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Strong's #4519 - מְנַשֶּׁה

Transliteration
Mᵉnashsheh
Phonetics
men-ash-sheh'
Origin
from (H5382)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
TWOT
1217
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Manasseh = “causing to forget”

1) the eldest son of Joseph and progenitor of the tribe of Manasseh

1a) the tribe descended from Manasseh

1b) the territory occupied by the tribe of Manasseh

2) son of king Hezekiah of Judah and himself king of Judah; he was the immediate and direct cause for the exile

3) a descendant of Pahath-moab who put away a foreign wife in the time of Ezra

4) a descendant of Hashum who put away a foreign wife in the time of Ezra

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (146)
Genesis 11
Numbers 21
Deuteronomy 4
Joshua 43
Judges 7
1 Kings 1
2 Kings 11
1 Chronicles 19
2 Chronicles 19
Ezra 2
Psalms 3
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 2
NAS (146)
Genesis 11
Numbers 21
Deuteronomy 4
Joshua 43
Judges 7
1 Kings 1
2 Kings 11
1 Chronicles 19
2 Chronicles 19
Ezra 2
Psalms 3
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 2
HCS (146)
Genesis 11
Numbers 21
Deuteronomy 4
Joshua 43
Judges 7
1 Kings 1
2 Kings 11
1 Chronicles 19
2 Chronicles 19
Ezra 2
Psalms 3
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 2
BSB (146)
Genesis 11
Numbers 21
Deuteronomy 4
Joshua 43
Judges 7
1 Kings 1
2 Kings 11
1 Chronicles 19
2 Chronicles 19
Ezra 2
Psalms 3
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 2
ESV (141)
Genesis 11
Numbers 20
Deuteronomy 3
Joshua 42
Judges 7
1 Kings 1
2 Kings 11
1 Chronicles 17
2 Chronicles 19
Ezra 2
Psalms 3
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 2
WEB (146)
Genesis 11
Numbers 21
Deuteronomy 4
Joshua 43
Judges 7
1 Kings 1
2 Kings 11
1 Chronicles 19
2 Chronicles 19
Ezra 2
Psalms 3
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 2
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מְנַשֶּׁה136 proper name, masculine person and tribe Manasseh (interpretation of Genesis 41:51 as Pi`el causative √II. נשׁה q. v.); — ׳מ Genesis 46:20 +; מְנַשֶּׁ֑ה Genesis 41:51 + (on Judges 18:30 see משֶׁה); with article (strangely), ׳הַמְֿ Joshua 1:12 10t. (see below); ᵐ5 Μαν(ν)ασση; —

1

a. Manasseh, eldest son of Joseph Genesis 41:51; Genesis 48:1,13,14 (twice in verse); Genesis 48:17,20 (twice in verse), also Genesis 50:23 (father of Machir; all E), Genesis 46:20; Genesis 48:5 (both P).

b. of tribe, often + Ephraim (see אֶפְרַיִם): (I) the part west of Jordan: a. ׳בְּנֵי מ Joshua 16:9; Joshua 17:2 a (׳בנימֿהַנּוֺתָרִים), Joshua 17:2 b; Joshua 17:6; Joshua 17:12 (all J E), 1 Chronicles 7:29; 1 Chronicles 9:3 (׳בְּנֵי אֶפְרַיִם וּמ; Joshua 13:29 see below); β.׳מ alone, Joshua 17:5,8 (twice in verse); Joshua 17:9b; Joshua 17:11,17; Deuteronomy 34:2 (׳אֶרֶץ אֶפְרַיִם וּמ; all J E), 2 Chronicles 30:10 ( id.), Joshua 16:4; Joshua 17:7; Joshua 17:9a; Joshua 17:10 (all P), also apparently Deuteronomy 33:17 (poem), Judges 1:27; Judges 6:15,35; Judges 7:23; Isaiah 9:20 (twice in verse); Psalm 80:3 10t. Chronicles; γ.׳מַטֵּה מ 1 Chronicles 6:55; ׳חֲצִי מַטֵּה מ Joshua 21:6,25; 1 Chronicles 12:32 (van d. H v. 1 Chronicles 12:31); ׳מַחֲצִית מַטֵּה חֲצִי מ 1 Chronicles 6:46 (but on text see Kit); וְאֶפְרַיִם׳שְׁנֵי מַטּוֺת מ Joshua 14:4 (P); δ. ׳חֲצִי שֵׁבֶט מ 1 Chronicles 27:20; with article ׳הַשֵּׁבֶט הַמְֿ Joshua 13:7 (D). (2) of Manasseh east of Jordan; α.׳בְּנֵי מ Joshua 22:30,31 (P); β. ׳מ alone, Judges 11:29 (distinctly of territory), Judges 12:4 (but on text see GFM), Psalm 60:9 = Psalm 108:9; ׳חֲצִי הַמ 1 Chronicles 27:21; γ.׳מַטֵּה מ Joshua 17:1 a Joshua 20:8 (both P), 1 Chronicles 6:47; ׳חֲצִי מַטֵּה מ Joshua 22:1 (D), Numbers 34:14; Joshua 21:5,27 (all P), 1 Chronicles 6:56; חֲצִי מַטֵּה׳בְּנֵי מ Joshua 13:29 (P); δ. ׳חֲצִי שֵׁבֶט מ Deuteronomy 3:13 (D), Joshua 13:29; Joshua 22:13,15 (all P), 1 Chronicles 15:18,23,26; 1 Chronicles 12:38 (van d. H v. 1 Chronicles 12:37); בֶּןיֿוֺסֵף׳חֲצִי שֵׁבֶט מ Numbers 32:33 (P); with article ׳חֲצִי שֵׁבֶט הַמְֿ Joshua 1:12; Joshua 4:12; Joshua 12:6; Joshua 18:7; Joshua 22:1,7 (all D), Joshua 22:9,10,11,21 (all P). Here belong also (chiefly) references to ׳מ as father of Machir (compare Genesis 50:23 above): Numbers 27:1; Numbers 32:39,40; Numbers 36:1; Joshua 13:31; Joshua 17:1,3(all P), 1 Chronicles 7:14,17; and of Jair Deuteronomy 3:14 (D), Numbers 32:41 (P), 1 Kings 4:13 (compare מָכִיר, יָאִיר). (3) of undivided tribe (never ׳שֵׁבֶט מ): α.׳בְּנֵי מ Numbers 1:34; Numbers 2:20; Numbers 7:54; Numbers 26:29; Numbers 36:12 (all P); β. ׳מ alone, Numbers 1:10; Numbers 26:28,34; Numbers 27:1 b (all P), Ezekiel 48:4,5; γ.׳מַטֵּה מ Numbers 1:35; Numbers 2:20; Numbers 13:11, ׳מַטֵּה בְּנֵי מ Numbers 10:23; Numbers 34:13 (all P).

