a primitive root; TWOT - 2412, 2412a
AV - hear 785, hearken 196, obey 81, publish 17, understand 9,
obedient 8, diligently 8, shew 6, sound 3, declare 3, discern 2,
noise 2, perceive 2, tell 2, reported 2, misc 33; 1159
1) to hear, listen to, obey
1a1) to hear (perceive by ear)
1a2) to hear of or concerning
1a3) to hear (have power to hear)
1a4) to hear with attention or interest, listen to
1a5) to understand (language)
1a6) to hear (of judicial cases)
1a7) to listen, give heed
1a7a) to consent, agree
1a7b) to grant request
1a8) to listen to, yield to
1a9) to obey, be obedient
1b1) to be heard (of voice or sound)
1b2) to be heard of
1b3) to be regarded, be obeyed
1c) (Piel) to cause to hear, call to hear, summon
1d1) to cause to hear, tell, proclaim, utter a sound
1d2) to sound aloud (musical term)
1d3) to make proclamation, summon
1d4) to cause to be heard
For thus saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel; Let not your prophets and your diviners, that be in the midst of you, deceive you, neither hearken08085, 8799
to your dreams which ye cause to be dreamed.
Then shall ye call upon me, and ye shall go and pray unto me, and I will hearken08085, 8804
Because they have not hearkened08085, 8804
to my words, saith the LORD, which I sent unto them by my servants the prophets, rising up early and sending them ; but ye would not hear08085, 8804
, saith the LORD.
ye therefore the word of the LORD, all ye of the captivity, whom I have sent from Jerusalem to Babylon:
For thus saith the LORD; We have heard08085, 8804
a voice of trembling, of fear, and not of peace. of fear...: or, there is fear, and not peace
For thus saith the LORD; Sing with gladness for Jacob, and shout among the chief of the nations: publish08085, 8685
ye, praise ye, and say, O LORD, save thy people, the remnant of Israel.
the word of the LORD, O ye nations, and declare it in the isles afar off, and say, He that scattered Israel will gather him, and keep him, as a shepherd doth his flock.
Thus saith the LORD; A voice was heard08085, 8738
in Ramah, lamentation, and bitter weeping; Rahel weeping for her children refused to be comforted for her children, because they were not.
I have surely08085, 8800 heard08085, 8804
Ephraim bemoaning himself thus ; Thou hast chastised me, and I was chastised, as a bullock unaccustomed to the yoke : turn thou me, and I shall be turned; for thou art the LORD my God.
And they came in, and possessed it; but they obeyed08085, 8804
not thy voice, neither walked in thy law; they have done nothing of all that thou commandedst them to do: therefore thou hast caused all this evil to come upon them:
And they have turned unto me the back, and not the face: though I taught them, rising up early and teaching them , yet they have not hearkened08085, 8802
to receive instruction. back: Heb. neck
And it shall be to me a name of joy, a praise and an honour before all the nations of the earth, which shall hear08085, 8799
all the good that I do unto them: and they shall fear and tremble for all the goodness and for all the prosperity that I procure unto it.
Thus saith the LORD; Again there shall be heard08085, 8735
in this place, which ye say shall be desolate without man and without beast, even in the cities of Judah, and in the streets of Jerusalem, that are desolate, without man, and without inhabitant, and without beast,
Yet hear08085, 8798
the word of the LORD, O Zedekiah king of Judah; Thus saith the LORD of thee, Thou shalt not die by the sword:
Now when all the princes, and all the people, which had entered into the covenant, heard08085, 8799
that every one should let his manservant, and every one his maidservant, go free, that none should serve themselves of them any more, then they obeyed08085, 8799
, and let them go.
At the end of seven years let ye go every man his brother an Hebrew, which hath been sold unto thee; and when he hath served thee six years, thou shalt let him go free from thee: but your fathers hearkened08085, 8804
not unto me, neither inclined their ear. hath been...: or, hath sold himself
Therefore thus saith the LORD; Ye have not hearkened08085, 8804
unto me, in proclaiming liberty, every one to his brother, and every man to his neighbour: behold, I proclaim a liberty for you, saith the LORD, to the sword, to the pestilence, and to the famine; and I will make you to be removed into all the kingdoms of the earth. to be...: Heb. for a removing