759. armon
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armon: a citadel
Original Word: אַרְמוֹן
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: armon
Phonetic Spelling: (ar-mone')
Short Definition: citadels

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain derivation
a citadel
NASB Translation
castle (1), citadel (2), citadels (13), fortified buildings (1), fortified towers (1), palace (3), palaces (9), palatial dwellings (1), towers (2).

אַרְמוֺן noun masculineIsaiah 32:14 citadel׳א absolute Jeremiah 30:18 +; construct Isaiah 25:2; plural אַרְמְנוֺת absolute Amos 3:9 (twice in verse); construct Amos 1:4 +; אַרְמְנוֺתֵינוּ Micah 5:4 +, etc. — citadel, castle, palace, not used before royal period, mostly in prophets, especially common in Amos & Jeremiah; citadel as securely barred (in simile) Proverbs 18:19; בֵּית הַמֶּלֶךְ ׳א i.e. the citadel, stronghold 1 Kings 16:18, compare 2 Kings 15:25; usually more General, of castle, palaces, prominent buildings; especially used in speaking of conquest, because the fine buildings would be especially object of attack & plunder; palaces of Israel Amos 6:8; of Jerusalem Isaiah 32:14 (singular collective) Lamentations 2:5,7; 2Chronicles 36:19; Psalm 48:4; Psalm 48:14; Psalm 122:7 compare Hosea 8:14; Micah 5:4; Amos 2:5; Jeremiah 17:27; of Samaria Amos 3:10,11; also Jeremiah 6:5; Jeremiah 9:20 belonging to Benhadad (i.e. Aram) Amos 1:4; Jeremiah 49:27; of Tyre Isaiah 23:13; Amos 1:10; of Babylon Isaiah 25:2 (singular collective), compare Isaiah 13:22 where read אַרְמְנוֺתָיו for אלמנותיו so ᵑ6 ᵑ7 ᵑ9 Che Di ("" היכלים; compare Ezekiel 19:7 according to ᵑ7 and others, but see rather מעון; DlBD xi defends ᵑ0 in Ezekiel 19:7 & compare Assyrian almattu, fortress); of Edom Isaiah 34:13, of Gaza Amos 1:7, of Rabbah Amos 1:14, of Bozrah Amos 1:12, of Kerioth Amos 2:2, of Ashdod Amos 3:9, of Egypt Amos 3:9.

castle, palace

From an unused root (meaning to be elevated); a citadel (from its height) -- castle, palace. Compare harmown.

see HEBREW harmown

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