Kuwsh

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3568  
Original WordWord Origin
Xwkprobably of foreign origin
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
KuwshTWOT - 969
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
koosh   
 Definition
Cush = "black" n pr m
  1. a Benjamite mentioned only in the title of Ps 7
  2. the son of Ham and grandson of Noah and the progenitor of the southernmost peoples located in Africa
  3. the peoples descended from Cush n pr loc
  4. the land occupied by the descendants of Cush located around the southern parts of the Nile (Ethiopia)
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 29
Cush 16, Ethiopia 13
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis4
2 Kings1
1 Chronicles3
Esther2
Job1
Psalms2
Isaiah8
Jeremiah1
Ezekiel5
Nahum1
Zephaniah1


Total29
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 Kuwsh". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .