mar; mar or (fem.) marah
Parts of Speech
TWOT 1248a, TWOT 1248c
Root Word (Etymology)
KJV Translation Count — 38x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. bitter, bitterness
a. of water or food
b. of harlot's end, end of wickedness, cry (fig.)
c. of pain (subst)
mar, mar; or (feminine) marah, maw-raw'; from 4843; bitter (literally or figuratively); also (as noun) bitterness, or (adverbially) bitterly: — + angry, bitter(-ly, -ness), chafed, discontented, X great, heavy.
Concordance Results Using KJV
And when Esau heard the words of his father, he cried with a great and exceeding H4751 cry, and said unto his father, Bless me, even me also, O my father.
And when they came to Marah, they could not drink of the waters of Marah, for they were H4751: therefore the name of it was called Marah.
And the priest shall set the woman before the LORD, and uncover the woman's head, and put the offering of memorial in her hands, which is the jealousy offering: and the priest shall have in his hand the H4751 water that causeth the curse:
And the priest shall charge her by an oath, and say unto the woman, If no man have lain with thee, and if thou hast not gone aside to uncleanness with another instead of thy husband, be thou free from this H4751 water that causeth the curse:
And the priest shall write these curses in a book, and he shall blot them out with the H4751 water:
And he shall cause the woman to drink the H4751 water that causeth the curse: and the water that causeth the curse shall enter into her, and become H4751.
And when he hath made her to drink the water, then it shall come to pass, that, if she be defiled, and have done trespass against her husband, that the water that causeth the curse shall enter into her, and become H4751, and her belly shall swell, and her thigh shall rot: and the woman shall be a curse among her people.
And the children of Dan said unto him, Let not thy voice be heard among us, lest H4751 fellows run upon thee, and thou lose thy life, with the lives of thy household.
And she was in H4751ness of soul, and prayed unto the LORD, and wept sore.
Then said Samuel, Bring ye hither to me Agag the king of the Amalekites. And Agag came unto him delicately. And Agag said, Surely the H4751ness of death is past.