Kimham

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3643 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
~hmkfrom (03642)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
KimhamNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kim-hawm'
Definition
Chimham = "their longing" n pr m
  1. a follower and probably a son of Barzillai the Gileadite who returned from beyond Jordan with David; apparently David bestowed on him a possession in Bethlehem on which in later times an inn was standing n pr loc
  2. apparently the inn in Bethlehem located on the possession given by David to Chimham the follower or son of Barzillai the Gileadite
NAS Word Usage - Total: 4
Chimham 4
NAS Verse Count
2 Samuel3
Jeremiah1


Total4
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 Kimham". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .