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Lexicon :: Strong's H7223 - ri'shown

רִאשׁוֹן
Transliteration
ri'shown
Pronunciation
rē·shōn' (Key)
Part of Speech
adjective, adverb
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2097c

KJV Translation Count — Total: 185x
The KJV translates Strong's H7223 in the following manner: first (129x), former (26x), former things (6x), beginning (4x), chief (3x), before (3x), old time (2x), foremost (3x), aforetime (1x), miscellaneous (8x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
adj
  1. first, primary, former

    1. former (of time)

      1. ancestors

      2. former things

    2. foremost (of location)

    3. first (in time)

    4. first, chief (in degree)

      adv
  2. first, before, formerly, at first

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רִאשׁוֹן riʼshôwn, ree-shone'; or רִאשֹׁן riʼshôn; from H7221; first, in place, time or rank (as adjective or noun):—ancestor, (that were) before(-time), beginning, eldest, first, fore(-father) (-most), former (thing), of old time, past.
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Strong's Number H7223 matches the Hebrew רִאשׁוֹן (ri'shown),
which occurs 185 times in 174 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 4 (Gen 8:13–Deu 17:7)

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And it came to pass in the six hundredth and first year, in the first H7223 month, the first day of the month, the waters were dried up from off the earth: and Noah removed the covering of the ark, and looked, and, behold, the face of the ground was dry.

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Unto the place of the altar, which he had made there at the first: H7223 and there Abram called on the name of the LORD.

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And the first H7223 came out red, all over like an hairy garment; and they called his name Esau.

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And there was a famine in the land, beside the first H7223 famine that was in the days of Abraham. And Isaac went unto Abimelech king of the Philistines unto Gerar.

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And he called the name of that place Bethel: but the name of that city was called Luz at the first. H7223

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And he commanded the foremost, H7223 saying, When Esau my brother meeteth thee, and asketh thee, saying, Whose art thou? and whither goest thou? and whose are these before thee?

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And he put the handmaids and their children foremost, H7223 and Leah and her children after, and Rachel and Joseph hindermost.

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And it came to pass, when she travailed, that the one put out his hand: and the midwife took and bound upon his hand a scarlet thread, saying, This came out first. H7223

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Yet within three days shall Pharaoh lift up thine head, and restore thee unto thy place: and thou shalt deliver Pharaoh's cup into his hand, after the former H7223 manner when thou wast his butler.

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And the lean and the ill favoured kine did eat up the first H7223 seven fat kine:

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And it shall come to pass, if they will not believe thee, neither hearken to the voice of the first H7223 sign, that they will believe the voice of the latter sign.

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This month shall be unto you the beginning of months: it shall be the first H7223 month of the year to you.

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Seven days shall ye eat unleavened bread; even the first H7223 day ye shall put away leaven out of your houses: for whosoever eateth leavened bread from the first H7223 day until the seventh day, that soul shall be cut off from Israel.

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And in the first H7223 day there shall be an holy convocation, and in the seventh day there shall be an holy convocation to you; no manner of work shall be done in them, save that which every man must eat, that only may be done of you.

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In the first H7223 month, on the fourteenth day of the month at even, ye shall eat unleavened bread, until the one and twentieth day of the month at even.

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And the LORD said unto Moses, Hew thee two tables of stone like unto the first: H7223 and I will write upon these tables the words that were in the first H7223 tables, which thou brakest.

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And he hewed two tables of stone like unto the first; H7223 and Moses rose up early in the morning, and went up unto mount Sinai, as the LORD had commanded him, and took in his hand the two tables of stone.

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On the first H7223 day of the first month shalt thou set up the tabernacle of the tent of the congregation.

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And it came to pass in the first H7223 month in the second year, on the first day of the month, that the tabernacle was reared up.

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And he shall carry forth the bullock without the camp, and burn him as he burned the first H7223 bullock: it is a sin offering for the congregation.

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And he shall bring them unto the priest, who shall offer that which is for the sin offering first, H7223 and wring off his head from his neck, but shall not divide it asunder:

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And he brought the people's offering, and took the goat, which was the sin offering for the people, and slew it, and offered it for sin, as the first. H7223

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In the fourteenth day of the first H7223 month at even is the LORD'S passover.

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In the first H7223 day ye shall have an holy convocation: ye shall do no servile work therein.

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On the first H7223 day shall be an holy convocation: ye shall do no servile work therein.

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Also in the fifteenth day of the seventh month, when ye have gathered in the fruit of the land, ye shall keep a feast unto the LORD seven days: on the first H7223 day shall be a sabbath, and on the eighth day shall be a sabbath.

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And ye shall take you on the first H7223 day the boughs of goodly trees, branches of palm trees, and the boughs of thick trees, and willows of the brook; and ye shall rejoice before the LORD your God seven days.

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But I will for their sakes remember the covenant of their ancestors, H7223 whom I brought forth out of the land of Egypt in the sight of the heathen, that I might be their God: I am the LORD.

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All that were numbered in the camp of Judah were an hundred thousand and fourscore thousand and six thousand and four hundred, throughout their armies. These shall first H7223 set forth.

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And he shall consecrate unto the LORD the days of his separation, and shall bring a lamb of the first year for a trespass offering: but the days that were before H7223 shall be lost, because his separation was defiled.

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And he that offered his offering the first H7223 day was Nahshon the son of Amminadab, of the tribe of Judah:

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And the LORD spake unto Moses in the wilderness of Sinai, in the first H7223 month of the second year after they were come out of the land of Egypt, saying,

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And they kept the passover on the fourteenth day of the first H7223 month at even in the wilderness of Sinai: according to all that the LORD commanded Moses, so did the children of Israel.

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And they first H7223 took their journey according to the commandment of the LORD by the hand of Moses.

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In the first H7223 place went the standard of the camp of the children of Judah according to their armies: and over his host was Nahshon the son of Amminadab.

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Then came the children of Israel, even the whole congregation, into the desert of Zin in the first H7223 month: and the people abode in Kadesh; and Miriam died there, and was buried there.

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For Heshbon was the city of Sihon the king of the Amorites, who had fought against the former H7223 king of Moab, and taken all his land out of his hand, even unto Arnon.

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And in the fourteenth day of the first H7223 month is the passover of the LORD.

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In the first H7223 day shall be an holy convocation; ye shall do no manner of servile work therein:

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And they departed from Rameses in the first H7223 month, on the fifteenth day of the first H7223 month; on the morrow after the passover the children of Israel went out with an high hand in the sight of all the Egyptians.

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For ask now of the days that are past, H7223 which were before thee, since the day that God created man upon the earth, and ask from the one side of heaven unto the other, whether there hath been any such thing as this great thing is, or hath been heard like it?

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And I fell down before the LORD, as at the first, H7223 forty days and forty nights: I did neither eat bread, nor drink water, because of all your sins which ye sinned, in doing wickedly in the sight of the LORD, to provoke him to anger.

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At that time the LORD said unto me, Hew thee two tables of stone like unto the first, H7223 and come up unto me into the mount, and make thee an ark of wood.

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And I will write on the tables the words that were in the first H7223 tables which thou brakest, and thou shalt put them in the ark.

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And I made an ark of shittim wood, and hewed two tables of stone like unto the first, H7223 and went up into the mount, having the two tables in mine hand.

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And he wrote on the tables, according to the first H7223 writing, the ten commandments, which the LORD spake unto you in the mount out of the midst of the fire in the day of the assembly: and the LORD gave them unto me.

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And I stayed in the mount, according to the first H7223 time, forty days and forty nights; and the LORD hearkened unto me at that time also, and the LORD would not destroy thee.

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But thou shalt surely kill him; thine hand shall be first H7223 upon him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.

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And there shall be no leavened bread seen with thee in all thy coast seven days; neither shall there any thing of the flesh, which thou sacrificedst the first H7223 day at even, remain all night until the morning.

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The hands of the witnesses shall be first H7223 upon him to put him to death, and afterward the hands of all the people. So thou shalt put the evil away from among you.

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1. Gen 8:13–Deu 17:7

2. Deu 19:14–2Ch 29:3

3. 2Ch 29:17–Jer 36:28

4. Jer 50:17–Zec 14:10

 
 
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