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Lexicon :: Strong's H616 - 'assîr

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 141c

Strong’s Definitions

אַסִּיר ʼaççîyr, as-sere'; for H615:—prisoner.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x

The KJV translates Strong's H616 in the following manner: prisoner (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x
The KJV translates Strong's H616 in the following manner: prisoner (3x).
  1. prisoners (collective)

  2. (CLBL) prisoner, captive

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אַסִּיר ʼaççîyr, as-sere'; for H615:—prisoner.
אַסִּיר noun [masculine] mostly collective prisoners (according to Ol§ 185 a corruption of אָסִיר, compare LagBN 110) taken in battle Isaiah 10:4 (LagSymm i. 105; GGA 1884, 259 reads חַת אֹסִיר etc., Osiris is broken, but compare Checritical note.), Isaiah 24:22 (simile of judgment upon kings of earth); Isaiah 42:7 (|| ישְׁבֵי חשֶׁךְ; reference to exiled Israel, but see also Hi Che Di); 1 Chronicles 3:17 בְּנֵי יְכָנְיָה אַסִּר probably = sons of Jeconiah the captive (yet note omission of article) so Be Zö Öttli and others; Greek Version of the LXX Vulgate translated as proper name.
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1 Chronicles



10:4; 24:22; 42:7


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Strong's Number H616 matches the Hebrew אַסִּיר ('assîr),
which occurs 4 times in 4 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 79:11 - Let the groaning of the prisoner come before You;
According to the greatness of Your [fn]power, let [fn]those who are doomed to die remain.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 10:4 - Nothing remains but to crouch [fn]among the captives H616
Or fall [fn]among those killed.
In spite of all this, His anger does not turn away
And His hand is still stretched out.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 24:22 - They will be gathered together
Like prisoners H616 in the [fn]dungeon,
And will be confined in prison;
And after many days they will be punished.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 42:7 - To open blind eyes,
To bring out prisoners H616 from the dungeon
And those who dwell in darkness from the prison.

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