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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #3975 - מְאוּרָה
1) light hole, den
1020) ra (אר AR) AC: Order CO: Box AB: ?: Boxes are used to store items and keep them in order. Light is also necessary for order. (eng: order - with the addition of "der" also meaning order in Hebrew)
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
מְאוּרָה f. of the preceding, pr. light, hence a hole, through which light shines into the den of a viper (Lichtloch). Vulg. caverna. Isaiah 11:8. It may also be for מְעוּרָה, מְעָרָה, مغارة cavern, א and ע being interchanged.
the Week of Proper 24 / Ordinary 29