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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #751 - אֶרֶךְ

Transliteration
'erek
Phonetics
eh'-rek
Origin
from (H748)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Location
TWOT
None
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Erech = “long”

1) a city 40 miles (64 kilometers) northwest of Ur toward Babylon on the left bank of the Euphrates river

Frequency Lists  
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KJV (1)
1
NAS (1)
1
HCS (1)
1
BSB (2)
2
ESV (1)
1
WEB (1)
1
Verse Results
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

אֶרֶךְ (“length”), [Erech], pr.n. of a city of Babylonia, Genesis 10:10. Amongst the old interpreters Pseudoj., Targ. Jerus., Jerome, and Ephraem understand Edessa; more correctly Bochart (Phaleg. iv. 16), Areca or Arecca, a city situated on the borders of Babylonia and Susiana (Ammian. xxiii. 21).

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List of Word Forms
וְאֶ֖רֶךְ וארך veErech
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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