Word Summary
parach: to bud, sprout, shoot
Original Word: פָרַח
Transliteration: parach
Phonetic Spelling: (paw-rakh')
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to bud, sprout, shoot
Meaning: to break forth as a, bud, bloom, to spread, to fly, to flourish
Strong's Concordance
abroad, abundantly, blossom, break forth out, bud, flourish, make fly, grow,

A primitive root; to break forth as a bud, i.e. Bloom; generally, to spread; specifically, to fly (as extending the wings); figuratively, to flourish -- X abroad, X abundantly, blossom, break forth (out), bud, flourish, make fly, grow, spread, spring (up).


H6524. parach

I. מָּרַחverb bud, sprout, shoot (NT Hiph`il = Biblical Hebrew Hiph`il 2; Ecclus פרח

Qal = flourish,

Hiph`il causative, Ecclesiasticus 49:10; Ecclesiasticus 40:19; Arabic II. hatch, also sprout, young of bird (see אֶפְרֹחַ‎ below), twig, sprout; Assyrian pir—u, noun sprout; — on meaning compare GFMJBL x (1891), 57); —

Qal Perfect3masculine singular ׳פEzekiel 7:10 +, etc; Imperfect3masculine singular יִפְרַחHosea 14:6 +, 3 feminine plural תִּפְרַחְנָהIsaiah 66:14, etc.; Infinitive absolute מָּרֹחַ35:2; construct בִּפְרֹךְPsalm 92:8; Participle feminine מֹּרַ֫חַתGenesis 40:10; — bud, sprout, send out shoots, of vine 40:10 (E), Hosea 14:8 (simile), Song of Solomon 6:11; 7:13; fig-tree Habakkuk 3:17 (< ᵐ5‎ We Now תִּפְרֶח‎); rods Numbers 17:20; Numbers 17:23; metaphor of restored Israel Hosea 14:6; Isaiah 27:6, compare of bones 66:14 (כַּדֶּשֶׁא‎); of righteous Psalm 72:7; 92:13; Proverbs 11:28; of wicked (עֵשֶׂב כְּמוֺ‎) Psalm 92:8; also of steppe (עֲרָבָה‎) Isaiah 35:1, תִּפְרַח מָּרֹחַ35:2; figurative of judgment Hosea 10:4 (כָּראֹשׁ‎; but on text see Now); of זָדוֺן‎ (q. v. p. 268) Ezekiel 7:10.

Hiph`il Perfect1singular הִפְרַחְתִּיEzekiel 17:24; Imperfect יַפְרִחַJob 14:9, etc.; —

1 cause to bud or sprout, with accusative עֵץEzekiel 17:24, זֶרַעIsaiah 17:11, both figurative

2 shew buds, sprouts, of tree Job 14:9; figurative of righteous Psalm 92:14; = flourish, of יְשָׁרִים אֹהֶל‎, Proverbs 14:11 (all

Qal in ִ֯‎ according to BaZMG xliii (1889), 180 f.).

II. מָּרַחverb break out, of leprosy and like eruptions (in P) (usually taken as = I. ׳פ‎, but dubious; Late Hebrew id., also decay, ferment VogelstLandwirthschaft 22; Syriac spread, of leprosy, etc.; NS. leprous spots); —

Qal Perfect3masculine singular ׳פLeviticus 13:39 (of בֹּהַקִ‎), ׳וּפ‎ consecutive 14:43 (of נֶגַע‎); of צָרַעַת‎3feminine singular מָּרָ֑חָה13:20, 25, also Imperfect3feminine singular + Infinitive absolute תִּפְרַח מָּרוֺחַ13:12, and Participle feminine מֹּרַחַת‎ see 42; of שְׁחִיןParticiple masculine מֹּרֵחַExodus 9:9-10,.

III. [מָּרַח‎] verb fly, Aramaism, si vera lectio (Late Hebrew id., especially fly away; Aramaic מְּרַח‎, fly; insect, bird); —

Qal Participle feminine plural לְפֹרְחוֺתEzekiel 13:20 (twice in verse) for (like ?) flying things, i. e. birds, but strike out ᵑ6 ᵐ5‎ Hi Siegf in va (where probably insert from vb); Co Toy Berthol Krae in va; vb.