The second form by permutation and used in Ezra 4:5; a primitive root (apparently akin (by prosthesis) to H3739 through the idea of temporary purchase; compare H7937); to hire
KJV Usage: earn wages, hire (out self), reward, X surely.
H5534 סכר sâkarסכר
A primitive root; to shut up; by implication to surrender
KJV Usage: stop, give over. See also H5462; H7936.
H7916 שׂכיר śâkı̂yrשׂכיר
From H7936; a man atwages by the day or year
KJV Usage: hired (man, servant), hireling.
H7938 שׂכר śekerשׂכר
From H7936; wages