`am

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5971 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
~[from (06004)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`amTWOT - 1640a,1640e
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
am Noun Masculine
Definition
  1. nation, people
    1. people, nation
    2. persons, members of one's people, compatriots, country-men
  2. kinsman, kindred
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1834
Ammi 1, army 2, army* 1, citizens 3, creatures 1, each people 2, every people 2, fellow* 3, force 1, men 1, nation 1, nations 4, own people 1, people 1614, people's 4, people* 1, peoples 187, public* 1, throng 1, together 1, troops 2
NAS Verse Count
Genesis27
Exodus146
Leviticus24
Numbers71
Deuteronomy95
Joshua58
Judges60
Ruth9
1 Samuel89
2 Samuel85
1 Kings67
2 Kings46
1 Chronicles39
2 Chronicles98
Ezra19
Nehemiah44
Esther22
Job8
Psalms112
Proverbs8
Ecclesiastes2
Solomon1
Isaiah125
Jeremiah150
Lamentations11
Ezekiel89
Daniel15
Hosea17
Joel12
Amos7
Obadiah1
Jonah1
Micah19
Nahum2
Habakkuk6
Zephaniah7
Haggai7
Zechariah19
Malachi2


Total1620
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 `am". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .