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Lexicon :: Strong's H795 - 'ašdôḏ

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Part of Speech
proper locative noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

אַשְׁדּוֹד ʼAshdôwd, ash-dode'; from H7703; ravager; Ashdod, a place in Palestine:—Ahdod.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x

The KJV translates Strong's H795 in the following manner: Ashdod (17x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x
The KJV translates Strong's H795 in the following manner: Ashdod (17x).
  1. Ashdod = "powerful"

    1. a major Philistine city on the Mediterranean Sea west from Jerusalem, modern Esdud

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אַשְׁדּוֹד ʼAshdôwd, ash-dode'; from H7703; ravager; Ashdod, a place in Palestine:—Ahdod.
STRONGS H795: Abbreviations
אַשְׁדּוֺד proper name, of a location Ashdod (Assyrian Asdudu, COTGloss DlPa 289; Thes MV derive from √ שׁדד q. v.) a powerful city of the Philistines on Mediterranean Sea, west from Jerusalem, modern Esdûd, Joshua 11:22; Joshua 15:46, 47 (where assigned to Judah) 1 Samuel 5:5, 6 (but strike out Dr compare Greek Version of the LXX) 1 Samuel 6:17; Amos 1:8; Amos 3:9; Zephaniah 2:4; Zechariah 9:6; Isaiah 20:1; Jeremiah 25:20; 2 Chronicles 26:6 with ָ  ה locative 1 Samuel 5:1; Isaiah 20:1; אַנְשֵׁי א׳ 1 Samuel 5:7; apparently = territory of Ashdod 2 Chronicles 26:6 וַיִּבְנֶה עָרִים בְּאַשְׁדּוֺד. (compare SurveyJ, 442.)
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


11:22; 15:46; 15:47

1 Samuel

5:1; 5:5; 5:6; 5:7; 6:17

2 Chronicles

26:6; 26:6


20:1; 20:1




1:8; 3:9






Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H795 matches the Hebrew אַשְׁדּוֹד ('ašdôḏ),
which occurs 17 times in 15 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 11:22 - There was none of the `Anakim left in the land of the children of Yisra'el: only in `Aza, in Gat, and in Ashdod, did some remain.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 15:46 - from `Ekron even to the sea, all that were by the side of Ashdod, with their villages.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 15:47 - Ashdod, its towns and its villages; `Aza, its towns and its villages; to the brook of Mitzrayim, and the great sea, and the border of it.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 5:1 - Now the Pelishtim had taken the ark of God, and they brought it from Even-Ha`ezer to Ashdod.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 5:5 - Therefore neither the Kohanim of Dagon, nor any who come into Dagon's house, tread on the threshold of Dagon in Ashdod, to this day.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 5:6 - But the hand of the LORD was heavy on them of Ashdod, and he destroyed them, and struck them with tumors, even Ashdod and the borders of it.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 5:7 - When the men of Ashdod saw that it was so, they said, The ark of the God of Yisra'el shall not abide with us; for his hand is sore on us, and on Dagon our god.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 6:17 - These are the golden tumors which the Pelishtim returned for a trespass-offering to the LORD: for Ashdod one, for `Aza one, for Ashkelon one, for Gat one, for `Ekron one;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 26:6 - He went forth and warred against the Pelishtim, and broke down the wall of Gat, and the wall of Yavneh, and the wall of Ashdod; and he built cities in the country of Ashdod, and among the Pelishtim.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 20:1 - In the year that Tartan came to Ashdod, when Sargon the king of Ashshur sent him, and he fought against Ashdod and took it;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:20 - and all the mixed people, and all the kings of the land of the `Utz, and all the kings of the Pelishtim, and Ashkelon, and `Aza, and `Ekron, and the remnant of Ashdod;
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 1:8 - I will cut off the inhabitant from Ashdod, And him who holds the scepter from Ashkelon; And I will turn my hand against `Ekron; And the remnant of the Pelishtim will perish," says the Lord GOD.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 3:9 - Proclaim in the palaces at Ashdod, And in the palaces in the land of Mitzrayim, And say, "Assemble yourselves on the mountains of Shomron, And see what unrest is in her, And what oppression is among them."
Unchecked Copy BoxZep 2:4 - For `Aza will be forsaken, and Ashkelon a desolation. They will drive out Ashdod at noonday, and `Ekron will be rooted up.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 9:6 - Foriegners will dwell in Ashdod, And I will cut off the pride of the Pelishtim.
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