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Lexicon :: Strong's H7521 - ratsah

רָצָה
Transliteration
ratsah
Pronunciation
rä·tsä' (Key)
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2207

KJV Translation Count — Total: 57x
The KJV translates Strong's H7521 in the following manner: accept (22x), please (6x), pleasure (6x), delight (5x), enjoy (4x), favourable (3x), acceptable (1x), accomplish (1x), affection (1x), approve (1x), miscellaneous (7x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to be pleased with, be favourable to, accept favourably

    1. (Qal)

      1. to be pleased with, be favourable to

      2. to accept

      3. to be pleased, be determined

      4. to make acceptable, satisfy

      5. to please

    2. (Niphal) to be accepted, be pleased with

    3. (Piel) to seek favour of

    4. (Hiphil) to please, pay off

    5. (Hithpael) to make oneself acceptable or pleasing

Strong’s Definitions [?] (Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רָצָה râtsâh, raw-tsaw'; a primitive root; to be pleased with; specifically, to satisfy a debt:—(be) accept(-able), accomplish, set affection, approve, consent with, delight (self), enjoy, (be, have a) favour(-able), like, observe, pardon, (be, have, take) please(-ure), reconcile self.
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon [?]

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H7521 matches the Hebrew רָצָה (ratsah),
which occurs 57 times in 55 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 2 (Gen 33:10–Amo 5:22)

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And Jacob said, Nay, I pray thee, if now I have found grace in thy sight, then receive my present at my hand: for therefore I have seen thy face, as though I had seen the face of God, and thou wast pleased with me. H7521

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And he shall put his hand upon the head of the burnt offering; and it shall be accepted H7521 for him to make atonement for him.

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And if any of the flesh of the sacrifice of his peace offerings be eaten at all on the third day, it shall not be accepted, H7521 neither shall it be imputed unto him that offereth it: it shall be an abomination, and the soul that eateth of it shall bear his iniquity.

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And if it be eaten at all on the third day, it is abominable; it shall not be accepted. H7521

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Either a bullock or a lamb that hath any thing superfluous or lacking in his parts, that mayest thou offer for a freewill offering; but for a vow it shall not be accepted. H7521

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Neither from a stranger's hand shall ye offer the bread of your God of any of these; because their corruption is in them, and blemishes be in them: they shall not be accepted H7521 for you.

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When a bullock, or a sheep, or a goat, is brought forth, then it shall be seven days under the dam; and from the eighth day and thenceforth it shall be accepted H7521 for an offering made by fire unto the LORD.

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Then shall the land enjoy H7521 her sabbaths, as long as it lieth desolate, and ye be in your enemies' land; even then shall the land rest, and enjoy H7521 her sabbaths.

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And that I also have walked contrary unto them, and have brought them into the land of their enemies; if then their uncircumcised hearts be humbled, and they then accept H7521 of the punishment of their iniquity:

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The land also shall be left of them, and shall enjoy H7521 her sabbaths, while she lieth desolate without them: and they shall accept H7521 of the punishment of their iniquity: because, even because they despised my judgments, and because their soul abhorred my statutes.

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Bless, LORD, his substance, and accept H7521 the work of his hands: smite through the loins of them that rise against him, and of them that hate him, that they rise not again.

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And of Asher he said, Let Asher be blessed with children; let him be acceptable H7521 to his brethren, and let him dip his foot in oil.

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And the princes of the Philistines were wroth with him; and the princes of the Philistines said unto him, Make this fellow return, that he may go again to his place which thou hast appointed him, and let him not go down with us to battle, lest in the battle he be an adversary to us: for wherewith should he reconcile H7521 himself unto his master? should it not be with the heads of these men?

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All these things did Araunah, as a king, give unto the king. And Araunah said unto the king, The LORD thy God accept H7521 thee.

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Howbeit the LORD God of Israel chose me before all the house of my father to be king over Israel for ever: for he hath chosen Judah to be the ruler; and of the house of Judah, the house of my father; and among the sons of my father he liked H7521 me to make me king over all Israel:

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Moreover, because I have set my affection H7521 to the house of my God, I have of mine own proper good, of gold and silver, which I have given to the house of my God, over and above all that I have prepared for the holy house,

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I know also, my God, that thou triest the heart, and hast pleasure H7521 in uprightness. As for me, in the uprightness of mine heart I have willingly offered all these things: and now have I seen with joy thy people, which are present here, to offer willingly unto thee.

