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Strongs Number: H6203


Hebrew Word
עֹרֶף
Transliteration
ʻôreph
Phonetic
o-ref'
Part of Speech
Noun Masculine
Strongs Definition

the nape or back of the neck (as declining); hence the back generally (whether literally or figuratively)

BDB Definition

1. neck, back of the neck, back

a. back of the neck

1. of fleeing foe

2. of apostasy (fig.)

b. stiff of neck, obstinate (fig.)

Origin
From H6202
Bible Usage
back ([stiff-]) neck ([-ed]).