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Lexicon :: Strong's H7564 - rišʿâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 2222c

Strong’s Definitions

רִשְׁעָה rishʻâh, rish-aw'; feminine of H7562; wrong (especially moral):—fault, wickedly(-ness).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x

The KJV translates Strong's H7564 in the following manner: wickedness (13x), wickedly (1x), fault (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x
The KJV translates Strong's H7564 in the following manner: wickedness (13x), wickedly (1x), fault (1x).
  1. wickedness, guilt

    1. wickedness (in civil relations)

    2. wickedness (of enemies)

    3. wickedness (ethical and religious)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רִשְׁעָה rishʻâh, rish-aw'; feminine of H7562; wrong (especially moral):—fault, wickedly(-ness).
STRONGS H7564: Abbreviations
רִשְׁעָה noun feminine wickedness; — absolute ר׳ Isaiah 9:17 +; construct רִשְׁעַת Deuteronomy 9:4 +; suffix רִשְׁעָתוֺ Deuteronomy 25:2 +; —
1. wickedness in civil relations, Deuteronomy 25:2; Proverbs 13:3; Isaiah 9:17; בְּרִשׁעָתוֺ יפל רָשָׁע Proverbs 11:5.
2. wickedness of enemies, גְּבוּל ר׳ Malachi 1:4 (Edom); זאת הר׳ Zechariah 5:8 (personification); לְרִשְׁעָה Ezekiel 5:6 (strike out Co); רִשְׁעַת הגרים Deuteronomy 9:4,5.
3. wickedness, ethical and religious, עשׁה ר׳ Malachi 3:15; Malachi 3:19, שׁוּב מֵרִשׁעָתוֺ Ezekiel 18:27; Ezekiel 33:19; רִשְׁעַת (הָ)רָשָׁע Ezekiel 18:20; Ezekiel 33:12.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


9:4; 9:4; 9:5; 25:2; 25:2


11:5; 13:3


9:17; 9:17


5:6; 18:20; 18:27; 33:12; 33:19




1:4; 3:15


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7564 matches the Hebrew רִשְׁעָה (rišʿâ),
which occurs 15 times in 15 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 9:4 - Speak not thou in thine heart, after that the LORD thy God hath cast them out from before thee, saying, For my righteousness the LORD hath brought me in to possess this land: but for the wickedness H7564 of these nations the LORD doth drive them out from before thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 9:5 - Not for thy righteousness, or for the uprightness of thine heart, dost thou go to possess their land: but for the wickedness H7564 of these nations the LORD thy God doth drive them out from before thee, and that he may perform the word which the LORD sware unto thy fathers, Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 25:2 - And it shall be, if the wicked man 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, H7564 by a certain number.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:5 - The righteousness of the perfect shall direct his way: but the wicked shall fall by his own wickedness. H7564
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:6 - Righteousness keepeth him that is upright in the way: but wickedness H7564 overthroweth the sinner.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 9:18 - For wickedness H7564 burneth as the fire: it shall devour the briers and thorns, and shall kindle in the thickets of the forest, and they shall mount up like the lifting up of smoke.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 5:6 - And she hath changed my judgments into wickedness H7564 more than the nations, and my statutes more than the countries that are round about her: for they have refused my judgments and my statutes, they have not walked in them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 18:20 - The soul that sinneth, it shall die. The son shall not bear the iniquity of the father, neither shall the father bear the iniquity of the son: the righteousness of the righteous shall be upon him, and the wickedness H7564 of the wicked shall be upon him.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 18:27 - Again, when the wicked man turneth away from his wickedness H7564 that he hath committed, and doeth that which is lawful and right, he shall save his soul alive.
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 H7564 of the wicked, he shall not fall thereby in the day that he turneth from his wickedness; neither shall the righteous be able to live for his righteousness in the day that he sinneth.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 33:19 - But if the wicked turn from his wickedness, H7564 and do that which is lawful and right, he shall live thereby.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 5:8 - And he said, This is wickedness. H7564 And he cast it into the midst of the ephah; and he cast the weight of lead upon the mouth thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxMal 1:4 - Whereas Edom saith, We are impoverished, but we will return and build the desolate places; thus saith the LORD of hosts, They shall build, but I will throw down; and they shall call them, The border of wickedness, H7564 and, The people against whom the LORD hath indignation for ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxMal 3:15 - And now we call the proud happy; yea, they that work wickedness H7564 are set up; yea, they that tempt God are even delivered.
Unchecked Copy BoxMal 4:1 - For, behold, the day cometh, that shall burn as an oven; and all the proud, yea, and all that do wickedly, H7564 shall be stubble: and the day that cometh shall burn them up, saith the LORD of hosts, that it shall leave them neither root nor branch.
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