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'ab

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1  
Original WordWord Origin
baa root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'abTWOT - 4a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
awb   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. father of an individual
  2. of God as father of his people
  3. head or founder of a household, group, family, or clan
  4. ancestor
    1. grandfather, forefathers -- of person
    2. of people
  5. originator or patron of a class, profession, or art
  6. of producer, generator (fig.)
  7. of benevolence and protection (fig.)
  8. term of respect and honour
  9. ruler or chief (spec.)
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 1210
ancestors 1, family* 1, father 571, Father 8, father's 137, fathers 333, fathers' 120, fathers' households 1, forefather 1, forefathers 27, grandfather 1, grandfathers 1, households 5, Huram-abi* 2, sons 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis170
Exodus22
Leviticus19
Numbers75
Deuteronomy65
Joshua29
Judges50
Ruth2
1 Samuel48
2 Samuel24
1 Kings80
2 Kings59
1 Chronicles87
2 Chronicles110
Ezra13
Nehemiah20
Esther2
Job9
Psalms19
Proverbs26
Isaiah20
Jeremiah62
Lamentations2
Ezekiel25
Daniel6
Hosea1
Joel1
Amos2
Micah2
Zechariah6
Malachi4


Total1060
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 'ab". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .