6191. arom
Strong's Concordance
arom: to be shrewd or crafty
Original Word: עָרֹם
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: arom
Phonetic Spelling: (aw-ram')
Short Definition: shrewd
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
Definition
to be shrewd or crafty
NASB Translation
become shrewd (1), make shrewd (1), sensible (1), very cunning (1).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
[עָרֹם LagBN 31] verb be shrewd, crafty (Late Hebrew id., Hiph`il; Arabic , , be ill-natured, cross; ᵑ7 adjective עָרִים shrewd, Syriac id., and verb in derived species (Pe`al in Lexicons)); —

Qal Infinitive absolute in עָרֹם יַעְרִם 1 Samuel 23:22 he is exceedingly crafty.

Hiph`il Imperfect be crafty, 3 masculine singular יַעְרִם 1 Samuel 23:22; be or become shrewd יַעְרִם Proverbs 15:5; Proverbs 19:25; all these

Qal Imperfect in ִ֯ according to BaZMG xliii (1889), 180 so Ges§ 63n BuhlLex, but perhaps read יֶעְרַם as

Qal; True.

Hiph`il in 3 masculine plural יַעֲרִימוּ סוֺד Psalm 83:4 they make crafty (their) counsel against thy people.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
very, beware, take crafty counsel, be prudent, deal subtilly

A primitive root; properly, to be (or make) bare; but used only in the derivative sense (through the idea perhaps of smoothness) to be cunning (usually in a bad sense) -- X very, beware, take crafty (counsel), be prudent, deal subtilly.

Forms and Transliterations
יַעְרִ֑ם יַעְרִֽם׃ יַעֲרִ֣ימוּ יערימו יערם יערם׃ עָר֥וֹם ערום ‘ā·rō·wm ‘ārōwm aRom ya‘·rim ya‘ărîmū ya‘rim ya·‘ă·rî·mū yaaRimu yaRim
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4 Occurrences


‘ā·rō·wm — 1 Occ.
ya·‘ă·rî·mū — 1 Occ.
ya‘·rim — 2 Occ.

1 Samuel 23:22
HEB: אָמַ֣ר אֵלַ֔י עָר֥וֹם יַעְרִ֖ם הֽוּא׃
NAS: for I am told that he is very cunning.
KJV: him there: for it is told me [that] he dealeth very subtilly.
INT: I am told about is very chestnut tree he

Psalm 83:3
HEB: עַֽל־ עַ֭מְּךָ יַעֲרִ֣ימוּ ס֑וֹד וְ֝יִתְיָעֲצ֗וּ
NAS: They make shrewd plans against
KJV: They have taken crafty counsel
INT: against your people make plans and conspire

Proverbs 15:5
HEB: וְשֹׁמֵ֖ר תּוֹכַ֣חַת יַעְרִֽם׃
NAS: reproof is sensible.
KJV: reproof is prudent.
INT: regards reproof is sensible

Proverbs 19:25
HEB: תַּ֭כֶּה וּפֶ֣תִי יַעְרִ֑ם וְהוֹכִ֥יחַ לְ֝נָב֗וֹן
NAS: and the naive may become shrewd, But reprove
KJV: and the simple will beware: and reprove
INT: Strike and the naive may become reprove has

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