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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
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
1 Kings3
1 Chronicles2
2 Chronicles2

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". .