Strong's Concordance, Hebrew Dictionary
Mamre, an Amorite, Hebrew: מַמְרֵא, mamrēʾ (H4471)
10 King James Bible Verses
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Strong's Number: H4471
Hebrew Base Word: מַמְרֵא
Part of speech: Proper Name, of a people and territory
Literally: strength, fatness
Definition: Mamre, an Amorite.
- (n pr m) an Amorite who allied himself with Abram.
- (n pr loc) an oak grove on Mamre's land in Palestine where Abraham dwelt.
- A place near Abraham's burial place, apparently identified with Hebron.
Derived terms: From H4754(in the sense of vigor); lusty.
- Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: mɑmˈreʔ
- Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: mɑmˈʁeʔ
- Transliteration: mamrēʾ
- Biblical Pronunciation: mahm-RAY
- Modern Pronunciation: mahm-RAY
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Bible Verses with מַמְרֵא (H4471)
1 to 10 of 10 Verses
“Then Abram removed his tent, and came and dwelt in the plain of Mamre, which is in Hebron, and built there an altar unto the Lord.”
— Genesis 13:18
“And there came one that had escaped, and told Abram the Hebrew; for he dwelt in the plain of Mamre the Amorite, brother of Eshcol, and brother of Aner: and these were confederate with Abram.”
— Genesis 14:13
“Save only that which the young men have eaten, and the portion of the men which went with me, Aner, Eshcol, and Mamre; let them take their portion.”
— Genesis 14:24
“And the Lord appeared unto him in the plains of Mamre: and he sat in the tent door in the heat of the day;”
— Genesis 18:1
“And the field of Ephron, which was in Machpelah, which was before Mamre, the field, and the cave which was therein, and all the trees that were in the field, that were in all the borders round about, were made sure”
— Genesis 23:17
“And after this, Abraham buried Sarah his wife in the cave of the field of Machpelah before Mamre: the same is Hebron in the land of Canaan.”
— Genesis 23:19
“And his sons Isaac and Ishmael buried him in the cave of Machpelah, in the field of Ephron the son of Zohar the Hittite, which is before Mamre;”
— Genesis 25:9
“And Jacob came unto Isaac his father unto Mamre, unto the city of Arbah, which is Hebron, where Abraham and Isaac sojourned.”
— Genesis 35:27
“In the cave that is in the field of Machpelah, which is before Mamre, in the land of Canaan, which Abraham bought with the field of Ephron the Hittite for a possession of a buryingplace.”
— Genesis 49:30
“For his sons carried him into the land of Canaan, and buried him in the cave of the field of Machpelah, which Abraham bought with the field for a possession of a buryingplace of Ephron the Hittite, before Mamre.”
— Genesis 50:13
(End 1 to 10 of 10 Verses)
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