Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
TWOT Reference: 1692b
KJV Translation Count — 54x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. nakedness, nudity, shame, pudenda
a. pudenda (implying shameful exposure)
b. nakedness of a thing, indecency, improper behaviour
c. exposed, undefended (fig.)
`ervah, er-vaw'; from 6168; nudity, literally (especially the pudenda) or figuratively (disgrace, blemish): — nakedness, shame, unclean(-ness).
Concordance Results Using KJV
And Ham, the father of Canaan, saw the H6172 of his father, and told his two brethren without.
And Shem and Japheth took a garment, and laid it upon both their shoulders, and went backward, and covered the H6172 of their father; and their faces were backward, and they saw not their father's H6172.
And Joseph remembered the dreams which he dreamed of them, and said unto them, Ye are spies; to see the H6172 of the land ye are come.
And he said unto them, Nay, but to see the H6172 of the land ye are come.
Neither shalt thou go up by steps unto mine altar, that thy H6172 be not discovered thereon.
And thou shalt make them linen breeches to cover their H6172; from the loins even unto the thighs they shall reach:
None of you shall approach to any that is near of kin to him, to uncover their H6172: I am the LORD.
The H6172 of thy father, or the H6172 of thy mother, shalt thou not uncover: she is thy mother; thou shalt not uncover her H6172.
The H6172 of thy father's wife shalt thou not uncover: it is thy father's H6172.
The H6172 of thy sister, the daughter of thy father, or daughter of thy mother, whether she be born at home, or born abroad, even their H6172 thou shalt not uncover.