H4307 מטּרה מטּרא - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

מטּרה מטּרא
maṭṭârâ' maṭṭârâh
mat-taw-raw', mat-taw-raw'
From H5201; a jail (as a guard house); also an aim (as being closely watched)

KJV Usage: mark, prison.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


מטּרה מטּרא

1. guard, ward, prison, mark, target
a. guard, ward, prison
b. target, mark (fig. of chastisement)
Origin: from H5201
TWOT: 1356a
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

1) guard, ward, prison, mark, target
1a) guard, ward, prison
1b) target, mark (fig. of chastisement)

View how H4307 מטּרה מטּרא is used in the Bible

16 occurrences of H4307 מטּרה מטּרא

1 Samuel 20:20 at a mark.
Nehemiah 3:25 of the prison.
Nehemiah 12:39 in the prison
Job 16:12 for his mark.
Jeremiah 32:2 of the prison,
Jeremiah 32:8 of the prison
Jeremiah 32:12 of the prison.
Jeremiah 33:1 of the prison,
Jeremiah 37:21 of the prison,
Jeremiah 37:21 of the prison.
Jeremiah 38:6 of the prison:
Jeremiah 38:13 of the prison.
Jeremiah 38:28 of the prison
Jeremiah 39:14 of the prison,
Jeremiah 39:15 of the prison,
Lamentations 3:12 me as a mark

Distinct usage

5 of the prison,
4 of the prison.
2 of the prison
1 at a mark.
1 in the prison
1 of the prison:
1 me as a mark
1 for his mark.

Corresponding Greek Words

mattarah G4649 skopos
mattarah G5438 phulake

Related words


H5201 נטר nâṭar

A primitive root; to guard; figuratively, to cherish (anger)

KJV Usage: bear grudge, keep (-er), reserve.

H5202 נטר ne ṭar
ne ṭar
(Chaldee); corresponding to H5201; to retain

KJV Usage: keep.