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Lexicon :: Strong's H3050 -

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Part of Speech
proper noun with reference to deity
Root Word (Etymology)
Contraction for יְהֹוָה (H3068), and meaning the same
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 484b

Strong’s Definitions

יָהּ Yâhh, yaw; contraction for H3068, and meaning the same; Jah, the sacred name:—Jah, the Lord, most vehement. Compare names in '-iah,' '-jah.'

KJV Translation Count — Total: 49x

The KJV translates Strong's H3050 in the following manner: LORD (48x), JAH (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 49x
The KJV translates Strong's H3050 in the following manner: LORD (48x), JAH (1x).
  1. Jah (Jehovah in the shortened form)

    1. the proper name of the one true God

    2. used in many compounds

      1. names beginning with the letters 'Je'

      2. names ending with 'iah' or 'jah'

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יָהּ Yâhh, yaw; contraction for H3068, and meaning the same; Jah, the sacred name:—Jah, the Lord, most vehement. Compare names in '-iah,' '-jah.'
STRONGS H3050: Abbreviations
יָהּ 50 proper name, of deity contracted from יהוה, first appears in early poems; Exodus 15:2 עָזִי וְזִמְרָת יָהּ My strength and song is Yah (cited Isaiah 12:2; Psalm 118:14), compare the poetic extract יָד עַל כֵּס יָהּ = hand to the throne of Yah Exodus 17:16 (E), the song of Hezekiah Isaiah 38:11 (repeated by dittography), (א)שׁ להבת יה (so read in preference to the MT שַׁלְהֶבֶתְיָה) = flame of fire from Yah Songs 8:6; ביה יהוה Isaiah 26:4 (והיה sustained by Aq and the rhythmical movement, unless it be a mistake for שׁמו, compare Psalm 68:5), יה אלהים Psalm 68:19. Elsewhere יָהּ is used only in late Psalms, especially in the Hallels, in the phrase הַלֲלוּיָֿהּ praise ye Yah Psalm 104:35; Psalm 105:45; Psalm 106:1; Psalm 106:48; Psalm 111:1; Psalm 112:1; Psalm 113:1; Psalm 113:9; Psalm 115:18; Psalm 116:19; Psalm 117:2; Psalm 135:1; Psalm 135:3; Psalm 135:21; Psalm 146:1; Psalm 146:10; Psalm 147:1; Psalm 147:20; Psalm 148:1; Psalm 148:14; Psalm 149:1; Psalm 149:9; Psalm 150:1; Psalm 150:6, compare also יהלל יה Psalm 102:19 יהללו יה Psalm 115:17 תהלל יה Psalm 150:6 (see הלל); in variant reading other phrases Psalm 77:12; Psalm 89:9; Psalm 94:7; Psalm 94:12; Psalm 115:18; Psalm 118:5 (twice in verse); Psalm 118:17; Psalm 118:18; Psalm 118:19; Psalm 122:4; Psalm 130:3; Psalm 135:4.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3050 matches the Hebrew יָהּ (),
which occurs 50 times in 46 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 15:2 -

[fn]The LORD H3050 is my strength and song,

And He has become my salvation;

This is my God, and I will praise Him;

My father’s God, and I will exalt Him.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 17:16 - and he said, “[fn]Because the LORD H3050 has sworn, the LORD will have war against Amalek from generation to generation.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 68:4 -

Sing to God, sing praises to His name;

[fn]Exalt Him who rides through the deserts,

Whose name is [fn]the LORD H3050, and be jubilant before Him.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 68:18 -

You have ascended on high, You have led captive Your captives;

You have received gifts among people,

Even among the rebellious as well, that [fn]the LORD H3050 God may dwell there.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 77:11 -

I shall remember the deeds of [fn]the LORD H3050;

I will certainly remember Your wonders of old.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:8 -

LORD God of armies, who is like You, mighty [fn]LORD H3050?

Your faithfulness also surrounds You.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 94:7 -

They have said, “[fn]The LORD H3050 does not see,

Nor does the God of Jacob perceive.”

