To be made few; diminished.

Again, they are MINISHED and brought low through oppression, affliction, and sorrow. He poureth contempt upon princes, and causeth them to wander in the wilderness, where there is no way. ( Psalm 107:39-40 )

Source: A King James Dictionary. (Used with permission. Copyright © Philip P. Kapusta)

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"Entry for 'Minish'". A King James Dictionary.


min'-ash (the King James Version and the English Revised Version Exodus 15:19; Psalms 107:39; the English Revised Version Isaiah 19:6; Hosea 8:10):

The verb "mannish," "make small," is now obsolete, being replaced by its derivative "diminish" (compare the American Standard Revised Version in all verses above).

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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'MINISH'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.