KJV Dictionary Definition: ford


FORD, n.

1. A place in a river or other water, where it may be passed by man or beast on foot, or by wading.

2. A stream; a current.

Permit my ghost to pass the Stygian ford.

FORD, v.t. To pass or cross a river or other water by treading or walking on the bottom; to pass through water by wading; to wade through.


FORDED, pp. Passed through on foot; waded.


FORDING, ppr. Wading; passing through on foot as water.