heres: an overthrow, destructionOriginal Word: הֶ֫רֶסPart of Speech:
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an overthrow, destructionNASB Translation
Brown-Driver-Briggs הֶ֫רֶס noun [masculine] overthrow, destruction
, only Isaiah 19:18
one shall be called עִיר הַהֶרֶס city of destruction
, i.e. (as usually explained) with punning allusion to On-Heliopolis: it shall be called no longer עַיר הַחֶרֶס city of the sun
, but עיר ההרס city of destruction
, city whose temples, etc., of the sun have been destroyed; but perhaps < ᵐ5 πόλις ασεδεκ
= עִיר הֵצֶּדֶק city of righteousness
, so GeiUrschrift 79
Brd Di (change intentional ? compare id.); on other views see id. & De Che.
From harac; demolition -- destruction.
see HEBREW harac