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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #4133 - מוֹטָה
1285) um (מתה MTh) AC: Shake CO: Branch AB: ?: The pictograph m is a picture of water, the u is a picture of a basket which contains objects. Combined these mean "liquid contained". A green branch still contains water allowing the branch to be flexible. A green branch can then be bent to the desired shape and left to dry.
V) ufm (מותה MWTh) - Shake: To shake or waver as a green branch. KJV (39): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Hitpael) move, remove, slip, carry, cast, course, decay, fall, shake, slide - Strongs: H4131 (מוֹט)
Nm) ufm (מותה MWTh) - I. Branch:The bent bar of the yoke that goes around the neck, also a branch that is used as pole. II. Wavering:A slipping or wavering of the foot. KJV (6): bar, moved, staff, yoke - Strongs: H4132 (מוֹט)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
(1) i.q. מוֹט No. 2, a bar, staff, 1 Chronicles 15:15. מֹטוֹת הָעֹל bars of a yoke, Leviticus 26:13; Ezekiel 34:27, a bent piece of wood put round the neck of a bull, with the two ends fastened to a wooden yoke.
(2) a yoke itself, Jeremiah 27:2, 28:10, 12 Jeremiah 28:12; Ezekiel 30:18. Metaph. Isaiah 58:6, Isaiah 58:9.
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