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Lexicon :: Strong's H7563 - rāšāʿ

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TWOT Reference: 2222b

Strong’s Definitions

רָשָׁע râshâʻ, raw-shaw'; from H7561; morally wrong; concretely, an (actively) bad person:— condemned, guilty, ungodly, wicked (man), that did wrong.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 263x

The KJV translates Strong's H7563 in the following manner: wicked (249x), ungodly (8x), wicked man (3x), miscellaneous (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 263x
The KJV translates Strong's H7563 in the following manner: wicked (249x), ungodly (8x), wicked man (3x), miscellaneous (3x).
  1. wicked, criminal

    1. guilty one, one guilty of crime (subst)

    2. wicked (hostile to God)

    3. wicked, guilty of sin (against God or man)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רָשָׁע râshâʻ, raw-shaw'; from H7561; morally wrong; concretely, an (actively) bad person:— condemned, guilty, ungodly, wicked (man), that did wrong.
STRONGS H7563: Abbreviations
רָשָׁע 263 adjective wicked, criminal; — absolute ר׳ Genesis 18:23 +; plural רְשָׁעִים Isaiah 13:11 +; construct רִשְׁעֵי Psalm 75:9 + 3 times feminine singular רְשָׁעָה Ezekiel 3:18 (strike out Co), Ezekiel 3:19 (רָשָׁע Co); —
1. usually as substantive, one guilty of crime, deserving punishment; sometimes also wicked; opposed to צַדִּיע; רָשָׁע Exodus 2:13; Exodus 23:1 (E), Deuteronomy 25:2; Proverbs 17:23; Proverbs 18:5; Proverbs 25:5; Job 9:22, 24; collective Genesis 18:23, 25 (twice in verse) (J) Micah 6:10; Proverbs 3:33; Proverbs 28:4, רשׁעים 1 Samuel 24:14; Jeremiah 5:26; Proverbs 19:28; Proverbs 20:26; Proverbs 29:12, אנשׁים רשׁעים 2 Samuel 4:11 (murderers), רָשָׁע לָמוּת Numbers 35:31 (P) guilty of death, מוֺשֵׁל ר׳ Proverbs 28:15, compare Proverbs 29:2, הִצְדִּיק ר׳ Exodus 23:7 (E) Isaiah 5:23; Proverbs 17:15; הִרְשִׁיעַ ר׳ Deuteronomy 25:1; 1 Kings 8:32 = השׁיב לְרָשָׁע 2 Chronicles 6:23; צַדִּיק אמר לר׳ Proverbs 24:24.
2. guilty of hostility to God or his people, wicked enemies: רשׁע singular Psalm 17:13 + 6 times Psalms; Isaiah 26:10; collective Psalm 9:6; Psalm 9:17; Psalm 10:2 + 6 times Psalms; Isaiah 11:4; Habakkuk 3:13; רשׁעים Psalm 3:8; Psalm 7:10; Psalm 9:18 + 5 times Psalms; Isaiah 48:22; Isaiah 57:20, 21; Jeremiah 25:31; Ezekiel 21:34; Malachi 3:21 (+ (possibly) other cases; often hard to decide); specifically of Pharaoh Exodus 9:27 (J), Babylon Isaiah 13:11; Isaiah 14:5, Chaldeans Habakkuk 1:4, 13; || שׂנְאֵי יהוה 2 Chronicles 19:2.
3. guilty of sin, against either God or man, wicked: האנשׁים הרשׁעים Numbers 16:26 (J, rebellious Korahites), Malachi 3:18 (not serving י׳), opposed to צַדִּיק; singular individual Ezekiel 3:18 (twice in verse); Ezekiel 21:30; Ezekiel 33:8 (twice in verse); Psalm 11:5; Psalm 32:10; Proverbs 9:7 +; collective Isaiah 3:11; Job 34:18; Job 36:6, 17; plural רשׁעים Isaiah 53:9; Jeremiah 23:19 = Jeremiah 30:23, Zephaniah 1:3; Psalm 26:5; Proverbs 10:3; Ecclesiastes 8:10 +; || חסֹידים 1 Samuel 2:9 (Poem), Psalm 12:9; Psalm 50:16; Psalm 97:10; Psalm 145:20; || עֹזְבֵי תוֺדָתֶ֑ךָ Psalm 119:53; compare V:61, +; אדם ר׳ Proverbs 11:7; Job 20:29; Job 27:13; אִישׁ ר׳ Proverbs 21:29; מלאך ר׳ Proverbs 13:17; זֶרַע רשׁעים Psalm 37:28; עֲצַת רשׁעים Psalm 1:1; Job 10:3; Job 21:16; Job 22:18; דֶּרֶךְ רשׁעים Jeremiah 12:1; Psalm 1:6; Psalm 146:9; Proverbs 4:19; Proverbs 12:26; דֶּרֶךְ רשׁע Proverbs 15:9; מִדַּדְכּוֺ הָֽרְשָׁעה Ezekiel 3:18, 19 (but see, Co, above); רִשְׁעֵי (ה)ארץ Psalm 75:9; Psalm 101:8; Psalm 119:119; Ezekiel 7:21 (Greek Version of the LXX Co עריצי). — is rare before exile; chiefly Ezekiel Psalms Wisdom Literature.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


18:23; 18:23; 18:25


2:13; 9:27; 23:1; 23:7


16:26; 35:31


25:1; 25:2

1 Samuel

2:9; 24:14

2 Samuel


1 Kings


2 Chronicles

6:23; 19:2


9:22; 9:24; 10:3; 20:29; 21:16; 22:18; 27:13; 34:18; 36:6; 36:17


1:1; 1:6; 3:8; 7:10; 9:6; 9:17; 9:18; 10:2; 11:5; 17:13; 26:5; 32:10; 37:28; 50:16; 75:9; 75:9; 97:10; 101:8; 119:53; 119:119; 145:20; 146:9


3:33; 4:19; 9:7; 10:3; 11:7; 12:26; 13:17; 15:9; 17:15; 17:23; 18:5; 19:28; 20:26; 21:29; 24:24; 25:5; 28:4; 28:15; 29:2; 29:12




3:11; 5:23; 11:4; 13:11; 13:11; 14:5; 26:10; 48:22; 53:9; 57:20; 57:21


5:26; 12:1; 23:19; 25:31; 30:23


3:18; 3:18; 3:18; 3:19; 3:19; 7:21; 21:30; 33:8




1:4; 1:13; 3:13






Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7563 matches the Hebrew רָשָׁע (rāšāʿ),
which occurs 263 times in 248 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 5 (Gen 18:23–Psa 9:17)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:23 - And Abraham drew near, and said, Wilt thou also destroy the righteous with the wicked? H7563
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:25 - That be far from thee to do after this manner, to slay the righteous with the wicked: H7563 and that the righteous should be as the wicked, H7563 that be far from thee: Shall not the Judge of all the earth do right?
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 2:13 - And when he went out the second day, behold, two men of the Hebrews strove together: and he said to him that did the wrong, H7563 Wherefore smitest thou thy fellow?
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:27 - And Pharaoh sent, and called for Moses and Aaron, and said unto them, I have sinned this time: the LORD is righteous, and I and my people are wicked. H7563
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:1 - Thou shalt not raise a false report: put not thine hand with the wicked H7563 to be an unrighteous witness.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:7 - Keep thee far from a false matter; and the innocent and righteous slay thou not: for I will not justify the wicked. H7563
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:26 - And he spake unto the congregation, saying, Depart, I pray you, from the tents of these wicked H7563 men, and touch nothing of theirs, lest ye be consumed in all their sins.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 35:31 - Moreover ye shall take no satisfaction for the life of a murderer, which is guilty H7563 of death: but he shall be surely put to death.
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 the wicked. H7563
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 25:2 - And it shall be, if the wicked man H7563 be worthy to be beaten, that the judge shall cause him to lie down, and to be beaten before his face, according to his fault, by a certain number.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:9 - He will keep the feet of his saints, and the wicked H7563 shall be silent in darkness; for by strength shall no man prevail.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:11 - How much more, when wicked H7563 men have slain a righteous person in his own house upon his bed? shall I not therefore now require his blood of your hand, and take you away from the earth?
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:32 - Then hear thou in heaven, and do, and judge thy servants, condemning the wicked, H7563 to bring his way upon his head; and justifying the righteous, to give him according to his righteousness.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:23 - Then hear thou from heaven, and do, and judge thy servants, by requiting the wicked, H7563 by recompensing his way upon his own head; and by justifying the righteous, by giving him according to his righteousness.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 19:2 - And Jehu the son of Hanani the seer went out to meet him, and said to king Jehoshaphat, Shouldest thou help the ungodly, H7563 and love them that hate the LORD? therefore is wrath upon thee from before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 3:17 - There the wicked H7563 cease from troubling; and there the weary be at rest.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 8:22 - They that hate thee shall be clothed with shame; and the dwelling place of the wicked H7563 shall come to nought.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 9:22 - This is one thing, therefore I said it, He destroyeth the perfect and the wicked. H7563
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 9:24 - The earth is given into the hand of the wicked: H7563 he covereth the faces of the judges thereof; if not, where, and who is he?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:3 - Is it good unto thee that thou shouldest oppress, that thou shouldest despise the work of thine hands, and shine upon the counsel of the wicked? H7563
