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Lexicon :: Strong's H4911 - mashal

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מָשַׁל
Transliteration
mashal
Pronunciation
mä·shal' (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
Denominative from מָשָׁל (H4912)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1258,1258b

Strong’s Definitions

מָשַׁל mâshal, maw-shal'; denominative from H4912; to liken, i.e. (transitively) to use figurative language (an allegory, adage, song or the like); intransitively, to resemble:—be(-come) like, compare, use (as a) proverb, speak (in proverbs), utter.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x

The KJV translates Strong's H4911 in the following manner: like (5x), proverb (4x), speak (2x), use (2x), become (1x), compare (1x), utter (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x
The KJV translates Strong's H4911 in the following manner: like (5x), proverb (4x), speak (2x), use (2x), become (1x), compare (1x), utter (1x).
  1. to represent, liken, be like

    1. (Niphal) to liken, be like, be similar

    2. (Hiphil) to compare

    3. (Hithpael) to become like

  2. to speak in a proverb, use a proverb, speak in parables, speak in sentences of poetry

    1. (Qal) to use a proverb, speak a parable or proverb

    2. (Piel) to make a parable

      1. maker of parables (participle)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מָשַׁל mâshal, maw-shal'; denominative from H4912; to liken, i.e. (transitively) to use figurative language (an allegory, adage, song or the like); intransitively, to resemble:—be(-come) like, compare, use (as a) proverb, speak (in proverbs), utter.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4911 matches the Hebrew מָשַׁל (mashal),
which occurs 16 times in 15 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:27 - Wherefore they that speak in proverbs H4911 say, Come into Heshbon, let the city of Sihon be built and prepared:
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 30:19 - He hath cast me into the mire, and I am become like H4911 dust and ashes.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 28:1 - [[A Psalm of David.]] Unto thee will I cry, O LORD my rock; be not silent to me: lest, if thou be silent to me, I become H4911 like them that go down into the pit.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 49:12 - Nevertheless man being in honour abideth not: he is like H4911 the beasts that perish.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 49:20 - Man that is in honour, and understandeth not, is like H4911 the beasts that perish.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 143:7 - Hear me speedily, O LORD: my spirit faileth: hide not thy face from me, lest I be like H4911 unto them that go down into the pit.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 14:10 - All they shall speak and say unto thee, Art thou also become weak as we? art thou become like H4911 unto us?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 46:5 - To whom will ye liken me, and make me equal, and compare H4911 me, that we may be like?
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 12:23 - Tell them therefore, Thus saith the Lord GOD; I will make this proverb to cease, and they shall no more use it as a proverb H4911 in Israel; but say unto them, The days are at hand, and the effect of every vision.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:44 - Behold, every one that useth proverbs H4911 shall use this proverb H4911 against thee, saying, As is the mother, so is her daughter.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 17:2 - Son of man, put forth a riddle, and speak H4911 a parable unto the house of Israel;
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 18:2 - What mean ye, that ye use H4911 this proverb concerning the land of Israel, saying, The fathers have eaten sour grapes, and the children's teeth are set on edge?
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 18:3 - As I live, saith the Lord GOD, ye shall not have occasion any more to use H4911 this proverb in Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:49 - Then said I, Ah Lord GOD! they say of me, Doth he not speak H4911 parables?
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 24:3 - And utter H4911 a parable unto the rebellious house, and say unto them, Thus saith the Lord GOD; Set on a pot, set it on, and also pour water into it:
 
 
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