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Ramah

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   7414  
Original WordWord Origin
hmrthe same as (07413)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
RamahNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
raw-maw'   Proper Name Location
 Definition
Ramah = "hill"
  1. a town in Benjamin on the border of Ephraim about 5 miles (8 km) from Jerusalem and near to Gibeah
  2. the home place of Samuel located in the hill country of Ephraim
  3. a fortified city in Naphtali
  4. landmark on the boundary of Asher, apparently between Tyre and Zidon
  5. a place of battle between Israel and Syria
    1. also 'Ramoth-gilead'
  6. a place rehabited by the Benjamites after the return from captivity
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 35
Ramah 35
 
NAS Verse Count
Joshua3
Judges2
1 Samuel13
1 Kings3
2 Kings1
2 Chronicles4
Ezra1
Nehemiah2
Isaiah1
Jeremiah2
Hosea1


Total33
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 Ramah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .