H6664 צדק - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H6663; the right (natural, moral or legal); also (abstractly) equity or (figuratively) prosperity

KJV Usage: X even, (X that which is altogether) just (-ice), ([un-]) right (-eous) (cause, -ly, -ness).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. justice, rightness, righteousness
a. what is right or just or normal, rightness, justness (of weights and measures)
b. righteousness (in government)
1. of judges, rulers, kings
2. of law
3. of Davidic king, Messiah
4. of Jerusalem as seat of just government
5. of God's attribute
c. righteousness, justice (in case or cause)
d. rightness (in speech)
e. righteousness (as ethically right)
f. righteousness (as vindicated), justification (in controversy), deliverance, victory, prosperity
1. of God as covenant-keeping in redemption
2. in name of Messianic king
3. of people enjoying salvation
4. of Cyrus
Origin: from H6663
TWOT: 1879a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H6664 צדק is used in the Bible

First 30 of 109 occurrences of H6664 צדק

Leviticus 19:15
Leviticus 19:36
Deuteronomy 1:16
Deuteronomy 16:18
Deuteronomy 16:20
Deuteronomy 25:15
Deuteronomy 33:19
Job 6:29
Job 8:3
Job 8:6
Job 29:14
Job 31:6
Job 35:2
Job 36:3
Psalms 4:1
Psalms 4:5
Psalms 7:8
Psalms 7:17
Psalms 9:4
Psalms 9:8
Psalms 15:2
Psalms 17:1
Psalms 17:15
Psalms 18:20
Psalms 18:24
Psalms 23:3
Psalms 35:24
Psalms 35:27
Psalms 35:28
Psalms 37:6

Corresponding Greek Words

tsedeq G1343 dikaiosune
tsedeq G1346 dikaios
tsedeq G1654 eleemosune
tsedeq G2920 krisis