H5503 סחר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to travel round (specifically as a pedlar); intensively to palpitate

KJV Usage: go about, merchant (-man), occupy with, pant, trade, traffick.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to go around, go about, travel about in, go about in trade
a. (Qal)
1. to go about to and fro (in business)
2. trader, trafficker (participle)
b. (Pilpel) to palpitate
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1486
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5503 סחר is used in the Bible

20 occurrences of H5503 סחר

Genesis 23:16
Genesis 34:10
Genesis 34:21
Genesis 37:28
Genesis 42:34
1 Kings 10:28
2 Chronicles 1:16
2 Chronicles 9:14
Psalms 38:10
Proverbs 31:14
Isaiah 23:2
Isaiah 23:8
Isaiah 47:15
Jeremiah 14:18
Ezekiel 27:12
Ezekiel 27:16
Ezekiel 27:18
Ezekiel 27:21
Ezekiel 27:36
Ezekiel 38:13

Corresponding Greek Words

sachar see G4198 st. poreuo
sachar G1710 em poreuomai
sachar G1711 emporia
sachar G1713 em poros
sachar G2038 ergazomai
sachar pilp. G5015 tarasso