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Lexicon :: Strong's H6239 - ʿōšer

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 1714a

Strong’s Definitions

עֹשֶׁר ʻôsher, o'-sher; from H6238; wealth:—× far (richer), riches.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 37x

The KJV translates Strong's H6239 in the following manner: riches (36x), far (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 37x
The KJV translates Strong's H6239 in the following manner: riches (36x), far (1x).
  1. wealth, riches

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עֹשֶׁר ʻôsher, o'-sher; from H6238; wealth:—× far (richer), riches.
STRONGS H6239: Abbreviations
ע֫שֶׁר 37 noun masculine1 Samuel 17:25 riches; — ע׳ absolute Genesis 31:6 + 27 times construct Esther 1:4; suffix עָשְׁרוֺ Jeremiah 9:22 + 5 times, עָשְׁרָם Psalm 49:7; Proverbs 14:24; + (or ||) כָּבוֺד 1 Kings 3:13; Proverbs 3:16 + 9 times; עָשָׂה ע׳ Jeremiah 17:11, compare English 'make money.'
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1 Samuel


1 Kings







3:16; 14:24


9:22; 17:11


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6239 matches the Hebrew עֹשֶׁר (ʿōšer),
which occurs 37 times in 36 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:16 - For all the riches H6239 which God hath taken from our father, that is ours, and our children's: now then, whatsoever God hath said unto thee, do.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 17:25 - And the men of Israel said, Have ye seen this man that is come up? surely to defy Israel is he come up: and it shall be, that the man who killeth him, the king will enrich him with great riches, H6239 and will give him his daughter, and make his father's house free in Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 3:11 - And God said unto him, Because thou hast asked this thing, and hast not asked for thyself long life; neither hast asked riches H6239 for thyself, nor hast asked the life of thine enemies; but hast asked for thyself understanding to discern judgment;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 3:13 - And I have also given thee that which thou hast not asked, both riches, H6239 and honour: so that there shall not be any among the kings like unto thee all thy days.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:23 - So king Solomon exceeded all the kings of the earth for riches H6239 and for wisdom.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:12 - Both riches H6239 and honour come of thee, and thou reignest over all; and in thine hand is power and might; and in thine hand it is to make great, and to give strength unto all.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:28 - And he died in a good old age, full of days, riches, H6239 and honour: and Solomon his son reigned in his stead.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 1:11 - And God said to Solomon, Because this was in thine heart, and thou hast not asked riches, H6239 wealth, or honour, nor the life of thine enemies, neither yet hast asked long life; but hast asked wisdom and knowledge for thyself, that thou mayest judge my people, over whom I have made thee king:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 1:12 - Wisdom and knowledge is granted unto thee; and I will give thee riches, H6239 and wealth, and honour, such as none of the kings have had that have been before thee, neither shall there any after thee have the like.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 9:22 - And king Solomon passed all the kings of the earth in riches H6239 and wisdom.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 17:5 - Therefore the LORD stablished the kingdom in his hand; and all Judah brought to Jehoshaphat presents; and he had riches H6239 and honour in abundance.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 18:1 - Now Jehoshaphat had riches H6239 and honour in abundance, and joined affinity with Ahab.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:27 - And Hezekiah had exceeding much riches H6239 and honour: and he made himself treasuries for silver, and for gold, and for precious stones, and for spices, and for shields, and for all manner of pleasant jewels;
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:4 - When he shewed the riches H6239 of his glorious kingdom and the honour of his excellent majesty many days, even an hundred and fourscore days.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:11 - And Haman told them of the glory of his riches, H6239 and the multitude of his children, and all the things wherein the king had promoted him, and how he had advanced him above the princes and servants of the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 49:6 - They that trust in their wealth, and boast themselves in the multitude of their riches; H6239
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 52:7 - Lo, this is the man that made not God his strength; but trusted in the abundance of his riches, H6239 and strengthened himself in his wickedness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 112:3 - Wealth and riches H6239 shall be in his house: and his righteousness endureth for ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 3:16 - Length of days is in her right hand; and in her left hand riches H6239 and honour.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:18 - Riches H6239 and honour are with me; yea, durable riches and righteousness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:16 - A gracious woman retaineth honour: and strong men retain riches. H6239
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:28 - He that trusteth in his riches H6239 shall fall: but the righteous shall flourish as a branch.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:8 - The ransom of a man's life are his riches: H6239 but the poor heareth not rebuke.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:24 - The crown of the wise is their riches: H6239 but the foolishness of fools is folly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:1 - A good name is rather to be chosen than great riches, H6239 and loving favour rather than silver and gold.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:4 - By humility and the fear of the LORD are riches, H6239 and honour, and life.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 30:8 - Remove far from me vanity and lies: give me neither poverty nor riches; H6239 feed me with food convenient for me:
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 4:8 - There is one alone, and there is not a second; yea, he hath neither child nor brother: yet is there no end of all his labour; neither is his eye satisfied with riches; H6239 neither saith he, For whom do I labour, and bereave my soul of good? This is also vanity, yea, it is a sore travail.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 5:13 - There is a sore evil which I have seen under the sun, namely, riches H6239 kept for the owners thereof to their hurt.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 5:14 - But those riches H6239 perish by evil travail: and he begetteth a son, and there is nothing in his hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 5:19 - Every man also to whom God hath given riches H6239 and wealth, and hath given him power to eat thereof, and to take his portion, and to rejoice in his labour; this is the gift of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 6:2 - A man to whom God hath given riches, H6239 wealth, and honour, so that he wanteth nothing for his soul of all that he desireth, yet God giveth him not power to eat thereof, but a stranger eateth it: this is vanity, and it is an evil disease.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 9:11 - I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches H6239 to men of understanding, nor yet favour to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all.
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 man glory in his riches: H6239
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:11 - As the partridge sitteth on eggs, and hatcheth them not; so he that getteth riches, H6239 and not by right, shall leave them in the midst of his days, and at his end shall be a fool.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 11:2 - And now will I shew thee the truth. Behold, there shall stand up yet three kings in Persia; and the fourth shall be far H6239 richer than they all: and by his strength through his riches H6239 he shall stir up all against the realm of Grecia.
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