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The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3645  
Original WordWord Origin
Xwmkfrom an unused root meaning to subdue
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kem-oshe'     Proper Name
Chemosh = "subduer"
  1. the national deity of the Moabites and a god of the Ammonites
    1. also identified with 'Baal-peor', 'Baal-zebub', 'Mars' and 'Saturn'
    2. worship of this god was introduced into Jerusalem by Solomon and abolished by king Josiah of Judah
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 8
Chemosh 8
NAS Verse Count
1 Kings2
2 Kings1

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 K@mowsh". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .