Word Summary
menuchah: resting place, rest
Original Word: מְנוּחָה
Transliteration: menuchah
Phonetic Spelling: (men-oo-khaw')
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Short Definition: resting place, rest
Meaning: repose, peacefully, consolation, an abode
Strong's Concordance
comfortable, ease, quiet, resting place, still

Or mnuchah {men-oo-khaw'}; feminine of Manowach; repose or (adverbially) peacefully; figuratively, consolation (specifically, matrimony); hence (concretely) an abode -- comfortable, ease, quiet, rest(-ing place), still.

see HEBREW Manowach


H4496. menuchah

מְנֻחָה מְנוּחָה,noun feminine resting-place, rest; — absolute ׳מMicah 2:10 +, מְנֻחָהGenesis 49:15 (but see below), 2 Samuel 14:17; suffix מְנוּחָתִיPsalm 95:11 2t., מְנוּחָתֶ֑ךָ132:8 2 Chronicles 6:41 (where read as in Psalms, for anomalous לְנוּחֶ֑ךָ‎ MT), מְנֻחָתוֺIsaiah 11:10; Zechariah 9:1; plural מְנוּחֹתIsaiah 32:18, מְנֻחוֺתPsalm 23:2; —

1 resting-place Micah 2:10; Numbers 10:33 (JE), Deuteronomy 12:9 (+ הַנַּחֲלָה‎) so Psalm 95:11 (׳י‎s resting- plural), compare 132:8 2 Chronicles 6:41 (see above), Psalm 132:14; Isaiah 66:1 ("" לִי תִּבְנוּ אֲשֶׁר בַּיִת‎), compare מ ׳בֵּית וגו ׳לַאֲרוֺן1 Chronicles 28:2; also Isaiah 11:10; probably also Genesis 49:15 ("" הָאָרֶץ טוֺב‎ here is apparently substantive, ‎ reads adjective טוֺבָה‎; but read perhaps מְנֻחהֹ‎, his resting-place, from מָנוֺחַ‎, BallHpt Holz after ᵑ6‎); שַׁאֲנַנּוֺת מְנוּחֹתIsaiah 32:18 (+ מִבְטַחִים מִשְׁכְּנוֺת שָׁלוֺם, נְוֵה‎); of ׳י‎s word Zechariah 9:1; resting-place on journey, in מ ׳שַׂרJeremiah 51:59 (Ew Gf Gie and others); figurative for security, assurance 2 Samuel 14:17 (taken from resting, equilibrium, of scale according to Klo).

2 rest, quietness, plural מְנֻחוֺת מֵיPsalm 23:2; = refreshment Isaiah 28:12 ("" מַרְגֵּעָה‎); rest (from enemies) = peace 1 Kings 8:56 (compare 5:18), מ ׳אִישׁ1 Chronicles 22:9 a man of peace (compare הֵנִיחַ‎ vb); = relief from sorrow Jeremiah 45:3; condition of rest and security attained by marriage Ruth 1:9 (= מָנוֺחַ3:1). — ׳מJudges 20:43 is perhaps proper name, compare GFM.