Word Summary
ramah: to cast, shoot
Original Word: רָמָה
Transliteration: ramah
Phonetic Spelling: (raw-maw')
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to cast, shoot
Meaning: to hurl, to shoot, to delude, betray
Strong's Concordance
beguile, betray, bowman, carry, deceive, throw

A primitive root; to hurl; specifically, to shoot; figuratively, to delude or betray (as if causing to fall) -- beguile, betray, (bow-)man, carry, deceive, throw.


H7411. ramah

I. רָמָהverb cast, shoot (Assyrian ramû throw, lay; Arabic throw, shoot; Ethiopic strike, aim a blow at; Aramaic רְמָא‎, cast, throw); —

Qal Perfect3masculine singular ׳ר‎, subject ׳יExodus 15:1, 21 (song), with accusative + בַּיָּם‎; Participle קֶשֶׁת רֹמֵהJeremiah 4:29 collective (or read רֹמֵיbow-shooter, bowmen, plural construct רוֺמֵיקֿ ׳נוֺשְׁקֵיPsalm 78:9 (see II. נשׁק‎); compare רֹבֵהGenesis 21:20 (see II. קַשָּׁת רבה,

II. [רָמָה‎] verb Pi`el beguile, deal treacherously with (Late Hebrew in derivatives; רְמָא ᵑ7‎ Pa`el; BuhlLex compare Arabic VI. be sluggish, backward (of wound), become putrid, corrupt); — Perfect3masculine singular רִמָּהProverbs 26:19, suffix רִמָּנִי2 Samuel 19:27; 2masculine singular suffix רִמִּיתָנִיGenesis 29:25; 1 Samuel 28:12; 2feminine singular suffix דִמִּיתִנִי19:17, etc.; Infinitive construct suffix לְרַמּוֺתַנִי1 Chronicles 12:18 (van d. H. v.12:17); — be-guile, deceive, mislead, acc. person, Genesis 29:25 (E), Joshua 9:22 (JE), 1 Samuel 28:12; 2 Samuel 19:27; Proverbs 26:19; deal treacherously with, betray, accusative of person, 1 Samuel 19:17 Lamentations 1:19, + לְצָרַי1 Chronicles 12:17.

[רְמָא‎] verb cast, throw (see Biblical Hebrew I. רמךְ‎ (rare)); —

Pe`al Perfect3masculine plural רְמוֺDaniel 6:17; 6:25; 1plural רְמֵ֫ינָא3:24; Infinitive לְמִרְמֵא3:20; Ezra 7:24); —

1 cast, accusative of person + ל‎ location Daniel 3:24; 6:25; accusative of person omitted 6:17; 3:20.

2 figurative throw (burden of) tribute, עַל‎ person, Ezra 7:24.

Pe`il Perfect3masculine plural רְמִיו‎ (WCG 225):

1 were cast, subject person with ל‎ location, Daniel 3:21.

2 were placed, set, Daniel 7:9 (compare ᵑ7Jeremiah 1:15 Dr, and Biblical Hebrew ירח2).

Hithpe`el be cast, subject person with ל‎ location: Imperfect3masculine singular יִתְרְמֵאDaniel 3:6, 11; 6:8; 6:13; 2masculine plural תִּתְרְמוֺן3:15.