Verb · A primitive root

A primitive root; to station, in various applications (literally or figuratively):—appointed, deputy, erect, establish, × Huzzah (by mistake for a proper name), lay, officer, pillar, present, rear up, set (over, up), settle, sharpen, establish, (make to) stand(-ing, still, up, upright), best state.


  1. to stand, take one's stand, stand upright, be set (over), establish
    1. (Niphal)
      1. to station oneself, take one's stand
      2. to stand, be stationed
      3. to stand, take an upright position
      4. to be stationed, be appointed
      5. deputy, prefect, appointed, deputed (subst)
      6. to stand firm
    2. (Hiphil)
      1. to station, set
      2. to set up, erect
      3. to cause to stand erect
      4. to fix, establish
    3. (Hophal) to be fixed, be determined, be stationary

Usages (1/2)

Genesis 21:28

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Deuteronomy 32:8


divided to the nations.. Gave each nation their land. separated the sons of Adam You had three classifications of men at that time: the sons of God (known at the time as the Adamites but now as the Israelites), the sons of Men (the heathen nations) and the sons of the Wicked (the descendants of Cain and today the Edomites).

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