'Owphiyr

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   211  
Original WordWord Origin
rypwaof uncertain derivation
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'OwphiyrTWOT - 50
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
o-feer'   Proper Name Masculine
 Definition
Ophir = "reducing to ashes"
  1. eleventh son of Joktan
  2. a land or city in southern Arabia in Solomon's trade route where gold evidently was traded for goods
  3. characteristic of fine gold
  4. fine gold
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 13
Ophir 13
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis1
1 Kings3
1 Chronicles2
2 Chronicles2
Job2
Psalms1
Isaiah1


Total12
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 'Owphiyr". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .