H2898 טוּב - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H2895; good (as a noun), in the widest sense, especially goodness (superlatively concrete, the best), beauty, gladness, welfare

KJV Usage: fair, gladness, good (-ness, thing, -s), joy, go well with.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. goods, good things, goodness
a. good things
b. goods, property
c. fairness, beauty, joy, prosperity, goodness (abstract)
d. goodness (of taste, discernment)
e. goodness (of God) (abstract)
Origin: from H2895
TWOT: 793b
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) goods, good things, goodness
1a) good things
1b) goods, property
1c) fairness, beauty, joy, prosperity, goodness (abstract)
1d) goodness (of taste, discernment)
1e) goodness (of God) (abstract)

View how H2898 טוּב is used in the Bible

First 30 of 32 occurrences of H2898 טוּב

Genesis 24:10 for all the goods
Genesis 45:18 you the good
Genesis 45:20 for the good
Genesis 45:23 with the good things
Exodus 33:19 I will make all my goodness
Deuteronomy 6:11 of all good
Deuteronomy 28:47 and with gladness
2 Kings 8:9 even of every good thing
Ezra 9:12 the good
Nehemiah 9:25 of all goods,
Nehemiah 9:25 goodness.
Nehemiah 9:35 goodness
Nehemiah 9:36 of it and the good
Job 20:21 for his goods.
Job 21:16 Lo, their good
Psalms 25:7 thou me for thy goodness'
Psalms 27:13 the goodness
Psalms 31:19 is thy goodness,
Psalms 65:4 with the goodness
Psalms 119:66 me good
Psalms 128:5 the good
Psalms 145:7 goodness,
Proverbs 11:10 prosper,
Isaiah 1:19 the good
Isaiah 63:7 goodness
Isaiah 65:14 for joy
Jeremiah 2:7 of it and the goodness
Jeremiah 31:12 to the goodness
Jeremiah 31:14 with my goodness,
Hosea 3:5 and his goodness

Distinct usage

3 the good
2 goodness
1 for all the goods
1 you the good
1 for the good
1 with the good things
1 of all good
1 and with gladness
1 of it and the good
1 for his goods.
1 Lo, their good
1 is thy goodness,
1 me good
1 prosper,
1 upon her fair
1 with my goodness,
1 of all goods,
1 goodness.
1 For how great is his goodness,
1 thou me for thy goodness'
1 the goodness
1 and his goodness
1 I will make all my goodness
1 even of every good thing
1 for joy
1 goodness,
1 of it and the goodness
1 to the goodness
1 with the goodness

Corresponding Greek Words

tuv G19 agathosune
tuv G1391 doxa
tuv G5544 chrestotes

Related words


H36 אביטוּב 'ăbı̂yṭûb
From H1 and H2898; father of goodness (that is, good); Abitub, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Abitub.

H285 אחיטוּב 'ăchı̂yṭûb
From H251 and H2898; brother of goodness; Achitub, the name of several priests

KJV Usage: Ahitub.

H2895 טוב ṭôb

A primitive root, to be (transitively do or make) good (or well) in the widest sense

KJV Usage: be (do) better, cheer, be (do, seem) good, (make), goodly, X please, (be, do, go, play) well.

H2870 טבאל ṭâb'êl
From H2895 and H410; pleasing (to) God; Tabeel, the name of a Syrian and of a Persian

KJV Usage: Tabeal, Tabeel.

H2886 טברמּון ṭabrimmôn
From H2895 and H7417; pleasing (to) Rimmon; Tabrimmon, a Syrian

KJV Usage: Tabrimmon.

H2896 טוב ṭôb
From H2895; good (as an adjective) in the widest sense; used likewise as a noun, both in the masculine and the feminine, the singular and the plural (good, a good or good thing, a good man or woman; the good, goods or good things, good men or women), also as an adverb (well)

KJV Usage: beautiful, best, better, bountiful, cheerful, at ease, X fair (word), (be in) favour, fine, glad, good (deed, -lier, liest, -ly, -ness, -s), graciously, joyful, kindly, kindness, liketh (best), loving, merry, X most, pleasant, + pleaseth, pleasure, precious, prosperity, ready, sweet, wealth, welfare, (be) well ([-favoured]).