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Lexicon :: Strong's H4156 - môʿēṣâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 887b

Strong’s Definitions

מוֹעֵצָה môwʻêtsâh, mo-ay-tsaw'; from H3289; a purpose:—counsel, device.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 7x

The KJV translates Strong's H4156 in the following manner: counsel (6x), device (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 7x
The KJV translates Strong's H4156 in the following manner: counsel (6x), device (1x).
  1. counsel, plan, principal, device

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מוֹעֵצָה môwʻêtsâh, mo-ay-tsaw'; from H3289; a purpose:—counsel, device.
† [מוֺעֵצָה] noun feminine counsel, plan, principle, device; — plural absolute מֹעֵצוֺת Proverbs 22:20 (|| דַּעַת) in good sense; in bad sense מוֺעֵצוֺת Jeremiah 7:24 (|| שְׁרִרוּת לִבָּם הָרָע); מֹעֲצוֺתֵיהֶם Hosea 11:6; Psalm 5:11; מוֺעֲצוֺתֵיהֶם Psalm 81:13; מֹעֲצֹתֵיהֶם Proverbs 1:31; מֹעֲצוֺתָם Micah 6:16.
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5:11; 81:13


1:31; 22:20








Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4156 matches the Hebrew מוֹעֵצָה (môʿēṣâ),
which occurs 7 times in 7 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 5:10 - Make them pay, God;
Have them fall by their own schemes H4156!
Scatter them in the multitude of their wrongdoings,
For they are rebellious against You.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 81:12 - “So I gave [fn]them over to the stubbornness of their heart,
To walk by their own plans H4156.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:31 - “So they shall eat of the fruit of their own way,
And be filled with their own schemes H4156.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:20 - Have I not written to you [fn]excellent things
Of counsels H4156 and knowledge,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 7:24 - “Yet they did not obey or incline their ear, but walked by their own advice H4156 and in the stubbornness of their evil hearts, and they [fn]went backward and not forward.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 11:6 - And the sword will whirl against [fn]their cities,
And will destroy [fn]their oracle priests
And consume them, because of their counsels H4156.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 6:16 - “The statutes of Omri
And every work of the house of Ahab are maintained,
And you walk by their plans H4156.
Therefore I will give you up for destruction,
And [fn]your inhabitants for [fn]derision,
And you will suffer the taunting of My people.”

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