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Lexicon :: Strong's H5828 - ʿēzer

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 1598a

Strong’s Definitions

עֵזֶר ʻêzer, ay'-zer; from H5826; aid:—help.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x

The KJV translates Strong's H5828 in the following manner: help (19x), help meet (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x
The KJV translates Strong's H5828 in the following manner: help (19x), help meet (2x).
  1. help, succour

    1. help, succour

    2. one who helps

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עֵזֶר ʻêzer, ay'-zer; from H5826; aid:—help.
STRONGS H5828: Abbreviations
† I. עֵ֫זֶר noun masculinePsalm 121:1 help, succour; — ע׳ absolute Genesis 2:18 +, suffix עֶזְרִי Exodus 18:4, עֶזְרֹה Ezekiel 12:14, etc.; —
1. help, succour Isaiah 30:5 (|| הוֺעִיל, opposed to בּשֶׁת, חֶרְמָּה), Daniel 11:34; from י׳ Psalm 20:3; Psalm 121:1; Psalm 121:2; Psalm 124:8; in Psalm 89:20 read נֵזֶר for ע׳ Dy Gr Kau (עֹז Bi Che), compare Hup; מָגֵן עֶזְר֑ךָ Deuteronomy 33:29 (= י׳).
2. concrete = one who helps (compare 1. עֶזְרָה 2) בְּע׳ (בְּ essent., see ב 17b, Ges§ 119 h, i) Genesis 2:18, 20; (J) + Hosea 13:9 (read מִי בְע׳ Che We GuKau Now); collective (without בְּ Ezekiel 12:14 (si vera lectio; Co עֹזְרָיו); especially of מִצָּרָיו י׳ ע׳ Deuteronomy 33:7 (poem), ע׳ + מָגֵן Psalm 33:20; Psalm 115:9; Psalm 115:10; Psalm 115:11, + מְפַלֵּט Psalm 70:6; בְּע׳ (see above) Exodus 18:4 (E), Deuteronomy 33:26 (poem), Psalm 146:4.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


2:18; 2:18; 2:20


18:4; 18:4


33:7; 33:26; 33:29


20:3; 33:20; 89:20; 115:9; 115:10; 115:11; 121:1; 121:1; 121:2; 124:8; 146:4




12:14; 12:14






Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5828 matches the Hebrew עֵזֶר (ʿēzer),
which occurs 22 times in 21 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:18 - And the LORD God said, It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him an help meet H5828 for him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:20 - And Adam gave names to all cattle, and to the fowl of the air, and to every beast of the field; but for Adam there was not found an help meet H5828 for him.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 18:4 - And the name of the other was Eliezer; for the God of my father, said he, was mine help, H5828 and delivered me from the sword of Pharaoh:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:7 - And this is the blessing of Judah: and he said, Hear, LORD, the voice of Judah, and bring him unto his people: let his hands be sufficient for him; and be thou an help H5828 to him from his enemies.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:26 - There is none like unto the God of Jeshurun, who rideth upon the heaven in thy help, H5828 and in his excellency on the sky.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:29 - Happy art thou, O Israel: who is like unto thee, O people saved by the LORD, the shield of thy help, H5828 and who is the sword of thy excellency! and thine enemies shall be found liars unto thee; and thou shalt tread upon their high places.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 20:2 - Send thee help H5828 from the sanctuary, and strengthen thee out of Zion;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 33:20 - Our soul waiteth for the LORD: he is our help H5828 and our shield.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 70:5 - But I am poor and needy: make haste unto me, O God: thou art my help H5828 and my deliverer; O LORD, make no tarrying.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:19 - Then thou spakest in vision to thy holy one, and saidst, I have laid help H5828 upon one that is mighty; I have exalted one chosen out of the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 115:9 - O Israel, trust thou in the LORD: he is their help H5828 and their shield.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 115:10 - O house of Aaron, trust in the LORD: he is their help H5828 and their shield.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 115:11 - Ye that fear the LORD, trust in the LORD: he is their help H5828 and their shield.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 121:1 - [[A Song of degrees.]] I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help. H5828
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 121:2 - My help H5828 cometh from the LORD, which made heaven and earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 124:8 - Our help H5828 is in the name of the LORD, who made heaven and earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 146:5 - Happy is he that hath the God of Jacob for his help, H5828 whose hope is in the LORD his God:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:5 - They were all ashamed of a people that could not profit them, nor be an help H5828 nor profit, but a shame, and also a reproach.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 12:14 - And I will scatter toward every wind all that are about him to help H5828 him, and all his bands; and I will draw out the sword after them.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 11:34 - Now when they shall fall, they shall be holpen with a little help: H5828 but many shall cleave to them with flatteries.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:9 - O Israel, thou hast destroyed thyself; but in me is thine help. H5828
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