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Lexicon :: Strong's H835 - 'ešer

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 183a

Strong’s Definitions

אֶשֶׁר ʼesher, eh'-sher; from H833; happiness; only in masculine plural construction as interjection, how happy!:—blessed, happy.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 45x

The KJV translates Strong's H835 in the following manner: blessed (27x), happy (18x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 45x
The KJV translates Strong's H835 in the following manner: blessed (27x), happy (18x).
  1. happiness, blessedness

    1. often used as interjection

    2. blessed are

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֶשֶׁר ʼesher, eh'-sher; from H833; happiness; only in masculine plural construction as interjection, how happy!:—blessed, happy.
STRONGS H835: Abbreviations
† [אֶ֫שֶׁר, or אָשָׁר, compare LagBN 143] noun [masculine] only Plural construct אַשְׁרֵי happiness, blessedness of 1 Kings 10:8 + 32 times and with suffix, see below; abstract intensive exclamation O happiness, blessedness of, אַשְׁרֵי אֲנָשֶׁיךָ אַשְׁרֵי עֲבָדֶיךָ אֵלֶּה happy thy men, happy these thy servants; 1 Kings 10:8 (= 2 Chronicles 9:7); אַשְׁרֵי אֱנוֺשׁ יוֺכִיחֶנּוּ אֱלוֺהַּ blessed the man whom Eloah correcteth Job 5:17; אַשְׁרֵי תְמִימֵי דֶרֶךְ blessed the perfect in way Psalm 119:1; אַשְׁרֵי בָנָיו אַחֲרָיו blessed his children after him Proverbs 20:7; elsewhere construct with אָדָם Psalm 32:2; Psalm 84:6; Psalm 84:13; Proverbs 3:13; Proverbs 8:34; Proverbs 28:14; with הַגֶּבֶר Psalm 34:9; Psalm 40:5; Psalm 94:12; Psalm 127:5; (הָ)אִישׁ Psalm 1:1; Psalm 112:1; אֱנוֺשׁ Isaiah 56:2; הַגּוֺי Psalm 33:12; הָעָם Psalm 89:16; Psalm 144:15 (twice in verse); before participle Psalm 2:12; Psalm 32:1; Psalm 41:2; Psalm 84:5; Psalm 106:3; Psalm 119:2; Psalm 128:1; Isaiah 30:18; Daniel 12:12; before verbal clauses without relative Psalm 65:5; Proverbs 8:32; with שֶֿׁ Psalm 137:8; Psalm 137:9; Psalm 146:5; with suffix אַשְׁרֶיךָ (for אֲשָׁרֶיךָ) O thy happiness ! Deuteronomy 33:29; Psalm 128:2; אַשְׁרֵיךְ Ecclesiastes 10:17; אַשְׁרֵיכֶס Isaiah 32:20; אַשְׁרָיו Proverbs 14:21; Proverbs 16:20; אַשְׁרֵהוּ Proverbs 29:18 (on these forms see Ges§ 93, R. 1, E).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs



1 Kings

10:8; 10:8

2 Chronicles





1:1; 2:12; 32:1; 32:2; 33:12; 34:9; 40:5; 41:2; 65:5; 84:5; 84:6; 89:16; 94:12; 106:3; 112:1; 119:1; 119:2; 127:5; 128:1; 128:2; 137:8; 137:9; 144:15; 146:5


3:13; 8:32; 8:34; 14:21; 16:20; 20:7; 28:14; 29:18




30:18; 32:20; 56:2



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H835 matches the Hebrew אֶשֶׁר ('ešer),
which occurs 45 times in 42 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:29 -

“Blessed H835 are you, Israel;

Who is like you, a people saved by the LORD,

The shield of your help,

And He who is the sword of your majesty!

So your enemies will cringe before you,

And you will trample on their high places.”

Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:8 - “Blessed H835 are your men, and blessed H835 are these servants of yours who stand before you continually and hear your wisdom!
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 9:7 - “How [fn]blessed H835 are your men, how [fn]blessed H835 are these servants of yours, who stand before you continually and hear your wisdom!
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 5:17 -

“Behold, happy H835 is the person whom God disciplines,

So do not reject the discipline of [fn]the Almighty.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 1:1 -

Blessed H835 is the person who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked,

Nor stand in the [fn]path of sinners,

Nor sit in the seat of scoffers!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 2:12 -

[fn]Kiss the Son, that He not be angry and you perish on the way,

For His wrath may be kindled quickly.

