H4941 משׁפּט - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H8199; properly a verdict (favorable or unfavorable) pronounced judicially, especially a sentence or formal decree (human or (particularly) divine law, individual or collectively), including the act, the place, the suit, the crime, and the penalty; abstractly justice, including a particular right, or privilege (statutory or customary), or even a style

KJV Usage: + adversary, ceremony, charge, X crime, custom, desert, determination, discretion, disposing, due, fashion, form, to be judged, judgment, just (-ice, -ly), (manner of) law (-ful), manner, measure, (due) order, ordinance, right, sentence, usest, X worthy, + wrong.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. judgment, justice, ordinance
a. judgment
1. act of deciding a case
2. place, court, seat of judgment
3. process, procedure, litigation (before judges)
4. case, cause (presented for judgment)
5. sentence, decision (of judgment)
6. execution (of judgment)
7. time (of judgment)
b. justice, right, rectitude (attributes of God or man)
c. ordinance
d. decision (in law)
e. right, privilege, due (legal)
f. proper, fitting, measure, fitness, custom, manner, plan
Origin: from H8199
TWOT: 2443c
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) judgment, justice, ordinance
1a) judgment
1a1) act of deciding a case
1a2) place, court, seat of judgment
1a3) process, procedure, litigation (before judges)
1a4) case, cause (presented for judgment)
1a5) sentence, decision (of judgment)
1a6) execution (of judgment)
1a7) time (of judgment)
1b) justice, right, rectitude (attributes of God or man)
1c) ordinance
1d) decision (in law)
1e) right, privilege, due (legal)
1f) proper, fitting, measure, fitness, custom, manner, plan

View how H4941 משׁפּט is used in the Bible

First 30 of 421 occurrences of H4941 משׁפּט

Genesis 18:19 righteousness
Genesis 18:25 right?
Genesis 40:13 manner
Exodus 15:25 and a judgment,
Exodus 21:1 Now these are the judgments
Exodus 21:9 with her after the manner
Exodus 21:31 according to this judgment
Exodus 23:6 the judgment
Exodus 24:3 and all the judgments:
Exodus 26:30 according to its fashion
Exodus 28:15 of judgment
Exodus 28:29 of judgment
Exodus 28:30 of judgment
Exodus 28:30 the judgment
Leviticus 5:10 according to the custom:
Leviticus 9:16 it according to the judgment.
Leviticus 18:4 my judgments,
Leviticus 18:5 and my judgments:
Leviticus 18:26 and my judgments,
Leviticus 19:15 in judgment:
Leviticus 19:35 in judgment,
Leviticus 19:37 and all my judgments,
Leviticus 20:22 and all my judgments,
Leviticus 24:22 judgment,
Leviticus 25:18 my judgments,
Leviticus 26:15 my judgments,
Leviticus 26:43 my judgments,
Leviticus 26:46 and judgments
Numbers 9:3 and according to all its ceremonies,
Numbers 9:14 and according to the manner

Distinct usage

26 judgment
15 my judgments,
11 judgment,
7 the judgment
7 after the manner:
7 and the judgments,
7 judgment.
7 that which is lawful
6 of judgment
6 and judgments
6 and his judgments,
6 and judgment
6 of judgment,
5 in judgment.
5 in judgment,
4 and judgments,
4 of judgment:
4 for judgment,
4 judgments.
4 my judgments
3 judgment;
3 the right
3 thy judgments,
3 and his judgments
3 after the manner
3 and the judgments
3 of judgment.
3 thy judgments
3 and judgment,
3 and my judgments,
3 judgments
2 and my judgments:
2 and all my judgments,
2 for the judgment
2 to judgment,
2 them the manner
2 For all his judgments
2 their cause.
2 their cause,
2 not the manner
2 sentence
2 his judgments
2 according to the order
2 and judgments.
2 judgment?
2 the cause
2 right
2 into judgment
2 and justice
2 and in judgment,
2 in judgment:
2 and judgment:
2 my judgment
2 not the judgment
2 for the right
2 manner
2 to judgment.
2 judgment:
1 right?
1 with her after the manner

Corresponding Greek Words

mishpat G92 adikema
mishpat G226 aletheuo
mishpat G746 arche
mishpat G1342 dikaios
mishpat G1343 dikaiosune
mishpat G1345 dikaioma
mishpat G1347 dikaiosis
mishpat G1349 dike
mishpat G1491 eidos
mishpat G1785 entole
mishpat G1995 epi strophe
mishpat G2520 kath eko
mishpat G2917 krima
mishpat G2920 krisis
mishpat G2922 kriterion
mishpat G3551 nomos

Related words


H5880 עין משׁפּט ‛êyn mishpâṭ
עין משׁפּט
‛êyn mishpâṭ
ane mish-pawt'
From H5869 and H4941; fountain of judgment; En-Mishpat, a place near Palestine

KJV Usage: En-mishpat.

H8199 שׁפט shâphaṭ

A primitive root; to judge, that is, pronounce sentence (for or against); by implication to vindicate or punish; by extension to govern; passively to litigate (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: + avenge, X that condemn, contend, defend, execute (judgment), (be a) judge (-ment), X needs, plead, reason, rule.

H478 אלישׁפט 'ĕlı̂yshâphâṭ
From H410 and H8199; God of judgment; Elishaphat, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Elishaphat.

H3092 יהושׁפט ye hôshâphâṭ
ye hôshâphâṭ
From H3068 and H8199; Jehovah-judged; Jehoshaphat, the name of six Israelites; also of a valley near Jerusalem

KJV Usage: Jehoshaphat.

Compare H3146.

H8196 שׁפוּט שׁפוט she phôṭ she phûṭ
שׁפוּט שׁפוט
she phôṭ she phûṭ
shef-ote', shef-oot'
From H8199; a judicial sentence, that is, punishment

KJV Usage: judgment.

H8200 שׁפט she phaṭ
she phaṭ
(Chaldee); corresponding to H8199; to judge

KJV Usage: magistrate.

H8201 שׁפט shepheṭ
From H8199; a sentence, that is, infliction

KJV Usage: judgment.

H8202 שׁפט shâphâṭ
From H8199; judge; Shaphat, the name of four Israelites

KJV Usage: Shaphat.

H8203 שׁפטיהוּ שׁפטיה she phaṭyâh she phaṭyâhû
שׁפטיהוּ שׁפטיה
she phaṭyâh she phaṭyâhû
shef-at-yaw', shef-at-yaw'-hoo
From H8199 and H3050; Jah has judged; Shephatjah, the name of ten Israelites

KJV Usage: Shephatiah.

H8204 שׁפטן shiphṭân
From H8199; judge like; Shiphtan, an Israelite.

H8614 תּפתּי tiphtay
(Chaldee), perhaps from H8199; judicial, that is, a lawyer

KJV Usage: sheriff.