2771. Charan
Strong's Concordance
Charan: Haran
Original Word: חָרָן
Part of Speech: proper name, of a location; proper name, masculine
Transliteration: Charan
Phonetic Spelling: (kaw-rawn')
Definition: "crossroads", a city in N. Mesopotamia
Brown-Driver-Briggs
I. חָרָן proper name, of a location city in northern Mesopotamia (Assyrian —arrânu = road, path COTGloss; compare DlPa 185; JenKosmologie 28 'junction of trading-routes' = cross-roads) — mentioned as city of Abram's sojourn Genesis 11:31, where his father Terah died Genesis 11:32, and whence he departed for Canaan Genesis 12:4,5; where Laban, Jacob's uncle, lived, and whither Jacob fled Genesis 27:43; Genesis 28:10 (both חָרָ֫נָה), Genesis 29:4; as conquered by fathers of Sennacherib 2 Kings 19:12 = Isaiah 37:12; as place of trade Ezekiel 27:23; Assyrian –arrana (#NAME?), SchrCOT on Genesis 11:31; Genesis 27:43 ᵐ5 Χαρραν. It was an ancient seat of worship of moon-god (Sin), see SchrKG 355, 596; see further ChwolsohnSsabier i, 303 ff. WüstenfeldZMG 1864, 443 f. SchrKG 355, 536 SachauReise 217 ff. MezGeschichte. d. Stadt Harran, 1892.

II. חָרָן proper name, masculine son of Caleb of Judah 1 Chronicles 2:46 (twice in verse); ᵐ5 Αρραν, ᵐ5L Ωρων (Sabean proper name חרן DHMEpigr. Dakam. 56).

חוֺרֹן, חֹרֹן see בֵּית חוֺרֹן above

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
Haran

From charar; parched; Charan, the name of a man and also of a place -- Haran.

see HEBREW charar

Forms and Transliterations
בְּחָרָֽן׃ בְחָרָ֑ן בחרן בחרן׃ וְחָרָ֖ן וחרן חָרָ֑ן חָרָ֖ן חָרָ֤ן חָרָ֥ן חָרָֽנָה׃ חרן חרנה׃ מֵחָרָ֖ן מֵחָרָֽן׃ מחרן מחרן׃ bə·ḥā·rān ḇə·ḥā·rān bechaRan bəḥārān ḇəḥārān chaRan chaRanah ḥā·rā·nāh ḥā·rān ḥārān ḥārānāh mê·ḥā·rān mechaRan mêḥārān vechaRan wə·ḥā·rān wəḥārān
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Genesis 11:31
HEB: וַיָּבֹ֥אוּ עַד־ חָרָ֖ן וַיֵּ֥שְׁבוּ שָֽׁם׃
NAS: as far as Haran, and settled
KJV: and they came unto Haran, and dwelt
INT: went far Haran and settled there

Genesis 11:32
HEB: וַיָּ֥מָת תֶּ֖רַח בְּחָרָֽן׃ ס
NAS: and Terah died in Haran.
KJV: and Terah died in Haran.
INT: died and Terah Haran

Genesis 12:4
HEB: שָׁנָ֔ה בְּצֵאת֖וֹ מֵחָרָֽן׃
NAS: old when he departed from Haran.
KJV: old when he departed out of Haran.
INT: years departed Haran

Genesis 12:5
HEB: אֲשֶׁר־ עָשׂ֣וּ בְחָרָ֑ן וַיֵּצְא֗וּ לָלֶ֙כֶת֙
NAS: they had acquired in Haran, and they set
KJV: that they had gotten in Haran; and they went forth
INT: which had acquired Haran forth for

Genesis 27:43
HEB: לָבָ֥ן אָחִ֖י חָרָֽנָה׃
NAS: flee to Haran, to my brother
KJV: thou to Laban my brother to Haran;
INT: Laban to my brother to Haran

Genesis 28:10
HEB: שָׁ֑בַע וַיֵּ֖לֶךְ חָרָֽנָה׃
NAS: from Beersheba and went toward Haran.
KJV: from Beersheba, and went toward Haran.
INT: Beersheba and went Haran

Genesis 29:4
HEB: אַתֶּ֑ם וַיֹּ֣אמְר֔וּ מֵחָרָ֖ן אֲנָֽחְנוּ׃
NAS: are you from? And they said, We are from Haran.
KJV: [be] ye? And they said, Of Haran [are] we.
INT: and they said Haran we

2 Kings 19:12
HEB: גּוֹזָ֖ן וְאֶת־ חָרָ֑ן וְרֶ֥צֶף וּבְנֵי־
NAS: them, [even] Gozan and Haran and Rezeph
KJV: [as] Gozan, and Haran, and Rezeph,
INT: my fathers them Gozan and Haran and Rezeph and the sons

1 Chronicles 2:46
HEB: יָֽלְדָ֛ה אֶת־ חָרָ֥ן וְאֶת־ מוֹצָ֖א
NAS: concubine, bore Haran, Moza and Gazez;
KJV: bare Haran, and Moza,
INT: Caleb's bore Haran Moza and Gazez

1 Chronicles 2:46
HEB: וְאֶת־ גָּזֵ֑ז וְחָרָ֖ן הֹלִ֥יד אֶת־
NAS: and Gazez; and Haran became the father
KJV: and Gazez: and Haran begat
INT: Moza and Gazez and Haran became of Gazez

Isaiah 37:12
HEB: גּוֹזָ֖ן וְאֶת־ חָרָ֑ן וְרֶ֥צֶף וּבְנֵי־
NAS: them, [even] Gozan and Haran and Rezeph
KJV: [as] Gozan, and Haran, and Rezeph,
INT: my fathers them Gozan and Haran and Rezeph and the sons

Ezekiel 27:23
HEB: חָרָ֤ן וְכַנֵּה֙ וָעֶ֔דֶן
NAS: Haran, Canneh, Eden,
KJV: Haran, and Canneh, and Eden,
INT: Haran Canneh Eden

12 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 2771
12 Occurrences


bə·ḥā·rān — 1 Occ.
ḥā·rān — 5 Occ.
ḥā·rā·nāh — 2 Occ.
mê·ḥā·rān — 2 Occ.
ḇə·ḥā·rān — 2 Occ.










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