Word Summary
abarah: ford
Original Word: עֲבָרָה
Transliteration: abarah
Phonetic Spelling: (ab-aw-raw')
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Short Definition: ford
Meaning: a crossing-place
Strong's Concordance
ferry, plain

From abar; a crossing-place -- ferry, plain (from the margin).

see HEBREW abar


H5679. abarah

עֲבָרָהnoun feminine ford, rare synonym of מַעְבָּרָה מַעֲבָר‎; — absolute ׳הָע2 Samuel 19:19 and they crossed the ford (see עברQal 1 a); plural construct הַמִּדְבָּר עַברוֺת15:28 Kt (Qr עַרְבוֺת‎), so 17:16 van d. H. (but Baer Ginsb עַרְבוֺת‎ Kt also), ׳עַב‎ preferable (so Th We Dr Bu Kit Löhr HPS), the fords of the desert (HPS 17:16 proper name).