Verb · A primitive root

A primitive root; to send away, for, or out (in a great variety of applications):—× any wise, appoint, bring (on the way), cast (away, out), conduct, × earnestly, forsake, give (up), grow long, lay, leave, let depart (down, go, loose), push away, put (away, forth, in, out), reach forth, send (away, forth, out), set, shoot (forth, out), sow, spread, stretch forth (out).


  1. to send, send away, let go, stretch out
    1. (Qal)
      1. to send
      2. to stretch out, extend, direct
      3. to send away
      4. to let loose
    2. (Niphal) to be sent
    3. (Piel)
      1. to send off or away or out or forth, dismiss, give over, cast out
      2. to let go, set free
      3. to shoot forth (of branches)
      4. to let down
      5. to shoot
    4. (Pual) to be sent off, be put away, be divorced, be impelled
    5. (Hiphil) to send

Usages (2/16)

Exodus 5:22

And Moses returned unto the LORD, and said, Lord, wherefore hast thou so evil entreated this people? why is it that thou hast sent me?

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Exodus 9:2

For if thou refuse to let them go, and wilt hold them still,

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