The Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon
| Strong's Number: 3774||ytrk|
|Original Word||Word Origin|
| ||ytrk|| ||probably from (03772) in the sense of executioner|
|Transliterated Word||Phonetic Spelling|
| ||K@rethiy|| ||ker-ay-thee'
|Parts of Speech||TWOT|
| ||Adjective|| ||None|
Cherethites = "executioners"
- a group of foreign mercenary soldiers serving as a bodyguard for king David; also executioners
- either Cretans or proto-Philistines (in general)
| Translated Words|
| ||KJV (10) - Cherethites, 10; |
NAS (10) - Cherethites, 10;
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