268. achor
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achor: the hind side, back part
Original Word: אָחוֹר
Part of Speech: substantive
Transliteration: achor
Phonetic Spelling: (aw-khore')
Short Definition: back

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from achar
the hind side, back part
NASB Translation
afterward (1), away (1), back (22), backs (1), backward (7), behind (1), hereafter (1), hindquarters (1), rear (3), rear parts (1), west (1).

אָחוֺר41 substantive (Arabic ) the hinder side, back part, in the singular, mostly in adverbial phrases: —

a. as accusative, in poetry backwards23t. ( = prose אֲחֹרַנִּית) with verbs such as נָפַל fall Genesis 49:17, נָשׂוֺג be turned 2 Samuel 1:22 ("" תָּשׁוּב רֵיקָם), שׁוּב Psalm 9:4; Psalm 56:10 +, נָסוֺג Psalm 35:4; Psalm 40:15 + (of enemies repulsed), Psalm 44:19; Isaiah 50:5 (from obedience to God), נָזוֺר Isaiah 1:4, הֵשׁיב Isaiah 44:25; Psalm 44:11, הִכָּה Psalm 78:66; behind (opposed to קֶדֶם) Psalm 139:5; Job 23:8; in the phrase מָּנִים וְאָחוֺר in front and behind 1 Chronicles 19:10 (altered from ׳וּמֵאָ ׳מִמָּ in 2Samuel see below) 2Chronicles 13:14; Ezekiel 2:10.

b. בְּאָחוֺר Proverbs 29:11, וְחָכָם בְּאָחוֺר יְשַׁבְּחֶנָּה Ges Hi but a wise man stilleth it (רוּחַ anger) backwards (that is, when it would break forth), De in the background, that is, of his heart ("" כָּלרֿוּחוֺ יוֺצִיא כְסִיל).

c. לְאָחוֺר (α) as a. Psalm 114:3; Psalm 114:5; Jeremiah 7:24; (β) of time, hereafter (compare לְפָנִים = before) Isaiah 41:23; Isaiah 42:23.

d. מֵאָחוֺר behind (מן = on the side of) 2 Samuel 10:9 ׳מִמָּנִים וּמֵ in front and behind, Isaiah 9:11 ׳וּפְלִשְׁתִּים מֵאָ and the Philistines behind (= on the West), opposed to אֲרָם מִקֶּדֶם. Plur. construct אֲחֹרֵי hinder part (of the tabernacle) Exodus 26:12, (of a man or animal Exodus 33:23; 1 Kings 7:25 (= 2 Chronicles 4:4) Ezekiel 8:16.

afterward, back part hereafter, hinder part, time to come, without

Or (shortened) achor {aw-khore'}; from Achiyra'; the hinder part; hence (adverb) behind, backward; also (as facing north) the West -- after(-ward), back (part, -side, -ward), hereafter, (be-)hind(-er part), time to come, without.

see HEBREW Achiyra'

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