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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 money to My people, to the poor H6041 [fn]among you, you are not to [fn]act as a creditor to him; you shall not [fn]charge him interest.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 19:10 - ‘Nor shall you glean your vineyard, nor shall you gather the fallen fruit of your vineyard; you shall leave them for the needy H6041 and for the stranger. I am the LORD your God.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 23:22 - ‘When you reap the harvest of your land, moreover, you shall not reap to the very corners of your field nor gather the gleaning of your harvest; you are to leave them for the needy H6041 and the alien. I am the LORD your God.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 15:11 - “For the poor will never cease to be [fn]in the land; therefore I command you, saying, ‘You shall freely open your hand to your brother, to your needy H6041 and poor H6041 in your land.’
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 24:12 - “If he is a poor H6041 man, you shall not sleep with his pledge.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 24:14 - “You shall not oppress a hired servant who is poor H6041 and needy, whether he is one of your [fn]countrymen or one of your aliens who is in your land in your [fn]towns.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 24:15 - “You shall give him his wages on his day [fn]before the sun sets, for he is poor H6041 and sets his [fn]heart on it; so that he will not cry against you to the LORD and it become sin in you.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 22:28 - “And You save an afflicted H6041 people;
But Your eyes are on the haughty whom You abase.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:9 - [fn]Others snatch the orphan from the breast,
And against the poor H6041 they take a pledge.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:14 - “The murderer arises at dawn;
He kills the poor H6041 and the needy,
And at night he is as a thief.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 29:12 - Because I delivered the poor H6041 who cried for help,
And the orphan who had no helper.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:28 - So that they caused the cry of the poor to come to Him,
And that He might hear the cry of the afflicted H6041
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:6 - “He does not keep the wicked alive,
But gives justice to the afflicted. H6041
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:15 - “He delivers the afflicted H6041 in [fn]their affliction,
And opens their ear [fn]in time of oppression.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 9:12 - For He who [fn]requires blood remembers them;
He does not forget the cry of the afflicted.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 9:18 - For the needy will not always be forgotten,
Nor the hope of the afflicted H6041 perish forever.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:2 - In pride the wicked [fn]hotly pursue the afflicted; H6041
[fn]Let them be caught in the plots which they have devised.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:9 - He lurks in a hiding place as a lion in his [fn]lair;
He lurks to catch the afflicted; H6041
He catches the afflicted H6041 when he draws him into his net.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:12 - Arise, O LORD; O God, lift up Your hand.
Do not forget the afflicted.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 12:5 - “Because of the devastation of the afflicted, H6041 because of the groaning of the needy,
Now I will arise,” says the LORD; “I will set him in the safety for which he longs.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 14:6 - You would put to shame the counsel of the afflicted, H6041
But the LORD is his refuge.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 18:27 - For You save an afflicted H6041 people,
But haughty eyes You abase.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:24 - For He has not despised nor abhorred the affliction of the afflicted; H6041
Nor has He hidden His face from him;
But when he cried to Him for help, He heard.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 25:16 - Turn to me and be gracious to me,
For I am lonely and afflicted. H6041
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 34:6 - This [fn]poor H6041 man H6041 cried, and the LORD heard him
And saved him out of all his troubles.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 35:10 - All my bones will say, “LORD, who is like You,
Who delivers the afflicted H6041 from him who is too strong for him,
And the afflicted H6041 and the needy from him who robs him?”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:14 - The wicked have drawn the sword and bent their bow
To cast down the afflicted H6041 and the needy,
To slay those who are upright in conduct.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:17 - Since I am afflicted H6041 and needy,
[fn]Let the Lord be mindful of me.
You are my help and my deliverer;
Do not delay, O my God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 68:10 - Your creatures settled in it;
You provided in Your goodness for the poor, H6041 O God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:29 - But I am afflicted H6041 and in pain;
[fn]May Your salvation, O God, set me securely on high.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 70:5 - But I am afflicted H6041 and needy;
Hasten to me, O God!
You are my help and my deliverer;
O LORD, do not delay.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 72:2 - [fn]May [fn]he judge Your people with righteousness
And [fn]Your afflicted H6041 with justice.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 72:4 - [fn]May he vindicate the [fn]afflicted H6041 of the people,
Save the children of the needy
And crush the oppressor.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 72:12 - For he will deliver the needy when he cries for help,
The [fn]afflicted H6041 also, and him who has no helper.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 74:19 - Do not deliver the soul of Your turtledove to the wild beast;
Do not forget the life of Your afflicted H6041 forever.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 74:21 - Let not the oppressed return dishonored;
Let the afflicted H6041 and needy praise Your name.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 82:3 - Vindicate the weak and fatherless;
Do justice to the afflicted H6041 and destitute.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 86:1 - A Prayer of David.
Incline Your ear, O LORD, and answer me;
For I am afflicted H6041 and needy.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:15 - I was afflicted H6041 and about to die from my youth on;
I suffer Your terrors; I am [fn]overcome.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 102:1 - A Prayer of the Afflicted when he is faint and [fn]pours out his complaint before the LORD.
Hear my prayer, O LORD!
And let my cry for help come to You.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:16 - Because he did not remember to show lovingkindness,
But persecuted the afflicted H6041 and needy man,
And the despondent in heart, to put them to death.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:22 - For I am afflicted H6041 and needy,
And [fn]my heart is wounded within me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 140:12 - I know that the LORD will maintain the cause of the afflicted
And justice for the poor.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 3:34 - Though He scoffs at the scoffers,
Yet He gives grace to the afflicted.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:21 - He who despises his neighbor sins,
But happy is he who is gracious to the [fn]poor.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:15 - All the days of the afflicted H6041 are bad,
But a [fn]cheerful heart has a continual feast.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 16:19 - It is better to be humble in spirit with the lowly H6041
Than to divide the spoil with the proud.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:22 - Do not rob the poor because he is poor,
Or crush the afflicted H6041 at the gate;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 30:14 - There is a [fn]kind of man whose teeth are like swords
And his jaw teeth like knives,
To devour the afflicted H6041 from the earth
And the needy from among men.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 31:9 - Open your mouth, judge righteously,
And [fn]defend the rights of the afflicted H6041 and needy.

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