H6666 צדקה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

tse dâqâh
From H6663; rightness (abstractly), subjectively (rectitude), objectively (justice), morally (virtue) or figuratively (prosperity)

KJV Usage: justice, moderately, right (-eous) (act, -ly, -ness).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. justice, righteousness
a. righteousness (in government)
1. of judge, ruler, king
2. of law
3. of Davidic king Messiah
b. righteousness (of God's attribute)
c. righteousness (in a case or cause)
d. righteousness, truthfulness
e. righteousness (as ethically right)
f. righteousness (as vindicated), justification, salvation
1. of God
2. prosperity (of people)
g. righteous acts
Origin: from H6663
TWOT: 1879b
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

1) justice, righteousness
1a) righteousness (in government)
1a1) of judge, ruler, king
1a2) of law
1a3) of Davidic king Messiah
1b) righteousness (of God's attribute)
1c) righteousness (in a case or cause)
1d) righteousness, truthfulness
1e) righteousness (as ethically right)
1f) righteousness (as vindicated), justification, salvation
1f1) of God
1f2) prosperity (of people)
1g) righteous acts

View how H6666 צדקה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 157 occurrences of H6666 צדקה

Genesis 15:6 it to him for righteousness.
Genesis 18:19 and justice;
Genesis 30:33 So shall my righteousness
Deuteronomy 6:25 And it shall be our righteousness,
Deuteronomy 9:4 For my righteousness
Deuteronomy 9:5 Not for thy righteousness,
Deuteronomy 9:6 it for thy righteousness;
Deuteronomy 24:13 thee: and it shall be righteousness
Deuteronomy 33:21 the justice
Judges 5:11 the righteous acts
Judges 5:11 even the righteous acts
1 Samuel 12:7 of all the righteous acts
1 Samuel 26:23 his righteousness
2 Samuel 8:15 and justice
2 Samuel 19:28 What right
2 Samuel 22:21 me according to my righteousness:
2 Samuel 22:25 me according to my righteousness;
1 Kings 3:6 and in righteousness,
1 Kings 8:32 him according to his righteousness.
1 Kings 10:9 and justice.
1 Chronicles 18:14 and justice
2 Chronicles 6:23 him according to his righteousness.
2 Chronicles 9:8 and justice.
Nehemiah 2:20 nor right,
Job 27:6 My righteousness
Job 33:26 his righteousness.
Job 35:8 as thou art; and thy righteousness
Job 37:23 of justice:
Psalms 5:8 in thy righteousness
Psalms 11:7 righteousness;

Distinct usage

9 righteousness
6 and righteousness
6 of righteousness
6 the righteousness
5 thy righteousness
5 and right,
4 and justice
4 his righteousness
3 and thy righteousness
3 and his righteousness
3 from his righteousness,
2 him according to his righteousness.
2 his righteousness.
2 by righteousness.
2 me in thy righteousness.
2 of righteousness,
2 in righteousness.
2 with righteousness.
2 and righteousness.
2 and my righteousness
2 and justice,
2 and right;
2 and justice.
2 and righteousness,
2 of thy righteousness.
2 righteousness,
1 it to him for righteousness.
1 So shall my righteousness
1 it for thy righteousness;
1 the justice
1 the righteous acts
1 even the righteous acts
1 me according to my righteousness:
1 me according to my righteousness;
1 nor right,
1 My righteousness
1 as thou art; and thy righteousness
1 of justice:
1 and in thy righteousness
1 to him for righteousness
1 me, and in thy righteousness.
1 nothing: but righteousness
1 but righteousness
1 As righteousness
1 after righteousness.
1 of righteousness.
1 justice
1 and let righteousness
1 in righteousness,
1 my righteousness;
1 nor in righteousness.
1 justice:
1 thy righteousness,
1 righteousness.
1 our righteousness:
1 to yourselves in righteousness,
1 and in righteousness.
1 but my righteousness
1 for righteousness,
1 thee; and thy righteousness

Corresponding Greek Words

tsedaqah G1345 dikaioma
tsedaqah G1654 eleemosune
tsedaqah G1656 eleos
tsedaqah G2167 euphrosune
tsedaqah G2917 krima

Related words


H6665 צדקה tsidqâh
(Chaldee); corresponding to H6666; beneficence

KJV Usage: righteousness.

H6663 צדק tsâdaq

A primitive root; to be (causatively make) right (in a moral or forensic sense)

KJV Usage: cleanse, clear self, (be, do) just (-ice, -ify, -ify self), (be, turn to) righteous (-ness).

H3087 יהוצדק ye hôtsâdâq
ye hôtsâdâq
From H3068 and H6663; Jehovah-righted; Jehotsadak, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Jehozadek, Josedech.

Compare H3136.

H6659 צדוק tsâdôq
From H6663; just; Tsadok, the name of eight or nine Israelites

KJV Usage: Zadok.

H6662 צדּיק tsaddı̂yq
From H6663; just

KJV Usage: just, lawful, righteous (man).

H6664 צדק tsedeq
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).