BDB3967 [H3566]

כּ֫וֺרֶשׁ and (Ezra 1:1; Ezra 1:2) כֹּ֫רֶשׁ proper name, masculine Cyrus (Persian K'ur'u(š), SpiegAPK 215; Babylonian Kuraš COT on Ezra 1:1, Dl in BaerDn. p. x) — king of (Anzan = Susiana, TieleBabylonian -Assyr. Geschichte. 469, and) Persia, conqueror of Babylon (Tieleib. 468 ff.), restorer of Jews to Palestine Isa 44:28; Isa 45:1; Ezra 1:7 called מֶלֶךְ פָּרַס 2Chr 36:22 (twice in verse); 2Chr 36:23; Ezra 1:1 (twice in verse); Ezra 1:2, also Ezra 1:8; Ezra 4:3; Ezra 4:5; Dan 10:1 simply הֵמֶּלֶךְ Dan 1:21.


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