Lest I be full, and deny thee
, and say, Who is
? or lest I be poor, and steal, and take the name of my God in vain
* Leſt I be full, and † deny thee, and ſay, Who is the Lord? or leſt I be poore, and ſteale, and take the name of my God in vaine.
אֱלֹהִים , masculine noun, ʾelohiym — God, god (value 86)
H430, אֱלֹהִים ʼĕlôhîym, el-o-heem'; plural of H433; gods in the ordinary sense; but specifically used (in the plural thus, especially with the article) of the supreme God; occasionally applied by way of deference to magistrates; and sometimes as a superlative:—angels, × exceeding, God (gods) (-dess, -ly), × (very) great, judges, × mighty.
(plural intensive - singular meaning)
works or special possessions of God
the (true) God
Used in 2245 Verses, 35 Books 2582  Occurrence Count
אָמַר , verb, ʾamar — to utter, say (value 241)
H559, אָמַר ʼâmar, aw-mar'; a primitive root; to say (used with great latitude):—answer, appoint, avouch, bid, boast self, call, certify, challenge, charge, (at the, give) command(-ment), commune, consider, declare, demand, × desire, determine, × expressly, × indeed, × intend, name, × plainly, promise, publish, report, require, say, speak (against, of), × still, × suppose, talk, tell, term, × that is, × think, use (speech), utter, × verily, × yet.
to say, speak, utter
(Qal) to say, to answer, to say in one's heart, to think, to command, to promise, to intend
(Niphal) to be told, to be said, to be called
(Hithpael) to boast, to act proudly
(Hiphil) to avow, to avouch
Used in 4337 Verses, 39 Books 5291  Occurrence Count
גָּנַב , verb, ganav — to steal (value 55)
H1589, גָּנַב gânab, gaw-nab'; a primitive root; to thieve (literally or figuratively); by implication, to deceive:—carry away, × indeed, secretly bring, steal (away), get by stealth.
to steal, steal away, carry away
(Qal) to steal
(Niphal) to be stolen
(Piel) to steal away
(Pual) to be stolen away, be brought by stealth
(Hithpael) to go by stealth, steal away
Used in 36 Verses, 14 Books 38  Occurrence Count
יְהֹוָה , proper noun with reference to deity, ʾadoonay — the proper name of the God of Israel (value 26)
H3068, יְהֹוָה Yehôvâh, yeh-ho-vaw'; from H1961; (the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jeho-vah, Jewish national name of God:—Jehovah, the Lord. Compare H3050, H3069.
Jehovah = "the existing One"
the proper name of the one true God
unpronounced except with the vowel pointings of H136
Used in 5519 Verses, 36 Books 6517  Occurrence Count
יָרַשׁ , verb, yarash — to take possession of, inherit, dispossess (value 510)
H3423, יָרַשׁ yârash, yaw-rash'; or יָרֵשׁ yârêsh; a primitive root; to occupy (by driving out previous tenants, and possessing in their place); by implication, to seize, to rob, to inherit; also to expel, to impoverish, to ruin:—cast out, consume, destroy, disinherit, dispossess, drive(-ing) out, enjoy, expel, × without fail, (give to, leave for) inherit(-ance, -or) magistrate, be (make) poor, come to poverty, (give to, make to) possess, get (have) in (take) possession, seize upon, succeed, × utterly.
to seize, dispossess, take possession off, inherit, disinherit, occupy, impoverish, be an heir
to take possession of
to impoverish, come to poverty, be poor
(Niphal) to be dispossessed, be impoverished, come to poverty
(Piel) to devour
to cause to possess or inherit
to cause others to possess or inherit
to destroy, bring to ruin, disinherit
Used in 204 Verses, 27 Books 229  Occurrence Count
כָּחַשׁ , verb, kahash — to disappoint, deceive, fail, grow lean (value 328)
H3584, כָּחַשׁ kâchash, kaw-khash'; a primitive root; to be untrue, in word (to lie, feign, disown) or deed (to disappoint, fail, cringe):—deceive, deny, dissemble, fail, deal falsely, be found liars, (be-) lie, lying, submit selves.
to deceive, lie, fail, grow lean, be disappointing, be untrue, be insufficient, be found liars, belie, deny, dissemble, deal falsely
(Qal) to become lean
(Niphal) to cringe, feign obedience
to deceive, deny falsely
to act deceptively
to disappoint, fail
(Hithpael) to cringe, feign obedience
Used in 22 Verses, 14 Books 22  Occurrence Count
מִי , interrogative pronoun, miy — who? (value 50)
H4310, מִי mîy, me; an interrogative pronoun of persons, as H4100 is of things, who? (occasionally, by a peculiar idiom, of things); also (indefinitely) whoever; often used in oblique construction with prefix or suffix:—any (man), × he, × him, O that! what, which, who(-m, -se, -soever), would to God.
who?, whose?, whom?, would that, whoever, whosoever
Used in 342 Verses, 35 Books 422  Occurrence Count
פֵּן , adverb, conjunction, peyn — lest (value 130)
H6435, פֵּן pên, pane; from H6437; properly, removal; used only (in the construction) adverb as conjunction, lest:—(lest) (peradventure), that...not.
lest, not, beware lest
Used in 125 Verses, 20 Books 133  Occurrence Count
שָׂבַע , verb, savaʿ — to be sated, satisfied or surfeited (value 372)
H7646, שָׂבַע sâbaʻ, saw-bah'; or שָׂבֵעַ sâbêaʻ; a primitive root; to sate, i.e. fill to satisfaction (literally or figuratively):—have enough, fill (full, self, with), be (to the) full (of), have plenty of, be satiate, satisfy (with), suffice, be weary of.
to be satisfied, be sated, be fulfilled, be surfeited
to be sated (with food)
to be sated, be satisfied with, be fulfilled, be filled, have one's fill of (have desire satisfied)
to have in excess, be surfeited, be surfeited with
to be weary of (fig)
(Piel) to satisfy
to sate, glut (with the undesired)
Used in 93 Verses, 20 Books 96  Occurrence Count
שֵׁם , masculine noun, sheym — a name (value 340)
H8034, שֵׁם shêm, shame; a primitive word [perhaps rather from H7760 through the idea of definite and conspicuous position; compare H8064]; an appellation, as a mark or memorial of individuality; by implication honor, authority, character:—+ base, (in-) fame(-ous), named(-d), renown, report.
reputation, fame, glory
the Name (as designation of God)
Used in 771 Verses, 35 Books 860  Occurrence Count
תָּפַשׂ , verb, tafas — to lay hold of, wield (value 780)
H8610, תָּפַשׂ tâphas, taw-fas'; a primitive root; to manipulate, i.e. seize; chiefly to capture, wield, specifically, to overlay; figuratively, to use unwarrantably:—catch, handle, (lay, take) hold (on, over), stop, × surely, surprise, take.
to catch, handle, lay hold, take hold of, seize, wield
to lay hold of, seize, arrest, catch
to grasp (in order to) wield, wield, use skilfully
(Niphal) to be seized, be arrested, be caught, be taken, captured
(Piel) to catch, grasp (with the hands)
Used in 60 Verses, 15 Books 64  Occurrence Count
|Proverbs 30:9Modern KJV—Authorized Version
|Lest I be full, and deny thee, and say, Who is the LORD? or lest I be poor, and steal, and take the name of my God in vain.
|Original Text (WLC)
|פֶּ֥ן אֶשְׂבַּ֨ע ׀ וְכִחַשְׁתִּי֮ וְאָמַ֗רְתִּי מִ֥י יְה֫וָ֥ה וּפֶֽן־אִוָּרֵ֥שׁ וְגָנַ֑בְתִּי וְ֝תָפַ֗שְׂתִּי שֵׁ֣ם אֱלֹהָֽי׃ פ
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|Data from Strong's Concordance
|Lest I be full,
|thee, and say,
|Who is the LORD?
|or lest I be poor,
|of my God in vain.
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