Definitions

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  • n. Alternative form of burying-place.

Etymologies

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From burying +‎ place.

Examples

  • In the cave that is in the field of Machpelah, which is before Mamre, in the land of Canaan, which Abraham bought with the field of Ephron the Hittite for a possession of a buryingplace.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • And the field, and the cave that is therein, were made sure unto Abraham for a possession of a buryingplace by the sons of Heth.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • But I will lie with my fathers, and thou shalt carry me out of Egypt, and bury me in their buryingplace.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • For his sons carried him into the land of Canaan, and buried him in the cave of the field of Machpelah, which Abraham bought with the field for a possession of a buryingplace of Ephron the Hittite, before Mamre.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • Then his brethren and all the house of his father came down, and took him, and brought him up, and buried him between Zorah and Eshtaol in the buryingplace of Manoah his father.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • And his sons did unto him according as he commanded them: for his sons carried him into the land of Canaan, and buried him in the cave of the field of Machpe'lah, which Abraham bought with the field for a possession of a buryingplace of Ephron the Hittite, before Mamre.

    Genesis 50.

  • And he charged them, and said unto them, I am to be gathered unto my people: bury me with my fathers in the cave that is in the field of Ephron the Hittite, in the cave that is in the field of Machpe'lah, which is before Mamre, in the land of Canaan, which Abraham bought with the field of Ephron the Hittite for a possession of a buryingplace.

    Genesis 49.

  • And he communed with them, saying, If it be your mind that I should bury my dead out of my sight, hear me, and entreat for me to Ephron the son of Zohar, that he may give me the cave of Machpe'lah, which he hath, which is in the end of his field; for as much money as it is worth he shall give it me for a possession of a buryingplace amongst you.

    Genesis 23.

  • Then his brethren and all the house of his father came down, and took him, and brought him up, and buried him between Zorah and Eshta'ol in the buryingplace of Mano'ah his father.

    Judges 16.

  • That he may give me the cave of Machpelah, which he hath, which is in the end of his field; for as much money as it is worth he shall give it me for a possession of a buryingplace amongst you.

    Commentary on Genesis - Volume 1

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