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Graham S. Ogden

(1) noun m | ‏ חֶלְקַת הַצֻּרִים, צוּרִיאֵל, צוּרִישַׁדָּי
(a) Stone | ‏ חַלָּמִישׁ, עָפָר
= hard stony material that forms the crust of the earth, sometimes exposed on the surface, sometimes hidding under the soil; associated with hardness, permanence, and security  - rock  (DEU.8:15; JOB.19:24; 18:24 ...)
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(b) Elevations | ‏ גִּבְעָה, הַר , סֶלעַ
= mass of rock projecting and forming an elevation  - rock  (EXO.17:6,6; 2:21 ...)
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(c) Elevations > Deities | ‏ אֵל, אֱלֹהִים, אֱלוֹהַ, סֶלַע
figurative extension of a rock as place of refuge: = deity that protects and provides refuge  - Rock  (DEU.32:4,15,18 ...)
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(2) noun m
See: צִיר
(3) noun name
(a) Names of People
= man; king of Midian; father of Cozbi  - Zur  (NUM.25:15; 4:8; JOS.13:21 ...)
(b) Names of People
= man; son of Jeiel; tribe of Benjamin  - Zur  (1CH.8:30; 13:36)
(c) Names of Locations ‏צוּרֵי הַיְּעֵלִים‎
= location; desert of Judah; place where Saul looked for David  - Wildgoats' Rocks  (1SA.24:3)
(d) Names of Locations ‏צוּר עוֹרֵב‎
= location; near the river Jordan in the territory of Ephraim; place where Oreb, chief of the Midianites, was killed by Gideon  - Rock of Oreb  (JDG.7:25; ISA.10:26)

(a) MT HOTTP-C; RSV מָעוֹז