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Lexicon :: Strong's H7561 - rāšaʿ

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Strong’s Definitions

רָשַׁע râshaʻ, raw-shah'; a primitive root; to be (causatively, do or declare) wrong; by implication, to disturb, violate:—condemn, make trouble, vex, be (commit, deal, depart, do) wicked(-ly, -ness).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 34x

The KJV translates Strong's H7561 in the following manner: condemn (15x), wickedly (10x), wicked (4x), departed (2x), trouble (1x), vexed (1x), wickedness (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 34x
The KJV translates Strong's H7561 in the following manner: condemn (15x), wickedly (10x), wicked (4x), departed (2x), trouble (1x), vexed (1x), wickedness (1x).
  1. to be wicked, act wickedly

    1. (Qal)

      1. to be wicked, act wickedly

      2. to be guilty, be condemned

    2. (Hiphil)

      1. to condemn as guilty (in civil relations)

      2. to condemn as guilty (in ethical or religious relations)

      3. to act wickedly (in ethics and religion)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רָשַׁע râshaʻ, raw-shah'; a primitive root; to be (causatively, do or declare) wrong; by implication, to disturb, violate:—condemn, make trouble, vex, be (commit, deal, depart, do) wicked(-ly, -ness).
STRONGS H7561: Abbreviations
† [רָשַׁע] verb denominative be wicked, act wickedly; —
Qal Perfect 1st person singular רָשַׁעָתִּי 2 Samuel 22:22 +, רָשָׁ֑עְנוּ 1 Kings 8:47 +; Imperfect 2nd person masculine singular תִּדְשַׁע Ecclesiastes 7:17; 1st person singular אֶרְשָׁ֑ע Job 9:29; Job 10:7; —
1. be wicked, act wickedly, 1 Kings 8:47 2 Chronicles 6:37; Daniel 9:15; Ecclesiastes 7:17; + מֵאֱלֹהָי 2 Samuel 22:22 (in departing) from my God = Psalm 18:22.
2. be guilty, Job 9:29; Job 10:7, 15.
Hiph. Perfect 3rd person masculine singular הִרְשִׁיעַ 2 Chronicles 20:35; 3rd person masculine plural הִרְשִׁיעוּ Deuteronomy 25:1; Daniel 12:10; 1st person plural הִרְשַׁעְבוּ Daniel 9:5, etc.: Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יַרְשִׁיעַ Proverbs 12:2 +; יַרְשִׁעַ Job 34:29; 3rd person masculine plural יַרְשִׁיעֻן Exodus 22:8, etc.; Infinitive construct הַרְשִׁיעַ 1 Kings 8:32; 2 Chronicles 22:3; Perfect מַרְשִׁיעַ Participle 2 Chronicles 17:15; plural construct מַרְשִׁיעֵי Daniel 11:32; —
1. condemn as guilty, in civil relations, with accusative Exodus 22:8 (E) Deuteronomy 25:1; Psalm 94:21; Job 34:17; Proverbs 17:15.
2. condemn as guilty, in ethical and religious relations, with accusative 1 Kings 8:32; Job 9:20; Job 10:2; Job 15:6; Job 32:3; Job 40:8; Psalm 37:33; Proverbs 12:2; Isaiah 50:9; Isaiah 54:17, absolute Job 34:29.
3. act wickedly (late), in ethics and religion: Job 34:12 (denied of י׳), Nehemiah 9:33; Daniel 12:10; 2 Chronicles 22:3; || חטא Psalm 106:6; Daniel 9:5; הרשׁיע לעשׂות 2 Chronicles 20:35; מַרְשִׁיעֵי בְרִית Daniel 11:32; — יַרְשִׁיעַ 1 Samuel 14:47 read יַוָּשֵׁעַ Greek Version of the LXX Capp We Dr Bu HPS.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


22:8; 22:8


25:1; 25:1

1 Samuel


2 Samuel

22:22; 22:22

1 Kings

8:32; 8:32; 8:47; 8:47

2 Chronicles

6:37; 17:15; 20:35; 20:35; 22:3; 22:3




9:20; 9:29; 9:29; 10:2; 10:7; 10:7; 10:15; 15:6; 32:3; 34:12; 34:17; 34:29; 34:29; 40:8


