Ratsach

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 07523 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
xcra primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
RatsachTWOT - 2208
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
raw-tsakh' Verb
Definition
  1. to murder, slay, kill
    1. (Qal) to murder, slay
      1. premeditated
      2. accidental
      3. as avenger
      4. slayer (intentional) (participle)
    2. (Niphal) to be slain
    3. (Piel)
      1. to murder, assassinate
      2. murderer, assassin (participle)(subst)
    4. (Pual) to be killed
King James Word Usage - Total: 47
slayer 16, murderer 14, kill 5, murder 3, slain 3, manslayer 2, killing 1, slayer + (0310) 1, slayeth 1, death 1
KJV Verse Count
Exodus1
Numbers14
Deuteronomy6
Joshua8
Judges1
1 Kings1
2 Kings1
Job1
Psalms2
Proverbs1
Isaiah1
Jeremiah1
Hosea2


Total40
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Ratsach". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .