Cham

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2526 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
~xthe same as (02525)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ChamNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khawm   
 Definition
n pr m Ham = "hot"
  1. 2nd son of Noah, father of Canaan and of various peoples which were inhabitants of southern lands
  2. in late usage, a collective name for Egyptians n pr loc
  3. the place where Chedorlaomer smote the Zuzim, probably in the territory of Ammonites (Gilead) east of the Jordan
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 16
Ham 15, Hamites* 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis8
1 Chronicles3
Psalms4


Total15
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 Cham". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .