6177. Aroer
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Aroer: three cities in Isr.
Original Word: עַרְעוֹר
Part of Speech: Proper Name Location
Transliteration: Aroer
Phonetic Spelling: (ar-o-ayr')
Short Definition: Aroer

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from arar
three cities in Isr.
NASB Translation
Aroer (16).

II. עֲרֹעֵר10, עֲרוֺעֵר5, עַרְעֹר1

proper name, of a location Αροηρ, MI26 ערער; —

1 city on north bank of Arnon, southern limit of east Jordan Israel, עֲרֹעֵר Numbers 32:34 (JE), Deuteronomy 2:36; Deuteronomy 3:12; Deuteronomy 4:48; Joshua 12:2 (D) 2 Kings 10:33; 1 Chronicles 5:8; עֲרוֺעֵר Joshua 13:9 (D), Joshua 13:16 (P), 2 Samuel 24:5; Moabitish Jeremiah 48:19 (compare MI26); once עַרְעֹר Judges 11:26; modern `Ar`âir Buhl Geogr. 269, TristrMoab 129 ff.

2 city near Rabbah in Ammon, עֲרֹעֵר Judges 11:33, ׳עֲרוֺ Joshua 13:25 (P), site unknown.

3 city in southern Judah, עֲרֹעֵר 1 Samuel 30:28 (ᵐ5 Αροηρ + Αμμαδει, latter originally according to We, indicating form ערערה; ᵐ5L Παγουηλ); + Joshua 15:22 reading ׳ע (or עַרְעָרָה) for ᵑ0 עַדְעָרָה, ᵐ5B Αρουηλ, We1Samuel 30:28 (compare Dr HPS), Dion the passage Benn Steuern; possibly `Ar`âra approximately 9 miles south of east from Beersheba, but compare BuhlGeogr. 183. — Isaiah 17:2 read עָרֶיהָ עֲדֵי עַד ᵐ5 Lo LagSemitic i. 30 Che BuhlLex and others (for ᵑ0 עָרֵי עֲרֹעֵר). — See also CheEncy. Bib. 317.


Or 'Aro'er {ar-o-ayr'}; or 'Ar'owr {ar-ore'}; the same as arow'er; nudity of situation; Aroer, the name of three places in or near Palestine -- Aroer.

see HEBREW arow'er

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