H6869 צרה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

Feminine of H6862; tightness (that is, figuratively trouble); transitively a female rival

KJV Usage: adversary, adversity, affliction, anguish, distress, tribulation, trouble.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. straits, distress, trouble
2. vexer, rival wife
Origin: from H6862
TWOT: 1973c,1974b
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

View how H6869 צרה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 73 occurrences of H6869 צרה

Genesis 35:3 of my tightness,
Genesis 42:21 the tightness
Genesis 42:21 therefore is this tightness
Deuteronomy 31:17 and straits
Deuteronomy 31:21 and straits
Judges 10:14 of your tightness.
1 Samuel 1:6 And her rival
1 Samuel 10:19 and your straits;
1 Samuel 26:24 me out of all tightness.
2 Samuel 4:9 out of all tightness,
1 Kings 1:29 out of all tightness,
2 Kings 19:3 of tightness,
2 Chronicles 15:6 tightness.
2 Chronicles 20:9 to thee in our tightness,
Nehemiah 9:27 of their tightness,
Nehemiah 9:37 tightness.
Job 5:19 straits:
Job 27:9 when tightness
Psalms 9:9 of tightness.
Psalms 10:1 of tightness?
Psalms 20:1 of tightness;
Psalms 22:11 from me; for tightness
Psalms 25:17 The straits
Psalms 25:22 out of all his straits.
Psalms 31:7 in straits;
Psalms 34:6 him out of all his straits.
Psalms 34:17 them out of all their straits.
Psalms 37:39 of tightness.
Psalms 46:1 in tightness.
Psalms 50:15 of tightness:

Distinct usage

8 of tightness,
7 of tightness.
4 tightness
3 of tightness
2 and straits
2 when tightness
2 of tightness;
2 of tightness:
2 of my tightness
2 tightness.
2 out of all tightness,
1 straits:
1 The straits
1 him out of all his straits.
1 them out of all their straits.
1 straits,
1 from straits.
1 straits
1 of tightness?
1 from me; for tightness
1 in tightness.
1 me out of all tightness:
1 and tightness,
1 in tightness,
1 him: I will be with him in tightness;
1 him my tightness.
1 out of tightness.
1 and behold tightness
1 him out of his tightness.
1 tightness;
1 to thee in our tightness,
1 In all their tightness
1 by reason of my tightness
1 with tightness,
1 on her: tightness
1 for tightness.
1 of my tightness,
1 the tightness
1 therefore is this tightness
1 In my tightness
1 of your tightness.
1 and your straits;
1 me out of all tightness.
1 And her rival
1 and the tightness
1 in straits;
1 of their tightness,
1 out of all his straits.

Corresponding Greek Words

tsarah G640 aporia
tsarah G2347 thlipsis
tsarah G4726 stenagmos

Related words


H6862 צר צר tsar tsâr

צר צר
tsar tsâr
tsar, tsawr
From H6887; narrow; (as a noun) a tight place (usually figuratively, that is, trouble); also a pebble (as in H6864); (transitively) an opponent (as crowding)

KJV Usage: adversary, afflicted (-tion), anguish, close, distress, enemy, flint, foe, narrow, small, sorrow, strait, tribulation, trouble.