La`anah

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3939 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hn[lfrom an unused root supposed to mean to curse
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
La`anahTWOT - 1121
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
lah-an-aw' Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. wormwood
    1. bitterness (metaph.)
NAS Word Usage - Total: 8
wormwood 8
NAS Verse Count
Deuteronomy1
Proverbs1
Jeremiah2
Lamentations2
Amos2


Total8
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 La`anah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .