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Lexicon :: Strong's H309 - 'achar

אָחַר
Transliteration
'achar
Pronunciation
ä·khar' (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 68

Strong’s Definitions

אָחַר ʼâchar, aw-khar'; a primitive root; to loiter (i.e. be behind); by implication to procrastinate:—continue, defer, delay, hinder, be late (slack), stay (there), tarry (longer).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x

The KJV translates Strong's H309 in the following manner: tarry (7x), defer (3x), slack (2x), continue (1x), delay (1x), hinder (1x), stayed there (1x), sit up late (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x
The KJV translates Strong's H309 in the following manner: tarry (7x), defer (3x), slack (2x), continue (1x), delay (1x), hinder (1x), stayed there (1x), sit up late (1x).
  1. to delay, hesitate, tarry, defer, remain behind

    1. (Qal)

      1. to delay, tarry (intensive)

      2. to cause one to delay, hinder, keep back

    2. (Piel) to delay, wait, stay behind (but not in hope)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אָחַר ʼâchar, aw-khar'; a primitive root; to loiter (i.e. be behind); by implication to procrastinate:—continue, defer, delay, hinder, be late (slack), stay (there), tarry (longer).

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H309 matches the Hebrew אָחַר ('achar),
which occurs 17 times in 17 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:56 - And he said unto them, Hinder me H309 not, seeing the LORD hath prospered my way; send me away that I may go to my master.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:4 - And he commanded them, saying, Thus shall ye speak unto my lord Esau; Thy servant Jacob saith thus, I have sojourned with Laban, and stayed there H309 until now:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 34:19 - And the young man deferred H309 not to do the thing, because he had delight in Jacob's daughter: and he was more honourable than all the house of his father.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 22:29 - Thou shalt not delay H309 to offer the first of thy ripe fruits, and of thy liquors: the firstborn of thy sons shalt thou give unto me.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 7:10 - And repayeth them that hate him to their face, to destroy them: he will not be slack H309 to him that hateth him, he will repay him to his face.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 23:21 - When thou shalt vow a vow unto the LORD thy God, thou shalt not slack H309 to pay it: for the LORD thy God will surely require it of thee; and it would be sin in thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 5:28 - The mother of Sisera looked out at a window, and cried through the lattice, Why is his chariot so long in coming? why tarry H309 the wheels of his chariots?
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 20:5 - So Amasa went to assemble the men of Judah: but he tarried longer H309 than the set time which he had appointed him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:17 - But I am poor and needy; yet the Lord thinketh upon me: thou art my help and my deliverer; make no tarrying, H309 O my God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 70:5 - But I am poor and needy: make haste unto me, O God: thou art my help and my deliverer; O LORD, make no tarrying. H309
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 127:2 - It is vain for you to rise up early, to sit up late, H309 to eat the bread of sorrows: for so he giveth his beloved sleep.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 23:30 - They that tarry long H309 at the wine; they that go to seek mixed wine.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 5:4 - When thou vowest a vow unto God, defer H309 not to pay it; for he hath no pleasure in fools: pay that which thou hast vowed.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 5:11 - Woe unto them that rise up early in the morning, that they may follow strong drink; that continue H309 until night, till wine inflame them!
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 46:13 - I bring near my righteousness; it shall not be far off, and my salvation shall not tarry: H309 and I will place salvation in Zion for Israel my glory.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:19 - O Lord, hear; O Lord, forgive; O Lord, hearken and do; defer H309 not, for thine own sake, O my God: for thy city and thy people are called by thy name.
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 2:3 - For the vision is yet for an appointed time, but at the end it shall speak, and not lie: though it tarry, wait for it; because it will surely come, it will not tarry. H309

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