Miysha'el

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4332 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
laXymfrom (04310) and (0410) with the abbrev. insep. relatively [see (0834)] interposed
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Miysha'elNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
mee-shaw-ale' Proper Name Masculine
Definition
Mishael = "who is what God is"
  1. the godly friend of Daniel who Nebuchadnezzar renamed Meshach; one of the three friends who with Daniel refused to make themselves unclean by eating food from the king's table which went against the dietary laws which God had given the Jews; also one of the three who were thrown into the fiery furnace for refusing to bow down to a graven image of Nebuchadnezzar and who were saved by the angel of the Lord
  2. a son of Uzziel and a cousin of Moses and Aaron
  3. one of those who stood at the left hand of Ezra when he read the law to the people
NAS Word Usage - Total: 7
Mishael 7
NAS Verse Count
Exodus1
Leviticus1
Nehemiah1
Daniel4


Total7
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 Miysha'el". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .