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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #04185 - מוּשׁ
1) to depart, remove
1a1) to depart
1a2) to remove
1a3) to be removed (of inanimate objects)
1b) (Hiphil) to remove, depart
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
verb depart, remove (Arabic (י) is walk with elegant, proud, self-conceited gait); —
Qal Perfect וּמָשׁ consecutive Zechariah 14:4; וּמַשְׁתִּ֫י Zechariah 3:9; מָ֫שׁוּ Numbers 14:44; Imperfect יָמוּשׁ Joshua 1:8; Isaiah 54:10, etc.; — depart, mostly of inanimate things ( = be removed) followed by מִן Joshua 1:8; Isaiah 59:21; Jeremiah 31:36; without preposition Proverbs 17:13 Qr, Isaiah 22:25; Isaiah 54:10 (twice in verse) ("" מוֺט); followed by ה locative Zechariah 14:4; followed by מִן person Judges 6:18; of both Numbers 14:44; transitive remove, followed by accusative Zechariah 3:9.
Hiph`il Imperfect יָמִישׁ Exodus 13:22 6t., etc.; remove, take away, followed by מִן Micah 2:3; followed by לְ Micah 2:4 (but ᵐ5 Sta ZAW vi. 1886,122f. אֵין מֵשִׁיב for אֵיךְ יָמִישׁ); depart, followed by מִן person Exodus 33:11; figurative recede Job 23:12; of idol, leave its place, Isaiah 46:7; of other inanimate things, followed by מִן Exodus 13:22; figurative Psalm 55:12; Proverbs 17:13 Kt (Qr יָמוּשׁ); without preposition, absolute, Nahum 3:1, subject טֶרֶף; of righteous under figure of tree, לֹא יָמִישׁ מֵעֲשׂוֺת מֶּ֑רִי Jeremiah 17:8, i.e. shall not cease.
(1) to yield, to give way, Numbers 14:44; Joshua 1:8; Isaiah 22:25, 54:10 59:21 Jeremiah 31:36.
(2) causat. to remove, to take away, Zechariah 3:9.
(1) to let remove, i.e. to let prey go, Nahum 3:1 to withdraw from any one, followed by מִן of persons. Micah 2:3, “from whom ye shall not remove your necks;” verse Micah 2:4.
(2) more frequently i.q. Kal to give way, Exodus 13:22, 33:11 Proverbs 17:13; Job 23:12; Psalms 55:12; Jeremiah 17:8, וְלֹא יָמִישׁ מֵעֲשׂוֹת פֶּרִי “and it shall not cease to bear fruit.”
מוּשׁ i.q. מָשַׁשׁ and יָמַשׁ to feel, to touch, Genesis 27:21.
Hiphil, id. Psalms 115:7, and Judges 16:26 קרי.
Derivative, pr.n. מוּשִׁי.