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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #831 - אַשְׁקְלוֹן

Transliteration
'ashqelôn
Phonetics
ash-kel-one'
Origin
probably from (H8254) in the sense of weighing-place (i.e. mart)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Location
TWOT
None
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Askelon or Ashkelon = “the fire of infamy: I shall be weighed”

1) a maritime city of the Philistines, southwest of Jerusalem

Frequency Lists  
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  2. Word
KJV (12)
Judges
2
1 Samuel
1
2 Samuel
1
Jeremiah
3
Amos
1
Zephaniah
2
Zechariah
2
NAS (12)
Judges
2
1 Samuel
1
2 Samuel
1
Jeremiah
3
Amos
1
Zephaniah
2
Zechariah
2
HCS (12)
Judges
2
1 Samuel
1
2 Samuel
1
Jeremiah
3
Amos
1
Zephaniah
2
Zechariah
2
BSB (12)
Judges
2
1 Samuel
1
2 Samuel
1
Jeremiah
3
Amos
1
Zephaniah
2
Zechariah
2
ESV (15)
Judges
2
1 Samuel
3
2 Samuel
1
Isaiah
1
Jeremiah
3
Amos
1
Zephaniah
2
Zechariah
2
WEB (12)
Judges
2
1 Samuel
1
2 Samuel
1
Jeremiah
3
Amos
1
Zephaniah
2
Zechariah
2
Verse Results
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

אַשְׁקְלוֹן (perhaps “migration,” from the root שׁקל, Aram. to migrate; comp. פְּלֶשֶׁת), pr.n. Ascalon, [Askelon, Ashkelon], a maritime city of the Philistines, Judges 1:18, 14:19 1 Samuel 6:17; 2 Samuel 1:20. Arab. عسقلان [’Askŭlân], which name is still retained by the little village standing in the ruins of the ancient city. The Gent. noun is אַשְׁקְלוֹנִי [Eshkalonites], Joshua 13:3.

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List of Word Forms
אַשְׁקְל֑וֹן אַשְׁקְל֖וֹן אַשְׁקְל֗וֹן אַשְׁקְל֛וֹן אַשְׁקְל֜וֹן אַשְׁקְל֤וֹן אשקלון וְאַשְׁקְל֖וֹן ואשקלון לְאַשְׁקְל֣וֹן לאשקלון מֵֽאַשְׁקְל֑וֹן מאשקלון ’aš·qə·lō·wn ’ašqəlōwn ashkeLon lə’ašqəlōwn lə·’aš·qə·lō·wn leashkeLon mê’ašqəlōwn mê·’aš·qə·lō·wn meashkeLon veashkeLon wə’ašqəlōwn wə·’aš·qə·lō·wn
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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