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  #4911 מָשַׁל mashal {maw-shal'}

 denominative from H4912; TWOT - 1258,1258b; v

—Hebrew Word Study (Transliteration-Pronunciation Etymology & Grammar)

 1) to represent, liken, be like
    1a) (Niphal) to liken, be like, be similar
    1b) (Hiphil) to compare
    1c) (Hithpael) to become like
 2) to speak in a proverb, use a proverb, speak in parables, speak in
    sentences of poetry
    2a) (Qal) to use a proverb, speak a parable or proverb
    2b) (Piel) to make a parable
        2b1) maker of parables (participle)

—Brown-Driver-Briggs (Old Testament Hebrew-English Lexicon)

Denominative from H4912; to liken, that is, (transitively) to use figurative language (an allegory, adage, song or the like); intransitively to resemble:—be (-come) like, compare, use (as a) proverb, speak (in proverbs), utter.

—Strong's (Hebrew & Chaldee Dictionary of the Old Testament)

  • #4911a.
  • מָשַׁל
  • mashal (605a); a prim. root; to represent, be like:—
  • NASB - become like(4), compare(1), like(2).

  • #4911b.
  • מָשַׁל
  • mashal (605b); denom. vb. from 4912; to use a proverb, speak in parables or sentences of poetry:—
  • NASB - quotes proverbs(1), quotes proverbs(1), speak(2), speaking(1), use(1), use it as a proverb(1), use proverbs(1), using(1), will quote this proverb(1).

—NAS Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible with Hebrew-Aramaic and Greek Dictionaries

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 AV - like 5, proverb 4, speak 2, use 2, become 1, compare 1, utter 1; 16
Psalms 28:1.
Isaiah 46:5.
Job 30:19. Psalms 49:12, 20; 143:7. Isaiah 14:10.
Ezekiel 12:23; 16:44.
Numbers 21:27. Ezekiel 16:44.
Ezekiel 17:2; 20:49.
Ezekiel 18:2, 3.
Ezekiel 24:3.

—Exhaustive Concordance (KJV Translation Frequency & Location)

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