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Lexicon :: Strong's H4496 - mᵊnûḥâ

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feminine noun
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TWOT Reference: 1323f

Strong’s Definitions

מְנוּחָה mᵉnûwchâh, men-oo-khaw'; or מְנֻחָה mᵉnuchâh; feminine of H4495; repose or (adverbially) peacefully; figuratively, consolation (specifically, matrimony); hence (concretely) an abode:—comfortable, ease, quiet, rest(-ing place), still.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x

The KJV translates Strong's H4496 in the following manner: rest (15x), resting place (2x), comfortable (1x), ease (1x), quiet (1x), still (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x
The KJV translates Strong's H4496 in the following manner: rest (15x), resting place (2x), comfortable (1x), ease (1x), quiet (1x), still (1x).
  1. resting place, rest

    1. resting place

    2. rest, quietness

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מְנוּחָה mᵉnûwchâh, men-oo-khaw'; or מְנֻחָה mᵉnuchâh; feminine of H4495; repose or (adverbially) peacefully; figuratively, consolation (specifically, matrimony); hence (concretely) an abode:—comfortable, ease, quiet, rest(-ing place), still.
STRONGS H4496: Abbreviations
מְנוּחָה, מְנֻחָה noun feminine resting-place, rest; — absolute מ׳ Micah 2:10 +, מְנֻחָה Genesis 49:15 (but see below), 2 Samuel 14:17; suffix מְנוּחָתִי Psalm 95:11 + 2 times, מְנוּחָתֶ֑ךָ Psalm 132:8 [H5118 2 Chronicles 6:41] (where read as in Psalms, for anomalous לְנוּחֶ֑ךָ MT), מְנֻחָתוֺ Isaiah 11:10; Zechariah 9:1; plural מְנוּחֹת Isaiah 32:18, מְנֻחוֺת Psalm 23:2; —
1. resting-place Micah 2:10; Numbers 10:33 (JE), Deuteronomy 12:9 (+ הַנַּחֲלָה) so Psalm 95:11 (י׳'s resting- plural), compare Psalm 132:8 [H5118 2 Chronicles 6:41], Psalm 132:14; Isaiah 66:1 (|| בַּיִת אֲשֶׁר תִּבְנוּ לִי), compare לַאֲרוֺן וגו׳ בֵּית מ׳ 1 Chronicles 28:2; also Isaiah 11:10; probably also Genesis 49:15 (|| טוֺב הָאָרֶץ here is apparently substantive, SAM reads adjective טוֺבָה; but read perhaps מְנֻחהֹ, his resting-place, from מָנוֺחַ, BallHpt Holz after Syriac Version); מְנוּחֹת שַׁאֲנַנּוֺת Isaiah 32:18 (+ נְוֵה שָׁלוֺם, מִשְׁכְּנוֺת מִבְטַחִים); of י׳'s word Zechariah 9:1; resting-place on journey, in שַׂר מ׳ Jeremiah 51:59 (Ew Gf Gie and others); figurative for security, assurance 2 Samuel 14:17 (taken from resting, equilibrium, of scale according to Klo).
2. rest, quietness, plural מֵי מְנֻחוֺת Psalm 23:2; = refreshment Isaiah 28:12 (|| מַרְגֵּעָה); rest (from enemies) = peace 1 Kings 8:56 (compare 1 Kings 5:18), אִישׁ מ׳ 1 Chronicles 22:9 a man of peace (compare הֵנִיחַ 1 Chronicles 22:9b); = relief from sorrow Jeremiah 45:3; condition of rest and security attained by marriage Ruth 1:9 (= מָנוֺחַ Ruth 3:1). — מ׳ Judges 20:43 is perhaps proper name, compare GFM.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


49:15; 49:15








1:9; 3:1

2 Samuel

14:17; 14:17

1 Kings

5:18; 8:56

1 Chronicles

22:9; 22:9; 28:2


23:2; 23:2; 95:11; 95:11; 132:8; 132:8; 132:14


11:10; 11:10; 28:12; 32:18; 32:18; 66:1


45:3; 51:59


2:10; 2:10


9:1; 9:1


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4496 matches the Hebrew מְנוּחָה (mᵊnûḥâ),
which occurs 22 times in 22 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:15 - And he saw that rest H4496 was good, and the land that it was pleasant; and bowed his shoulder to bear, and became a servant unto tribute.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 10:33 - And they departed from the mount of the LORD three days' journey: and the ark of the covenant of the LORD went before them in the three days' journey, to search out a resting place H4496 for them.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 12:9 - For ye are not as yet come to the rest H4496 and to the inheritance, which the LORD your God giveth you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 20:43 - Thus they inclosed the Benjamites round about, and chased them, and trode them down with ease H4496 over against Gibeah toward the sunrising.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:9 - The LORD grant you that ye may find rest, H4496 each of you in the house of her husband. Then she kissed them; and they lifted up their voice, and wept.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 14:17 - Then thine handmaid said, The word of my lord the king shall now be comfortable: H4496 for as an angel of God, so is my lord the king to discern good and bad: therefore the LORD thy God will be with thee.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:56 - Blessed be the LORD, that hath given rest H4496 unto his people Israel, according to all that he promised: there hath not failed one word of all his good promise, which he promised by the hand of Moses his servant.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 22:9 - Behold, a son shall be born to thee, who shall be a man of rest; H4496 and I will give him rest from all his enemies round about: for his name shall be Solomon, and I will give peace and quietness unto Israel in his days.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 28:2 - Then David the king stood up upon his feet, and said, Hear me, my brethren, and my people: As for me, I had in mine heart to build an house of rest H4496 for the ark of the covenant of the LORD, and for the footstool of our God, and had made ready for the building:
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 23:2 - He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still H4496 waters.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 95:11 - Unto whom I sware in my wrath that they should not enter into my rest. H4496
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 116:7 - Return unto thy rest, O my soul; for the LORD hath dealt bountifully with thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:8 - Arise, O LORD, into thy rest; H4496 thou, and the ark of thy strength.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:14 - This is my rest H4496 for ever: here will I dwell; for I have desired it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 11:10 - And in that day there shall be a root of Jesse, which shall stand for an ensign of the people; to it shall the Gentiles seek: and his rest H4496 shall be glorious.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 28:12 - To whom he said, This is the rest H4496 wherewith ye may cause the weary to rest; and this is the refreshing: yet they would not hear.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 32:18 - And my people shall dwell in a peaceable habitation, and in sure dwellings, and in quiet resting places; H4496
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 66:1 - Thus saith the LORD, The heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool: where is the house that ye build unto me? and where is the place of my rest? H4496
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 45:3 - Thou didst say, Woe is me now! for the LORD hath added grief to my sorrow; I fainted in my sighing, and I find no rest. H4496
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:59 - The word which Jeremiah the prophet commanded Seraiah the son of Neriah, the son of Maaseiah, when he went with Zedekiah the king of Judah into Babylon in the fourth year of his reign. And this Seraiah was a quiet H4496 prince.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 2:10 - Arise ye, and depart; for this is not your rest: H4496 because it is polluted, it shall destroy you, even with a sore destruction.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 9:1 - The burden of the word of the LORD in the land of Hadrach, and Damascus shall be the rest H4496 thereof: when the eyes of man, as of all the tribes of Israel, shall be toward the LORD.
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