5894. ir
Strong's Concordance
ir: waking or wakeful one
Original Word: עִיר
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: ir
Phonetic Spelling: (eer)
Definition: waking or wakeful one
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
(Aramaic) from a root corresponding to ur
waking or wakeful one
NASB Translation
watcher (2), watchers (1).

עִיר noun masculine waking, or wakeful, one, i.e. angel (√עיר, compare Syriac wake, waking (PS2843), Jewish-Aramaic עִיר, Late Hebrew עֵיר adjective awake); — absolute ׳ע Daniel 4:10; Daniel 4:20; plural absolute עִירִין Daniel 4:14; Aq Symm. ἐγρήγορος; compare CharlesEnoch i. 5; xxxix. 12; also p. 356 Dron the passage; doubtful is the connection with Phoenician Zophesemim (EusebPraep. Evang. 10), i.e. צפי שמים watchers of heaven, as keeping watch over or spying out (ZimKAT 3. 629 JeremAtim Licht d. AO 63).

עַל, עֵלָּא see עלה. עִלָּה see I. עלל.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

(Aramaic) from a root corresponding to uwr; a watcher, i.e. An angel (as guardian) -- watcher.

see HEBREW uwr

Forms and Transliterations
עִ֣יר עִירִין֙ עיר עירין ‘î·rîn ‘îr ‘îrîn ir iRin
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Englishman's Concordance
Daniel 4:13
HEB: מִשְׁכְּבִ֑י וַאֲלוּ֙ עִ֣יר וְקַדִּ֔ישׁ מִן־
NAS: and behold, an [angelic] watcher, a holy one,
KJV: and, behold, a watcher and an holy one
INT: my bed and behold an watcher A holy from

Daniel 4:17
HEB: בִּגְזֵרַ֤ת עִירִין֙ פִּתְגָמָ֔א וּמֵאמַ֥ר
NAS: is by the decree of the [angelic] watchers And the decision
KJV: [is] by the decree of the watchers, and the demand
INT: the decree of the watchers sentence command

Daniel 4:23
HEB: חֲזָ֣ה מַלְכָּ֡א עִ֣יר וְקַדִּ֣ישׁ נָחִ֣ת ׀
NAS: saw an [angelic] watcher, a holy one,
KJV: saw a watcher and an holy one
INT: saw the king an watcher A holy descending

3 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 5894
3 Occurrences

‘îr — 2 Occ.
‘î·rîn — 1 Occ.

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