Tsedeq

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 06664 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
qdcfrom (06663)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
TsedeqTWOT - 1879a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
tseh'-dek Noun Masculine
Definition
  1. justice, rightness, righteousness
    1. what is right or just or normal, rightness, justness (of weights and measures)
    2. righteousness (in government)
      1. of judges, rulers, kings
      2. of law
      3. of Davidic king, Messiah
      4. of Jerusalem as seat of just government
      5. of God's attribute
    3. righteousness, justice (in case or cause)
    4. rightness (in speech)
    5. righteousness (as ethically right)
    6. righteousness (as vindicated), justification (in controversy), deliverance, victory, prosperity
      1. of God as covenant-keeping in redemption
      2. in name of Messianic king
      3. of people enjoying salvation
      4. of Cyrus
King James Word Usage - Total: 116
righteousness 77, just 11, justice 10, righteous 8, righteously 3, right 3, righteous cause 1, unrighteousness 1, miscellaneous 2
KJV Verse Count
Leviticus2
Deuteronomy5
Job7
Psalms49
Proverbs8
Ecclesiastes3
Isaiah25
Jeremiah4
Ezekiel2
Daniel1
Hosea2
Zephaniah1


Total109
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 Tsedeq". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .