'Ashshuwr

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 0804 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
rwXXaapparently from (0833) (in the sense of successful)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'AshshuwrTWOT - 176
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ash-shoor'
Definition
Asshur or Assyria = "a step" n pr m
  1. the second son of Shem, eponymous ancestor of the Assyrians
  2. the people of Assyria n pr loc
  3. the nation, Assyria
  4. the land, Assyria or Asshur
King James Word Usage - Total: 151
Assyria 118, Assyrian 19, Asshur 8, Assyrian + (01121) 5, Assur 1
KJV Verse Count
Genesis4
Numbers2
2 Kings41
1 Chronicles3
2 Chronicles13
Ezra2
Nehemiah1
Psalms1
Isaiah41
Jeremiah4
Lamentations1
Ezekiel9
Hosea9
Micah3
Nahum1
Zephaniah1
Zechariah2


Total138
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for 'Ashshuwr". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .