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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #4673 - מַצָּב

Word Origin
from (05324)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) station, garrison, standing-place

1a) standing-place (of feet)

1b) station, office, position

1c) garrison, post, outpost

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3622 ‑ οἰκονομία (oy‑kon‑om‑ee'‑ah);  5287 ‑ ὑπόστασις (hoop‑os'‑tas‑is);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (10) NAS (15) HCS (9)
Joshua 2
1 Samuel 6
2 Samuel 1
Isaiah 1
Joshua 2
1 Samuel 7
2 Samuel 1
Isaiah 1
Joshua 1
1 Samuel 6
2 Samuel 1
Isaiah 1
n-cms 1
n-cmsc 8
n-cms 1
n-cmsc 8
n-cms 1
n-cmsc 8

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1393) by (תסב TsB) AC: Stand CO: Wall AB: ?: The pictograph y is a picture of a man on his side, the b is a picture of a tent. Combined these mean "side of the tent". The walls of the tent enclose what is inside. The tent walls stand firm and strong, protecting it from the harsh elements. As the family swells in size, the tent walls are enlarged.

A) by (תסב TsB) AC: ? CO: Wall AB: ?

Nm ) by (תסב TsB) - I. Wagon:A walled wagon for transport. II. Tortoise:From its shell as a wagon. KJV (3): covered, litter, tortoise - Strongs: H6632 (צָב)

am) bym (מתסב MTsB) - Garrison: The walled in army. [df: bun] KJV (10): garrison, station, stood - Strongs: H4673 (מַצָּב)

af1 ) ebym (מתסבה MTsBH) - Garrison: The walled in army. KJV (2): garrison, army - Strongs: H4675 (מַצָּבָה)

fm) iby (תסבי TsBY) - I. Gazelle:An animal of a herd as an army. II. Beauty:The beauty and grace of the gazelle. KJV (32): roe, roebuck, glory, glorious, beautiful, beauty, goodly, pleasant - Strongs: H6643 (צְבִי)

ff1) eiby (תסביה TsBYH) - Gazelle: A female gazelle. KJV (2): roe - Strongs: H6646 (צְבִיָּה)

rm) fby (תסבו TsBW) - Purpose: [Unknown connection to root; Aramaic only] KJV (1): purpose - Strongs: H6640 (צְבוּ)

E) aby (תסבא TsBA) AC: Muster CO: Army AB: ?: The mustering of an army as a wall of protection.

V) aby (תסבא TsBA) - I. Muster:To gather for service, work or war. [Hebrew and Aramaic] II. Will:Ones desires. [Aramaic only] KJV (23): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) fight, assemble, muster, war, perform, wait, will - Strongs: H6633 (צָבָא), H6634 (צְבָה)

Nm) aby (תסבא TsBA) - Army: KJV (485): host, war, army, battle, service - Strongs: H6635 (צְבָאָה)

H) eby (תסבה TsBH) AC: Swell CO: ? AB: ?: As the family grows the tent is enlarged and seen as a swelling of the tent.

V) eby (תסבה TsBH) - Swell: KJV (3): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) swell, fight - Strongs: H6638 (צָבָה)

Nm) eby (תסבה TsBH) - Swelling: KJV (1): swell - Strongs: H6639 (צָבֶה)

L) byi (יתסב YTsB) AC: Stand CO: ? AB: Truth: A standing firm and fast as a wall.

V) byi (יתסב YTsB) - Stand: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (49): (vf: Hitpael) stand, present, set, withstand, remain, resort, truth - Strongs: H3320 (יָצַב), H3321 (יְצַב)

bm) biyi (יתסיב YTsYB) - Truth: What stands firm. [Aramaic only] KJV (5): true, truth, certainty, certain - Strongs: H3330 (יַצִּיב)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מַצָּב noun masculine 1 Samuel 13:23 standing-place, station, garrison; — ׳מ absolute 1 Samuel 14:15, construct מַצַּב Joshua 4:3,9 + (Baer in Sm מַצָּב, compare on 1 Samuel 13:23, but see Ginsb); suffix מַצָּבֶ֫ךָ Isaiah 22:19; —

1 standing-place of feetJosh Isaiah 4:3; Isaiah 4:9 (JE).

2 station, office Isaiah 22:19 ("" מַעֲמָד).

3 garrison, post, or outpost (of Philistines) 1 Samuel 13:23; 1 Samuel 14:1,4,6,11,15; 2 Samuel 23:14; so read also 1 Samuel 14:12 (for ᵑ0מַצָּבָה) ᵐ5 Th We Bu HPS.

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List of Word Forms
הַמַּצָּב֙ המצב וּמַצַּ֣ב ומצב מִמַּצַּב֙ מִמַּצָּבֶ֑ךָ מַצַּ֖ב מַצַּ֣ב מַצַּב֙ ממצב ממצבך מצב ham·maṣ·ṣāḇ hammaṣṣāḇ hammatzTzav maṣ·ṣaḇ maṣṣaḇ matzTzav mim·maṣ·ṣā·ḇe·ḵā mim·maṣ·ṣaḇ mimatzTzav mimatztzaVecha mimmaṣṣaḇ mimmaṣṣāḇeḵā ū·maṣ·ṣaḇ ūmaṣṣaḇ umatzTzav
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