Verb · A primitive root

A primitive root; properly, perhaps to separate, i.e. distinguish (literally or figuratively); by implication, to be (causatively, make) great, difficult, wonderful:—accomplish, (arise...too, be too) hard, hidden, things too high, (be, do, do a, shew) marvelous(-ly, -els, things, work), miracles, perform, separate, make singular, (be, great, make) wonderful(-ers, -ly, things, works), wondrous (things, works, -ly).


  1. to be marvellous, be wonderful, be surpassing, be extraordinary, separate by distinguishing action
    1. (Niphal)
      1. to be beyond one's power, be difficult to do
      2. to be difficult to understand
      3. to be wonderful, be extraordinary
        1. marvellous (participle)
    2. (Piel) to separate (an offering)
    3. (Hiphil)
      1. to do extraordinary or hard or difficult thing
      2. to make wonderful, do wondrously
    4. (Hithpael) to show oneself wonderful or marvellous

Usages (1/2)

Deuteronomy 30:11

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Psalms 86:10

For thou art great, and doest wondrous things: thou art God alone.

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