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And they spake unto him, saying, If thou be kind to this people, and please H7521 them, and speak good words to them, they will be thy servants for ever.

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To fulfil the word of the LORD by the mouth of Jeremiah, until the land had enjoyed H7521 her sabbaths: for as long as she lay desolate she kept sabbath, to fulfil threescore and ten years.

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For Mordecai the Jew was next unto king Ahasuerus, and great among the Jews, and accepted H7521 of the multitude of his brethren, seeking the wealth of his people, and speaking peace to all his seed.

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Turn from him, that he may rest, till he shall accomplish, H7521 as an hireling, his day.

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His children shall seek to please H7521 the poor, and his hands shall restore their goods.

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He shall pray unto God, and he will be favourable H7521 unto him: and he shall see his face with joy: for he will render unto man his righteousness.

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For he hath said, It profiteth a man nothing that he should delight H7521 himself with God.

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Be pleased, H7521 O LORD, to deliver me: O LORD, make haste to help me.

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For they got not the land in possession by their own sword, neither did their own arm save them: but thy right hand, and thine arm, and the light of thy countenance, because thou hadst a favour H7521 unto them.

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This their way is their folly: yet their posterity approve H7521 their sayings. Selah.

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When thou sawest a thief, then thou consentedst H7521 with him, and hast been partaker with adulterers.

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For thou desirest not sacrifice; else would I give it: thou delightest H7521 not in burnt offering.

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They only consult to cast him down from his excellency: they delight H7521 in lies: they bless with their mouth, but they curse inwardly. Selah.

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Will the Lord cast off for ever? and will he be favourable H7521 no more?

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[[To the chief Musician, A Psalm for the sons of Korah.]] LORD, thou hast been favourable H7521 unto thy land: thou hast brought back the captivity of Jacob.

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For thy servants take pleasure H7521 in her stones, and favour the dust thereof.

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Accept, H7521 I beseech thee, the freewill offerings of my mouth, O LORD, and teach me thy judgments.

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He delighteth not in the strength of the horse: he taketh not pleasure H7521 in the legs of a man.

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The LORD taketh pleasure H7521 in them that fear him, in those that hope in his mercy.

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For the LORD taketh pleasure H7521 in his people: he will beautify the meek with salvation.

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For whom the LORD loveth he correcteth; even as a father the son in whom he delighteth. H7521

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When a man's ways please H7521 the LORD, he maketh even his enemies to be at peace with him.

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My son, give me thine heart, and let thine eyes observe H7521 my ways.

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Go thy way, eat thy bread with joy, and drink thy wine with a merry heart; for God now accepteth H7521 thy works.

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Speak ye comfortably to Jerusalem, and cry unto her, that her warfare is accomplished, that her iniquity is pardoned: H7521 for she hath received of the LORD'S hand double for all her sins.

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Behold my servant, whom I uphold; mine elect, in whom my soul delighteth; H7521 I have put my spirit upon him: he shall bring forth judgment to the Gentiles.

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Thus saith the LORD unto this people, Thus have they loved to wander, they have not refrained their feet, therefore the LORD doth not accept H7521 them; he will now remember their iniquity, and visit their sins.

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When they fast, I will not hear their cry; and when they offer burnt offering and an oblation, I will not accept H7521 them: but I will consume them by the sword, and by the famine, and by the pestilence.

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For in mine holy mountain, in the mountain of the height of Israel, saith the Lord GOD, there shall all the house of Israel, all of them in the land, serve me: there will I accept H7521 them, and there will I require your offerings, and the firstfruits of your oblations, with all your holy things.

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I will accept H7521 you with your sweet savour, when I bring you out from the people, and gather you out of the countries wherein ye have been scattered; and I will be sanctified in you before the heathen.

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And when these days are expired, it shall be, that upon the eighth day, and so forward, the priests shall make your burnt offerings upon the altar, and your peace offerings; and I will accept H7521 you, saith the Lord GOD.

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They sacrifice flesh for the sacrifices of mine offerings, and eat it; but the LORD accepteth H7521 them not; now will he remember their iniquity, and visit their sins: they shall return to Egypt.

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Though ye offer me burnt offerings and your meat offerings, I will not accept H7521 them: neither will I regard the peace offerings of your fat beasts.

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