H4284 מחשׁבת מחשׁבה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

מחשׁבת מחשׁבה
machăshâbâh machăshebeth
makh-ash-aw-baw', makh-ash-eh'-beth
From H2803; a contrivance, that is, (concretely) a texture, machine, or (abstractly) intention, plan (whether bad, a plot; or good, advice)

KJV Usage: cunning (work), curious work, device (-sed), imagination, invented, means, purpose, thought.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


מחשׁבת מחשׁבה

1. thought, device
a. thought
b. device, plan, purpose
c. invention
Origin: from H2803
TWOT: 767d
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

1) thought, device
1a) thought
1b) device, plan, purpose
1c) invention

View how H4284 מחשׁבת מחשׁבה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 56 occurrences of H4284 מחשׁבת מחשׁבה

Genesis 6:5 of the thoughts
Exodus 31:4 beautifully wrought works,
Exodus 35:32 wrought works,
Exodus 35:33 any manner of skilful
Exodus 35:35 wrought work.
2 Samuel 14:14 means,
1 Chronicles 28:9 of the thoughts:
1 Chronicles 29:18 of the thoughts
2 Chronicles 2:14 every device
2 Chronicles 26:15 invented
Esther 8:3 and his plot
Esther 8:5 devised
Esther 9:25 plot,
Job 5:12 the devices
Job 21:27 your thoughts,
Psalms 33:10 the devices
Psalms 33:11 the thoughts
Psalms 40:5 and thy thoughts
Psalms 56:5 all their thoughts
Psalms 92:5 and thy thoughts
Psalms 94:11 the thoughts
Proverbs 6:18 imaginations,
Proverbs 12:5 The thoughts
Proverbs 15:22 purposes
Proverbs 15:26 The thoughts
Proverbs 16:3 and thy thoughts
Proverbs 19:21 devices
Proverbs 20:18 Every purpose
Proverbs 21:5 The thoughts
Isaiah 55:7 his thoughts:

Distinct usage

6 the thoughts
3 devices
2 the devices
2 and thy thoughts
2 thoughts
2 and his purposes,
2 and all their imaginations
2 of the thoughts
1 beautifully wrought works,
1 wrought works,
1 any manner of skilful
1 wrought work.
1 invented
1 your thoughts,
1 and thy thoughts
1 Every purpose
1 For my thoughts
1 are not your thoughts,
1 and my thoughts
1 than your thoughts.
1 their own thoughts;
1 and their thoughts:
1 of their thoughts,
1 a plot
1 our own devices,
1 a purpose
1 yea, and he shall plot
1 not the thoughts
1 his thoughts:
1 their thoughts
1 are thoughts
1 imaginations,
1 means,
1 devised
1 plot,
1 and his plot
1 all their thoughts
1 for they shall plot
1 of the thoughts:
1 purposes
1 for every purpose
1 every device
1 thought:

Corresponding Greek Words

machashavah G266 hamartia
machashavah G649 apo stello
machashavah G1012 boule
machashavah G1261 dia logismos
machashavah G1270 dia noema
machashavah G1271 dianoia
machashevet G1821 ex apo stello
machashevet G3053 logismos
machashevet G4678 sophia

Related words


H2803 חשׁב châshab

A primitive root; properly to plait or interpenetrate, that is, (literally) to weave or (generally) to fabricate; figuratively to plot or contrive (usually in a malicious sense); hence (from the mental effort) to think, regard, value, compute

KJV Usage: (make) account (of), conceive, consider, count, cunning (man, work, workman), devise, esteem, find out, forecast, hold, imagine, impute, invent, be like, mean, purpose, reckon (-ing be made), regard, think.

H2804 חשׁב chăshab
(Chaldee); corresponding to H2803; to regard

KJV Usage: repute.

H2805 חשׁב chêsheb
From H2803; a belt or strap (as being interlaced)

KJV Usage: curious girdle.

H2806 חשׁבּדּנה chashbaddânâh
From H2803 and H1777; considerate judge; Chasbaddanah, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Hasbadana.

H2807 חשׁבה chăshûbâh
From H2803; estimation; Chashubah, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Hashubah.

H2808 חשׁבּון cheshbôn
From H2803; properly contrivance; by implication intelligence

KJV Usage: account, device, reason.

H2810 חשּׁבון chishshâbôn
From H2803; a contrivance, that is, actual (a warlike machine) or mental (a machination)

KJV Usage: engine, invention.

H2811 חשׁביהוּ חשׁביה chăshabyâh chăshabyâhû
חשׁביהוּ חשׁביה
chăshabyâh chăshabyâhû
khash-ab-yaw', khash-ab-yaw'-hoo
From H2803 and H3050; Jah has regarded; Chashabjah, the name of nine Israelites

KJV Usage: Hashabiah.

H2815 חשּׁוּב chashshûb
From H2803; intelligent; Chashshub, the name of two or three Israelites

KJV Usage: Hashub, Hasshub.