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King James Bible Dictionary

 

Hebrew - English Dictionary

H2256 - Country

Strong's No.:H2256

Hebrew:חֶבֶל

Transliteration:chebel

Phonetic:kheh'-bel

Word Origin:From H2254

Bible Usage:{band} {coast} {company} {cord} {country} {destruction} {line} {lot} {pain} {pang} {portion} {region} {rope} {snare} {sorrow} tackling.

Part of Speech:Noun Masculine

Strongs
Definition:

a rope (as {twisted }) especially a measuring line; by implication a district or inheritance (as measured); or a noose (as of cords); figuratively a company (as if tied together); also a throe (especially of parturition); also ruin


Brown Driver
Biggs Definition:

1. a cord, rope, territory, band, company

a. a rope, cord

b. a measuring-cord or line

c. a measured portion, lot, part, region

d. a band or company

2. pain, sorrow, travail, pang

a. pains of travail

b. pains, pangs, sorrows

3. union

4. destruction


Bible References:
Country

Translation
Occurrences:
bands ( 3 )
coast ( 3 )
company ( 2 )
cord ( 4 )
cords ( 12 )
country ( 1 )
destruction ( 1 )
line ( 5 )
lines ( 2 )
lot ( 3 )
pain ( 1 )
pangs ( 2 )
portion ( 1 )
portions ( 2 )
region ( 3 )
ropes ( 3 )
snare ( 1 )
sorrows ( 10 )
tacklings ( 1 )

 

Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.