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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #2477 - חֲלַח

Transliteration
chălach
Phonetics
khal-akh'
Origin
probably of foreign origin
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Location
TWOT
None
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Halah = “painful”

1) a city or district in Mesopotamia under Assyrian control where the Israelite captives were taken

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (3)
2 Kings
2
1 Chronicles
1
NAS (3)
2 Kings
2
1 Chronicles
1
HCS (3)
2 Kings
2
1 Chronicles
1
BSB (3)
2 Kings
2
1 Chronicles
1
ESV (3)
2 Kings
2
1 Chronicles
1
WEB (3)
2 Kings
2
1 Chronicles
1
Verse Results
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

חֲלַח [Halah] pr.n. of a province of Assyria, whither a portion of the ten tribes were taken by Shalmanezer; it is probably Calachene (Καλαχηνή, Strab. xvi. 1; Καλακινὴ, Ptol. vi. 1), the northern province of Assyria, on the confines of Armenia, 2 Kings 17:6, 18:11. Compare בֶּלַח.

[חַלְחוּל Halhul, pr.n. Joshua 15:38, now called Hŭlhûl, حلحول, Rob. i. 319.]

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List of Word Forms
בַּחְלַ֧ח בחלח לַחְלַ֨ח לחלח bachLach baḥ·laḥ baḥlaḥ lachLach laḥ·laḥ laḥlaḥ
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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