A primitive root; properly to toss violently and suddenly (the sea with waves, the skin with boils); figuratively (in a favorable manner) to settle, that is, quiet; specifically to wink (from the motion of the eye lids)
KJV Usage: break, divide, find ease, be a moment, (cause, give, make to) rest, make suddenly.
1. to act in an instant, stir up, disturb a. (Qal) to stir up, disturb b. (Hiphil) to make a twinkling 2. to rest or repose, be at rest or repose, settle, quiet, give rest a. (Niphal) 1. to cause to rest (of sword, of the sea) 2. to wink (with prep) b. (Hiphil) 1. to give rest to 2. to rest, repose 3. to harden
Origin: a primitive root
Parts of Speech: Verb