Sort Dictionary By...

Ancient Hebrew
Modern Hebrew
English Translation
Strong's Number


Ancient Hebrew Dictionary - Indexed by Modern Hebrew Word
(1000 Most Common Hebrew Words in the Hebrew Bible)
By Jeff A. Benner

ת שׂ שׁ ר ק צ פ ע ס נ מ ל כ י ט ח ז ו ה ד ג ב א


מְאֹד me-od Many 3966 A large but indefinite number. An abundance of things (many, much, great), actions (complete, wholly, strong, quick) or character (very). AHLB

מֵאָה mey-ah Hundred 3967 A specific number but also a large amount without any reference to a specific number. AHLB

מְאוּמָה me-u-mah Anything 3972 An indeterminate amount or thing. AHLB

מַאֲכָל ma-a-kal Nourishment 3978 Food; nutriment. For giving sustenance and making one whole. AHLB

מאן ma-an Refuse (verb) 3985 To express one's self as being unwilling to accept. AHLB

מאס ma-as Reject (verb) 3988 To refuse an action or thought that is not wanted or is despised. AHLB

מִבְצָר meev-tsar Fence 4013 A walled place of protection and confinement. AHLB

מִגְדָּל meeg-dal Tower 4026 A structure higher than its diameter and high relative to its surroundings. Place of great size. AHLB

מָגֵן ma-geyn Shield 4043 A broad piece of defensive armor carried on the arm. A protective structure. Wall of protection. AHLB

מִגְרָשׁ meeg-rash Pasture 4054 A place for grazing livestock, usually on the outskirts of a village or city. AHLB

מִדְבָּר meed-bar Wilderness 4057 A tract or region uncultivated and uninhabited by human beings. Place of order, a sanctuary. AHLB

מדד ma-dad Measure (verb) 4058 To determine the length of something by comparing it to a standard of measure. AHLB

מִדָּה mee-dah Measurement 4060 A size or distance that is determined by comparing to a standard of measure. AHLB

מְדִינָה me-dee-nah Province 4082 The jurisdiction of responsibility of a judge or lord. AHLB

מָּה mah What 4100 Interrogative expressing inquiry about the identity, nature, or value of an object. Something that is unknown; can also be why, when or how. AHLB

מהר ma-har Hurry (verb) 4116 To carry or cause to go with haste. AHLB

מוט mot Shake (verb) 4131 To waver as a green branch. AHLB

מול mul Circumcise (verb) 4135 To cut off the foreskin of a male. AHLB

מוּל mul Forefront 4136 In front of or at the head of, in space or time. AHLB

מוּסָר mu-sar Instruction / Bond 4148 Knowledge, information or example imparted to provide guidance, correction and discipline. AHLB

מוֹעֵד mo-eyd Appointed 4150 A person, place, thing or time that is fixed or officially set. AHLB

מוֹפֶת mo-phet Wonder 4159 An amazing sight or event that causes one to be dismayed. Something out of the ordinary. AHLB

מוֹצָא mo-tsa Going Out 4161 Coming or issuing out, such as a spring or words from the mouth. AHLB

מוֹשָׁב mo-shav Settling 4186 The place of sitting, resting or dwelling, usually temporarily. AHLB

מות mut Die (verb) 4191 To pass from physical life; to pass out of existence; to come to an end through death. The hiphil (causative) form means "kill." AHLB

מָוֶת ma-wet Death 4194 A permanent cessation of all vital functions; the end of life. AHLB

מִזְבֵּחַ meez-bey-ahh Altar 4196 The place of sacrifice. AHLB

מִזְמוֹר meez-mor Melody 4210 A musical composition plucked on a musical instrument. A song set to music. AHLB

מִזְרָח meez-rah Sunrise 4217 When the first light of the sun comes over the horizon. An eastward direction as the place of the rising sun. AHLB

מִזְרָק meez-raq Sprinkling Basin 4219 A container of liquid that is used to drip the liquid. AHLB

מחה ma-hhah Wipe Away (verb) 4229 To remove by drying or sweeping away through rubbing; to polish in the sense of a vigorous rubbing; erase. AHLB

