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Lexicon :: Strong's H3332 - yāṣaq

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Strong’s Definitions

יָצַק yâtsaq, yaw-tsak'; a primitive root; properly, to pour out (transitive or intransitive); by implication, to melt or cast as metal; by extension, to place firmly, to stiffen or grow hard:—cast, cleave fast, be (as) firm, grow, be hard, lay out, molten, overflow, pour (out), run out, set down, stedfast.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 53x

The KJV translates Strong's H3332 in the following manner: pour (21x), cast (11x), ...out (7x), molten (6x), firm (2x), set down (1x), fast (1x), groweth (1x), hard (1x), overflown (1x), stedfast (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 53x
The KJV translates Strong's H3332 in the following manner: pour (21x), cast (11x), ...out (7x), molten (6x), firm (2x), set down (1x), fast (1x), groweth (1x), hard (1x), overflown (1x), stedfast (1x).
  1. to pour, flow, cast, pour out

    1. (Qal)

      1. to pour, pour out

      2. to cast

      3. to flow

    2. (Hiphil) to pour, pour out

    3. (Hophal)

      1. to be poured

      2. cast, molten (participle)

      3. being firmly established (participle)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יָצַק yâtsaq, yaw-tsak'; a primitive root; properly, to pour out (transitive or intransitive); by implication, to melt or cast as metal; by extension, to place firmly, to stiffen or grow hard:—cast, cleave fast, be (as) firm, grow, be hard, lay out, molten, overflow, pour (out), run out, set down, stedfast.
STRONGS H3332: Abbreviations
יָצַק verb pour, cast, flow (Talmud id.) —
Qal Perfect יְצַק Leviticus 8:15+ 2 times; וְיָצַק consecutive Leviticus 2:1; Leviticus 14:15; suffix יְצָקָם 1 Kings 7:46; 2 Chronicles 4:17, etc.; Imperfect יִצֹּק Leviticus 14:26; Numbers 5:15; וַיִּצֹּק Genesis 28:18 8 times; וַּ֫יִּצֶק 1 Kings 22:35 (intransitive sense); 3rd person feminine singular וַתִּצֹּק 2 Samuel 13:9; אֶצֹק Isaiah 44:3;אֶצָּקֿ Isaiah 44:3; וַיִּֽֽֽצְקוּ 2 Kings 4:40; Imperative יְצֹק Ezekiel 24:3; צַק 2 Kings 4:41; יִצְקוּ 1 Kings 18:34; Infinitive צֶ֫קֶת Exodus 38:27; Job 38:38; Participle Pass. יָצוּק Job 28:2 5 times; plural יְצוּקִים 2 Chronicles 4:3; יְצֻקִים 1 Kings 7:24; יְצֻקוֺת 1 Kings 7:30; —
1. pour, pour out, oil, in anointing, followed by accusative (שׁמן) + על Genesis 28:18 (E), Genesis 35:14 (J); followed by מִשֶּׁמֶן + לְ Leviticus 8:12 (P); followed by על (שׁמן implied from context) Exodus 29:7 (P), 1 Samuel 10:1; 2 Kings 9:3; followed by שֶׁמֶן + אֶלֿ 2 Kings 9:6; figurative, with רוּחִי + על Isaiah 44:3; oil in sacrifice, + על Leviticus 2:1,6; Numbers 5:15; in cleansing, + על Leviticus 14:15,26 (upon his plam; all P); oil into (על) vessels 2 Kings 4:4; water, for washing, + על 2 Kings 3:11; for drenching, + על 1 Kings 18:34; for boiling (into (בְּ) the caldron), symbolic, Ezekiel 24:3,3; for satisfying thirst (figurative) + על Isaiah 44:3; blood (of sacrifice) + אֶליְֿסוֺד Leviticus 8:15; Leviticus 9:9 (P); pottage, for eating, 2 Kings 4:40,41; cakes (לְבִבוֺת) 2 Samuel 13:9; figurative of disease יָצוּק בּוֺ Psalm 41:9 infused into him (al. less probably as 3 molten, i.e. fixed upon).
3. Passive participle as adjective figurative cast, hard, of crocodile's scales Job 41:15; of crocodile's heart Job 41:16; Job 41:16 (as stone).
4. intransitive flow, pour, only וַיִּ֫צֶק 1 Kings 22:35 (of blood), Job 38:38 בְּצֶקֶת עָפָר לַמּוּצָק
Hiph. Imperfect וַיַּצִּ֫קוּ 2 Samuel 15:24; וַיַּצִּקֻם Joshua 7:23; Participle f. מֹי֯צָ֑קֶת 2 Kings 4:5; — pour (oil) 2 Kings 4:5, figurative of shekels of silver, etc., pour out Joshua 7:23; of the ark, 2 Samuel 15:24 set down (?); but read וַיַצִּיגוּ (Dr Gr).
Hoph. Perfect הוּצַק Psalm 45:3;Imperfect יוּצַק Leviticus 21:10; Job 22:16; Participle מוּצָ֑ק 1 Kings 7:23,33; 2 Chronicles 4:2; Job 37:18; מֻצָק Job 11:15; construct מֻצַּק 1 Kings 7:16; —
1. be poured, subject שֶׁמֶן followed by לְ (in anointing), Leviticus 21:10 (H); figurative of foundation of wicked Job 22:16, see Di; of grace חֵן on lips, Psalm 45:3 (followed by ב), see Che.
2. Participle = cast, molten הים המ׳ 1 Kings 7:23 2 Chronicles 4:2; as predicate 1 Kings 7:33; construct as substantive מֻצַּק נְחשֶׁת 1 Kings 7:16.
3. Participle, figurative firmly established, predicate of person, וְהָיִיתָ מ׳ Job 11:15 and thou shalt be established (|| לֹא תִירָא).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


28:18; 28:18; 35:14


25:12; 26:37; 29:7; 36:36; 37:3; 37:13; 38:5; 38:27; 38:27


2:1; 2:1; 2:6; 8:12; 8:15; 8:15; 9:9; 14:15; 14:15; 14:26; 14:26; 21:10; 21:10


5:15; 5:15


7:23; 7:23

1 Samuel


2 Samuel

13:9; 13:9; 15:24; 15:24

1 Kings

7:16; 7:16; 7:23; 7:23; 7:24; 7:24; 7:30; 7:30; 7:33; 7:33; 7:46; 7:46; 18:34; 18:34; 22:35; 22:35

2 Kings

3:11; 4:4; 4:5; 4:5; 4:40; 4:40; 4:41; 4:41; 9:3; 9:6

2 Chronicles

4:2; 4:2; 4:3; 4:3; 4:17; 4:17


11:15; 11:15; 22:16; 22:16; 28:2; 37:18; 38:38; 38:38; 41:15; 41:16; 41:16


41:9; 45:3; 45:3


44:3; 44:3; 44:3; 44:3


24:3; 24:3; 24:3

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3332 matches the Hebrew יָצַק (yāṣaq),
which occurs 52 times in 49 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:18 - And Jacob rose up early in the morning, and took the stone that he had put for his pillows, and set it up for a pillar, and poured H3332 oil upon the top of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:14 - And Jacob set up a pillar in the place where he talked with him, even a pillar of stone: and he poured a drink offering thereon, and he poured H3332 oil thereon.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 25:12 - And thou shalt cast H3332 four rings of gold for it, and put them in the four corners thereof; and two rings shall be in the one side of it, and two rings in the other side of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 26:37 - And thou shalt make for the hanging five pillars of shittim wood, and overlay them with gold, and their hooks shall be of gold: and thou shalt cast H3332 five sockets of brass for them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:7 - Then shalt thou take the anointing oil, and pour H3332 it upon his head, and anoint him.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 36:36 - And he made thereunto four pillars of shittim wood, and overlaid them with gold: their hooks were of gold; and he cast H3332 for them four sockets of silver.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 37:3 - And he cast H3332 for it four rings of gold, to be set by the four corners of it; even two rings upon the one side of it, and two rings upon the other side of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 37:13 - And he cast H3332 for it four rings of gold, and put the rings upon the four corners that were in the four feet thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 38:5 - And he cast H3332 four rings for the four ends of the grate of brass, to be places for the staves.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 38:27 - And of the hundred talents of silver were cast H3332 the sockets of the sanctuary, and the sockets of the vail; an hundred sockets of the hundred talents, a talent for a socket.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 2:1 - And when any will offer a meat offering unto the LORD, his offering shall be of fine flour; and he shall pour H3332 oil upon it, and put frankincense thereon:
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 2:6 - Thou shalt part it in pieces, and pour H3332 oil thereon: it is a meat offering.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 8:12 - And he poured H3332 of the anointing oil upon Aaron's head, and anointed him, to sanctify him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 8:15 - And he slew it; and Moses took the blood, and put it upon the horns of the altar round about with his finger, and purified the altar, and poured H3332 the blood at the bottom of the altar, and sanctified it, to make reconciliation upon it.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 9:9 - And the sons of Aaron brought the blood unto him: and he dipped his finger in the blood, and put it upon the horns of the altar, and poured H3332 out the blood at the bottom of the altar:
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 14:15 - And the priest shall take some of the log of oil, and pour H3332 it into the palm of his own left hand:
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 14:26 - And the priest shall pour H3332 of the oil into the palm of his own left hand:
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 21:10 - And he that is the high priest among his brethren, upon whose head the anointing oil was poured, H3332 and that is consecrated to put on the garments, shall not uncover his head, nor rend his clothes;
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 5:15 - Then shall the man bring his wife unto the priest, and he shall bring her offering for her, the tenth part of an ephah of barley meal; he shall pour H3332 no oil upon it, nor put frankincense thereon; for it is an offering of jealousy, an offering of memorial, bringing iniquity to remembrance.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 7:23 - And they took them out of the midst of the tent, and brought them unto Joshua, and unto all the children of Israel, and laid them out H3332 before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 10:1 - Then Samuel took a vial of oil, and poured H3332 it upon his head, and kissed him, and said, Is it not because the LORD hath anointed thee to be captain over his inheritance?
