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Lexicon :: Strong's H4818 - merkāḇâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
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Strong’s Definitions

מֶרְכָּבָה merkâbâh, mer-kaw-baw'; feminine of H4817; a chariot:—chariot. See also H1024.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 44x

The KJV translates Strong's H4818 in the following manner: chariot (44x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 44x
The KJV translates Strong's H4818 in the following manner: chariot (44x).
  1. chariot

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מֶרְכָּבָה merkâbâh, mer-kaw-baw'; feminine of H4817; a chariot:—chariot. See also H1024.
STRONGS H4818: Abbreviations
מֶרְכָּבָה noun feminine chariot; — absolute מ׳ Judges 4:13 +, construct מִרְכֶּ֫בֶתGenesis 41:43; suffix מֶרְבַּבְתּוֺ Genesis 46:29 +; plural מַרְכָּבוֺת Zechariah 6:1 +; construct מַרְכְּבוֺת 2 Kings 23:11 +, בֹת - Exodus 15:4; suffix מַרְכְּבֹתֶיךָ Micah 5:10; Habakkuk 3:8, etc.; — chariot (often || סוּס(ים), 1 Samuel 8:11 פָרָשִׁים): especially war-chariot, Egyptian, Exodus 14:25 (J), Exodus 15:4 (song), 2 Chron 14:8; from Muṣri in North Syria (according to Wkl, see מצרים near the end, compare Kit 1 Kings 10:28 Benzib.) 1 Kings 10:29 2 Chronicles 1:17; Songs, Joshua 11:6, 9 (JE), Judges 4:15 (|| רֶכֶב), Judges 5:28 (|| id.); Assyria, Isaiah 2:7; Nahum 3:2; foe from north Jeremiah 4:13, nations in general Haggai 2:22; Israel and Judah 1 Kings 20:33; 1 Kings 22:35 2 Chronicles 18:34; 2 Kings 9:27; 2 Kings 10:15; 2 Chronicles 35:24; Micah 5:10; figurative of י׳'s chariots Isaiah 66:15; Habakkuk 3:8, compare (in vision) Zechariah 6:1, 2(twice in verse); Zechariah 6:3 (twice in verse); מ׳ for dignity and display Genesis 41:43 (E), Genesis 46:29 (J), 1 Samuel 8:11 (twice in verse); 2 Samuel 15:1; 2 Kings 5:21, 26, מַדְכְּבוֺת בְּבוֺדֶ֑ךָ Isaiah 22:18 (iron.); used in flight 2 Kings 23:11 (idolatrous); הַמּ׳ הַכְּרוּבִים (read מִדְכֶּבֶת הַכּ׳, Greek Version of the LXX Benz) 1 Chronicles 28:18 (on this conception of cherubin in temple see Benz); מ׳ in similes: כְּמַעֲשֵׂה אוֺפַן הַמּ׳ 1 Kings 7:33, בְּקוֺל מ׳ Joel 2:3; on the obscure עַמִּי נָדִיב מַר׳ Songs 6:12 chariots of my people, a prince (?) see especially Bu.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


41:43; 41:43; 46:29; 46:29


14:25; 15:4; 15:4


11:6; 11:9


4:13; 4:15; 5:28

1 Samuel

8:11; 8:11

2 Samuel


1 Kings

7:33; 10:28; 10:29; 20:33; 22:35

2 Kings

5:21; 5:26; 9:27; 10:15; 23:11; 23:11

1 Chronicles


2 Chronicles

1:17; 14:8; 18:34; 35:24

Song of Songs



2:7; 22:18; 66:15






5:10; 5:10




3:8; 3:8




6:1; 6:1; 6:2; 6:3


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4818 matches the Hebrew מֶרְכָּבָה (merkāḇâ),
which occurs 44 times in 41 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:43 - And he made him to ride in the second chariot H4818 which he had; and they cried before him, Bow the knee: and he made him ruler over all the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 46:29 - And Joseph made ready his chariot, H4818 and went up to meet Israel his father, to Goshen, and presented himself unto him; and he fell on his neck, and wept on his neck a good while.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:25 - And took off their chariot H4818 wheels, that they drave them heavily: so that the Egyptians said, Let us flee from the face of Israel; for the LORD fighteth for them against the Egyptians.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 15:4 - Pharaoh's chariots H4818 and his host hath he cast into the sea: his chosen captains also are drowned in the Red sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 11:6 - And the LORD said unto Joshua, Be not afraid because of them: for to morrow about this time will I deliver them up all slain before Israel: thou shalt hough their horses, and burn their chariots H4818 with fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 11:9 - And Joshua did unto them as the LORD bade him: he houghed their horses, and burnt their chariots H4818 with fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:15 - And the LORD discomfited Sisera, and all his chariots, and all his host, with the edge of the sword before Barak; so that Sisera lighted down off his chariot, H4818 and fled away on his feet.
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 the wheels of his chariots? H4818
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 8:11 - And he said, This will be the manner of the king that shall reign over you: He will take your sons, and appoint them for himself, for his chariots, H4818 and to be his horsemen; and some shall run before his chariots. H4818
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:1 - And it came to pass after this, that Absalom prepared him chariots H4818 and horses, and fifty men to run before him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:33 - And the work of the wheels was like the work of a chariot H4818 wheel: their axletrees, and their naves, and their felloes, and their spokes, were all molten.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:29 - And a chariot H4818 came up and went out of Egypt for six hundred shekels of silver, and an horse for an hundred and fifty: and so for all the kings of the Hittites, and for the kings of Syria, did they bring them out by their means.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 12:18 - Then king Rehoboam sent Adoram, who was over the tribute; and all Israel stoned him with stones, that he died. Therefore king Rehoboam made speed to get him up to his chariot, H4818 to flee to Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 20:33 - Now the men did diligently observe whether any thing would come from him, and did hastily catch it: and they said, Thy brother Benhadad. Then he said, Go ye, bring him. Then Benhadad came forth to him; and he caused him to come up into the chariot. H4818
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 22:35 - And the battle increased that day: and the king was stayed up in his chariot H4818 against the Syrians, and died at even: and the blood ran out of the wound into the midst of the chariot.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:21 - So Gehazi followed after Naaman. And when Naaman saw him running after him, he lighted down from the chariot H4818 to meet him, and said, Is all well?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:26 - And he said unto him, Went not mine heart with thee, when the man turned again from his chariot H4818 to meet thee? Is it a time to receive money, and to receive garments, and oliveyards, and vineyards, and sheep, and oxen, and menservants, and maidservants?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:27 - But when Ahaziah the king of Judah saw this, he fled by the way of the garden house. And Jehu followed after him, and said, Smite him also in the chariot. H4818 And they did so at the going up to Gur, which is by Ibleam. And he fled to Megiddo, and died there.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:15 - And when he was departed thence, he lighted on Jehonadab the son of Rechab coming to meet him: and he saluted him, and said to him, Is thine heart right, as my heart is with thy heart? And Jehonadab answered, It is. If it be, give me thine hand. And he gave him his hand; and he took him up to him into the chariot. H4818
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:11 - And he took away the horses that the kings of Judah had given to the sun, at the entering in of the house of the LORD, by the chamber of Nathanmelech the chamberlain, which was in the suburbs, and burned the chariots H4818 of the sun with fire.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 28:18 - And for the altar of incense refined gold by weight; and gold for the pattern of the chariot H4818 of the cherubims, that spread out their wings, and covered the ark of the covenant of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 1:17 - And they fetched up, and brought forth out of Egypt a chariot H4818 for six hundred shekels of silver, and an horse for an hundred and fifty: and so brought they out horses for all the kings of the Hittites, and for the kings of Syria, by their means.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 9:25 - And Solomon had four thousand stalls for horses and chariots, H4818 and twelve thousand horsemen; whom he bestowed in the chariot cities, and with the king at Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 10:18 - Then king Rehoboam sent Hadoram that was over the tribute; and the children of Israel stoned him with stones, that he died. But king Rehoboam made speed to get him up to his chariot, H4818 to flee to Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 14:9 - And there came out against them Zerah the Ethiopian with an host of a thousand thousand, and three hundred chariots; H4818 and came unto Mareshah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 18:34 - And the battle increased that day: howbeit the king of Israel stayed himself up in his chariot H4818 against the Syrians until the even: and about the time of the sun going down he died.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:24 - His servants therefore took him out of that chariot, H4818 and put him in the second chariot that he had; and they brought him to Jerusalem, and he died, and was buried in one of the sepulchres of his fathers. And all Judah and Jerusalem mourned for Josiah.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 6:12 - Or ever I was aware, my soul made me like the chariots H4818 of Amminadib.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 2:7 - Their land also is full of silver and gold, neither is there any end of their treasures; their land is also full of horses, neither is there any end of their chariots: H4818
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 22:18 - He will surely violently turn and toss thee like a ball into a large country: there shalt thou die, and there the chariots H4818 of thy glory shall be the shame of thy lord's house.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 66:15 - For, behold, the LORD will come with fire, and with his chariots H4818 like a whirlwind, to render his anger with fury, and his rebuke with flames of fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 4:13 - Behold, he shall come up as clouds, and his chariots H4818 shall be as a whirlwind: his horses are swifter than eagles. Woe unto us! for we are spoiled.
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 2:5 - Like the noise of chariots H4818 on the tops of mountains shall they leap, like the noise of a flame of fire that devoureth the stubble, as a strong people set in battle array.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 1:13 - O thou inhabitant of Lachish, bind the chariot H4818 to the swift beast: she is the beginning of the sin to the daughter of Zion: for the transgressions of Israel were found in thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 5:10 - And it shall come to pass in that day, saith the LORD, that I will cut off thy horses out of the midst of thee, and I will destroy thy chariots: H4818
Unchecked Copy BoxNah 3:2 - The noise of a whip, and the noise of the rattling of the wheels, and of the pransing horses, and of the jumping chariots. H4818
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 3:8 - Was the LORD displeased against the rivers? was thine anger against the rivers? was thy wrath against the sea, that thou didst ride upon thine horses and thy chariots H4818 of salvation?
Unchecked Copy BoxHag 2:22 - And I will overthrow the throne of kingdoms, and I will destroy the strength of the kingdoms of the heathen; and I will overthrow the chariots, H4818 and those that ride in them; and the horses and their riders shall come down, every one by the sword of his brother.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 6:1 - And I turned, and lifted up mine eyes, and looked, and, behold, there came four chariots H4818 out from between two mountains; and the mountains were mountains of brass.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 6:2 - In the first chariot H4818 were red horses; and in the second chariot H4818 black horses;
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 6:3 - And in the third chariot H4818 white horses; and in the fourth chariot H4818 grisled and bay horses.
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