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The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3569  
Original WordWord Origin
yXwkpatronymically from (03568)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
KuwshiyTWOT - 969a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
koo-shee'   Adjective
Cushi or Ethiopian = see Cushan "their blackness"
  1. one of the descendants of Cush the grandson of Noah through Ham and a member of that nation or people
  2. one of Joab's couriers
  3. (TWOT) Ethiopian
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 23
Cushite 8, Ethiopia 1, Ethiopian 6, Ethiopians 8
NAS Verse Count
2 Samuel5
2 Chronicles6

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 Kuwshiy". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .