A primitive root; to stretch
or spread out; by implication to bend
away (including moral deflection); used in a great variety of applications.
Stem - Hiphil (See H8818
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811
Count - 4046
, in the sense of want
(especially in feeling); destitute
out of the way:
; a road
); figuratively a course
of life or mode
of action, often adverbially.
; properly a part
of; hence (prepositionally), from
or out of
in many senses.
, in mind or circumstances (practically the same as H6035
subjectively and H6041
Where the translators of the Authorised Version followed the qere reading rather than the kethiv.
The second form is by intermixture with H6041
; from H6031
(figuratively), in mind (gentle
) or circumstances (needy
, especially saintly
of the earth
From an unused root probably meaning to be firm
; the earth
(at large, or partitively a land
A primitive root (compare H2245
); to secrete
Stem - Pual (See H8849
Mood - Perfect (See H8816
Count - 199
; properly a unit
, that is, (adverbially) unitedly
_ _ Literally, they push the poor out of their road in meeting them. Figuratively, they take advantage of them by force and injustice (alluding to the charge of Eliphaz, Job 22:8; 1 Samuel 8:3).
_ _ poor in spirit and in circumstances (Matthew 5:3).
_ _ hide from the injustice of their oppressors, who have robbed them of their all and driven them into unfrequented places (Job 20:19; Job 30:3-6; Proverbs 28:28).
Way Out of the path or place in which these oppressors walk and range. They labour to keep out of their way for fear of their farther injuries. Hide For fear of these tyrants.
They turn the needy out of the way: the poor of the earth hide themselves (c) together.
(c) And for cruelty and oppression dare not show their faces.
Job 24:14 The murderer rising with the light killeth the poor and needy, and in the night is as a thief.
Job 31:16 If I have withheld the poor from [their] desire, or have caused the eyes of the widow to fail;
Psalms 109:16 Because that he remembered not to shew mercy, but persecuted the poor and needy man, that he might even slay the broken in heart.
Proverbs 22:16 He that oppresseth the poor to increase his [riches, and] he that giveth to the rich, [shall] surely [come] to want.
Proverbs 30:14 [There is] a generation, whose teeth [are as] swords, and their jaw teeth [as] knives, to devour the poor from off the earth, and the needy from [among] men.
Isaiah 10:2 To turn aside the needy from judgment, and to take away the right from the poor of my people, that widows may be their prey, and [that] they may rob the fatherless!
Ezekiel 18:12 Hath oppressed the poor and needy, hath spoiled by violence, hath not restored the pledge, and hath lifted up his eyes to the idols, hath committed abomination,
Ezekiel 18:18 [As for] his father, because he cruelly oppressed, spoiled his brother by violence, and did [that] which [is] not good among his people, lo, even he shall die in his iniquity.
Ezekiel 22:29 The people of the land have used oppression, and exercised robbery, and have vexed the poor and needy: yea, they have oppressed the stranger wrongfully.
Amos 2:7 That pant after the dust of the earth on the head of the poor, and turn aside the way of the meek: and a man and his father will go in unto the [same] maid, to profane my holy name:
Amos 8:4-6 Hear this, O ye that swallow up the needy, even to make the poor of the land to fail, ... That we may buy the poor for silver, and the needy for a pair of shoes; [yea], and sell the refuse of the wheat?
Micah 2:1-2 Woe to them that devise iniquity, and work evil upon their beds! when the morning is light, they practise it, because it is in the power of their hand. ... And they covet fields, and take [them] by violence; and houses, and take [them] away: so they oppress a man and his house, even a man and his heritage.
Proverbs 28:12 When righteous [men] do rejoice, [there is] great glory: but when the wicked rise, a man is hidden.
Proverbs 28:28 When the wicked rise, men hide themselves: but when they perish, the righteous increase.
James 5:4-6 Behold, the hire of the labourers who have reaped down your fields, which is of you kept back by fraud, crieth: and the cries of them which have reaped are entered into the ears of the Lord of sabaoth. ... Ye have condemned [and] killed the just; [and] he doth not resist you.
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