Verb · A primitive root

A primitive root; properly, to front, i.e. stand boldly out opposite; by implication (causatively), to manifest; figuratively, to announce (always by word of mouth to one present); specifically, to expose, predict, explain, praise:—bewray, × certainly, certify, declare(-ing), denounce, expound, × fully, messenger, plainly, profess, rehearse, report, shew (forth), speak, × surely, tell, utter.


  1. to be conspicuous, tell, make known
    1. (Hiphil) to tell, declare
      1. to tell, announce, report
      2. to declare, make known, expound
      3. to inform of
      4. to publish, declare, proclaim
      5. to avow, acknowledge, confess
        1. messenger (participle)
    2. (Hophal) to be told, be announced, be reported

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Genesis 29:15

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Genesis 43:6

And Israel said, Wherefore dealt ye so ill with me, as to tell the man whether ye had yet a brother?

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