H4931 משׁמרת - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

Feminine of H4929; watch, that is, the act (custody) or (concretely) the sentry, the post; objectively preservation, or (concretely) safe; figuratively observance, that is, (abstractly) duty, or (objectively) a usage or party

KJV Usage: charge, keep, to be kept, office, ordinance, safeguard, ward, watch.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. guard, charge, function, obligation, service, watch
a. guard, watch, house of detention or confinement
b. keeping, preserving
c. charge, injunction
d. office, function (ceremonial)
Origin: from H4929
TWOT: 2414g
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

View how H4931 משׁמרת is used in the Bible

First 30 of 69 occurrences of H4931 משׁמרת

Genesis 26:5
Exodus 12:6
Exodus 16:23
Exodus 16:32
Exodus 16:33
Exodus 16:34
Leviticus 8:35
Leviticus 18:30
Leviticus 22:9
Numbers 1:53
Numbers 3:7
Numbers 3:8
Numbers 3:25
Numbers 3:28
Numbers 3:31
Numbers 3:32
Numbers 3:36
Numbers 3:38
Numbers 4:27
Numbers 4:28
Numbers 4:31
Numbers 4:32
Numbers 8:26
Numbers 9:19
Numbers 9:23
Numbers 17:10
Numbers 18:3
Numbers 18:4
Numbers 18:5
Numbers 18:8

Corresponding Greek Words

mishmeret G596 apo theke
mishmeret G2183 eph emeria
mishmeret G3925 par em bole
mishmeret G5438 phulake