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Lexicon :: Strong's H4471 - mamrē'

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Part of Speech
proper locative noun, proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From מָרָא (H4754)(in the sense of vigour)
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TWOT Reference: 1208

Strong’s Definitions

מַמְרֵא Mamrêʼ, mam-ray'; from H4754(in the sense of vigor); lusty; Mamre, an Amorite:—Mamre.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x

The KJV translates Strong's H4471 in the following manner: Mamre (10x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x
The KJV translates Strong's H4471 in the following manner: Mamre (10x).
  1. Mamre = "strength" or "fatness"

    proper masculine noun
    1. an Amorite who allied himself with Abram

      proper locative noun
    2. an oak grove on Mamre's land in Palestine where Abraham dwelt

    3. a place near Abraham's burial place, apparently identified with Hebron

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מַמְרֵא Mamrêʼ, mam-ray'; from H4754(in the sense of vigor); lusty; Mamre, an Amorite:—Mamre.
STRONGS H4471: Abbreviations
מַמְרֵא proper name, masculine and of a location Mamre, only in Genesis:
1. in J only אֵלֹנֵי מַמְרֵא terebinths of Mamre (proper name, masculine?), Genesis 13:18 (defined by אֲשֶׁר בְּחֶבְרוֺן), Genesis 18:1 (in both the dwelling-place of Abraham).
2. proper name, masculine in Genesis 14:13 (הָאֱמֹרִי אֵלֹנֵי מ׳), compare Genesis 14:24 (where ally of Abraham)
3. proper name, of a location in P: near Abraham's place of burial Genesis 23:17; Genesis 25:9; Genesis 49:30; Genesis 50:3; apparently identified with Hebron Genesis 23:19; Genesis 35:27, compare Di. — Greek Version of the LXX Μαμβρη.
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Strong's Number H4471 matches the Hebrew מַמְרֵא (mamrē'),
which occurs 10 times in 10 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:18 - movens igitur Abram tabernaculum suum venit et habitavit iuxta convallem Mambre quod est in Hebron aedificavitque ibi altare Domino
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:13 - et ecce unus qui evaserat nuntiavit Abram Hebraeo qui habitabat in convalle Mambre Amorrei fratris Eschol et fratris Aner hii enim pepigerant foedus cum Abram
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:24 - exceptis his quae comederunt iuvenes et partibus virorum qui venerunt mecum Aner Eschol et Mambre isti accipient partes suas
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:1 - apparuit autem ei Dominus in convalle Mambre sedenti in ostio tabernaculi sui in ipso fervore diei
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:17 - confirmatusque est ager quondam Ephronis in quo erat spelunca duplex respiciens Mambre tam ipse quam spelunca et omnes arbores eius in cunctis terminis per circuitum
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:19 - atque ita sepelivit Abraham Sarram uxorem suam in spelunca agri duplici qui respiciebat Mambre haec est Hebron in terra Chanaan
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:9 - et sepelierunt eum Isaac et Ismahel filii sui in spelunca duplici quae sita est in agro Ephron filii Soor Hetthei e regione Mambre
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:27 - venit etiam ad Isaac patrem suum in Mambre civitatem Arbee haec est Hebron in qua peregrinatus est Abraham et Isaac
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:30 - contra Mambre in terra Chanaan quam emit Abraham cum agro ab Ephron Hettheo in possessionem sepulchri
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:13 - et portantes eum in terram Chanaan sepelierunt in spelunca duplici quam emerat Abraham cum agro in possessionem sepulchri ab Ephron Hettheo contra faciem Mambre
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