Karkom

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3750 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
~krkprobably of foreign origin
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
KarkomTWOT - 1039
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kar-kome' Noun Masculine
Definition
  1. saffron
    1. an orange-yellow flower of the crocus family, used for flavouring in drinks and confections in order to promote perspiration for cooling of the body
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
saffron 1
NAS Verse Count
Solomon1


Total1
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 Karkom". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .