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Lexicon :: Strong's H3468 - yēšaʿ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 929a

Strong’s Definitions

יֶשַׁע yeshaʻ, yeh'-shah; or יֵשַׁע yêshaʻ; from H3467; liberty, deliverance, prosperity:—safety, salvation, saving.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 36x

The KJV translates Strong's H3468 in the following manner: salvation (32x), safety (3x), saving (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 36x
The KJV translates Strong's H3468 in the following manner: salvation (32x), safety (3x), saving (1x).
  1. deliverance, salvation, rescue, safety, welfare

    1. safety, welfare, prosperity

    2. salvation

    3. victory

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יֶשַׁע yeshaʻ, yeh'-shah; or יֵשַׁע yêshaʻ; from H3467; liberty, deliverance, prosperity:—safety, salvation, saving.
STRONGS H3468: Abbreviations
יֵ֫שַׁע noun masculineIsaiah 51:5 deliverance, rescue, salvation, also safety, welfare; — יֵ֫שַׁע Psalm 20:7 4 times; יֶ֫שַׁע Job 5:11 4 times; suffix יִשְׁעִי 2 Samuel 22:3 11 times, + 14 times suffixes; —
1. safety, welfare, prosperity 2 Samuel 23:5; Psalm 12:6; Job 5:4,11.
2. salvation, i.e. primarily physical rescue, by God, often with added spiritual idea: Isaiah 62:11; Psalm 69:14; Psalm 85:8; Psalm 85:10; יֵשַׁע אֱלֹהִים salvation from God Psalm 50:23; used as infin. with accusative לְיֵשַׁע Habakkuk 3:13 (twice in verse) (see Ew§ 239 a); accordingly Yahweh is אוֺרִי וְיִשְׁעִי my light and my salvation Psalm 27:1; צוּר ישׁע Psalm 95:1; קֶרֶן ישׁע Psalm 18:3 = 2 Samuel 22:3; אֱלֹהֵי ישׁע Isaiah 17:10; Micah 7:7; Habakkuk 3:18; Psalm 18:47 = אֱלֹהֵי צוּר ישׁע 2 Samuel 22:47; Psalm 24:5; Psalm 25:5; Psalm 27:9; Psalm 65:6; Psalm 79:9; Psalm 85:5; 1 Chronicles 16:35; מָגֵן ישׁ׳ Psalm 18:36 = 2 Samuel 22:36; על אלהים ישׁעי Psalm 62:8; || צְדָקָה Isaiah 45:8; Isaiah 51:5; Isaiah 61:10; שְׂשׂוֺן יִשְׁעֶ֑ךָ Psalm 51:14 joy of thy salvation כֹּהֲנֶיהָ אַלְבִּישׁ ישׁ׳ Psalm 132:16 her priests will clothe with salvation.
3. victory: גְּבוּרוֺת יֵשַׁע יְמִינוֺ Psalm 20:7 the mighty deeds of the victory of his right hand.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

2 Samuel

22:3; 22:3; 22:36; 22:47; 23:5

1 Chronicles



5:4; 5:11; 5:11


12:6; 18:3; 18:36; 18:47; 20:7; 20:7; 24:5; 25:5; 27:1; 27:9; 50:23; 51:14; 62:8; 65:6; 69:14; 79:9; 85:5; 85:8; 85:10; 95:1; 132:16


17:10; 45:8; 51:5; 51:5; 61:10; 62:11




3:13; 3:18


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3468 matches the Hebrew יֵשַׁע (yēšaʿ),
which occurs 36 times in 35 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 22:3 - God is my rock, in him will I trust -- My shield, and the horn of my salvation, My high tower, and my refuge, My saviour: thou wilt save me from violence.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 22:36 - And thou didst give me the shield of thy salvation, And thy condescending gentleness hath made me great.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 22:47 - Jehovah liveth; and blessed be my rock; And exalted be the God, the rock of my salvation,
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 23:5 - Although my house be not so before God, Yet he hath made with me an everlasting covenant, Ordered in every way and sure; For this is all my salvation, and every desire, Although he make it not to grow.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:35 - And say, Save us, O God of our salvation, And gather us, and deliver us from the nations, To give thanks unto thy holy name, To triumph in thy praise.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 5:4 - His children are far from safety, and they are crushed in the gate, and there is no deliverer:
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 5:11 - Setting up on high those that are low; and mourners are exalted to prosperity.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 12:5 - Because of the oppression of the afflicted, because of the sighing of the needy, now will I arise, saith Jehovah, I will set him in safety, at whom they puff.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 18:2 - Jehovah is my rock, and my fortress, and my deliverer; my God, my rock, in whom I will trust; my shield, and the horn of my salvation, my high tower.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 18:35 - And thou didst give me the shield of thy salvation, and thy right hand held me up; and thy condescending gentleness hath made me great.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 18:46 - Jehovah liveth; and blessed be my rock; and exalted be the God of my salvation,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 20:6 - Now know I that Jehovah saveth his anointed; he answereth him from the heavens of his holiness, with the saving strength of his right hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 24:5 - He shall receive blessing from Jehovah, and righteousness from the God of his salvation.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 25:5 - Make me to walk in thy truth, and teach me: for thou art the God of my salvation; on thee do I wait all the day.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 27:1 - {A Psalm of David.} Jehovah is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? Jehovah is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 27:9 - Hide not thy face from me; put not thy servant away in anger: thou hast been my help; cast me not off, neither forsake me, O God of my salvation.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 50:23 - Whoso offereth praise glorifieth me; and to him that ordereth his way will I shew the salvation of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:12 - Restore unto me the joy of thy salvation, and let a willing spirit sustain me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 62:7 - With God is my salvation and my glory; the rock of my strength, my refuge is in God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 65:5 - By terrible things in righteousness wilt thou answer us, O God of our salvation, thou confidence of all the ends of the earth, and of the distant regions of the sea. ...
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:13 - But as for me, my prayer is unto thee, Jehovah, in an acceptable time: O God, in the abundance of thy loving-kindness answer me, according to the truth of thy salvation:
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 79:9 - Help us, O God of our salvation, because of the glory of thy name; and deliver us, and forgive our sins, for thy name's sake.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 85:4 - Bring us back, O God of our salvation, and cause thine indignation toward us to cease.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 85:7 - Shew us thy loving-kindness, O Jehovah, and grant us thy salvation.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 85:9 - Surely his salvation is nigh them that fear him, that glory may dwell in our land.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 95:1 - Come, let us sing aloud to Jehovah, let us shout for joy to the rock of our salvation;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:16 - And I will clothe her priests with salvation, and her saints shall shout aloud for joy.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 17:10 - For thou hast forgotten the God of thy salvation, and hast not been mindful of the rock of thy strength; therefore shalt thou plant pleasant plantations, and shalt set them with foreign slips:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 45:8 - Drop down, ye heavens, from above, and let the skies pour down righteousness; let the earth open, and let them bring forth salvation, and with it let righteousness spring up. I, Jehovah, have created it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:5 - My righteousness is near, my salvation is gone forth, and mine arms shall judge the peoples: the isles shall wait for me, and in mine arm shall they trust.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 61:10 - I will greatly rejoice in Jehovah, my soul shall be joyful in my God; for he hath clothed me with the garments of salvation, he hath covered me with the robe of righteousness, as a bridegroom decketh himself with the priestly turban, and as a bride adorneth herself with her jewels.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 62:11 - Behold, Jehovah hath proclaimed unto the end of the earth, Say ye to the daughter of Zion, Behold, thy salvation cometh; behold, his reward is with him, and his recompence before him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 7:7 - But as for me, I will look unto Jehovah; I will wait for the God of my salvation: my God will hear me.
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 3:13 - Thou wentest forth for the salvation of thy people, For the salvation of thine anointed; Thou didst smite off the head from the house of the wicked, Laying bare the foundation even to the neck. Selah.
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 3:18 - Yet I will rejoice in Jehovah, I will joy in the God of my salvation.
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