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Lexicon :: Strong's H6663 - ṣāḏaq

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צָדַק
Transliteration
ṣāḏaq
Pronunciation
tsaw-dak' (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1879

Strong’s Definitions

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).


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).

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).
  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).

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

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

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 38:26 - Then Judah acknowledged them and said, "She is more righteous than I, inasmuch as I did not give her to my son Shelah." And he did not lie with her again.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 44:16 - And Judah said, "What shall we say to my lord? What shall we speak? Or how can we clear ourselves? God has found out the guilt of your servants; behold, we are my lord's slaves, both we and he also in whose hand the cup has been found."
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:7 - Keep far from a false charge, and do not slay the innocent and righteous, for I will not acquit the wicked.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 25:1 - "If there is a dispute between men, and they come into court, and the judges decide between them, acquitting the innocent and condemning the guilty,
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:4 - Ab'salom said moreover, "Oh that I were judge in the land! Then every man with a suit or cause might come to me, and I would give him justice."
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:32 - then hear thou in heaven, and act, and judge thy servants, condemning the guilty by bringing his conduct upon his own head, and vindicating the righteous by rewarding him according to his righteousness.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:23 - then hear thou from heaven, and act, and judge thy servants, requiting the guilty by bringing his conduct upon his own head, and vindicating the righteous by rewarding him according to his righteousness.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:17 - 'Can mortal man be righteous before God? Can a man be pure before his Maker?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 9:2 - "Truly I know that it is so: But how can a man be just before God?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 9:15 - Though I am innocent, I cannot answer him; I must appeal for mercy to my accuser.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 9:20 - Though I am innocent, my own mouth would condemn me; though I am blameless, he would prove me perverse.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:15 - If I am wicked, woe to me! If I am righteous, I cannot lift up my head, for I am filled with disgrace and look upon my affliction.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:2 - "Should a multitude of words go unanswered, and a man full of talk be vindicated?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 13:18 - Behold, I have prepared my case; I know that I shall be vindicated.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 15:14 - What is man, that he can be clean? Or he that is born of a woman, that he can be righteous?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 22:3 - Is it any pleasure to the Almighty if you are righteous, or is it gain to him if you make your ways blameless?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 25:4 - How then can man be righteous before God? How can he who is born of woman be clean?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 27:5 - Far be it from me to say that you are right; till I die I will not put away my integrity from me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 32:2 - Then Eli'hu the son of Bar'achel the Buzite, of the family of Ram, became angry. He was angry at Job because he justified himself rather than God;
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 33:12 - "Behold, in this you are not right. I will answer you. God is greater than man.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 33:32 - If you have anything to say, answer me; speak, for I desire to justify you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:5 - For Job has said, 'I am innocent, and God has taken away my right;
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 35:7 - If you are righteous, what do you give to him; or what does he receive from your hand?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 40:8 - Will you even put me in the wrong? Will you condemn me that you may be justified?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 19:9 - the fear of the LORD is clean, enduring for ever; the ordinances of the LORD are true, and righteous altogether.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:4 - Against thee, thee only, have I sinned, and done that which is evil in thy sight, so that thou art justified in thy sentence and blameless in thy judgment.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 82:3 - Give justice to the weak and the fatherless; maintain the right of the afflicted and the destitute.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 143:2 - Enter not into judgment with thy servant; for no man living is righteous before thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 17:15 - He who justifies the wicked and he who condemns the righteous are both alike an abomination to the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 5:23 - who acquit the guilty for a bribe, and deprive the innocent of his right!
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 43:9 - Let all the nations gather together, and let the peoples assemble. Who among them can declare this, and show us the former things? Let them bring their witnesses to justify them, and let them hear and say, It is true.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 43:26 - Put me in remembrance, let us argue together; set forth your case, that you may be proved right.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 45:25 - In the LORD all the offspring of Israel shall triumph and glory."
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 50:8 - he who vindicates me is near. Who will contend with me? Let us stand up together. Who is my adversary? Let him come near to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 53:11 - he shall see the fruit of the travail of his soul and be satisfied; by his knowledge shall the righteous one, my servant, make many to be accounted righteous; and he shall bear their iniquities.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:11 - And the LORD said to me, "Faithless Israel has shown herself less guilty than false Judah.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:51 - Sama'ria has not committed half your sins; you have committed more abominations than they, and have made your sisters appear righteous by all the abominations which you have committed.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:52 - Bear your disgrace, you also, for you have made judgment favorable to your sisters; because of your sins in which you acted more abominably than they, they are more in the right than you. So be ashamed, you also, and bear your disgrace, for you have made your sisters appear righteous.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 8:14 - And he said to him, "For two thousand and three hundred evenings and mornings; then the sanctuary shall be restored to its rightful state."
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 12:3 - And those who are wise shall shine like the brightness of the firmament; and those who turn many to righteousness, like the stars for ever and ever.
 
 
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