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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 - So Jacob rose early in the morning, and took the stone that he had put [fn]under his head and set it up as a pillar and poured H3332 oil on its top.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:14 - Jacob set up a pillar in the place where He had spoken with him, a pillar of stone, and he poured out a drink offering on it; he also poured H3332 oil on it.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 25:12 - “You shall cast H3332 four gold rings for it and [fn]fasten them on its four feet, and two rings shall be on one side of it and two rings on the other side of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 26:37 - “You shall make five pillars of acacia for the screen and overlay them with gold, their hooks also being of gold; and you shall cast H3332 five [fn]sockets of [fn]bronze for them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:7 - “Then you shall take the anointing oil and pour H3332 it on his head and anoint him.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 36:36 - He made four pillars of acacia for it, and overlaid them with gold, with their hooks of gold; and he cast H3332 four [fn]sockets of silver for them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 37:3 - He cast H3332 four rings of gold for it on its four feet; even two rings on one side of it, and two rings on the [fn]other side of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 37:13 - He cast H3332 four gold rings for it and put the rings on the four corners that were on its four feet.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 38:5 - He cast H3332 four rings on the four ends of the bronze grating as holders for the poles.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 38:27 - The hundred talents of silver were for casting H3332 the [fn]sockets of the sanctuary and the [fn]sockets of the veil; one hundred [fn]sockets for the hundred talents, a talent for a [fn]socket.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 2:1 - ‘Now when anyone presents a grain offering as an offering to the LORD, his offering shall be of fine flour, and he shall pour H3332 oil on it and put frankincense on it.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 2:6 - you shall break it into bits and pour H3332 oil on it; it is a grain offering.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 8:12 - Then he poured H3332 some of the anointing oil on Aaron’s head and anointed him, to consecrate him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 8:15 - Next [fn]Moses slaughtered it and took the blood and with his finger put some of it around on the horns of the altar, and purified the altar. Then he poured H3332 out the rest of the blood at the base of the altar and consecrated it, to make atonement for it.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 9:9 - Aaron’s sons presented the blood to him; and he dipped his finger in the blood and put some on the horns of the altar, and poured H3332 out the rest of the blood at the base of the altar.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 14:15 - “The priest shall also take some of the [fn]log of oil, and pour H3332 it into his left palm;
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 14:26 - “The priest shall also pour H3332 some of the oil into his left palm;
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 21:10 - ‘The priest who is the highest among his brothers, on whose head the anointing oil has been poured H3332 and [fn]who has been consecrated to wear the garments, shall not [fn]uncover his head nor tear his clothes;
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 5:15 - the man shall then bring his wife to the priest, and shall bring as [fn]an offering for her one-tenth of an [fn]ephah of barley meal; he shall not pour H3332 oil on it nor put frankincense on it, for it is a grain offering of jealousy, a grain offering of memorial, a reminder of iniquity.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 7:23 - They took them from inside the tent and brought them to Joshua and to all the sons of Israel, and they poured H3332 them out before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 10:1 - Then Samuel took the flask of oil, poured H3332 it on his head, kissed him and said, “Has not the LORD anointed you a ruler over His inheritance?
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:9 - She took the pan and [fn]dished H3332 them out before him, but he refused to eat. And Amnon said, “Have everyone go out from me.” So everyone went out from him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:24 - Now behold, Zadok also came, and all the Levites with him carrying the ark of the covenant of God. And they set H3332 down H3332 the ark of God, and Abiathar came up until all the people had finished passing from the city.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:16 - He also made two capitals of molten H3332 bronze to set on the tops of the pillars; the height of the one capital was five [fn]cubits and the height of the other capital was five cubits.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:24 - Under its brim gourds went around encircling it ten to a cubit, completely surrounding the sea; the gourds were in two rows, cast H3332 [fn]with the rest.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:33 - The workmanship of the wheels was like the workmanship of a chariot wheel. Their axles, their rims, their spokes, and their hubs were all cast. H3332
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:46 - In the plain of the Jordan the king cast H3332 them, in the clay ground between Succoth and Zarethan.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:33 - Then he arranged the wood and cut the ox in pieces and laid it on the wood.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 22:35 - The battle [fn]raged that day, and the king was propped up in his chariot in front of the Arameans, and died at evening, and the blood from the wound ran H3332 into the bottom of the chariot.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 3:11 - But Jehoshaphat said, “Is there not a prophet of the LORD here, that we may inquire of the LORD by him?” And one of the king of Israel’s servants answered and said, “Elisha the son of Shaphat is here, who used to pour H3332 water on the hands of Elijah.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:4 - “And you shall go in and shut the door behind you and your sons, and pour H3332 out into all these vessels, and you shall set aside what is full.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:5 - So she went from him and shut the door behind her and her sons; they were bringing the vessels to her and she poured. H3332
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:40 - So they poured H3332 it out for the men to eat. And as they were eating of the stew, they cried out and said, “O man of God, there is death in the pot.” And they were unable to eat.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:41 - But he said, “Now bring meal.” He threw it into the pot and said, “Pour H3332 it out for the people that they may eat.” Then there was no harm in the pot.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:3 - “Then take the flask of oil and pour H3332 it on his head and say, ‘Thus says the LORD, “I have anointed you king over Israel.”’ Then open the door and flee and do not wait.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:6 - He arose and went into the house, and he poured H3332 the oil on his head and said to him, “Thus says the LORD, the God of Israel, ‘I have anointed you king over the people of the LORD, even over Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 4:2 - Also he made the cast H3332 metal sea, ten cubits from brim to brim, circular in form, and its height was five cubits and [fn]its circumference thirty cubits.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 4:3 - Now figures like oxen were under it and all around it, ten cubits, entirely encircling the sea. The oxen were in two rows, cast H3332 [fn]in one piece.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 4:17 - On the plain of the Jordan the king cast H3332 them in the clay ground between Succoth and Zeredah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:15 - “Then, indeed, you could lift up your face without moral defect,
And you would be steadfast H3332 and not fear.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 22:16 - Who were snatched away before their time,
Whose foundations were [fn]washed H3332 away H3332 by a river?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:18 - “Can you, with Him, spread out the skies,
Strong as a molten H3332 mirror?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:38 - When the dust hardens H3332 into a mass
And the clods stick together?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:23 - “The folds of his flesh are joined together,
Firm H3332 on him and immovable.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:24 - “His heart is as hard H3332 as a stone,
Even as hard H3332 as a lower millstone.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 41:8 - “A wicked thing is poured H3332 out [fn]upon him,
That when he lies down, he will not rise up again.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:2 - You are fairer than the sons of men;
Grace is poured H3332 [fn]upon Your lips;
Therefore God has blessed You forever.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 44:3 - ‘For I will pour H3332 out water on [fn]the thirsty land
And streams on the dry ground;
I will pour H3332 out My Spirit on your offspring
And My blessing on your descendants;
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 24:3 - “Speak a parable to the rebellious house and say to them, ‘Thus says the Lord [fn]GOD,
“Put on the pot, put it on and also pour H3332 water in it;
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