`Esav

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 06215 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
wX[apparently a form of the pass. part. of (06213) in the original sense of handling
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`EsavNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ay-sawv' Proper Name Masculine
Definition
Esau = "hairy"
  1. eldest son of Isaac and Rebecca and twin brother of Jacob; sold the birthright for food when he was hungry and the divine blessing went to Jacob; progenitor of the Arab peoples
King James Word Usage - Total: 97
Esau 97
KJV Verse Count
Genesis63
Deuteronomy6
Joshua1
1 Chronicles2
Jeremiah2
Obadiah6
Malachi2


Total82
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 `Esav". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .