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Lexicon :: Strong's H3549 - kāhēn

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Corresponding to כֹּהֵן (H3548)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2786

Strong’s Definitions

כָּהֵן kâhên, kaw-hane'; (Aramaic) corresponding to H3548:—priest.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x

The KJV translates Strong's H3549 in the following manner: priest (8x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x
The KJV translates Strong's H3549 in the following manner: priest (8x).
  1. priest

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
כָּהֵן kâhên, kaw-hane'; (Aramaic) corresponding to H3548:—priest.

Biblical Aramaic

[כָּהֵן] noun masculine priest (see Biblical Hebrew H3548 כהן); — emphatic כָּהֲנָא Ezra 7:12, Ezra 7:21; plural emphatic נַיָּא- Ezra 6:9, Ezra 6:16, Ezra 6:18; Ezra 7:16, Ezra 7:24; suffix (of Israel) נ֫וֺהִי- Ezra 7:13.
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Strong's Number H3549 matches the Hebrew כָּהֵן (kāhēn),
which occurs 8 times in 8 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 and anointing oil, as the priests H3549 in Jerusalem request, it is to be given to them daily without fail,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:16 - And the sons of Israel, the priests, H3549 the Levites and the rest of the [fn]exiles, celebrated the dedication of this house of God with joy.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:18 - Then they appointed the priests H3549 to their divisions and the Levites in their orders for the service of God [fn]in Jerusalem, as it is written in the book of Moses.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:12 - [fn]Artaxerxes, king of kings, to Ezra the priest, H3549 the scribe of the law of the God of heaven, perfect peace. And now
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:13 - I have issued a decree that any of the people of Israel and their priests H3549 and the Levites in my kingdom who are willing to go to Jerusalem, may go with you.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:16 - with all the silver and gold which you find in the whole province of Babylon, along with the freewill offering of the people and of the priests, H3549 who offered willingly for the house of their God which is in Jerusalem;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:21 - “I, even I, King Artaxerxes, issue a decree to all the treasurers who are in the provinces beyond the [fn]River, that whatever Ezra the priest, H3549 the scribe of the law of the God of heaven, may require of you, it shall be done diligently,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:24 - “We also inform you that it is not allowed to [fn]impose tax, tribute or toll on any of the priests, H3549 Levites, singers, doorkeepers, Nethinim or servants of this house of God.

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