Machah

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4229 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hxma primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
MachahTWOT - 1178,1179,1181c
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
maw-khaw' Verb
Definition
  1. to wipe, wipe out
    1. (Qal)
      1. to wipe
      2. to blot out, obliterate
      3. to blot out, exterminate
    2. (Niphal)
      1. to be wiped out
      2. to be blotted out
      3. to be exterminated
    3. (Hiphil) to blot out (from memory)
  2. (Qal) to strike
  3. (Pual) full of marrow (participle)
NAS Word Usage - Total: 33
blot 12, blotted 11, destroys 1, utterly blot 1, wash off 1, wipe 1, wipe...away 1, wiped 1, wipes 3, wiping 1
NAS Verse Count
Genesis3
Exodus3
Numbers1
Deuteronomy4
Judges1
2 Kings2
Nehemiah2
Psalms6
Proverbs3
Isaiah3
Jeremiah1
Ezekiel1


Total30
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 Machah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .