4189. moshekah or mosheketh
Strong's Concordance
moshekah or mosheketh: a cord
Original Word: מוֹשְׁכָה
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Transliteration: moshekah or mosheketh
Phonetic Spelling: (mo-shek-aw')
Definition: a cord
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from mashak
a cord
NASB Translation
cords (1).

[משֶׁ֫כֶת] noun feminine cord; — only plural construct משְׁכוֺת כְּסִיל Job 38:31 the cords of Orion, i.e. probably those by which (according to some legend) he is dragged along in the sky (compare Di).

מִשְׁכָּב see שׁכב. מִשְׁכָּן see שׁכן.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Act participle feminine of mashak; something drawing, i.e. (figuratively) a cord -- band.

see HEBREW mashak

Forms and Transliterations
מֹשְׁכ֖וֹת משכות mō·šə·ḵō·wṯ mōšəḵōwṯ mosheChot
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Englishman's Concordance
Job 38:31
HEB: כִּימָ֑ה אֽוֹ־ מֹשְׁכ֖וֹת כְּסִ֣יל תְּפַתֵּֽחַ׃
NAS: Or loose the cords of Orion?
KJV: or loose the bands of Orion?
INT: of the Pleiades Or the cords constellation loose

1 Occurrence

Strong's Hebrew 4189
1 Occurrence

mō·šə·ḵō·wṯ — 1 Occ.

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