Kowresh

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3566  
Original WordWord Origin
Xrwkfrom the Persians
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
KowreshNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ko'-resh   Proper Name Masculine
 Definition
Cyrus = "posses thou the furnace"
  1. the king of Persia and conqueror of Babylon; first ruler of Persia to make a decree allowing the Israelite exiles to return to Jerusalem
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 15
Cyrus 15
 
NAS Verse Count
2 Chronicles2
Ezra7
Isaiah2
Daniel2


Total13
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 Kowresh". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .