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Lexicon :: Strong's H5830 - ʿezrā'

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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
A variation of עֶזְרָה (H5833)
Strong’s Definitions

עֶזְרָא ʻEzrâʼ, ez-raw'; a variation of H5833; Ezra, an Israelite:—Ezra.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 22x

The KJV translates Strong's H5830 in the following manner: Ezra (22x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 22x
The KJV translates Strong's H5830 in the following manner: Ezra (22x).
  1. Ezra = "help"

    1. the priest and scribe who led the reforms of the returned exiles in Jerusalem; co-worker with Nehemiah

    2. a priest with Zerubbabel

    3. another post-exilic Jew

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עֶזְרָא ʻEzrâʼ, ez-raw'; a variation of H5833; Ezra, an Israelite:—Ezra.
STRONGS H5830: Abbreviations
עֶזְרָא proper name, masculine Εσρας, Εσδρας, Εζδρας;
1. Ezra Ezra 7:1, 10; Ezra 10:1, 2, 5, 6; Nehemiah 8:6; called (ה)סֹּפֵר Ezra 7:6; Nehemiah 8:1, 4, 5, 13; Nehemiah 12:36, הַכֹּהֵן Ezra 10:10, 16; Nehemiah 8:2, 9, both Ezra 7:11; Nehemiah 12:26.
2. priest with Zerubbabel Nehemiah 12:1, 13.

See related Aramaic BDB entry H5831.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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Strong's Number H5830 matches the Hebrew עֶזְרָא (ʿezrā'),
which occurs 22 times in 22 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:1 - Now after these things, in the reign of Artachshasta king of Paras, Ezra the son of Serayah, the son of `Azaryah, the son of Hilkiyah,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:6 - this Ezra went up from Bavel: and he was a ready Sofer in the law of Moshe, which the LORD, the God of Yisra'el, had given; and the king granted him all his request, according to the hand of the LORD his God on him.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:10 - For Ezra had set his heart to seek the law of the LORD, and to do it, and to teach in Yisra'el statutes and ordinances.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:11 - Now this is the copy of the letter that the king Artachshasta gave to Ezra the Kohen, the Sofer, even the Sofer of the words of the mitzvot of the LORD, and of his statutes to Yisra'el:
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:1 - Now while Ezra prayed and made confession, weeping and casting himself down before the house of God, there was gathered together to him out of Yisra'el a very great assembly of men and women and children; for the people wept very sore.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:2 - Shekhanyahu the son of Yechi'el, one of the sons of `Elam, answered Ezra, We have trespassed against our God, and have married foreign women of the peoples of the land: yet now there is hope for Yisra'el concerning this thing.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:5 - Then arose Ezra, and made the chiefs of the Kohanim, the Levites, and all Yisra'el, to swear that they would do according to this word. So they swore.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:6 - Then Ezra rose up from before the house of God, and went into the chamber of Yehochanan the son of Elyashiv: and when he came there, he ate no bread, nor drink water; for he mourned because of the trespass of them of the captivity.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:10 - Ezra the Kohen stood up, and said to them, You have trespassed, and have married foreign women, to increase the guilt of Yisra'el.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:16 - The children of the captivity did so. Ezra the Kohen, with certain heads of fathers' houses, after their fathers' houses, and all of them by their names, were set apart; and they sat down in the first day of the tenth month to examine the matter.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:1 - All the people gathered themselves together as one man into the broad place that was before the water gate; and they spoke to Ezra the Sofer to bring the book of the law of Moshe, which the LORD had commanded to Yisra'el.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:2 - Ezra the Kohen brought the law before the assembly, both men and women, and all who could hear with understanding, on the first day of the seventh month.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:4 - Ezra the Sofer stood on a pulpit of wood, which they had made for the purpose; and beside him stood Mattityah, and Shema, and `Anayah, and Uriyah, and Hilkiyah, and Ma`aseyah, on his right hand; and on his left hand, Pedayahu, and Misha'el, and Malkiyah, and Hashum, and Hashbaddanah, Zekharyah, and Meshullam.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:5 - Ezra opened the book in the sight of all the people; (for he was above all the people;) and when he opened it, all the people stood up:
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:6 - and Ezra blessed the LORD, the great God. All the people answered, Amein, Amein, with the lifting up of their hands: and they bowed their heads, and worshiped the LORD with their faces to the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:9 - Nechemyah, who was the governor, and Ezra the Kohen the Sofer, and the Levites who taught the people, said to all the people, This day is holy to the LORD your God; don't mourn, nor weep. For all the people wept, when they heard the words of the law.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:13 - On the second day were gathered together the heads of fathers' houses of all the people, the Kohanim, and the Levites, to Ezra the Sofer, even to give attention to the words of the law.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:1 - Now these are the Kohanim and the Levites who went up with Zerubbavel the son of She'alti'el, and Yeshua: Serayah, Yirmeyahu, Ezra,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:13 - of Ezra, Meshullam; of Amaryah, Yehochanan;
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:26 - These were in the days of Yoiakim the son of Yeshua, the son of Yotzadak, and in the days of Nechemyah the governor, and of Ezra the Kohen the Sofer.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:33 - and `Azaryah, Ezra, and Meshullam,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:36 - and his brothers, Shemayah, and `Azar'el, Milalai, Gilalai, Ma`ai, Netan'el, and Yehudah, Hanani, with the musical instruments of David the man of God; and Ezra the Sofer was before them.
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