H4959 משׁשׁ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to feel of; by implication to grope

KJV Usage: feel, grope, search.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to feel, grope
a. (Qal) to feel, grope
b. (Piel) to feel over or through, grope
1. to feel through
2. to grope
c. (Hiphil) to feel
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1262
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H4959 משׁשׁ is used in the Bible

8 occurrences of H4959 משׁשׁ

Genesis 27:12
Genesis 27:22
Genesis 31:34
Genesis 31:37
Exodus 10:21
Deuteronomy 28:29
Job 5:14
Job 12:25

Corresponding Greek Words

mashash see G2045 epaunao (ereunan)
mashash pi. G5584 pselaphao