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 94:12 -

Blessed is the man whom You discipline, [fn]LORD H3050,

And whom You teach from Your Law,

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 102:18 -

[fn]This will be written for the generation to come,

[fn]That a people yet to be created [fn]may praise [fn]the LORD H3050:

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:35 -

May sinners be removed from the earth

And may the wicked be no more.

Bless the LORD, my soul.

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 105:45 -

And that they might keep His statutes

And comply with His laws;

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 106:1 -

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Oh give thanks to the LORD, for He is good;

For His mercy is everlasting.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 106:48 -

Blessed be the LORD, the God of Israel,

From everlasting to everlasting.

And all the people shall say, “Amen.”

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 111:1 -

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

I will give thanks to the LORD with all my heart,

In the company of the upright and in the assembly.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 112:1 -

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Blessed is a person who [fn]fears the LORD,

Who greatly delights in His commandments.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 113:1 -

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Praise Him, you servants of the LORD,

Praise the name of the LORD.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 113:9 -

He has the infertile woman live in the house

As a joyful mother of children.

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 115:17 -

The dead do not praise [fn]the LORD H3050,

Nor do any who go down into silence;

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 115:18 -

But as for us, we will bless [fn]the LORD H3050

From this time and forever.

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 116:19 -

In the courtyards of the LORD’S house,

In the midst of you, Jerusalem!

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 117:2 -

For His mercy toward us is [fn]great,

And the [fn]truth of the LORD is everlasting.

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 118:5 -

From my distress I called upon [fn]the LORD H3050;

[fn]The LORD H3050 answered me and put me in an open space.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 118:14 -

[fn]The LORD H3050 is my strength and song,

And He has become my salvation.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 118:17 -

I will not die, but live,

And tell of the works of [fn]the LORD H3050.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 118:18 -

[fn]The LORD H3050 has disciplined me severely,

But He has not turned me over to death.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 118:19 -

Open the gates of righteousness to me;

I will enter through them, I will give thanks to [fn]the LORD H3050.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 122:4 -

To which the tribes go up, the tribes of [fn]the LORD H3050

[fn]An ordinance for Israel

To give thanks to the name of the LORD.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 130:3 -

If You, [fn]LORD H3050, were to keep account of guilty deeds,

Lord, who could stand?

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 135:1 -

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Praise the name of the LORD;

Praise Him, you servants of the LORD,

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 135:3 -

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050, for the LORD is good;

Sing praises to His name, for it is lovely.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 135:4 -

For [fn]the LORD H3050 has chosen Jacob for Himself,

Israel as His own possession.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 135:21 -

Blessed be the LORD from Zion,

Who dwells in Jerusalem.

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 146:1 -

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Praise the LORD, my soul!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 146:10 -

The LORD will reign forever,

Your God, Zion, to all generations.

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 147:1 -

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

For it is good to sing praises to our God;

For [fn]it is pleasant and praise is [fn]beautiful.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 147:20 -

He has not dealt this way with any other nation;

And as for His judgments, [fn]they have not known them.

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 148:1 -

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Praise the LORD from the heavens;

Praise Him in the heights!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 148:14 -

And He has lifted up a horn for His people,

Praise for all His godly ones,

For the sons of Israel, a people near to Him.

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 149:1 -

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Sing a new song to the LORD,

And His praise in the congregation of the godly ones.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 149:9 -

To execute against them the judgment written.

This is an honor for all His godly ones.

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 150:1 -

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Praise God in His sanctuary;

Praise Him in His mighty [fn]expanse.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 150:6 -

Everything that has breath shall praise [fn]the LORD H3050.

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD H3050!

Unchecked Copy BoxSng 8:6 -

“Put me like a seal over your heart,

Like a seal on your arm.

For love is as strong as death,

[fn]Jealousy is as severe as Sheol;

Its flames are flames of fire,

[fn]The flame of the LORD H3050.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 12:2 -

“Behold, God is my salvation,

I will trust and not be afraid;

For the LORD H3050 GOD is my strength and song,

And He has become my salvation.”

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 26:4 -

“Trust in the LORD forever,

For in [fn]GOD H3050 the LORD, we have an everlasting Rock.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 38:11 -

I said, “I will not see the LORD H3050,

The LORD H3050 in the land of the living;

I will no longer look on mankind among the inhabitants of the world.

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