Word: Kapernaoum

Pronounce: cap-er-nah-oom'

Strongs Number: G2584

Orig: of Hebrew origin probably H3723 and H5151 ; Capernaum (i.e. Caphanachum), a place in Palestine:--Capernaum. H3723 H5151

Use: Noun Location

Heb Strong:

    Capernaum = "village of comfort"

    1) a flourishing city of Galilee situated on the western shore of the Sea of Galilee or Lake of Gennesaret, near the place where the Jordan flows into the lake