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Lexicon :: Strong's H870 - 'ăṯar

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From a root corresponding to that of אֲתָרִים (H871)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2620

Strong’s Definitions

אֲתַר ʼăthar, ath-ar'; (Aramaic) from a root corresponding to that of H871; a place; (adverb) after:—after, place.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x

The KJV translates Strong's H870 in the following manner: place (5x), after (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x
The KJV translates Strong's H870 in the following manner: place (5x), after (3x).
  1. track, place

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֲתַר ʼăthar, ath-ar'; (Aramaic) from a root corresponding to that of H871; a place; (adverb) after:—after, place.
STRONGS H870: Abbreviations

Biblical Aramaic

אֲתַר noun masculine place (so Egyptian Aramaic, Nabataean, Palmyrene; Vulgate; Syriac bdb108309 place; Zinjirli אשר Lzb229f.; Arabic bdb108310 footstep; compare Hebrew H838 אֲשׁוּר and below H834 אֲשֶׁר); — place
† a. Daniel 2:35 וְכָלאֲֿחַר לָאהִֿשְׁתְּכַח לְהוֺן, Ezra 5:15 וּבֵית אֱלָהָא יִתְבְנֵא עַלאַֿתְרֵהּ, Ezra 6:3, 5, 7. Hence
† b. בָּאתַר (Daniel 7:6 Baer בָּתַר) after (literally in the track of: so Zinjirli באשר (Cooke160f., 170), Palmyrene, Vulgate בָּתַר, Syriac bdb108311), בָּאתַר דְּנָה after this, Daniel 7:6, 7, suffix Daniel 2:39 וּבָֽתָרָךְ and after thee.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


5:15; 6:3; 6:5; 6:7


2:35; 2:39; 7:6; 7:6; 7:7


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H870 matches the Hebrew אֲתַר ('ăṯar),
which occurs 8 times in 8 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:15 - And said unto him, Take these vessels, go, carry them into the temple that is in Jerusalem, and let the house of God be builded in his place. H870
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:3 - In the first year of Cyrus the king the same Cyrus the king made a decree concerning the house of God at Jerusalem, Let the house be builded, the place H870 where they offered sacrifices, and let the foundations thereof be strongly laid; the height thereof threescore cubits, and the breadth thereof threescore cubits;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:5 - And also let the golden and silver vessels of the house of God, which Nebuchadnezzar took forth out of the temple which is at Jerusalem, and brought unto Babylon, be restored, and brought again unto the temple which is at Jerusalem, every one to his place, H870 and place them in the house of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:7 - Let the work of this house of God alone; let the governor of the Jews and the elders of the Jews build this house of God in his place. H870
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:35 - Then was the iron, the clay, the brass, the silver, and the gold, broken to pieces together, and became like the chaff of the summer threshingfloors; and the wind carried them away, that no place H870 was found for them: and the stone that smote the image became a great mountain, and filled the whole earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:39 - And after H870 thee shall arise another kingdom inferior to thee, and another third kingdom of brass, which shall bear rule over all the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:6 - After H870 this I beheld, and lo another, like a leopard, which had upon the back of it four wings of a fowl; the beast had also four heads; and dominion was given to it.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:7 - After H870 this I saw in the night visions, and behold a fourth beast, dreadful and terrible, and strong exceedingly; and it had great iron teeth: it devoured and brake in pieces, and stamped the residue with the feet of it: and it was diverse from all the beasts that were before it; and it had ten horns.
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