3335. yatsar
Strong's Concordance
yatsar: to form, fashion
Original Word: יָצַר
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: yatsar
Phonetic Spelling: (yaw-tsar')
Definition: to form, fashion
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
to form, fashion
NASB Translation
Creator (1), devises (1), earthenware* (1), fashion (1), fashioned (1), fashioning (2), fashions (1), formed (20), forming (2), forms (2), made (1), Maker (2), maker (4), ordained (1), planned (4), potter (9), potter's (7), potters (1).

יָצַר verb form, fashion (Late Hebrew in participle יוֺצֵר potter, creator, and derivatives; Phoenician יצר potter; ᵑ7 יצר Syriac = יֵצֶר etc.; Arabic covenant, contract; Assyrian êƒêru, as Hebrew, DlHWB 309) —

Qal Perfect ׳י Isaiah 44:10; יָצָ֑ר Genesis 2:8; suffix יְצָרָהּ Isaiah 45:18; 2masculine יָצַרְתָּ Psalm 104:26 8t. Perfect; Imperfect3masculine וַיִּ֫יצֶר Genesis 2:7; וַיִּ֫צֶר Genesis 2:19; suffix יִצְּרֵהוּ Isaiah 44:12; 1singular suffix אֶצֳּו֯רְךָ Jeremiah 1:5; Participle יוֺצֵר Isaiah 41:25 20t.; יֹצֵר Isaiah 45:18 6t.; suffix יֹצְרִי Isaiah 49:5 11t. suffix; plural יוֺצְרִים Isaiah 30:14; 1 Chronicles 4:23; construct יֹצְרֵי Isaiah 44:9; —

1 of human activity:

a. of a potter who forms out of clay a vessel Isaiah 29:16; Isaiah 41:25; Jeremiah 18:4 (twice in verse); Jeremiah 18:6 (twice in verse); 1 Chronicles 4:23; Lamentations 4:2; Zechariah 11:13 (twice in verse) (these last two according to Thes SS et al. error for אוֺצָר); ׳כְּלִי (ה)י potter's vessel 2 Samuel 17:28; Psalm 2:9; Jeremiah 19:11; ׳חֹמֶר הי potter's clay Isaiah 29:16; ׳נֵבֶל י Isaiah 30:14; ׳בַּקְבֻּק י Jeremiah 19:1 ׳בית הי Jeremiah 18:2,3.

b. of a carver of wood, graven images Isaiah 44:9,10,12; Habakkuk 2:18 (twice in verse).

c. frame, devise in the mind עָמָל ׳י Psalm 94:20.

2 of divine activity:

a. (as a potter) forming Adam out of עפר from אדמה Genesis 2:7,8 (J), beasts and birds, also from אדמה Genesis 2:19 (J); Israel as a people Isaiah 27:11; Isaiah 43:1,21; Isaiah 44:21; Isaiah 45:9 (twice in verse); Isaiah 45:11; Isaiah 64:7, even from the womb Isaiah 44:2,24; the servant of Yahweh from the womb Isaiah 49:5; of the formation of the individual man Isaiah 43:7; Jeremiah in the womb Jeremiah 1:5; the eye of man Psalm 94:9; the locust Amos 7:1; Leviathan Psalm 104:26; the dry land Psalm 95:5; the earth Isaiah 45:18 (twice in verse); the mountains Amos 4:13; הַכֹּל Jeremiah 10:16 = Jeremiah 51:19. Figurative perhaps lost sight of in some of the above, and quite certainly in the forming of light Isaiah 45:7, of summer and winter Psalm 74:17, the רוּחַ of man Zechariah 12:1, and the לב of men Psalm 33:15.

b. figurative for frame, pre-ordain, plan (in divine purpose), of a situation מֵרָחוֺק Isaiah 22:11; of an occurrence מִימֵי קֶדֶם Isaiah 37:26 = 2 Kings 19:25; יָצַרְתִּי אַף אֶעֱשֶׂנָּה I have planned, I will also do it 2Ki 46:11; רעה על ׳י Jeremiah 18:11; לַהֲכִינָהּ ׳י devised it to establish it Jeremiah 33:2.

Niph`al Perfect לְפָנַי לֹאנֿוֺצַר אֵל Isaiah 43:10 before me a god was not formed (created).

Pu`al Perfect יָמִים יצָֻּ֑רוּ days (that) were pre-ordained (in the divine purpose) Psalm 139:16 (compare Qal, 2 b).

Hoph`al Imperfect כָּלכְּֿלִי יוּצַר עָלַיִךְ לֹא יִצְלָ֑ח Isaiah 54:17 any weapon that is formed against thee will not prosper.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
earthen, fashion, form, frame, maker, potter, purpose

Probably identical with yatsar (through the squeezing into shape); ((compare yatsa')); to mould into a form; especially as a potter; figuratively, to determine (i.e. Form a resolution) -- X earthen, fashion, form, frame, make(-r), potter, purpose.

see HEBREW yatsar

see HEBREW yatsa'

Forms and Transliterations
אֶצָּרְךָ֤ אצרך הֲכַיּוֹצֵ֨ר הַיֹּצֵ֖ר הַיֹּצֵ֣ר הַיּ֣וֹצְרִ֔ים הַיּוֹצֵ֑ר הַיּוֹצֵ֔ר הַיּוֹצֵ֖ר הַיּוֹצֵֽר׃ היוצר היוצר׃ היוצרים היצר הכיוצר וְיֹצְר֑וֹ וְיֹצְר֖וֹ וְיֹצְרָ֥הּ וְיֹצֵ֥ר וְיֹצֶרְךָ֖ וְיֹצֶרְךָ֥ וִֽיצַרְתִּ֑יהָ וִיצַרְתִּ֑יהָ וַיִּיצֶר֩ וַיִּצֶר֩ וַיָּ֤צַר וייצר ויצר ויצרה ויצרו ויצרך ויצרתיה יְצַרְתִּ֖יו יְצַרְתִּ֤יךָ יְצַרְתָּם׃ יְצָרָ֑הּ יִצְּרֵ֑הוּ יִצְרוֹ֙ יָצַ֖רְתִּי יָצַ֣רְתִּי יָצַ֥ר יָצַ֥רְתָּ יָצָֽר׃ יָצָֽרוּ׃ יֹ֣צְר֔וֹ יֹ֥צֵֽר יֹֽצְרֵי־ יֹצְרִ֤י יֹצְרֵ֔נוּ יֹצֵ֖ר יֹצֵ֤ר יֹצֵ֨ר יֻצָּ֑רוּ יוֹצְרִ֛ים יוֹצֵ֔ר יוֹצֵ֖ר יוֹצֵ֣ר יוֹצֵ֤ר יוֹצֵ֥ר יוֹצֵ֨ר יוֹצֵֽר׃ יוּצַ֤ר יוצר יוצר׃ יוצרים יצר יצר׃ יצרה יצרהו יצרו יצרו׃ יצרי יצרי־ יצרנו יצרת יצרתי יצרתיו יצרתיך יצרתם לְיֹֽצְרוֹ֙ לְיוֹצְר֖וֹ ליוצרו ליצרו נ֣וֹצַר נוצר ’eṣ·ṣā·rə·ḵā ’eṣṣārəḵā etztzareCha hă·ḵay·yō·w·ṣêr hachaiyoTzer haiyoTzer haiYotzRim hăḵayyōwṣêr hay·yō·ṣêr hay·yō·w·ṣêr hay·yō·wṣ·rîm hayyōṣêr hayyōwṣêr hayyōwṣrîm lə·yō·ṣə·rōw lə·yō·wṣ·rōw ləyōṣərōw leyotzeRo leyotzRo ləyōwṣrōw nō·w·ṣar Notzar nōwṣar vaiYatzar vaiyiTzer veyoTzer veyotzeRah veyotzerCha veyotzeRo vitzarTiha way·yā·ṣar way·yi·ṣer way·yî·ṣer wayyāṣar wayyiṣer wayyîṣer wə·yō·ṣə·rāh wə·yō·ṣə·rōw wə·yō·ṣêr wə·yō·ṣer·ḵā wəyōṣêr wəyōṣərāh wəyōṣerḵā wəyōṣərōw wî·ṣar·tî·hā wîṣartîhā yā·ṣā·rū yā·ṣar yā·ṣār yā·ṣar·tā yā·ṣar·tî yāṣar yāṣār yāṣartā yāṣartî yāṣārū yaTzar yaTzarta yaTzarti yaTzaru yə·ṣā·rāh yə·ṣar·tām yə·ṣar·tî·ḵā yə·ṣar·tîw yəṣārāh yəṣartām yəṣartîḵā yəṣartîw yetzaRah yetzartam yetzarTicha yetzarTiv yiṣ·rōw yiṣ·ṣə·rê·hū yiṣrōw yiṣṣərêhū yitzRo yitztzeRehu yō·ṣə·rê- yō·ṣə·rê·nū yō·ṣə·rî yō·ṣə·rōw yō·ṣêr yō·w·ṣêr yō·wṣ·rîm yōṣêr yōṣərê- yōṣərênū yōṣərî yōṣərōw yoTzer yotzerei yotzeRenu yotzeRi yotzeRo yotzRim yōwṣêr yōwṣrîm yū·ṣar yuṣ·ṣā·rū yūṣar yuṣṣārū yuTzar yutzTzaru
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Englishman's Concordance
Genesis 2:7
HEB: וַיִּיצֶר֩ יְהוָ֨ה אֱלֹהִ֜ים
NAS: Then the LORD God formed man of dust
KJV: God formed man
INT: formed the LORD God

Genesis 2:8
HEB: הָֽאָדָ֖ם אֲשֶׁ֥ר יָצָֽר׃
NAS: the man whom He had formed.
KJV: the man whom he had formed.
INT: the man whom had formed

Genesis 2:19
HEB: וַיִּצֶר֩ יְהוָ֨ה אֱלֹהִ֜ים
NAS: the LORD God formed every beast
KJV: God formed every beast
INT: formed the LORD God

Exodus 32:4
HEB: וַיִּקַּ֣ח מִיָּדָ֗ם וַיָּ֤צַר אֹתוֹ֙ בַּחֶ֔רֶט
INT: took their hand earthen A graving and made

2 Samuel 17:28
HEB: וְסַפּוֹת֙ וּכְלִ֣י יוֹצֵ֔ר וְחִטִּ֥ים וּשְׂעֹרִ֖ים
KJV: and basons, and earthen vessels,
INT: basins pottery and earthen wheat barley

2 Kings 19:25
HEB: לְמִ֥ימֵי קֶ֖דֶם וִֽיצַרְתִּ֑יהָ עַתָּ֣ה הֲבֵיאתִ֗יהָ
NAS: times I planned it. Now
KJV: times that I have formed it? now have I brought
INT: times ancient planned Now have brought

1 Chronicles 4:23
HEB: הֵ֚מָּה הַיּ֣וֹצְרִ֔ים וְיֹשְׁבֵ֥י נְטָעִ֖ים
NAS: These were the potters and the inhabitants
KJV: These [were] the potters, and those that dwelt
INT: These were the potters and the inhabitants of Netaim

Psalm 2:9
HEB: בַּרְזֶ֑ל כִּכְלִ֖י יוֹצֵ֣ר תְּנַפְּצֵֽם׃
KJV: thou shalt dash them in pieces like a potter's vessel.
INT: of iron vessel A potter's shall shatter

Psalm 33:15
HEB: הַיֹּצֵ֣ר יַ֣חַד לִבָּ֑ם
NAS: He who fashions the hearts
KJV: He fashioneth their hearts alike;
INT: fashions all the hearts

Psalm 74:17
HEB: וָ֝חֹ֗רֶף אַתָּ֥ה יְצַרְתָּם׃
NAS: of the earth; You have made summer
KJV: of the earth: thou hast made summer
INT: and winter You have made

Psalm 94:9
HEB: יִשְׁמָ֑ע אִֽם־ יֹ֥צֵֽר עַ֝֗יִן הֲלֹ֣א
NAS: does He not hear? He who formed the eye,
KJV: shall he not hear? he that formed the eye,
INT: hear that formed the eye not

Psalm 94:20
HEB: כִּסֵּ֣א הַוּ֑וֹת יֹצֵ֖ר עָמָ֣ל עֲלֵי־
NAS: be allied with You, One which devises mischief
KJV: have fellowship with thee, which frameth mischief
INT: A throne of destruction devises mischief and

Psalm 95:5
HEB: וְ֝יַבֶּ֗שֶׁת יָדָ֥יו יָצָֽרוּ׃
NAS: it, And His hands formed the dry land.
KJV: it: and his hands formed the dry
INT: the dry and his hands formed

Psalm 104:26
HEB: לִ֝וְיָתָ֗ן זֶֽה־ יָצַ֥רְתָּ לְשַֽׂחֶק־ בּֽוֹ׃
KJV: [there is] that leviathan, [whom] thou hast made to play
INT: along Leviathan which made to sport

Psalm 139:16
HEB: יִכָּ֫תֵ֥בוּ יָמִ֥ים יֻצָּ֑רוּ [וְלֹא כ]
NAS: The days that were ordained [for me], When as yet there was not one
KJV: [which] in continuance were fashioned, when [as yet there was] none
INT: written the days were ordained not one

Isaiah 22:11
HEB: אֶל־ עֹשֶׂ֔יהָ וְיֹצְרָ֥הּ מֵֽרָח֖וֹק לֹ֥א
NAS: did you take into consideration Him who planned it long ago.
KJV: thereof, neither had respect unto him that fashioned it long ago.
INT: on made planned long Nor

Isaiah 27:11
HEB: יְרַחֲמֶ֣נּוּ עֹשֵׂ֔הוּ וְיֹצְר֖וֹ לֹ֥א יְחֻנֶּֽנּוּ׃
NAS: will not have compassion on them. And their Creator will not be gracious
KJV: them will not have mercy on them, and he that formed them will shew them no favour.
INT: have their Maker and their Creator not will not be gracious

Isaiah 29:16
HEB: אִם־ כְּחֹ֥מֶר הַיֹּצֵ֖ר יֵֽחָשֵׁ֑ב כִּֽי־
NAS: You turn [things] around! Shall the potter be considered
KJV: shall be esteemed as the potter's clay:
INT: lo the clay shall the potter be considered would

Isaiah 29:16
HEB: וְיֵ֛צֶר אָמַ֥ר לְיוֹצְר֖וֹ לֹ֥א הֵבִֽין׃
NAS: me; Or what is formed say
KJV: say of him that framed it, He had no understanding?
INT: what say is formed has no understanding

Isaiah 30:14
HEB: כְּשֵׁ֨בֶר נֵ֧בֶל יוֹצְרִ֛ים כָּת֖וּת לֹ֣א
NAS: is like the smashing of a potter's jar,
KJV: it as the breaking of the potters' vessel
INT: the smashing jar of a potter's shattered shall not

Isaiah 37:26
HEB: מִ֥ימֵי קֶ֖דֶם וִיצַרְתִּ֑יהָ עַתָּ֣ה הֲבֵאתִ֔יהָ
NAS: times I planned it. Now
KJV: times, that I have formed it? now have I brought
INT: times ancient planned Now have brought

Isaiah 41:25
HEB: חֹ֔מֶר וּכְמ֥וֹ יוֹצֵ֖ר יִרְמָס־ טִֽיט׃
NAS: as [upon] mortar, Even as the potter treads
KJV: as [upon] morter, and as the potter treadeth
INT: as mortar Even as the potter treads clay

Isaiah 43:1
HEB: בֹּרַאֲךָ֣ יַעֲקֹ֔ב וְיֹצֶרְךָ֖ יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל אַל־
NAS: O Jacob, And He who formed you, O Israel,
KJV: thee, O Jacob, and he that formed thee, O Israel,
INT: your Creator Jacob formed Israel not

Isaiah 43:7
HEB: וְלִכְבוֹדִ֖י בְּרָאתִ֑יו יְצַרְתִּ֖יו אַף־ עֲשִׂיתִֽיו׃
NAS: for My glory, Whom I have formed, even
KJV: him for my glory, I have formed him; yea, I have made
INT: my glory have created have formed even have made

Isaiah 43:10
HEB: לְפָנַי֙ לֹא־ נ֣וֹצַר אֵ֔ל וְאַחֲרַ֖י
NAS: God formed, And there will be none
KJV: me there was no God formed, neither shall there be after
INT: Before no formed God after

63 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 3335
63 Occurrences

’eṣ·ṣā·rə·ḵā — 1 Occ.
hă·ḵay·yō·w·ṣêr — 1 Occ.
hay·yō·ṣêr — 10 Occ.
hay·yō·wṣ·rîm — 1 Occ.
lə·yō·ṣə·rōw — 1 Occ.
lə·yō·wṣ·rōw — 1 Occ.
nō·w·ṣar — 1 Occ.
way·yā·ṣar — 1 Occ.
way·yî·ṣer — 2 Occ.
wə·yō·ṣêr — 1 Occ.
wə·yō·ṣə·rāh — 1 Occ.
wə·yō·ṣer·ḵā — 3 Occ.
wə·yō·ṣə·rōw — 2 Occ.
wî·ṣar·tî·hā — 2 Occ.
yā·ṣār — 2 Occ.
yā·ṣar·tā — 1 Occ.
yā·ṣar·tî — 2 Occ.
yā·ṣā·rū — 1 Occ.
yə·ṣā·rāh — 1 Occ.
yə·ṣar·tām — 1 Occ.
yə·ṣar·tî·ḵā — 1 Occ.
yə·ṣar·tîw — 1 Occ.
yiṣ·rōw — 1 Occ.
yiṣ·ṣə·rê·hū — 1 Occ.
yō·w·ṣêr — 16 Occ.
yō·ṣə·rê- — 1 Occ.
yō·ṣə·rê·nū — 1 Occ.
yō·ṣə·rî — 1 Occ.
yō·ṣə·rōw — 1 Occ.
yō·wṣ·rîm — 1 Occ.
yū·ṣar — 1 Occ.
yuṣ·ṣā·rū — 1 Occ.

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