7456. raeb
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raeb: to be hungry
Original Word: רָעֵב
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: raeb
Phonetic Spelling: (raw-abe')
Short Definition: hungry

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
to be hungry
NASB Translation
famished (1), gets hungry (1), hunger (3), hungry (6), suffer hunger (2).

רָעֵב verb be hungry (Late Hebrew id. Hiph`il and derivatives; Assyrian rûbatu, hunger; Arabic be roomy, voracious, desire vehemently; Ethiopic be hungry); —

Qal Perfect3masculine singular ׳ר Isaiah 9:19; Isaiah 44:12; 3plural רָעֵ֑בוּ Psalm 34:11; Imperfect3masculine singular יִרְעַב Isaiah 8:21, 1plural נִרְעַב Jeremiah 42:14, etc.; — be hungry Isaiah 8:21; Genesis 41:55 (E; of land, = have famine), Jeremiah 42:14 (לַלֶּחֶם), Isaiah 49:10 ("" צמא), Isaiah 65:13 ("" id.; opposed to אכל), Psalm 50:12 if I should be hungry (of ׳י), Proverbs 6:30; Proverbs 19:15.

Hiph`il allow one to hunger, subject ׳י: Imperfect3masculine singular וַיַּרְעִבֶ֑ךָ Deuteronomy 8:3 (opposed to וַיַּאֲִ˜כלְךָ), יַרְעִיב נֶפֶשׁ Proverbs 10:3.

suffer to famish, be, have, suffer, hunger

A primitive root; to hunger -- (suffer to) famish, (be, have, suffer, suffer to) hunger(-ry).

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