Examples from the Web for ophir
One reason Israel is so successful in the startup world, says Ophir, is because its citizens are known for speaking their minds.
Ophir, an American by birth, says he experienced a bit of a culture shock when he moved to Israel.
And the navy also of Hiram, that brought gold from Ophir, brought in from Ophir great plenty of almug trees and precious stones.The Bible Story|Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
Ophir is supposed to have been Malacca, whence ships brought gold to Tarshish.My First Voyage to Southern Seas|W.H.G. Kingston
A balustrade or staircase in this house was made of sandal wood, which the ships of Ezion-geber had brought from Ophir.The History of Antiquity, Vol. II (of VI)|Max Duncker
The following September found Darrell again in Ophir and re-established in his old-time quarters.
Ophir is my destination at present, though it is uncertain how long I remain there.
British Dictionary definitions for ophir
Word Origin and History for ophir
name of a place mentioned in Old Testament as a source for fine gold; location still unknown. Hence Ophir-gold (1610s).