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
Genesis 32:24
Genesis 44:20
Genesis 49:4
Exodus 10:15
Exodus 12:10
Exodus 16:19
Exodus 16:20
Exodus 28:10
Exodus 29:34
Exodus 36:7
Leviticus 2:3
Leviticus 2:10
Leviticus 6:16
Leviticus 7:16
Leviticus 7:17
Leviticus 8:32
Leviticus 10:12
Leviticus 10:16
Leviticus 14:18
Leviticus 14:29
Leviticus 19:6
Leviticus 22:30
Leviticus 27:18
Numbers 26:65
Numbers 33:55
Deuteronomy 28:11
Deuteronomy 28:54
Deuteronomy 30:9
Joshua 11:11

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