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Lexicon :: Strong's H4336 - mêšaḵ

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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of foreign origin and doubtful significance
Strong’s Definitions

מֵישַׁךְ Mêyshak, may-shak'; (Aramaic) of foreign origin and doubtful significance; name of H4333 Meshak, the Babylonian:—Meshak.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x

The KJV translates Strong's H4336 in the following manner: Meshach (14x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x
The KJV translates Strong's H4336 in the following manner: Meshach (14x).
  1. Meshach = "guest of the king"

    1. the godly friend of Daniel who Nebuchadnezzar renamed Meshach; one of the three friends who with Daniel refused to make themselves unclean by eating food from the king's table which went against the dietary laws which God had given the Jews; also one of the three who were thrown into the fiery furnace for refusing to bow down to a graven image of Nebuchadnezzar and who were saved by the angel of the Lord

      1. original name 'Mishael'

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מֵישַׁךְ Mêyshak, may-shak'; (Aramaic) of foreign origin and doubtful significance; name of H4333 Meshak, the Babylonian:—Meshak.

Biblical Aramaic

מֵישַׁךְ proper name, masculine (Biblical Hebrew H4335 id.); — Daniel 2:49; Daniel 3:12 + 11 times Daniel 3 [Daniel 3:13, 14, 16, 19, 20, 22, 23, 26, 28, 29, 30].
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Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4336 matches the Hebrew מֵישַׁךְ (mêšaḵ),
which occurs 14 times in 13 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:49 - And Daniel made request of the king, and he appointed Shadrach, Meshach H4336 and Abed-nego over the administration of the province of Babylon, while Daniel was at the king’s [fn]court.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:12 - “There are certain Jews whom you have appointed over the administration of the province of Babylon, namely Shadrach, Meshach H4336 and Abed-nego. These men, O king, have disregarded you; they do not serve your gods or worship the golden image which you have set up.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:13 - Then Nebuchadnezzar in rage and anger gave orders to bring Shadrach, Meshach H4336 and Abed-nego; then these men were brought before the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:14 - Nebuchadnezzar responded and said to them, “Is it true, Shadrach, Meshach H4336 and Abed-nego, that you do not serve my gods or worship the golden image that I have set up?
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:16 - Shadrach, Meshach H4336 and Abed-nego replied to the king, “O Nebuchadnezzar, we do not need to give you an answer concerning this matter.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:19 - Then Nebuchadnezzar was filled with wrath, and his facial expression was altered toward Shadrach, Meshach H4336 and Abed-nego. He answered [fn]by giving orders to heat the furnace seven times more than it was usually heated.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:20 - He commanded certain valiant warriors who were in his army to tie up Shadrach, Meshach H4336 and Abed-nego in order to cast them into the furnace of blazing fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:22 - For this reason, because the king’s [fn]command was [fn]urgent and the furnace had been made extremely hot, the flame of the fire slew those men who carried up Shadrach, Meshach H4336 and Abed-nego.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:23 - But these three men, Shadrach, Meshach H4336 and Abed-nego, fell into the midst of the furnace of blazing fire still tied up.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:26 - Then Nebuchadnezzar came near to the door of the furnace of blazing fire; he responded and said, “Shadrach, Meshach H4336 and Abed-nego, come out, you servants of the Most High God, and come here!” Then Shadrach, Meshach H4336 and Abed-nego came out of the midst of the fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:28 - Nebuchadnezzar responded and said, “Blessed be the God of Shadrach, Meshach H4336 and Abed-nego, who has sent His angel and delivered His servants who put their trust in Him, [fn]violating the king’s command, and yielded up their bodies so as not to serve or worship any god except their own God.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:29 - “Therefore I make a decree that any people, nation or tongue that speaks anything offensive against the God of Shadrach, Meshach H4336 and Abed-nego shall be torn limb from limb and their houses reduced to a rubbish heap, inasmuch as there is no other god who is able to deliver in this way.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:30 - Then the king caused Shadrach, Meshach H4336 and Abed-nego to prosper in the province of Babylon.

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