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The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3365  
Original WordWord Origin
rqya primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
YaqarTWOT - 905
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
yaw-kar'   Verb
  1. to esteem, be prized, be valuable, be precious, be costly, be appraised
    1. (Qal)
      1. to be precious, be highly valued, be esteemed, be costly
      2. to be appraised
    2. (Hiphil) to make something precious
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 11
costly 1, esteemed 1, make...scarcer 1, precious 6, rarely 1, valued 1
NAS Verse Count
1 Samuel2
2 Kings2

The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Yaqar". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .