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Strong's #4242 - מְחִיר

Transliteration
mᵉchîyr
Phonetics
mekh-eer'
Root Word (Etymology)
from an unused root meaning to buy
Parts of Speech
masculine noun
TWOT
1185c
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) price, hire

1a) price

1b) hire, reward, gain

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 465 ‑ ἀντάλλαγμα (an‑tal'‑ag‑mah);  1431 ‑ δωρεά (do‑reh‑ah');  1435 ‑ δῶρον (do'‑ron);  3083 ‑ λύτρον (loo'‑tron);  3408 ‑ μισθός (mis‑thos');  5092 ‑ τιμή (tee‑may');  5536 ‑ χρῆμα (khray'‑mah);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (14)
Deuteronomy 1
2 Samuel 1
1 Kings 2
2 Chronicles 1
Job 1
Psalms 1
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
Daniel 1
Micah 1
NAS (15)
Deuteronomy 1
2 Samuel 1
1 Kings 2
2 Chronicles 1
Job 1
Psalms 1
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
Lamentations 1
Daniel 1
Micah 1
HCS (15)
Deuteronomy 1
2 Samuel 1
1 Kings 2
2 Chronicles 1
Job 1
Psalms 1
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
Lamentations 1
Daniel 1
Micah 1
BSB (15)
Deuteronomy 1
2 Samuel 1
1 Kings 2
2 Chronicles 1
Job 1
Psalms 1
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
Lamentations 1
Daniel 1
Micah 1
ESV (14)
Deuteronomy 1
2 Samuel 1
1 Kings 2
2 Chronicles 1
Job 1
Psalms 1
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
Daniel 1
Micah 1
WEB (14)
Deuteronomy 1
2 Samuel 1
1 Kings 2
2 Chronicles 1
Job 1
Psalms 1
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
Daniel 1
Micah 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2337) rkm (מכר MKR) AC: Sell CO: Merchandise AB: Price

V) rkm (מכר MKR) - Sell: KJV (80): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hitpael, Participle) sell, seller - Strongs: H4376 (מָכַר)

Nm) rkm (מכר MKR) - I. Merchandise: II. Value:KJV (3): price, ware - Strongs: H4377 (מֶכֶר)

bm) rikm (מכיר MKYR) - Price: [df: ryxm]KJV (15): price, worth, sold, gain, hire - Strongs: H4242 (מְחִיר)

hm ) rkmm (ממכר MMKR) - Merchandise: KJV (10): sold, sale, ware, sold - Strongs: H4465 (מִמְכָּר)

hf2) trkmm (ממכרת MMKRT) - Merchandise: KJV (1): as - Strongs: H4466 (מִמְכֶּרֶת)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. מְחִיר noun masculine price, hire (as that which is placed in front of one, presented, offered; Assyrian ma—îru, price; ma—irânu, buyer, Dl HWB 404, Prol.94); — ׳מ absolute Micah 3:11 9t.; construct Deuteronomy 23:19 2t.; suffix מְחִירָהּ Job 28:15; plural suffix מְחִירֵיהֶם Psalm 44:13; —

1 price, often בִּמְחִיר for a price; in trade 2 Samuel 24:24; 1 Kings 10:28; 2 Chronicles 1:16; compare Lamentations 5:4 ("" כֶּסֶף), also (no בְּ) 1 Kings 21:2 and שָׂדֶה עַתּוּדִים׳מ Proverbs 27:26; of wisdom Job 28:15 ("" סְגוֺר כֶּסֶף) compare Proverbs 17:16 (no בְּ); figurative ׳בְּלוֺאבֶֿסֶף וּבְלוֺא מ Isaiah 55:1 in purchase of blessings from ׳י; of price of people, figurative Psalm 44:13, compare Jeremiah 15:13.

2 hire, כֶּלֶב׳מ (i.e. of male prostitute) Deuteronomy 23:19 ("" אֶתְנַן זוֺנָה) see Di Dr; of venal priests Micah 3:11 ("" שֹׁחַד); = reward, gain, denied of Cyrus Isaiah 45:13 ("" id.); affirmed of Ant. Epiph. Daniel 11:39.


Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

מְחִיר m. (from the root מָחַר)

(1)  price for which any thing is sold, Proverbs 17:16, 27:26. בִּמְחִיר at a price, 2 Samuel 24:24 לֹא בִמְחִיר not for price, gratis, i.q. חִנָּם Isaiah 45:13, 55:1.

(2) wages, reward of labour, Micah 3:11; Deuteronomy 23:19.

(3) [Mehir], pr.n. m. 1 Chronicles 4:11.


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List of Word Forms
בִּמְחִ֔יר בִּמְחִ֣יר בִּמְחִ֥יר בִּמְחִֽיר׃ בִּמְחִירֵיהֶֽם׃ בִמְחִ֑יר בִמְחִיר֙ במחיר במחיר׃ במחיריהם׃ וּמְחִ֣יר וּמְחִ֥יר ומחיר מְחִ֖יר מְחִ֣יר מְחִ֥יר מְחִירָֽהּ׃ מחיר מחירה׃ bim·ḥî·rê·hem bim·ḥîr ḇim·ḥîr bimChir bimchireiHem bimḥîr ḇimḥîr bimḥîrêhem mə·ḥî·rāh mə·ḥîr meChir mechiRah məḥîr məḥîrāh ū·mə·ḥîr umeChir ūməḥîr vimChir
 
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