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Lexicon :: Strong's H3760 - karmel

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proper locative noun
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Strong’s Definitions

כַּרְמֶל Karmel, kar-mel'; the same as H3759; Karmel, the name of a hill and of a town in Palestine:—Carmel, fruitful (plentiful) field, (place).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 26x

The KJV translates Strong's H3760 in the following manner: Carmel (26x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 26x
The KJV translates Strong's H3760 in the following manner: Carmel (26x).
  1. Carmel = "garden-land"

    1. a mountain on the Mediterranean coast of northern Israel, just below Haifa

    2. a town in the mountains on the west side of the Dead Sea and south of Hebron

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
כַּרְמֶל Karmel, kar-mel'; the same as H3759; Karmel, the name of a hill and of a town in Palestine:—Carmel, fruitful (plentiful) field, (place).
STRONGS H3760: Abbreviations
† II. כַּרְמֶל proper name, of a mountain and city Carmel: —
1. mountain-promontory on Mediterranean, with fertile slopes, Tel el-Amarna (Ginti-)Kirmil, JastrJBL xi. 1892, 115; Joshua 19:26, הַרהַֿכּ׳ 1 Kings 18:19, 20; 2 Kings 2:25; 2 Kings 4:25; ראֹשׁ הַכּ׳ Amos 1:2; Amos 9:3; 1 Kings 18:42; with article also Joshua 12:22; and, + בָּשָׁן, Jeremiah 50:19, as pasturage (in figurative of Israel as flock of י׳), compare (כ׳ without article) Micah 7:14 (less probably rend. garden-land, I. כַּרְמִל, so We GASm); הַכּ׳ Isaiah 35:2 (+ הַלְּבָּנוֺן הַשָּׁרוֺן) כ׳ Isaiah 33:9 (+ לְבָנוֺן הַשָּׁרוֺן and בָּשָׁן, marking extent of land), Nahum 1:4 (+ לְבָנוֺן בָּשָׁן); כְּכַרְמֶל בַּיָּם Jeremiah 46:18 (simile of Nebuchadnezzar); Cant 7:6 ראֹשֵׁךְ עָלַיִךְ כַּכּ׳ (but see כַּרְמִיל); — on Carmel see GASmG. 337 ff. BuhlG. 23.
2. city, 3 hours south of Hebron, כַּרְמֶל Joshua 15:55; בַּכּ׳ 1 Samuel 25:2 (twice in verse); 1 Samuel 25:7; כַּרְמֶ֫לָה 1 Samuel 25:5 (= to Carmel); הַכַּרְמֶ֫לָה 1 Samuel 15:12; 1 Samuel 25:40. — Modern Kurmul, RobBR i. 492-498, ii. 97 BuhlG. 163.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


12:22; 15:55; 19:26

1 Samuel

15:12; 25:2; 25:5; 25:7; 25:40

1 Kings

18:19; 18:20; 18:42

2 Kings

2:25; 4:25

Song of Songs



33:9; 35:2


46:18; 50:19


1:2; 9:3





Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3760 matches the Hebrew כַּרְמֶל (karmel),
which occurs 24 times in 23 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 12:22 - The king of Kedesh, one; the king of Jokneam of Carmel, H3760 one;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 15:55 - Maon, Carmel, H3760 and Ziph, and Juttah,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 19:26 - And Alammelech, and Amad, and Misheal; and reacheth to Carmel H3760 westward, and to Shihorlibnath;
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 15:12 - And when Samuel rose early to meet Saul in the morning, it was told Samuel, saying, Saul came to Carmel, H3760 and, behold, he set him up a place, and is gone about, and passed on, and gone down to Gilgal.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 25:2 - And there was a man in Maon, whose possessions were in Carmel; H3760 and the man was very great, and he had three thousand sheep, and a thousand goats: and he was shearing his sheep in Carmel. H3760
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 25:5 - And David sent out ten young men, and David said unto the young men, Get you up to Carmel, H3760 and go to Nabal, and greet him in my name:
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 25:7 - And now I have heard that thou hast shearers: now thy shepherds which were with us, we hurt them not, neither was there ought missing unto them, all the while they were in Carmel. H3760
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 25:40 - And when the servants of David were come to Abigail to Carmel, H3760 they spake unto her, saying, David sent us unto thee, to take thee to him to wife.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:19 - Now therefore send, and gather to me all Israel unto mount Carmel, H3760 and the prophets of Baal four hundred and fifty, and the prophets of the groves four hundred, which eat at Jezebel's table.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:20 - So Ahab sent unto all the children of Israel, and gathered the prophets together unto mount Carmel. H3760
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:42 - So Ahab went up to eat and to drink. And Elijah went up to the top of Carmel; H3760 and he cast himself down upon the earth, and put his face between his knees,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:25 - And he went from thence to mount Carmel, H3760 and from thence he returned to Samaria.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:25 - So she went and came unto the man of God to mount Carmel. H3760 And it came to pass, when the man of God saw her afar off, that he said to Gehazi his servant, Behold, yonder is that Shunammite:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 26:10 - Also he built towers in the desert, and digged many wells: for he had much cattle, both in the low country, and in the plains: husbandmen also, and vine dressers in the mountains, and in Carmel: H3760 for he loved husbandry.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 7:5 - Thine head upon thee is like Carmel, H3760 and the hair of thine head like purple; the king is held in the galleries.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 33:9 - The earth mourneth and languisheth: Lebanon is ashamed and hewn down: Sharon is like a wilderness; and Bashan and Carmel H3760 shake off their fruits.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 35:2 - It shall blossom abundantly, and rejoice even with joy and singing: the glory of Lebanon shall be given unto it, the excellency of Carmel H3760 and Sharon, they shall see the glory of the LORD, and the excellency of our God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 46:18 - As I live, saith the King, whose name is the LORD of hosts, Surely as Tabor is among the mountains, and as Carmel H3760 by the sea, so shall he come.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:19 - And I will bring Israel again to his habitation, and he shall feed on Carmel H3760 and Bashan, and his soul shall be satisfied upon mount Ephraim and Gilead.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 1:2 - And he said, The LORD will roar from Zion, and utter his voice from Jerusalem; and the habitations of the shepherds shall mourn, and the top of Carmel H3760 shall wither.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 9:3 - And though they hide themselves in the top of Carmel, H3760 I will search and take them out thence; and though they be hid from my sight in the bottom of the sea, thence will I command the serpent, and he shall bite them:
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 7:14 - Feed thy people with thy rod, the flock of thine heritage, which dwell solitarily in the wood, in the midst of Carmel: H3760 let them feed in Bashan and Gilead, as in the days of old.
Unchecked Copy BoxNah 1:4 - He rebuketh the sea, and maketh it dry, and drieth up all the rivers: Bashan languisheth, and Carmel, H3760 and the flower of Lebanon languisheth.
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