Parac (Aramaic)

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   6540 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
orpcorresponding to (06539)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Parac (Aramaic)None
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
paw-ras'   Proper Name
Persia = "pure" or "splendid"
  1. the empire Persia; encompassed the territory from India on the east to Egypt and Thrace on the west, and included, besides portions of Europe and Africa, the whole of western Asia between the Black Sea, the Caucasus, the Caspian and the Jaxartes on the north, the Arabian desert, the Persian Gulf and the Indian Ocean on the south
    1. Persia proper was bounded on the west by Susiana or Elam, on the north by Media, on the south by the Persian Gulf and on the east by Carmania Persian = see Persia "pure" or "splendid"
  2. the people of the Persian empire
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 6
Persia 2, Persians 4
NAS Verse Count

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 Parac (Aramaic)". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .