מעט מעט 


m`at; meh-at' or m`at



Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 4591

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1228a

KJV Translation Count — 102x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: little (49), few (23), while (6), almost (5), small thing (4), small (3), some (2), matter (2), soon (2), fewer (1), fewest (1), lightly (1), very (1), little way (1), worth (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. littleness, few, a little, fewness
a. little, small, littleness, fewness, too little, yet a little
b. like a little, within a little, almost, just, hardly, shortly, little worth

Strong's Definitions

m`at, meh-at'; or miat, meh-awt'; from 4591; a little or few (often adverbial or compar.): — almost (some, very) few(-er, -est), lightly, little (while), (very) small (matter, thing), some, soon, X very.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Let a H4592 water, I pray you, be fetched, and wash your feet, and rest yourselves under the tree:


And the servant ran to meet her, and said, Let me, I pray thee, drink a H4592 water of thy pitcher.


Behold, I stand by the well of water; and it shall come to pass, that when the virgin cometh forth to draw water, and I say to her, Give me, I pray thee, a H4592 water of thy pitcher to drink;


And Abimelech said, What is this thou hast done unto us? one of the people might H4592 have lien with thy wife, and thou shouldest have brought guiltiness upon us.


And she said unto her, Is it a H4592 H4592 that thou hast taken my husband? and wouldest thou take aH4592 my son's mandrakes also? And Rachel said, Therefore he shall lie with thee to night for thy son's mandrakes.


For it was H4592 which thou hadst before I came, and it is now increased unto a multitude; and the LORD hath blessed thee since my coming: and now when shall I provide for mine own house also?


And it came to pass, when they had eaten up the corn which they had brought out of Egypt, their father said unto them, Go again, buy us a H4592 food.


And their father Israel said unto them, If it must be so now, do this; take of the best fruits in the land in your vessels, and carry down the man a present, a H4592 balm, and a H4592 honey, spices, and myrrh, nuts, and almonds:


And our father said, Go again, and buy us a H4592 food.


And Jacob said unto Pharaoh, The days of the years of my pilgrimage are an hundred and thirty years: H4592 and evil have the days of the years of my life been, and have not attained unto the days of the years of the life of my fathers in the days of their pilgrimage.