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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #04959 - מָשַׁשׁ

Transliteration
mâshash
Phonetics
maw-shash'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
1262
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to feel, grope

1a) (Qal) to feel, grope

1b) (Piel) to feel over or through, grope

1b1) to feel through

1b2) to grope

1c) (Hiphil) to feel

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2045 ‑ ἐραυνάω (er‑yoo‑nah'‑o);  5584 ‑ ψηλαφάω (psay‑laf‑ah'‑o);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (9)
Genesis
4
Exodus
1
Deuteronomy
2
Job
2
NAS (11)
Genesis
6
Exodus
1
Deuteronomy
2
Job
2
HCS (9)
Genesis
4
Exodus
1
Deuteronomy
2
Job
2
BSB (9)
Genesis
4
Exodus
1
Deuteronomy
2
Job
2
ESV (8)
Genesis
4
Deuteronomy
2
Job
2
WEB (8)
Genesis
3
Exodus
1
Deuteronomy
2
Job
2
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1297) sm (מסה MSh) AC: Touch CO: Silk AB: ?

A) sm (מסה MSh) AC: ? CO: Silk AB: ?: The soft touch of silk.

fm) ism (מסהי MShY) - Silk: A smooth costly material for making garments. KJV (2): silk - Strongs: H4897 (מֶשִׁי)

B) ssm (מסהסה MShSh) AC: Grope CO: ? AB: ?

V) ssm (מסהסה MShSh) - Grope: A groping around in the darkness to find something. KJV (9): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Piel) grope, feel, search - Strongs: H4959 (מָשַׁשׁ)

C) sma (אמסה AMSh) AC: ? CO: Yesterday AB: ?: A time past. [Unknown connection to root]

Nm) sma (אמסה AMSh) - Yesterday: KJV (5): yesternight, former time, yesterday - Strongs: H570 (אֶמֶשׁ)

H) esm (מסהה MShH) AC: Draw CO: ? AB: ?: A grabbing hold of something to bring it close to you.

V) esm (מסהה MShH) - Draw: To draw or pull out. KJV (3): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) draw - Strongs: H4871 (מָשָׁה)

J) sfm (מוסה MWSh) AC: Touch CO: ? AB: ?

V) sfm (מוסה MWSh) - I. Touch: II. Remove:In the sense of grabbing hold. KJV (24): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) feel, handle, depart, remove, take, back, cease - Strongs: H4184 (מוּשׁ), H4185 (מוּשׁ)

L) smi (ימסה YMSh) AC: Touch CO: ? AB: ?

V) smi (ימסה YMSh) - Touch: KJV (1): (vf: Hiphil) feel - Strongs: H3237 (יָמַשׁ)

Adopted Roots:

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

מָשַׁשׁ i.q. מוּשׁ No. II. to feel, to touch, with an acc. (Arab. مَسَّ, Gr. μάσσω, Ethiop. by inserting ר, መርሰሰ፡ id.) Genesis 27:12 compare מוּשׁ V. 21 Genesis 27:21.

Piel id. to feel (in the darkness), to grope, Deuteronomy 28:29; Job 5:14 with an acc. to feel out, to explore with the hands, Genesis 31:34, 37 Genesis 31:37; Job 12:25, יְמַֽשְׁשׁוּ חשֶׁךְ “they feel the darkness.”

Hiphil id. with acc. Exodus 10:21.

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List of Word Forms
וְיָמֵ֖שׁ וַיְמַשֵּׁ֥שׁ וַיְמֻשֵּׁ֑הוּ וימש וימשהו וימשש יְֽמַשְׁשׁ֥וּ יְמַֽשְׁשׁוּ־ יְמַשֵּׁ֤שׁ יְמֻשֵּׁ֙נִי֙ ימשני ימשש ימששו ימששו־ מְמַשֵּׁ֣שׁ מִשַּׁ֣שְׁתָּ ממשש מששת mə·maš·šêš memashShesh məmaššêš miš·šaš·tā mishShashta miššaštā vaymashShesh vaymushShehu veyaMesh way·maš·šêš way·muš·šê·hū waymaššêš waymuššêhū wə·yā·mêš wəyāmêš yə·maš·šêš yə·maš·šū yə·maš·šū- yə·muš·šê·nî yemashShesh yemashShu yəmaššêš yəmaššū yəmaššū- yemushSheni yəmuššênî
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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