H7521 רצה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to be pleased with; specifically to satisfy a debt

KJV Usage: (be) accept (-able), accomplish, set affection, approve, consent with, delight (self), enjoy, (be, have a) favour (-able), like, observe, pardon, (be, have, take) please (-ure), reconcile self.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be pleased with, be favourable to, accept favourably
a. (Qal)
1. to be pleased with, be favourable to
2. to accept
3. to be pleased, be determined
4. to make acceptable, satisfy
5. to please
b. (Niphal) to be accepted, be pleased with
c. (Piel) to seek favour of
d. (Hiphil) to please, pay off
e. (Hithpael) to make oneself acceptable or pleasing
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2207
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7521 רצה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 55 occurrences of H7521 רצה

Genesis 33:10
Leviticus 1:4
Leviticus 7:18
Leviticus 19:7
Leviticus 22:23
Leviticus 22:25
Leviticus 22:27
Leviticus 26:34
Leviticus 26:41
Leviticus 26:43
Deuteronomy 33:11
Deuteronomy 33:24
1 Samuel 29:4
2 Samuel 24:23
1 Chronicles 28:4
1 Chronicles 29:3
1 Chronicles 29:17
2 Chronicles 10:7
2 Chronicles 36:21
Esther 10:3
Job 14:6
Job 20:10
Job 33:26
Job 34:9
Psalms 40:13
Psalms 44:3
Psalms 49:13
Psalms 50:18
Psalms 51:16
Psalms 62:4

Corresponding Greek Words

ratsah G25 agapao
ratsah G1522 eis akouo
ratsah G1984 epi skope
ratsah G2127 eulogeo
ratsah G2137 eu odoo
ratsah G2309 thelo
ratsah G3858 para dechomai
ratsah hithpa. G1259 di allasso
ratsah im G4936 sun trecho
ratsah ni. G3089 luo
ratsah qal,ni G1184 dektos
ratsah qal,ni G1209 dechomai
ratsah qal.,hi. G2106 eu dokeo
ratsah qal.,ni. G4327 pros dechomai