2768. Chermon
Strong's Concordance
Chermon: "sacred (mountain)," a mountain in S. Aram (Syria) and Northern Israel
Original Word: חֶרְמוֹן
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Transliteration: Chermon
Phonetic Spelling: (kher-mone')
Definition: "sacred (mountain)", a mountain in S. Aram (Syria) and Northern Israel
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from charam
"sacred (mountain)," a mountain in S. Aram (Syria) and N. Isr.
NASB Translation
Hermon (13).

חֶרְמוֺן proper name, of a mountain Hermon (sacred mountain, compare Sabean מחרם, etc., temple, Arabic interior of mosque, asylum, WetzstZKW see 1884, 115 RSSemitic i, 93; 2nd ed., 94) — the highest peak of Anti-Lebanon range, usually snow-capped, commanding southern Syria & northern Palestine; it is called שִׂיאֹן by the author of Deuteronomy 4:48; by the Amorites שְׂנִיר, by the Sidonians שִׂרְיֹן Deuteronomy 3:9. It has three peaks; and the names חרמון and שׂניר, distinguished in 1 Chronicles 5:23; Songs 4:8, may refer to two of these peaks; חֶרְמוֺנִים Psalm 42:7 probably refers to these different peaks (see RobBR iii. 357 BädPal 301). It is a northern boundary ׳עד הר ח Deuteronomy 3:8; Joshua 12:1; הר חרמוֺן mount Hermon is used also Joshua 11:17; Joshua 12:5; Joshua 13:5,11; 1 Chronicles 5:23; but חרמון Joshua 11:3; Psalm 89:13; Psalm 133:3; Songs 4:8. see בַּעַל חֶרְמוֺן Judges 3:3; 1 Chronicles 5:23 (see Wetzstib. 115).

חֶרְמוֺנִים see foregoing.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From charam; abrupt; Chermon, a mount of Palestine -- Hermon.

see HEBREW charam

Forms and Transliterations
וְ֝חֶרְמ֗וֹן וְחֶרְמ֔וֹן וחרמון חֶרְמ֑וֹן חֶרְמ֔וֹן חֶרְמ֖וֹן חֶרְמ֗וֹן חֶרְמ֛וֹן חֶרְמ֤וֹן חֶרְמֽוֹן׃ חרמון חרמון׃ לְחֶרְמ֖וֹן לחרמון cherMon ḥer·mō·wn ḥermōwn lə·ḥer·mō·wn lecherMon ləḥermōwn vecherMon wə·ḥer·mō·wn wəḥermōwn
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Deuteronomy 3:8
HEB: עַד־ הַ֥ר חֶרְמֽוֹן׃
NAS: of Arnon to Mount Hermon
KJV: of Arnon unto mount Hermon;
INT: against to Mount Hermon

Deuteronomy 3:9
HEB: צִידֹנִ֛ים יִקְרְא֥וּ לְחֶרְמ֖וֹן שִׂרְיֹ֑ן וְהָ֣אֱמֹרִ֔י
NAS: call Hermon Sirion,
KJV: ([Which] Hermon the Sidonians call
INT: (Sidonians call Hermon Sirion and the Amorites

Deuteronomy 4:48
HEB: שִׂיאֹ֖ן ה֥וּא חֶרְמֽוֹן׃
NAS: as Mount Sion (that is, Hermon),
KJV: Sion, which [is] Hermon,
INT: Sion he which Hermon

Joshua 11:3
HEB: וְהַֽחִוִּי֙ תַּ֣חַת חֶרְמ֔וֹן בְּאֶ֖רֶץ הַמִּצְפָּֽה׃
NAS: at the foot of Hermon in the land
KJV: and [to] the Hivite under Hermon in the land
INT: and the Hivite the foot of Hermon the land of Mizpeh

Joshua 11:17
HEB: תַּ֖חַת הַר־ חֶרְמ֑וֹן וְאֵ֤ת כָּל־
NAS: of Mount Hermon. And he captured
KJV: under mount Hermon: and all their kings
INT: the foot of Mount Hermon all their kings

Joshua 12:1
HEB: עַד־ הַ֣ר חֶרְמ֔וֹן וְכָל־ הָעֲרָבָ֖ה
NAS: as Mount Hermon, and all
KJV: unto mount Hermon, and all the plain
INT: far Mount Hermon and all the Arabah

Joshua 12:5
HEB: וּ֠מֹשֵׁל בְּהַ֨ר חֶרְמ֤וֹן וּבְסַלְכָה֙ וּבְכָל־
NAS: over Mount Hermon and Salecah
KJV: in mount Hermon, and in Salcah,
INT: and ruled Mount Hermon and Salecah and all

Joshua 13:5
HEB: תַּ֖חַת הַר־ חֶרְמ֑וֹן עַ֖ד לְב֥וֹא
NAS: Mount Hermon as far
KJV: under mount Hermon unto the entering
INT: below Mount Hermon far Lebo-hamath

Joshua 13:11
HEB: וְכֹ֨ל הַ֥ר חֶרְמ֛וֹן וְכָל־ הַבָּשָׁ֖ן
NAS: and all Mount Hermon, and all Bashan
KJV: and all mount Hermon, and all Bashan
INT: and all Mount Hermon and all Bashan

1 Chronicles 5:23
HEB: וּשְׂנִ֥יר וְהַר־ חֶרְמ֖וֹן הֵ֥מָּה רָבֽוּ׃
NAS: and Mount Hermon they were numerous.
KJV: and Senir, and unto mount Hermon.
INT: and Senir and Mount Hermon they were numerous

Psalm 89:12
HEB: בְרָאתָ֑ם תָּב֥וֹר וְ֝חֶרְמ֗וֹן בְּשִׁמְךָ֥ יְרַנֵּֽנוּ׃
NAS: them; Tabor and Hermon shout for joy
KJV: them: Tabor and Hermon shall rejoice
INT: have created Tabor and Hermon your name shout

Psalm 133:3
HEB: כְּטַל־ חֶרְמ֗וֹן שֶׁיֹּרֵד֮ עַל־
NAS: It is like the dew of Hermon Coming down
KJV: As the dew of Hermon, [and as the dew] that descended
INT: the dew of Hermon Coming upon

Songs 4:8
HEB: מֵרֹ֤אשׁ שְׂנִיר֙ וְחֶרְמ֔וֹן מִמְּעֹנ֣וֹת אֲרָי֔וֹת
NAS: of Senir and Hermon, From the dens
KJV: of Shenir and Hermon, from the lions'
INT: the summit of Senir and Hermon the dens of lions

13 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 2768
13 Occurrences

ḥer·mō·wn — 10 Occ.
lə·ḥer·mō·wn — 1 Occ.
wə·ḥer·mō·wn — 2 Occ.

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