4643. maaser or maasar or maasrah
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maaser or maasar or maasrah: tenth part, tithe
Original Word: מַעֲשֵׂר
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: maaser or maasar or maasrah
Phonetic Spelling: (mah-as-ayr')
Short Definition: tithe

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from the same as eser
tenth part, tithe
NASB Translation
tenth (4), tenth part (1), tithe (17), tithes (9), tithing (1).

מַעֲשֵׂר noun masculineNumbers 18:28 tenth part, tithe; — absolute ׳מ Numbers 18:26 +; construct מַעְשַׂר Leviticus 27:30 +, מַעֲשַׂר Nehemiah 10:39 (before הַמַּעֲשֵׂר); suffix מַעַשְׂרוֺ Leviticus 27:31; plural absolute מַעַשְׂרוֺת Nehemiah 12:44; suffix מַעְשְׂרֹתֵידֶם Amos 4:4 3t.; —

1 tenth part of homer Ezekiel 45:11, of bath Ezekiel 45:14.

2 tithe, payment of tenth part: with מִן of thing Genesis 14:20; Numbers 18:26; usually construct before noun of thing Deuteronomy 12:17; Deuteronomy 14:23,28; Deuteronomy 26:12; Leviticus 27:30,32; 2Chronicles 31:5,6 (twice in verse); Nehemiah 10:38; Nehemiah 10:39; Nehemiah 13:5,12; absolute Numbers 18:21,26 (twice in verse); Malachi 3:8,10; 2Chronicles 31:12; Nehemiah 10:39; Nehemiah 12:44; ׳שְׁנַת הַמּ Deuteronomy 26:12 the year of the tithe (i.e. of tithing); with Genitive person paying tithe Amos 4:4; Deuteronomy 12:6,11; Leviticus 27:31; Numbers 18:24,28. — compare RSSem.i. 228 ff.; 2nd ed. 245 ff.; Proph. Lect. ii. N. NowArchaeology i. 313; ii. 257 f. BenzArchaeology 309, 460 f. DrDt. 168 ff.

I. עָשׁ Job 9:9 probably error for עישׁ, see עַ֫יִשׁ p. 747.

II. עָשׁ see עשׁשׁ. p. 799.

tenth part, titheing

Or maasar {mah-as-ar'}; and (in plural) feminine maasrah {mah-as-raw'}; from asar; a tenth; especially a tithe -- tenth (part), tithe(-ing).

see HEBREW asar

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