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'Abraham

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   85  
Original WordWord Origin
~hrbacontracted from (01) and an unused root (probably meaning to be populous)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'AbrahamTWOT - 4b
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ab-raw-hawm'   Proper Name Masculine
 Definition
Abraham = "father of a multitude" or "chief of multitude"
  1. friend of God and founder of Hebrew nation via God's elective covenant
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 174
Abraham 162, Abraham's 12
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis117
Exodus9
Leviticus1
Numbers1
Deuteronomy7
Joshua2
1 Kings1
2 Kings1
1 Chronicles6
2 Chronicles2
Nehemiah1
Psalms4
Isaiah4
Jeremiah1
Ezekiel1
Micah1


Total159
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 'Abraham". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .