Strong's Hebrew: 6238. עָשַׁר (ashar) -- to be or become rich
6238. ashar
Strong's Concordance
ashar: to be or become rich
Original Word: עָשַׁר
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: ashar
Phonetic Spelling: (aw-shar')
Short Definition: rich
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
to be or become rich
NASB Translation
become rich (4), becomes rich (1), enrich (2), enriched (1), gain (1), gain wealth (1), (1), makes rich (2), pretends to be rich (1), rich (3).

[עָשַׁר] verb be or become rich (Late Hebrew in derived species, and derivatives; Aramaic עֲתַר, ; compare Arabic abound with herbage, abundance, of herbage, goods, etc.); —

Qal Perfect1singular עָשַׁרְתִּי Hosea 12:9 I have become rich; Imperfect3masculine singular יֶעְשַׁר Job 15:29 he shall not be rich. — 1 Kings 22:49 read עָשָׂה

Hiph`il 1. make rich, with accusative of person: Perfect1singular הֶעֱשַׁרְתִּי Genesis 14:23; 2feminine singular הֶעֱשַׁרְתְּ Ezekiel 27:33 (of personified Tyre; + בְּרֹב הוֺנַיִח); Imperfect3masculine singular suffix יַעְשְׁרֶנּוּ (Ges§ 61g),+ accusative of congnate meaning with verb עשֶׁר; 2 masculine singular suffix רַבַּת תַּעְשְׁרֶנָּהּ Psalm 65:10 thou dost greatly enrich it (the land); object omitted 3 feminine singular תַּעֲשִׁיר Proverbs 10:22, so Participle מַעֲשִׁיר 1 Samuel 2:7 ׳י maketh rich (opposed to מוֺרִישׁ).

2 gain riches, absolute: Imperfect3masculine singular יַעֲשִׁר Psalm 49:17, יַעֲשִׁיר Proverbs 21:7; Daniel 11:2 (+ accusative of congnate meaning with verb עשֶׁר); 3 feminine singular תַּעֲשִׁיר Proverbs 10:4; 1singular וָאַעֲשִׁר Zechariah 11:5(Gi Kt; van d. H. Baer וַאעֲשִׁר); 3 masculine plural וַיַּעֲשִׁירוּ Jeremiah 5:27; Infinitive construct לְהַעֲשִׁיר Proverbs 23:4; Proverbs 28:20.

Hithpa`el Participle מִתְעַשֵּׁר Proverbs 13:7 one enriching himself.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
become rich, make rich, wax rich

A primitive root; properly, to accumulate; chiefly (specifically) to grow (causatively, make) rich -- be(-come, en-, make, make self, wax) rich, make (1 Kings 22:48 marg). See asar.

see HEBREW asar

Forms and Transliterations
הֶעֱשַׁ֖רְתְּ הֶעֱשַׁ֥רְתִּי העשרת העשרתי וַֽיַּעֲשִֽׁירוּ׃ וַאעְשִׁ֑ר וּמַעֲשִׁ֑יר ואעשר ויעשירו׃ ומעשיר יֶ֭עְשַׁר יַעְשְׁרֶ֥נּוּ יַעֲשִֽׁיר׃ יַעֲשִׁ֣ר יַעֲשִׁ֤יר יעשיר יעשיר׃ יעשר יעשרנו לְ֝הַעֲשִׁ֗יר לְֽהַעֲשִׁ֑יר להעשיר מִ֭תְעַשֵּׁר מתעשר עָשַׁ֔רְתִּי עשרתי תַּעְשְׁרֶ֗נָּה תַּעֲשִֽׁיר׃ תַעֲשִׁ֑יר תעשיר תעשיר׃ תעשרנה ‘ā·šar·tî ‘āšartî aSharti he‘ĕšart he‘ĕšartî he·‘ĕ·šar·tî he·‘ĕ·šart heeShart heeSharti lə·ha·‘ă·šîr ləha‘ăšîr lehaaShir miṯ‘aššêr miṯ·‘aš·šêr Mitashsher ta‘·šə·ren·nāh ta‘ăšîr ṯa‘ăšîr ta‘šərennāh ta·‘ă·šîr ṯa·‘ă·šîr taaShir tasheRennah ū·ma·‘ă·šîr ūma‘ăšîr umaaShir VaiyaaShiru vaShir wa‘·šir wa‘šir way·ya·‘ă·šî·rū wayya‘ăšîrū ya‘·šə·ren·nū ya‘ăšir ya‘ăšîr ya‘šərennū ya·‘ă·šir ya·‘ă·šîr yaaShir yasheRennu ye‘·šar ye‘šar Yeshar
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Strong's Hebrew 6238
17 Occurrences

‘ā·šar·tî — 1 Occ.
he·‘ĕ·šart — 1 Occ.
he·‘ĕ·šar·tî — 1 Occ.
lə·ha·‘ă·šîr — 2 Occ.
miṯ·‘aš·šêr — 1 Occ.
ta·‘ă·šîr — 2 Occ.
ta‘·šə·ren·nāh — 1 Occ.
ū·ma·‘ă·šîr — 1 Occ.
way·ya·‘ă·šî·rū — 1 Occ.
wa‘·šir — 1 Occ.
ya·‘ă·šir — 3 Occ.
ya‘·šə·ren·nū — 1 Occ.
ye‘·šar — 1 Occ.

Genesis 14:23
HEB: תֹאמַ֔ר אֲנִ֖י הֶעֱשַׁ֥רְתִּי אֶת־ אַבְרָֽם׃
NAS: that is yours, for fear you would say, 'I have made Abram
KJV: I have made Abram rich:
INT: say I have made Abram

1 Samuel 2:7
HEB: יְהוָ֖ה מוֹרִ֣ישׁ וּמַעֲשִׁ֑יר מַשְׁפִּ֖יל אַף־
NAS: makes poor and rich; He brings low,
KJV: maketh poor, and maketh rich: he bringeth low,
INT: the LORD makes and rich brings also

1 Samuel 17:25
HEB: אֲשֶׁר־ יַכֶּ֜נּוּ יַעְשְׁרֶ֥נּוּ הַמֶּ֣לֶךְ ׀ עֹ֣שֶׁר
NAS: And it will be that the king will enrich the man
KJV: him, the king will enrich him with great
INT: who kills will enrich the king riches

Job 15:29
HEB: לֹֽא־ יֶ֭עְשַׁר וְלֹא־ יָק֣וּם
NAS: He will not become rich, nor
KJV: He shall not be rich, neither shall his substance
INT: nor become nor endure

Psalm 49:16
HEB: תִּ֭ירָא כִּֽי־ יַעֲשִׁ֣ר אִ֑ישׁ כִּֽי־
NAS: a man becomes rich, When
KJV: when one is made rich, when the glory
INT: be afraid when becomes A man When

Psalm 65:9
HEB: וַתְּשֹׁ֪קְקֶ֡הָ רַבַּ֬ת תַּעְשְׁרֶ֗נָּה פֶּ֣לֶג אֱ֭לֹהִים
NAS: You greatly enrich it; The stream
KJV: it: thou greatly enrichest it with the river
INT: to overflow greatly enrich the stream of God

Proverbs 10:4
HEB: וְיַ֖ד חָרוּצִ֣ים תַּעֲשִֽׁיר׃
NAS: of the diligent makes rich.
KJV: of the diligent maketh rich.
INT: the hand of the diligent makes

Proverbs 10:22
HEB: יְ֭הוָה הִ֣יא תַעֲשִׁ֑יר וְלֹֽא־ יוֹסִ֖ף
NAS: of the LORD that makes rich, And He adds
KJV: of the LORD, it maketh rich, and he addeth
INT: of the LORD that makes no adds

Proverbs 13:7
HEB: יֵ֣שׁ מִ֭תְעַשֵּׁר וְאֵ֣ין כֹּ֑ל
NAS: There is one who pretends to be rich, but has nothing;
KJV: There is that maketh himself rich, yet [hath] nothing: [there is] that maketh himself poor,
INT: There pretends has yet

Proverbs 21:17
HEB: וָ֝שֶׁ֗מֶן לֹ֣א יַעֲשִֽׁיר׃
NAS: wine and oil will not become rich.
KJV: wine and oil shall not be rich.
INT: and oil will not become

Proverbs 23:4
HEB: אַל־ תִּיגַ֥ע לְֽהַעֲשִׁ֑יר מִֽבִּינָתְךָ֥ חֲדָֽל׃
NAS: Do not weary yourself to gain wealth, Cease
KJV: Labour not to be rich: cease
INT: not weary to gain your consideration Cease

Proverbs 28:20
HEB: בְּרָכ֑וֹת וְאָ֥ץ לְ֝הַעֲשִׁ֗יר לֹ֣א יִנָּקֶֽה׃
NAS: But he who makes haste to be rich will not go unpunished.
KJV: but he that maketh haste to be rich shall not be innocent.
INT: blessings makes to be rich will not go

Jeremiah 5:27
HEB: כֵּ֥ן גָּדְל֖וּ וַֽיַּעֲשִֽׁירוּ׃
NAS: they have become great and rich.
KJV: therefore they are become great, and waxen rich.
INT: So have become and rich

Ezekiel 27:33
HEB: הוֹנַ֙יִךְ֙ וּמַ֣עֲרָבַ֔יִךְ הֶעֱשַׁ֖רְתְּ מַלְכֵי־ אָֽרֶץ׃
NAS: and your merchandise You enriched the kings
KJV: people; thou didst enrich the kings
INT: of your wealth and your merchandise enriched the kings of earth

Daniel 11:2
HEB: לְפָרַ֗ס וְהָֽרְבִיעִי֙ יַעֲשִׁ֤יר עֹֽשֶׁר־ גָּדוֹל֙
NAS: Then a fourth will gain far more
KJV: shall be far richer than [they] all:
INT: Persia A fourth will gain riches far

Hosea 12:8
HEB: אֶפְרַ֔יִם אַ֣ךְ עָשַׁ֔רְתִּי מָצָ֥אתִי א֖וֹן
NAS: Surely I have become rich, I have found
KJV: said, Yet I am become rich, I have found me out
INT: and Ephraim Surely have become have found wealth

Zechariah 11:5
HEB: בָּר֥וּךְ יְהוָ֖ה וַאעְשִׁ֑ר וְרֹ֣עֵיהֶ֔ם לֹ֥א
NAS: be the LORD, for I have become rich!' And their own shepherds
KJV: [be] the LORD; for I am rich: and their own shepherds
INT: Blessed be the LORD have become shepherds no

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