Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #7423: rmiyah (pronounced rem-ee-yaw')

from 7411; remissness, treachery:--deceit(- ful, -fully), false, guile, idle, slack, slothful.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew Lexicon:



1) laxness, slackness, slackening, deceit, treachery

Part of Speech: noun feminine

Relation: from H7411


This word is used 15 times:

Job 13:7: "wickedly for God? and talk deceitfully"
Job 27:4: "nor my tongue utter deceit."
Psalms 32:2: "iniquity, and in whose spirit there is no guile."
Psalms 52:2: "like a sharp razor, working deceitfully."
Psalms 78:57: "and dealt unfaithfully like their fathers: they were turned aside like a deceitful bow."
Psalms 101:7: "He that worketh deceit shall not dwell within my house: he that telleth lies"
Psalms 120:2: "O LORD, from lying lips, and from a deceitful tongue."
Psalms 120:3: "shall be given unto thee? or what shall be done unto thee, thou false tongue?"
Proverbs 10:4: "He becometh poor that dealeth with a slack hand: but the hand of the diligent maketh rich."
Proverbs 12:24: "The hand of the diligent shall bear rule: but the slothful shall be under tribute."
Proverbs 12:27: " The slothful man roasteth not that which he took in hunting: but the substance of a diligent man is precious."
Proverbs 19:15: "Slothfulness casteth into a deep sleep; and an idle soul shall suffer hunger."
Jeremiah 48:10: "be he that doeth the work of the LORD deceitfully, and cursed be he that keepeth back his sword from blood."
Hosea 7:16: "but not to the most High: they are like a deceitful bow: their princes shall fall by the sword"
Micah 6:12: "thereof have spoken lies, and their tongue is deceitful in their mouth."

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