H6168 ערה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to be (causatively make) bare; hence to empty, pour out, demolish

KJV Usage: leave destitute, discover, empty, make naked, pour (out), rase, spread self, uncover.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be bare, be nude, uncover, leave destitute, discover, empty, raze, pour out
a. (Piel)
1. to bare, lay bare
2. to lay bare by emptying, empty
3. to pour out
b. (Hiphil)
1. to make naked, strip bare (of sexual offences)
2. to pour out
c. (Niphal) to be poured out, be exposed
d. (Hithpael)
1. to expose oneself, make oneself naked
2. pouring oneself, spreading oneself (participle)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1692
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H6168 ערה is used in the Bible

16 occurrences of H6168 ערה

Genesis 24:20 and emptied
Leviticus 20:18 he hath discovered
Leviticus 20:19 for he uncovereth
2 Chronicles 24:11 and emptied
Psalms 37:35 and spreading
Psalms 137:7 Rase
Psalms 137:7 it, rase
Psalms 141:8 leave
Psalms 141:8 destitute.
Isaiah 3:17 will uncover
Isaiah 22:6 uncovered
Isaiah 32:15 shall be poured
Isaiah 53:12 because he hath poured out
Lamentations 4:21 and shalt make thyself naked.
Habakkuk 3:13 by laying bare
Zephaniah 2:14 for he shall uncover

Distinct usage

2 and emptied
1 he hath discovered
1 for he uncovereth
1 and spreading
1 Rase
1 it, rase
1 leave
1 destitute.
1 will uncover
1 uncovered
1 shall be poured
1 because he hath poured out
1 and shalt make thyself naked.
1 by laying bare
1 for he shall uncover

Corresponding Greek Words

arah G5166 trugao
arah G5515 chloros
arah hithp. G1869 ep airo
arah hi. G3860 para didomi
arah ni. G1904 ep erchomai
arah ni. G2064 erchomai
arah pi,hi G601 apo kalupto
arah pi. G343 ana kalupto