4693. Matsor
Strong's Concordance
Matsor: a country Southwest of the Red Sea
Original Word: מָצוֹר
Part of Speech: Proper Name Location
Transliteration: Matsor
Phonetic Spelling: (maw-tsore')
Short Definition: Egypt
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from the same as Mitsrayim
a country S.W. of the Red Sea
NASB Translation
Egypt (5).

מָצוֺר proper name, of a territory = מִצְרַיִם; only in poetry: ׳יֶאֹרֵי מ Isaiah 19:6; 2 Kings 19:24 = Isaiah 37:25; וְעָדֶיךָ יָבוֺא לְמִנִּי וְעַד נָהָר ׳וּלְמִנִּי מ ׳אַשּׁוּד וְעָרֵי מ Micah 7:12 (ᵐ5 misunderstands everywhere).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
besieged places, defense, fortified

The same as matsowr in the sense of a limit; Egypt (as the border of Palestine) -- besieged places, defense, fortified.

see HEBREW matsowr

Forms and Transliterations
מָצ֑וֹר מָצֽוֹר׃ מָצוֹר֙ מצור מצור׃ mā·ṣō·wr māṣōwr maTzor
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4 Occurrences

mā·ṣō·wr — 4 Occ.

2 Kings 19:24
HEB: כֹּ֖ל יְאֹרֵ֥י מָצֽוֹר׃
NAS: up All the rivers of Egypt.
KJV: up all the rivers of besieged places.
INT: All the rivers of Egypt

Isaiah 19:6
HEB: וְחָרְב֖וּ יְאֹרֵ֣י מָצ֑וֹר קָנֶ֥ה וָס֖וּף
NAS: The streams of Egypt will thin
KJV: [and] the brooks of defence shall be emptied
INT: and dry the streams of Egypt the reeds and rushes

Isaiah 37:25
HEB: כֹּ֖ל יְאֹרֵ֥י מָצֽוֹר׃
NAS: up All the rivers of Egypt.'
KJV: all the rivers of the besieged places.
INT: All the rivers places

Micah 7:12
HEB: מָצ֑וֹר וּלְמִנִּ֤י מָצוֹר֙ וְעַד־ נָהָ֔ר
NAS: and the cities of Egypt, From Egypt even to the Euphrates,
KJV: even to thee from Assyria, and [from] the fortified cities,
INT: besieged at of Egypt even to the Euphrates

4 Occurrences

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