307. Achmetha
Strong's Concordance
Achmetha: the capital of Media
Part of Speech: Proper Name Location
Transliteration: Achmetha
Phonetic Spelling: (akh-me-thaw')
Short Definition: Ecbatana
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
(Aramaic) of foreign origin
Definition
the capital of Media
NASB Translation
Ecbatana (1).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
אַחְמְתָא (originally תָן#NAME?תָנָא#NAME?ZA 15, 368)

proper name, of a location Ecbatana, Ezra 6:2; capital of Media, captured by Cyrus ( B.C. 550), and then summer residence of Persian kings; modern „amadân, Spieg244 MargoliouthHast. DB ACHMETHA, especially BrugschReise n. Persien (1862), i. 360-392 (Old Median Agmatana DlCalwer Bib. Lex.; Old Persian Hangamata§na (=place of assembling) Spiegl.c., Babylonian Agam(a)tanu Beh60, Bezp. 26, etc.; Ἀγβάτανα Herodi. 98; ᵐ5 Ἐκβατανα2Mace Ezra 9:3 +; MeyGeschichte. d. Alt. i. § 485 Streckl.c. 367 f.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
Achmetha

Of Persian derivation; Achmetha (i.e. Ecbatana), the summer capital of Persia -- Achmetha.

Forms and Transliterations
בְּאַחְמְתָ֗א באחמתא bə’aḥməṯā bə·’aḥ·mə·ṯā beachmeTa
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Strong's Hebrew 307
1 Occurrence


bə·’aḥ·mə·ṯā — 1 Occ.

Ezra 6:2
HEB: וְהִשְׁתְּכַ֣ח בְּאַחְמְתָ֗א בְּבִֽירְתָ֛א דִּ֛י
NAS: In Ecbatana in the fortress, which
KJV: And there was found at Achmetha, in the palace
INT: was found Ecbatana the palace which

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