6184. arits
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arits: awe-inspiring, terror-striking
Original Word: עָרִיץ
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: arits
Phonetic Spelling: (aw-reets')
Short Definition: ruthless

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from arats
awe-inspiring, terror-striking
NASB Translation
dread (1), most ruthless (2), ruthless (6), ruthless men (1), ruthless ones (1), tyrant (1), tyrants (4), violent (2), violent men (2).

עָרִיץ adjective awe-inspiring, terror-striking; — ׳ע of ׳י, כְּגִבּוֺר עָרִיץ Jeremiah 20:11; plural as substantive עָרִיצִים, in bad sense of formidable adversaries, personal, Jeremiah 15:21 ("" רָעִים), Job 6:23 ("" צָר), and national, Psalm 54:5 ("" זָרִים), = ׳עֲדַת ע Psalm 86:14 ("" זֵדִים), ׳הֲמוֺן ע Isaiah 29:5 ("" זָרָ֑יִח); especially of Chaldeans Isaiah 13:11, construct עָרִצֵי גוֺיִם most terrifying of the nations Ezekiel 28:7 ("" זָרִים) Ezekiel 30:11; Ezekiel 31:12 ("" זָרִים), Ezekiel 32:12; so (probably) singular עָרִיץ Isaiah 49:25 (read ׳ע also for צַדִּיק Isaiah 49:24, so Lo Ew Che Gr and others); without specific reference גּוֺיִם עָרִיצִים Isaiah 25:3 awe-inspiring nations (Du Che take ׳ע as substantive), ׳רִוּחַ ע Isaiah 25:4 (strike out as gloss Di and others), ׳זְמִיר ע Isaiah 25:5 (strike out verse as gloss Du Che); late, of wicked in General, as ruthless ׳רָאִיתִי רָשָׁע ע Psalm 37:35 I have seen a wicked man ruthless; as substantive, Isaiah 29:20 ("" לֵץ), Job 15:20 ("" רשׁע), plural Job 27:13 ("" id.), Proverbs 11:16; read also עָרִיצִ(יםׅ Isaiah 11:4 (for ᵑ0 אֶרֶץ), so Che BrMP Du Gr and others ("" רָשָׁע).

mighty, oppressor, in great power, strong, terrible, violent

From arats; fearful, i.e. Powerful or tyrannical -- mighty, oppressor, in great power, strong, terrible, violent.

see HEBREW arats

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