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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #04723 - מִקְוֵא

miqveh, miqvêh, miqvê'
mik-veh', mik-vay', mik-vay'  
Word Origin
from (06960)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) hope

1a) hope

1b) ground of hope

1c) things hoped for, outcome

2) collection, collected mass

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4864 ‑ συναγωγή (soon‑ag‑o‑gay');  4921 ‑ συνίστημι (soon‑is‑tah'‑o, soon‑is‑tah'‑an'‑o, soon‑is‑tah'‑ay‑mee);  5281 ‑ ὑπομονή (hoop‑om‑on‑ay');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (12) NAS (8) HCS (12)
Genesis 1
Exodus 1
Leviticus 1
1 Kings 1
1 Chronicles 1
2 Chronicles 1
Ezra 1
Jeremiah 3
Genesis 1
Exodus 1
Leviticus 1
1 Chronicles 1
Ezra 1
Jeremiah 3
Genesis 1
Exodus 1
Leviticus 1
1 Kings 2
1 Chronicles 1
2 Chronicles 2
Ezra 1
Jeremiah 3
n-cms 2
n-cmsc 6
n-p 2
n-cms 1
n-cmsc 6
n-p 2
n-cms 1
n-cmsc 6
n-p 2

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1419) eq (קה QH) AC: Collect CO: Cord AB: ?: Related to fq.

H) eeq (קהה QHH) AC: Dull CO: ? AB: ?: [Unknown connection to root;]

V) eeq (קהה QHH) - Dull: A dull blade or dull teeth as bad. KJV (4): (vf: Paal, Piel) edge, blunt - Strongs: H6949 (קָהָה)

J) efq (קוה QWH) AC: Collect CO: Cord AB: ?

V) efq (קוה QWH) - I. Gather:To be bound together. II. Wait:To be held back by being bound. KJV (49): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Piel, Participle) wait, look, gather - Strongs: H6960 (קָוָה)

Nm) efq (קוה QWH) - Cord: Used for binding. KJV (3): line - Strongs: H6961 (קָוֶה)

hm) efqm (מקוה MQWH) - I. Collection:A collection of water (a pool, pond or sea) or horses (herd) . II. Waiting:Held back waiting for something. KJV (12): yarn, hope, gathering, pool, plenty, abiding - Strongs: H4723 (מִקְוֵא)

hf1) efqm (מקוה MQWH) - Ditch: A place for collecting water. KJV (1): ditch - Strongs: H4724 (מִקְוָה)

L) eqi (יקה YQH) AC: Collect CO: ? AB: ?

Nf1 ) eeqi (יקהה YQHH) - Collection: KJV (2): gathering, obey - Strongs: H3349 (יְקָהָה)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 קוא only in מִקְוֵא see II. מִקְוֶה below II. קוה.

קֹוֶה, or קֹוֵא proper name, of a territory Kuë in Cilicia (compare KAT2. 257); מִקֹוֶה from Kuë, for ᵑ0מִקְוֵה 1 Kings 10:28 (twice in verse) and "" מִקְוֵא 2 Chronicles 1:16 (twice in verse); so WklAlttest. Unters. 173 Gr Benz Kit, compare ᵐ5 ἐκ Θεκουε (also ἐκ Κωα Field Hexapla i. 616), ᵑ9 de Coa, Κωδ Lag Onom. 273, Jerome Coa Id. ibid. 111.

I. מִקְוֶה noun [masculine] hope; — absolute ׳מ 1 Chronicles 29:15; Ezra 10:2; construct in phrase מִקְוֵה יִשְׂרָאֵל, epithet of ׳י Jeremiah 14:8; Jeremiah 17:13, compare Jeremiah 50:7.

II. [מִקְוֶה] noun [masculine] collection, collected mass (P); — construct מִקְוֵךְ Genesis 1:10 (מִקְוֶה also Genesis 1:9, for מָקוֺם according to ᵐ5 Ball), Exodus 7:19; Leviticus 11:36, all of water. ֯׳מ 1 Kings 10:28 (twice in verse) = מִקְוֵא 2 Chronicles 1:16 (company of merchants; drove of houses), see קֹוֶה

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List of Word Forms
וּלְמִקְוֵ֥ה וּמִקְוֵ֕א וּמִקְוֵ֕ה וּמִקְוֵ֥ה ולמקוה ומקוא ומקוה מִקְוֵ֖ה מִקְוֵ֤ה מִקְוֵ֥א מִקְוֵ֥ה מִקְוֵה֙ מִקְוֵה־ מִקְוֶ֥ה מִקְוֶֽה׃ מקוא מקוה מקוה־ מקוה׃ mikVe mikVeh miq·wê miq·weh miq·wêh miq·wêh- miqwê miqweh miqwêh miqwêh- ū·lə·miq·wêh ū·miq·wê ū·miq·wêh ulemikVeh ūləmiqwêh umikVe umikVeh ūmiqwê ūmiqwêh
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