H3474 ישׁר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to be straight or even; figuratively to be (causatively to make) right, pleasant, prosperous

KJV Usage: direct, fit, seem good (meet), + please (well), be (esteem, go) right (on), bring (look, make, take the) straight (way), be upright (-ly).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be right, be straight, be level, be upright, be just, be lawful, be smooth
a. (Qal)
1. to go straight
2. to be pleasing, be agreeable, be right (fig.)
3. to be straightforward, be upright
b. (Piel)
1. to make right, make smooth, make straight
2. to lead, direct, lead straight along
3. to esteem right, approve
c. (Pual) to be made level, be laid smoothly out
d. (Hiphil) to make straight, look straight
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 930
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H3474 ישׁר is used in the Bible

26 occurrences of H3474 ישׁר

Numbers 23:27
Judges 14:3
Judges 14:7
1 Samuel 6:12
1 Samuel 18:20
1 Samuel 18:26
2 Samuel 17:4
1 Kings 6:35
1 Kings 9:12
1 Chronicles 13:4
2 Chronicles 30:4
2 Chronicles 32:30
Job 37:3
Psalms 5:8
Psalms 119:128
Proverbs 3:6
Proverbs 4:25
Proverbs 9:15
Proverbs 11:5
Proverbs 15:21
Isaiah 40:3
Isaiah 45:2
Isaiah 45:13
Jeremiah 18:4
Jeremiah 27:5
Habakkuk 2:4

Corresponding Greek Words

yashar G700 aresko
yashar G1380 dokeo
yashar G1614 ek teino
yashar G2106 eu dokeo
yashar G2116 euthuno
yashar hi. neged G1342 dikaios
yashar or sharah G746 arche
yashar pi. see G2112 euthus
yashar pi. G2117 euthus
yashar pi. G3718 orthotomeo
yashar pu. G2609 kat ago
yashar qal,pi,hi G2720 kat euthuno
yashar qal.,pi. see G2112 euthus
yashar qal.,pi. G2117 euthus