Search Bible
Click for Help   Click for QuickNav   Click for Advanced Search Options
Search KJV
Your Bible Version is the KJV
Go to Top
Link to This Page Cite This Page
Share this page Follow the BLB
Printable Page
Left Context Bar Edge 1Left Context Bar BackgroundLeft Context Bar Edge 2Previous Strongs NumberCopy VersesCopy OptionsShow StrongsRed Letter OnNext Strongs NumberRight Context Bar Edge 2Right Context Bar BackgroundRight Context Bar Edge 1
The Blue Letter Bible

Lexicon :: Strong's H394 - 'aḵzārî

Choose a new font size and typeface
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 971b

Strong’s Definitions

אַכְזָרִי ʼakzârîy, ak-zawr-ree'; from H393; terrible:—cruel (one).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x

The KJV translates Strong's H394 in the following manner: cruel (7x), one (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x
The KJV translates Strong's H394 in the following manner: cruel (7x), one (1x).
  1. cruel

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אַכְזָרִי ʼakzârîy, ak-zawr-ree'; from H393; terrible:—cruel (one).
STRONGS H394: Abbreviations
אַכְזָרִי adjective cruel, always in this form; — Proverbs 12:10; Proverbs 17:11; Jeremiah 6:23; Jeremiah 50:42, also Jeremiah 30:14 (read מוּסָר א׳, for MT מוּסַר, Gf Gie); as substantive Proverbs 5:9; Proverbs 11:17, perhaps also, in apposition with יוֺם י׳, Isaiah 13:9.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights reserved. Used by permission.

BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


5:9; 11:17; 12:10; 17:11




6:23; 30:14; 50:42


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H394 matches the Hebrew אַכְזָרִי ('aḵzārî),
which occurs 8 times in 8 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 5:9 - Lest thou give thine honour unto others, and thy years unto the cruel: H394
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:17 - The merciful man doeth good to his own soul: but he that is cruel H394 troubleth his own flesh.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:10 - A righteous man regardeth the life of his beast: but the tender mercies of the wicked are cruel. H394
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 17:11 - An evil man seeketh only rebellion: therefore a cruel H394 messenger shall be sent against him.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 13:9 - Behold, the day of the LORD cometh, cruel H394 both with wrath and fierce anger, to lay the land desolate: and he shall destroy the sinners thereof out of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 6:23 - They shall lay hold on bow and spear; they are cruel, H394 and have no mercy; their voice roareth like the sea; and they ride upon horses, set in array as men for war against thee, O daughter of Zion.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 30:14 - All thy lovers have forgotten thee; they seek thee not; for I have wounded thee with the wound of an enemy, with the chastisement of a cruel one, H394 for the multitude of thine iniquity; because thy sins were increased.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:42 - They shall hold the bow and the lance: they are cruel, H394 and will not shew mercy: their voice shall roar like the sea, and they shall ride upon horses, every one put in array, like a man to the battle, against thee, O daughter of Babylon.
BLB Searches
Search the Bible
Search KJV

Advanced Options

Other Searches

Multi-Verse Retrieval
Search KJV

Let's Connect
Daily Devotionals

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan

Donate Contact

Blue Letter Bible study tools make reading, searching and studying the Bible easy and rewarding.

Blue Letter Bible is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization