From an unused root meaning to be hot
; a day
(as the warm
hours), whether literally (from sunrise to sunset, or from one sunset to the next), or figuratively (a space of time defined by an associated term), (often used adverbially).
] in her right hand;
; the right
hand or side (leg, eye) of a person or other object (as the stronger
and more dexterous); locally, the south
] in her left hand
A primitive word (rather perhaps from the same as H8071
(by insertion of א
) through the idea of wrapping
up); properly dark
), that is, the north
; hence (by orientation) the left
; properly weight
; but only figuratively in a good sense, splendor
Length of days [is] in her right hand; (h) [and] in her left hand riches and honour.
(h) Meaning, that he seeks wisdom, that is, suffers himself to be governed by the Word of God, will have all prosperity both corporal and spiritual.
Proverbs 3:2 For length of days, and long life, and peace, shall they add to thee.
Proverbs 4:10 Hear, O my son, and receive my sayings; and the years of thy life shall be many.
Psalms 21:4 He asked life of thee, [and] thou gavest [it] him, [even] length of days for ever and ever.
Psalms 71:9 Cast me not off in the time of old age; forsake me not when my strength faileth.
1 Timothy 4:8 For bodily exercise profiteth little: but godliness is profitable unto all things, having promise of the life that now is, and of that which is to come.
Proverbs 4:6-9 Forsake her not, and she shall preserve thee: love her, and she shall keep thee. ... She shall give to thine head an ornament of grace: a crown of glory shall she deliver to thee.
Proverbs 8:18-21 Riches and honour [are] with me; [yea], durable riches and righteousness. ... That I may cause those that love me to inherit substance; and I will fill their treasures.
1 Kings 3:13 And I have also given thee that which thou hast not asked, both riches, and honour: so that there shall not be any among the kings like unto thee all thy days.
Mark 10:30 But he shall receive an hundredfold now in this time, houses, and brethren, and sisters, and mothers, and children, and lands, with persecutions; and in the world to come eternal life.
1 Corinthians 3:21-23 Therefore let no man glory in men. For all things are yours; ... And ye are Christ's; and Christ [is] God's.
2 Corinthians 6:10 As sorrowful, yet alway rejoicing; as poor, yet making many rich; as having nothing, and [yet] possessing all things.
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