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Entry for Strong's #3468 - יֶשַׁע

yesha‛, yêsha‛
yeh'-shah, yay'-shah  
Word Origin
from (03467)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) deliverance, salvation, rescue, safety, welfare

1a) safety, welfare, prosperity

1b) salvation

1c) victory

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1656 ‑ ἔλεος (el'‑eh‑os);  4990 ‑ σωτήρ (so‑tare');  4991 ‑ σωτηρία (so‑tay‑ree'‑ah);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (36) NAS (36) HCS (36)
2 Samuel 4
1 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 20
Isaiah 5
Micah 1
Habakkuk 2
2 Samuel 4
1 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 20
Isaiah 5
Micah 1
Habakkuk 2
2 Samuel 4
1 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 20
Isaiah 5
Micah 1
Habakkuk 3
n-cms 10
n-cms 9
n-cms 9

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1476) os (סהאה ShAh) AC: Watch CO: Shepherd AB: Delight: The pictograph s is a picture of the teeth used for devouring or destruction, the o is a picture of the eye. Combined these mean "destroyer watches". The shepherd carefully watches over the flock and the surrounding area always on the lookout for danger. When a predator comes to attack, the shepherd destroys the enemy.

A) os (סהאה ShAh) AC: Watch CO: ? AB: Delight: The shepherd watches over and cares for and delights in his sheep.

Nf1) eos (סהאהה ShAhH) - Hour: The watching of the arch of the sun to determine the hour of the day. [Aramaic only] KJV (5): hour - Strongs: H8160 (שָׁעָה)

im/f) ost (תסהאה TShAh) - Nine: [Unknown connection to rootAlso meaning ninety when written in the plural form - miost] KJV (78): nine, ninth, ninety - Strongs: H8672 (תִּשְׁעָה), H8673 (תִּשְׁעִים)

ldm ) ofsos (סהאהסהואה ShAhShWAh) - Delight: KJV (9): delight, pleasant - Strongs: H8191 (שַׁעֲשֻׁעִים)

bfm) ioist (תסהיאהי TShYAhY) - Ninth: [Unknown connection to root;] KJV (18): ninth - Strongs: H8671 (תְּשִׁיעִי)

hff) iosm (מסהאהי MShAhY) - Cleanse: As a preparation for inspection. KJV (1): supple - Strongs: H4935 (מִשְׁעִי)

B) oos (סהאהאה ShAhAh) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Delight: The shepherd takes delight in his sheep.

V) oos (סהאהאה ShAhAh) - Delight: KJV (9): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Pilpel) delight, cry, play, dandle, shut - Strongs: H8173 (שָׁעַע)

H) eos (סהאהה ShAhH) AC: Watch CO: ? AB: ?: The shepherd inspects and watches over the flock with compassion and protection.

V) eos (סהאהה ShAhH) - Watch: Also to look upon with respect. KJV (15): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hitpael) look, respect, dismay, turn, regard, spare, dim, depart - Strongs: H8159 (שָׁעָה)

J) ofs (סהואה ShWAh) AC: Cry CO: ? AB: Trouble: When the sheep are in trouble they will cry out and the shepherd will deliver them.

V) ofs (סהואה ShWAh) - Cry: To shout or cry out from a burden. KJV (21): (vf: Piel) cry, aloud, shout - Strongs: H7768 (שָׁוַע)

Nm) ofs (סהואה ShWAh) - I. Cry: II. Rich:In the sense of a carefully watching ones possessions. KJV (6): cry, riches - Strongs: H7769 (שׁוּעַ), H7771 (שׁוֹעַ), H7773 (שֶׁוַע)

Nf1) eofs (סהואהה ShWAhH) - Cry: KJV (11): cry - Strongs: H7775 (שַׁוְעָה)

L) osi (יסהאה YShAh) AC: Rescue CO: ? AB: ?: When one of the flock is in trouble, the shepherd rescues it.

V) osi (יסהאה YShAh) - Rescue: KJV (205): (vf: Niphal, Hiphil) save, saviour, deliver, help, preserved, salvation, avenge, defend, rescue, safe, victory - Strongs: H3467 (יָשַׁע)

Nm) osi (יסהאה YShAh) - Rescue: A deliverance or freedom from a trouble. KJV (36): salvation, safety, saving - Strongs: H3468 (יֶשַׁע)

af1) eosfm (מוסהאהה MWShAhH) - Rescue: A deliverance or freedom from a trouble. KJV (1): salvation - Strongs: H4190 (מוֹשָׁעָה)

df1) eofsi (יסהואהה YShWAhH) - Rescue: A deliverance or freedom from a trouble. KJV (78): salvation, help, deliverance, health, save, saving, welfare - Strongs: H3444 (יְשׁוּעָה)

if1) eosft (תוסהאהה TWShAhH) - Rescue: A deliverance or freedom from a trouble. [df: hest hewst] KJV (34): salvation, deliverance, help, safety, victory - Strongs: H8668 (תְּשֻׁעָה)

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 יֵ֫שַׁע noun masculine Isaiah 51:5 deliverance, rescue, salvation, also safety, welfare; — יֵ֫שַׁע Psalm 20:7 4t.; יֶ֫שַׁע Job 5:11 4t.; suffix יִשְׁעִי 2 Samuel 22:3 11t., + 14t. suffixes; —

1 safety, welfare, prosperity 2 Samuel 23:5; Psalm 12:6; Job 5:4,11.

2 salvation, i.e. primarily physical rescue, by God, often with added spiritual idea: Isaiah 62:11; Psalm 69:14; Psalm 85:8; Psalm 85:10; יֵשַׁע אֱלֹהִים salvation from God Psalm 50:23; used as infin. with accusative לְיֵשַׁע Habakkuk 3:13 (twice in verse) (see Ew§ 239 a); accordingly Yahweh is אוֺרִי וְיִשְׁעִי my light and my salvation Psalm 27:1; צוּר ישׁע Psalm 95:1; קֶרֶן ישׁע Psalm 18:3 = 2 Samuel 22:3; אֱלֹהֵי ישׁע Isaiah 17:10; Micah 7:7; Habakkuk 3:18; Psalm 18:47 = אֱלֹהֵי צוּר ישׁע 2 Samuel 22:47; Psalm 24:5; Psalm 25:5; Psalm 27:9; Psalm 65:6; Psalm 79:9; Psalm 85:5; 1 Chronicles 16:35; ׳מָגֵן ישׁ Psalm 18:36 = 2 Samuel 22:36; על אלהים ישׁעי Psalm 62:8; "" צְדָקָה Isaiah 45:8; Isaiah 51:5; Isaiah 61:10; שְׂשׂוֺן יִשְׁעֶ֑ךָ Psalm 51:14 joy of thy salvation ׳כֹּהֲנֶיהָ אַלְבִּישׁ ישׁ Psalm 132:16 her priests will clothe with salvation.

3 victory: גְּבוּרוֺת יֵשַׁע יְמִינוֺ Psalm 20:7 the mighty deeds of the victory of his right hand.

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List of Word Forms
בְּ֝יֵ֗שַׁע בְּיֵ֣שַׁע בישע וְ֝יֶשְׁעֲךָ֗ וְ֭יִשְׁעִי וישעי וישעך יִ֝שְׁעִ֗י יִ֫שְׁעֶ֥ךָ יִשְׁע֑וֹ יִשְׁעִ֑י יִשְׁעִ֔י יִשְׁעִ֗י יִשְׁעִ֣י יִשְׁעִ֥י יִשְׁעִֽי׃ יִשְׁעֵ֑נוּ יִשְׁעֵ֔ךְ יִשְׁעֵ֔נוּ יִשְׁעֵ֖ךְ יִשְׁעֵ֗נוּ יִשְׁעֵֽנוּ׃ יִשְׁעֶ֑ךָ יִשְׁעֶֽךָ׃ יִשְׁעֽוֹ׃ יֵ֣שַׁע יֶ֑שַׁע יֶ֔שַׁע יֶ֗שַׁע יֶֽשַׁע׃ ישע ישע׃ ישעו ישעו׃ ישעי ישעי׃ ישעך ישעך׃ ישענו ישענו׃ לְיֵ֖שַׁע לְיֵ֣שַׁע לישע מִיֶּ֑שַׁע מישע bə·yê·ša‘ bəyêša‘ beYesha lə·yê·ša‘ ləyêša‘ leYesha mî·ye·ša‘ mîyeša‘ miYesha veyeshacha Veyishi wə·yeš·‘ă·ḵā wə·yiš·‘î wəyeš‘ăḵā wəyiš‘î ye·ša‘ yê·ša‘ yeša‘ yêša‘ Yesha yiš‘êḵ yiš‘eḵā yiš‘ênū yiš‘î yiš‘ōw yiš·‘e·ḵā yiš·‘ê·nū yiš·‘êḵ yiš·‘î yiš·‘ōw yishEch yishEcha yishEnu yishI yishO
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