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Strong's #7414 - רָמָתַיִם

Transliteration
Râmâh
Phonetics
raw-maw'
Origin
the same as (H7413)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Location
TWOT
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Ramah = “hill”

1) a town in Benjamin on the border of Ephraim about 5 miles (8 kilometers) from Jerusalem and near to Gibeah

2) the home place of Samuel located in the hill country of Ephraim

3) a fortified city in Naphtali

4) landmark on the boundary of Asher, apparently between Tyre and Zidon

5) a place of battle between Israel and Syria

5a) also ‘Ramoth-gilead’

6) a place rehabited by the Benjamites after the return from captivity

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (37)
Joshua 4
Judges 2
1 Samuel 16
1 Kings 3
2 Kings 1
2 Chronicles 4
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 2
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 2
Hosea 1
NAS (35)
Joshua 3
Judges 2
1 Samuel 15
1 Kings 3
2 Kings 1
2 Chronicles 4
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 2
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 2
Hosea 1
HCS (36)
Joshua 4
Judges 2
1 Samuel 15
1 Kings 3
2 Kings 1
2 Chronicles 4
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 2
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 2
Hosea 1
BSB (36)
Joshua 4
Judges 2
1 Samuel 15
1 Kings 3
2 Kings 1
2 Chronicles 4
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 2
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 2
Hosea 1
ESV (36)
Joshua 4
Judges 2
1 Samuel 15
1 Kings 3
2 Kings 1
2 Chronicles 4
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 2
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 2
Hosea 1
WEB (37)
Joshua 4
Judges 2
1 Samuel 16
1 Kings 3
2 Kings 1
2 Chronicles 4
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 2
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 2
Hosea 1
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 II. רָמָה proper name, of a location usually with article ׳הָר the Height, Rama, הָרָמָה (except Jeremiah 31:15; Nehemiah 11:33):

1 in Benjamin, on border of Ephraim, Hosea 5:8; 1 Kings 15:17,21,22 2 Chronicles 16:1,5,6; Judges 4:5; Judges 19:3; Isaiah 10:29; Jeremiah 31:15; Jeremiah 40:1; Joshua 18:25 (P), Ezra 2:26 = Nehemiah 7:30, probably also Nehemiah 11:33; ᵐ5 usually Ραμα; modern er-Râm, 5 miles north of Jerusalem, Buhl Geogr. 172.

2 in hill-country of Ephraim (=

1?), home of Samuel 1 Samuel 1:19; 1 Samuel 2:11; 1 Samuel 7:17; 1 Samuel 8:4; 1 Samuel 15:34; 1 Samuel 16:13; 1 Samuel 19:18,22 a (all with ה locative, הָרָמָָ֫חָה), 1 Samuel 19:19; 1 Samuel 19:22 b; 1 Samuel 19:23; 1 Samuel 19:23; 1 Samuel 20:1; 1 Samuel 25:1; 1 Samuel 28:3, = הָרָמָתַיִם 1 Samuel 1:1 (see צוּפִי); ᵐ5 Αρμαθαιμ, Ραμα; perhaps (if distinct from

1) = Besit-Rima, 13miles east-northeast of Lydda (GASm Geogr. 254 Buhl Geogr. 170); or Râm-allah, 3miles southwest of Bethel (Ew Hist. ii. 421 and others) [compare also Ἀριμαθαμα; Matthew 27:57 +].

3 in Asher Joshua 19:29 (P), Ραμα; perhaps Râmiye, approximately 12miles east of Ladder of Tyre Rob BR iii. 79 Buhl Geogr. 231.

4 in Naphtali, Joshua 19:36 (P), Αραηλ, A ᵐ5 L Ραμα; modern Râmeh, approximately 8 miles west-southwest of Safed Buhl Geogr. 222.

5(בּ)רָמָה 2 Kings 8:29 2 Chronicles 22:6 Ρεμμωθ, Ραμωθ; ᵐ5 L Ραμαθ Γαλ.), see רָמוֺת

1 — See Dr Hast. DB. RAMAH p. 847.

רָמָתַיִם proper name, of a location׳הָר 1 Samuel 1:1, see II.רָמָה 2 above


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בְּרָמָ֤ה בָּֽרָמָ֔ה בָּרָמָ֑ה בָּרָמָֽה׃ בָֽרָמָ֔ה בָרָמָ֖ה בָרָמָֽה׃ ברמה ברמה׃ הָֽרָמָ֑ה הָֽרָמָ֔ה הָֽרָמָה֙ הָרָמָ֑ה הָרָמָ֑תָה הָרָמָ֔תָה הָרָמָ֖תָה הָרָמָ֗תָה הָרָמָ֙תָה֙ הָרָמָ֛ה הָרָמָֽתָה׃ הָרָמָה֙ הרמה הרמתה הרמתה׃ וְהָֽרָמָ֖ה וְהָרָמָ֖ה והרמה רָ֣אמַת רָמָ֖ה ראמת רמה bā·rā·māh ḇā·rā·māh baraMah bārāmāh ḇārāmāh bə·rā·māh beraMah bərāmāh hā·rā·mā·ṯāh hā·rā·māh haraMah hārāmāh haraMatah hārāmāṯāh rā·māh rā·maṯ raMah rāmāh Ramat rāmaṯ varaMah veharaMah wə·hā·rā·māh wəhārāmāh
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