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Chiydah

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2420  
Original WordWord Origin
hdyxfrom (02330)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ChiydahTWOT - 616a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khee-daw'   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. riddle, difficult question, parable, enigmatic saying or question, perplexing saying or question
    1. riddle (dark obscure utterance)
    2. riddle, enigma (to be guessed)
    3. perplexing questions (difficult)
    4. double dealing (with 'havin')
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 17
dark sayings 2, difficult questions 2, insinuations 1, intrigue 1, riddle 10, riddles 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Numbers1
Judges8
1 Kings1
2 Chronicles1
Psalms2
Proverbs1
Ezekiel1
Daniel1
Habakkuk1


Total17
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 Chiydah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .