Metsach

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4696 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
xcmfrom an unused root meaning to be clear, i.e. conspicuous
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
MetsachTWOT - 1233a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
may'-tsakh Noun Masculine
Definition
  1. brow, forehead
NAS Word Usage - Total: 13
forehead 10, foreheads 2, stubborn* 1
NAS Verse Count
Exodus1
1 Samuel1
2 Chronicles2
Isaiah1
Jeremiah1
Ezekiel4


Total10
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 Metsach". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .