'aman

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   539  
Original WordWord Origin
!maa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'amanTWOT - 116
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
aw-man'   Verb
 Definition
  1. to support, confirm, be faithful
    1. (Qal)
      1. to support, confirm, be faithful, uphold, nourish 1a
    2. foster-father (subst.) 1a
    3. foster-mother, nurse 1a
    4. pillars, supporters of the door
    5. (Niphal)
      1. to be established, be faithful, be carried, make firm 1b
    6. to be carried by a nurse 1b
    7. made firm, sure, lasting 1b
    8. confirmed, established, sure 1b
    9. verified, confirmed 1b
    10. reliable, faithful, trusty
    11. (Hiphil)
      1. to stand firm, to trust, to be certain, to believe in 1c
    12. stand firm 1c
    13. trust, believe
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 109
believe 26, believed 11, believes 2, bringing 1, carried 1, chronic 1, confirmed 5, doorposts 1, endure 1, enduring 3, established 3, faithful 21, firm 2, fulfilled 1, guardians 3, has assurance 1, have faith 1, have...assurance 1, last 1, lasting 1, nurse 3, put your trust 2, puts...trust 2, reared 1, reliable 1, stand still 1, sure 4, trust 4, trusted 1, trustworthy* 1, unreliable* 1, verified 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis3
Exodus7
Numbers4
Deuteronomy5
Judges1
Ruth1
1 Samuel5
2 Samuel3
1 Kings3
2 Kings4
1 Chronicles2
2 Chronicles5
Nehemiah2
Esther1
Job11
Psalms17
Proverbs5
Isaiah14
Jeremiah4
Lamentations2
Hosea2
Jonah1
Habakkuk1


Total103
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 'aman". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .