H4912 משׁל - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


משׁל
mâshâl
maw-shawl'
Apparently from H4910 in some original sense of superiority in mental action; properly a pithy maxim, usually of a metaphorical nature; hence a simile (as an adage, poem, discourse)

KJV Usage: byword, like, parable, proverb.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

משׁל

1. proverb, parable
a. proverb, proverbial saying, aphorism
b. byword
c. similitude, parable
d. poem
e. sentences of ethical wisdom, ethical maxims
Origin: apparently from H4910 in some original sense of superiority in mental action
TWOT: 1258a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H4912 משׁל is used in the Bible

First 30 of 39 occurrences of H4912 משׁל

Numbers 23:7
Numbers 23:18
Numbers 24:3
Numbers 24:15
Numbers 24:20
Numbers 24:21
Numbers 24:23
Deuteronomy 28:37
1 Samuel 10:12
1 Samuel 24:13
1 Kings 4:32
1 Kings 9:7
2 Chronicles 7:20
Job 13:12
Job 27:1
Job 29:1
Psalms 44:14
Psalms 49:4
Psalms 69:11
Psalms 78:2
Proverbs 1:1
Proverbs 1:6
Proverbs 10:1
Proverbs 25:1
Proverbs 26:7
Proverbs 26:9
Ecclesiastes 12:9
Isaiah 14:4
Jeremiah 24:9
Ezekiel 12:22