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Proverbs 1:3

commandment

Strong's Concordance

H4687
מצוה
mitsvâh
mits-vaw'
From H6680; a command, whether human or divine (collectively the Law): -

H6680
צוה
tsâvâh
tsaw-vaw'
A primitive root; (intensively) to constitute, enjoin: -

Webster Definition

Commandment
COMMANDMENT, n.

1. A command; a mandate; an order or injunction given by authority; charge; precept.

Why do ye transgress the commandment of God. Mat 15.

This is the first and great commandment. Mat 22.

A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another. John 13.

2. By way of eminence, a precept of the decalogue, or moral law, written on tables of stone, at Mount Sinai; one of the ten commandments. Exo 34.

3. Authority; coercive power.