H5341 נצר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to guard, in a good sense (to protect, maintain, obey, etc.) or a bad one (to conceal, etc.)

KJV Usage: besieged, hidden thing, keep (-er, -ing), monument, observe, preserve (-r), subtil, watcher (-man).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to guard, watch, watch over, keep
a. (Qal)
1. to watch, guard, keep
2. to preserve, guard from dangers
3. to keep, observe, guard with fidelity
4. to guard, keep secret
5. to be kept close, be blockaded
6. watchman (participle)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1407
Parts of Speech: Verb

to watch
1) to guard, watch, watch over, keep
1a) (Qal)
1a1) to watch, guard, keep
1a2) to preserve, guard from dangers
1a3) to keep, observe, guard with fidelity
1a4) to guard, keep secret
1a5) to be kept close, be blockaded
1a6) watchman (participle)

View how H5341 נצר is used in the Bible

First 30 of 63 occurrences of H5341 נצר

Exodus 34:7 Keeping
Deuteronomy 32:10 him, he kept
Deuteronomy 33:9 and kept
2 Kings 17:9 of the watchmen
2 Kings 18:8 of the watchmen
Job 7:20 to thee, O thou preserver
Job 27:18 that the keeper
Psalms 12:7 thou shalt preserve
Psalms 25:10 to such as keep
Psalms 25:21 preserve
Psalms 31:23 preserveth
Psalms 32:7 thou shalt preserve
Psalms 34:13 Keep
Psalms 40:11 preserve
Psalms 61:7 which may preserve
Psalms 64:1 preserve
Psalms 78:7 but keep
Psalms 105:45 and keep
Psalms 119:2 are they that keep
Psalms 119:22 for I have kept
Psalms 119:33 and I shall keep
Psalms 119:34 and I shall keep
Psalms 119:56 This I had, because I kept
Psalms 119:69 against me: but I will keep
Psalms 119:100 because I keep
Psalms 119:115 for I will keep
Psalms 119:129 keep
Psalms 119:145 I will keep
Psalms 140:1 preserve
Psalms 140:4 preserve

Distinct usage

9 Keep
7 preserve
3 He that keepeth
2 of the watchmen
2 thou shalt preserve
2 and I shall keep
1 and kept
1 to thee, O thou preserver
1 that the keeper
1 to such as keep
1 preserveth
1 but keep
1 and keep
1 are they that keep
1 for I have kept
1 This I had, because I kept
1 against me: but I will keep
1 because I keep
1 for I will keep
1 He keepeth
1 shall keep
1 her, and she shall keep
1 may keep
1 and subtil
1 keepeth
1 observe
1 He who keepeth
1 as a besieged
1 Thou wilt keep
1 do keep
1 it, I will keep
1 and will keep
1 even hidden things,
1 the preserved
1 thee: and I will preserve
1 and is besieged
1 it? and he that keepeth
1 which may preserve
1 that the watchmen
1 I will keep
1 that watchers
1 Keeping
1 in the monuments,
1 him, he kept

Corresponding Greek Words

natsar see G1781 st. en tello
natsar see G2045 ex eraunao
natsar see G482 st. anti lambano
natsar G1290 dia spora
natsar G1301 dia tereo
natsar G1314 dia phulasso
natsar G1567 ek zeteo
natsar G1765 en ischuo
natsar G1807 ex aireo
natsar G1987 epistamai
natsar G2212 zeteo
natsar G2853 kollao
natsar G3973 pauo
natsar G4023 peri echo
natsar G4111 plasso
natsar G4160 poieo
natsar G4506 rhuomai
natsar G4693 spelaion
natsar G5083 tereo
natsar G5438 phulake
natsar G5442 phulasso
natsar G5452 phuteuo

Related words

H5341 נצר

נציר o
From H5341; properly conservative; but used passively, delivered

KJV Usage: preserved.

H5342 נצר nêtser
From H5341 in the sense of greenness as a striking color; a shoot; figuratively, a descendant

KJV Usage: branch.

Reformed Dating