חרה

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Root
ח־ר־ה

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חָרָה (khará) (pa'al construction, future יֶחֱרֶה)

  1. (dated) to be angry
    • Genesis 4:5, with translation of the English Standard Version:
      וְאֶל־קַיִן וְאֶל־מִנְחָתֹו לֹא שָׁעָה וַיִּחַר לְקַיִן מְאֹד וַֽיִּפְּלוּ פָּנָֽיו׃
      but for Cain and his offering he had no regard. So Cain was very angry, and his face fell.
    • Jonah 4:4, with translation of the New International Version:
      וַיֹּאמֶר יְהוָה הַהֵיטֵב חָרָה לָֽךְ׃
      But the LORD replied, “Is it right for you to be angry?”
  2. (Biblical Hebrew) to be burned
    • Isaiah 24:6, with translation of the New International Version:
      [] עַל־כֵּן חָרוּ יֹשְׁבֵי אֶרֶץ וְנִשְׁאַר אֱנֹושׁ מִזְעָֽר׃
      [] Therefore earth’s inhabitants are burned up, and very few are left.

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