5612. óruomai
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óruomai: to roar, howl
Original Word: ὠρύομαι
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: óruomai
Phonetic Spelling: (o-roo'-om-ahee)
Short Definition: I roar, howl
Definition: I roar, howl, as a beast.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
onomatop., a prim. verb
to roar, howl
NASB Translation
roaring (1).

STRONGS NT 5612: ὠρύομαι

ὠρύομαι; deponent middle; the Sept. for שָׁאַג; to roar, to howl, (of a lion, wolf, dog, and other beasts): 1 Peter 5:8 (Judges 14:5; Psalm 21:14 (); Jeremiah 2:15; Wis. 17:18; Theocritus, Plato, others); of men, to raise a loud and inarticulate cry: either of grief, Herodotus 3, 117; or of joy, id. 4, 75; to sing with a loud voice, Pindar Ol. 9, 163.


Middle voice of an apparently primary verb; to "roar" -- roar.

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