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Strong's #3540 - כְּדָרְלָעֹמֶר

of foreign origin
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Chedorlaomer = “handful of sheaves”

1) the king of Elam defeated by Abraham

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 כְּדָרְלָעֹמֶר proper name, masculine king of Elam (= Babylon. Kudar-Laga[ mar] ( Lagamaru = proper name, of divinity), see Pinches Vict. Inst. Jan. 20,1896 Say PSBA, June 1896,176 Scheil Rev. Bibl. 1896,600f., compare Schr COT) — Genesis 14:1,4,5,9,17.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

כְּדָרְלָעֹמֶר [Chedorlaomer] (if it be a Phœnicio-Shemitic word “a handful of sheaves,” from כדר i.q. كَدَرَةُ a handful, and עֹמֶר sheaf), pr.n. of a king of the Elamites in the time of Abraham, Genesis 14:1, Genesis 14:9. [“Perhaps its true etymology should be sought in the ancient Persian.”]

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List of Word Forms
כְּדָרְלָעֹ֑מֶר כְּדָרְלָעֹ֙מֶר֙ כְּדָרְלָעֹ֜מֶר כְדָרְלָעֹ֗מֶר כדרלעמר לָעֹ֔מֶר לעמר chedarelaOmer kə·ḏā·rə·lā·‘ō·mer ḵə·ḏā·rə·lā·‘ō·mer kəḏārəlā‘ōmer ḵəḏārəlā‘ōmer kedarelaOmer lā‘ōmer lā·‘ō·mer laOmer
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