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Lexicon :: Strong's H2898 - ṭûḇ

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masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 793b

Strong’s Definitions

טוּב ṭûwb, toob; from H2895; good (as a noun), in the widest sense, especially goodness (superlative concretely, the best), beauty, gladness, welfare:—fair, gladness, good(-ness, thing, -s), joy, go well with.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 32x

The KJV translates Strong's H2898 in the following manner: goodness (14x), good (9x), goods (3x), good thing (2x), fair (1x), gladness (1x), joy (1x), well (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 32x
The KJV translates Strong's H2898 in the following manner: goodness (14x), good (9x), goods (3x), good thing (2x), fair (1x), gladness (1x), joy (1x), well (1x).
  1. goods, good things, goodness

    1. good things

    2. goods, property

    3. fairness, beauty, joy, prosperity, goodness (abstract)

    4. goodness (of taste, discernment)

    5. goodness (of God) (abstract)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
טוּב ṭûwb, toob; from H2895; good (as a noun), in the widest sense, especially goodness (superlative concretely, the best), beauty, gladness, welfare:—fair, gladness, good(-ness, thing, -s), joy, go well with.
STRONGS H2898: Abbreviations
טוּב noun masculineJob 20:21 good things, goods, goodness; — ט׳ Genesis 24:10 17 times; suffix טוּבִי Exodus 33:19; Jeremiah 31:14; טוּבְךָ Psalm 25:7 4 times; טוּבוֺ Hosea 3:5 2 times; טוּבָהּ Nehemiah 9:36; Jeremiah 2:7; טוּבָם Job 21:15; — not in H P, Chronicles, Ezekiel or post-exilic prophets —
1. good things, collective, produce of the land to be eaten Genesis 45:18,20,23 (E), Isaiah 1:19; Jeremiah 2:7; Ezra 9:12; Nehemiah 9:35,36, to be enjoyed; good things of י׳ as given by him Hosea 3:5; Jeremiah 31:12,14; Psalm 27:13; of house of י׳ Psalm 65:5, figurative of spiritual blessings.
3. abstract:
a. fairness, beauty, of neck of heifer Hosea 10:11; of people of י׳ Zechariah 9:17; of י׳ himself Exodus 33:19 (JE).
b. טוּב לב(בׅ joy of heart Deuteronomy 28:47; Isaiah 65:14 (see I. טוֺב 2, II. ט׳ 7).
c. prosperity Job 20:21; Job 21:16; of Jerusalem Psalm 128:5; בְּטוּב צַדִּיקִים Proverbs 11:10 in the prosperity of the righteous the city rejoiceth.
d. goodness of taste, discernment Psalm 119:66.
4. abstract, goodness of God:
a. in bestowing good things Nehemiah 9:25.
b. in the salvation of his people Isaiah 63:7; Psalm 25:7; Psalm 145:7.
c. stored up for his saints Psalm Psalm 31:20.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


