H1215 בּצע - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


בּצע
betsa‛
beh'-tsah
From H1214; plunder; by extension gain (usually unjust)

KJV Usage: covetousness, (dishonest) gain, lucre, profit.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

BDB1257

בּצע

1. profit, unjust gain, gain (profit) acquired by violence
Origin: from H1214
TWOT: 267a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

TBESH:
בֶּ֫צַע
be.tsa
H:N-M
unjust-gain
1) profit, unjust gain, gain (profit) acquired by violence

View how H1215 בּצע is used in the Bible

23 occurrences of H1215 בּצע

Genesis 37:26 What profit
Exodus 18:21 covetousness;
Judges 5:19 no gain
1 Samuel 8:3 money,
Job 22:3 or is it gain
Psalms 30:9 What profit
Psalms 119:36 and not to covetousness.
Proverbs 1:19 of gain;
Proverbs 15:27 of gain
Proverbs 28:16 covetousness
Isaiah 33:15 the gain
Isaiah 56:11 for his gain,
Isaiah 57:17 of his covetousness
Jeremiah 6:13 to covetousness;
Jeremiah 8:10 to covetousness,
Jeremiah 22:17 are only for thy covetousness,
Jeremiah 51:13 of thy covetousness.
Ezekiel 22:13 at thy dishonest gain
Ezekiel 22:27 dishonest gain.
Ezekiel 33:31 their covetousness.
Micah 4:13 their gain
Habakkuk 2:9 covetousness
Malachi 3:14 and what profit

Distinct usage

2 What profit
2 covetousness
1 covetousness;
1 no gain
1 money,
1 or is it gain
1 and not to covetousness.
1 of gain
1 the gain
1 for his gain,
1 to covetousness;
1 of thy covetousness.
1 at thy dishonest gain
1 dishonest gain.
1 of gain;
1 are only for thy covetousness,
1 of his covetousness
1 their gain
1 their covetousness.
1 and what profit
1 to covetousness,

Corresponding Greek Words

betsa G93 adikia
betsa G458 anomia
betsa G459 a nomos
betsa G1435 doron
betsa G3393 miasma
betsa G4124 pleonexia
betsa G4128 plethos
betsa G5243 huperephanis
betsa G5539 chresimos
betsa G5622 opheleia


Related words

H1215 בּצע

H1214 בּצע bâtsa‛

בּצע
bâtsa‛
baw-tsah'
A primitive root to break off, that is, (usually) plunder; figuratively to finish, or (intransitively) stop

KJV Usage: (be) covet (-ous), cut (off), finish, fulfill, gain (greedily), get, be given to [covetousness], greedy, perform, be wounded.