Word Summary
aruchah: a meal, allowance
Original Word: אֲרֻחָה
Transliteration: aruchah
Phonetic Spelling: (ar-oo-khaw')
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Short Definition: a meal, allowance
Meaning: a meal, allowance
Strong's Concordance
allowance, diet, dinner, victuals

Feminine passive participle of 'arach (in the sense of appointing); a ration of food -- allowance, diet, dinner, victuals.

see HEBREW 'arach


H737. aruchah

אֲרֻחָהnoun feminine meal, allowance (of food) absolute Jeremiah 40:5; construct יָרָק אֲרֻחַתProverbs 15:17 a portion of herbs, i.e. a slender meal; elsewhere of allowance given to captive king Jehoiachin, ׳א תָּמִידa continual allowance 2 Kings 25:30 = Jeremiah 52:34; אֲרֻחָתוֺib. = id.