Shomrayin (Aramaic)

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   8115 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
!yrmXcorresponding to (08111)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Shomrayin (Aramaic)None
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
shom-rah'-yin   Proper Name Location
 Definition
Samaria = "watch mountain"
  1. the region of northern Palestine associated with the northern kingdom of the 10 tribes of Israel which split from the kingdom after the death of Solomon during the reign of his son Rehoboam and were ruled by Jeroboam
  2. the capital city of the northern kingdom of Israel located 30 miles (50 km) north of Jerusalem and 6 miles (10 km) northwest of Shechem
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
Samaria 2
 
NAS Verse Count
Ezra2


Total2
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 Shomrayin (Aramaic)". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .