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Lexicon :: Strong's H107 - 'agereṯ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 23b

Strong’s Definitions

אִגֶּרֶת ʼiggereth, ig-eh'-reth; feminine of H104; an epistle:—letter.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x

The KJV translates Strong's H107 in the following manner: letter(s) (10x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x
The KJV translates Strong's H107 in the following manner: letter(s) (10x).
  1. letter, missive

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אִגֶּרֶת ʼiggereth, ig-eh'-reth; feminine of H104; an epistle:—letter.
STRONGS H107: Abbreviations
אִגֶּ֫רֶת noun feminine letter, letter-missive (late, probably loan-word, Assyrian egirtu DlW) — absolute Nehemiah 2:8 + 2 times; construct Esther 9:29; plural אִגְּרוֺת absolute 2 Chronicles 30:1 + 3 times; construct Nehemiah 2:9; אִגְּרֹתֵיהֶם Nehemiah 6:17letter, especially royal letter 2 Chronicles 30:1, 6; Nehemiah 2:7, 8, 9; but also others Nehemiah 6:5, 17, 19; Esther 9:26, 29 (|| סֵפֶר Esther 9:20; Esther 9:30; other synonym H4385 מִכְתָּב, H5406 נִשְׁתְּוָן which see)

See related Aramaic BDB entry H104.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

2 Chronicles

30:1; 30:1; 30:6


2:7; 2:8; 2:8; 2:9; 2:9; 6:5; 6:17; 6:17; 6:19


9:20; 9:26; 9:29; 9:29; 9:30


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Strong's Number H107 matches the Hebrew אַגֶּרֶת ('agereṯ),
which occurs 10 times in 10 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 30:1 - Hezeki'ah sent to all Israel and Judah, and wrote letters also to E'phraim and Manas'seh, that they should come to the house of the LORD at Jerusalem, to keep the passover to the LORD the God of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 30:6 - So couriers went throughout all Israel and Judah with letters from the king and his princes, as the king had commanded, saying, "O people of Israel, return to the LORD, the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Israel, that he may turn again to the remnant of you who have escaped from the hand of the kings of Assyria.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 2:7 - And I said to the king, "If it pleases the king, let letters be given me to the governors of the province Beyond the River, that they may let me pass through until I come to Judah;
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 2:8 - and a letter to Asaph, the keeper of the king's forest, that he may give me timber to make beams for the gates of the fortress of the temple, and for the wall of the city, and for the house which I shall occupy." And the king granted me what I asked, for the good hand of my God was upon me.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 2:9 - Then I came to the governors of the province Beyond the River, and gave them the king's letters. Now the king had sent with me officers of the army and horsemen.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 6:5 - In the same way Sanbal'lat for the fifth time sent his servant to me with an open letter in his hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 6:17 - Moreover in those days the nobles of Judah sent many letters to Tobi'ah, and Tobi'ah's letters came to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 6:19 - Also they spoke of his good deeds in my presence, and reported my words to him. And Tobi'ah sent letters to make me afraid.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:26 - Therefore they called these days Purim, after the term Pur. And therefore, because of all that was written in this letter, and of what they had faced in this matter, and of what had befallen them,
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:29 - Then Queen Esther, the daughter of Ab'ihail, and Mor'decai the Jew gave full written authority, confirming this second letter about Purim.
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