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Lexicon :: Strong's H8668 - tᵊšûʿâ

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feminine noun
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Strong’s Definitions

תְּשׁוּעָה tᵉshûwʻâh, tesh-oo-aw'; or תְּשֻׁעָה tᵉshuʻâh; from H7768 in the sense of H3467; rescue (literal or figurative, persons, national or spiritual):—deliverance, help, safety, salvation, victory.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 34x

The KJV translates Strong's H8668 in the following manner: salvation (17x), deliverance (5x), help (5x), safety (4x), victory (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 34x
The KJV translates Strong's H8668 in the following manner: salvation (17x), deliverance (5x), help (5x), safety (4x), victory (3x).
  1. salvation, deliverance

    1. deliverance (usually by God through human agency)

    2. salvation (spiritual in sense)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
תְּשׁוּעָה tᵉshûwʻâh, tesh-oo-aw'; or תְּשֻׁעָה tᵉshuʻâh; from H7768 in the sense of H3467; rescue (literal or figurative, persons, national or spiritual):—deliverance, help, safety, salvation, victory.
STRONGS H8668: Abbreviations
תְּשׁוּעָה (תְּשֻׁעָה 2 Samuel 19:3) noun feminine deliverance, salvation = יְשׁוּעָה (formed by false analogue, as if from √ שׁוע, in sense of ישׁע; most assign it to שׁוע, but no sufficient evidence for existence of such a √; compare Köii. 200) — absolute ת׳ 1 Samuel 11:9 + 19 times; construct Jeremiah 3:23 + 5 times; suffix תְּשׁוּעָתִי Isaiah 46:13 + 2 times; תְּשׁוּעָֽתְךָ Psalm 40:11 + 2 times; תְּשׁוּעָתֶ֑ךָ Psalm 40:17; Psalm 71:15; —
1. deliverance, usually by God, through human agency, especially from oppression 1 Samuel 11:9, and in battle 1 Chronicles 19:12 (הוֺשׁיע in || clause), = victory Judges 15:18 (בְּיַד וגו׳ נָתַתָּ ת׳), 2 Kings 5:1, י׳ עשׂה ת׳ 1 Samuel 11:13 י׳ wrought a great victory, so 1 Samuel 19:5; 2 Samuel 19:3; 2 Samuel 23:10, 12; 1 Chronicles 11:14 (as accusative of congnate meaning with verb after הושׁיע), Proverbs 21:31; Psalm 33:17 (נושׁע in || Psalm 33:16); למלכים הַנּוֺתֵן ת׳ Psalm 144:10; so in phrase ליהוה חֵץתֿ׳ 2 Kings 13:17, בַּאֲרָם חֵץתֿ׳ 2 Kings 13:17; of national deliverance, from exile, עולמים נוֺשַׁע יִשְׂרָאֵל ת׳ Isaiah 45:17 (DaSynt.:§ 67 b), Isaiah 46:13 (|| צְדָקָה), Isaiah 46:13 (with נתן; || תִּפְאֶרֶת); in general of national success and prosperity Jeremiah 3:23; Proverbs 11:14 = Proverbs 24:6; of deliverance from personal trouble Psalm 37:39; Lamentations 3:26 (תְּשׁוּעַת י׳) or of national deliverance under figure of personal Psalm 40:11 (|| אֱמוּנָָֽתְךָ), Psalm 40:17; Psalm 71:15 (|| צְדָקָח), so תְּשׁוּעָתִי י׳ Psalm 38:23; contrasted with י׳'s deliverance is תְּשׁוּעַת אָדָם deliverance of (through) man Psalm 60:13 = Psalm 108:13, compare Psalm 146:3.
2. more exclusively spiritual in sense, = salvation, appear to be אֱלֹהֵי תְשׁוּעָתִי Psalm 51:16; Psalm 119:41 (|| חֲסָדֶךָ), Psalm 51:81, and כֹּהֲנֶיךָ יִלְבְּשׁוּ ת׳ 2 Chronicles 6:41 (from כהניה אלברשׁ יֵשַׁע Psalm 132:16).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs



1 Samuel

11:9; 11:9; 11:13; 19:5

2 Samuel

19:3; 19:3; 23:10; 23:12

2 Kings

5:1; 13:17; 13:17

1 Chronicles

11:14; 19:12

2 Chronicles



33:16; 33:17; 37:39; 40:11; 40:11; 40:17; 40:17; 51:16; 71:15; 71:15; 108:13; 119:41; 132:16; 144:10; 146:3


