מצרה מצוּרה 


mtsuwrah; mets-oo-raw' or mtsurah



Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 4692

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1898b

KJV Translation Count — 8x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: fenced (5), strong holds (1), forts (1), munitions (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. siege-works, stronghold, rampart
a. siege-works
b. rampart

Strong's Definitions

mtsuwrah, mets-oo-raw'; or mtsurah, metsoo-raw'; feminine of 4692; a hemming in, i.e. (objectively) a mound (of siege), or (subjectively) a rampart (of protection), (abstractly) fortification: — fenced (city, fort, munition, strong hold.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Zorah, and Aijalon, and Hebron, which are in Judah and in Benjamin H4694 cities.


And he fortified the H4694 H4694, and put captains in them, and store of victual, and of oil and wine.


And he dealt wisely, and dispersed of all his children throughout all the countries of Judah and Benjamin, unto every H4694 city: and he gave them victual in abundance. And he desired many wives.


And he took the H4694 cities which pertained to Judah, and came to Jerusalem.


And he built H4694 cities in Judah: for the land had rest, and he had no war in those years; because the LORD had given him rest.


And their father gave them great gifts of silver, and of gold, and of precious things, with H4694 cities in Judah: but the kingdom gave he to Jehoram; because he was the firstborn.


And I will camp against thee round about, and will lay siege against thee with a mount, and I will raise H4694 against thee.


He that dasheth in pieces is come up before thy face: keep the munition, watch the way, make thy loins H4694, fortify thy power mightily.