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Strong's #658 - אֶפֶס דַּמִּים

ʼEpheç Dammîym
eh'-fes dam-meem'
from (H657) and the plural of (H1818)
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Ephes Dammim = “edge of blood”

1) a place approx 16 miles (25 kilometers) southwest of Jerusalem

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 אֶ֫פֶס דַּמִּים proper name, of a location in Judah, approximately 16 miles southwest of Jerusalem, called in 1 Chronicles 11:13 מַּס דַּמִּים, (meaning unknown; Lag BN 76 on basis of MSS. of ᵐ5 would read ספר מים edge or brink () of water; but such a pronounced Aramaism is not probable), only 1 Samuel 17:1.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

אֶפֶס דַּמִּים [Ephes-dammim], pr.n. of a place in the tribe of Judah, 1 Samuel 17:1, called 1 Chronicles 11:13, פַּס־דַּמִּים.

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List of Word Forms
דַּמִּֽים׃ דמים׃ dam·mîm damMim dammîm
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