Tsadaq

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 06663 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
qdca primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
TsadaqTWOT - 1879
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
tsaw-dak' Verb
Definition
  1. to be just, be righteous
    1. (Qal)
      1. to have a just cause, be in the right
      2. to be justified
      3. to be just (of God)
      4. to be just, be righteous (in conduct and character)
    2. (Niphal) to be put or made right, be justified
    3. (Piel) justify, make to appear righteous, make someone righteous
    4. (Hiphil)
      1. to do or bring justice (in administering law)
      2. to declare righteous, justify
      3. to justify, vindicate the cause of, save
      4. to make righteous, turn to righteousness
    5. (Hithpael) to justify oneself
King James Word Usage - Total: 41
justify 23, righteous 10, just 3, justice 2, cleansed 1, clear ourselves 1, righteousness 1
KJV Verse Count
Genesis2
Exodus1
Deuteronomy1
2 Samuel1
1 Kings1
2 Chronicles1
Job17
Psalms4
Proverbs1
Isaiah6
Jeremiah1
Ezekiel2
Daniel2


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 Tsadaq". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .