See also: ד־ר־ש

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AramaicEdit

VerbEdit

דְּרַשׁ ‎(transliteration needed)

  1. to study
  2. to argue, to dispute
  3. to converse, to discuss
  4. to exercise, to train

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HebrewEdit

Root
ד־ר־שׁ

VerbEdit

דָּרַשׁ ‎(darásh) ‎(pa'al construction, passive counterpart נִדְרַשׁ)

  1. demand
  2. require, need
  3. seek, search for
    • Genesis 25:22, with translation of the Jewish Publication Society:
      וַיִּתְרֹצְצוּ הַבָּנִים בְּקִרְבָּהּ וַתֹּאמֶר אִם־כֵּן לָמָּה זֶּה אָנֹכִי וַתֵּלֶךְ לִדְרֹשׁ אֶת־יְהוָה׃
      vayitrots'tsú habaním b'kirbáh vatómer 'im-kén láma zé 'anokhí vatélekh lidrósh 'et-YHVH.
      wayyiṯrōṣəṣū habbānīm bəqirbāh wattṓmer ʾim-kēn lā́mmā ze ʾānōḵī wattḗleḵ liḏrōš ʾeṯ-YHWH.
      And the children struggled together within her; and she said: ‘If it be so, wherefore do I live?’ And she went to inquire of the LORD.
  4. interpret homiletically
  5. preach, sermonize

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