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Entry for Strong's #1912 - הֹדּוּ

Transliteration
hôdû
Phonetics
ho'-doo  
Word Origin
of foreign origin
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Location
TWOT
None
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

India = “flee away” or “ give ye thanks”

1) the country surrounding the Indus, mentioned as the eastern border of the empire of Ahasuerus

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (2) NAS (2) HCS (2)
Esther 2
Esther 2
Esther 2
BYZ TIS TR
n-p 2
n-p 2
n-p 2
NA WH


Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 הֹ֫דּוּ proper name, of a location India (Old Persian Hiñd°u Spieg Altpers. Keilinschr. 246 Sanskrit Sindhu, sea, great river, see references in Rö Thes Add 83, Yule Anglo-Indian Glossary, 329 ff.; compare in Arabic , Aramaic , etc.) only מֵהֹ֫דּוּ וְעַדכּֿוּשׁ (הַמֹּלֵךְ) Esther 1:1; Esther 8:9 (ᵐ5 in both ἀπὸ τῆς Ἰνδικῆς).

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List of Word Forms
מֵהֹ֣דּוּ מהדו mê·hōd·dū meHoddu mêhōddū
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