Calkah

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5548 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hklofrom an unused root meaning to walk
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
CalkahNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
sal-kaw' Proper Name Location
Definition
Salcah or Salchah = "migration"
  1. a town or district at the extreme eastern limit of Bashan and allocated to the tribe of Gad; modern 'Sulkhad' which is 56 miles (90 km) east of the Jordan at the southern extremity of the Hauran mountain range
NAS Word Usage - Total: 4
Salecah 4
NAS Verse Count
Deuteronomy1
Joshua2
1 Chronicles1


Total4
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Calkah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .