H3499 יתר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

Properly an overhanging, that is, (by implication) an excess, superiority, remainder; also a small rope (as hanging free)

KJV Usage: + abundant, cord, exceeding, excellency (-ent), what they leave, that hath left, plentifully, remnant, residue, rest, string, with.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. remainder, excess, rest, remnant, excellence
a. remainder, remnant
b. remainder, rest, other part
c. excess
d. abundantly (adv)
e. abundance, affluence
f. superiority, excellency
Origin: from H3498
TWOT: 936a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H3499 יתר is used in the Bible

First 30 of 101 occurrences of H3499 יתר

Genesis 49:3 the excellency
Genesis 49:3 and the excellency
Exodus 10:5 the rest
Exodus 23:11 and what they leave
Leviticus 14:17 And of the rest
Numbers 31:32 being the rest
Deuteronomy 3:11 of the remnant
Deuteronomy 3:13 And the rest
Deuteronomy 28:54 and toward the remnant
Joshua 12:4 who was of the remnant
Joshua 13:12 of the remnant
Joshua 13:27 the rest
Joshua 23:12 the remnant
Judges 7:6 but all the rest
Judges 16:7 cords
Judges 16:8 cords
Judges 16:9 the cords,
1 Samuel 13:2 and the rest
2 Samuel 10:10 And the rest
2 Samuel 12:28 the rest
2 Samuel 21:2 but of the remnant
1 Kings 11:41 And the rest
1 Kings 12:23 and to the remnant
1 Kings 14:19 And the rest
1 Kings 14:29 Now the rest
1 Kings 15:7 Now the rest
1 Kings 15:23 The rest
1 Kings 15:31 Now the rest
1 Kings 16:5 Now the rest
1 Kings 16:14 Now the rest

Distinct usage

30 Now the rest
22 And the rest
7 the rest
3 hath left
2 of the remnant
2 cords
2 And the remnant
2 and to the rest
2 the remnant
1 the excellency
1 and the excellency
1 and what they leave
1 being the rest
1 who was of the remnant
1 but all the rest
1 and to the remnant
1 with the remnant
1 nor to the rest
1 Doth not their excellency
1 and plentifully
1 Excellent
1 of the rest
1 more
1 and concerning the rest
1 to the rest
1 to him, with the rest
1 As for the rest
1 which became exceeding
1 all the remnant
1 the cords,
1 and toward the remnant
1 but of the remnant
1 then the remnant
1 my cord,
1 And of the rest
1 rest
1 but the remnant
1 upon the string,

Corresponding Greek Words

yeter G3062, G3063 & G3064 loipos
yeter G2640 kata leimma
yeter G2645 kata loipos
yeter G4053 perissos
yeter G4057 perissos
yeter G4103 pistos

Related words


H3500 יתר yether
The same as H3499 Jether, the name of five or six Israelites and of one Midianite

KJV Usage: Jether, Jethro.

Compare H3503.

H3502 יתרה yithrâh
Feminine of H3499; properly excellence, that is, (by implication) wealth

KJV Usage: abundance, riches.

H3503 יתרו yithrô
From H3499 with pronominal suffix; his excellence; Jethro, Moses’ father in law

KJV Usage: Jethro.

Compare H3500.

H3507 יתרעם yithre ‛âm
yithre ‛âm
From H3499 and H5971; excellence of people; Jithream, a son of David

KJV Usage: Ithream.

H4340 מיתר mêythâr
From H3498; a cord (of a tent), (compare H3499) or the string (of a bow)

KJV Usage: cord, string.