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Lexicon :: Strong's H7522 - rāṣôn

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masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 2207a

Strong’s Definitions

רָצוֹן râtsôwn, raw-tsone'; or רָצֹן râtsôn; from H7521; delight (especially as shown):—(be) acceptable(-ance, -ed), delight, desire, favour, (good) pleasure, (own, self, voluntary) will, as...(what) would.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 56x

The KJV translates Strong's H7522 in the following manner: favour (15x), will (14x), acceptable (8x), delight (5x), pleasure (5x), accepted (4x), desire (3x), acceptance (1x), selfwill (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 56x
The KJV translates Strong's H7522 in the following manner: favour (15x), will (14x), acceptable (8x), delight (5x), pleasure (5x), accepted (4x), desire (3x), acceptance (1x), selfwill (1x).
  1. pleasure, delight, favour, goodwill, acceptance, will

    1. goodwill, favour

    2. acceptance

    3. will, desire, pleasure, self-will

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רָצוֹן râtsôwn, raw-tsone'; or רָצֹן râtsôn; from H7521; delight (especially as shown):—(be) acceptable(-ance, -ed), delight, desire, favour, (good) pleasure, (own, self, voluntary) will, as...(what) would.
STRONGS H7522: Abbreviations
רָצוֺן noun [masculine] goodwill, favour, acceptance, will; — absolute ר׳ Deuteronomy 33:23 +; construct רְצוֺן Psalm 145:19 +; suffix רְצוֺנִי Isaiah 60:10, רְצֹנוֺ Daniel 8:4 +, etc.; —
1. goodwill, favour:
a. of God, Deuteronomy 33:16; Isaiah 60:10; Psalm 5:13; Psalm 30:6; Psalm 30:8; Psalm 51:20; Psalm 89:18; Psalm 106:4; Proverbs 8:35; Proverbs 12:2; Proverbs 18:22; עֵת ר׳ Isaiah 49:8; Psalm 69:14; יוֺם ר׳ Isaiah 58:5; שְׁנַתרֿ׳ Isaiah 61:2; || בְּרָכָה Deuteronomy 33:23; opposed to תּוֺעֵבָה Proverbs 11:1,20; Proverbs 12:22; Proverbs 15:8.
2. acceptance, of persons, offering sacrifice, לרצון לפני יהוה Exodus 28:38 (P); with ל person for acceptance for him before י׳; with suffix person לרצנוֺ Leviticus 1:3; abbreviated לְרָצוֺן לָכֶם Leviticus 22:20, לרצנכם Leviticus 19:5; Leviticus 22:19,29; Leviticus 23:11, לצֵּון Leviticus 22:21; Isaiah 56:7; Jeremiah 6:20; Psalm 19:15 (of words; compare Hosea 14:3); על רצון Isaiah 60:7 (read לְ, so Manuscripts, see Gi, also Du), רצון Malachi 2:13.
3. will, desire, pleasure:
a. of God, עשׂה ר׳ do his will Ezra 10:11; Psalm 40:9; Psalm 103:21; Psalm 143:10.
b. of man, עשׂה כרצונוֺ do according to his will, exactly as he pleased, Daniel 8:4; Daniel 11:3,16,36; Nehemiah 9:24; Esther 1:8; Esther 9:5, compare Nehemiah 9:37; desire Psalm 145:16; Psalm 145:19; 2 Chronicles 15:15; = self-will Genesis 49:6 (poem).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs






1:3; 19:5; 22:19; 22:20; 22:21; 22:29; 23:11


33:16; 33:23; 33:23

2 Chronicles





9:24; 9:37


1:8; 9:5


30:6; 30:8; 40:9; 69:14; 89:18; 103:21; 106:4; 143:10; 145:16; 145:19; 145:19


8:35; 10:32; 11:1; 11:20; 11:27; 12:2; 12:22; 14:9; 14:35; 15:8; 16:13; 16:15; 18:22; 19:12


49:8; 56:7; 58:5; 60:7; 60:10; 60:10; 61:2




8:4; 8:4; 11:3; 11:16; 11:36





Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7522 matches the Hebrew רָצוֹן (rāṣôn),
which occurs 56 times in 56 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 49:6–Isa 61:2)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:6 - O my soul, come not thou into their secret; unto their assembly, mine honour, be not thou united: for in their anger they slew a man, and in their selfwill H7522 they digged down a wall.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:38 - And it shall be upon Aaron's forehead, that Aaron may bear the iniquity of the holy things, which the children of Israel shall hallow in all their holy gifts; and it shall be always upon his forehead, that they may be accepted H7522 before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 1:3 - If his offering be a burnt sacrifice of the herd, let him offer a male without blemish: he shall offer it of his own voluntary will H7522 at the door of the tabernacle of the congregation before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 19:5 - And if ye offer a sacrifice of peace offerings unto the LORD, ye shall offer it at your own will. H7522
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 22:19 - Ye shall offer at your own will H7522 a male without blemish, of the beeves, of the sheep, or of the goats.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 22:20 - But whatsoever hath a blemish, that shall ye not offer: for it shall not be acceptable H7522 for you.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 22:21 - And whosoever offereth a sacrifice of peace offerings unto the LORD to accomplish his vow, or a freewill offering in beeves or sheep, it shall be perfect to be accepted; H7522 there shall be no blemish therein.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 22:29 - And when ye will offer a sacrifice of thanksgiving unto the LORD, offer it at your own will. H7522
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 23:11 - And he shall wave the sheaf before the LORD, to be accepted H7522 for you: on the morrow after the sabbath the priest shall wave it.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:16 - And for the precious things of the earth and fulness thereof, and for the good will H7522 of him that dwelt in the bush: let the blessing come upon the head of Joseph, and upon the top of the head of him that was separated from his brethren.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:23 - And of Naphtali he said, O Naphtali, satisfied with favour, H7522 and full with the blessing of the LORD: possess thou the west and the south.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 15:15 - And all Judah rejoiced at the oath: for they had sworn with all their heart, and sought him with their whole desire; H7522 and he was found of them: and the LORD gave them rest round about.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:11 - Now therefore make confession unto the LORD God of your fathers, and do his pleasure: H7522 and separate yourselves from the people of the land, and from the strange wives.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:24 - So the children went in and possessed the land, and thou subduedst before them the inhabitants of the land, the Canaanites, and gavest them into their hands, with their kings, and the people of the land, that they might do with them as they would. H7522
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:37 - And it yieldeth much increase unto the kings whom thou hast set over us because of our sins: also they have dominion over our bodies, and over our cattle, at their pleasure, H7522 and we are in great distress.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:8 - And the drinking was according to the law; none did compel: for so the king had appointed to all the officers of his house, that they should do according to every man's pleasure. H7522
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:5 - Thus the Jews smote all their enemies with the stroke of the sword, and slaughter, and destruction, and did what they would H7522 unto those that hated them.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 5:12 - For thou, LORD, wilt bless the righteous; with favour H7522 wilt thou compass him as with a shield.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 19:14 - Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, be acceptable H7522 in thy sight, O LORD, my strength, and my redeemer.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 30:5 - For his anger endureth but a moment; in his favour H7522 is life: weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 30:7 - LORD, by thy favour H7522 thou hast made my mountain to stand strong: thou didst hide thy face, and I was troubled.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:8 - I delight to do thy will, H7522 O my God: yea, thy law is within my heart.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:18 - Do good in thy good pleasure H7522 unto Zion: build thou the walls of Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:13 - But as for me, my prayer is unto thee, O LORD, in an acceptable H7522 time: O God, in the multitude of thy mercy hear me, in the truth of thy salvation.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:17 - For thou art the glory of their strength: and in thy favour H7522 our horn shall be exalted.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 103:21 - Bless ye the LORD, all ye his hosts; ye ministers of his, that do his pleasure. H7522
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 106:4 - Remember me, O LORD, with the favour H7522 that thou bearest unto thy people: O visit me with thy salvation;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 143:10 - Teach me to do thy will; H7522 for thou art my God: thy spirit is good; lead me into the land of uprightness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 145:16 - Thou openest thine hand, and satisfiest the desire H7522 of every living thing.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 145:19 - He will fulfil the desire H7522 of them that fear him: he also will hear their cry, and will save them.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:35 - For whoso findeth me findeth life, and shall obtain favour H7522 of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:32 - The lips of the righteous know what is acceptable: H7522 but the mouth of the wicked speaketh frowardness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:1 - A false balance is abomination to the LORD: but a just weight is his delight. H7522
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:20 - They that are of a froward heart are abomination to the LORD: but such as are upright in their way are his delight. H7522
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:27 - He that diligently seeketh good procureth favour: H7522 but he that seeketh mischief, it shall come unto him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:2 - A good man obtaineth favour H7522 of the LORD: but a man of wicked devices will he condemn.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:22 - Lying lips are abomination to the LORD: but they that deal truly are his delight. H7522
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:9 - Fools make a mock at sin: but among the righteous there is favour. H7522
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:35 - The king's favour H7522 is toward a wise servant: but his wrath is against him that causeth shame.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:8 - The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the LORD: but the prayer of the upright is his delight. H7522
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 16:13 - Righteous lips are the delight H7522 of kings; and they love him that speaketh right.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 16:15 - In the light of the king's countenance is life; and his favour H7522 is as a cloud of the latter rain.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 18:22 - Whoso findeth a wife findeth a good thing, and obtaineth favour H7522 of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 19:12 - The king's wrath is as the roaring of a lion; but his favour H7522 is as dew upon the grass.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 49:8 - Thus saith the LORD, In an acceptable H7522 time have I heard thee, and in a day of salvation have I helped thee: and I will preserve thee, and give thee for a covenant of the people, to establish the earth, to cause to inherit the desolate heritages;
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 56:7 - Even them will I bring to my holy mountain, and make them joyful in my house of prayer: their burnt offerings and their sacrifices shall be accepted H7522 upon mine altar; for mine house shall be called an house of prayer for all people.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 58:5 - Is it such a fast that I have chosen? a day for a man to afflict his soul? is it to bow down his head as a bulrush, and to spread sackcloth and ashes under him? wilt thou call this a fast, and an acceptable H7522 day to the LORD?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:7 - All the flocks of Kedar shall be gathered together unto thee, the rams of Nebaioth shall minister unto thee: they shall come up with acceptance H7522 on mine altar, and I will glorify the house of my glory.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:10 - And the sons of strangers shall build up thy walls, and their kings shall minister unto thee: for in my wrath I smote thee, but in my favour H7522 have I had mercy on thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 61:2 - To proclaim the acceptable H7522 year of the LORD, and the day of vengeance of our God; to comfort all that mourn;

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