2 son of Hezekiah, and king of Judah (Assyrian Menasê, Minsê Schr COT 2 Kings 21:1); — 2 Kings 20:21; 2 Kings 21:1 9t. Kings, 12t. Chronicles, Jeremiah 15:4.

3 two who had taken strange wives:

a. Ezra 10:30.

b. Ezra 10:33.


Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

מְנַשֶּׁה (“one who forgets;” see Genesis 41:51), pr.n. Gr. Μανασσῆς, Manasseh.

(1) a son of Joseph, adopted by Jacob his grandfather, Genesis 48:1, seqq. For the boundaries of the territory of the tribe of Manasseh, part of which was on each side of Jordan, see -Josh. 13:2932 ; 17:8, seqq. Patron. מְנַשִּׁי Deuteronomy 4:43.

(2) a king of Judah (699-644, B.C.), the son of Hezekiah, remarkable for his idolatry, superstition, and cruelty towards the righteous, -2 Kings 21:118 ; -2 Ch. 33:120.

(3)  Judges 18:30 כתיב.

(4)  Ezra 10:30.

(5) verse 33 Ezra 10:33.


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List of Word Forms
בִּמְנַשֶּׁ֔ה במנשה הַֽמְנַשֶּֽׁה׃ הַֽמְנַשֶּׁ֑ה הַֽמְנַשֶּׁ֗ה הַֽמְנַשֶּׁ֜ה הַֽמְנַשֶּׁ֨ה הַֽמְנַשֶּׁה֙ המנשה המנשה׃ וְכִמְנַשֶּׁ֑ה וְלִמְנַשֶּׁ֖ה וּמְנַשֶּֽׁה׃ וּמְנַשֶּׁ֑ה וּמְנַשֶּׁ֔ה וּמְנַשֶּׁ֖ה וּמְנַשֶּׁ֗ה וּמְנַשֶּׁ֜ה וּמִֽמְּנַשֶּׁ֞ה וכמנשה ולמנשה וממנשה ומנשה ומנשה׃ לִמְנַשֶּֽׁה׃ לִמְנַשֶּׁ֔ה לִמְנַשֶּׁ֕ה לִמְנַשֶּׁ֜ה למנשה למנשה׃ מְ נַ seg>שֶּׁ֜ה מְנַשֶּֽׁה׃ מְנַשֶּׁ֑ה מְנַשֶּׁ֔ה מְנַשֶּׁ֖ה מְנַשֶּׁ֗ה מְנַשֶּׁ֛ה מְנַשֶּׁ֜ה מְנַשֶּׁ֣ה מְנַשֶּׁ֤ה מְנַשֶּׁ֥ה מְנַשֶּׁ֧ה מְנַשֶּׁה֙ מְנַשֶּׁה֮ מִֽמְּנַשֶּׁ֡ה ממנשה מנשה מנשה׃ bim·naš·šeh bimnashSheh bimnaššeh ham·naš·šeh hamnashSheh hamnaššeh lim·naš·šeh limnashSheh limnaššeh mə·naš·šeh menashSheh mənaššeh mim·mə·naš·šeh mimenashSheh mimmənaššeh ū·mə·naš·šeh ū·mim·mə·naš·šeh umenashSheh ūmənaššeh umimenashSheh ūmimmənaššeh vechimnashSheh velimnashSheh wə·ḵim·naš·šeh wə·lim·naš·šeh wəḵimnaššeh wəlimnaššeh
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