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Lexicon :: Strong's H6239 - ʿōšer

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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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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs



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 - All the property which God has taken away from our father belongs to us and to our children; now then, whatever God has said to you, do."
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 17:25 - And the men of Israel said, "Have you seen this man who has come up? Surely he has come up to defy Israel; and the man who kills him, the king will enrich with great riches, and will give him his daughter, and make his father's house free in Israel."
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 3:11 - And God said to him, "Because you have asked this, and have not asked for yourself long life or riches or the life of your enemies, but have asked for yourself understanding to discern what is right,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 3:13 - I give you also what you have not asked, both riches and honor, so that no other king shall compare with you, all your days.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:23 - Thus King Solomon excelled all the kings of the earth in riches and in wisdom.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:12 - Both riches and honor come from thee, and thou rulest over all. In thy hand are power and might; and in thy hand it is to make great and to give strength to all.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 29:28 - Then he died in a good old age, full of days, riches, and honor; and Solomon his son reigned in his stead.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 1:11 - God answered Solomon, "Because this was in your heart, and you have not asked possessions, wealth, honor, or the life of those who hate you, and have not even asked long life, but have asked wisdom and knowledge for yourself that you may rule my people over whom I have made you king,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 1:12 - wisdom and knowledge are granted to you. I will also give you riches, possessions, and honor, such as none of the kings had who were before you, and none after you shall have the like."
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 9:22 - Thus King Solomon excelled all the kings of the earth in riches and in wisdom.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 17:5 - Therefore the LORD established the kingdom in his hand; and all Judah brought tribute to Jehosh'aphat; and he had great riches and honor.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 18:1 - Now Jehosh'aphat had great riches and honor; and he made a marriage alliance with Ahab.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:27 - And Hezeki'ah had very great riches and honor; and he made for himself treasuries for silver, for gold, for precious stones, for spices, for shields, and for all kinds of costly vessels;
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:4 - while he showed the riches of his royal glory and the splendor and pomp of his majesty for many days, a hundred and eighty days.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:11 - And Haman recounted to them the splendor of his riches, the number of his sons, all the promotions with which the king had honored him, and how he had advanced him above the princes and the servants of the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 49:6 - men who trust in their wealth and boast of the abundance of their riches?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 52:7 - "See the man who would not make God his refuge, but trusted in the abundance of his riches, and sought refuge in his wealth!"
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 112:3 - Wealth and riches are in his house; and his righteousness endures for ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 3:16 - Long life is in her right hand; in her left hand are riches and honor.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:18 - Riches and honor are with me, enduring wealth and prosperity.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:16 - A gracious woman gets honor, and violent men get riches.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:28 - He who trusts in his riches will wither, but the righteous will flourish like a green leaf.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:8 - The ransom of a man's life is his wealth, but a poor man has no means of redemption.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:24 - The crown of the wise is their wisdom, but folly is the garland of fools.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:1 - A good name is to be chosen rather than great riches, and favor is better than silver or gold.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:4 - The reward for humility and fear of the LORD is riches and honor and life.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 30:8 - Remove far from me falsehood and lying; give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with the food that is needful for me,
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 4:8 - a person who has no one, either son or brother, yet there is no end to all his toil, and his eyes are never satisfied with riches, so that he never asks, "For whom am I toiling and depriving myself of pleasure?" This also is vanity and an unhappy business.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 5:13 - There is a grievous evil which I have seen under the sun: riches were kept by their owner to his hurt,
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 5:14 - and those riches were lost in a bad venture; and he is father of a son, but he has nothing in his hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 5:19 - Every man also to whom God has given wealth and possessions and power to enjoy them, and to accept his lot and find enjoyment in his toil--this is the gift of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 6:2 - a man to whom God gives wealth, possessions, and honor, so that he lacks nothing of all that he desires, yet God does not give him power to enjoy them, but a stranger enjoys them; this is vanity; it is a sore affliction.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 9:11 - Again I saw that under the sun the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, nor bread to the wise, nor riches to the intelligent, nor favor to the men of skill; but time and chance happen to them all.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:23 - Thus says the LORD: "Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, let not the mighty man glory in his might, let not the rich man glory in his riches;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:11 - Like the partridge that gathers a brood which she did not hatch, so is he who gets riches but not by right; in the midst of his days they will leave him, and at his end he will be a fool.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 11:2 - "And now I will show you the truth. Behold, three more kings shall arise in Persia; and a fourth shall be far richer than all of them; and when he has become strong through his riches, he shall stir up all against the kingdom of Greece.
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