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Strong's #4565 - מִסְתָּר

from (H5641)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
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1) secret place, hiding place

1a) secret place

1b) hiding place

1b1) for protection

1b2) for perpetration of crime

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2927 ‑ κρυπτός (kroop‑tos');  517 ‑ ἀόρατος (ah‑or'‑at‑os);  2927 ‑ κρυπτός (kroop‑tos');  2977 ‑ λάθρᾳ (lath'‑rah);  
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KJV (10)
Psalms 4
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 3
Lamentations 1
Habakkuk 1
NAS (17)
Psalms 7
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 5
Lamentations 2
Habakkuk 1
HCS (10)
Psalms 4
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 3
Lamentations 1
Habakkuk 1
BSB (10)
Psalms 4
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 3
Lamentations 1
Habakkuk 1
ESV (10)
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Jeremiah 3
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WEB (10)
Psalms 4
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Lamentations 1
Habakkuk 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2516) rtx (סתר STR) AC: Hide CO: ? AB: ?: (eng: mystery)

V) rtx (סתר STR) - Hide: To hide or conceal. [Hebrew and Aramaic] [df: rtV] KJV (85): (vf: Niphal, Hiphil, Hitpael, Pual, Piel) hide, secret, close, absent, conceal - Strongs: H5641 (סָתַר), H5642 (סְתַר), H8368 (שָׂתַר)

Nm ) rtx (סתר STR) - Hiding: A covert or secret hiding or hiding place. [df: rtV] KJV (35): secret, secretly, covert, hiding, backbiting, covering, disguise, privily - Strongs: H5643 (סִתְרָה)

am ) rtxm (מסתר MSTR) - Hiding: KJV (1): hid, secret, secretly - Strongs: H4564 (מַסְתֵּר)

ef1) ertix (סיתרה SYTRH) - Protection: In the sense of hiding. [df: hrtV] KJV (1): protection - Strongs: H5643 (סִתְרָה)

hm ) rtxm (מסתר MSTR) - Secret: A place of hiding. KJV (10): secret, secretly - Strongs: H4565 (מִסְתָּר)

hcm) rftxm (מסתור MSTWR) - Hiding: KJV (1): covert - Strongs: H4563 (מִסְתּוֹר)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מִסְתָּר noun [masculine] secret place, hiding place; — absolute ׳מ Psalm 10:9; Habakkuk 3:14; usually plural מִסְתָּרִים Jeremiah 13:17 6t.; suffix מִסְתָּרָיו Jeremiah 49:10; —

1 secret place(s), concealed from view, Jeremiah 13:17; where treasures are stored Isaiah 45:3.

2 hiding-place(s):

a. for protection Jeremiah 23:24; Jeremiah 49:10.

b. for perpetration of crime, especially murder: Psalm 10:8 ("" מַאֲרָב), simile of lion Psalm 10:9, Psalm 17:12, compare Habakkuk 3:14; Psalm 64:5; of ׳י lying in wait Lamentations 3:10 (as a lion).

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

מִסְתָּר m.a hiding-place, spec. used of the place of an ambush, Psalms 10:9, 17:12 Lamentations 3:10.

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List of Word Forms
בְּמִסְתָּרִ֥ים בְּמִסְתָּרִֽים׃ בַּֽ֭מִּסְתָּרִים בַּמִּסְתָּ֨ר ׀ בַּמִּסְתָּֽר׃ בַּמִּסְתָּרִ֛ים בַּמִּסְתָּרִ֣ים במסתר במסתר׃ במסתרים במסתרים׃ מִסְתָּרִ֑ים מִסְתָּרָ֔יו מסתריו מסתרים bam·mis·tā·rîm bam·mis·tār bammisTar bammistār Bammistarim bammistārîm bə·mis·tā·rîm bemistaRim bəmistārîm mis·tā·rāw mis·tā·rîm mistaRav mistārāw mistaRim mistārîm
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