1757. Dura
Strong's Concordance
Dura: a place near Bab.
Original Word: דּוּרָא
Part of Speech: Proper Name Location
Transliteration: Dura
Phonetic Spelling: (doo-raw')
Definition: a place near Bab
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
(Aramaic) from dur
a place near Bab.
NASB Translation
Dura (1).

דּוּרָא proper name, of a location near Babylonia, only ׳בִּקְעַת ד Daniel 3:1, ᵐ5. τοῦ περιβόλου (Syro-Hex. περίβολον), Θ Δεειρα; Dûru is name of several places in Babylonia DlPar. 216; BaerDn. p. x, compare AndrM 58*; HoffmPers. Märtyrer 164 f.; name of small river and mounds OppExpéd. i. 238 f. (see Dr); improbably explained as = zôr, depression (name actually used of lower Euphrase and Tigris valleys) by WetzstDe Jes:3 701f.; Babylonian dûru = wall.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

(Aramaic) probably from duwr; circle or dwelling; Dura, a place in Babylonia -- Dura.

see HEBREW duwr

Forms and Transliterations
דּוּרָ֔א דורא dū·rā duRa dūrā
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Englishman's Concordance
Daniel 3:1
HEB: אֲקִימֵהּ֙ בְּבִקְעַ֣ת דּוּרָ֔א בִּמְדִינַ֖ת בָּבֶֽל׃
NAS: it up on the plain of Dura in the province
KJV: in the plain of Dura, in the province
INT: set the plain of Dura the province of Babylon

1 Occurrence

Strong's Hebrew 1757
1 Occurrence

dū·rā — 1 Occ.

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