H6206 ערץ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to awe or (intransitively) to dread; hence to harass

KJV Usage: be affrighted (afraid, dread, feared, terrified), break, dread, fear, oppress, prevail, shake terribly.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to tremble, dread, fear, oppress, prevail, break, be terrified, cause to tremble
a. (Qal)
1. to cause to tremble, terrify
2. to tremble, feel dread
b. (Niphal) to be awesome, be terrible
c. (Hiphil)
1. to regard or treat with awe, regard or treat as awful
2. to inspire with awe, terrify
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1702
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H6206 ערץ is used in the Bible

15 occurrences of H6206 ערץ

Deuteronomy 1:29
Deuteronomy 7:21
Deuteronomy 20:3
Deuteronomy 31:6
Joshua 1:9
Job 13:25
Job 31:34
Psalms 10:18
Psalms 89:7
Isaiah 2:19
Isaiah 2:21
Isaiah 8:12
Isaiah 8:13
Isaiah 29:23
Isaiah 47:12

Corresponding Greek Words

arats G1168 deiliao
arats G1578 ek klino
arats G2125 eulabeomai
arats G2352 thrauo
arats G3166 megal aucheo
arats G4422 ptoeo
arats hi. G5015 tarasso
arats hi. G5399 phobeo
arats ni. G1740 en doxazo