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Lexicon :: Strong's H3474 - yashar

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יָשַׁר
Transliteration
yashar
Pronunciation
yä·shar' (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 930

Strong’s Definitions

יָשַׁר yâshar, yaw-shar'; a primitive root; to be straight or even; figuratively, to be (causatively, to make) right, pleasant, prosperous:—direct, fit, seem good (meet), please (will), be (esteem, go) right (on), bring (look, make, take the) straight (way), be upright(-ly).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 27x

The KJV translates Strong's H3474 in the following manner: please (6x), straight (5x), direct (4x), right (3x), well (2x), fitted (1x), good (1x), make straight (1x), meet (1x), upright (1x), uprightly (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 27x
The KJV translates Strong's H3474 in the following manner: please (6x), straight (5x), direct (4x), right (3x), well (2x), fitted (1x), good (1x), make straight (1x), meet (1x), upright (1x), uprightly (1x).
  1. to be right, be straight, be level, be upright, be just, be lawful, be smooth

    1. (Qal)

      1. to go straight

      2. to be pleasing, be agreeable, be right (fig.)

      3. to be straightforward, be upright

    2. (Piel)

      1. to make right, make smooth, make straight

      2. to lead, direct, lead straight along

      3. to esteem right, approve

    3. (Pual) to be made level, be laid smoothly out

    4. (Hiphil) to make straight, look straight

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יָשַׁר yâshar, yaw-shar'; a primitive root; to be straight or even; figuratively, to be (causatively, to make) right, pleasant, prosperous:—direct, fit, seem good (meet), please (will), be (esteem, go) right (on), bring (look, make, take the) straight (way), be upright(-ly).

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3474 matches the Hebrew יָשַׁר (yashar),
which occurs 29 times in 26 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxNum 23:27 - Then Balak said to Balaam, “Please come, I will take you to another place; perhaps it will please God that you may curse them for me from there.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 14:3 - Then his father and mother said to him, “Is there no woman among the daughters of your brethren, or among all my people, that you must go and get a wife from the uncircumcised Philistines?” And Samson said to his father, “Get her for me, for she pleases me well.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 14:7 - Then he went down and talked with the woman; and she pleased Samson well.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 6:12 - Then the cows headed straight for the road to Beth Shemesh, and went along the highway, lowing as they went, and did not turn aside to the right hand or the left. And the lords of the Philistines went after them to the border of Beth Shemesh.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 18:20 - Now Michal, Saul’s daughter, loved David. And they told Saul, and the thing pleased him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 18:26 - So when his servants told David these words, it pleased David well to become the king’s son-in-law. Now the days had not expired;
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 17:4 - And the saying pleased Absalom and all the elders of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 6:35 - Then he carved cherubim, palm trees, and open flowers on them, and overlaid them with gold applied evenly on the carved work.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 9:12 - Then Hiram went from Tyre to see the cities which Solomon had given him, but they did not please him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 13:4 - Then all the assembly said that they would do so, for the thing was right in the eyes of all the people.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 30:4 - And the matter pleased the king and all the assembly.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:30 - This same Hezekiah also stopped the water outlet of Upper Gihon, and brought the water by tunnel[fn] to the west side of the City of David. Hezekiah prospered in all his works.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:3 - He sends it forth under the whole heaven,
His lightning to the ends of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 5:8 - Lead me, O LORD, in Your righteousness because of my enemies;
Make Your way straight before my face.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:128 - Therefore all Your precepts concerning all things
I consider to be right;
I hate every false way.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 3:6 - In all your ways acknowledge Him,
And He shall direct[fn] your paths.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 4:25 - Let your eyes look straight ahead,
And your eyelids look right before you.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 9:15 - To call to those who pass by,
Who go straight on their way:
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:5 - The righteousness of the blameless will direct[fn] his way aright,
But the wicked will fall by his own wickedness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:21 - Folly is joy to him who is destitute of discernment,
But a man of understanding walks uprightly.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 40:3 - The voice of one crying in the wilderness:
“Prepare the way of the LORD;
Make straight in the desert[fn]
A highway for our God.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 45:2 - ‘I will go before you
And make the crooked places[fn] straight;
I will break in pieces the gates of bronze
And cut the bars of iron.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 45:13 - I have raised him up in righteousness,
And I will direct all his ways;
He shall build My city
And let My exiles go free,
Not for price nor reward,”
Says the LORD of hosts.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 18:4 - And the vessel that he made of clay was marred in the hand of the potter; so he made it again into another vessel, as it seemed good to the potter to make.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 27:5 - ‘I have made the earth, the man and the beast that are on the ground, by My great power and by My outstretched arm, and have given it to whom it seemed proper to Me.
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 2:4 - “Behold the proud,
His soul is not upright in him;
But the just shall live by his faith.
 
 
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