H4694 מצרה מצוּרה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

מצרה מצוּרה
me tsûrâh me tsûrâh
mets-oo-raw', mets-oo-raw'
Feminine of H4692; a hemming in, that is, (objectively) a mound (of siege), or (subjectively) a rampart (of protection), (abstractly) fortification

KJV Usage: fenced (city,) fort, munition, strong hold.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


מצרה מצוּרה

1. siege-works, stronghold, rampart
a. siege-works
b. rampart
Origin: from H4692
TWOT: 1898b
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

1) siege-works, stronghold, rampart
1a) siege-works
1b) rampart

View how H4694 מצרה מצוּרה is used in the Bible

8 occurrences of H4694 מצרה מצוּרה

2 Chronicles 11:10 fortified
2 Chronicles 11:11 the strong holds,
2 Chronicles 11:23 to every fortified
2 Chronicles 12:4 the fortified
2 Chronicles 14:6 fortified
2 Chronicles 21:3 with fortified
Isaiah 29:3 forts
Nahum 2:1 the fortress,

Distinct usage

2 fortified
1 the strong holds,
1 the fortified
1 with fortified
1 forts
1 the fortress,
1 to every fortified

Corresponding Greek Words

metsurah G4444 purgos
metsurah G5038 teichos

Related words


H4692 מצוּר מצור mâtsôr mâtsûr

מצוּר מצור
mâtsôr mâtsûr
maw-tsore', maw-tsoor'
From H6696; something hemming in, that is, (objectively) a mound (of besiegers), (abstractly) a siege, (figuratively) distress; or (subjectively) a fastness

KJV Usage: besieged, bulwark, defence, fenced, fortress, siege, strong (hold), tower.

H4693 מצור mâtsôr
The same as H4692 in the sense of a limit; Egypt (as the border of Palestine)

KJV Usage: besieged places, defence, fortified.