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:20 - But the eyes of the wicked H7563 shall fail, and they shall not escape, and their hope shall be as the giving up of the ghost.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 15:20 - The wicked H7563 man travaileth with pain all his days, and the number of years is hidden to the oppressor.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 16:11 - God hath delivered me to the ungodly, and turned me over into the hands of the wicked. H7563
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 18:5 - Yea, the light of the wicked H7563 shall be put out, and the spark of his fire shall not shine.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 20:5 - That the triumphing of the wicked H7563 is short, and the joy of the hypocrite but for a moment?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 20:29 - This is the portion of a wicked H7563 man from God, and the heritage appointed unto him by God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:7 - Wherefore do the wicked H7563 live, become old, yea, are mighty in power?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:16 - Lo, their good is not in their hand: the counsel of the wicked H7563 is far from me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:17 - How oft is the candle of the wicked H7563 put out! and how oft cometh their destruction upon them! God distributeth sorrows in his anger.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:28 - For ye say, Where is the house of the prince? and where are the dwelling places of the wicked? H7563
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 22:18 - Yet he filled their houses with good things: but the counsel of the wicked H7563 is far from me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:6 - They reap every one his corn in the field: and they gather the vintage of the wicked. H7563
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 27:7 - Let mine enemy be as the wicked, H7563 and he that riseth up against me as the unrighteous.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 27:13 - This is the portion of a wicked H7563 man with God, and the heritage of oppressors, which they shall receive of the Almighty.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:18 - Is it fit to say to a king, Thou art wicked? and to princes, Ye are ungodly? H7563
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:26 - He striketh them as wicked men H7563 in the open sight of others;
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:6 - He preserveth not the life of the wicked: H7563 but giveth right to the poor.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:17 - But thou hast fulfilled the judgment of the wicked: H7563 judgment and justice take hold on thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:13 - That it might take hold of the ends of the earth, that the wicked H7563 might be shaken out of it?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:15 - And from the wicked H7563 their light is withholden, and the high arm shall be broken.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 40:12 - Look on every one that is proud, and bring him low; and tread down the wicked H7563 in their place.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 1:1 - Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, H7563 nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 1:4 - The ungodly H7563 are not so: but are like the chaff which the wind driveth away.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 1:5 - Therefore the ungodly H7563 shall not stand in the judgment, nor sinners in the congregation of the righteous.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 1:6 - For the LORD knoweth the way of the righteous: but the way of the ungodly H7563 shall perish.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 3:7 - Arise, O LORD; save me, O my God: for thou hast smitten all mine enemies upon the cheek bone; thou hast broken the teeth of the ungodly. H7563
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 7:9 - Oh let the wickedness of the wicked H7563 come to an end; but establish the just: for the righteous God trieth the hearts and reins.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 9:5 - Thou hast rebuked the heathen, thou hast destroyed the wicked, H7563 thou hast put out their name for ever and ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 9:16 - The LORD is known by the judgment which he executeth: the wicked H7563 is snared in the work of his own hands. Higgaion. Selah.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 9:17 - The wicked H7563 shall be turned into hell, and all the nations that forget God.

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