A primitive root; properly to scrutinize, that is, look intently at; hence (with recognition implied), to acknowledge, beacquaintedwith, carefor, respect, revere, or (with suspicion implied), to disregard, ignore, bestrange toward, reject, resign, dissimulate (as if ignorant or disowning)
KJV Usage: acknowledge, X could, deliver, discern, dissemble, estrange, feign self to be another, know, take knowledge (notice), perceive, regard, (have) respect, behave (make) self strange (-ly).
1. to recognise, acknowledge, know, respect, discern, regard a. (Niphal) to be recognised b. (Piel) to regard c. (Hiphil) 1. to regard, observe, pay attention to, pay regard to, notice 2. to recognise (as formerly known), perceive 3. to be willing to recognise or acknowledge, acknowledge with honour 4. to be acquainted with 5. to distinguish, understand d. (Hithpael) to make oneself known 2. to act or treat as foreign or strange, disguise, misconstrue a. (Niphal) to disguise oneself b. (Piel) 1. to treat as foreign (profane) 2. to misconstrue c. (Hithpael) 1. to act as alien 2. to disguise oneself
Origin: a primitive root
Parts of Speech: Verb