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Lexicon :: Strong's H7568 - rešeṯ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 920c

Strong’s Definitions

רֶשֶׁת resheth, reh'-sheth; from H3423; a net (as catching animals):—net(-work).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x

The KJV translates Strong's H7568 in the following manner: net (20x), network (with H4639) (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x
The KJV translates Strong's H7568 in the following manner: net (20x), network (with H4639) (1x).
  1. net

    1. net

      1. for catching

      2. of judgment (fig)

      3. of leaders leading people to sin

      4. as a trap for man

    2. network (brazen - for altar of tabernacle)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רֶשֶׁת resheth, reh'-sheth; from H3423; a net (as catching animals):—net(-work).
STRONGS H7568: Abbreviations
רֶ֫שֶׁת noun feminineExodus 27:5 net; — absolute רֶשֶׁת Hosea 5:1 + 11 times; רָ֑שֶׁת Proverbs 1:17; construct רֶשֶׁת Exodus 27:4; Exodus 38:4; suffix רִשְׁתִּי Hosea 7:12 + 2 times; רִשְׁתּוֺ Psalm 10:9; Psalm 35:8; רִשְׁתָּם Ezekiel 19:8; Psalm 35:7; —
1. net:
a. for catching (birds, etc.) חִנָּם מְזֹרָה הָרָ֑שֶׁת Proverbs 1:17 to no purpose is the net spread in the eyes of any bird; elsewhere figurative
(1) of judgment of י׳, all with פרשׁ : Hosea 7:12 (|| כְּעוֺף הַשָּׁמַיִם אוֺרִידֵם), Ezekiel 12:13; Ezekiel 17:20 (both || מְצוּדָתִי), Ezekiel 32:3 (of י׳ catching Pharaoh, under figure of sea-monster; || II. חֵרֶם);
(2) of nations capturing king of Israel under figure of lion Ezekiel 19:8 (with פרשׁ; || שַׁחְתָּם);
(3) of priests and rulers (as entangling people in sin) Hosea 5:1 (|| פַּח).
b. spread for feet of man (figurative):
(1) by י׳ Lamentations 1:13 (with פָּרַשׁ);
(2) by wicked (= plot) Proverbs 29:5 (with פרשׁ), Psalm 140:6 (with id.; || פַּח טָמַן), Psalm 10:9; Psalm 25:15, שֻׁלַּח בְּדֶשֶׁת בְּרַגְלָיו Job 18:8 (|| שְׂבָכָה); elsewhere with טמן Psalm 9:16 (|| שַׁחַת), Psalm 31:5; Psalm 35:7 (שַׁחַת רִשְׁתָּם), Psalm 31:8; with הֵכִין Psalm 57:7 (|| שִׁיחָה).
2. brazen network for altar of tabernacle הָרֶשֶׁת Exodus 27:4, 5; נְחשֶׁת מִכְבָּר מַעֲשֵׂה ר׳ Exodus 27:4 = Exodus 38:4 (all P). — On Infinitive רֶשֶׁת, see ירשׁ above.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


27:4; 27:4; 27:4; 27:5; 27:5; 38:4; 38:4




9:16; 10:9; 10:9; 25:15; 31:5; 31:8; 35:7; 35:7; 35:8; 57:7; 140:6


1:17; 1:17; 29:5




12:13; 17:20; 19:8; 19:8; 32:3


5:1; 5:1; 7:12; 7:12


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7568 matches the Hebrew רֶשֶׁת (rešeṯ),
which occurs 22 times in 21 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:4 - And thou shalt make for it a grate of network of brass; and upon the net H7568 shalt thou make four brasen rings in the four corners thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:5 - And thou shalt put it under the compass of the altar beneath, that the net H7568 may be even to the midst of the altar.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 38:4 - And he made for the altar a brasen grate of network H7568 under the compass thereof beneath unto the midst of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 18:8 - For he is cast into a net H7568 by his own feet, and he walketh upon a snare.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 9:15 - The heathen are sunk down in the pit that they made: in the net H7568 which they hid is their own foot taken.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:9 - He lieth in wait secretly as a lion in his den: he lieth in wait to catch the poor: he doth catch the poor, when he draweth him into his net. H7568
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 25:15 - Mine eyes are ever toward the LORD; for he shall pluck my feet out of the net. H7568
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:4 - Pull me out of the net H7568 that they have laid privily for me: for thou art my strength.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 35:7 - For without cause have they hid for me their net H7568 in a pit, which without cause they have digged for my soul.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 35:8 - Let destruction come upon him at unawares; and let his net H7568 that he hath hid catch himself: into that very destruction let him fall.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 57:6 - They have prepared a net H7568 for my steps; my soul is bowed down: they have digged a pit before me, into the midst whereof they are fallen themselves. Selah.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 140:5 - The proud have hid a snare for me, and cords; they have spread a net H7568 by the wayside; they have set gins for me. Selah.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:17 - Surely in vain the net H7568 is spread in the sight of any bird.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:5 - A man that flattereth his neighbour spreadeth a net H7568 for his feet.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 1:13 - From above hath he sent fire into my bones, and it prevaileth against them: he hath spread a net H7568 for my feet, he hath turned me back: he hath made me desolate and faint all the day.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 12:13 - My net H7568 also will I spread upon him, and he shall be taken in my snare: and I will bring him to Babylon to the land of the Chaldeans; yet shall he not see it, though he shall die there.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 17:20 - And I will spread my net H7568 upon him, and he shall be taken in my snare, and I will bring him to Babylon, and will plead with him there for his trespass that he hath trespassed against me.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 19:8 - Then the nations set against him on every side from the provinces, and spread their net H7568 over him: he was taken in their pit.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 32:3 - Thus saith the Lord GOD; I will therefore spread out my net H7568 over thee with a company of many people; and they shall bring thee up in my net.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 5:1 - Hear ye this, O priests; and hearken, ye house of Israel; and give ye ear, O house of the king; for judgment is toward you, because ye have been a snare on Mizpah, and a net H7568 spread upon Tabor.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 7:12 - When they shall go, I will spread my net H7568 upon them; I will bring them down as the fowls of the heaven; I will chastise them, as their congregation hath heard.
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