Ma`owz

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4581  
Original WordWord Origin
zw[mfrom (05810)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Ma`owzTWOT - 1578a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
maw-oze'         Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. place or means of safety, protection, refuge, stronghold
    1. place of safety, fastness, harbour, stronghold
    2. refuge (of God) (fig.)
    3. human protection (fig.)
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 36
defense 4, fortress 4, fortresses 3, helmet 2, protection 2, refuge 3, safety 2, strength 5, strong 1, stronghold 9, strongholds 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Judges1
2 Samuel1
Nehemiah1
Psalms9
Proverbs1
Isaiah9
Jeremiah1
Ezekiel2
Daniel7
Joel1
Nahum2


Total35
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Ma`owz". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .