corner graphic   Hi,    
Finding the new version too difficult to understand? Go to

Bible Dictionaries

Morrish Bible Dictionary


Resource Toolbox
Additional Links

1. mezarim, lit. 'the scattering': regarding the north wind as scattering the clouds and bringing severe cold. Elihu said the cold came out of the north. The word occurs only in Job 37:9 .

2. tsaphon, 'hidden, dark.' The ancients regarded the north as the region of gloom and darkness. This is the word commonly translated 'north' in the O.T. Job 37:9 , etc.

3. βορρᾶς, north. Luke 13:29 ; Revelation 21:13 .

Copyright Statement
These files are public domain.
Text Courtesy of Used by Permission.

Bibliography Information
Morrish, George. Entry for 'North '. Morrish Bible Dictionary. 1897.

Lectionary Calendar
Tuesday, April 7th, 2020
Tuesday in Easter Week
There are 5 days til Easter!
Search for…
Enter query in the box:
Choose a letter to browse:
A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M 
N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  Y  Z 

Prev Entry
Next Entry
To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient contact form
Powered by Lightspeed Technology