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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.
STRONGS H616: Abbreviations
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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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

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 - [Vulgate 78:11] ingrediatur coram te gemitus vinctorum in magnitudine brachii tui relinque filios interitus
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 10:4 - ne incurvemini sub vinculo et cum interfectis cadatis super omnibus his non est aversus furor eius sed adhuc manus eius extenta
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 24:22 - et congregabuntur in congregationem unius fascis in lacum et cludentur ibi in carcerem et post multos dies visitabuntur
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 42:7 - ut aperires oculos caecorum et educeres de conclusione vinctum de domo carceris sedentes in tenebris
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