18:22; 37:33; 94:21; 106:6


12:2; 12:2; 17:15


7:17; 7:17


50:9; 54:17


9:5; 9:5; 9:15; 11:32; 11:32; 12:10; 12:10

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7561 matches the Hebrew רָשַׁע (rāšaʿ),
which occurs 36 times in 35 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 22:9 - For all manner of trespass, whether it be for ox, for ass, for sheep, for raiment, or for any manner of lost thing, which another challengeth to be his, the cause of both parties shall come before the judges; and whom the judges shall condemn, H7561 he shall pay double unto his neighbour.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 25:1 - If there be a controversy between men, and they come unto judgment, that the judges may judge them; then they shall justify the righteous, and condemn H7561 the wicked.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:47 - So Saul took the kingdom over Israel, and fought against all his enemies on every side, against Moab, and against the children of Ammon, and against Edom, and against the kings of Zobah, and against the Philistines: and whithersoever he turned himself, he vexed H7561 them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 24:13 - As saith the proverb of the ancients, Wickedness proceedeth from the wicked: but mine hand shall not be upon thee.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 22:22 - For I have kept the ways of the LORD, and have not wickedly departed H7561 from my God.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:32 - Then hear thou in heaven, and do, and judge thy servants, condemning H7561 the wicked, to bring his way upon his head; and justifying the righteous, to give him according to his righteousness.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:47 - Yet if they shall bethink themselves in the land whither they were carried captives, and repent, and make supplication unto thee in the land of them that carried them captives, saying, We have sinned, and have done perversely, we have committed wickedness; H7561
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:37 - Yet if they bethink themselves in the land whither they are carried captive, and turn and pray unto thee in the land of their captivity, saying, We have sinned, we have done amiss, and have dealt wickedly; H7561
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 20:35 - And after this did Jehoshaphat king of Judah join himself with Ahaziah king of Israel, who did very wickedly: H7561
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 22:3 - He also walked in the ways of the house of Ahab: for his mother was his counsellor to do wickedly. H7561
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:33 - Howbeit thou art just in all that is brought upon us; for thou hast done right, but we have done wickedly: H7561
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 9:20 - If I justify myself, mine own mouth shall condemn H7561 me: if I say, I am perfect, it shall also prove me perverse.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 9:29 - If I be wicked, H7561 why then labour I in vain?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:2 - I will say unto God, Do not condemn H7561 me; shew me wherefore thou contendest with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:7 - Thou knowest that I am not wicked; H7561 and there is none that can deliver out of thine hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:15 - If I be wicked, H7561 woe unto me; and if I be righteous, yet will I not lift up my head. I am full of confusion; therefore see thou mine affliction;
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 15:6 - Thine own mouth condemneth H7561 thee, and not I: yea, thine own lips testify against thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 32:3 - Also against his three friends was his wrath kindled, because they had found no answer, and yet had condemned H7561 Job.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:12 - Yea, surely God will not do wickedly, H7561 neither will the Almighty pervert judgment.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:17 - Shall even he that hateth right govern? and wilt thou condemn H7561 him that is most just?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:29 - When he giveth quietness, who then can make trouble? H7561 and when he hideth his face, who then can behold him? whether it be done against a nation, or against a man only:
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 40:8 - Wilt thou also disannul my judgment? wilt thou condemn H7561 me, that thou mayest be righteous?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 18:21 - For I have kept the ways of the LORD, and have not wickedly departed H7561 from my God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:33 - The LORD will not leave him in his hand, nor condemn H7561 him when he is judged.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 94:21 - They gather themselves together against the soul of the righteous, and condemn H7561 the innocent blood.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 106:6 - We have sinned with our fathers, we have committed iniquity, we have done wickedly. H7561
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:2 - A good man obtaineth favour of the LORD: but a man of wicked devices will he condemn. H7561
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 17:15 - He that justifieth the wicked, and he that condemneth H7561 the just, even they both are abomination to the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 7:17 - Be not over much wicked, H7561 neither be thou foolish: why shouldest thou die before thy time?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 50:9 - Behold, the Lord GOD will help me; who is he that shall condemn H7561 me? lo, they all shall wax old as a garment; the moth shall eat them up.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 54:17 - No weapon that is formed against thee shall prosper; and every tongue that shall rise against thee in judgment thou shalt condemn. H7561 This is the heritage of the servants of the LORD, and their righteousness is of me, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:5 - We have sinned, and have committed iniquity, and have done wickedly, H7561 and have rebelled, even by departing from thy precepts and from thy judgments:
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:15 - And now, O Lord our God, that hast brought thy people forth out of the land of Egypt with a mighty hand, and hast gotten thee renown, as at this day; we have sinned, we have done wickedly. H7561
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 11:32 - And such as do wickedly H7561 against the covenant shall he corrupt by flatteries: but the people that do know their God shall be strong, and do exploits.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 12:10 - Many shall be purified, and made white, and tried; but the wicked shall do wickedly: H7561 and none of the wicked shall understand; but the wise shall understand.
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