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Reinier de Blois

(1) verb | ‏ מְאֵרָה
(a) Curse (Action) verb qal; verb ni (passive); verb pi; verb ho (passive) | ‏ זעם, קלל | ‏ ברך
= to consign someone or something to death, damage, or destruction, usually by invoking the name of a deity if the agent is human; this is done as punishment, out of contempt, anger, or hostility, or because one was paid to do so; the effectiveness of a curse partially depends on the authority of the one pronouncing it; agent: human, divine; affected: human, animal, land  - to curse; to place a curse  (GEN.3:14,17; 1:11 ...)
     Communication ; Cursing [show/hide contextual meanings]
(b) Curse > Damage (Causative) verb pi pt
= pertaining to being the agent of a curse and so be able to cause death, damage, or destruction; causer: water; affected: human  - to bring on a curse  (NUM.5:18,19,22 ...) [show/hide contextual meanings]