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Strong's #204 - אֹן

one, one
of Egyptian derivation
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On = “strength or vigour”

1) city in lower Egypt, bordering land of Goshen, centre of sun-worship, residence of Potipherah (priest of On and father-in-law of Joseph)

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KJV (3)
Genesis 3
NAS (4)
Genesis 3
Ezekiel 1
HCS (3)
Genesis 3
BSB (3)
Genesis 3
ESV (3)
Genesis 3
WEB (3)
Genesis 3
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 אוֺן proper name, of a location see אֹן.

אוניות 2 Chronicles 8:18 Kt see אֳנִי below אנה.

אֹן ( Genesis 41:45; 46:20) אוֺן ( Genesis 41:50; Ezekiel 30:17) proper name, of a location On (Egypt An compare Eb GS 75 Wied Samm 146; perhaps = Assyrian Unu Steind BAS i.610, contr. Dl Pa 318) city in lower Egypt, probably on border of land of Goshen, residence of 'Potiphera, priest of On,' father-in-law of Joseph Genesis 41:45,50; Genesis 46:20; also Ezekiel 30:17 ( where ᵑ0אָוֶן); it was celebrated for worship of sun-god Ra, & hence called also sun-city, בֵּית שֶׁמֶשׁ Jeremiah 43:13, ᵐ5 ἡλίου πόλις; modern Matariye, on east bank of Nile, approximately 7 miles east of north from Cairo & 18 from Memphis; — compare Eb GS 75,507f. & map Wied l.c.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

אֹן i.q. אוֹן Heliopolis.

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List of Word Forms
אֹ֑ן אֹ֖ן אֽוֹן׃ און׃ אן ’ō·wn ’ōn ’ōwn on