Strong's Concordance, Hebrew Dictionary

Law, ordinance, precept, a command, whether human or divine (collectively, the Law)

Hebrew: מִצְוָה, miṣwâ (H4687)

177 King James Bible Verses


Here are commanded, law, ordinance, precept and related words in the Bible. What does the source Hebrew word מִצְוָה 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[1].

Definition Details

Strong's Number: H4687

Hebrew Base Word: מִצְוָה

Part of speech: Noun Feminine

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

Definition: A command, whether human or divine (collectively, the Law).

Detailed definition:

  1. Commandment.
    1. Commandment (of man).
    2. The commandment (of God).
    3. Commandment (of code of wisdom).

Derived terms: From H6680.


  1. Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: mɪt͡sˤˈwɔː
  2. Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: mit͡sˈvɑː
  3. Transliteration: miṣwâ
  4. Biblical Pronunciation: mits-WAW
  5. Modern Pronunciation: meets-VA

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