H4687 מצוה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H6680; a command, whether human or divine (collectively the Law)

KJV Usage: (which was) commanded (-ment), law, ordinance, precept.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. commandment
a. commandment (of man)
b. the commandment (of God)
c. commandment (of code of wisdom)
Origin: from H6680
TWOT: 1887b
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

1) commandment
1a) commandment (of man)
1b) the commandment (of God)
1c) commandment (of code of wisdom)

View how H4687 מצוה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 181 occurrences of H4687 מצוה

Genesis 26:5 my commandments,
Exodus 15:26 to his commandments,
Exodus 16:28 my commandments
Exodus 20:6 my commandments.
Exodus 24:12 and commandments
Leviticus 4:2 against any of the commandments
Leviticus 4:13 of the commandments
Leviticus 4:22 of the commandments
Leviticus 4:27 of the commandments
Leviticus 5:17 by the commandments
Leviticus 22:31 my commandments,
Leviticus 26:3 my commandments,
Leviticus 26:14 all these commandments;
Leviticus 26:15 all my commandments,
Leviticus 27:34 These are the commandments,
Numbers 15:22 all these commandments,
Numbers 15:31 his commandment,
Numbers 15:39 all the commandments
Numbers 15:40 all my commandments,
Numbers 36:13 These are the commandments
Deuteronomy 4:2 the commandments
Deuteronomy 4:40 and his commandments,
Deuteronomy 5:10 my commandments.
Deuteronomy 5:29 all my commandments
Deuteronomy 5:31 to thee all the commandments,
Deuteronomy 6:1 Now these are the commandments,
Deuteronomy 6:2 and his commandments,
Deuteronomy 6:17 the commandments
Deuteronomy 6:25 commandments
Deuteronomy 7:9 his commandments

Distinct usage

10 the commandments
10 the commandment
8 his commandments,
7 my commandments,
7 my commandments
7 according to the commandment
6 all the commandments
6 his commandments
5 and his commandments,
5 thy commandments.
4 of the commandments
4 all his commandments
4 thy commandments,
3 all these commandments
3 and my commandments,
3 commandment
3 his commandments:
2 my commandments.
2 all my commandments,
2 the commandments,
2 to the commandments
2 at the commandment
2 not to thy commandments,
2 this commandment
2 all my commandments
2 from thy commandments.
2 commandments
1 and commandments
1 all these commandments;
1 to thee all the commandments,
1 Now these are the commandments,
1 all his commandments;
1 For this commandment
1 to them according to all the commandments
1 of the commandment
1 and the commandment
1 not the commandments
1 commanded.
1 not from the commandment
1 and the commandment.
1 in his commandments,
1 ye the commandments
1 and in the commandments,
1 commandment.
1 and commandments:
1 commandment?
1 from the commandment
1 not my commandments;
1 of thy commandments,
1 of thy commandments;
1 myself in thy commandments,
1 All thy commandments
1 but thy commandment
1 Thou through thy commandments
1 thy commandments
1 for thy commandments.
1 on me: yet thy commandments
1 and all thy commandments
1 for all thy commandments
1 commandment,

Corresponding Greek Words

mitsvah G1345 dikaioma
mitsvah G1778 entalma
mitsvah G1785 entole
mitsvah G2920 krisis
mitsvah G3004 lego
mitsvah G3056 logos
mitsvah G3551 nomos
mitsvah G3598 hodos
mitsvah G4487 rhema
mitsvah G5456 phone

Related words


H6680 צוה tsâvâh

A primitive root; (intensively) to constitute, enjoin

KJV Usage: appoint, (for-) bid. (give a) charge, (give a, give in, send with) command (-er, ment), send a messenger, put, (set) in order.

H6673 צו צו tsav tsâv
צו צו
tsav tsâv
tsav, tsawv
From H6680; an injunction

KJV Usage: commandment, precept.

H6716 צי tsı̂y
From H6680; a ship (as a fixture)

KJV Usage: ship.