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Lexicon :: Strong's H3567 - kôreš

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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Corresponding to כּוֹרֶשׁ (H3566)
Strong’s Definitions

כּוֹרֶשׁ Kôwresh, ko'-resh; (Aramaic) corresponding to H3566:—Cyrus.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x

The KJV translates Strong's H3567 in the following manner: Cyrus (8x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x
The KJV translates Strong's H3567 in the following manner: Cyrus (8x).
  1. Cyrus = "possess thou the furnace"

    1. the king of Persia and conqueror of Babylon; first ruler of Persia to make a decree allowing the Israelite exiles to return to Jerusalem

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
כּוֹרֶשׁ Kôwresh, ko'-resh; (Aramaic) corresponding to H3566:—Cyrus.
STRONGS H3567: Abbreviations

Biblical Aramaic

כּ֫וֺרֶשׁ 9 proper name, masculine Cyrus (Biblical Hebrew H3566 id.); — Daniel 6:29 [Daniel 6:28]; Ezra 5:13 + 6 times Ezra.
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Strong's Number H3567 matches the Hebrew כּוֹרֶשׁ (kôreš),
which occurs 8 times in 6 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:13 -

However, in the first year of King Cyrus of Babylon, he issued a decree to rebuild the house of God.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:14 -

He also took from the temple in Babylon the gold and silver articles of God’s house that Nebuchadnezzar had taken from the temple in Jerusalem and carried them to the temple in Babylon. He released them from the temple in Babylon to a man named Sheshbazzar, the governor by the appointment of King Cyrus.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:17 -

So if it pleases the king, let a search of the royal archives[fn] in Babylon be conducted to see if it is true that a decree was issued by King Cyrus to rebuild the house of God in Jerusalem. Let the king’s decision regarding this matter be sent to us.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:3 -

In the first year of King Cyrus, he issued a decree concerning the house of God in Jerusalem:

Let the house be rebuilt as a place for offering sacrifices, and let its original foundations be retained.[fn] Its height is to be ninety feet[fn] and its width ninety feet,

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:14 -

So the Jewish elders continued successfully with the building under the prophesying of Haggai the prophet and Zechariah son of Iddo. They finished the building according to the command of the God of Israel and the decrees of Cyrus, Darius, and King Artaxerxes of Persia.

Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:28 -

So Daniel prospered during the reign of Darius and[fn] the reign of Cyrus the Persian.

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