the Week of Proper 21 / Ordinary 26
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #7413 - רָמָה
1) height, high place
1a) as place of illicit worship
ff1) eimr (רמיה RMYH) - I. Deceitful:[Unknown connection to root;] II. Slothful:[Unknown connection to root] KJV (15): deceitful, deceit, slothful, false, guile, idle, slack - Strongs: H7423 (רְמִיָּה)
V) emr (רמה RMH) - I. Throw:To throw or shoot arrows. [Hebrew and Aramaic] II. Deceive:[Unknown connection to root] KJV (24): (vf: Paal, Piel, Participle) deceive, beguile, throw, betray, carry - Strongs: H7411 (רָמָה), H7412 (רְמָה)
V) mfr (רומ RWM) - Lift: To lift something up. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (198): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hophal) lift, exalt, high, offer, give, heave, extol, lofty, take, tall - Strongs: H7311 (רָמַם), H7313 (רוּם)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
(1) to cast, to throw, Exodus 15:1, 21 Exodus 15:21. (2) to shoot (with a bow), Jeremiah 4:29; Psalms 78:9. (Arab. رمى Eth. ረመየ፡ Syr. and Ch. ܪܡܳܐ id. To this answers Gr. ῥίπτω.)
Piel רִמָּה to beguile, to deceive (prop. to throw down, to trip up, like the Gr. σφάλλω; whence Lat. fallo), Proverbs 26:19; Genesis 29:25. Pregn, 1 Chronicles 12:17, לְרַמּוֹתַנִי לְצָרַי “to deceive me (and betray) to my enemies.”
Derivatives, רְמִיָּה, מִרְמָה, הָּרְמָה, תַּרְמִית, and pr.n. יִרְמְיָה.
רָמָה f. (with Kametz impure, from the root רוּם to be lofty)
(1) a lofty place, 1 Samuel 22:6 especially one consecrated to the worship of idols, Ezekiel 16:24, 25 Ezekiel 16:25, 39 Ezekiel 16:39. Compare בַּמַה.
(2) [Ramah], pr.n.
(a) of a town in the tribe of Benjamin, Judges 19:13 with the art. Isaiah 10:29 to the north of Jerusalem, Joshua 18:25; Judges 4:5; Jeremiah 31:15; Hosea 5:8; 1 Kings 15:17.
(b) of a town in Mount Ephraim, the birth-place and abode of Samuel, 1 Samuel 1:19, 2:11 7:17 15:34 16:13 fully רָמָתַיִם צוֹפִים 1 Samuel 1:1, Gr. Ῥαμαθέμ, 1Ma_11:34.
(c) of a town of Naphtali, Joshua 19:36.
(d) רָמַת הַמִּצְפֶּה (“the high place of the watchtower”), Joshua 13:26, a town in Gilead, otherwise called רָאמוֹת, רָמוֹת, verse Joshua 13:9.
(e) רָמַת לְחִי, see לְחִי No. 3. Gentile noun רָמָתִי 1 Chronicles 27:27.
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org.
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