4201. mezuzah
Strong's Concordance
mezuzah: a doorpost, gatepost
Original Word: מְזוּזָה
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Transliteration: mezuzah
Phonetic Spelling: (mez-oo-zaw')
Definition: a doorpost, gatepost
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from the same as ziz
Definition
a doorpost, gatepost
NASB Translation
door post (2), door posts (1), doorpost (4), doorposts (10), post (1), posts (2).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
מְזוּזָה noun feminine door-post, gate-post, absolute ׳מ Exodus 21:6; Isaiah 57:8; construct מְזוּזַת 1 Samuel 1:9; Ezekiel 46:2 + Ezekiel 41:21 (strike out ᵑ6 Co compare ᵐ5 Hi), Ezekiel 45:19 (twice in verse) (in both מְזוּזוֺת ᵐ5 ᵑ6 ᵑ9 Co); suffix מְזוּזָתִי Ezekiel 43:8, מְזוּזָתָם Ezekiel 43:8; plural מְזוּזוֺת 1 Kings 6:31 2t. (+ Ezekiel 45:19 (twice in verse) Co see above), מְזוּזֹת Exodus 12:7 4t., מְזֻזוֺת Deuteronomy 6:9; Judges 16:3; — door-post, gate-post,

1 of dwelling-house Exodus 12:7 (P), Exodus 12:22; Exodus 12:23; Exodus 21:6 (all J E), Deuteronomy 6:9; Deuteronomy 11:20 compare Isaiah 57:8; also מְּתָחָ֑י ׳מ Proverbs 8:34, מְזוּזָתָם Ezekiel 43:8; of Solomon's house 1 Kings 7:5.

2 of house of ׳י:

a. of the pre-Solomonic sanctuary of ׳י 1 Samuel 1:9.

b. of Solomon's temple 1 Kings 6:33; of the דְּבִיר 1 Kings 6:31.

c. of Ezekiel's temple Ezekiel 41:21 (strike out Co see above), Ezekiel 43:8 (מְזוּזָתִי), הַבַּיִת ׳מ Ezekiel 45:19, שַׁעַר ׳מ Ezekiel 45:9, compare Ezekiel 46:2.

3 of city-gates Judges 16:3.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
door, side post

Or mzuzah {mez-oo-zaw'}; from the same as ziyz; a door-post (as prominent) -- (door, side) post.

see HEBREW ziyz

Forms and Transliterations
הַמְּזוּז֔וֹת הַמְּזוּזָ֑ה הַמְּזוּזֹ֑ת הַמְּזוּזֹ֔ת הַמְּזוּזֹ֖ת המזוזה המזוזות המזוזת וְהַמְּזוּז֖וֹת וְהַמְּזוּזָ֔ה וּמְזֽוּזָתָם֙ והמזוזה והמזוזות ומזוזתם מְזוּז֖וֹת מְזוּז֣וֹת מְזוּז֥וֹת מְזוּזַ֔ת מְזוּזַ֖ת מְזוּזַ֣ת מְזוּזָתִ֔י מְזוּזֹ֥ת מזוזות מזוזת מזוזתי ham·mə·zū·zāh ham·mə·zū·zō·wṯ ham·mə·zū·zōṯ hammezuZah hamməzūzāh hammezuZot hamməzūzōṯ hamməzūzōwṯ mə·zū·zā·ṯî mə·zū·zaṯ mə·zū·zō·wṯ mə·zū·zōṯ mezuZat məzūzaṯ mezuzaTi məzūzāṯî mezuZot məzūzōṯ məzūzōwṯ ū·mə·zū·zā·ṯām umezuzaTam ūməzūzāṯām vehammezuZah vehammezuZot wə·ham·mə·zū·zāh wə·ham·mə·zū·zō·wṯ wəhamməzūzāh wəhamməzūzōwṯ
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Exodus 12:7
HEB: עַל־ שְׁתֵּ֥י הַמְּזוּזֹ֖ת וְעַל־ הַמַּשְׁק֑וֹף
NAS: it on the two doorposts and on the lintel
KJV: [it] on the two side posts and on the upper door post
INT: on the two doorposts and on the lintel

Exodus 12:22
HEB: וְאֶל־ שְׁתֵּ֣י הַמְּזוּזֹ֔ת מִן־ הַדָּ֖ם
NAS: and the two doorposts; and none
KJV: and the two side posts with the blood
INT: and to the two doorposts some of the blood

Exodus 12:23
HEB: וְעַ֖ל שְׁתֵּ֣י הַמְּזוּזֹ֑ת וּפָסַ֤ח יְהוָה֙
NAS: and on the two doorposts, the LORD
KJV: and on the two side posts, the LORD
INT: over the two doorposts will pass the LORD

Exodus 21:6
HEB: א֖וֹ אֶל־ הַמְּזוּזָ֑ה וְרָצַ֨ע אֲדֹנָ֤יו
NAS: or the doorpost. And his master
KJV: him to the door, or unto the door post; and his master
INT: or about the doorpost shall pierce and his master

