6138. Eqron
Jump to: LexiconNasecBDBStrong's
Eqron: a Philistine city
Original Word: עֶקְרוֹן
Part of Speech: Proper Name Location
Transliteration: Eqron
Phonetic Spelling: (ek-rone')
Short Definition: Ekron

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from the same as eqer
a Philistine city
NASB Translation
Ekron (22).

עֶקְרוֺן22 proper name, of a location Ekrôn, Ακκαρων (in Assyrian Am‡arruna COTGlossary, DlPa 289 who proposes עַקָּרוֺן ); — Philistine city, one of the famous five, Amos 1:8; Joshua 13:3 (D) + 4 t. Joshua (P), Judges 1:18; 1 Samuel 5:10 (twice in verse) + 5 t. 1Samuel; 2 Kings 1:2,3,6,16; Jeremiah 25:20; Zephaniah 2:4; Zechariah 9:5,7; modern `Âkir RobBR i. 227 ff. GASmGeogr.198 BuhlGeogr.187 f.


From aqar; eradication; Ekron, a place in Palestine -- Ekron.

see HEBREW aqar

Top of Page
Top of Page

Bible Apps.com