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Lexicon :: Strong's H2562 - ḥămar

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Corresponding to חֶמֶר (H2561)
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TWOT Reference: TWOT- 2734

Strong’s Definitions

חֲמַר chămar, kham-ar'; (Aramaic) corresponding to H2561; wine:—wine.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x

The KJV translates Strong's H2562 in the following manner: wine (6x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x
The KJV translates Strong's H2562 in the following manner: wine (6x).
  1. wine

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חֲמַר chămar, kham-ar'; (Aramaic) corresponding to H2561; wine:—wine.
STRONGS H2562: Abbreviations

Biblical Aramaic

חֲמַר noun masculine wine (Targum Syriac; Biblical Hebrew H2561 חֶמֶר (in poetry and late), √ I. חמר); — absolute ח׳ Ezra 6:9; Ezra 7:22; emphatic חַמָרָא Daniel 5:1, Daniel 5:2; Daniel 5:4; Daniel 5:23.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


6:9; 7:22


5:1; 5:2; 5:4; 5:23


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2562 matches the Hebrew חֲמַר (ḥămar),
which occurs 6 times in 6 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:9 - “Whatever is needed, both young bulls, rams, and lambs for a burnt offering to the God of heaven, and wheat, salt, wine H2562 and anointing oil, as the priests in Jerusalem request, it is to be given to them daily without fail,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:22 - even up to 100 talents of silver, 100 [fn]kors of wheat, 100 baths of wine, H2562 100 baths of oil, and salt [fn]as needed.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:1 - Belshazzar the king [fn]held a great feast for a thousand of his nobles, and he was drinking wine H2562 in the presence of the thousand.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:2 - When Belshazzar tasted the wine, H2562 he gave orders to bring the gold and silver vessels which Nebuchadnezzar his [fn]father had taken out of the temple which was in Jerusalem, so that the king and his nobles, his wives and his concubines might drink from them.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:4 - They drank the wine H2562 and praised the gods of gold and silver, of bronze, iron, wood and stone.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:23 - but you have exalted yourself against the Lord of heaven; and they have brought the vessels of His house before you, and you and your nobles, your wives and your concubines have been drinking wine H2562 from them; and you have praised the gods of silver and gold, of bronze, iron, wood and stone, which do not see, hear or understand. But the God in whose hand are your life-breath and all your ways, you have not glorified.
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