Word Summary
atsarah or atsereth: an assembly
Original Word: עֲצָרָה
Transliteration: atsarah or atsereth
Phonetic Spelling: (ats-aw-raw')
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Short Definition: an assembly
Meaning: an assembly, on a, festival, holiday
Strong's Concordance
solemn assembly meeting

Or matsereth {ats-eh'-reth}; from atsar; an assembly, especially on a festival or holiday -- (solemn) assembly (meeting).

see HEBREW atsar


H6116. atsarah

or atsereth עֲצֶ֫רֶת עֲצָרָה,noun feminine assembly (? as confined, held in); — absolute עֲצָרָהIsaiah 1:13 2t.; עֲצֶ֫רֶתDeuteronomy 16:8 3t., עֲצָ֑רֶת2 Chronicles 7:9; construct עֲצֶ֑רֶתJeremiah 9:1; plural suffix עַצְרֹתֵיכֶםAmos 5:21; —

1 sacred assembly, rejected by ׳י‎, Isaiah 1:13 and (at Bethel, etc.) Amos 5:21; for Baal 2 Kings 10:20; Deuteronomy 16:8 (last day of Maƒƒoth), Leviticus 23:36 (P), Numbers 29:35 (P), Nehemiah 8:18 (all of day after feast of booths), compare 2 Chronicles 7:9 [Late Hebrew of feast of weeks, עֲצַרְתָּא ᵑ7‎ JosAnt. iii. 10, 6 Ἀσάρτα]; occasional, Joel 1:14; 2:15.

2 assemblage, company (in General), ׳ע בֹּגְדִיםJeremiah 9:1 an assemblage of deceivers (Gr עֲדַת‎; Che חֶבְרַת‎).