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Lexicon :: Strong's H6663 - tsadaq

צָדַק
Transliteration
tsadaq
Pronunciation
tsä·dak' (Key)
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1879

KJV Translation Count — Total: 41x
The KJV translates Strong's H6663 in the following manner: justify (23x), righteous (10x), just (3x), justice (2x), cleansed (1x), clear ourselves (1x), righteousness (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to be just, be righteous

    1. (Qal)

      1. to have a just cause, be in the right

      2. to be justified

      3. to be just (of God)

      4. to be just, be righteous (in conduct and character)

    2. (Niphal) to be put or made right, be justified

    3. (Piel) justify, make to appear righteous, make someone righteous

    4. (Hiphil)

      1. to do or bring justice (in administering law)

      2. to declare righteous, justify

      3. to justify, vindicate the cause of, save

      4. to make righteous, turn to righteousness

    5. (Hithpael) to justify oneself

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
צָדַק tsâdaq, tsaw-dak'; a primitive root; to be (causatively, make) right (in a moral or forensic sense):—cleanse, clear self, (be, do) just(-ice, -ify, -ify self), (be turn to) righteous(-ness).
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon [?]

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Concordance Results Using NASB

Strong's Number H6663 matches the Hebrew צָדַק (tsadaq),
which occurs 50 times in 40 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

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Judah recognized them, and said, “She is more righteous H6663 than I, inasmuch as I did not give her to my son Shelah.” And he did not [fn]have relations with her again.

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So Judah said, “What can we say to my lord? What can we speak? And how can we justify H6663 ourselves? God has found out the iniquity of your servants; behold, we are my lord’s slaves, both we and the one in whose [fn]possession the cup has been found.”

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“Keep far from a false charge, and do not kill the innocent or the righteous, for I will not acquit H6663 the guilty.

Tools specific to Deu 25:1

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“If there is a dispute between men and they go to [fn]court, and [fn]the judges decide their case, and they justify H6663 the righteous and condemn the wicked,

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Moreover, Absalom would say, “Oh that one would appoint me judge in the land, then every man who has any suit or cause could come to me and I would give H6663 him justice.” H6663

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then hear in heaven and act and judge Your servants, condemning the wicked by bringing his way on his own head and justifying H6663 the righteous by giving him according to his righteousness.

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then hear from heaven and act and judge Your servants, [fn]punishing the wicked by bringing his way on his own head and justifying H6663 the righteous by giving him according to his righteousness.

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‘Can mankind be just H6663 [fn]before God?
Can a man be pure [fn]before his Maker?

Tools specific to Job 9:2

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“In truth I know that this is so;
But how can a man be in the right H6663 [fn]before God?

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“For though I were right, H6663 I could not [fn]answer;
I would have to implore the mercy of my judge.

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“Though I am righteous, H6663 my mouth will condemn me;
Though I am guiltless, He will declare me guilty.

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‘If I am wicked, woe to me!
And if I am righteous, H6663 I dare not lift up my head.
I am sated with disgrace and [fn]conscious of my misery.

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“Shall a multitude of words go unanswered,
And a talkative man be acquitted? H6663

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“Behold now, I have prepared my case;
I know that I will be vindicated. H6663

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“What is man, that he should be pure,
Or he who is born of a woman, that he should be righteous? H6663

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“Is there any pleasure to [fn]the Almighty if you are righteous, H6663
Or profit if you make your ways perfect?

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“How then can a man be just H6663 with God?
Or how can he be clean who is born of woman?

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“Far be it from me that I should declare H6663 you right; H6663
Till I die I will not put away my integrity from me.

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But the anger of Elihu the son of Barachel the Buzite, of the family of Ram burned; against Job his anger burned because he justified H6663 himself [fn]before God.

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“Behold, let me [fn]tell you, you are not right H6663 in this,
For God is greater than man.

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Then if [fn]you have anything to say, answer me;
Speak, for I desire to justify H6663 you.

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“For Job has said, ‘I am righteous, H6663
But God has taken away my right;

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“If you are righteous, H6663 what do you give to Him,
Or what does He receive from your hand?

Tools specific to Job 40:8

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“Will you really annul My judgment?
Will you condemn Me that you may be justified? H6663

Tools specific to Psa 19:9

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The fear of the LORD is clean, enduring forever;
The judgments of the LORD are true; they are righteous H6663 altogether.

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Against You, You only, I have sinned
And done what is evil in Your sight,
So that You [fn]are justified H6663 [fn]when You speak
And [fn]blameless when You judge.

Tools specific to Psa 82:3

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Vindicate the weak and fatherless;
Do H6663 justice H6663 to the afflicted and destitute.

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And do not enter into judgment with Your servant,
For in Your sight no man living is righteous. H6663

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He who justifies H6663 the wicked and he who condemns the righteous,
Both of them alike are an abomination to the LORD.

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Who justify H6663 the wicked for a bribe,
And take away the [fn]rights of the ones who are in the right!

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All the nations have gathered together
So that the peoples may be assembled.
Who among them can declare this
And proclaim to us the former things?
Let them present their witnesses that they may be justified, H6663
Or let them hear and say, “It is true.”

Tools specific to Isa 43:26

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[fn]Put Me in remembrance, let us argue our case together;
State your cause, that you may be proved H6663 right. H6663

Tools specific to Isa 45:25

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“In the LORD all the offspring of Israel
Will be justified H6663 and will glory.”

Tools specific to Isa 50:8

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He who vindicates H6663 Me is near;
Who will contend with Me?
Let us stand up to each other;
Who has a case against Me?
Let him draw near to Me.

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As a result of the [fn]anguish of His soul,
He will see [fn]it and be satisfied;
By His knowledge the Righteous One,
My Servant, will justify H6663 the many,
As He will bear their iniquities.

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And the LORD said to me, “Faithless Israel has proved H6663 herself more righteous H6663 than treacherous Judah.

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“Furthermore, Samaria did not commit half of your sins, for you have multiplied your abominations more than they. Thus you have made H6663 your sisters appear righteous H6663 by all your abominations which you have committed.

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“Also bear your disgrace in that you have [fn]made judgment favorable for your sisters. Because of your sins in which you acted more abominably than they, they are more in the right H6663 than you. Yes, be also ashamed and bear your disgrace, in that you made H6663 your sisters appear righteous. H6663

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He said to me, “For 2,300 evenings and mornings; then the holy place will be [fn]properly H6663 restored.” H6663

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[fn]Those who have insight will shine brightly like the brightness of the [fn]expanse of heaven, and those who lead H6663 the many to righteousness, H6663 like the stars forever and ever.
 
 
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