H4294 מטּה מטּה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

מטּה מטּה
maṭṭeh maṭṭâh
mat-teh', mat-taw'
From H5186; a branch (as extending); figuratively a tribe; also a rod, whether for chastising (figuratively correction), ruling (a sceptre), throwing (a lance), or walking (a staff; figuratively a support of life, for example bread)

KJV Usage: rod, staff, tribe.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


מטּה מטּה

1. staff, branch, tribe
a. staff, rod, shaft
b. branch (of vine)
c. tribe
1. company led by chief with staff (originally)
Origin: from H5186
TWOT: 1352b
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) staff, branch, tribe
1a) staff, rod, shaft
1b) branch (of vine)
1c) tribe
1c1) company led by chief with staff (originally)

View how H4294 מטּה מטּה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 248 occurrences of H4294 מטּה מטּה

Genesis 38:18 and thy staff
Genesis 38:25 and staff.
Exodus 4:2 A rod.
Exodus 4:4 it, and it became a rod
Exodus 4:17 this rod
Exodus 4:20 the rod
Exodus 7:9 thy rod,
Exodus 7:10 his rod
Exodus 7:12 his rod,
Exodus 7:12 rod
Exodus 7:12 their rods.
Exodus 7:15 and the rod
Exodus 7:17 with the rod
Exodus 7:19 thy rod,
Exodus 7:20 the rod,
Exodus 8:5 with thy rod
Exodus 8:16 thy rod,
Exodus 8:17 with his rod,
Exodus 9:23 his rod
Exodus 10:13 his rod
Exodus 14:16 thy rod,
Exodus 17:5 and thy rod,
Exodus 17:9 with the rod
Exodus 31:2 of the tribe
Exodus 31:6 of the tribe
Exodus 35:30 of the tribe
Exodus 35:34 of the tribe
Exodus 38:22 of the tribe
Exodus 38:23 of the tribe
Leviticus 24:11 of the tribe

Distinct usage

57 of the tribe
26 And out of the tribe
12 of them, even of the tribe
12 tribe
10 out of the tribe
8 of the tribes
5 for the tribe
4 the rod
4 rod
4 thy rod,
4 the staff
4 of the tribes,
4 the tribe
3 his rod
3 Then the tribe
3 tribes,
2 their rods.
2 with the rod
2 tribe;
2 throughout all the tribes
2 of every tribe,
2 tribes
2 of the rod
2 were given out of the tribe
2 and the staff
2 staff
2 the rod,
2 rods
2 by him shall be the tribe
2 rods:
2 and the rod
1 and staff.
1 his rod,
1 with his rod,
1 after the tribe
1 namely, of the tribe
1 upon the rod
1 Of every tribe
1 according to the tribes
1 of every tribe,
1 are these: Of the tribe
1 remained in the tribe
1 tribe.
1 of that tribe,
1 tribe,
1 were given them out of the tribe
1 the whole staff
1 or as if the staff
1 his staff
1 and as his rod
1 with a staff,
1 into a rod
1 of a rod
1 and with his rod
1 and, behold, the rod
1 your staff
1 next to him shall be the tribe
1 Then the tribe
1 And by him shall be the tribe
1 of every one of them a rod

Corresponding Greek Words

matteh G2218 zugos
matteh G2372 thumos
matteh G4127 plege
matteh G4464 rhabdos
matteh G5443 phule

Related words


H5186 נטה nâṭâh

A primitive root; to stretch or spread out; by implication to bend away (including moral deflection); used in a great variety of applications

KJV Usage: + afternoon, apply, bow (down, -ing), carry aside, decline, deliver, extend, go down, be gone, incline, intend, lay, let down, offer, outstretched, overthrown, pervert, pitch, prolong, put away, shew, spread (out), stretch (forth, out), take (aside), turn (aside, away), wrest, cause to yield.

H3194 יוּטה יטּה yûṭṭâh yûṭâh
יוּטה יטּה
yûṭṭâh yûṭâh
yoot-taw', yoo-taw'
From H5186; extended; Juttah (or Jutah), a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Juttah.

H4296 מטּה miṭṭâh
From H5186; a bed (as extended) for sleeping or eating; by analogy a sofa, litter or bier

KJV Usage: bed ([-chamber]), bier.

H4297 מטּה mûṭṭeh
From H5186; a stretching, that is, distortion (figuratively iniquity)

KJV Usage: perverseness.

H4298 מטּה mûṭṭâh
From H5186; expansion

KJV Usage: stretching out.