H3498 יתר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to jut over or exceed; by implication to excel; (intransitively) to remain or be left; causatively to leave, cause to abound, preserve

KJV Usage: excel, leave (a remnant), left behind, too much, make plenteous, preserve, (be, let) remain (-der, -ing, -nant), reserve, residue, rest.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be left over, remain, remain over, leave
a. (Qal) remainder (participle)
b. (Niphal) to be left over, remain over, be left behind
c. (Hiphil)
1. to leave over, leave
2. to save over, preserve alive
3. to excel, show pre-eminence
4. to show excess, have more than enough, have an excess
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 936
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H3498 יתר is used in the Bible

First 30 of 101 occurrences of H3498 יתר

Genesis 30:36 the rest
Genesis 32:24 was left
Genesis 44:20 and he alone is left
Genesis 49:4 thou shalt not excel;
Exodus 10:15 had left:
Exodus 10:15 and there remained
Exodus 12:10 And ye shall let nothing of it remain
Exodus 12:10 and that which remaineth
Exodus 16:19 leave
Exodus 16:20 of them left
Exodus 28:10 of the rest
Exodus 29:34 shall remain
Exodus 29:34 the remainder
Exodus 36:7 it, and too much.
Leviticus 2:3 And the remnant
Leviticus 2:10 And that which is left
Leviticus 6:16 And the remainder
Leviticus 7:16 also the remainder
Leviticus 7:17 But the remainder
Leviticus 8:32 And that which remaineth
Leviticus 10:12 that were left,
Leviticus 10:12 that remaineth
Leviticus 10:16 who were left
Leviticus 14:18 And the remnant
Leviticus 14:29 And the rest
Leviticus 19:6 and if any thing shall remain
Leviticus 22:30 ye shall leave
Leviticus 27:18 that remain,
Numbers 26:65 And there was not left
Numbers 33:55 you; then it shall come to pass, that those whom ye let remain

Distinct usage

5 And the rest
3 the rest
3 And the remainder
3 left
3 that were left
2 and there remained
2 and that which remaineth
2 shall remain
2 And the remnant
2 And that which is left
2 that were left,
2 who were left
2 for them that remain,
2 And it shall come to pass, that every one that is left
2 horses, but reserved
2 of them left.
2 and I, I only, am left;
2 shall be left,
2 and have left
2 that remain
1 was left
1 and he alone is left
1 thou shalt not excel;
1 had left:
1 And ye shall let nothing of it remain
1 leave
1 of them left
1 of the rest
1 the remainder
1 it, and too much.
1 also the remainder
1 But the remainder
1 that remaineth
1 and if any thing shall remain
1 ye shall leave
1 that remain,
1 And there was not left
1 you; then it shall come to pass, that those whom ye let remain
1 shall make thee to abound
1 whom he shall leave:
1 will make thee to abound
1 them: there was not any left
1 There was also a lot for the rest
1 who remained
1 that remained.
1 which were remaining
1 men, all that were left
1 was left;
1 and left.
1 to her what she had reserved
1 me, surely there had not been left
1 where those that were left behind
1 any that is left
1 that are with him there shall not be left
1 that were left
1 I, even I only, remain
1 But the rest
1 that were left.
1 on the rest.
1 and shall have some left.

Corresponding Greek Words

yatar hi. see G4046 st. peri poieo
yatar hi. G2127 eulogeo
yatar hi. G4129 plethuno
yatar ni,hi G1459 eg kata leipo
yatar ni. G1954 epi loipos
yatar ni. G2147 heurisko
yatar ni. G2645 kata loipos
yatar ni. G4052 perisseuo
yatar ni. G5274 hupo lambano
yatar ni.,hi. G620 apo leipo
yatar ni.,hi. G2641 kata leipo
yatar ni.,hi. G5275 hupo leipo
yatar qal,ni. G3062,3063 & G3064 loipos