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'amah

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   519  
Original WordWord Origin
hmaapparently a primitive word
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'amahTWOT - 112
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
aw-maw'     Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. maid-servant, female slave, maid, handmaid, concubine
    1. of humility (fig.)
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 71
female 15, female servant 4, female slave 2, handmaid 2, handmaids 1, maid 8, maids 5, maidservant 19, servant* 1, servants* 6, slave* 4, slaves* 4
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis6
Exodus9
Leviticus2
Deuteronomy7
Judges2
Ruth1
1 Samuel7
2 Samuel5
1 Kings3
Ezra1
Nehemiah1
Job2
Psalms2
Nahum1


Total49
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 'amah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .