International Standard Bible EncyclopediaMARISH
mar'-ish (gebhe'; helos): An old form of "marsh," found in the King James Version, the English Revised Version Ezekiel 47:11 (the American Standard Revised Version "marsh"). Some (not all) editions of the King James Version Apocrypha have retained this same spelling in 1 Maccabees 9:42, 45 (the Revised Version (British and American) "marsh").
Strong's Hebrew1360. gebe -- a cistern, pool
... marish, pit. From an unused root meaning probably to collect; a reservoir; by analogy,
a marsh -- marish, pit. 1359, 1360. gebe. 1361 . Strong's Numbers.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (n.) Low, wet ground; a marsh; a fen; a bog; a moor.
2. (a.) Moory; fenny; boggy.
... 1. (n.) Low, wet ground; a marsh; a fen; a bog; a moor. 2. (a.) Moory; fenny; boggy.
3. (a.) Growing in marshes. Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. MARISH. ...
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Marishes (1 Occurrence)
Marsh (4 Occurrences)
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