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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #04943 - מֶשֶׁק

Word Origin
from an unused root meaning to hold
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) acquisition, possession, son of possession, heir

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (1) HCS (1)
Genesis 1
Genesis 1
Genesis 1
n-cms 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2360) qsm (מסהק MShQ) AC: Possess CO: ? AB: ?

Nm ) qsm (מסהק MShQ) - Possess: KJV (1): steward - Strongs: H4943 (מֶשֶׁק)

hm) qsmm (ממסהק MMShQ) - Possessed: KJV (1): breeding - Strongs: H4476 (מִמְשָׁק)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מֶ֫שֶׁק noun [masculine] acquisition, possession (?; meaning conjectured from context, from analogy of מִמְשָׁק q. v., and of משׁך), only וּבֶןמֶֿשֶׁק בֵּיתִי הוּאדַּמֶּשֶׂק אֱלִיעֶזֶר Genesis 15:2 (compare בן

8 (λ), above; Ges§ 128. 2, R. 2. c) and the son of acquisition (= he who is to acquire, the heir of) my house is, etc.; ׳מ possibly changed from משׁך (compare Job 28:18) for word-play with דמשׂק, Kau and So Gn. Anm. 62, or by copyist's error, but very dubious. ᵐ5 Μασεκ (proper name, compare Lag BN 78).

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List of Word Forms
מֶ֣שֶׁק משק me·šeq mešeq Meshek
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