Kalneh

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3641 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hnlkof foreign derivation
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
KalnehNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kal-neh' Proper Name Location
Definition
Calneh or Calno = "fortress of Anu"
  1. a city of Babylonia named among the cities of Nimrod
    1. maybe modern 'Niffer'
  2. an Assyrian city near Aleppo
    1. maybe same as 1 since it was captured by Assyria in the 8th century BC
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
Calneh 1
NAS Verse Count
Genesis1


Total1
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 Kalneh". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .