H4929 משׁמר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H8104; a guard (the man, the post, or the prison); figuratively a deposit; also (as observed) a usage (abstractly), or an example (concretely)

KJV Usage: diligence, guard, office, prison, ward, watch.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. place of confinement, prison, guard, jail, guard post, watch, observance
a. jail, prison, guard-house
b. guard, guard post, act of guarding
c. observances
Origin: from H8104
TWOT: 2414f
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H4929 משׁמר is used in the Bible

20 occurrences of H4929 משׁמר

Genesis 40:3
Genesis 40:4
Genesis 40:7
Genesis 41:10
Genesis 42:17
Genesis 42:19
Leviticus 24:12
Numbers 15:34
1 Chronicles 26:16
Nehemiah 4:9
Nehemiah 4:22
Nehemiah 4:23
Nehemiah 7:3
Nehemiah 12:24
Nehemiah 12:25
Nehemiah 13:14
Job 7:12
Proverbs 4:23
Jeremiah 51:12
Ezekiel 38:7

Corresponding Greek Words

mishmar G2183 eph emeria