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Strong's #6002 - עֲמָלֵק

Transliteration
‛ămâlêq
Phonetics
am-aw-lake'
Origin
probably of foreign origin
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
TWOT
None
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Amalek = “dweller in a valley”

1) son of Eliphaz by his concubine Timnah, grandson of Esau, and progenitor of a tribe of people in southern Canaan

2) descendants of Amalek

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (39)
Genesis
2
Exodus
7
Numbers
3
Deuteronomy
2
Judges
6
1 Samuel
13
2 Samuel
2
1 Chronicles
3
Psalms
1
NAS (39)
Genesis
2
Exodus
7
Numbers
3
Deuteronomy
2
Judges
6
1 Samuel
13
2 Samuel
2
1 Chronicles
3
Psalms
1
HCS (39)
Genesis
2
Exodus
7
Numbers
3
Deuteronomy
2
Judges
6
1 Samuel
13
2 Samuel
2
1 Chronicles
3
Psalms
1
BSB (39)
Genesis
2
Exodus
7
Numbers
3
Deuteronomy
2
Judges
6
1 Samuel
13
2 Samuel
2
1 Chronicles
3
Psalms
1
ESV (29)
Genesis
1
Numbers
3
Deuteronomy
2
Judges
5
1 Samuel
13
2 Samuel
2
1 Chronicles
2
Psalms
1
WEB (39)
Genesis
2
Exodus
7
Numbers
3
Deuteronomy
2
Judges
6
1 Samuel
13
2 Samuel
2
1 Chronicles
3
Psalms
1
Verse Results
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

עֲמָלֵק pr.n.

(1)  Amalek, the Amalekites, a very ancient people (Genesis 14:7 Numb. 24:20 ), inhabiting the regions south of Palestine, between Edom and Egypt (compare -Ex. 17:816 ; Numb. 13:30 1 Samuel 15:7), also dwelling on the east of the Dead Sea and Mount Seir (Numbers 24:20; Judges 3:13, 6:3, 33 Judges 6:33); they seem also to have settled here and there in the middle of Canaan, whence the Mount of the Amalekites in the tribe of Ephraim, Judges 12:15 compare Judges 5:14.-In the Arabian genealogies عِمْلِيقُ, عَمَالِيقُ is mentioned amongst the aboriginal Arabians. See Relandi Palæstina, p. 78-82; J. D. Michaëlis, Spicileg. Geogr. Hebr. Ext. tom. i. p. 170-177; ejusd. Supplemm. p. 1927; Vater, Comment. über den Pentat. vol. i. p. 140; and my remarks in Ersch and Gruber’s Encycl. iii. 301, under the word Amalek.-Gent. noun עֲמָלֵקִי, with the art. collect. Genesis 14:7; Judges 12:15.

(2) a grandson of Esau, and the founder of an Arabian tribe, Genesis 36:16 compare verse 12 Genesis 36:12 and Vater, loc. cit.

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List of Word Forms
בַּֽעֲמָלֵ֑ק בַּעֲמָלֵ֑ק בַּעֲמָלֵ֔ק בעמלק הָעֲמָלֵ֑ק העמלק וַֽעֲמָלֵ֛ק וַֽעֲמָלֵק֙ וַעֲמָלֵ֑ק וַעֲמָלֵ֛ק וַעֲמָלֵ֤ק וַעֲמָלֵֽק׃ וּמֵֽעֲמָלֵ֑ק וּמֵֽעֲמָלֵֽק׃ ומעמלק ומעמלק׃ ועמלק ועמלק׃ לַעֲמָלֵ֑ק לעמלק עֲמָלֵ֑ק עֲמָלֵ֔ק עֲמָלֵ֖ק עֲמָלֵ֗ק עֲמָלֵ֥ק עֲמָלֵֽק׃ עמלק עמלק׃ ‘ă·mā·lêq ‘ămālêq amaLek ba‘ămālêq ba·‘ă·mā·lêq baamaLek hā‘ămālêq hā·‘ă·mā·lêq haamaLek la‘ămālêq la·‘ă·mā·lêq laamaLek ū·mê·‘ă·mā·lêq ūmê‘ămālêq umeamaLek vaamaLek wa‘ămālêq wa·‘ă·mā·lêq
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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