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Lexicon :: Strong's H7562 - rešaʿ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 2222a

Strong’s Definitions

רֶשַׁע reshaʻ, reh'-shah; from H7561; a wrong (especially moral):—iniquity, wicked(-ness).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 30x

The KJV translates Strong's H7562 in the following manner: wickedness (25x), wicked (4x), iniquity (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 30x
The KJV translates Strong's H7562 in the following manner: wickedness (25x), wicked (4x), iniquity (1x).
  1. wrong, wickedness, guilt

    1. wickedness (as violence and crime against civil law)

    2. wickedness (of enemies)

    3. wickedness (in ethical relations)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רֶשַׁע reshaʻ, reh'-shah; from H7561; a wrong (especially moral):—iniquity, wicked(-ness).
STRONGS H7562: Abbreviations
רֶ֫שַׁע noun masculine1 Samuel 24:14 wickedness; — absolute ר׳ Micah 6:10 +, רָ֑שַׁע Ecclesiastes 3:16; construct (perhaps) רֶ֫שַׁע Ecclesiastes 7:25; רִשְׁעוֺ Deuteronomy 9:27 +, etc.; —
1. wickedness, as violence and crime against civil law Ecclesiastes 3:16 (twice in verse); אֶגְרֹף ר׳ Isaiah 58:4 fist of wickedness; חַרְצֻבּוֺת ר׳ Isaiah 58:6; לֶחֶם ר׳ Proverbs 4:17; מַטֵּה ר׳ Ezekiel 7:11; מאֹזְנֵי ר׳ Micah 6:11; אֹצְרוֺת ר׳ Micah 6:10, compare Proverbs 10:2; בְּרֶשַׁע Psalm 141:4; Proverbs 12:3; עשׂות ר׳ Proverbs 16:12; מֵרְשָׁעִים יֵצֵא ר׳ 1 Samuel 24:14, (proverb).
2. wickedness of enemies: of Egypt Ezekiel 31:11 (dubious Co; gloss Toy); שֵׁבֶט הר׳ Psalm 125:3 (Greek Version of the LXX SS רָשָׁע).
3. wickedness, in ethical relations: || חטאת Deuteronomy 9:27 (D2); || עון Jeremiah 14:20; || עולה Hosea 10:13; opposed to צֶדֶק Psalm 45:8, אֱמֶת Proverbs 8:7; see also Psalm 5:5; Psalm 10:15; Job 34:10; Job 35:8; Ecclesiastes 7:25; Ecclesiastes 8:8; אַנְשֵׁי ר׳ Job 34:8; אָהֳלֵי ר׳ Psalm 84:11; שׁוּב מֵרִשְׁעוֺ Ezekiel 3:19; Ezekiel 33:12 (see רִשְׁעָה 3).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


9:27; 9:27

1 Samuel

24:14; 24:14


34:8; 34:10; 35:8


5:5; 10:15; 45:8; 84:11; 125:3; 141:4


4:17; 8:7; 10:2; 12:3; 16:12


3:16; 3:16; 7:25; 7:25; 8:8


58:4; 58:6




3:19; 7:11; 31:11; 33:12




6:10; 6:10; 6:11


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7562 matches the Hebrew רֶשַׁע (rešaʿ),
which occurs 30 times in 29 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 9:27 - Remember thy servants, Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob; look not unto the stubbornness of this people, nor to their wickedness, H7562 nor to their sin:
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 24:13 - As saith the proverb of the ancients, Wickedness H7562 proceedeth from the wicked: but mine hand shall not be upon thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:8 - Which goeth in company with the workers of iniquity, and walketh with wicked H7562 men.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:10 - Therefore hearken unto me, ye men of understanding: far be it from God, that he should do wickedness; H7562 and from the Almighty, that he should commit iniquity.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 35:8 - Thy wickedness H7562 may hurt a man as thou art; and thy righteousness may profit the son of man.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 5:4 - For thou art not a God that hath pleasure in wickedness: H7562 neither shall evil dwell with thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:15 - Break thou the arm of the wicked and the evil man: seek out his wickedness H7562 till thou find none.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:7 - Thou lovest righteousness, and hatest wickedness: H7562 therefore God, thy God, hath anointed thee with the oil of gladness above thy fellows.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 84:10 - For a day in thy courts is better than a thousand. I had rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God, than to dwell in the tents of wickedness. H7562
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 125:3 - For the rod of the wicked H7562 shall not rest upon the lot of the righteous; lest the righteous put forth their hands unto iniquity.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 141:4 - Incline not my heart to any evil thing, to practise wicked H7562 works with men that work iniquity: and let me not eat of their dainties.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 4:17 - For they eat the bread of wickedness, H7562 and drink the wine of violence.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:7 - For my mouth shall speak truth; and wickedness H7562 is an abomination to my lips.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:2 - Treasures of wickedness H7562 profit nothing: but righteousness delivereth from death.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:3 - A man shall not be established by wickedness: H7562 but the root of the righteous shall not be moved.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 16:12 - It is an abomination to kings to commit wickedness: H7562 for the throne is established by righteousness.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 3:16 - And moreover I saw under the sun the place of judgment, that wickedness H7562 was there; and the place of righteousness, that iniquity H7562 was there.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 7:25 - I applied mine heart to know, and to search, and to seek out wisdom, and the reason of things, and to know the wickedness H7562 of folly, even of foolishness and madness:
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 8:8 - There is no man that hath power over the spirit to retain the spirit; neither hath he power in the day of death: and there is no discharge in that war; neither shall wickedness H7562 deliver those that are given to it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 58:4 - Behold, ye fast for strife and debate, and to smite with the fist of wickedness: H7562 ye shall not fast as ye do this day, to make your voice to be heard on high.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 58:6 - Is not this the fast that I have chosen? to loose the bands of wickedness, H7562 to undo the heavy burdens, and to let the oppressed go free, and that ye break every yoke?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 14:20 - We acknowledge, O LORD, our wickedness, H7562 and the iniquity of our fathers: for we have sinned against thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 3:19 - Yet if thou warn the wicked, and he turn not from his wickedness, H7562 nor from his wicked way, he shall die in his iniquity; but thou hast delivered thy soul.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 7:11 - Violence is risen up into a rod of wickedness: H7562 none of them shall remain, nor of their multitude, nor of any of theirs: neither shall there be wailing for them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 31:11 - I have therefore delivered him into the hand of the mighty one of the heathen; he shall surely deal with him: I have driven him out for his wickedness. H7562
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 33:12 - Therefore, thou son of man, say unto the children of thy people, The righteousness of the righteous shall not deliver him in the day of his transgression: as for the wickedness of the wicked, he shall not fall thereby in the day that he turneth from his wickedness; H7562 neither shall the righteous be able to live for his righteousness in the day that he sinneth.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 10:13 - Ye have plowed wickedness, H7562 ye have reaped iniquity; ye have eaten the fruit of lies: because thou didst trust in thy way, in the multitude of thy mighty men.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 6:10 - Are there yet the treasures of wickedness H7562 in the house of the wicked, and the scant measure that is abominable?
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 6:11 - Shall I count them pure with the wicked H7562 balances, and with the bag of deceitful weights?
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