`Eylam

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5867  
Original WordWord Origin
~ly[probably from (05956)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`EylamNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ay-lawm'     
 Definition
Elam = "eternity" n pr m
  1. a Korhite Levite in the time of David
  2. a chief man of the tribe of Benjamin
  3. ancestor of a family of exiles who returned with Zerubbabel
  4. a chief of the people who signed the covenant with Nehemiah
  5. another ancestor of another family of exiles who returned with Zerubbabel
  6. a priest who assisted at the dedication of the wall of Jerusalem in the time of Nehemiah
  7. another head of a family of returning exiles n pr loc
  8. a province east of Babylon and northeast of the lower Tigris
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 17
Elam 17
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis3
1 Chronicles1
Isaiah3
Jeremiah7
Ezekiel1
Daniel1


Total16
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 `Eylam". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .