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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 - “Let my soul not enter into their council;
Let not my glory be united with their assembly;
Because in their anger they slew [fn]men,
And in their self-will H7522 they lamed [fn]oxen.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:38 - “It shall be on Aaron’s forehead, and Aaron shall [fn]take away the iniquity of the holy things which the sons of Israel consecrate, with regard to all their holy gifts; and it shall always be on his forehead, that they may be accepted H7522 before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 1:3 - ‘If his offering is a burnt offering from the herd, he shall offer it, a male without defect; he shall offer it at the doorway of the tent of meeting, that he may be accepted H7522 before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 19:5 - ‘Now when you offer a sacrifice of peace offerings to the LORD, you shall offer it so that you may be accepted. H7522
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 22:19 - for you to be accepted H7522it must be a male without defect from the cattle, the sheep, or the goats.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 22:20 - ‘Whatever has a defect, you shall not offer, for it will not be accepted H7522 for you.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 22:21 - ‘When a man offers a sacrifice of peace offerings to the LORD to [fn]fulfill a special vow or for a freewill offering, of the herd or of the flock, it must be perfect to be accepted; H7522 there shall be no defect in it.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 22:29 - “When you sacrifice a sacrifice of thanksgiving to the LORD, you shall sacrifice it so that you may be accepted. H7522
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 23:11 - ‘He shall wave the sheaf before the LORD for you to be accepted; H7522 on the day after the sabbath the priest shall wave it.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:16 - And with the choice things of the earth and its fullness,
And the favor H7522 of Him who dwelt in the bush.
Let it come to the head of Joseph,
And to the crown of the head of the one distinguished among his brothers.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:23 - Of Naphtali he said,
“O Naphtali, satisfied with favor, H7522
And full of the blessing of the LORD,
Take possession of the sea and the south.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 15:15 - All Judah rejoiced concerning the oath, for they had sworn with their whole heart and had sought Him [fn]earnestly, H7522 and He let them find Him. So the LORD gave them rest on every side.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:11 - “Now therefore, make confession to the LORD God of your fathers and do His will; H7522 and separate yourselves from the peoples of the land and from the foreign wives.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:24 - “So their sons entered and possessed the land.
And You subdued before them the inhabitants of the land, the Canaanites,
And You gave them into their hand, with their kings and the peoples of the land,
To do with them [fn]as they desired. H7522
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:37 - “Its abundant produce is for the kings
Whom You have set over us because of our sins;
They also rule over our bodies
And over our cattle as they please, H7522
So we are in great distress.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:8 - The drinking was done according to the law, there was no compulsion, for so the king had given orders to each official of his household that he should do according to the desires H7522 of each person.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:5 - Thus the Jews struck all their enemies with [fn]the sword, killing and destroying; and they did what H7522 they pleased H7522 to those who hated them.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 5:12 - For it is You who blesses the righteous man, O LORD,
You surround him with favor H7522 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 Your sight,
O LORD, my rock and my Redeemer.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 30:5 - For His anger is but for a moment,
His favor H7522 is for a lifetime;
Weeping may last for the night,
But a shout of joy comes in the morning.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 30:7 - O LORD, by Your favor H7522 You have made my mountain to stand strong;
You hid Your face, I was dismayed.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:8 - I delight to do Your will, H7522 O my God;
Your Law is within my heart.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:18 - By Your favor H7522 do good to Zion;
[fn]Build the walls of Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:13 - But as for me, my prayer is to You, O LORD, at an acceptable H7522 time;
O God, in the greatness of Your lovingkindness,
Answer me with [fn]Your saving truth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:17 - For You are the glory of their strength,
And by Your favor H7522 [fn]our horn is exalted.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 103:21 - Bless the LORD, all you His hosts,
You who serve Him, doing His will. H7522
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 106:4 - Remember me, O LORD, in Your favor H7522 [fn]toward Your people;
Visit me with Your salvation,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 143:10 - Teach me to do Your will,
For You are my God;
Let Your good Spirit lead me on level [fn]ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 145:16 - You open Your hand
And satisfy the desire H7522 of every living thing.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 145:19 - He will fulfill the desire H7522 of those who fear Him;
He will also hear their cry and will save them.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:35 - “For he who finds me finds life
And obtains favor H7522 from the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:32 - The lips of the righteous bring forth what H7522 is acceptable, H7522
But the mouth of the wicked what is perverted.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:1 - A false balance is an abomination to the LORD,
But a just weight is His delight. H7522
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:20 - The perverse in heart are an abomination to the LORD,
But the blameless in their [fn]walk are His delight. H7522
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:27 - He who diligently seeks good seeks favor, H7522
But he who seeks evil, evil will come to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:2 - A good man will obtain favor H7522 from the LORD,
But He will condemn a man [fn]who devises evil.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:22 - Lying lips are an abomination to the LORD,
But those who deal faithfully are His delight. H7522
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:9 - Fools mock at [fn]sin,
But among the upright there is [fn]good H7522 will. H7522
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:35 - The king’s favor H7522 is toward a servant who acts wisely,
But his anger is toward him who acts shamefully.
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 he who speaks right is loved.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 16:15 - In the light of a king’s face is life,
And his favor H7522 is like a cloud with the [fn]spring rain.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 18:22 - He who finds a wife finds a good thing
And obtains favor H7522 from the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 19:12 - The king’s wrath is like the roaring of a lion,
But his favor H7522 is like dew on the grass.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 49:8 - Thus says the LORD,
“In a favorable H7522 time I have answered You,
And in a day of salvation I have helped You;
And I will keep You and give You for a covenant of the people,
To [fn]restore the land, to make them inherit the desolate heritages;
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 56:7 - Even those I will bring to My holy mountain
And make them joyful in My house of prayer.
Their burnt offerings and their sacrifices will be acceptable H7522 on My altar;
For My house will be called a house of prayer for all the peoples.”
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 58:5 - “Is it a fast like this which I choose, a day for a man to humble himself?
Is it for bowing [fn]one’s head like a reed
And for spreading out sackcloth and ashes as a bed?
Will you call this a fast, even an acceptable H7522 day to the LORD?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:7 - “All the flocks of Kedar will be gathered together to you,
The rams of Nebaioth will minister to you;
They will go up with acceptance H7522 on My altar,
And I shall [fn]glorify My [fn]glorious house.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:10 - “Foreigners will build up your walls,
And their kings will minister to you;
For in My wrath I struck you,
And in My favor H7522 I have had compassion on you.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 61:2 - To proclaim the favorable H7522 year of the LORD
And the day of vengeance of our God;
To comfort all who mourn,

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