24:10; 24:10; 45:18; 45:20; 45:23


33:19; 33:19


6:11; 28:47

2 Kings





9:25; 9:25; 9:35; 9:36; 9:36


20:21; 20:21; 21:15; 21:16


25:7; 25:7; 27:13; 31:20; 65:5; 119:66; 128:5; 145:7




1:19; 63:7; 65:14


2:7; 2:7; 31:12; 31:14; 31:14


3:5; 3:5; 10:11



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2898 matches the Hebrew טוּב (ṭûḇ),
which occurs 32 times in 31 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:10 - And the servant took ten camels of the camels of his master, and departed; for all the goods H2898 of his master were in his hand: and he arose, and went to Mesopotamia, unto the city of Nahor.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:18 - And take your father and your households, and come unto me: and I will give you the good H2898 of the land of Egypt, and ye shall eat the fat of the land.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:20 - Also regard not your stuff; for the good H2898 of all the land of Egypt is yours.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:23 - And to his father he sent after this manner; ten asses laden with the good things H2898 of Egypt, and ten she asses laden with corn and bread and meat for his father by the way.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 33:19 - And he said, I will make all my goodness H2898 pass before thee, and I will proclaim the name of the LORD before thee; and will be gracious to whom I will be gracious, and will shew mercy on whom I will shew mercy.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 6:11 - And houses full of all good H2898 things, which thou filledst not, and wells digged, which thou diggedst not, vineyards and olive trees, which thou plantedst not; when thou shalt have eaten and be full;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:47 - Because thou servedst not the LORD thy God with joyfulness, and with gladness H2898 of heart, for the abundance of all things;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 8:9 - So Hazael went to meet him, and took a present with him, even of every good thing H2898 of Damascus, forty camels' burden, and came and stood before him, and said, Thy son Benhadad king of Syria hath sent me to thee, saying, Shall I recover of this disease?
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 9:12 - Now therefore give not your daughters unto their sons, neither take their daughters unto your sons, nor seek their peace or their wealth for ever: that ye may be strong, and eat the good H2898 of the land, and leave it for an inheritance to your children for ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:25 - And they took strong cities, and a fat land, and possessed houses full of all goods, H2898 wells digged, vineyards, and oliveyards, and fruit trees in abundance: so they did eat, and were filled, and became fat, and delighted themselves in thy great goodness. H2898
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:35 - For they have not served thee in their kingdom, and in thy great goodness H2898 that thou gavest them, and in the large and fat land which thou gavest before them, neither turned they from their wicked works.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:36 - Behold, we are servants this day, and for the land that thou gavest unto our fathers to eat the fruit thereof and the good H2898 thereof, behold, we are servants in it:
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 20:21 - There shall none of his meat be left; therefore shall no man look for his goods. H2898
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:16 - Lo, their good H2898 is not in their hand: the counsel of the wicked is far from me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 25:7 - Remember not the sins of my youth, nor my transgressions: according to thy mercy remember thou me for thy goodness' H2898 sake, O LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 27:13 - I had fainted, unless I had believed to see the goodness H2898 of the LORD in the land of the living.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:19 - Oh how great is thy goodness, H2898 which thou hast laid up for them that fear thee; which thou hast wrought for them that trust in thee before the sons of men!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 65:4 - Blessed is the man whom thou choosest, and causest to approach unto thee, that he may dwell in thy courts: we shall be satisfied with the goodness H2898 of thy house, even of thy holy temple.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:66 - Teach me good H2898 judgment and knowledge: for I have believed thy commandments.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 128:5 - The LORD shall bless thee out of Zion: and thou shalt see the good H2898 of Jerusalem all the days of thy life.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 145:7 - They shall abundantly utter the memory of thy great goodness, H2898 and shall sing of thy righteousness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:10 - When it goeth well H2898 with the righteous, the city rejoiceth: and when the wicked perish, there is shouting.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 1:19 - If ye be willing and obedient, ye shall eat the good H2898 of the land:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 63:7 - I will mention the lovingkindnesses of the LORD, and the praises of the LORD, according to all that the LORD hath bestowed on us, and the great goodness H2898 toward the house of Israel, which he hath bestowed on them according to his mercies, and according to the multitude of his lovingkindnesses.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 65:14 - Behold, my servants shall sing for joy H2898 of heart, but ye shall cry for sorrow of heart, and shall howl for vexation of spirit.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 2:7 - And I brought you into a plentiful country, to eat the fruit thereof and the goodness H2898 thereof; but when ye entered, ye defiled my land, and made mine heritage an abomination.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:12 - Therefore they shall come and sing in the height of Zion, and shall flow together to the goodness H2898 of the LORD, for wheat, and for wine, and for oil, and for the young of the flock and of the herd: and their soul shall be as a watered garden; and they shall not sorrow any more at all.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:14 - And I will satiate the soul of the priests with fatness, and my people shall be satisfied with my goodness, H2898 saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 3:5 - Afterward shall the children of Israel return, and seek the LORD their God, and David their king; and shall fear the LORD and his goodness H2898 in the latter days.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 10:11 - And Ephraim is as an heifer that is taught, and loveth to tread out the corn; but I passed over upon her fair H2898 neck: I will make Ephraim to ride; Judah shall plow, and Jacob shall break his clods.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 9:17 - For how great is his goodness, H2898 and how great is his beauty! corn shall make the young men cheerful, and new wine the maids.
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