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Lexicon :: Strong's H6223 - ʿāšîr

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adjective, noun
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TWOT Reference: 1714b

Strong’s Definitions

עָשִׁיר ʻâshîyr, aw-sheer'; from H6238; rich, whether literal or figurative (noble):—rich (man).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 23x

The KJV translates Strong's H6223 in the following manner: rich (20x), rich man (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 23x
The KJV translates Strong's H6223 in the following manner: rich (20x), rich man (3x).
  1. rich, wealthy

  2. the rich, the wealthy, rich man

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עָשִׁיר ʻâshîyr, aw-sheer'; from H6238; rich, whether literal or figurative (noble):—rich (man).
STRONGS H6223: Abbreviations
עָשִׁיר 23 adjective and noun rich; — absolute ע׳ Exodus 30:15 + 19 times; plural absolute עֲשִׁירִים Ecclesiastes 10:6; construct עֲשִׁירֵי Psalm 45:13; suffix עֲשִׁירֶיהָ Micah 6:12; — adjective masculine 2 Samuel 12:1, 4 (opposed to רָאשׁ), Ruth 3:10 (opposed to רַּל); usually noun masculine the rich, opposed to רַּל, Proverbs 10:15 + 3 times; opposed to רָשׁ 2 Samuel 12:2; Proverbs 14:20 + 4 times; opposed to אֶבְיוֺן Psalm 49:3; alone Jeremiah 9:22; Micah 6:12 + 5 times, + עֲשִׁירֵי עָם Psalm 45:13; ע׳ Isaiah 53:9 is probably corrupt, compare || רְשָׁעִים; Bö Ry Di-Kit עשֵֹׁי רַע; Krochm Gr CheHpt conjecture רְשָׁעִים for ע׳ and פּשְׁעִים for ר׳.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs





2 Samuel

12:1; 12:2; 12:4


45:13; 45:13; 49:3


10:15; 14:20








6:12; 6:12


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6223 matches the Hebrew עָשִׁיר (ʿāšîr),
which occurs 23 times in 23 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 30:15 - The rich H6223 shall not give more, and the poor shall not give less than half a shekel, when they give an offering unto the LORD, to make an atonement for your souls.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 3:10 - And he said, Blessed be thou of the LORD, my daughter: for thou hast shewed more kindness in the latter end than at the beginning, inasmuch as thou followedst not young men, whether poor or rich. H6223
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 12:1 - And the LORD sent Nathan unto David. And he came unto him, and said unto him, There were two men in one city; the one rich, H6223 and the other poor.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 12:2 - The rich H6223 man had exceeding many flocks and herds:
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 12:4 - And there came a traveller unto the rich H6223 man, and he spared to take of his own flock and of his own herd, to dress for the wayfaring man that was come unto him; but took the poor man's lamb, and dressed it for the man that was come to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 27:19 - The rich H6223 man shall lie down, but he shall not be gathered: he openeth his eyes, and he is not.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:12 - And the daughter of Tyre shall be there with a gift; even the rich H6223 among the people shall intreat thy favour.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 49:2 - Both low and high, rich H6223 and poor, together.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:15 - The rich man's H6223 wealth is his strong city: the destruction of the poor is their poverty.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:20 - The poor is hated even of his own neighbour: but the rich H6223 hath many friends.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 18:11 - The rich man's H6223 wealth is his strong city, and as an high wall in his own conceit.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 18:23 - The poor useth intreaties; but the rich H6223 answereth roughly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:2 - The rich H6223 and poor meet together: the LORD is the maker of them all.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:7 - The rich H6223 ruleth over the poor, and the borrower is servant to the lender.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:16 - He that oppresseth the poor to increase his riches, and he that giveth to the rich, H6223 shall surely come to want.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 28:6 - Better is the poor that walketh in his uprightness, than he that is perverse in his ways, though he be rich. H6223
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 28:11 - The rich H6223 man is wise in his own conceit; but the poor that hath understanding searcheth him out.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 5:12 - The sleep of a labouring man is sweet, whether he eat little or much: but the abundance of the rich H6223 will not suffer him to sleep.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 10:6 - Folly is set in great dignity, and the rich H6223 sit in low place.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 10:20 - Curse not the king, no not in thy thought; and curse not the rich H6223 in thy bedchamber: for a bird of the air shall carry the voice, and that which hath wings shall tell the matter.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 53:9 - And he made his grave with the wicked, and with the rich H6223 in his death; because he had done no violence, neither was any deceit in his mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:23 - Thus saith the LORD, Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty man glory in his might, let not the rich H6223 man glory in his riches:
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 6:12 - For the rich men H6223 thereof are full of violence, and the inhabitants thereof have spoken lies, and their tongue is deceitful in their mouth.
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