Mitspah

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4709  
Original WordWord Origin
hpcmfrom (04708)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
MitspahNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
mits-paw'   Proper Name Feminine
 Definition
Mizpah = "watchtower"
  1. a place in Gilead north of Jabbok and location of Laban's cairn
  2. a place in Gilead south of Jabbok; site unknown
  3. a place near Mount Hermon
  4. an old sacred place in Benjamin
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 39
Mizpah 38, Mizpeh 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis1
Joshua1
Judges8
1 Samuel6
1 Kings1
2 Kings2
2 Chronicles1
Nehemiah3
Jeremiah12
Hosea1


Total36
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 Mitspah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .