4383. mikshol
Strong's Concordance
mikshol: a stumbling, means or occasion of stumbling, a stumbling block
Original Word: מִכְשׁוֹל
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: mikshol
Phonetic Spelling: (mik-shole')
Short Definition: block
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from kashal
Definition
a stumbling, means or occasion of stumbling, a stumbling block
NASB Translation
fall (1), obstacle (2), occasion of stumbling (1), stumble (2), stumbling block (6), stumbling blocks (1), troubled (1).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
מִכְשׁוֺל noun masculineJeremiah 6:21 a stumbling, means or occasion of stumbling, stumbling-block; — ׳מ absolute Isaiah 8:14 3t., מִכְשֹׁל Leviticus 19:14; construct מִכְשׁוֺל 1 Samuel 25:31 6t. Ezekiel; plural מִכְשֹׁלִים Jeremiah 6:21 + Ezekiel 21:20 ᵑ0 (Co and others מֻכְשָׁלִים, see below); —

1 stumbling, ׳צוּר מ Isaiah 8:14 (fig) a rock of stumbling (i.e. over which one stumbles); literal הַרְבֵּה הַמִּכְשֹׁלִים Ezekiel 21:20 an abundance of stumblings, falls (si vera lectio; ᵐ5. οἱ ἀσθενοῦντες, apparently reading participle, compare Sm; so Co Da (as a possibility), i.e. מֻכְשָׁלִים

Hoph`al Participle of כשׁל = those who have stumbled or been overthrown).

2 means, or occasion of stumbling, stumbling-block; a literal Leviticus 19:14.

b. figurative of misfortune, calamity Paslm Lev 119:165; in divine judgment Jeremiah 6:21; Ezekiel 3:20, as a hindrance to restoration of people Isaiah 57:14.

c. in ethical sense עֲוֺנָם ׳מ Ezekiel 7:19 a stumbling-block of (i.e. occasioning) their iniquity, so Ezekiel 14:3,4,7; Ezekiel 18:30; Ezekiel 44:12 (mostly with reference to idols.).

d. לֵב ׳מ 1 Samuel 25:31 a stumbling-block of heart i.e. ground for remorse.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
caused to fall, offence, nothing offered, ruin, stumbling-block

Or mikshol {mik-shole'}; masculine from kashal; a stumbling-block, literally or figuratively (obstacle, enticement (specifically an idol), scruple) -- caused to fall, offence, X (no-)thing offered, ruin, stumbling-block.

see HEBREW kashal

Forms and Transliterations
הַמִּכְשֹׁלִ֔ים המכשלים וּלְמִכְשׁ֨וֹל וּמִכְשׁ֣וֹל וּמִכְשׁ֤וֹל ולמכשול ומכשול לְמִכְשׁ֖וֹל לְמִכְשׁ֣וֹל למכשול מִכְשֹׁ֑ל מִכְשֹׁלִ֑ים מִכְשֽׁוֹל׃ מִכְשׁ֖וֹל מִכְשׁ֛וֹל מִכְשׁ֜וֹל מִכְשׁ֥וֹל מכשול מכשול׃ מכשל מכשלים ham·miḵ·šō·lîm hammichshoLim hammiḵšōlîm lə·miḵ·šō·wl lemichShol ləmiḵšōwl michShol michshoLim miḵ·šō·lîm miḵ·šō·wl miḵ·šōl miḵšōl miḵšōlîm miḵšōwl ū·lə·miḵ·šō·wl ū·miḵ·šō·wl ulemichShol ūləmiḵšōwl umichShol ūmiḵšōwl
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14 Occurrences


ham·miḵ·šō·lîm — 1 Occ.
lə·miḵ·šō·wl — 2 Occ.
miḵ·šōl — 6 Occ.
miḵ·šō·lîm — 1 Occ.
ū·lə·miḵ·šō·wl — 1 Occ.
ū·miḵ·šō·wl — 3 Occ.

Leviticus 19:14
HEB: לֹ֥א תִתֵּ֖ן מִכְשֹׁ֑ל וְיָרֵ֥אתָ מֵּאֱלֹהֶ֖יךָ
NAS: place a stumbling block before
KJV: nor put a stumblingblock before
INT: nor place A stumbling shall revere your God

1 Samuel 25:31
HEB: לְךָ֡ לְפוּקָה֩ וּלְמִכְשׁ֨וֹל לֵ֜ב לַאדֹנִ֗י
NAS: grief or a troubled heart
KJV: That this shall be no grief unto thee, nor offence of heart
INT: likewise grief A troubled heart to my lord

Psalm 119:165
HEB: וְאֵֽין־ לָ֥מוֹ מִכְשֽׁוֹל׃
NAS: And nothing causes them to stumble.
KJV: thy law: and nothing shall offend them.
INT: your law and nothing to stumble

Isaiah 8:14
HEB: נֶ֠גֶף וּלְצ֨וּר מִכְשׁ֜וֹל לִשְׁנֵ֨י בָתֵּ֤י
NAS: and a rock to stumble over, [And] a snare
KJV: and for a rock of offence to both
INT: to strike rock to stumble to both the houses

Isaiah 57:14
HEB: דָ֑רֶךְ הָרִ֥ימוּ מִכְשׁ֖וֹל מִדֶּ֥רֶךְ עַמִּֽי׃
NAS: Remove [every] obstacle out of the way
KJV: take up the stumblingblock out of the way
INT: the way Remove obstacle of the way of my people

Jeremiah 6:21
HEB: הָעָ֥ם הַזֶּ֖ה מִכְשֹׁלִ֑ים וְכָ֣שְׁלוּ בָ֠ם
NAS: I am laying stumbling blocks before
KJV: Behold, I will lay stumblingblocks before this people,
INT: people this stumbling will stumble Fathers

Ezekiel 3:20
HEB: עָ֔וֶל וְנָתַתִּ֥י מִכְשׁ֛וֹל לְפָנָ֖יו ה֣וּא
NAS: and I place an obstacle before
KJV: and I lay a stumblingblock before
INT: iniquity place an obstacle before he

Ezekiel 7:19
HEB: יְמַלֵּ֑אוּ כִּֽי־ מִכְשׁ֥וֹל עֲוֹנָ֖ם הָיָֽה׃
NAS: has become an occasion of stumbling.
KJV: their bowels: because it is the stumblingblock of their iniquity.
INT: fill for an occasion their iniquity has become

Ezekiel 14:3
HEB: עַל־ לִבָּ֔ם וּמִכְשׁ֣וֹל עֲוֹנָ֔ם נָתְנ֖וּ
NAS: their faces the stumbling block of their iniquity.
KJV: and put the stumblingblock of their iniquity
INT: in their hearts the stumbling of their iniquity put

Ezekiel 14:4
HEB: אֶל־ לִבּ֗וֹ וּמִכְשׁ֤וֹל עֲוֹנוֹ֙ יָשִׂים֙
NAS: his face the stumbling block of his iniquity,
KJV: and putteth the stumblingblock of his iniquity
INT: in his heart the stumbling of his iniquity puts

Ezekiel 14:7
HEB: אֶל־ לִבּ֔וֹ וּמִכְשׁ֣וֹל עֲוֹנ֔וֹ יָשִׂ֖ים
NAS: his face the stumbling block of his iniquity,
KJV: and putteth the stumblingblock of his iniquity
INT: in his heart the stumbling of his iniquity puts

Ezekiel 18:30
HEB: יִהְיֶ֥ה לָכֶ֛ם לְמִכְשׁ֖וֹל עָוֹֽן׃
NAS: may not become a stumbling block to you.
KJV: so iniquity shall not be your ruin.
INT: may not become A stumbling iniquity

Ezekiel 21:15
HEB: לֵ֗ב וְהַרְבֵּה֙ הַמִּכְשֹׁלִ֔ים עַ֚ל כָּל־
NAS: and many fall at all
KJV: may faint, and [their] ruins be multiplied:
INT: that hearts and many fall at all

Ezekiel 44:12
HEB: לְבֵֽית־ יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל לְמִכְשׁ֣וֹל עָוֹ֑ן עַל־
NAS: and became a stumbling block of iniquity
KJV: of Israel to fall into iniquity;
INT: to the house of Israel A stumbling of iniquity against

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