H4672 מצא - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to come forth to, that is, appear or exist; transitively to attain, that is, find or acquire; figuratively to occur, meet or be present

KJV Usage: + be able, befall, being, catch, X certainly (cause to) come (on, to, to hand), deliver, be enough (cause to) find (-ing, occasion, out), get (hold upon), X have (here), be here, hit, be left, light (up-) on, meet (with), X occasion serve, (be) present, ready, speed, suffice, take hold on.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to find, attain to
a. (Qal)
1. to find 1a
b. to find, secure, acquire, get (thing sought) 1a
c. to find (what is lost) 1a
d. to meet, encounter 1a
e. to find (a condition) 1a
f. to learn, devise
1. to find out 1a
g. to find out 1a
h. to detect 1a
i. to guess
1. to come upon, light upon 1a
j. to happen upon, meet, fall in with 1a
k. to hit 1a
l. to befall
m. (Niphal)
1. to be found 1b
n. to be encountered, be lighted upon, be discovered 1b
o. to appear, be recognised 1b
p. to be discovered, be detected 1b
q. to be gained, be secured
1. to be, be found 1b
r. to be found in 1b
s. to be in the possession of 1b
t. to be found in (a place), happen to be 1b
u. to be left (after war) 1b
v. to be present 1b
w. to prove to be 1b
x. to be found sufficient, be enough
y. (Hiphil)
1. to cause to find, attain
2. to cause to light upon, come upon, come
3. to cause to encounter
4. to present (offering)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1231
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H4672 מצא is used in the Bible

First 30 of 425 occurrences of H4672 מצא

Genesis 2:20
Genesis 4:14
Genesis 4:15
Genesis 6:8
Genesis 8:9
Genesis 11:2
Genesis 16:7
Genesis 18:3
Genesis 18:26
Genesis 18:28
Genesis 18:29
Genesis 18:30
Genesis 18:31
Genesis 18:32
Genesis 19:11
Genesis 19:15
Genesis 19:19
Genesis 26:12
Genesis 26:19
Genesis 26:32
Genesis 27:20
Genesis 30:14
Genesis 30:27
Genesis 31:32
Genesis 31:33
Genesis 31:34
Genesis 31:35
Genesis 31:37
Genesis 32:5
Genesis 32:19

Corresponding Greek Words

matsa see G1941 st. epi kaleo
matsa G322 ana deiknumi
matsa G864 aph ikneomai
matsa G1096 ginomai
matsa G1097 ginosko
matsa G1410 dunamai
matsa G2111 eu thetos
matsa G2141 eu poreo
matsa G2212 zeteo
matsa G2983 lambano
matsa G4819 sum baino
matsa G4876 sun antao
matsa G5177 tugchano
matsa G5297 hupo phero
matsa hi. G3860 para didomi
matsa hi. G4374 pros phero
matsa ni. G114 atheteo
matsa ni. G2014 epi phaino
matsa ni. G2641 kata leipo
matsa ni. G4393 pro phero
matsa qal,ni G700 aresko
matsa qal,ni G714 arkeo
matsa qal,ni G2192 echo
matsa qal,ni G2638 kata lambano
matsa qal,ni,hi G2147 heurisko