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Strong's #3641 - כַּלְנוֹ

kal-neh', kal-nay', kal-no'
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Calneh or Calno = “fortress of Anu”

1) a city of Babylonia named among the cities of Nimrod

1a) maybe modern ‘Niffer’

2) an Assyrian city near Aleppo

2a) maybe same as 1 since it was captured by Assyria in the 8th century BC

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Verse Results
KJV (3)
Genesis 1
Isaiah 1
Amos 1
HCS (0)
HCS (3)
Genesis 1
Isaiah 1
Amos 1
BSB (4)
Genesis 2
Isaiah 1
Amos 1
ESV (4)
Genesis 1
Numbers 1
Jeremiah 2
WEB (3)
Genesis 1
Isaiah 1
Amos 1
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 כַּלְנֵ֑ה (van d. H, so Norzi; Baer כַּלְנֶ֑ה) proper name, of a location in Babylonia, Genesis 10:10 (J), ᵐ5 Ξαλαννη; Dl Pa 225 proposes identify. with Babylonian Kul-unu = Zirlab (conquered by Sargon in 710: COT Genesis 10:10: Amos 6:2), but dubious, and site of Zirlab unknown.

כַּלְנֶה Amos 6:2, probably = כַּלְנוֺ Isaiah 10:9 proper name, of a location city (conquered by Assyria under Sargon ?) possibly = כַּנֶּה (q. v.) Ezekiel 27:23, ᵐ5 omitted in Amos 6:2, Ξαλαννη Isaiah 10:9; perhaps = Kullani (Wkl Geschichte. Babylonian 225) i.e. (Tomkins PSBA Jan. 1883,61) Kullanhou, near Aleppo, conquered by Tiglath-Pileser III in 738 (COT ii, 195); or (Di) Kunulua (KG217 KB i, 107), southeast of Antioch (compare Dr Amos 6:2).

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וְכַלְנֵ֑ה וכלנה כַּלְנ֑וֹ כַֽלְנֵה֙ כלנה כלנו chalNeh ḵal·nêh kal·nōw ḵalnêh kalNo kalnōw vechalNeh wə·ḵal·nêh wəḵalnêh
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