ARI'SE, verb intransitive s as z preterit tense arose; participle passive arisen; Heb.
1. To ascend, mount up or move to a higher place; as, vapors arise from humid places.
2. To emerge from below the horizon; as, the sun or a star arises or rises.
3. To get out of bed; to leave the place or state of rest; or to leave a sitting or lying posture.
The king arose early and went to the den. Daniel 6:1.
4. To begin; to spring up; to originate.
A persecution arose about Stephen. Acts 11:7.
5. To revive from death; to leave the grave.
Many bodies of saints arose. Math. 27.
Figuratively, to wake from a state of sin and stupidity; to repent.
Arise from the dead, and Christ shall give thee life.
6. To begin to act; to exert power; to move from a state of inaction.
7. To appear, or become known; to become visible, sensible or operative.
To you shall the sun of righteousness arise Math. 4.
8. To be put in motion; to swell or be agitated; as, the waves arose.
9. To be excited or provoked; as, the wrath of the king shall arise
10. To emerge from poverty, depression or distress.
By whom shall Jacob arise? for he is small. Amos 7:2.
11. To appear in a particular character; to enter upon an office.
There arose a new king who knew not Joseph. Exodus 1:1.
12. To begin sedition, insurrection, or mutiny; as, the men arose, or rose upon their officers.
13. To invade, assault or begin hostility; followed by against.
When he arose against me, I caught him by the beard.
In this sense, the word against really belongs to the verb, and is necessary to give it this meaning. [See Rise, another form of this verb, which has the same signification, and is more generally used in popular language.]