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Lexicon :: Strong's H819 - 'ašmâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
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TWOT Reference: 180c

Strong’s Definitions

אַשְׁמָה ʼashmâh, ash-maw'; feminine of H817; guiltiness, a fault, the presentation of a sin-offering:—offend, sin, (cause of) trespass(-ing, offering).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x

The KJV translates Strong's H819 in the following manner: trespass (13x), sin (4x), offend (1x), trespass offering (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x
The KJV translates Strong's H819 in the following manner: trespass (13x), sin (4x), offend (1x), trespass offering (1x).
  1. guiltiness, guilt, offense, sin, wrong-doing

    1. doing wrong, committing a trespass or offense

    2. becoming guilty, guilt

    3. bringing a guilt-offering

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אַשְׁמָה ʼashmâh, ash-maw'; feminine of H817; guiltiness, a fault, the presentation of a sin-offering:—offend, sin, (cause of) trespass(-ing, offering).
STRONGS H819: Abbreviations
אַשְׁמָה noun feminine wrong-doing, guiltiness (properly Infinitive compare אַהֲבָה, יִרְאָה) — א׳ Leviticus 22:16 + 5 times, construct אַשְׁמַת Ezra 10:10 + 3 times; suffix אַשְׁמָתוֺ Leviticus 5:24 + 6 times; plural אֲשָׁמוֺת 2 Chronicles 28:10; suffix אַשְׁמוֺתַי Psalm 69:6; —
1. doing wrong, committing a trespass or offence 2 Chronicles 24:18; 28:10, 13 (3 times in verse) (|| חטאת 2 Chronicles 28:13) 2 Chronicles 32:23; Ezra 9:6, 7, 13, 15 (|| עָוֺן Ezra 9:13) Psalm 69:6 (|| אִוֶּלָת); מִכֹּל אֲשֶׁר יַעֲשֶׂה לְאַשְׁמָה בָהּ of all that one may do wrong therein Leviticus 5:26 (P; || לַחֲטֹא בָהֵנָּה Leviticus 6:22).
2. becoming guilty 1 Chronicles 21:3; Ezra 10:10, 19; יֶחֱטָא לְאַשְׁמַת הָעָם sin to the becoming guilty of the people (so that the people incur guilt) Leviticus 4:3; אַשְׁמַת שֹׁמְרוֺן guilt of Samaria (their idols) Amos 8:14.
3. bringing a trespass-offering, בְּיוֺם אַשְׁמָתוֺ in the day of his bringing his trespass-offering Leviticus 5:24 [Leviticus 6:5]; עֲוֺן אַשְׁמָה iniquity requiring a trespass-offering Leviticus 22:16.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


4:3; 6:5; 6:22; 22:16; 22:16

1 Chronicles


2 Chronicles

24:18; 28:10; 28:10; 28:13; 28:13; 32:23


9:6; 9:7; 9:13; 9:13; 9:15; 10:10; 10:10; 10:19


69:6; 69:6




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H819 matches the Hebrew אַשְׁמָה ('ašmâ),
which occurs 19 times in 17 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxLev 4:3 - ‘if the anointed priest sins, bringing guilt on the people, then let him offer to the LORD for his sin which he has sinned a young bull without blemish as a sin offering.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 6:5 - “or all that about which he has sworn falsely. He shall restore its full value, add one-fifth more to it, and give it to whomever it belongs, on the day of his trespass offering.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 6:7 - “So the priest shall make atonement for him before the LORD, and he shall be forgiven for any one of these things that he may have done in which he trespasses.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 22:16 - ‘or allow them to bear the guilt of trespass when they eat their holy offerings; for I the LORD sanctify them.’ ”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 21:3 - And Joab answered, “May the LORD make His people a hundred times more than they are. But, my lord the king, are they not all my lord’s servants? Why then does my lord require this thing? Why should he be a cause of guilt in Israel?”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 24:18 - Therefore they left the house of the LORD God of their fathers, and served wooden images and idols; and wrath came upon Judah and Jerusalem because of their trespass.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:10 - “And now you propose to force the children of Judah and Jerusalem to be your male and female slaves; but are you not also guilty before the LORD your God?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:13 - and said to them, “You shall not bring the captives here, for we already have offended the LORD. You intend to add to our sins and to our guilt; for our guilt is great, and there is fierce wrath against Israel.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 33:23 - And he did not humble himself before the LORD, as his father Manasseh had humbled himself; but Amon trespassed more and more.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 9:6 - And I said: “O my God, I am too ashamed and humiliated to lift up my face to You, my God; for our iniquities have risen higher than our heads, and our guilt has grown up to the heavens.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 9:7 - “Since the days of our fathers to this day we have been very guilty, and for our iniquities we, our kings, and our priests have been delivered into the hand of the kings of the lands, to the sword, to captivity, to plunder, and to humiliation, as it is this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 9:13 - “And after all that has come upon us for our evil deeds and for our great guilt, since You our God have punished us less than our iniquities deserve, and have given us such deliverance as this,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 9:15 - “O LORD God of Israel, You are righteous, for we are left as a remnant, as it is this day. Here we are before You, in our guilt, though no one can stand before You because of this!”
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:10 - Then Ezra the priest stood up and said to them, “You have transgressed and have taken pagan wives, adding to the guilt of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:19 - And they gave their promise that they would put away their wives; and being guilty, they presented a ram of the flock as their trespass offering.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:5 - O God, You know my foolishness;
And my sins are not hidden from You.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 8:14 - Those who swear by the sin[fn] of Samaria,
Who say,
‘As your god lives, O Dan!’
And, ‘As the way of Beersheba lives!’
They shall fall and never rise again.”
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