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Lexicon :: Strong's H4387 - miḵtām

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 1056a

Strong’s Definitions

מִכְתָּם miktâm, mik-tawm'; from H3799; an engraving, i.e. (techn.) a poem:—Michtam.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x

The KJV translates Strong's H4387 in the following manner: Michtam (6x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x
The KJV translates Strong's H4387 in the following manner: Michtam (6x).
  1. michtam

    1. a technical term found in psalm titles

    2. meaning uncertain

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מִכְתָּם miktâm, mik-tawm'; from H3799; an engraving, i.e. (techn.) a poem:—Michtam.
מִכְתָּם noun [masculine] Mikhtam, a technical term in Psalm titles, meaning unknown (Greek Version of the LXX στηλογθαφια: compare BaePs. p. xiii f.); always with לְדָוִד֯׃לְדָוִד מ׳ Psalm 16:1; Psalm 60:1; לְדָוִד מ׳ Psalm 56:1; Psalm 57:1; Psalm 58:1; Psalm 59:1.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


16:1; 56:1; 57:1; 58:1; 59:1; 60:1


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4387 matches the Hebrew מִכְתָּם (miḵtām),
which occurs 6 times in 6 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 16:1 - [[Michtam H4387 of David.]] Preserve me, O God: for in thee do I put my trust.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:1 - [[To the chief Musician upon Jonathelemrechokim, Michtam H4387 of David, when the Philistines took him in Gath.]] Be merciful unto me, O God: for man would swallow me up; he fighting daily oppresseth me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 57:1 - [[To the chief Musician, Altaschith, Michtam H4387 of David, when he fled from Saul in the cave.]] Be merciful unto me, O God, be merciful unto me: for my soul trusteth in thee: yea, in the shadow of thy wings will I make my refuge, until these calamities be overpast.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 58:1 - [[To the chief Musician, Altaschith, Michtam H4387 of David.]] Do ye indeed speak righteousness, O congregation? do ye judge uprightly, O ye sons of men?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 59:1 - [[To the chief Musician, Altaschith, Michtam H4387 of David; when Saul sent, and they watched the house to kill him.]] Deliver me from mine enemies, O my God: defend me from them that rise up against me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 60:1 - [[To the chief Musician upon Shushaneduth, Michtam H4387 of David, to teach; when he strove with Aramnaharaim and with Aramzobah, when Joab returned, and smote of Edom in the valley of salt twelve thousand.]] O God, thou hast cast us off, thou hast scattered us, thou hast been displeased; O turn thyself to us again.

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