Deuteronomy 2:1
NASB Lexicon
NASB ©HebrewStrong'sOrigin
"Then we turnedוַנֵּ֜פֶן
6437: to turna prim. root
and setוַנִּסַּ֤ע
5265: to pull out or up, set out, journeya prim. root
out for the wildernessהַמִּדְבָּ֙רָה֙
4057b: wildernessfrom dabar
by the wayדֶּ֣רֶךְ
1870: way, road, distance, journey, mannerfrom darak
to the Redס֔וּף
5488: reeds, rushesprobably of foreign origin
3220: seaof uncertain derivation
as the LORDיְהוָ֖ה
3068: the proper name of the God of Israelfrom havah
1696: to speaka prim. root
to me, and circledוַנָּ֥סָב
5437: to turn about, go around, surrounda prim. root
2022: mountain, hill, hill countryof uncertain derivation
8165: a mountain range in Edom, also its inhab., also a mountain in Judahfrom the same as sear
for manyרַבִּֽים׃
7227a: much, many, greatfrom rabab
3117: daya prim. root

KJV Lexicon
Then we turned
panah  (paw-naw')
to turn; by implication, to face, i.e. appear, look, etc.
and took our journey
naca`  (naw-sah')
to pull up, especially the tent-pins, i.e. start on a journey
into the wilderness
midbar  (mid-bawr')
a pasture (i.e. open field, whither cattle are driven); by implication, a desert; also speech (including its organs) -- desert, south, speech, wilderness.
by the way
derek  (deh'-rek)
a road (as trodden); figuratively, a course of life or mode of action, often adverb
of the Red
cuwph  (soof)
a reed, especially the papyrus -- flag, Red (sea), weed.
yam  (yawm)
from an unused root meaning to roar -- sea (-faring man, (-shore), south, west (-ern, side, -ward).
as the LORD
Yhovah  (yeh-ho-vaw')
(the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jehovah, Jewish national name of God -- Jehovah, the Lord.
dabar  (daw-bar')
perhaps properly, to arrange; but used figuratively (of words), to speak; rarely (in a destructive sense) to subdue
unto me and we compassed
cabab  (saw-bab')
to revolve, surround, or border; used in various applications, literally and figuratively (as follows)
har  (har)
a mountain or range of hills (sometimes used figuratively) -- hill (country), mount(-ain), promotion.
Se`iyr  (say-eer')
rough; Seir, a mountain of Idumaea and its aboriginal occupants, also one in Palestine -- Seir.
rab  (rab)
abundant (in quantity, size, age, number, rank, quality)
yowm  (yome)
a day (as the warm hours),
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"Then we turned and set out for the wilderness by the way to the Red Sea, as the LORD spoke to me, and circled Mount Seir for many days.

King James Bible
Then we turned, and took our journey into the wilderness by the way of the Red sea, as the LORD spake unto me: and we compassed mount Seir many days.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then we turned back and headed for the wilderness by way of the Red Sea, as the LORD had told me, and we traveled around the hill country of Seir for many days.

International Standard Version
"We turned and set out for the desert on the road to the Reed Sea, just as the LORD had directed me. We traveled around Mount Seir for many days.

NET Bible
Then we turned and set out toward the desert land on the way to the Red Sea just as the LORD told me to do, detouring around Mount Seir for a long time.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
We went back into the desert, following the road that goes to the Red Sea as the LORD had told me. For a long time we traveled around the region of Mount Seir.

King James 2000 Bible
Then we turned, and took our journey into the wilderness by the way of the Red sea, as the LORD spoke unto me: and we went around mount Seir many days.
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