3148. yother
Strong's Concordance
yother: superiority, advantage, excess
Original Word: יוֹתֵר
Part of Speech: noun masculine
Transliteration: yother
Phonetic Spelling: (yo-thare')
Definition: superiority, advantage, excess
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
active participle of yathar
superiority, advantage, excess
NASB Translation
addition (1), advantage (3), beyond (1), extremely (1), more (1), overly (1).

יוֺתֵר, יֹתֵר noun masculine superiority, advantage, excess (late) (properly

Qal participle of יתר) — absolute יוֺתֵר Ecclesiastes 7:16 2t.; יֹתֵר Ecclesiastes 2:15 4t.; — superiority, advantage מַהיּֿוֺתֵר לֶחָכָם מִןהַֿכְּסִיל Ecclesiastes 6:8 what advantage hath the wise over the fool? probably also יֹתֵר מֵהֵמָּה Ecclesiastes 12:12 (as to) what is more than these (see VB); absolute מַהיֹּֿתֵר לָאָדָם Ecclesiastes 6:11; יֹתֵר לְרֹאֵי הַשָּׁ֑מֶשׁ Ecclesiastes 7:11; elsewhere adverb to excess, overmuch Ecclesiastes 2:15; Ecclesiastes 7:16; followed by מִן (as often in Late Hebrew), יוֺתֵר מִמֶּנִּי Esther 6:6 more than me; ׳יֹתֵר שֶׁ = besides that Ecclesiastes 12:9.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
better, moreover, over, profit

Active participle of yathar; properly, redundant; hence, over and above, as adjective, noun, adverb or conjunction (as follows) -- better, more(-over), over, profit.

see HEBREW yathar

Forms and Transliterations
וְיֹתֵ֕ר וְיֹתֵ֖ר וְיֹתֵ֥ר ויתר יֹּתֵ֖ר יּוֹתֵ֥ר יוֹתֵ֑ר יוֹתֵ֥ר יותר יתר veyoTer wə·yō·ṯêr wəyōṯêr yō·ṯêr yō·w·ṯêr yoTer yōṯêr yōwṯêr
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Englishman's Concordance
Esther 6:6
HEB: לַעֲשׂ֥וֹת יְקָ֖ר יוֹתֵ֥ר מִמֶּֽנִּי׃
NAS: desire to honor more than me?
KJV: to do honour more than to myself?
INT: is to be done to honor more than

Ecclesiastes 2:15
HEB: אֲנִ֖י אָ֣ז יוֹתֵ֑ר וְדִבַּ֣רְתִּי בְלִבִּ֔י
NAS: have I been extremely wise?
KJV: even to me; and why was I then more wise?
INT: I then extremely said to myself

Ecclesiastes 6:8
HEB: כִּ֛י מַה־ יּוֹתֵ֥ר לֶחָכָ֖ם מִֽן־
NAS: For what advantage does the wise man
KJV: For what hath the wise more than the fool?
INT: For what advantage the wise have over

Ecclesiastes 6:11
HEB: הָ֑בֶל מַה־ יֹּתֵ֖ר לָאָדָֽם׃
NAS: What [then] is the advantage to a man?
KJV: vanity, what [is] man the better?
INT: futility What is the advantage what man

Ecclesiastes 7:11
HEB: עִֽם־ נַחֲלָ֑ה וְיֹתֵ֖ר לְרֹאֵ֥י הַשָּֽׁמֶשׁ׃
NAS: is good And an advantage to those who see
KJV: with an inheritance: and [by it there is] profit to them that see
INT: along an inheritance and an advantage see the sun

Ecclesiastes 7:16
HEB: וְאַל־ תִּתְחַכַּ֖ם יוֹתֵ֑ר לָ֖מָּה תִּשּׁוֹמֵֽם׃
NAS: righteous and do not be overly wise.
KJV: over much; neither make thyself over wise:
INT: nay wise not be overly Why ruin

Ecclesiastes 12:9
HEB: וְיֹתֵ֕ר שֶׁהָיָ֥ה קֹהֶ֖לֶת
NAS: In addition to being a wise man,
KJV: And moreover, because the preacher
INT: addition to being the Preacher

Ecclesiastes 12:12
HEB: וְיֹתֵ֥ר מֵהֵ֖מָּה בְּנִ֣י
NAS: But beyond this, my son,
KJV: And further, by these, my son,
INT: beyond this my son

8 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 3148
8 Occurrences

wə·yō·ṯêr — 3 Occ.
yō·w·ṯêr — 5 Occ.

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