11:14; 21:31; 24:6


45:17; 46:13; 46:13; 46:13


3:23; 3:23




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8668 matches the Hebrew תְּשׁוּעָה (tᵊšûʿâ),
which occurs 34 times in 32 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:18 - Then he became very thirsty, and he called to the LORD and said, “You have [fn]handed this great [fn]victory H8668 over to Your servant, and now [fn]am I to die of thirst [fn]and fall into the hands of the uncircumcised?”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 11:9 - They said to the messengers who had come, “This is what you shall say to the men of Jabesh-gilead: ‘Tomorrow, by the time the sun is hot, you will be saved H8668.’” So the messengers went and told the men of Jabesh; and they rejoiced.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 11:13 - But Saul said, “Not a single person shall be put to death this day, for today the LORD has brought about [fn]victory H8668 in Israel.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 19:5 - “For he took his life in his hand and struck the Philistine, and the LORD brought about a great [fn]victory H8668 for all Israel; you saw it and rejoiced. Why then would you sin against innocent blood by putting David to death [fn]for no reason?”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 19:2 - So the [fn]victory H8668 that day was turned into mourning for all the people, because the people heard it said that day, “The king is in mourning over his son.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 23:10 - He rose up and struck the Philistines until his hand was weary and [fn]it clung to the sword, and the LORD brought about a great victory H8668 that day; and the people returned after him only to plunder the dead.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 23:12 - But he took his stand in the midst of the plot, defended it, and struck the Philistines; and the LORD brought about a great victory H8668.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:1 - Now Naaman, commander of the army of the king of Aram, was a great man [fn]in the view of his master, and eminent, because by him the LORD had given victory H8668 to Aram. The man was also a valiant warrior, but afflicted with leprosy.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 13:17 - And he said, “Open the window toward the east,” and he opened it. Then Elisha said, “Shoot!” So he shot. And he said, “The LORD’S arrow of victory H8668, and the arrow of victory H8668 over Aram; for you will [fn]defeat the Arameans at Aphek until you have put an end to them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 11:14 - But they took their stand in the midst of the plot and defended it, and defeated the Philistines; and the LORD saved them with a great [fn]victory H8668.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 19:12 - He said, “If the Arameans are too strong for me, then you shall help H8668 me; but if the sons of Ammon are too strong for you, then I will help you.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:41 - “Now then arise, LORD God, to Your resting place, You and the ark of Your might; let Your priests, LORD God, be clothed with salvation H8668, and let Your godly ones rejoice in what is good.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 33:17 - A horse is a false hope for victory H8668;
Nor does it rescue anyone by its great strength.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:39 - But the salvation H8668 of the righteous is from the LORD;
He is their strength in time of trouble.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:22 - Hurry to help me,
Lord, my salvation H8668!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:10 - I have not hidden Your righteousness within my heart;
I have spoken of Your faithfulness and Your salvation H8668;
I have not concealed Your mercy and Your truth from the great congregation.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:16 - May all who seek You rejoice and be glad in You;
May those who love Your salvation H8668 continually say,
“The LORD be exalted!”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:14 - Save me from the guilt of bloodshed, God, the God of my salvation H8668;
Then my tongue will joyfully sing of Your righteousness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 60:11 - Oh give us help against the enemy,
For rescue H8668 [fn]by man is worthless.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 71:15 - My mouth shall tell of Your righteousness
And of Your salvation H8668 all day long;
For I do not know the art of writing.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 108:12 - Give us help against the enemy,
For deliverance H8668 [fn]by man is worthless.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:41 - Vav
May Your favor also come to me, LORD,
Your salvation H8668 according to Your [fn]word;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:81 - Kaph
My soul languishes for Your salvation H8668;
I [fn]wait for Your word.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:10 - Who gives salvation H8668 to kings,
Who rescues His servant David from the evil sword.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 146:3 - Do not trust in noblemen,
In [fn]mortal man, in whom there is no salvation H8668.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:14 - Where there is no guidance the people fall,
But in an abundance of counselors there is [fn]victory H8668.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 21:31 - The horse is prepared for the day of battle,
But the victory H8668 belongs to the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 24:6 - For by wise guidance you will [fn]wage war,
And in an abundance of counselors there is victory H8668.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 45:17 - Israel has been saved by the LORD
With an everlasting salvation H8668;
You will not be put to shame or humiliated
To all eternity.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 46:13 - “I bring near My righteousness, it is not far off;
And My salvation H8668 will not delay.
And I will grant salvation H8668 in Zion,
And My glory for Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:23 - “Certainly the hills are a deception,
[fn]Commotion on the mountains.
Certainly in the LORD our God
Is the salvation H8668 of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 3:26 - It is good that he waits silently
For the salvation H8668 of the LORD.
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