Word Summary
ashir: rich
Original Word: עָשִׁיר
Transliteration: ashir
Phonetic Spelling: (aw-sheer')
Part of Speech: Adjective; noun; Adjective masculine; noun masculine
Short Definition: rich
Meaning: rich
Strong's Concordance
rich man

From ashar; rich, whether literal or figurative (noble) -- rich (man).

see HEBREW ashar


H6223. ashir

עָשִׁיר23 adjective and

noun rich; — absolute ׳עExodus 30:15 19t.; plural absolute עֲשִׁירִיםEcclesiastes 10:6; construct עֲשִׁירֵיPsalm 45:13; suffix עֲשִׁירֶיהָMicah 6:12; —

adjective masculine 2 Samuel 12:1, 4 (opposed to רָאשׁ‎), Ruth 3:10 (opposed to רַּל‎); usually

noun masculine the rich, opposed to רַּל‎, Proverbs 10:15 3t.; opposed to רָשׁ2 Samuel 12:2; Proverbs 14:20 4t.; opposed to אֶבְיוֺןPsalm 49:3; alone Jeremiah 9:22; Micah 6:12 5t., + עָם עֲשִׁירֵיPsalm 45:13; ׳עIsaiah 53:9 is probably corrupt, compare "" רְשָׁעִים‎; Bö Ry Di-Kit רַע עשֵֹׁי‎; Krochm Gr CheHpt conjecture רְשָׁעִים‎ for ׳ע‎ and מּשְׁעִים‎ for ׳ר‎.