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King James Bible Dictionary

 

Hebrew - English Dictionary

H5045 - South

Strong's No.:H5045

Hebrew:נֶגֶב

Transliteration:negeb

Phonetic:neh'-gheb

Word Origin:From an unused root meaning to be parched

Bible Usage:south ({country} {side} -ward).

Part of Speech:Noun Masculine

Strongs
Definition:

the south (from its drought); specifically the negeb or southern district of {Judah} occasionally: Egypt (as south to Palestine)


Brown Driver
Biggs Definition:

1. south-country, Nekeb, south

a. south-country

1. region of southern Judah, boundaries not specific

b. south


Bible References:
South

Translation
Occurrences:
country ( 1 )
side ( 1 )
south ( 80 )
southward ( 15 )

 

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