Parts of Speech

n pr m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 5382, Greek 3128 Manasshv

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1217

KJV Translation Count — 146x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Manasseh (145), Manassites (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

anasseh = "causing to forget"
1. the eldest son of Joseph and progenitor of the tribe of Manasseh
a. the tribe descended from Manasseh
b. the territory occupied by the tribe of Manasseh
2. son of king Hezekiah of Judah and himself king of Judah; he was the immediate and direct cause for the exile
3. a descendant of Pahath-moab who put away a foreign wife in the time of Ezra
4. a descendant of Hashum who put away a foreign wife in the time of Ezra

Strong's Definitions

Mnashsheh, men-ash-sheh'; from 5382; causing to forget; Menashsheh, a grandson of Jacob, also the tribe descended from him, and its territory: — Manasseh.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Joseph called the name of the firstborn H4519: For God, said he, hath made me forget all my toil, and all my father's house.


And unto Joseph in the land of Egypt were born H4519 and Ephraim, which Asenath the daughter of Potipherah priest of On bare unto him.


And it came to pass after these things, that one told Joseph, Behold, thy father is sick: and he took with him his two sons, H4519 and Ephraim.


And now thy two sons, Ephraim and H4519, which were born unto thee in the land of Egypt before I came unto thee into Egypt, are mine; as Reuben and Simeon, they shall be mine.


And Joseph took them both, Ephraim in his right hand toward Israel's left hand, and H4519 in his left hand toward Israel's right hand, and brought them near unto him.


And Israel stretched out his right hand, and laid it upon Ephraim's head, who was the younger, and his left hand upon H4519's head, guiding his hands wittingly; for H4519 was the firstborn.


And when Joseph saw that his father laid his right hand upon the head of Ephraim, it displeased him: and he held up his father's hand, to remove it from Ephraim's head unto H4519's head.


And he blessed them that day, saying, In thee shall Israel bless, saying, God make thee as Ephraim and as H4519: and he set Ephraim before H4519.


And Joseph saw Ephraim's children of the third generation: the children also of Machir the son of H4519 were brought up upon Joseph's knees.


Of the children of Joseph: of Ephraim; Elishama the son of Ammihud: of H4519; Gamaliel the son of Pedahzur.