BDB3720 [H3383]

יַרְדֵּן182 proper name, of a river Jordan (according to Rel Ol§ 215 c, from ירד with ןֵ֯ for original ןַ֯, compare ᵐ5 ὁ Ιορδανης; = river as flowing downward, descending, then of particular stream as river Κατ’ ἐξοχήν. See also Sta§ 294 e (ןֵ֯ for ןֶ֯, but name according to Sta non-Hebrew)) — absolute always ׳הַיַּר in prose Gen 13:10 + 162 t.; with ה locative הַיַּרְדֵּ֫נָה Judg 8:4 + 3 t.; יַרְדֵּן only Ps 42:7; Job 40:23 construct יַרְדֵּן Num 26:3 + 11 t. Numbers Josh + 1Chr 6:63 — the river of Palestine: in all periods, chiefly Hexateuch (122 t.: Gen 5 t. J; Num 20 t. P, 1 t. J E; Deut 26 t.; Josh 34 t. J E, 20 t. D, 16 t. P), Judges (12 t.), and Samuel (18 t.); in Kings 13 t.; Chronicles 7 t.; elsewhere 10 t.; — הַיַּרְדֵּן הַזֶּה Gen 32:11 (J), Deut 3:27; Deut 31:2; Josh 1:2; Josh 1:11; Josh 4:22 (all D); בְּעֵבֶר הַיַּרְדֵּן Gen 50:10; Gen 50:11 (J), Josh 7:7; Josh 24:8 (both J E), + 20 t. D + Judg 5:17; Judg 10:8; 1Sam 31:7 P has also מֵעֵבֶר הַיַּרְדֵּן Num 32:19, and לַיַּרְדֵּן ׳מֵע vNum 32:19 vNum 32:32; Num 35:14; Josh 14:3, also Josh 17:5 (JE), Josh 18:7 (D), Judg 7:25; 1Chr 12:37; 1Chr 26:30 in P peculiarly יַרְדֵּן יְרֵחוֺ the Jordan of (at) Jericho, with עַל Num 26:3; Num 26:63; Num 31:12; Num 33:48; Num 33:50; Num 35:1; Num 36:13, with מֵעֵבֶר לְ Num 22:1; Num 34:15; Josh 13:32; Josh 20:8 (= 1Chr 6:63), with מִן Josh 16:1 (E?); עֵבֶר הַיַּרְדֵּן Isa 8:23; Deut 4:49; Josh 13:27 (P); see below עבר; מֵי הַיַּרְדֵּן Josh 3:13 (twice in verse); Josh 4:18; Josh 4:23 (all J E), Josh 3:8; Josh 5:1 (both D); מֵימֵי הַיַּרְדֵּן Josh 4:7 (JE); ׳גְּאוֺן הַיַּר Jer 12:5; Jer 49:19; Jer 50:44; Zech 11:3 (see גאון a, above); שְׂפַת ׳הַיּר 2Kgs 2:13 יוֺשֵׁב עַלהַֿיָּם וְעַל יַד הַיַּרְדֵּן Num 13:29 (J E; elsewhere in Numbers, P); כִּכַּר הַיַּרְדֵּן the circle of Jordan, i.e. the plain about Jericho Gen 13:10; Gen 13:11 (J), 1Kgs 7:46; 2Chr 4:17 ׳מַעְבְּרוֺת הַיַּר Judg 3:28; Judg 12:5; Judg 12:6 fords of the Jordan; אֶלגְּֿגְּלִילוֺת הַיַּרְדֵּן אֶלעֵֿבֶר בְּנֵי יִשְׂרָאֵל Josh 22:11, compare vJosh 22:10 (both P; see גלילות above); אֶרֶץ יַרְדֵּן Ps 42:7 (without article only here and in following); יָגִּיחַיַרְדֵּן אֶלפִּֿיהוּ Job 40:23 a Jordan bursteth forth into his mouth.


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