'Abiymelek

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 40 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
$lmybafrom (01) and (04428)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'AbiymelekNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ab-ee-mel'-ek Proper Name Masculine
Definition
Abimelech = "Melek is father" or "my father is king"
  1. king of Gerar in Abraham's time
  2. king of Gath in David's time; maybe title of Philistine kings
  3. son of Gideon by a concubine
  4. priest, son of Abiathar
NAS Word Usage - Total: 66
Abimelech 65, Abimelech's 1
NAS Verse Count
Genesis23
Judges36
2 Samuel1
1 Chronicles1


Total61
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 'Abiymelek". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .