Word Summary
ashar: to go straight, go on, advance
Original Word: אָשַׁר
Transliteration: ashar
Phonetic Spelling: (aw-shar')
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to go straight, go on, advance
Meaning: to be straight, to go forward, be honest, proper
Strong's Concordance
call, be blessed, happy, go, guide, lead, relieve

Or rasher {aw-share'}; a primitive root; to be straight (used in the widest sense, especially to be level, right, happy); figuratively, to go forward, be honest, proper -- (call, be) bless(-ed, happy), go, guide, lead, relieve.


H833. ashar

[אָשַׁר‎] verb go straight, go on, advance (Assyrian ašâru ZimBP 11; Arabic, Aramaic in derivatives) —

Qal Imperative אִשְׁרוּProverbs 9:6 בִּינָה בְדֶרֶךְ אִשְׁרוּgo straight on in the way of understanding.

Pi`el Perfect אִשְּׁרוּMalachi 3:12; Genesis 30:13; Imperfect תְּאַשֵּׁרProverbs 4:14 4t.; Imperative אַשֵּׁר23:19; Participle plural מְאַשְּׁרִיםMalachi 3:15 2t.; —

1 intensive go straight on, advance Proverbs 4:14.

2 causative lead on Proverbs 23:19; Isaiah 3:12; 9:15.

3 set right, righten Isaiah 1:17.

4 pronounce happy, call blessed Genesis 30:13 (J) Job 29:11; Psalm 72:17; Proverbs 31:28; Song of Solomon 6:9; Malachi 3:12, 15.

Pu`al Imperfect יְאֻשַּׁרPsalm 41:3; Participle מְאֻשָּׁרProverbs 3:18; Isaiah 9:15.

1 be led on Isaiah 9:15.

2 be made happy, blessed Psalm 41:3; Proverbs 3:18.