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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #06116 - עֲצֶרֶת
1) assembly, solemn assembly
1a) assembly (sacred or festive meeting)
1b) assemblage, company, group
V) ryo (אהתסר AhTsR) - Stop: To stop from occurring in the sense of halting, shutting or restraining. KJV (46): (vf: Paal, Niphal) shut, stay, retain, detain, able, withhold, keep, prevail, recover, refrain, reign - Strongs: H6113 (עָצַר)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
1 sacred assembly, rejected by ׳י, Isaiah 1:13 and (at Bethel, etc.) Amos 5:21; for Baal 2 Kings 10:20; Deuteronomy 16:8 (last day of Maƒƒoth), Leviticus 23:36 (P), Numbers 29:35 (P), Nehemiah 8:18 (all of day after feast of booths), compare 2 Chronicles 7:9 [Late Hebrew of feast of weeks, ᵑ7עֲצַרְתָּא Jos Ant. iii. 10, 6 Ἀσάρτα]; occasional, Joel 1:14; Joel 2:15.
2 assemblage, company (in General), בֹּגְדִים׳ע Jeremiah 9:1 an assemblage of deceivers (Gr עֲדַת; Che חֶבְרַת).