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Lexicon :: Strong's H6041 - ʿānî

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TWOT Reference: 1652d

Strong’s Definitions

עָנִי ʻânîy, aw-nee'; from H6031; (practically the same as H6035, although the margin constantly disputes this, making H6035 subjective and objective); depressed, in mind or circumstances:—afflicted, humble, lowly, needy, poor.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 80x

The KJV translates Strong's H6041 in the following manner: poor (58x), afflicted (15x), lowly (1x), man (1x), variant (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 80x
The KJV translates Strong's H6041 in the following manner: poor (58x), afflicted (15x), lowly (1x), man (1x), variant (3x).
  1. poor, afflicted, humble, wretched

    1. poor, needy

    2. poor and weak

    3. poor, weak, afflicted, wretched

    4. humble, lowly

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עָנִי ʻânîy, aw-nee'; from H6031; (practically the same as H6035, although the margin constantly disputes this, making H6035 subjective and objective); depressed, in mind or circumstances:—afflicted, humble, lowly, needy, poor.
STRONGS H6041: Abbreviations
עָנִי adj poor, afflicted, humble; — ע׳ Deuteronomy 24:12 + 51 times; plural עֲיִּים Isaiah 3:15 + 6 times; construct עֲנִיֵּי Isaiah 10:2 + 4 times (see also Kt and Qr below עָנָו above); suffix עֲנִיֶּיךָ Psalm 72:2; Psalm 74:19, עֲנִיֶּ֑ךָ Deuteronomy 15:11, עֲנִיָּו Isaiah 49:13; feminine singular עֲנִיָּה Isaiah 51:21; Isaiah 54:11 (+ Isaiah 10:30 MT, but read עֲנִיהָ, see I. ענה); —
1. poor, needy, || אביון Deuteronomy 15:11; Deuteronomy 24:14. 15 Proverbs 31:20, || יתום Job 24:9; Exodus 22:24 (E), Deuteronomy 24:12; having right to gleanings Leviticus 19:10; Leviticus 23:22 (H); יְמֵי ע׳ Proverbs 15:15, compare Proverbs 14:21 (Kt).
2. poor and weak, oppressed by the rich and powerful Isaiah 3:14, 15; Isaiah 32:7 (Qr), Isaiah 58:7; Isaiah 29:12; Isaiah 36:6, 15; Proverbs 30:14; Ecclesiastes 6:8; Ezekiel 18:17; Zechariah 7:10; Job 24:4, also Amos 8:4 (Qr); || דל Job 34:28; Proverbs 22:22; עֲנִיֵּי עַמִּי Isaiah 10:2; עני ואביוך Job 24:14 Proverbs 31:9 Jeremiah 22:16; Ezekiel 16:49; Ezekiel 18:12; Ezekiel 22:29.
3. poor, weak, afflicted Israel, or pious in Israel afflicted by wicked nations or the wicked in Israel itself Psalm 10:2; Psalm 10:9 (twice in verse); Psalm 14:6 (dubious, compare Psalm 53:6) Psalm 102:1 (or proper name), Isaiah 14:32; Habakkuk 3:14; of Zion, עֲנִיָּה Isaiah 51:21; Isaiah 54:11; שׁד ע׳ Psalm 12:6; יחיד וע׳ Psalm 25:16; עני ואביון Psalm 35:10; Psalm 37:14; Psalm 40:18 = Psalm 70:6; Psalm 74:21; Psalm 86:1; Psalm 109:16; Psalm 109:22, plural Isaiah 41:17; עני וְכוֺאֵב Psalm 69:30; וָרָשׁ ע׳ Psalm 82:3; עֱנוּת ע׳ Psalm 22:25; וְגֹוֵעַ ע׳ Psalm 88:16; || דל Isaiah 26:6; Zephaniah 3:12; וּנְכֵהרֿוּחַ ע׳ Isaiah 66:2; — Zechariah 11:7, 11 see II. כְּנַעֲנִי; — God does not forget them Psalm 9:13 (Kt); Psalm 9:19 (Qr); Psalm 10:12 (Kt) Psalm 74:19, but has compassion on them Isaiah 49:13, saves Psalm 34:7, delivers Psalm 35:10, and bestows various favours Psalm 68:11; Psalm 140:13, the king also judges Psalm 72:2; Psalm 72:4, and delivers Psalm 72:12.
4. humble, lowly, Zechariah 9:9 (victorious king); opposed to לֵצִים Proverbs 3:34 (Kt); opposed to גֵּאִים Proverbs 16:19 (Kt); עם עני opposed to רמות עינים Psalm 18:28 = 2 Samuel 22:28.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs




19:10; 23:22


15:11; 15:11; 24:12; 24:12; 24:14; 24:15

2 Samuel



24:4; 24:9; 24:14; 34:28


9:13; 9:19; 10:2; 10:9; 10:12; 12:6; 14:6; 18:28; 22:25; 25:16; 34:7; 35:10; 35:10; 37:14; 53:6; 68:11; 69:30; 72:2; 72:2; 72:4; 72:12; 74:19; 74:19; 74:21; 82:3; 86:1; 88:16; 102:1; 109:16; 109:22; 140:13


3:34; 14:21; 15:15; 16:19; 22:22; 30:14; 31:9; 31:20




3:14; 3:15; 3:15; 10:2; 10:2; 10:30; 14:32; 26:6; 29:12; 32:7; 36:6; 36:15; 41:17; 49:13; 49:13; 51:21; 51:21; 54:11; 54:11; 58:7; 66:2




16:49; 18:12; 18:17; 22:29








7:10; 9:9; 11:7; 11:11


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6041 matches the Hebrew עָנִי (ʿānî),
which occurs 79 times in 77 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Exo 22:25–Pro 31:9)

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 22:25 -

“If you lend silver to my people, to the poor person among you, you must not be like a creditor to him; you must not charge him interest.

Unchecked Copy BoxLev 19:10 -

“Do not strip your vineyard bare or gather its fallen grapes. Leave them for the poor and the resident alien; I am the LORD your God.

Unchecked Copy BoxLev 23:22 -

“When you reap the harvest of your land, you are not to reap all the way to the edge of your field or gather the gleanings of your harvest. Leave them for the poor and the resident alien; I am the LORD your God.”

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 15:11 -

“For there will never cease to be poor people in the land; that is why I am commanding you, ‘Open your hand willingly to your poor and needy brother in your land.’

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 24:12 -

“If he is a poor man, do not sleep with the garment he has given as security.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 24:14 -

“Do not oppress a hired worker who is poor and needy, whether one of your Israelite brothers or one of the resident aliens in a town[fn] in your land.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 24:15 -

“You are to pay him his wages each day before the sun sets, because he is poor and depends on them. Otherwise he will cry out to the LORD against you, and you will be held guilty.

Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 22:28 -

You rescue an oppressed people,

but your eyes are set against the proud —

you humble them.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:9 -

The fatherless infant is snatched from the breast;

the nursing child of the poor is seized as collateral.[fn]

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:14 -

The murderer rises at dawn

to kill the poor and needy,

and by night he becomes a thief.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 29:12 -

For I rescued the poor who cried out for help,

and the fatherless child who had no one to support him.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:28 -

but caused the poor to cry out to him,

and he heard the outcry of the needy.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:6 -

He does not keep the wicked alive,

but he gives justice to the oppressed.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:15 -

God rescues the afflicted by their affliction;

he instructs them by their torment.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 9:12 -

For the one who seeks an accounting

for bloodshed remembers them;

he does not forget the cry of the oppressed.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 9:18 -

For the needy will not always be forgotten;

the hope of the oppressed[fn] will not perish forever.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:2 -

In arrogance the wicked relentlessly pursue their victims;

let them be caught in the schemes they have devised.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:9 -

he lurks in secret like a lion in a thicket.

He lurks in order to seize a victim;

he seizes a victim and drags him in his net.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:12 -

Rise up, LORD God! Lift up your hand.

Do not forget the oppressed.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 12:5 -

“Because of the devastation of the needy

and the groaning of the poor,

I will now rise up,” says the LORD.

“I will provide safety for the one who longs for it.”

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 14:6 -

You sinners frustrate the plans of the oppressed,

but the LORD is his refuge.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 18:27 -

For you rescue an oppressed people,

but you humble those with haughty eyes.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:24 -

For he has not despised or abhorred

the torment of the oppressed.

He did not hide his face from him

but listened when he cried to him for help.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 25:16 -

Turn to me and be gracious to me,

for I am alone and afflicted.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 34:6 -

This poor man cried, and the LORD heard him

and saved him from all his troubles.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 35:10 -

All my bones will say,

“LORD, who is like you,

rescuing the poor from one too strong for him,

the poor or the needy from one who robs him? ”

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:14 -

The wicked have drawn the sword and strung the[fn] bow

to bring down the poor and needy

and to slaughter those whose way is upright.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:17 -

I am oppressed and needy;

may the Lord think of me.

You are my helper and my deliverer;

my God, do not delay.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 68:10 -

Your people settled in it;

God, you provided for the poor by your goodness.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:29 -

But as for me ​— ​poor and in pain —

let your salvation protect me, God.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 70:5 -

I am oppressed and needy;

hurry to me, God.

You are my help and my deliverer;

LORD, do not delay.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 72:2 -

He will judge your people with righteousness

and your afflicted ones with justice.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 72:4 -

May he vindicate the afflicted among the people,

help the poor,

and crush the oppressor.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 72:12 -

For he will rescue the poor who cry out

and the afflicted who have no helper.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 74:19 -

Do not give to beasts the life of your dove;[fn]

do not forget the lives of your poor people forever.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 74:21 -

Do not let the oppressed turn away in shame;

let the poor and needy praise your name.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 82:3 -

“Provide justice for the needy and the fatherless;

uphold the rights of the oppressed and the destitute.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 86:1 -

Listen, LORD, and answer me,

for I am poor and needy.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:15 -

From my youth,

I have been suffering and near death.

I suffer your horrors; I am desperate.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 102:1 -

LORD, hear my prayer;

let my cry for help come before you.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:16 -

For he did not think to show kindness,

but pursued the suffering, needy, and brokenhearted

in order to put them to death.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:22 -

For I am suffering and needy;

my heart is wounded within me.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 140:12 -

I[fn] know that the LORD upholds

the just cause of the poor,

justice for the needy.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 3:34 -

He mocks those who mock

but gives grace to the humble.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:21 -

The one who despises his neighbor sins,

but whoever shows kindness to the poor will be happy.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:15 -

All the days of the oppressed are miserable,

but a cheerful heart has a continual feast.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 16:19 -

Better to be lowly of spirit with the humble[fn]

than to divide plunder with the proud.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:22 -

Don’t rob a poor person because he is poor,

and don’t crush the oppressed at the city gate,

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 30:14 -

There is a generation whose teeth are swords,

whose fangs are knives,

devouring the oppressed from the land

and the needy from among mankind.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 31:9 -

Speak up, judge righteously,

and defend the cause of the oppressed and needy.

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