the Week of Proper 21 / Ordinary 26
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #7522 - רָצֹן
1) pleasure, delight, favour, goodwill, acceptance, will
1a) goodwill, favour
1c) will, desire, pleasure, self-will
1455) yr (רתס RTs) AC: Crush CO: Potsherd AB: Desire: Broken pieces of pottery were commonly used as writing tablets as they were inexpensive and durable. These potsherds were commonly used to send messages from one person to another, usually carried by runners. (eng: earth; terra - with a reversal of letters; terrain)
V) yyr (רתסתס RTsTs) - Crush: To crush something to pieces. Also an oppression or struggle as crushing. [Hebrew and Aramaic] [df: ssr] KJV (22): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Piel) oppress, break, bruise, crush, discourage, struggle - Strongs: H7465 (רֹעָה), H7533 (רָצַץ), H7567 (רָשַׁשׁ)
Nf) yra (ארתס ARTs) - Land: The whole of the earth or a region. [Hebrew and Aramaic] [df: qra] KJV (2526): earth, land, country, ground, world, way, common, field, nations, inferior - Strongs: H772 (אֲרַע), H776 (אֶרֶץ), H778 (אֲרַק)
V) eyr (רתסה RTsH) - Desire: KJV (57): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Hitpael, Piel) accept, please, pleasure, delight, enjoy, favourable, acceptable, accomplish, affection, approve - Strongs: H7521 (רָצָה)
jm) nfyr (רתסונ RTsWN) - Will: Ones desire. From instructions that are written on potsherds. KJV (56): favour, will, acceptable, delight, pleasure, accepted, desire, acceptance, selfwill - Strongs: H7522 (רָצֹן)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
1 goodwill, favour:
a. of God, Deuteronomy 33:16; Isaiah 60:10; Psalm 5:13; Psalm 30:6; Psalm 30:8; Psalm 51:20; Psalm 89:18; Psalm 106:4; Proverbs 8:35; Proverbs 12:2; Proverbs 18:22; ׳עֵת ר Isaiah 49:8; Psalm 69:14; ׳יוֺם ר Isaiah 58:5; ׳שְׁנַתרֿ Isaiah 61:2; "" בְּרָכָה Deuteronomy 33:23; opposed to תּוֺעֵבָה Proverbs 11:1,20; Proverbs 12:22; Proverbs 15:8.
b. of men: in General Proverbs 10:32; Proverbs 11:27; Proverbs 14:9; of kings Proverbs 14:35; Proverbs 16:13,15; Proverbs 19:12.
2 acceptance, of persons, offering sacrifice, לרצון לפני יהוה Exodus 28:38 (P); with ל person for acceptance for him before ׳י; with suffix person לרצנוֺ Leviticus 1:3; abbreviated לְרָצוֺן לָכֶם Leviticus 22:20, לרצנכם Leviticus 19:5; Leviticus 22:19,29; Leviticus 23:11, לצֵּון Leviticus 22:21; Isaiah 56:7; Jeremiah 6:20; Psalm 19:15 (of words; compare Hosea 14:3); על רצון Isaiah 60:7 (read לְ, so Manuscripts, see Gi, also Du), רצון Malachi 2:13.
3 will, desire, pleasure:
a. of God, ׳עשׂה ר do his will Ezra 10:11; Psalm 40:9; Psalm 103:21; Psalm 143:10.
b. of man, עשׂהכרצונוֺ do according to his will, exactly as he pleased, Daniel 8:4; Daniel 11:3,16,36; Nehemiah 9:24; Esther 1:8; Esther 9:5, compare Nehemiah 9:37; desire Psalm 145:16; Psalm 145:19; 2 Chronicles 15:15; = self-will Genesis 49:6 (poem).
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