Word Summary
sur: make princes, have power, reign
Original Word: שׂוּר
Transliteration: sur
Phonetic Spelling: (soor)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: make princes, have power, reign
Meaning: make princes, have power, reign
Strong's Concordance
make princes, have power, reign

A primitive root; properly, to vanquish; by implication, to rule (causatively, crown) -- make princes, have power, reign. See cuwr.

see HEBREW cuwr


H7786. sur

[שָׂרַר‎] verb denominative (Gerber20) be, or act as, prince, rule; —

Qal Imperfect3masculine singular יִשְׂרָאֵל עַלֿ וַיָּ֫שַׂרJudges 9:22 Abimelech ruled over Israel three years; 3 masculine plural יָשׂ֑רוּ ֗֗֗ שָׂרִיםIsaiah 32:1 princes shall govern (prince it) justly ("" יִמְלָךְמֶֿלֶךְ‎), compare Proverbs 8:16; Participle שׂרֵר לִהְיוֺת֗֗֗Esther 1:22 that every man should bear rule בְּבֵיתוֺ‎.

Hithpa`el Imperfect, 2 masculine singular + Infinitive absolute גַּםהִֿשְׂתָּרֵר עָלֵינוּ כִּיתִֿשְׂתָּרֵרNumbers 16:13 that thou shouldst also keep playing the prince over us.יָסֹר1 Chronicles 15:22 see יָסַר

Qal and שַׂר

4b. Hiph`il Perfect3plural metaplastic הֵשִׂירוּ‎ (Ges§ 67v) Hosea 8:4 they made princes (absolute; "" הִמְלִיכוּ‎). p. 415f, 978