6539. Paras
Strong's Concordance
Paras: a country in W. Asia which conquered Bab.
Original Word: פָּרָס
Part of Speech: Proper Name
Transliteration: Paras
Phonetic Spelling: (paw-ras')
Short Definition: Persia
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of foreign origin
Definition
a country in W. Asia which conquered Bab.
NASB Translation
Persia (28).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
מָּרַס28 proper name, of a territory Persia, περσῶν (genitive), Daniel 11:2 τῇ Περσίδι (ᵐ5 and Θ), 2 Chronicles 36:20 Μήδων (Old Persian Pârsa, Persian, Persia, SpiegAPK 231, New Persian , ; Arabic ; — ׳פ2Chronicles 36:22 +, מָּרָ֑ס 2 Chronicles 36:20 +; — in late literature, 2 Chronicles 36:20, 2 Chronicles 36:22, 22, 23 = Ezra 1:1 (twice in verse); Ezra 1:2; Daniel 10:1 11t. Ezra Daniel + (with מָדַי) Esther 1:3,14,18,19; Esther 10:2; Daniel 8:20; ׳פ Ezekiel 27:10; Ezekiel 38:5 is doubted by Toy (who, Ezekiel 27:10, reads כּוּשׁ, after Gr), but Krae defends.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
Persia, Persians

Of foreign origin; Paras (i.e. Persia), an Eastern country, including its inhabitants -- Persia, Persians.

Forms and Transliterations
וּפָרָֽס׃ ופרס׃ לְפָרַ֗ס לפרס פָּֽרַס־ פָּרַ֔ס פָּרַ֖ס פָּרַ֗ס פָּרַ֛ס פָּרַ֣ס פָּרַ֨ס פָּרָ֑ס פָּרָֽס׃ פָֽרַס־ פָרַ֜ס פָרָֽס׃ פרס פרס־ פרס׃ faRas lə·p̄ā·ras lefaRas ləp̄āras pā·ras pā·rās p̄ā·ras p̄ā·rās pā·ras- p̄ā·ras- paRas pāras pārās p̄āras p̄ārās pāras- p̄āras- ū·p̄ā·rās ufaRas ūp̄ārās
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Strong's Hebrew 6539
28 Occurrences


p̄ā·ras — 3 Occ.
lə·p̄ā·ras — 1 Occ.
pā·rās — 22 Occ.
ū·p̄ā·rās — 2 Occ.

2 Chronicles 36:20
HEB: מְלֹ֖ךְ מַלְכ֥וּת פָּרָֽס׃
NAS: the rule of the kingdom of Persia,
KJV: of the kingdom of Persia:
INT: the rule of the kingdom of Persia

2 Chronicles 36:22
HEB: לְכ֙וֹרֶשׁ֙ מֶ֣לֶךְ פָּרַ֔ס לִכְל֥וֹת דְּבַר־
NAS: king of Persia-- in order to fulfill
KJV: king of Persia, that the word
INT: of Cyrus king of Persia might be accomplished the word

2 Chronicles 36:22
HEB: כּ֣וֹרֶשׁ מֶֽלֶךְ־ פָּרַ֔ס וַיַּֽעֲבֶר־ קוֹל֙
NAS: king of Persia, so that he sent
KJV: king of Persia, that he made a proclamation
INT: of Cyrus king of Persia sent A proclamation

2 Chronicles 36:23
HEB: כּ֣וֹרֶשׁ ׀ מֶ֣לֶךְ פָּרַ֗ס כָּל־ מַמְלְכ֤וֹת
NAS: king of Persia, 'The LORD,
KJV: king of Persia, All the kingdoms
INT: Cyrus king of Persia all the kingdoms

Ezra 1:1
HEB: לְכ֙וֹרֶשׁ֙ מֶ֣לֶךְ פָּרַ֔ס לִכְל֥וֹת דְּבַר־
NAS: king of Persia, in order to fulfill
KJV: king of Persia, that the word
INT: of Cyrus king of Persia to fulfill the word

Ezra 1:1
HEB: כֹּ֣רֶשׁ מֶֽלֶךְ־ פָּרַ֔ס וַיַּֽעֲבֶר־ קוֹל֙
NAS: king of Persia, so that he sent
KJV: king of Persia, that he made a proclamation
INT: of Cyrus king of Persia sent A proclamation

Ezra 1:2
HEB: כֹּ֚רֶשׁ מֶ֣לֶךְ פָּרַ֔ס כֹּ֚ל מַמְלְכ֣וֹת
NAS: king of Persia, 'The LORD,
KJV: Cyrus king of Persia, The LORD God
INT: Cyrus king of Persia all the kingdoms

Ezra 1:8
HEB: כּ֚וֹרֶשׁ מֶ֣לֶךְ פָּרַ֔ס עַל־ יַ֖ד
NAS: king of Persia, had them brought
KJV: king of Persia bring forth
INT: and Cyrus king of Persia out the hand

Ezra 3:7
HEB: כּ֥וֹרֶשׁ מֶֽלֶךְ־ פָּרַ֖ס עֲלֵיהֶֽם׃ פ
NAS: they had from Cyrus king of Persia.
KJV: that they had of Cyrus king of Persia.
INT: Cyrus king of Persia and

Ezra 4:3
HEB: כּ֥וֹרֶשׁ מֶֽלֶךְ־ פָּרָֽס׃
NAS: the king of Persia has commanded
KJV: the king of Persia hath commanded
INT: Cyrus the king of Persia

Ezra 4:5
HEB: כּ֚וֹרֶשׁ מֶ֣לֶךְ פָּרַ֔ס וְעַד־ מַלְכ֖וּת
NAS: king of Persia, even until
KJV: king of Persia, even until the reign
INT: of Cyrus king of Persia until the reign

Ezra 4:5
HEB: דָּרְיָ֥וֶשׁ מֶֽלֶךְ־ פָּרָֽס׃
NAS: of Darius king of Persia.
KJV: of Darius king of Persia.
INT: of Darius king of Persia

Ezra 4:7
HEB: ק) מֶ֣לֶךְ פָּרָ֑ס וּכְתָב֙ הַֽנִּשְׁתְּוָ֔ן
NAS: king of Persia; and the text
KJV: king of Persia; and the writing
INT: Artaxerxes king of Persia and the text of the letter

Ezra 7:1
HEB: אַרְתַּחְשַׁ֣סְתְּא מֶֽלֶךְ־ פָּרָ֑ס עֶזְרָא֙ בֶּן־
NAS: king of Persia, [there went up] Ezra
KJV: king of Persia, Ezra
INT: of Artaxerxes king of Persia Ezra son

Ezra 9:9
HEB: לִפְנֵי֩ מַלְכֵ֨י פָרַ֜ס לָֽתֶת־ לָ֣נוּ
NAS: of the kings of Persia, to give
KJV: of the kings of Persia, to give
INT: the sight of the kings of Persia to give reviving

Esther 1:3
HEB: וַעֲבָדָ֑יו חֵ֣יל ׀ פָּרַ֣ס וּמָדַ֗י הַֽפַּרְתְּמִ֛ים
NAS: the army [officers] of Persia and Media,
KJV: the power of Persia and Media,
INT: and attendants army Persia and Media the nobles

Esther 1:14
HEB: שִׁבְעַ֞ת שָׂרֵ֣י ׀ פָּרַ֣ס וּמָדַ֗י רֹאֵי֙
NAS: princes of Persia and Media
KJV: princes of Persia and Media,
INT: the seven princes of Persia and Media had access

Esther 1:18
HEB: תֹּאמַ֣רְנָה ׀ שָׂר֣וֹת פָּֽרַס־ וּמָדַ֗י אֲשֶׁ֤ר
NAS: day the ladies of Persia and Media who
KJV: [Likewise] shall the ladies of Persia and Media
INT: will speak the ladies of Persia and Media who

Esther 1:19
HEB: וְיִכָּתֵ֛ב בְּדָתֵ֥י פָֽרַס־ וּמָדַ֖י וְלֹ֣א
NAS: in the laws of Persia and Media
KJV: among the laws of the Persians and the Medes,
INT: it be written the laws of Persia and Media cannot

Esther 10:2
HEB: לְמַלְכֵ֖י מָדַ֥י וּפָרָֽס׃
NAS: of the Kings of Media and Persia?
KJV: of the kings of Media and Persia?
INT: of the Kings of Media Persia

Ezekiel 27:10
HEB: פָּרַ֨ס וְל֤וּד וּפוּט֙
NAS: Persia and Lud and Put
KJV: They of Persia and of Lud and of Phut
INT: Persia and Lud and Put

Ezekiel 38:5
HEB: פָּרַ֛ס כּ֥וּשׁ וּפ֖וּט
NAS: Persia, Ethiopia and Put
KJV: Persia, Ethiopia, and Libya
INT: Persia Ethiopia and Put

Daniel 8:20
HEB: מַלְכֵ֖י מָדַ֥י וּפָרָֽס׃
NAS: of Media and Persia.
KJV: [are] the kings of Media and Persia.
INT: the kings of Media and Persia

Daniel 10:1
HEB: לְכ֙וֹרֶשׁ֙ מֶ֣לֶךְ פָּרַ֔ס דָּבָר֙ נִגְלָ֣ה
NAS: king of Persia a message
KJV: king of Persia a thing
INT: of Cyrus king of Persia A message was revealed

Daniel 10:13
HEB: וְשַׂ֣ר ׀ מַלְכ֣וּת פָּרַ֗ס עֹמֵ֤ד לְנֶגְדִּי֙
NAS: of the kingdom of Persia was withstanding
KJV: of the kingdom of Persia withstood
INT: the prince of the kingdom of Persia was withstanding about

28 Occurrences

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