H5737 עדר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to arrange, as a battle, a vineyard (to hoe); hence to muster, and so to miss (or find wanting)

KJV Usage: dig, fail, keep (rank), lack.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to help
a. (Qal) to help
2. to hoe
a. (Niphal) to be hoed
3. to be lacking, fail
a. (Niphal)
1. to be lacking
2. to leave lacking
b. (Piel) to leave lacking
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1570,1571,1572
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5737 עדר is used in the Bible

11 occurrences of H5737 עדר

1 Samuel 30:19 And there was nothing lacking
2 Samuel 17:22 there was left
1 Kings 4:27 they lacked
1 Chronicles 12:33 who could keep rank:
1 Chronicles 12:38 that could keep
Isaiah 5:6 nor dug;
Isaiah 7:25 that shall be dug
Isaiah 34:16 shall fail,
Isaiah 40:26 faileth.
Isaiah 59:15 faileth;
Zephaniah 3:5 he faileth

Distinct usage

1 And there was nothing lacking
1 there was left
1 they lacked
1 who could keep rank:
1 that could keep
1 nor dug;
1 that shall be dug
1 shall fail,
1 faileth.
1 faileth;
1 he faileth

Corresponding Greek Words

adar G142 airo
adar ni. G622 ap ollumi
adar ni. G722 arotriao
adar ni. G1392 doxazo
adar ni. G2990 lanthano
adar ni. G4626 skapto

Related words

H5737 עדר

H4576 מעדּר ma‛dêr
From H5737; a (weeding) hoe

KJV Usage: mattock.

H5738 עדר ‛eder
From H5737; an arrangement (that is, drove); Eder, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Ader.

H5739 עדר ‛êder
From H5737; an arrangement, that is, muster (of animals)

KJV Usage: drove, flock, herd.