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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #07568 - רֶשֶׁת
1a1) for catching
1a2) of judgment (figuratively)
1a3) of leaders leading people to sin
1a4) as a trap for man
1b) network (brazen — for altar of tabernacle)
1458) sr (רסה RSh) AC: Inherit CO: Head AB: ?: The pictograph r is a picture of the head. The head of the tribe (chief) or family (father) is passed from generation to generation. The head grants permission for the betrothal of his daughters and determines the inheritor of the tribe or family. The head of a person, place, thing or time. (eng: raise - with the exchange of the s and sh)
Nm ) sar (ראסה RASh) - Head: The top of the body. A person in authority or role of leader. The top, beginning or first of something. [Hebrew and Aramaic] [df: syr] KJV (619): head, chief, top, beginning, company, captain, sum, first, principal, chapiters, rulers - Strongs: H7217 (רֵאשׁ), H7218 (רֹאשׁ), H7389 (רִישׁ)
ef1) esair (ריאסהה RYAShH) - Beginning: The head of a space such as the head of a river or time such as an event. KJV (185): first, former, beginning, chief, before, old, foremost, aforetime - Strongs: H7223 (רִאשֹׁן)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
a. for catching (birds, etc.) חִנָּם מְזֹרָההָרָ֑שֶׁת Proverbs 1:17 to no purpose is the net spread in the eyes of any bird; elsewhere figurative (1) of judgment of ׳י, all with פרשׁ: Hosea 7:12 ("" כְּעוֺף הַשָּׁמַיִם אוֺרִידֵם), Ezekiel 12:13; Ezekiel 17:20 (both "" מְצוּדָתִי), Ezekiel 32:3 (of ׳י catching Pharaoh, under figure of sea-monster; "" II. חֵרֶם); (2) of nations capturing king of Israel under figure of lion Ezekiel 19:8 (with פרשׁ; "" שַׁחְתָּם); (3) of priests and rulers (as entangling people in sin) Hosea 5:1 ("" מַּח).
b. spread for feet of man (figurative): (1) by ׳י Lamentations 1:13 (with מָּרַשׁ); (2) by wicked (= plot) Proverbs 29:5 (with פרשׁ), Psalm 140:6 (c. id.; "" טָמַן מַּךְ), Psalm 10:9; Psalm 25:15, שֻׁלַּח בְּדֶשֶׁת בְּרַגְלָיו Job 18:8 ("" שְׂבָכָה); elsewhere with טמן Psalm 9:16 ("" שַׁחַת), Psalm 31:5; Psalm 35:7 (שַׁחַת רִשְׁתָּם), Psalm 31:8; with הֵכִין Psalm 57:7 ("" שִׁיחָה).
2 brazen network for altar of tabernacle הָרֶשֶׁת Exodus 27:4,5; נְחשֶׁת׳מִכְבָּר מַעֲשֵׂה ר Exodus 27:4 = Exodus 38:4 (all P). — On Infinitive רֶשֶׁת, see ירשׁ above
רֶ֫שֶׁת net, see ירשׁ.
רֶשֶׁת with suff. רִשְׁתִּי pr. inf. of the verb יָרַשׁ in the sense of taking, and seizing, f. a net, Psalms 57:7, 9:16 31:5 Lamentations 1:13. פָּרַשׂ רֶשֶׁת עַל to spread, or cast a net upon something. Ezekiel 12:13, 17:20 32:3. מַעֲשֵׂה רֶשֶׁת “net-work,” Exodus 27:4.