H5916 עכר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to roil water; figuratively to disturb or afflict

KJV Usage: trouble, stir.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to trouble, stir up, disturb, make (someone) taboo
a. (Qal) to disturb, trouble
b. (Niphal)
1. to be disturbed, be stirred up
2. disturbance, calamity (participle)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1621
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5916 עכר is used in the Bible

13 occurrences of H5916 עכר

Genesis 34:30
Joshua 6:18
Joshua 7:25
Judges 11:35
1 Samuel 14:29
1 Kings 18:17
1 Kings 18:18
1 Chronicles 2:7
Psalms 39:2
Proverbs 11:17
Proverbs 11:29
Proverbs 15:6
Proverbs 15:27

Corresponding Greek Words

akhar G1842 ex olethreuo
akhar G525 ap allasso
akhar G1294 dia strepho
akhar G3645 olothreuo
akhar G5017 tarachos
akhar ni G622 ap ollumi
akhar ni. G340 ana kainizo