Strong's Concordance, Hebrew Dictionary
Spread, to strew as a surface
Hebrew: יַצַע, yaṣaʿ (H3331)
4 King James Bible Verses
Here are make bed, lie, spread and related words in the Bible. What does the source Hebrew word יַצַע mean and how is it used in the Bible? Below are the English definition details. Also below are examples within Bible verses highlighted in yellow (follow this link to go there). Tap or hover on blue, underlined words to see more original scripture and meanings. Information sourced from Strong's Concordance.
Strong's Number: H3331
Hebrew Base Word: יַצַע
Part of speech: Verb
Usage: Make (one's) bed, × lie, spread
Definition: To strew as a surface.
- To spread out, make a bed.
- (Hiphil) to lay, spread out.
- (Hophal) to be laid, be spread out.
Derived terms: A primitive root.
- Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: jɑˈt͡sˤɑʕ
- Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: jɑˈt͡sɑʕ
- Transliteration: yaṣaʿ
- Biblical Pronunciation: ya-TSA
- Modern Pronunciation: ya-TSA
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Bible Verses with יַצַע (H3331)
1 to 4 of 4 Verses
“And in every province, whithersoever the king's commandment and his decree came, there was great mourning among the Jews, and fasting, and weeping, and wailing; and many lay in sackcloth and ashes.”
— Esther 4:3
“If I ascend up into heaven, thou art there: if I make my bed in hell, behold, thou art there.”
— Psalm 139:8
“Thy pomp is brought down to the grave, and the noise of thy viols: the worm is spread under thee, and the worms cover thee.”
— Isaiah 14:11
“Is it such a fast that I have chosen? a day for a man to afflict his soul? is it to bow down his head as a bulrush, and to spread sackcloth and ashes under him? wilt thou call this a fast, and an acceptable day to the Lord?”
— Isaiah 58:5
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