3968. Meah
Strong's Concordance
Meah: a tower on the N. wall of Jer.
Original Word: מֵאָה
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Transliteration: Meah
Phonetic Spelling: (may-aw')
Short Definition: hundred
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from meah
Definition
a tower on the N. wall of Jer.
NASB Translation
hundred (2).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
II. מֵאָה noun feminine used as proper name of tower on northern wall of Jerusalem, מִגְדַּל הַמֵּאָהב Nehemiah 3:1; Nehemiah 12:39.

[מַאֲוַי], מַאֲוִיֵּי see below I. אוה above

מאם (√ of following, meaning unknown; Ol § 205 proposes √ אום = חום black, compare already Ew § 160 d).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
Meah

The same as me'ah; Meah, a tower in Jerusalem -- Meah.

see HEBREW me'ah

Forms and Transliterations
הַמֵּאָ֔ה הַמֵּאָה֙ המאה ham·mê·’āh hammê’āh hammeAh
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Strong's Hebrew 3968
2 Occurrences


ham·mê·’āh — 2 Occ.

Nehemiah 3:1
HEB: וְעַד־ מִגְדַּ֤ל הַמֵּאָה֙ קִדְּשׁ֔וּהוּ עַ֖ד
NAS: the wall to the Tower of the Hundred [and] the Tower
KJV: of it; even unto the tower of Meah they sanctified
INT: against to the Tower of the Hundred consecrated against

Nehemiah 12:39
HEB: חֲנַנְאֵל֙ וּמִגְדַּ֣ל הַמֵּאָ֔ה וְעַ֖ד שַׁ֣עַר
NAS: and the Tower of the Hundred, as far
KJV: and the tower of Meah, even unto the sheep
INT: of Hananel and the Tower of the Hundred far Gate

2 Occurrences

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