H4639 מעשׂה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H6213; an action (good or bad); generally a transaction; abstractly activity; by implication a product (specifically a poem) or (generally) property

KJV Usage: act, art, + bakemeat, business, deed, do (-ing), labour, thing made, ware of making, occupation, thing offered, operation, possession, X well, ([handy-, needle-, net-]) work, (-ing, -manship), wrought.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. deed, work
a. deed, thing done, act
b. work, labour
c. business, pursuit
d. undertaking, enterprise
e. achievement
f. deeds, works (of deliverance and judgment)
g. work, thing made
h. work (of God)
i. product
Origin: from H6213
TWOT: 1708a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) deed, work
1a) deed, thing done, act
1b) work, labour
1c) business, pursuit
1d) undertaking, enterprise
1e) achievement
1f) deeds, works (of deliverance and judgment)
1g) work, thing made
1h) work (of God)
1i) product

View how H4639 מעשׂה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 234 occurrences of H4639 מעשׂה

Genesis 5:29 us concerning our work
Genesis 20:9 deeds
Genesis 40:17 of baked goods
Genesis 44:15 to them, What deed
Genesis 46:33 What is your occupation?
Genesis 47:3 What is your occupation?
Exodus 5:4 from their works?
Exodus 5:13 your works,
Exodus 18:20 and the work
Exodus 23:12 thy work,
Exodus 23:16 of thy labours,
Exodus 23:16 in thy labours
Exodus 23:24 after their works:
Exodus 24:10 work
Exodus 26:1 work
Exodus 26:31 work:
Exodus 26:36 wrought
Exodus 27:4 of network
Exodus 27:16 wrought with needlework:
Exodus 28:6 work.
Exodus 28:8 which is upon it, shall be of the same, according to its work;
Exodus 28:11 With the work
Exodus 28:14 work
Exodus 28:15 work;
Exodus 28:15 after the work
Exodus 28:22 work
Exodus 28:32 work
Exodus 28:39 of needlework.
Exodus 30:25 after the art
Exodus 30:35 after the art

Distinct usage

25 the work
10 work
6 work,
5 work.
5 And the work
5 the works
4 according to the work
3 with the works
3 With the work
2 What is your occupation?
2 work:
2 of network
2 work;
2 after the art
2 all the works
2 but the work
2 thy works.
2 in all his works.
2 are thy works!
2 all the work
2 not the works
2 his work,
2 in every work
2 and their work
2 their works
2 with all the works
2 thee in all the work
1 deeds
1 of baked goods
1 to them, What deed
1 from their works?
1 your works,
1 of thy labours,
1 in thy labours
1 after their works:
1 wrought
1 wrought with needlework:
1 which is upon it, shall be of the same, according to its work;
1 after the work
1 of needlework.
1 were the work
1 was needlework,
1 that was upon it, was of the same, according to its work;
1 like the work
1 of needlework;
1 After the doings
1 and after the doings
1 And this work
1 and all work
1 of them, even all wrought
1 and his acts,
1 acts
1 works
1 nor yet the works
1 and how shall we do
1 from his work
1 According to all the works
1 against thee, and because his works
1 the business
1 whose possessions

Corresponding Greek Words

maaseh G93 adikia
maaseh G2039 ergasia
maaseh G2556 kakos
maaseh G2889 kosmos
maaseh G3794 ochuroma
maaseh G4161 poiema
maaseh G4162 poiesis
maaseh G4229 pragma
maaseh G5078 techne

Related words


H4641 מעשׂיהוּ מעשׂיה ma‛ăśêyâh ma‛ăśêyâhû
מעשׂיהוּ מעשׂיה
ma‛ăśêyâh ma‛ăśêyâhû
mah-as-ay-yaw', mah-as-ay-yaw'-hoo
From H4639 and H3050; work of Jah; Maasejah, the name of sixteen Israelites

KJV Usage: Masseiah.

H6213 עשׂה ‛âśâh

A primitive root; to do or make, in the broadest sense and widest application

KJV Usage: accomplish, advance, appoint, apt, be at, become, bear, bestow, bring forth, bruise, be busy, X certainly, have the charge of, commit, deal (with), deck, + displease, do, (ready) dress (-ed), (put in) execute (-ion), exercise, fashion, + feast, [fight-] ing man, + finish, fit, fly, follow, fulfil, furnish, gather, get, go about, govern, grant, great, + hinder, hold ([a feast]), X indeed, + be industrious, + journey, keep, labour, maintain, make, be meet, observe, be occupied, offer, + officer, pare, bring (come) to pass, perform, practise, prepare, procure, provide, put, requite, X sacrifice, serve, set, shew, X sin, spend, X surely, take, X thoroughly, trim, X very, + vex, be [warr-] ior, work (-man), yield, use.

H501 אלעשׂה 'el‛âśâh
From H410 and H6213; God has made; Elasah, the name of four Israelites

KJV Usage: Elasah, Eleasah.

H1202 בּעשׂיה ba‛ăśêyâh
From H6213 and H3050 with prepositional prefix; in (the) work of Jah; Baasejah, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Baaseiah.

H3299 יעשׂוּ ya‛ăśû
From H6213; they will do; Jaasu, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Jaasau.

H3300 יעשׂיאל ya‛ăśı̂y'êl
From H6213 and H410; made of God; Jaasiel, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Jaasiel, Jasiel.

H4640 מעשׂי ma‛ăśay
From H6213; operative; Maasai, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Maasiai.

H6214 עשׂהאל ‛ăśâh'êl
From H6213 and H410; God has made; Asahel, the name of four Israelites

KJV Usage: Asahel.

H6215 עשׂו ‛êśâv
Apparently a form of the passive participle of H6213 in the original sense of handling; rough (that is, sensibly felt); Esav, a son of Isaac, including his posterity

KJV Usage: Esau.

H6221 עשׂיאל ‛ăśı̂y'êl
From H6213 and H410; made of God; Asiel, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Asiel.

H6222 עשׂיה ‛ăśâyâh
From H6213 and H3050; Jah has made; Asajah, the name of three or four Israelites

KJV Usage: Asaiah.