`Ay

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5857 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
y[for (05856)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`AyNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ah'ee Proper Name Location
Definition
Ai or Aija or Aiath or Hai = "heap of ruins"
  1. a city lying east of Bethel and beside Bethaven near Jericho and the 2nd city taken on the invasion of Canaan
  2. a city of the Ammonites on the east of the Jordan and apparently attached to Heshbon
NAS Word Usage - Total: 40
Ai 37, Aiath 1, Aija 1, Ayyah 1
NAS Verse Count
Genesis2
Joshua26
1 Chronicles1
Ezra1
Nehemiah2
Isaiah1
Jeremiah1


Total34
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 `Ay". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .