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Strong's #6085 - עֶפְרוֹן

Root Word (Etymology)
from the same as (H6081)
Parts of Speech
proper locative noun, proper masculine noun
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Ephron = “fawn-like”

1) a Hittite, son of Zohar and the one from whom Abraham bought the field and cave of Machpelah (noun proper masculine)

2) a city on the borders of Benjamin (noun proper locative)

3) a mountain on the northern border of Judah (noun proper locative)

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (14)
Genesis 12
Joshua 1
2 Chronicles 1
NAS (14)
Genesis 12
Joshua 1
2 Chronicles 1
HCS (14)
Genesis 12
Joshua 1
2 Chronicles 1
BSB (14)
Genesis 12
Joshua 1
2 Chronicles 1
ESV (14)
Genesis 12
Joshua 1
2 Chronicles 1
WEB (14)
Genesis 12
Joshua 1
2 Chronicles 1
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 עֶפְרוֺן proper name Εφρων: —

1. masculine Hittite, Abraham's time, according to Genesis 23:8,10 (twice in verse); Genesis 23:13,16,17; Genesis 49:29, עֶפְרֹן Genesis 23:6; Genesis 25:9; Genesis 49:30; Genesis 50:13 (all P).

2. location 2 Chronicles 13:19 Kt (עֶפְיִן Qr), compare עָפְרָה 1a. 3. mont.׳הַרעֿ, on northern border of Judah Joshua 15:9.

עֶפְרַ֫יִן 2 Chronicles 13:19 Qr see עֶפְרוֺן 2 above

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
List of Word Forms
בְּעֶפְר֥וֹן בעפרון וְעֶפְר֥וֹן ועפרון לְעֶפְרֹ֔ן לעפרן עֶפְר֑וֹן עֶפְר֗וֹן עֶפְר֛וֹן עֶפְר֜וֹן עֶפְר֥וֹן עֶפְר֨וֹן עֶפְרַ֖יִן עֶפְרֹ֤ן עֶפְרֹ֥ן עֶפְרוֹן֒ עפרון עפרין עפרן ‘ep̄·ra·yin ‘ep̄·rō·wn ‘ep̄·rōn ‘ep̄rayin ‘ep̄rōn ‘ep̄rōwn bə‘ep̄rōwn bə·‘ep̄·rō·wn beefRon efRayin efRon lə‘ep̄rōn lə·‘ep̄·rōn leefRon veefRon wə‘ep̄rōwn wə·‘ep̄·rō·wn
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