Word Summary
masger: a locksmith, smith, a dungeon
Original Word: מַסְגֵּר
Transliteration: masger
Phonetic Spelling: (mas-gare')
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Short Definition: a locksmith, smith, a dungeon
Meaning: a fastener, a smith, a prison
Strong's Concordance
prison, smith

From cagar; a fastener, i.e. (of a person) a smith, (of a thing) a prison -- prison, smith.

see HEBREW cagar


H4525. masger

מַסְגֵּרnoun [masculine]

1 locksmith, smith.

2 dungeon: — always absolute:

1 collective smiths, ׳וְהַמּ וְכָלהֶֿחָרָשׁ2 Kings 24:14 compare 24:16, Jeremiah 24:1; 29:2.

2 dungeon Isaiah 24:22 (compare סגרPu`al); figurative of exile 42:7 (מִמּ ׳הוֺצִיא‎); מִמּ ׳הוֺצִיאָה נַפְשִׁי‎ Psalm 142:8.