4120. meherah
Strong's Concordance
meherah: haste, speed
Original Word: מְהֵ רָה
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Transliteration: meherah
Phonetic Spelling: (meh-hay-raw')
Definition: haste, speed
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from mahar
Definition
haste, speed
NASB Translation
hurry (1), quickly (14), shortly (1), speed (1), speedily (2), swiftly (1).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
מְהֵרָה noun feminine haste, speed; — usually as adverb. accusative hastily, quickly: Joshua 8:19; Joshua 10:6; Joshua 23:16 (all J E), Numbers 17:11 (P), Deuteronomy 11:17; Judges 9:54; 2 Samuel 17:16,18,21; Jeremiah 27:16; Ecclesiastes 8:11 (in all these cases after verb); before verb (poetry) Isaiah 5:26 ("" קַל), Psalm 31:3; Psalm 37:2; Isaiah 58:8; Joel 4:4 ("" קַל); so also 1 Samuel 20:38 הוּשָׁה ׳מ (compare Dr); 2 Kings 1:11 רֵ֑דָה ׳מ; — but perhaps read מַהֲרָה, i.e. Pi`el Imperative of מהר (compare 1 Samuel 23:27); with preposition (late): ׳בִּמ in haste = quickly Ecclesiastes 4:12; ׳עַדמֿ id. Psalm 147:15.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
hastily, quickly, shortly, soon, make with speedily, swiftly

Feminine of maher; properly, a hurry; hence (adverbially) promptly -- hastily, quickly, shortly, soon, make (with) speed(-ily), swiftly.

see HEBREW maher

Forms and Transliterations
בִמְהֵרָ֖ה במהרה מְ֝הֵרָ֗ה מְהֵרָ֑ה מְהֵרָ֔ה מְהֵרָ֖ה מְהֵרָ֗ה מְהֵרָ֛ה מְהֵרָ֜ה מְהֵרָ֣ה מְהֵרָ֥ה מְהֵרָ֨ה מְהֵרָ֪ה מְהֵרָה֙ מְהֵרָה֩ מהרה ḇim·hê·rāh ḇimhêrāh mə·hê·rāh meheRah məhêrāh vimheRah
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Numbers 16:46
HEB: קְטֹ֔רֶת וְהוֹלֵ֧ךְ מְהֵרָ֛ה אֶל־ הָעֵדָ֖ה
NAS: [on it]; then bring it quickly to the congregation
KJV: and go quickly unto the congregation,
INT: incense bring quickly to the congregation

Deuteronomy 11:17
HEB: יְבוּלָ֑הּ וַאֲבַדְתֶּ֣ם מְהֵרָ֗ה מֵעַל֙ הָאָ֣רֶץ
NAS: and you will perish quickly from the good
KJV: and [lest] ye perish quickly from off the good
INT: fruit will perish quickly and land

Joshua 8:19
HEB: וְהָאוֹרֵ֡ב קָם֩ מְהֵרָ֨ה מִמְּקוֹמ֤וֹ וַיָּר֙וּצוּ֙
NAS: rose quickly from their place,
KJV: arose quickly out of their place,
INT: ambush rose quickly their place ran

Joshua 10:6
HEB: עֲלֵ֧ה אֵלֵ֣ינוּ מְהֵרָ֗ה וְהוֹשִׁ֤יעָה לָּ֙נוּ֙
NAS: come up to us quickly and save
KJV: come up to us quickly, and save
INT: come against quickly and save and help

Joshua 23:16
HEB: בָּכֶ֔ם וַאֲבַדְתֶּ֣ם מְהֵרָ֔ה מֵעַל֙ הָאָ֣רֶץ
NAS: against you, and you will perish quickly from off
KJV: against you, and ye shall perish quickly from off the good
INT: of the LORD will perish quickly off land

Judges 9:54
HEB: וַיִּקְרָ֨א מְהֵרָ֜ה אֶל־ הַנַּ֣עַר ׀
NAS: Then he called quickly to the young
KJV: Then he called hastily unto the young man
INT: called quickly to the young

1 Samuel 20:38
HEB: אַחֲרֵ֣י הַנַּ֔עַר מְהֵרָ֥ה ח֖וּשָׁה אַֽל־
NAS: the lad, Hurry, be quick,
KJV: after the lad, Make speed, haste, stay
INT: after the lad Hurry be quick not

2 Samuel 17:16
HEB: וְעַתָּ֡ה שִׁלְח֣וּ מְהֵרָה֩ וְהַגִּ֨ידוּ לְדָוִ֜ד
NAS: therefore, send quickly and tell
KJV: Now therefore send quickly, and tell
INT: Now send quickly and tell David

2 Samuel 17:18
HEB: וַיֵּלְכוּ֩ שְׁנֵיהֶ֨ם מְהֵרָ֜ה וַיָּבֹ֣אוּ ׀ אֶל־
NAS: of them departed quickly and came
KJV: both of them away quickly, and came
INT: departed the two quickly and came to

2 Samuel 17:21
HEB: ק֣וּמוּ וְעִבְר֤וּ מְהֵרָה֙ אֶת־ הַמַּ֔יִם
NAS: the water quickly for thus
KJV: Arise, and pass quickly over
INT: Arise and cross quickly the water for

2 Kings 1:11
HEB: אָמַ֥ר הַמֶּ֖לֶךְ מְהֵרָ֥ה רֵֽדָה׃
NAS: the king, 'Come down quickly.'
KJV: said, Come down quickly.
INT: says the king quickly Come

Psalm 31:2
HEB: אֵלַ֨י ׀ אָזְנְךָ֮ מְהֵרָ֪ה הַצִּ֫ילֵ֥נִי הֱיֵ֤ה
NAS: to me, rescue me quickly; Be to me a rock
KJV: to me; deliver me speedily: be thou my strong
INT: about your ear quickly rescue become

Psalm 37:2
HEB: כִּ֣י כֶ֭חָצִיר מְהֵרָ֣ה יִמָּ֑לוּ וּכְיֶ֥רֶק
NAS: For they will wither quickly like the grass
KJV: For they shall soon be cut down
INT: like the grass quickly down the green

Psalm 147:15
HEB: אָ֑רֶץ עַד־ מְ֝הֵרָ֗ה יָר֥וּץ דְּבָרֽוֹ׃
NAS: runs very swiftly.
KJV: his word runneth very swiftly.
INT: to the earth very swiftly runs his word

Ecclesiastes 4:12
HEB: הַֽמְשֻׁלָּ֔שׁ לֹ֥א בִמְהֵרָ֖ה יִנָּתֵֽק׃
NAS: of three [strands] is not quickly torn apart.
KJV: cord is not quickly broken.
INT: of three is not quickly torn

Ecclesiastes 8:11
HEB: מַעֲשֵׂ֥ה הָרָעָ֖ה מְהֵרָ֑ה עַל־ כֵּ֡ן
NAS: is not executed quickly, therefore
KJV: is not executed speedily, therefore the heart
INT: deed an evil quickly and after that

Isaiah 5:26
HEB: הָאָ֑רֶץ וְהִנֵּ֥ה מְהֵרָ֖ה קַ֥ל יָבֽוֹא׃
NAS: it will come with speed swiftly.
KJV: and, behold, they shall come with speed swiftly:
INT: of the earth and behold speed swiftly will come

Isaiah 58:8
HEB: אוֹרֶ֔ךָ וַאֲרֻכָתְךָ֖ מְהֵרָ֣ה תִצְמָ֑ח וְהָלַ֤ךְ
NAS: And your recovery will speedily spring forth;
KJV: shall spring forth speedily: and thy righteousness
INT: your light and your recovery will speedily spring will go

Jeremiah 27:16
HEB: מִבָּבֶ֖לָה עַתָּ֣ה מְהֵרָ֑ה כִּ֣י שֶׁ֔קֶר
NAS: will now shortly be brought again
KJV: house shall now shortly be brought again
INT: Babylon will now shortly for A lie

Joel 3:4
HEB: עָלַ֔י קַ֣ל מְהֵרָ֔ה אָשִׁ֥יב גְּמֻלְכֶ֖ם
NAS: Me, swiftly and speedily I will return
KJV: me, swiftly [and] speedily will I return
INT: and swiftly and speedily will return your recompense

20 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 4120
20 Occurrences


mə·hê·rāh — 19 Occ.
ḇim·hê·rāh — 1 Occ.










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