machareshah: a plowshareOriginal Word: מַחֲרֵשָׁה
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Phonetic Spelling: (makh-ar-ay-shaw')
Short Definition: hoe
hoe (1), plowshare (1), plowshares (1).
[מַחֲרֵשָׁה, מַחֲרֶ֫שֶׁת] noun feminine ploughshare — singular suffix לִלְטוֺשׁ אִישׁ מַחֲרַשְׁתּוֺ 1 Samuel 8:20 to sharpen each man his ploughshare 1 Samuel 13:20 (+ אֵתוֺ, קַרְדֻּמּוֺ) + מַחֲרֵשָׁתוֺ 1 Samuel 13:20, read probably דָּרְבָּנוֺ his goad (so ᵐ5 ᵑ6 We Dr, see 1 Samuel 13:21); plural absolute מַחֲרֵשֹׁת 1 Samuel 13:21 (+ similar list; on text of both verses see Dr).
From charash; probably a pick-axe -- mattock.
see HEBREW charash לַמַּֽחֲרֵשֹׁת֙ למחרשת מַחֲרֵשָׁתֽוֹ׃ מחרשתו׃ lam·ma·ḥă·rê·šōṯ lammachareShot lammaḥărêšōṯ ma·ḥă·rê·šā·ṯōw machareshaTo maḥărêšāṯōw
Strong's Hebrew 4281
lam·ma·ḥă·rê·šōṯ — 1 Occ.
ma·ḥă·rê·šā·ṯōw — 1 Occ.
1 Samuel 13:20
BIB: קַרְדֻּמּ֔וֹ וְאֵ֖ת מַחֲרֵשָׁתֽוֹ׃
NAS: to sharpen his plowshare, his mattock,
KJV: and his axe, and his mattock.
INT: his mattock his axe his plowshare
1 Samuel 13:21
BIB: הַפְּצִ֣ירָה פִ֗ים לַמַּֽחֲרֵשֹׁת֙ וְלָ֣אֵתִ֔ים וְלִשְׁלֹ֥שׁ
NAS: was two-thirds of a shekel for the plowshares, the mattocks,
KJV: Yet they had a file for the mattocks, and for the coulters,
INT: the charge according the plowshares the mattocks three