H4296 מטּה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H5186; a bed (as extended) for sleeping or eating; by analogy a sofa, litter or bier

KJV Usage: bed ([-chamber]), bier.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. couch, bed, bier
Origin: from H5186
TWOT: 1352c
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

1) couch, bed, bier

View how H4296 מטּה is used in the Bible

29 occurrences of H4296 מטּה

Genesis 47:31 himself upon the bed's
Genesis 48:2 upon the bed.
Genesis 49:33 into the bed,
Exodus 8:3 and upon thy bed,
1 Samuel 19:13 it in the bed,
1 Samuel 19:15 to me in the bed,
1 Samuel 19:16 in the bed,
1 Samuel 28:23 upon the bed.
2 Samuel 3:31 the bier.
2 Samuel 4:7 on his bed
1 Kings 17:19 him upon his own bed.
1 Kings 21:4 upon his bed,
2 Kings 1:4 from that bed
2 Kings 1:6 from that bed
2 Kings 1:16 off that bed
2 Kings 4:10 for him there a bed,
2 Kings 4:21 him on the bed
2 Kings 4:32 upon his bed.
2 Kings 11:2 in the bedchamber
2 Chronicles 22:11 in a bedchamber.
2 Chronicles 24:25 him on his bed,
Esther 1:6 the couches
Esther 7:8 upon the couch
Psalms 6:6 I make my bed
Proverbs 26:14 upon his bed.
Song of Songs 3:7 Behold his bed,
Ezekiel 23:41 bed,
Amos 3:12 of a bed,
Amos 6:4 upon beds

Distinct usage

2 upon the bed.
2 from that bed
2 upon his bed.
1 himself upon the bed's
1 and upon thy bed,
1 it in the bed,
1 to me in the bed,
1 in the bed,
1 on his bed
1 him upon his own bed.
1 upon his bed,
1 off that bed
1 for him there a bed,
1 him on the bed
1 in the bedchamber
1 in a bedchamber.
1 the couches
1 upon the couch
1 Behold his bed,
1 upon beds
1 him on his bed,
1 of a bed,
1 the bier.
1 bed,
1 into the bed,
1 I make my bed

Corresponding Greek Words

mittah G2825 kline

Related words


H5186 נטה nâṭâh

A primitive root; to stretch or spread out; by implication to bend away (including moral deflection); used in a great variety of applications

KJV Usage: + afternoon, apply, bow (down, -ing), carry aside, decline, deliver, extend, go down, be gone, incline, intend, lay, let down, offer, outstretched, overthrown, pervert, pitch, prolong, put away, shew, spread (out), stretch (forth, out), take (aside), turn (aside, away), wrest, cause to yield.

H3194 יוּטה יטּה yûṭṭâh yûṭâh
יוּטה יטּה
yûṭṭâh yûṭâh
yoot-taw', yoo-taw'
From H5186; extended; Juttah (or Jutah), a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Juttah.

H4294 מטּה מטּה maṭṭeh maṭṭâh
מטּה מטּה
maṭṭeh maṭṭâh
mat-teh', mat-taw'
From H5186; a branch (as extending); figuratively a tribe; also a rod, whether for chastising (figuratively correction), ruling (a sceptre), throwing (a lance), or walking (a staff; figuratively a support of life, for example bread)

KJV Usage: rod, staff, tribe.

H4297 מטּה mûṭṭeh
From H5186; a stretching, that is, distortion (figuratively iniquity)

KJV Usage: perverseness.

H4298 מטּה mûṭṭâh
From H5186; expansion

KJV Usage: stretching out.