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:9 - And she took a pan, and poured them out H3332 before him; but he refused to eat. And Amnon said, Have out all men from me. And they went out every man from him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:24 - And lo Zadok also, and all the Levites were with him, bearing the ark of the covenant of God: and they set down H3332 the ark of God; and Abiathar went up, until all the people had done passing out of the city.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:16 - And he made two chapiters of molten H3332 brass, to set upon the tops of the pillars: the height of the one chapiter was five cubits, and the height of the other chapiter was five cubits:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:24 - And under the brim of it round about there were knops compassing it, ten in a cubit, compassing the sea round about: the knops were cast in two rows, when it was cast. H3332
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:33 - And the work of the wheels was like the work of a chariot wheel: their axletrees, and their naves, and their felloes, and their spokes, were all molten. H3332
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:46 - In the plain of Jordan did the king cast H3332 them, in the clay ground between Succoth and Zarthan.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:33 - And he put the wood in order, and cut the bullock in pieces, and laid him on the wood, and said, Fill four barrels with water, and pour H3332 it on the burnt sacrifice, and on the wood.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 22:35 - And the battle increased that day: and the king was stayed up in his chariot against the Syrians, and died at even: and the blood ran out H3332 of the wound into the midst of the chariot.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 3:11 - But Jehoshaphat said, Is there not here a prophet of the LORD, that we may enquire of the LORD by him? And one of the king of Israel's servants answered and said, Here is Elisha the son of Shaphat, which poured H3332 water on the hands of Elijah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:4 - And when thou art come in, thou shalt shut the door upon thee and upon thy sons, and shalt pour out H3332 into all those vessels, and thou shalt set aside that which is full.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:5 - So she went from him, and shut the door upon her and upon her sons, who brought the vessels to her; and she poured out. H3332
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:40 - So they poured out H3332 for the men to eat. And it came to pass, as they were eating of the pottage, that they cried out, and said, O thou man of God, there is death in the pot. And they could not eat thereof.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:41 - But he said, Then bring meal. And he cast it into the pot; and he said, Pour out H3332 for the people, that they may eat. And there was no harm in the pot.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:3 - Then take the box of oil, and pour H3332 it on his head, and say, Thus saith the LORD, I have anointed thee king over Israel. Then open the door, and flee, and tarry not.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:6 - And he arose, and went into the house; and he poured H3332 the oil on his head, and said unto him, Thus saith the LORD God of Israel, I have anointed thee king over the people of the LORD, even over Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 4:2 - Also he made a molten H3332 sea of ten cubits from brim to brim, round in compass, and five cubits the height thereof; and a line of thirty cubits did compass it round about.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 4:3 - And under it was the similitude of oxen, which did compass it round about: ten in a cubit, compassing the sea round about. Two rows of oxen were cast, H3332 when it was cast.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 4:17 - In the plain of Jordan did the king cast H3332 them, in the clay ground between Succoth and Zeredathah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:15 - For then shalt thou lift up thy face without spot; yea, thou shalt be stedfast, H3332 and shalt not fear:
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 22:16 - Which were cut down out of time, whose foundation was overflown H3332 with a flood:
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:18 - Hast thou with him spread out the sky, which is strong, and as a molten H3332 looking glass?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:38 - When the dust groweth H3332 into hardness, and the clods cleave fast together?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:23 - The flakes of his flesh are joined together: they are firm H3332 in themselves; they cannot be moved.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:24 - His heart is as firm H3332 as a stone; yea, as hard H3332 as a piece of the nether millstone.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 41:8 - An evil disease, say they, cleaveth fast H3332 unto him: and now that he lieth he shall rise up no more.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:2 - Thou art fairer than the children of men: grace is poured H3332 into thy lips: therefore God hath blessed thee for ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 44:3 - For I will pour H3332 water upon him that is thirsty, and floods upon the dry ground: I will pour H3332 my spirit upon thy seed, and my blessing upon thine offspring:
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 24:3 - And utter a parable unto the rebellious house, and say unto them, Thus saith the Lord GOD; Set on a pot, set it on, and also pour H3332 water into it:
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