H4120 מהרה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

me hêrâh
Feminine of H4118; properly a hurry; hence (adverbially) promptly

KJV Usage: hastily, quickly, shortly, soon, make (with) speed (-ily), swiftly.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. haste, speed
a. hastily, speedily (as adverb)
b. in haste (with prep)
Origin: from H4118
TWOT: 1152d
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

1) haste, speed
1a) hastily, speedily (as adverb)
1b) in haste (with prep)

View how H4120 מהרה is used in the Bible

20 occurrences of H4120 מהרה

Numbers 16:46 quickly
Deuteronomy 11:17 quickly
Joshua 8:19 quickly
Joshua 10:6 to us quickly,
Joshua 23:16 quickly
Judges 9:54 hastily
1 Samuel 20:38 Make speed,
2 Samuel 17:16 quickly,
2 Samuel 17:18 of them away quickly,
2 Samuel 17:21 and pass quickly
2 Kings 1:11 quickly.
Psalms 31:2 me speedily:
Psalms 37:2 For they shall soon
Psalms 147:15 very swiftly.
Ecclesiastes 4:12 is not quickly
Ecclesiastes 8:11 speedily,
Isaiah 5:26 with speed
Isaiah 58:8 speedily:
Jeremiah 27:16 shall now shortly
Joel 3:4 and speedily

Distinct usage

4 quickly
1 hastily
1 quickly,
1 of them away quickly,
1 and pass quickly
1 quickly.
1 For they shall soon
1 very swiftly.
1 is not quickly
1 speedily,
1 with speed
1 shall now shortly
1 and speedily
1 Make speed,
1 speedily:
1 to us quickly,
1 me speedily:

Corresponding Greek Words

meherah see G5032; G5030 tacheos
meherah G5034 tachos

Related words


H4118 מהר mahêr

From H4116; properly hurrying; hence (adverbially) in a hurry

KJV Usage: hasteth, hastily, at once, quickly, soon, speedily, suddenly.

H4122 מהר שׁלל חשׁ בּז mahêr shâlâl châsh baz
מהר שׁלל חשׁ בּז
mahêr shâlâl châsh baz
mah-hare' shaw-lawl' khawsh baz
From H4118 and H7998 and H2363 and H957; hasting (as he (the enemy) to the) booty, swift (to the) prey; Maher-Shalal Chash-Baz; the symbolical name of the son of Isaiah

KJV Usage: Maher-shalal-hash-baz.