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Strong's #6554 - פַּרְפַּר

Root Word (Etymology)
probably from (H6565) in the sense of rushing
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Pharpar = “swift”

1) a stream in the district of Damascus identified with the modern ‘Awaj’; rises on the southeast slopes of Mount Hermon and flows into the southernmost lake of Damascus

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (1)
2 Kings 1
NAS (1)
2 Kings 1
HCS (1)
2 Kings 1
BSB (1)
2 Kings 1
ESV (1)
2 Kings 1
WEB (1)
2 Kings 1
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מַּרְמַּר proper name, of a river near Damascus 2 Kings 5:12 (A) φαρφαρ; A φαρφαρα; perhaps modern 'Awaj, south of Damascus Rob BR iii. 447 f.

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

פַּרְפַּר (prob. “swift,” from فَرَّ to flee, فرفر to move, to agitate), [Pharphar], pr.n. of a small river, rising in mount Lebanon, and joining the Amana near Damascus. In Geogr. Nub., and now called الفيجة, 2 Kings 5:12.

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List of Word Forms
וּפַרְפַּ֜ר ופרפר ū·p̄ar·par ufarPar ūp̄arpar
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