cherec; kheh'-res or (with a directive enclitic) charcah
Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
from an unused root meaning to scrape
TWOT Reference: 759b, 748a
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. itch, an eruptive disease
cherec, kheh'-res; or (with a directive enclitic) charcah (khar'- saw}; from an unused root meaning to scrape; the itch; also (perhaps from the mediating idea of 2777) the sun: — itch, sun.
Concordance Results Using KJV
The LORD will smite thee with the botch of Egypt, and with the emerods, and with the scab, and with the H2775, whereof thou canst not be healed.
And Gideon the son of Joash returned from battle before the H2775 was up,
And the men of the city said unto him on the seventh day before the H2775 went down, What is sweeter than honey? and what is stronger than a lion? And he said unto them, If ye had not plowed with my heifer, ye had not found out my riddle.
Which commandeth the H2775, and it riseth not; and sealeth up the stars.