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Strong's #7557 - רַקַּת

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Rakkath = “shore”

1) a fortified city in Naphtali

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KJV (1)
Joshua 1
NAS (1)
Joshua 1
HCS (1)
Joshua 1
BSB (1)
Joshua 1
ESV (1)
Joshua 1
WEB (1)
Joshua 1
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 רַקַּת proper name, of a location in Naphtail, Joshua 19:35; ᵐ5 (Ομαθα) δακεθ, A Ρεκκαθ, ᵐ5 L Ρακκαθ; a Jewish tradition identified with Tiberias, Talm Jer. Megilla 2 b Nbr Geogr. 208f. Buhl Geogr. 226 GASm Gerogr. 447.

רָשׁ see רושׁ

רשׁה (√of following; compare Late Hebrew Hiph`il permit, Hoph`al Sirach 3:22; Jewish-Aramaic רְשָׁא have power, Aph`el permit; Old Aramaic רשי cause, occasion, Lzb370, Nabataean allowed, Id ib.; Syriac is usually blame; Assyrian rašû, possess, râšû, creditor; Arabic () be firm, IV. make firm; Ethiopic set, put in, place over, prepare, etc.; Sabean רשו servant of deity JHMordtm ZMG xxx (1876), 31 f.).

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

רַקַּת (i.q. Chald. רַקְּתָא, Arab. رِقَّةُ “a shore”), [Rakkath], pr.n. of a town in the tribe of Naphtali, standing, according to the Rabbins, where afterwards Tiberias was built, Joshua 19:35.

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List of Word Forms
רַקַּ֥ת רקת rakKat raq·qaṯ raqqaṯ
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