Mah

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 04100 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hma primitive particle
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
MahTWOT - 1149
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
maw
Definition
interr pron
  1. what, how, of what kind
    1. (interrogative)
      1. what?
      2. of what kind
      3. what? (rhetorical)
      4. whatsoever, whatever, what
    2. (adverb)
      1. how, how now
      2. why
      3. how! (exclamation)
    3. (with prep)
      1. wherein?, whereby?, wherewith?, by what means?
      2. because of what?
      3. the like of what? 1c
    4. how much?, how many?, how often? 1c
    5. for how long?
      1. for what reason?, why?, to what purpose?
      2. until when?, how long?, upon what?, wherefore? indef pron
  2. anything, aught, what may
King James Word Usage - Total: 27
what, how, why, whereby, wherein, how long, how oft, to what end
KJV Verse Count
Genesis8
Numbers1
Joshua1
Judges2
1 Samuel2
2 Samuel2
Job2
Psalms1
Proverbs1
Solomon1
Isaiah1
Jeremiah1
Lamentations1
Amos1
Zechariah1
Malachi1


Total27
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 Mah". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .