H781 ארשׂ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to engage for matrimony

KJV Usage: betroth, espouse.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to betroth, engage
a. (Piel) to betroth (man or woman)
b. (Pual) to be betrothed
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 170
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H781 ארשׂ is used in the Bible

10 occurrences of H781 ארשׂ

Exodus 22:16
Deuteronomy 20:7
Deuteronomy 22:23
Deuteronomy 22:25
Deuteronomy 22:27
Deuteronomy 22:28
Deuteronomy 28:30
2 Samuel 3:14
Hosea 2:19
Hosea 2:20

Corresponding Greek Words

aras pi. G2983 lambano
aras pi., pu. G3423 mnesteuo