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Lexicon :: Strong's H6035 - ʿānāv

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masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 1652a

Strong’s Definitions

עָנָו ʻânâv, aw-nawv'; or (by intermixture with H6041) עָנָיו ʻânâyv; from H6031; depressed (figuratively), in mind (gentle) or circumstances (needy, especially saintly):—humble, lowly, meek, poor. Compare H6041.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 26x

The KJV translates Strong's H6035 in the following manner: meek (13x), humble (5x), poor (5x), lowly (2x), very meek (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 26x
The KJV translates Strong's H6035 in the following manner: meek (13x), humble (5x), poor (5x), lowly (2x), very meek (1x).
  1. poor, humble, afflicted, meek

    1. poor, needy

    2. poor and weak

    3. poor, weak and afflicted

    4. humble, lowly, meek

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עָנָו ʻânâv, aw-nawv'; or (by intermixture with H6041) עָנָיו ʻânâyv; from H6031; depressed (figuratively), in mind (gentle) or circumstances (needy, especially saintly):—humble, lowly, meek, poor. Compare H6041.
STRONGS H6035: Abbreviations
עָנָי (?; LagBN 48) noun masculine poor, afflicted, humble, meek; — עָנָו Numbers 12:3 (Kt; Qr עָנָיו is to ensure the ָ֯ according to Di Köii. 1. 76); elsewhere plural עֲנָוִים Isaiah 29:19 + 11 times + Kt עֲנָוִים Isaiah 32:7; Psalm 9:19 (Qr עֲנִיִּים); Qr עֲנָוִים Psalm 9:13; Psalm 10:12; Proverbs 3:34; Proverbs 14:21; Proverbs 16:19 (Kt עניים); construct עַנְוֵי Zephaniah 2:3 + 2 times, + Kt ענוי (Qr עֲנִיֵּי) Amos 8:4 (so Job 24:4 van d. H.; but עֲנִיֵּי Kt and Qr Baer Ginsb) — these forms shew confusion with עָנִי, which is perhaps only another form of עָנָו (otherwise Rahlfsop. cit. 62 f. Dr'Poor' in HastingsDB; עָנָו = humble, meek, עָנִי = passive humbled, afflicted); —
1. poor, needy, Proverbs 14:21 (Qr).
2. poor and weak. oppressed by rich and powerful Amos 2:7; Isaiah 29:19; Isaiah 32:7 (Kt); ענוי (ה)ארץ Psalm 76:10; Isaiah 11:4; Zephaniah 2:3; Amos 8:4 (Kt), Job 24:4.
3. poor, weak and afflicted Israel (usually rendered meek) Psalm 10:17; Psalm 22:27; Psalm 25:9 (twice in verse); Psalm 34:3; Psalm 37:11; Psalm 69:33 (עָנִי 3, also in all these Psalms), Psalm 147:6; Psalm 149:4; Isaiah 61:1 (|| נשׁברי לב, compare Isaiah 66:2 עָנִי 3), Psalm 9:19 (Kt) Psalm 9:13; Psalm 10:12 (Qr).
4. humble, lowly, meek Numbers 12:3 (Moses); Proverbs 3:34; Proverbs 16:19 (both Qr).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


12:3; 12:3


24:4; 24:4


9:13; 9:13; 9:19; 9:19; 10:12; 10:12; 10:17; 22:27; 25:9; 34:3; 37:11; 69:33; 76:10; 147:6; 149:4


3:34; 3:34; 14:21; 14:21; 16:19; 16:19


11:4; 29:19; 29:19; 32:7; 32:7; 61:1; 66:2


2:7; 8:4; 8:4


2:3; 2:3


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6035 matches the Hebrew עָנָו (ʿānāv),
which occurs 26 times in 24 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxNum 12:3 - (Now the man Moses was very meek, H6035 H6035 above all the men which were upon the face of the earth.)
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:4 - They turn the needy out of the way: the poor H6035 of the earth hide themselves together.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 9:12 - When he maketh inquisition for blood, he remembereth them: he forgetteth not the cry of the humble. H6035
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 9:18 - For the needy shall not alway be forgotten: the expectation of the poor H6035 shall not perish for ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:12 - Arise, O LORD; O God, lift up thine hand: forget not the humble. H6035
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:17 - LORD, thou hast heard the desire of the humble: H6035 thou wilt prepare their heart, thou wilt cause thine ear to hear:
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:26 - The meek H6035 shall eat and be satisfied: they shall praise the LORD that seek him: your heart shall live for ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 25:9 - The meek H6035 will he guide in judgment: and the meek H6035 will he teach his way.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 34:2 - My soul shall make her boast in the LORD: the humble H6035 shall hear thereof, and be glad.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:11 - But the meek H6035 shall inherit the earth; and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:32 - The humble H6035 shall see this, and be glad: and your heart shall live that seek God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 76:9 - When God arose to judgment, to save all the meek H6035 of the earth. Selah.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 147:6 - The LORD lifteth up the meek: H6035 he casteth the wicked down to the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 149:4 - For the LORD taketh pleasure in his people: he will beautify the meek H6035 with salvation.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 3:34 - Surely he scorneth the scorners: but he giveth grace unto the lowly. H6035
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:21 - He that despiseth his neighbour sinneth: but he that hath mercy on the poor, H6035 happy is he.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 16:19 - Better it is to be of an humble spirit with the lowly, H6035 than to divide the spoil with the proud.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 11:4 - But with righteousness shall he judge the poor, and reprove with equity for the meek H6035 of the earth: and he shall smite the earth with the rod of his mouth, and with the breath of his lips shall he slay the wicked.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 29:19 - The meek H6035 also shall increase their joy in the LORD, and the poor among men shall rejoice in the Holy One of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 32:7 - The instruments also of the churl are evil: he deviseth wicked devices to destroy the poor H6035 with lying words, even when the needy speaketh right.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 61:1 - The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me; because the LORD hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; H6035 he hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound;
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 2:7 - That pant after the dust of the earth on the head of the poor, and turn aside the way of the meek: H6035 and a man and his father will go in unto the same maid, to profane my holy name:
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 8:4 - Hear this, O ye that swallow up the needy, even to make the poor H6035 of the land to fail,
Unchecked Copy BoxZep 2:3 - Seek ye the LORD, all ye meek H6035 of the earth, which have wrought his judgment; seek righteousness, seek meekness: it may be ye shall be hid in the day of the LORD'S anger.
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