H7321 רוּע - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to mar (especially by breaking); figuratively to split the ears (with sound), that is, shout (for alarm or joy)

KJV Usage: blow an alarm, cry (alarm, aloud, out), destroy, make a joyful noise, smart, shout (for joy), sound an alarm, triumph.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to shout, raise a sound, cry out, give a blast
a. (Hiphil)
1. to shout a war-cry or alarm of battle
2. to sound a signal for war or march
3. to shout in triumph (over enemies)
4. to shout in applause
5. to shout (with religious impulse)
6. to cry out in distress
b. (Polal) to utter a shout
c. (Hithpolel)
1. to shout in triumph
2. to shout for joy
2. (Niphal) destroyed
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2135
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7321 רוּע is used in the Bible

First 30 of 42 occurrences of H7321 רוּע

Numbers 10:7 but ye shall not sound an alarm.
Numbers 10:9 you, then ye shall blow an alarm
Joshua 6:5 shall shout
Joshua 6:10 Ye shall not shout,
Joshua 6:10 you shout;
Joshua 6:10 then shall ye shout.
Joshua 6:16 Shout;
Joshua 6:20 shouted
Joshua 6:20 shouted
Judges 7:21 and cried,
Judges 15:14 shouted
1 Samuel 4:5 shouted
1 Samuel 10:24 shouted,
1 Samuel 17:20 and shouted
1 Samuel 17:52 and shouted,
2 Chronicles 13:12 to cry alarm
2 Chronicles 13:15 gave a shout:
2 Chronicles 13:15 shouted,
Ezra 3:11 shouted
Ezra 3:13 shouted
Job 30:5 men, (they cried
Job 38:7 shouted
Psalms 41:11 doth not triumph
Psalms 47:1 shout
Psalms 60:8 triumph
Psalms 65:13 they shout for joy,
Psalms 66:1 Make a joyful noise
Psalms 81:1 make a joyful noise
Psalms 95:1 let us make a joyful noise
Psalms 95:2 and make a joyful noise

Distinct usage

7 shouted
5 Make a joyful noise
2 shouted,
2 shout
2 shout,
1 but ye shall not sound an alarm.
1 you, then ye shall blow an alarm
1 shall shout
1 Ye shall not shout,
1 you shout;
1 then shall ye shout.
1 Shout;
1 and cried,
1 and shouted
1 and shouted,
1 to cry alarm
1 gave a shout:
1 men, (they cried
1 doth not triumph
1 triumph
1 they shout for joy,
1 let us make a joyful noise
1 and make a joyful noise
1 will I triumph.
1 shall smart
1 shall be destroyed.
1 shall cry out;
1 neither shall there be shouting:
1 he shall cry,
1 it: shout,
1 cry aloud
1 and sound an alarm
1 Now why dost thou cry

Corresponding Greek Words

rua hi,hithpal G2896 krazo
rua hi. G134 aineo
rua hi. G310 ana boao
rua hi. G349 ana krazo
rua hi. G994 boao
rua hi. G2784 kerusso
rua hi. G2905 kraugazo
rua hi. G4537 salpizo
rua hi. G4591 semaino
rua hi.,qal. G214 alalazo