H6279 עתר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root (rather denominative from H6281); to burn incense in worship, that is, intercede (reciprocally listen to prayer)

KJV Usage: intreat, (make) pray (-er).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to pray, entreat, supplicate
a. (Qal) to pray, entreat
b. (Niphal) to be supplicated, be entreated
c. (Hiphil) to make supplication, plead
Origin: a primitive root [rather denominative from H6281]
TWOT: 1722
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H6279 עתר is used in the Bible

19 occurrences of H6279 עתר

Genesis 25:21
Exodus 8:8
Exodus 8:9
Exodus 8:28
Exodus 8:29
Exodus 8:30
Exodus 9:28
Exodus 10:17
Exodus 10:18
Judges 13:8
2 Samuel 21:14
2 Samuel 24:25
1 Chronicles 5:20
2 Chronicles 33:13
2 Chronicles 33:19
Ezra 8:23
Job 22:27
Job 33:26
Isaiah 19:22

Corresponding Greek Words

atar see G4016 par em ballo
atar G4912 sun echo
atar G5117 topos
atar hi.,qal. G2172 euchomai
atar ni. G1522 eis akouo
atar ni. G1595 hekousios
atar ni. G1873 ep akouo
atar qal,hi G4336 pros euchomai
atar qal.,pi. G4737 stephanoo