How blessed H835 are all who take refuge in Him!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 32:1 -

A Psalm of David. A [fn]Maskil.

How blessed H835 is he whose wrongdoing is forgiven,

Whose sin is covered!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 32:2 -

How blessed H835 is a person whose guilt the LORD does not take into account,

And in whose spirit there is no deceit!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 33:12 -

Blessed H835 is the nation whose God is the LORD,

The people He has chosen for His own inheritance.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 34:8 -

Taste and see that the LORD is good;

How blessed H835 is the man who takes refuge in Him!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:4 -

How blessed H835 is the man who has made the LORD his trust,

And has not turned to the [fn]proud, nor to those who become involved in falsehood.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 41:1 -

For the music director. A Psalm of David.

Blessed H835 is one who considers the [fn]helpless;

The LORD will save him on a day of [fn]trouble.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 65:4 -

Blessed H835 is the one You choose and allow to approach You;

He will dwell in Your courtyards.

We will be satisfied with the goodness of Your house,

Your holy temple.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 84:4 -

Blessed H835 are those who dwell in Your house!

They are ever praising You. Selah

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 84:5 -

Blessed H835 is the person whose strength is in You,

In [fn]whose heart are the roads to Zion!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 84:12 -

LORD of armies,

Blessed H835 is the person who trusts in You!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:15 -

Blessed H835 are the people who know the [fn]joyful sound!

LORD, they walk in the light of Your face.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 94:12 -

Blessed H835 is the man whom You discipline, [fn]LORD,

And whom You teach from Your Law,

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 106:3 -

How blessed H835 are those who maintain [fn]justice,

[fn]Who practice righteousness at all times!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 112:1 -

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD!

Blessed H835 is a person who [fn]fears the LORD,

Who greatly delights in His commandments.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:1 -


Blessed H835 are those whose way is [fn]blameless,

Who walk in the Law of the LORD.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:2 -

Blessed H835 are those who comply with His [fn]testimonies,

And seek Him with all their heart.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 127:5 -

Blessed H835 is the man whose quiver is full of them;

They will not be ashamed

When they speak with their enemies in the gate.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 128:1 -

A Song of Ascents.

Blessed H835 is everyone who fears the LORD,

Who walks in His ways.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 128:2 -

When you eat the fruit of the labor of your hands,

You will be happy H835 and it will go well for you.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 137:8 -

Daughter of Babylon, you [fn]devastated one,

Blessed H835 will be one who repays you

With [fn]the retribution with which you have repaid us.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 137:9 -

Blessed H835 will be one who seizes and dashes your children

Against the rock.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:15 -

Blessed H835 are the people who are so situated;

Blessed H835 are the people whose God is the LORD!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 146:5 -

Blessed H835 is he whose help is the God of Jacob,

Whose hope is in the LORD his God,

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 3:13 -

Blessed H835 is a person who finds wisdom,

And one who obtains understanding.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:32 -

“Now then, sons, listen to me,

For blessed H835 are those who keep my ways.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:34 -

“Blessed H835 is the person who listens to me,

Watching daily at my gates,

Waiting at my doorposts.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:21 -

One who despises his neighbor sins,

But one who is gracious to the [fn]poor is blessed H835.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 16:20 -

One who pays attention to the word will find good,

And blessed H835 is one who trusts in the LORD.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 20:7 -

A righteous person who walks in his integrity

How blessed H835 are his sons after him.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 28:14 -

How blessed H835 is the person who fears always,

But one who hardens his heart will fall into disaster.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:18 -

Where there is no [fn]vision, the people are unrestrained,

But happy H835 is one who keeps the Law.

Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 10:17 - Blessed H835 are you, land whose king is of nobility, and whose princes eat at the appropriate time—for strength and not for drunkenness.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:18 -

Therefore the LORD [fn]longs to be gracious to you,

And therefore He [fn]waits on high to have compassion on you.

For the LORD is a God of justice;

How blessed H835 are all those who [fn]long for Him.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 32:20 -

How blessed H835 will you be, you who sow beside all waters,

Who [fn]let the ox and the donkey out freely.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 56:2 -

“Blessed H835 is a man who does this,

And a son of man who takes hold of it;

Who keeps from profaning the Sabbath,

And keeps his hand from doing any evil.”

Unchecked Copy BoxDan 12:12 - “Blessed H835 is the one who is patient and attains to the 1,335 days!
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