Strong's Hebrew: 1624 גּרה  (garah) - stir up, meddle, contend, strive

H1624

גּרה 

Transliteration

garah;

Pronunciation

gaw-raw'

Parts of Speech

v

Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 378

KJV Translation Count — 14x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: stir up (6), meddle (4), contend (3), strive (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to cause strife, stir up, contend, meddle, strive, be stirred up
a. (Piel) to stir up strife, excite strife
b. (Hithpael)
1. to excite oneself against, engage in strife
2. to excite oneself (against foe), wage war

Strong's Definitions

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.

KJV

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.

KJV

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.

KJV

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.

KJV

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?

KJV

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?

KJV

A wrathful man H1624reth H1624 strife: but he that is slow to anger appeaseth strife.

KJV

They that forsake the law praise the wicked: but such as keep the law H1624 with them.

KJV

He that is of a proud heart H1624reth H1624 strife: but he that putteth his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.

KJV

An angry man H1624reth H1624 strife, and a furious man aboundeth in transgression.

KJV