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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #4268 - מַחֲסֶה

machăseh, machseh
makh-as-eh', makh-seh'  
Word Origin
from (02620)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) refuge, shelter

1a) from rain or storm, from danger

1b) of falsehood

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1680 ‑ ἐλπίς (el‑pece');  998 ‑ βοηθός (bo‑ay‑thos');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (20) NAS (20) HCS (20)
Job 1
Psalms 12
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 4
Jeremiah 1
Joel 1
Job 1
Psalms 12
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 4
Jeremiah 1
Joel 1
Job 1
Psalms 12
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 4
Jeremiah 1
Joel 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1176) xh (ההס HhS) AC: Support CO: Refuge AB: ?: A place of support and trust. (eng: house - as the place of refuge)

A) xh (ההס HhS) AC: ? CO: Refuge AB: ?

Nf3 ) tfxh (ההסות HhSWT) - Refuge: KJV (1): trust - Strongs: H2622 (חָסוּת)

H) exh (ההסה HhSH) AC: ? CO: Refuge AB: ?

V) exh (ההסה HhSH) - Refuge: To take refuge or place ones trust in one or thing of support. KJV (37): (vf: Paal) trust, refuge, hope - Strongs: H2620 (חָסָה)

am) exhm (מההסה MHhSH) - Refuge: Refuge, shelter, hope, trust. KJV (20): refuge, shelter, hope, trust - Strongs: H4268 (מַחֲסֶה)

J) xfh (ההוס HhWS) AC: ? CO: Spare AB: ?: One who has been given refuge.

V) xfh (ההוס HhWS) - Spare: To give refuge to another. KJV (24): (vf: Paal) spare, pity, regard - Strongs: H2347 (חוּס)

L) xhi (יההס YHhS) AC: ? CO: Lineage AB: ?: One is supported by his family line.

V) xhi (יההס YHhS) - Lineage: Ones history within the family. [df: Vxy] KJV (20): (vf: Hitpael) genealogy - Strongs: H3187 (יָחַשׂ)

Nm ) xhi (יההס YHhS) - Lineage: Ones history within the family. [df: Vxy] KJV (1): genealogy - Strongs: H3188 (יַחַשׂ)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מַחְסֶּה noun masculine Proverbs 14:26 refuge, shelter; — absolute ׳מַ Job 24:8 5t.; מַחֲסֶה Psalm 46:2 2t.; construct מַחְסֵּה Isaiah 28:17; suffix מַחְסִּי Psalm 62:8 5t.; מַחֲסִי Psalm 71:7; Jeremiah 17:17, מַחְסֵּהוּ Psalm 14:6, מַחְסֵּנוּ Isaiah 28:15; — shelter:

a. from rain and storm Isaiah 4:6; Isaiah 25:4; Job 24:8.

b. from dangerסְלָעִים מַחְסֶּה לַשְׁפַנִּים rocks a refuge for conies Psalm 104:18; מחסה כזב refuge of falsehood Isaiah 28:17; כזב מחסנוּ falsehood our refuge Isaiah 28:15; elsewhere of God as the refuge of his people Psalm 14:6; Psalm 46:2; Psalm 61:4; Psalm 62:8; Psalm 62:9; Psalm 71:7; Psalm 73:28; Psalm 91:2; Psalm 91:9; Psalm 94:22; Psalm 142:6; Proverbs 14:26; Jeremiah 17:17; Joel 4:16.

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List of Word Forms
וּלְמַחְסֶה֙ ולמחסה מַ֝חְסִ֗י מַ֝חְסֶ֗ה מַֽחֲסִי־ מַֽחֲסֶ֣ה מַחְסִ֑י מַחְסִ֣י מַחְסִֽי׃ מַחְסֵ֖נוּ מַחְסֵ֣ה מַחְסֵֽהוּ׃ מַחְסֶ֣ה מַחְסֶ֤ה מַחְסֶ֥ה מַחְסֶֽה׃ מַחֲסֶ֣ה מַחֲסֶה־ מחסה מחסה־ מחסה׃ מחסהו׃ מחסי מחסי־ מחסי׃ מחסנו ma·ḥă·seh ma·ḥă·seh- ma·ḥă·sî- machaSeh machasi machSeh machSehu machSenu machSi maḥ·sê·hū maḥ·sê·nū maḥ·seh maḥ·sêh maḥ·sî maḥăseh maḥăseh- maḥăsî- maḥseh maḥsêh maḥsêhū maḥsênū maḥsî ū·lə·maḥ·seh ulemachSeh ūləmaḥseh
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