Word Summary
maaseh: a deed, work
Original Word: מַעֲשֶׂה
Transliteration: maaseh
Phonetic Spelling: (mah-as-eh')
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Short Definition: a deed, work
Meaning: an action, a transaction, activity, a product, property
Strong's Concordance
act, wrought

From asah; an action (good or bad); generally, a transaction; abstractly, activity; by implication, a product (specifically, a poem) or (generally) property -- act, art, + bakemeat, business, deed, do(-ing), labor, thing made, ware of making, occupation, thing offered, operation, possession, X well, ((handy-, needle-, net-))work(ing, - manship), wrought.

see HEBREW asah


H4639. maaseh

מַעֲשֶׂה233 noun masculineGenesis 20:9 deed, work; — absolute ׳מ44:15 +, construct מַעֲשֵׂהIsaiah 5:12 +; suffix מַעֲשֵׂהוּJudges 13:12 +, etc.; plural מַעֲשִׂיםGenesis 20:9 +; construct מַעֲשֵׂיJeremiah 1:16 +; suffix מַעֲשָׂיו1 Samuel 19:4 (or singular, so Dr) +, etc.; — often accusative of congnate meaning with verb with עשׂה‎; —

1. a.-1deed, thing done by man Numbers 16:28 (JE), 1 Kings 13:11; Isaiah 26:12; —

b.-1work, labour, husbandry Exodus 23:16 (E), Genesis 5:29 (J), Judges 19:16,

c. deed(s), work(s) of ׳י‎, especially in deliverance and in judgment, Judges 2:7, 10; Joshua 24:31 (D), Psalm 33:4 21t., + ׳מ יָדָיו‎ etc. Isaiah 5:12; Psalm 28:5; 92:5 4t.; ׳מ הָאֱלֹהִים‎ in General Ecclesiastes 7:13; 8:17; 11:5; compare 3:11.

2. a.-1work, thing made, by man, ׳מ אֹפֶה

b. work (made by) God Exodus 32:16 (E); especially (poetry and late), of created things, Psalm 103:22; 104:24 4t. Psalms; ׳מ אֶצְבְּעֹתֶיךָ8:4, ׳מ יָרֶיךָ102:26 (both of heavens), compare 19:2 (heavenly bodies), 8:7 (animals); of man Job 14:15; 34:19, compare מַעֲשֵׂהוּ כָּלאַֿנְשֵׁי לָדַעַת37:7 (but read probably ᵑ9 אנשׁים‎ Ol Di and others); of nation Isaiah 19:25; 60:21; 64:7; of weights Proverbs 16:11 (but read perhaps הַמֶּלֶךְ‎) for ׳י‎ Gr Toy).

c. product of olive-tree, ׳מ זַיִתHabakkuk 3:17; figurative product of righteousness Isaiah 32:17.