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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #4869 - מִשְׂגָּב

Word Origin
from (07682)
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Misgab = “height”

1) high place, refuge, secure height, retreat (noun masculine)

1a) stronghold

1b) refuge (of God)

2) a place in Moab (noun proper locative)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 998 ‑ βοηθός (bo‑ay‑thos');  2478 ‑ ἰσχυρός (is‑khoo‑ros');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (17) NAS (17) HCS (17)
2 Samuel 1
Psalms 12
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
2 Samuel 1
Psalms 12
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
2 Samuel 1
Psalms 13
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
n-cms 8
n-cmsc 1
n-cms 8
n-cmsc 1
n-cms 8
n-cmsc 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2463) bcx (סגב SGB) AC: Lift CO: Tower AB: ?: [from: bc- high]

V) bcx (סגב SGB) - Lift: [df: bgV] KJV (20): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Pual, Piel) high, exalt, defend, safe, excellent - Strongs: H7682 (שָׂגַב)

hm ) bcxm (מסגב MSGB) - Tower: A high place of defense and protection. [df: bgVm] KJV (17): defense, refuge, tower, fort - Strongs: H4869 (מִשְׂגָּב)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. מִשְׂגַּב noun [ masculine Albr ZAW xvi (1896), 60] secure height, retreat; — ׳מ Psalm +; construct מִשְׂגַּב Isaiah 25:12; suffix מִשְׂגַּבִּי Psalm 18:3 +, etc.; —

1. a. = strong-hold, חֹמֹתֶיךָ׳מִבְצַר מ Isaiah 25:12.

b. figurative of security Isaiah 33:16.

2 figurative of God as refuge Psalm 9:10 (twice in verse), Psalm 18:3 = 2 Samuel 22:3; Psalm 46:8; Psalm 46:12; Psalm 48:4; Psalm 59:10; Psalm 59:17; Psalm 59:18; Psalm 62:3; Psalm 62:7; Psalm 94:22; Psalm 144:2.

II. מִשְׂגָּב Perhaps proper name, of a location in Moab; — ׳הַמּ Jeremiah 48:1 (see Schw ZAW viii (1888), 196 Albr l.c.), Αμαθ; Gf thinks appell. of Kir Moab (see II. קִיר); most below I. ׳מ 1.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

מִשְׂגָּב with suff. מִשְׂגַּבִּי (from the root שָׂנַב) m.

(1)  height, Isaiah 25:12.

(2) a lofty place, a rock, affording shelter and security; hence used for a refuge itself, Psalms 9:10, 18:3 46:8, 12 Ps4 6:12 48:4 59:10, 18 Ps5 9:18 94:22.

(3) with art. [Misgab], pr.n. of a town (situated on a lofty place) in Moab, Jeremiah 48:1.

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List of Word Forms
הַמִּשְׂגָּ֖ב המשגב לְמִשְׂגָּ֑ב לְמִשְׂגָּֽב׃ למשגב למשגב׃ מִ֝שְׂגַּבִּ֗י מִ֝שְׂגָּ֗ב מִשְׂגַּ֣ב מִשְׂגַּבִּ֪י מִשְׂגַּבִּֽי׃ מִשְׂגַּבִּי֙ מִשְׂגַּבּ֑וֹ מִשְׂגָּ֣ב מִשְׂגָּֽב־ משגב משגב־ משגבו משגבי משגבי׃ ham·miś·gāḇ hammiśgāḇ hammisGav lə·miś·gāḇ ləmiśgāḇ lemisGav miś·gaḇ miś·gāḇ miś·gāḇ- miś·gab·bî miś·gab·bōw miśgaḇ miśgāḇ miśgāḇ- misgabBi miśgabbî misgabBo miśgabbōw misGav
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