Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
TWOT Reference: 378
KJV Translation Count — 14x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to cause strife, stir up, contend, meddle, strive, be stirred up
a. (Piel) to stir up strife, excite strife
1. to excite oneself against, engage in strife
2. to excite oneself (against foe), wage war
garah, gaw-raw'; a primitive root; properly, to grate, i.e. (figuratively) to anger: — contend, meddle, stir up, strive.
Concordance Results Using KJV
H1624 not with them; for I will not give you of their land, no, not so much as a foot breadth; because I have given mount Seir unto Esau for a possession.
And the LORD said unto me, Distress not the Moabites, neither H1624 with them in battle: for I will not give thee of their land for a possession; because I have given Ar unto the children of Lot for a possession.
And when thou comest nigh over against the children of Ammon, distress them not, nor H1624 with them: for I will not give thee of the land of the children of Ammon any possession; because I have given it unto the children of Lot for a possession.
Rise ye H1624, take your journey, and pass over the river Arnon: behold, I have given into thine hand Sihon the Amorite, king of Heshbon, and his land: begin to possess it, and H1624 with him in battle.
Thou hast indeed smitten Edom, and thine heart hath lifted thee H1624: glory of this, and tarry at home: for why shouldest thou H1624 to thy hurt, that thou shouldest fall, even thou, and Judah with thee?
Thou sayest, Lo, thou hast smitten the Edomites; and thine heart lifteth thee H1624 to boast: abide now at home; why shouldest thou H1624 to thine hurt, that thou shouldest fall, even thou, and Judah with thee?
A wrathful man H1624reth H1624 strife: but he that is slow to anger appeaseth strife.
They that forsake the law praise the wicked: but such as keep the law H1624 with them.
He that is of a proud heart H1624reth H1624 strife: but he that putteth his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.
An angry man H1624reth H1624 strife, and a furious man aboundeth in transgression.