H7493 רעשׁ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to undulate (as the earth, the sky, etc.; also a field of grain), particularly through fear; specifically to spring (as a locust)

KJV Usage: make afraid, (re-) move, quake, (make to) shake, (make to) tremble.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to quake, shake
a. (Qal) to quake, shake
b. (Niphal) to be made to quake
c. (Hiphil)
1. to cause to quake
2. to cause to spring or leap (of horse)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2195
Parts of Speech: Verb

to shake
1) to quake, shake
1a) (Qal) to quake, shake
1b) (Niphal) to be made to quake
1c1) to cause to quake
1c2) to cause to spring or leap (of horse)

View how H7493 רעשׁ is used in the Bible

30 occurrences of H7493 רעשׁ

Judges 5:4 trembled,
2 Samuel 22:8 and trembled;
Job 39:20 Canst thou make him afraid
Psalms 18:7 and trembled;
Psalms 46:3 shake
Psalms 60:2 to tremble;
Psalms 68:8 shook,
Psalms 72:16 shall shake
Psalms 77:18 and shook.
Isaiah 13:13 shall remove
Isaiah 14:16 that shook
Isaiah 24:18 do shake.
Jeremiah 4:24 and, lo, they trembled,
Jeremiah 8:16 trembled
Jeremiah 10:10 shall tremble,
Jeremiah 49:21 is moved
Jeremiah 50:46 is moved,
Jeremiah 51:29 shall tremble
Ezekiel 26:10 shall shake
Ezekiel 26:15 shake
Ezekiel 27:28 shall shake
Ezekiel 31:16 to shake
Ezekiel 38:20 shall shake
Joel 2:10 shall tremble:
Joel 3:16 shall shake:
Amos 9:1 may shake:
Nahum 1:5 quake
Haggai 2:6 and I will shake
Haggai 2:7 And I will shake
Haggai 2:21 I will shake

Distinct usage

4 shall shake
2 and trembled;
2 shake
2 and I will shake
1 trembled,
1 Canst thou make him afraid
1 to tremble;
1 shall remove
1 that shook
1 do shake.
1 and, lo, they trembled,
1 trembled
1 shall tremble
1 may shake:
1 I will shake
1 to shake
1 is moved
1 is moved,
1 and shook.
1 shall shake:
1 shook,
1 quake
1 shall tremble:
1 shall tremble,

Corresponding Greek Words

raash G5015 tarasso
raash G5399 phobeo
raash qal,ni,hi G4579 seio

Related words


H7494 רעשׁ ra‛ash
From H7493; vibration, bounding, uproar

KJV Usage: commotion, confused noise, earthquake, fierceness, quaking, rattling, rushing, shaking.