Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
TWOT Reference: 1113b
KJV Translation Count — 2x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. satire, mocking poem, mocking song, taunting, figure, enigma
mliytsah, mel-ee-tsaw'; from 3887; an aphorism; also a satire: — interpretation, taunting.
Concordance Results Using KJV
To understand a proverb, and the H4426; the words of the wise, and their dark sayings.
Shall not all these take up a parable against him, and a H4426 proverb against him, and say, Woe to him that increaseth that which is not his! how long? and to him that ladeth himself with thick clay!