A primitive particle (the full form of the prepositional prefix) indicating causal
relations of all kinds, antecedent or consequent; (by implication) very widely used as a relative conjugation or adverb; often largely modified by other particles annexed.
(in a good sense).
(as an adjective) in the widest sense; used likewise as a noun, both in the masculine and the feminine, the singular and the plural (good
, a good
thing, a good
man or woman; the good
men or women), also as an adverb (well
From the same as H6434
; probably a pearl
; properly a part
of; hence (prepositionally), from
or out of
in many senses.
; properly the whole
; hence all
(in the singular only, but often in a plural sense).
the things that may be desired
; hence (abstractly) desire
; concretely a valuable
thing; hence (by extension) a matter
(as something in mind).
; a primitive particle; not
(the simple or abstract negation); by implication no
; often used with other particles.
to be compared
A primitive root; properly to level
, that is, equalize
; figuratively to resemble
; by implication to adjust
(that is, counterbalance, be suitable, compose, place, yield, etc.).
Stem - Qal (See H8851
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811
Count - 19885
Proverbs 3:14 For the merchandise of it [is] better than the merchandise of silver, and the gain thereof than fine gold.
Proverbs 4:5-7 Get wisdom, get understanding: forget [it] not; neither decline from the words of my mouth. ... Wisdom [is] the principal thing; [therefore] get wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding.
Proverbs 16:16 How much better [is it] to get wisdom than gold! and to get understanding rather to be chosen than silver!
Proverbs 20:15 There is gold, and a multitude of rubies: but the lips of knowledge [are] a precious jewel.
Job 28:15-19 It cannot be gotten for gold, neither shall silver be weighed [for] the price thereof. ... The topaz of Ethiopia shall not equal it, neither shall it be valued with pure gold.
Psalms 19:10 More to be desired [are they] than gold, yea, than much fine gold: sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb.
Psalms 119:127 Therefore I love thy commandments above gold; yea, above fine gold.
Matthew 16:26 For what is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul?
Philippians 3:8-9 Yea doubtless, and I count all things [but] loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and do count them [but] dung, that I may win Christ, ... And be found in him, not having mine own righteousness, which is of the law, but that which is through the faith of Christ, the righteousness which is of God by faith:
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