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Ophrah

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Ophrah is a name in the Hebrew Bible meaning "a fawn", given to: A city of Benjamin; probably identical with Ephron and Ephraim, the modern Palestinian city of Taybeh. The Israeli settlement of Ofra is close to the site as well. "Ophrah of the Abi-ezrites," a city of Manasseh, 6 miles south-west of Shechem, the residence of Gideon. After his great victory over the Midianites, he slew at this place the captive kings.

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Google previewFresh Voyages on Unfrequented Waters (1914)

by Thomas Kelly Cheyne

next to Ophrah is a Benjamite town called Kefar-ha'ammonai, which is usually explained ...

Google previewNIV, Case for Christ Study Bible, eBook (2010)

Investigating the Evidence for Belief by Lee Strobel

d10 Beth Ophrah means house of dust. e 11 Shaphir means pleasant.

Google previewFind Love: NIV VerseLight Bible eBook (2010)

Quickly Find Scripture Passages about God's Love by Various Authors,

10Beth Ophrah means house of dust. 11Shaphir means pleasant.

Google previewNIV, LifeConnect Study Bible, eBook (2016)

Growing Deeper, Growing Stronger in Your Spiritual Life

1:10 Beth Ophrah means house of dust.

Google previewNew Women's Devotional Bible (2010)

by Various Authors,

10Beth Ophrah means house of dust.

Google previewNew Mom's Prayer Bible (2010)

Encouragement for Your First Year Together by Zondervan,

10Beth Ophrah means house of dust. 11Zaanan sounds like the Hebrew for come out.

Google previewThe Family Reading Bible (2010)

You Can Lead Your Family through God's Word by Various Authors,

10Beth Ophrah means house of dust.

Google previewNIV, The Chronological Study Bible, eBook (2014)

by Thomas Nelson

b 10 Beth Ophrah means house of dust . c 11 Shaphir means pleasant. d 11 Zaanan sounds like the Hebrew for come out. e 12 Maroth sounds like the Hebrew for bitter. f 14 Akzib means deception. g ...

Google previewThe Protestant Theological and Ecclesiastical Encyclopedia (1860)

Being a Condensed Translation of Herzog's Real Encyclopedia by Johann Jakob Herzog, John Henry Augustus Bomberger

The same place, with a slight change, is called Ophrah, in the tribe of Benjamin, Josh. 18 : 23 ...

Google previewHastings' Dictionary of the Bible (2015)

by Hastings, James

OPHRAH.—1. A townin Benjamin (Jos. 18:23) which wassomewhere near Michmash, and is onlyonce elsewhere referred to,as an indication of the directionof a Philistine raid(1Sa. 13:17). The data for its identification are insufficient: ...

Google previewHolman Illustrated Bible Dictionary (2003)

by Chad Brand, Archie England, Charles W. Draper

OPHRAH Name meaning “ fawn.

Google previewCalmet's Great Dictionary of the Holy Bible: Calmet's great dictionary of the Holy Bible (1813)

by Augustin Calmet

OPHRAH, nney, 202,2. dust, fawn; from Rey haphur ; otherwise, lead; from noisy hophereth. OPHRAH, a city, Josh. xviii. 23.

Google previewThe International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1988)

by Geoffrey W. Bromiley

Ophrah is also mentioned in 1 S. 13:1 7f. . as the destination of one of the three raiding parties sent out by the Philistines. From Michmash one party went toward Beth-horon on ...

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Scrabble value of O1P3H4R1A1H4

The value of this 6-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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