מַחֲלְקָה ma-hhal-qah Portion 4256 The part received from what was divided. AHLB

מַחֲנֶה me-hha-neh Campsite 4264 A place suitable for or used as the location of a camp. The inhabitants of a camp. AHLB

מָחָר ma-hhar Tomorrow 4279 The next day. At a time following. AHLB

מָחֳרָת ma-hha-rat Morrow 4283 The next day. At a time following. AHLB

מַחֲשָׁבָה ma-hha-sha-vah Invention 4284 A product of the imagination. Designing or planning of inventions or plans. AHLB

מַטֶּה mat-teh Branch 4294 A branch used as a staff. Also, a tribe as a branch of the family. AHLB

מִטָּה mee-tah Bed 4296 A place for sleeping. Spread out sheet for sleeping. AHLB

מָטָר ma-tar Precipitation 4306 A rain, snow or exceptionally heavy dew. AHLB

מַיִם ma-yeem Water 4325 The Liquid of streams, ponds and seas or stored in cisterns or jars. The necessary liquid that is drank. AHLB

מִין meen Kind 4327 A category of creature that comes from its own kind as a firm rule. AHLB

מַכָּה ma-kah Crushed 4347 Pressed or squeezed with a force that destroys or deforms. Also a plague. AHLB

מכר ma-khar Sell (verb) 4376 To give up property to another for money or another valuable compensation. AHLB

מלא ma-la Fill (verb) 4390 To occupy to the full capacity. The piel (intensive) form means "fulfill." AHLB

מָלֵא ma-ley Full 4392 Containing as much or as many as is possible or normal. AHLB

מְלֹא me-lo Filling 4393 An act or instance of filling; something used to fill a cavity, container, or depression. AHLB

מַלְאָךְ mal-akh Messenger 4397 One who bears a message or runs an errand. Walks for another. AHLB

מְלָאכָה me-la-khah Business 4399 The principal occupation of one's life. A service. AHLB

מִלָּה mee-lah Comment 4405 A word or speech as a remark, observation, or criticism. AHLB

מֶּלַח me-lahh Salt 4417 An ingredient that adds flavor to food and used in preserving foods. AHLB

מִלְחָמָה meel-hha-mah Battle 4421 A struggle between two armies. AHLB

מלט ma-lat Slip Away (verb) 4422 To get away through deliverance or escape. AHLB

מלך ma-lakh Reign (verb) 4427 To rule over a kingdom as king or queen. AHLB

מֶּלֶךְ me-lekh King 4428 The male ruler of a nation or city state. AHLB

מַלְכָּה mal-kah Queen 4436 A female ruler of a region. AHLB

מַלְכוּת mal-kut Empire 4438 The area under the control of a king; a kingdom. AHLB

מַמְלָכָה mam-la-khah Kingdom 4467 The area under the control of a king. AHLB

מִן meen From 4480 A function word indicating a starting point or origin. AHLB

מנה ma-nah Reckon (verb) 4487 To appoint, assign, count or number a set of things or people. AHLB

מְנוֹרָה me-no-rah Lampstand 4501 A platform, sometimes elevated, for holding a lamp. AHLB

מִנְחָה meen-hhah Donation 4503 The act of making a gift or a free contribution. What is brought to another as a gift. AHLB

מנע ma-na Withhold (verb) 4513 To hold back from action. AHLB

מַסֵּכָה ma-sey-khah Cast Image 4541 A molten metal that is poured in a cast to form images. AHLB

מְסִלָּה me-see-lah Highway 4546 A road constructed above the surrounding area. AHLB

מִסְפָּר mees-phar Number 4557 A sum of units. Counting as a recording. AHLB

מֵעָה mey-ah Abdomen 4578 The gut, the internal organs of the lower torso, the seat of the unconscious mind. AHLB

מָעוֹז ma-oz Stronghold 4581 A place of strength and refuge such as a mountain, fortress or rock. AHLB

מְעָט me-at Small Amount 4592 Something that is few or small in size or amount. AHLB

מְעִיל me-eel Cloak 4598 A loose outer garment worn over other clothes both by men and women. AHLB

מעל ma-al Transgress (verb) 4603 To commit an unintentional or treacherous act that results in error. AHLB

מַעַל ma-al Transgression 4604 An unintentional or treacherous act that results in error. AHLB

מַעַל ma-al Upward 4605 In a direction from lower to higher. AHLB

מַעֲלָה ma-a-lah Step 4609 A straight or stepped incline for ascending and descending. AHLB

מַעֲלָל ma-a-lal Works 4611 What is done or performed. AHLB

מְעָרָה me-a-rah Cave 4631 A natural underground chamber or series of chambers that open to the surface. A hole in the rock. AHLB

מַעֲשֶׂה ma-a-seh Work 4639 Activity where one exerts strength or faculties to do or perform something. An action. AHLB

מַעֲשֵׂר ma-a-seyr Tenth Part 4643 One portion of a whole divided into ten equal portions. AHLB

מצא ma-tsa Find (verb) 4672 To come upon, often accidentally; to meet with; to discover and secure through searching. AHLB

מַצֵּבָה ma-tsey-vah Monument 4676 A lasting evidence, reminder, or example of someone or something. As standing tall and firm. AHLB

מַצָּה mats-tsah Unleavened Bread 4682 A hard and flat bread or cake made without yeast. AHLB

מִצְוָה meets-wah Directive 4687 The direction to go. Serving or intended to guide, govern, or influence; serving to point direction. AHLB

מִקְדָּשׁ meeq-dash Sanctuary 4720 A place set apart for a special purpose. AHLB

מָקוֹם ma-qom Area 4725 An indefinite region or expanse; a particular part of a surface or body. AHLB

מִקְנֶה meeq-neh Livestock 4735 Animals kept or raised for use or pleasure. What is purchased or possessed. AHLB

מַר mar Bitter 4751 A difficult taste or experience. AHLB

מַרְאֶה mar-eh Appearance 4758 What is seen or is in sight. AHLB

מרה ma-rah Bitter (verb) 4784 Having a harsh, disagreeably acrid taste; to be rebellious or disobedient. AHLB

מָרוֹם ma-rom Heights 4791 A place of considerable or great elevation. AHLB

מֶרְכָּבָה mer-ka-vah Chariot 4818 A light, two-wheeled battle vehicle for one or two persons, usually drawn by two horses and driven from a standing position. AHLB

מִרְמָה meer-mah Deceit 4820 The act or practice of not being honest. AHLB

משׁח ma-shahh Smear (verb) 4886 To overspread with oil for medical treatment or as a sign of authority. AHLB

מָשִׁיחַ ma-shee-ahh Smeared 4899 Someone or something that has been smeared or annointed with an oil as a medication or a sign of taking an office. An anointed one; a messiah. AHLB

משׁך ma-shakh Draw (verb) 4900 To pull up or out of a receptacle or place; to draw or pull something out; to prolong in the sense of drawing out time; to draw out a sound from a horn. AHLB

מִשְׁכָּב meesh-kav Laying Place 4904 The location one lays for rest or sleep. AHLB

מִשְׁכָּן meesh-kan Dwelling 4908 A place of habitation or residence. AHLB

משׁל ma-shal Regulate (verb) 4910 To govern or correct according to rule; to bring order, method, or uniformity to; to compare one thing to another in the sense of a rule of measurement, often as a proverb or parable. AHLB

מָשָׁל ma-shal Comparison 4912 An illustration of similitude. Often a parable or proverb as a story of comparisons. AHLB

מִשְׁמֶרֶת meesh-me-ret Charge 4931 A person or thing committed to the care of another. What is given to be watched over and protected. AHLB

מִשְׁנֶה meesh-neh Double 4932 To make twice as great or as many. As a second or a multiple of two. AHLB

מִשְׁפָּחָה meesh-pa-hhah Family 4940 A group of persons of common ancestry. A group of people joined together by certain convictions or common affiliation. AHLB

מִשְׁפָּט meesh-pat Decision 4941 A pronounced opinion. AHLB

מִשְׁקָל meesh-qal Weight 4948 The amount a thing weighs. Relative heaviness. AHLB

מִשְׁתֶּה meesh-teh Banquet 4960 An elaborate meal often accompanied by a ceremony. AHLB

מָתֶן ma-ten Waist 4975a The slender part of the body above the hips. AHLB