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Lexicon :: Strong's H4685 - māṣôḏ

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מָצוֹד
Transliteration
māṣôḏ
Pronunciation
maw-tsode'
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Part of Speech
feminine noun, masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1885d,1885e

Strong’s Definitions

מָצוֹד mâtsôwd, maw-tsode'; or (feminine) מְצוֹדָה mᵉtsôwdâh; or מצֹדָה mtsôdâh; from H6679; also (by interchange for H4679) a net (for capturing animals or fishes); a fastness or (beseiging) tower:—bulwark, hold, munition, net, snare.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x

The KJV translates Strong's H4685 in the following manner: net (2x), snare (1x), bulwark (1x), munition (1x), hold (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x
The KJV translates Strong's H4685 in the following manner: net (2x), snare (1x), bulwark (1x), munition (1x), hold (1x).
masculine noun
  1. siege-works, bulwark

  2. hunting implement, net

    feminine noun
  3. net

  4. fastness, stronghold

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מָצוֹד mâtsôwd, maw-tsode'; or (feminine) מְצוֹדָה mᵉtsôwdâh; or מצֹדָה mtsôdâh; from H6679; also (by interchange for H4679) a net (for capturing animals or fishes); a fastness or (beseiging) tower:—bulwark, hold, munition, net, snare.
STRONGS H4685:
† I. [מָצוֺד] noun masculine in plural, dubious, usually siege-works; — מְצוֺדִים נְּדֹלִים Ecclesiastes 9:14, but read מְצוּרִים WklAltor. Forsch. iv. 353, see H4692 מָצוֺר 2.

II. [מָצוֺד] noun [masculine] hunting implement, specifically net (compare Syriac bdb084409, Targum מְצַדְתָּא, net); — only figurative: construct מְצוֺד רָעִים Proverbs 12:12 (but text dubious, see conjecture in Toy); suffix H4686 מְצוּדוֺ Job 19:6 (of God as Job's hunter); plural מְצוֺדִים וַחֲרָמִים לִנָּהּ Ecclesiastes 7:26 (of woman).

† I. מְצוֺדָה noun feminine net; — מ׳ Ecclesiastes 9:12 for fish (in simile); — plural Ezekiel 19:9 see H4679 מְצָד.

† II. [מְצוֺדָה] noun feminine fastness, stronghold; — suffix מְצֹדָתָהּ Isaiah 29:7 (of Ariel); — plural Ezekiel 19:9 see H4679 מְצָד.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Proverbs

12:12

Ecclesiastes

7:26; 9:12; 9:14

Isaiah

29:7

Ezekiel

19:9; 19:9

H4685

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4685 matches the Hebrew מָצוֹד (māṣôḏ),
which occurs 6 times in 6 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:12 - The wicked desireth the net H4685 of evil men: but the root of the righteous yieldeth fruit.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 7:26 - And I find more bitter than death the woman, whose heart is snares H4685 and nets, and her hands as bands: whoso pleaseth God shall escape from her; but the sinner shall be taken by her.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 9:12 - For man also knoweth not his time: as the fishes that are taken in an evil net, H4685 and as the birds that are caught in the snare; so are the sons of men snared in an evil time, when it falleth suddenly upon them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 9:14 - There was a little city, and few men within it; and there came a great king against it, and besieged it, and built great bulwarks H4685 against it:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 29:7 - And the multitude of all the nations that fight against Ariel, even all that fight against her and her munition, H4685 and that distress her, shall be as a dream of a night vision.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 19:9 - And they put him in ward in chains, and brought him to the king of Babylon: they brought him into holds, H4685 that his voice should no more be heard upon the mountains of Israel.

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