H4723 מּקוא מקוה מקוהo - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

מּקוא מקוה מקוה o
miqveh miqvêh miqvê'
mik-veh', mik-vay', mik-vay'
From H6960; something waited for, that is, confidence (objectively or subjectively); also a collection, that is, (of water) a pond, or (of men and horses) a caravan or drove

KJV Usage: abiding, gathering together, hope, linen yarn, plenty [of water], pool.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


מּקוא מקוה מקוהo

1. hope
a. hope
b. ground of hope
c. things hoped for, outcome
2. collection, collected mass n pr m (CLBL)
Origin: from H6960
TWOT: 1994c,1995a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H4723 מּקוא מקוה מקוהo is used in the Bible

12 occurrences of H4723 מּקוא מקוה מקוהo

Genesis 1:10 and the gathering together
Exodus 7:19 and upon all their pools
Leviticus 11:36 in which there is plenty
1 Kings 10:28 and linen yarn:
1 Kings 10:28 the linen yarn
1 Chronicles 29:15 and there is no abiding.
2 Chronicles 1:16 and linen yarn:
2 Chronicles 1:16 the linen yarn
Ezra 10:2 hope
Jeremiah 14:8 O the hope
Jeremiah 17:13 the hope
Jeremiah 50:7 the hope

Distinct usage

2 and linen yarn:
2 the linen yarn
2 the hope
1 and the gathering together
1 hope
1 in which there is plenty
1 and there is no abiding.
1 O the hope
1 and upon all their pools

Corresponding Greek Words

miqveh G4864 sun agoge
miqveh G4921 sun istemi
miqveh G5281 hupo mone

Related words


H4724 מקוה miqvâh
Feminine of H4723; a collection, that is, (of water) a reservoir

KJV Usage: ditch.

H6960 קוה qâvâh

A primitive root; to bind together (perhaps by twisting), that is, collect; (figuratively) to expect

KJV Usage: gather (together), look, patiently, tarry, wait (for, on, upon).

H6957 קו קו qav qâv
קו קו
qav qâv
kav, kawv
From H6960 (compare H6961); a cord (as connecting), especially for measuring; figuratively a rule; also a rim, a musical string or accord

KJV Usage: line.

Compare H6978.

קוה o
From H6960; a (measuring) cord (as if for binding)

KJV Usage: line.

H8615 תּקוה tiqvâh
From H6960; literally a cord (as an attachment (compare H6961)); figuratively expectancy

KJV Usage: expectation ([-ted]), hope, live, thing that I long for.