the Week of Proper 21 / Ordinary 26
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #7494 - רַעַשׁ
1) quaking, rattling, shaking
1b) quaking, trembling (of person)
1c) shaking, quivering (of dart)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
1 specifically earthquake, Amos 1:1; Zechariah 14:5; 1 Kings 19:11 (twice in verse); 1 Kings 19:12; figurative of ׳י s judgement Isaiah 29:6; Ezekiel 38:19; compare (in vision) קוֺלגָּרוֺל ׳ר Ezekiel 3:12,13; probably also Ezekiel 37:7 (ᵐ5 Thes Co Krae; > rustling, rattling, Hi-Sm Toy); hence hyperbole of shaking of earth by tramping of warriors Isaiah 9:4, by war-chariots Jeremiah 47:3, compare Jeremiah 10:22, or wheels Nahum 3:2.
2 quaking, trembling, of person Ezekiel 12:18.
3 shaking, quivering, of horse eager to start Job 39:24 (+ רֹגֶז), of dart Job 41:21 (al. rushing sound).
(1) noise, tumult (Raufchen, Raffeln), e.g. of chariots (Geraffel), Nahum 3:2; Jeremiah 47:3 of horses running, Job 39:24 of battle (Geräufch), Isaiah 9:4; Jeremiah 10:22 but especially crashing in an earthquake; hence an earthquake, 1 Kings 19:11; Amos 1:1; Zechariah 14:5.
(2) trembling, Ezekiel 12:18 brandishing of a spear, Job 41:21.
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