H4549 מסס - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to liquefy; figuratively to waste (with disease), to faint (with fatigue, fear or grief)

KJV Usage: discourage, faint, be loosed, melt (away), refuse, X utterly.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to dissolve, melt
a. (Qal) to waste away
b. (Niphal)
1. to melt, vanish, drop off, melt away
2. to faint, grow fearful (fig.)
3. wasted, worthless (participle)
c. (Hiphil) to cause to melt
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1223
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H4549 מסס is used in the Bible

20 occurrences of H4549 מסס

Exodus 16:21
Deuteronomy 1:28
Deuteronomy 20:8
Joshua 2:11
Joshua 5:1
Joshua 7:5
Judges 15:14
1 Samuel 15:9
2 Samuel 17:10
Psalms 22:14
Psalms 68:2
Psalms 97:5
Psalms 112:10
Isaiah 10:18
Isaiah 13:7
Isaiah 19:1
Isaiah 34:3
Ezekiel 21:7
Micah 1:4
Nahum 2:10

Corresponding Greek Words

masas hi. G868 aph istemi
masas ni. G1026 brecho
masas ni. G1168 deiliao
masas ni. G1262 dia luo
masas ni. G1839 ex istemi
masas ni. G2274 hettao
masas ni. G2352 thrauo
masas ni. G4422 ptoeo
masas ni. G4531 saleuo
masas ni. G5080 teko