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Lexicon :: Strong's H4679 - mĕtsad

מְצָד
Transliteration
mĕtsad
Pronunciation
mets·ad' (Key)
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
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TWOT Reference: 1885c

Strong’s Definitions

מְצַד mᵉtsad, mets-ad'; or מְצָד mᵉtsâd; or (feminine) מְצָדָה mᵉtsâdâh; from H6679; a fastness (as a covert of ambush):—castle, fort, (strong) hold, munition.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's H4679 in the following manner: strong holds (5x), hold (3x), castle (1x), fort, munition (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's H4679 in the following manner: strong holds (5x), hold (3x), castle (1x), fort, munition (1x).
  1. fort, stronghold, fastness

    1. mountain-fastness

    2. stronghold

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מְצַד mᵉtsad, mets-ad'; or מְצָד mᵉtsâd; or (feminine) מְצָדָה mᵉtsâdâh; from H6679; a fastness (as a covert of ambush):—castle, fort, (strong) hold, munition.

H4679

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Strong's Number H4679 matches the Hebrew מְצָד (mĕtsad),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:2 - And the hand of Midian prevailed against Israel: and because of the Midianites the children of Israel made them the dens which are in the mountains, and caves, and strong holds. H4679
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 23:14 - And David abode in the wilderness in strong holds, H4679 and remained in a mountain in the wilderness of Ziph. And Saul sought him every day, but God delivered him not into his hand.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 23:19 - Then came up the Ziphites to Saul to Gibeah, saying, Doth not David hide himself with us in strong holds H4679 in the wood, in the hill of Hachilah, which is on the south of Jeshimon?
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 23:29 - And David went up from thence, and dwelt in strong holds H4679 at Engedi.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 11:7 - And David dwelt in the castle; H4679 therefore they called it the city of David.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 12:8 - And of the Gadites there separated themselves unto David into the hold H4679 to the wilderness men of might, and men of war fit for the battle, that could handle shield and buckler, whose faces were like the faces of lions, and were as swift as the roes upon the mountains;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 12:16 - And there came of the children of Benjamin and Judah to the hold H4679 unto David.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 33:16 - He shall dwell on high: his place of defence shall be the munitions H4679 of rocks: bread shall be given him; his waters shall be sure.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:41 - Kerioth is taken, and the strong holds H4679 are surprised, and the mighty men's hearts in Moab at that day shall be as the heart of a woman in her pangs.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:30 - The mighty men of Babylon have forborn to fight, they have remained in their holds: H4679 their might hath failed; they became as women: they have burned her dwellingplaces; her bars are broken.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 33:27 - Say thou thus unto them, Thus saith the Lord GOD; As I live, surely they that are in the wastes shall fall by the sword, and him that is in the open field will I give to the beasts to be devoured, and they that be in the forts H4679 and in the caves shall die of the pestilence.

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