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Lexicon :: Strong's H4888 - māšḥâ

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מָשְׁחָה
Transliteration
māšḥâ
Pronunciation
meesh-khaw'
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 1255a,1255b

Strong’s Definitions

מִשְׁחָה mishchâh, meesh-khaw'; or מׇשְׁחָה moshchâh; from H4886; unction (the act); by implication, a consecratory gift:—(to be) anointed(-ing), ointment.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 26x

The KJV translates Strong's H4888 in the following manner: anointing (24x), anointed (1x), ointment (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 26x
The KJV translates Strong's H4888 in the following manner: anointing (24x), anointed (1x), ointment (1x).
  1. consecrated portion, anointing oil, portion, ointment, anointing portion

    1. ointment (used to consecrate by anointing)

    2. anointing portion

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מִשְׁחָה mishchâh, meesh-khaw'; or מׇשְׁחָה moshchâh; from H4886; unction (the act); by implication, a consecratory gift:—(to be) anointed(-ing), ointment.
STRONGS H4888:
מִשְׁחָה noun feminine.
1. ointment;
2. consecrated portion; — absolute מ׳ Exodus 25:6 +; construct מִשְׁחַת Exodus 30:25 +; —
1. ointment, the holy oil used in the consecration of the Aaronic priests, only in P; שֶׁמֶן הַמִּשְׁחָה Exodus 25:6; Exodus 29:7, 21; Exodus 31:11; Exodus 35:8, 15, 28; Exodus 37:29; Exodus 39:38; Exodus 40:9; Leviticus 8:2, 10, 12, 30; Leviticus 21:10; Numbers 4:16; מִשְׁחַת קֹדֶשׁ שׁ׳ Exodus 30:25 (twice in verse); Exodus 30:31; יהוה מ׳ שׁ׳ Leviticus 10:7; אֱלֹהָיו מ׳ שׁ׳ Leviticus 21:12.
2. consecrated portion, of Aaron and his sons Leviticus 7:35 (twice in verse) (P).

מָשְׁחָה noun feminine consecrated portion (Ew§ 238 a possibly error of pointing); — Numbers 18:8 (P).
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H4888

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4888 matches the Hebrew מָשְׁחָה (māšḥâ),
which occurs 26 times in 24 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 25:6 - Oil for the light, spices for anointing H4888 oil, and for sweet incense,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:7 - Then shalt thou take the anointing H4888 oil, and pour it upon his head, and anoint him.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:21 - And thou shalt take of the blood that is upon the altar, and of the anointing H4888 oil, and sprinkle it upon Aaron, and upon his garments, and upon his sons, and upon the garments of his sons with him: and he shall be hallowed, and his garments, and his sons, and his sons' garments with him.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:29 - And the holy garments of Aaron shall be his sons' after him, to be anointed H4888 therein, and to be consecrated in them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 30:25 - And thou shalt make it an oil of holy ointment, H4888 an ointment compound after the art of the apothecary: it shall be an holy anointing H4888 oil.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 30:31 - And thou shalt speak unto the children of Israel, saying, This shall be an holy anointing H4888 oil unto me throughout your generations.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 31:11 - And the anointing H4888 oil, and sweet incense for the holy place: according to all that I have commanded thee shall they do.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:8 - And oil for the light, and spices for anointing H4888 oil, and for the sweet incense,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:15 - And the incense altar, and his staves, and the anointing H4888 oil, and the sweet incense, and the hanging for the door at the entering in of the tabernacle,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:28 - And spice, and oil for the light, and for the anointing H4888 oil, and for the sweet incense.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 37:29 - And he made the holy anointing H4888 oil, and the pure incense of sweet spices, according to the work of the apothecary.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:38 - And the golden altar, and the anointing H4888 oil, and the sweet incense, and the hanging for the tabernacle door,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:9 - And thou shalt take the anointing H4888 oil, and anoint the tabernacle, and all that is therein, and shalt hallow it, and all the vessels thereof: and it shall be holy.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:15 - And thou shalt anoint them, as thou didst anoint their father, that they may minister unto me in the priest's office: for their anointing H4888 shall surely be an everlasting priesthood throughout their generations.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 7:35 - This is the portion of the anointing H4888 of Aaron, and of the anointing H4888 of his sons, out of the offerings of the LORD made by fire, in the day when he presented them to minister unto the LORD in the priest's office;
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 8:2 - Take Aaron and his sons with him, and the garments, and the anointing H4888 oil, and a bullock for the sin offering, and two rams, and a basket of unleavened bread;
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 8:10 - And Moses took the anointing H4888 oil, and anointed the tabernacle and all that was therein, and sanctified them.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 8:12 - And he poured of the anointing H4888 oil upon Aaron's head, and anointed him, to sanctify him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 8:30 - And Moses took of the anointing H4888 oil, and of the blood which was upon the altar, and sprinkled it upon Aaron, and upon his garments, and upon his sons, and upon his sons' garments with him; and sanctified Aaron, and his garments, and his sons, and his sons' garments with him.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 10:7 - And ye shall not go out from the door of the tabernacle of the congregation, lest ye die: for the anointing H4888 oil of the LORD is upon you. And they did according to the word of Moses.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 21:10 - And he that is the high priest among his brethren, upon whose head the anointing H4888 oil was poured, and that is consecrated to put on the garments, shall not uncover his head, nor rend his clothes;
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 21:12 - Neither shall he go out of the sanctuary, nor profane the sanctuary of his God; for the crown of the anointing H4888 oil of his God is upon him: I am the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 4:16 - And to the office of Eleazar the son of Aaron the priest pertaineth the oil for the light, and the sweet incense, and the daily meat offering, and the anointing H4888 oil, and the oversight of all the tabernacle, and of all that therein is, in the sanctuary, and in the vessels thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 18:8 - And the LORD spake unto Aaron, Behold, I also have given thee the charge of mine heave offerings of all the hallowed things of the children of Israel; unto thee have I given them by reason of the anointing, H4888 and to thy sons, by an ordinance for ever.

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