Deuteronomy 6:9
HEB: וּכְתַבְתָּ֛ם עַל־ מְזוּזֹ֥ת בֵּיתֶ֖ךָ וּבִשְׁעָרֶֽיךָ׃
NAS: You shall write them on the doorposts of your house
KJV: And thou shalt write them upon the posts of thy house,
INT: shall write on the doorposts of your house your gates

Deuteronomy 11:20
HEB: וּכְתַבְתָּ֛ם עַל־ מְזוּז֥וֹת בֵּיתֶ֖ךָ וּבִשְׁעָרֶֽיךָ׃
NAS: You shall write them on the doorposts of your house
KJV: And thou shalt write them upon the door posts of thine house,
INT: shall write on the doorposts of your house your gates

Judges 16:3
HEB: הָעִיר֙ וּבִשְׁתֵּ֣י הַמְּזוּז֔וֹת וַיִּסָּעֵם֙ עִֽם־
NAS: and the two posts and pulled
KJV: and the two posts, and went away
INT: of the city and the two posts and pulled along

1 Samuel 1:9
HEB: הַכִּסֵּ֔א עַל־ מְזוּזַ֖ת הֵיכַ֥ל יְהוָֽה׃
NAS: on the seat by the doorpost of the temple
KJV: upon a seat by a post of the temple
INT: the seat by the doorpost of the temple of the LORD

1 Kings 6:31
HEB: שָׁ֑מֶן הָאַ֥יִל מְזוּז֖וֹת חֲמִשִֽׁית׃
NAS: the lintel [and] five-sided doorposts.
KJV: the lintel [and] side posts [were] a fifth part
INT: of olive the lintel doorposts five-sided

1 Kings 6:33
HEB: לְפֶ֥תַח הַֽהֵיכָ֖ל מְזוּז֣וֹת עֲצֵי־ שָׁ֑מֶן
NAS: four-sided doorposts of olive
KJV: of the temple posts [of] olive
INT: the entrance of the nave doorposts wood of olive

1 Kings 7:5
HEB: וְכָל־ הַפְּתָחִ֥ים וְהַמְּזוּז֖וֹת רְבֻעִ֣ים שָׁ֑קֶף
NAS: the doorways and doorposts [had] squared
KJV: And all the doors and posts [were] square,
INT: All the doorways and doorposts squared frames

Proverbs 8:34
HEB: י֑וֹם לִ֝שְׁמֹ֗ר מְזוּזֹ֥ת פְּתָחָֽי׃
NAS: at my gates, Waiting at my doorposts.
KJV: waiting at the posts of my doors.
INT: daily Waiting my doorposts of my doors

Isaiah 57:8
HEB: וְאַחַ֤ר הַדֶּ֙לֶת֙ וְהַמְּזוּזָ֔ה שַׂ֖מְתְּ זִכְרוֹנֵ֑ךְ
NAS: the door and the doorpost You have set
KJV: the doors also and the posts hast thou set up
INT: Behind the door and the doorpost have set your sign

Ezekiel 41:21
HEB: הַֽהֵיכָ֖ל מְזוּזַ֣ת רְבֻעָ֑ה וּפְנֵ֣י
NAS: The doorposts of the nave were square;
KJV: The posts of the temple
INT: of the nave the doorposts were square the front

Ezekiel 43:8
HEB: אֶת־ סִפִּ֗י וּמְזֽוּזָתָם֙ אֵ֣צֶל מְזוּזָתִ֔י
NAS: by My threshold and their door post
KJV: by my thresholds, and their post by
INT: their threshold my threshold and their door beside post

Ezekiel 43:8
HEB: וּמְזֽוּזָתָם֙ אֵ֣צֶל מְזוּזָתִ֔י וְהַקִּ֖יר בֵּינִ֣י
NAS: and their door post beside
KJV: by my posts, and the wall
INT: and their door beside post with the wall between

Ezekiel 45:19
HEB: וְנָתַן֙ אֶל־ מְזוּזַ֣ת הַבַּ֔יִת וְאֶל־
NAS: and put [it] on the door posts
KJV: and put [it] upon the posts of the house,
INT: and put to the door of the house on

Ezekiel 45:19
HEB: לַמִּזְבֵּ֑חַ וְעַ֨ל־ מְזוּזַ֔ת שַׁ֖עַר הֶחָצֵ֥ר
NAS: [it] on the door posts of the house,
KJV: of the altar, and upon the posts of the gate
INT: of the altar and posts of the gate court

Ezekiel 46:2
HEB: וְעָמַד֙ עַל־ מְזוּזַ֣ת הַשַּׁ֔עַר וְעָשׂ֣וּ
NAS: and stand by the post of the gate.
KJV: and shall stand by the post of the gate,
INT: and stand by the post of the gate shall provide

19 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 4201
19 Occurrences


ham·mə·zū·zāh — 1 Occ.
ham·mə·zū·zōṯ — 4 Occ.
mə·zū·zaṯ — 5 Occ.
mə·zū·zā·ṯî — 1 Occ.
mə·zū·zōṯ — 5 Occ.
ū·mə·zū·zā·ṯām — 1 Occ.
wə·ham·mə·zū·zāh — 1 Occ.
wə·ham·mə·zū·zō·wṯ — 1 Occ.










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