(Chaldee); from a name of foreign derivation; a Tarpelite (collectively) or inhabitant of Tarpel, a place in Assyria
KJV Usage: Tarpelites.
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions
Tarpelites = "they of the fallen (or wondrous) mountain" 1. the group of Assyrian colonists who were planted in the cities of Samaria after the captivity of the northern kingdom of Israel; identity uncertain
Origin: from a name of foreign derivation
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine