H4116 מהר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to be liquid or flow easily, that is, (by implication); to hurry (in a good or bad sense); often used (with another verb) adverbially promptly

KJV Usage: be carried headlong, fearful, (cause to make, in, make) haste (-n, -ily, (be) hasty, (fetch, make ready) X quickly, rash, X shortly, (be so) X soon, make speed, X speedily, X straightway, X suddenly, swift.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. (Qal) to hasten
a. (Niphal) to be hurried, be anxious
b. hasty, precipitate, impetuous
c. (Piel)
1. to hasten, make haste
2. hasten (used as adverb with another verb)
3. to hasten, prepare quickly, do quickly, bring quickly
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1152
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H4116 מהר is used in the Bible

First 30 of 60 occurrences of H4116 מהר

Genesis 18:6
Genesis 18:7
Genesis 19:22
Genesis 24:18
Genesis 24:20
Genesis 24:46
Genesis 27:20
Genesis 41:32
Genesis 43:30
Genesis 44:11
Genesis 45:9
Genesis 45:13
Exodus 2:18
Exodus 10:16
Exodus 12:33
Exodus 34:8
Joshua 4:10
Joshua 8:14
Joshua 8:19
Judges 9:48
Judges 13:10
1 Samuel 4:14
1 Samuel 9:12
1 Samuel 17:48
1 Samuel 23:27
1 Samuel 25:18
1 Samuel 25:23
1 Samuel 25:34
1 Samuel 25:42
1 Samuel 28:20

Corresponding Greek Words

mahar ni. G770 astheneo
mahar ni. G772 asthenes
mahar ni. G1839 ex istemi
mahar ni. G3642 oligopsuchos
mahar ni.,pi. G5031 tachinos
mahar pi. see G5032;5030 tacheos
mahar pi. G4692 speudo
mahar pi. G4710 spoude
mahar pi. G5015 tarasso
mahar pi. G5034 tachos
mahar pi. G5034 tachos
mahar pi. G5035 tachu
mahar pi. G5036 tachus