Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #2872 - טַבּוּר
1) centre, midst, navel, highest part
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
טַבּוּר m. lofty place, summit, from the root טָבַר i.q. צָבַר. Judges 9:37, יֹרְדִים מֵעִם טַבּוּר הָאָרֶץ (verse 36 Judges 9:36, רָאשֵׁי הֶהָרִים) “they come down from the height of the land.” Ezekiel 38:12, ישְׁבֵי עַל־טַבּוּר הָאָרֶץ “who dwell in the height of the earth,” i.e. the holy land; which the Hebrews considered to be more lofty than other countries; comp. הָרֵי יִשְׂרָאֵל Ezekiel 6:2, 33:28 35:12 38:8. To this correspond Sam. Act 8:1-40 Eth. ደብር፡ a mountain. LXX., Vulg., translate טַבּוּר umbilicus, as though it were the summit of the belly. Compare Talmud טִיבוּר the navel.
Eve of Ascension