2362. Chavran
Strong's Concordance
Chavran: a district Southeast of Mount Hermon
Original Word: חַוְרָן
Part of Speech: Proper Name Location
Transliteration: Chavran
Phonetic Spelling: (khav-rawn')
Definition: a district Southeast of Mount Hermon
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain derivation
Definition
a district S.E. of Mount Hermon
NASB Translation
Hauran (2).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
חַוְרָן proper name, of a territory (meaning unknown; conjectures are: — black-land (as basaltic region); supported by black, dialect of Yemen, MaltzanZMG 1874, 230, and tokens of immigration from Yemen into Haurân, Wetzst in DeJob 2:598; ZKW 1884, 120; land of caves, Thes Hi-Sm, PorterDict. Bib., and hollow, GASmGeogr. 552, who compare Hebrew הור hole; but this probably from III. חרר, and Arabic , hollow, different from ) — district southeast from Mt. Hermon, extending between Jaulan and Lejah, toward Syrian desert; only גְּבוּל חַוְרָ֑ן Ezekiel 47:16 compare מִבֵּין חַוְשָרן וּמִבֵּין דַּמֶּשֶׂק Ezekiel 47:18; Ezekiel 47:18; = Assyrian –aurani DlPa 294; ᵐ5 Αυρανιτις, and so JosAnt. xiv. 10, 1 etc., Arabic . On this district see WetzstHauran, (1860) and in DeJob 2. 597ff. BdPal 195 ff. SchumacherAcross the Jordan, 1889; ZPV xii. 1889, 225 ff. (with map) GASmGeogr. 552 f. 609 ff.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
Hauran

Apparently from chavar (in the sense of chuwr); cavernous; Chavran, a region East of the Jordan -- Hauran.

see HEBREW chavar

see HEBREW chuwr

Forms and Transliterations
חַוְרָ֣ן חַוְרָֽן׃ חורן חורן׃ chavRan ḥaw·rān ḥawrān
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Englishman's Concordance
Ezekiel 47:16
HEB: אֶל־ גְּב֥וּל חַוְרָֽן׃
NAS: which is by the border of Hauran.
KJV: which [is] by the coast of Hauran.
INT: about the border of Hauran

Ezekiel 47:18
HEB: קָדִ֡ים מִבֵּ֣ין חַוְרָ֣ן וּמִבֵּין־ דַּמֶּשֶׂק֩
NAS: from between Hauran, Damascus,
KJV: from Hauran, and from
INT: the east between Hauran between Damascus

2 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 2362
2 Occurrences


ḥaw·rān — 2 Occ.










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