Lechiy

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3896 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
yxla form of (03895)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
LechiyNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
lekh'-ee   Proper Name Location
 Definition
Lehi = "jaw"
  1. a place in Judah which must have been in the Shephelah, near the border of the hill-country of Judah; site uncertain
    1. place is noted for being the location of Samson's killing of 1000 men with the jawbone of an ass
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 4
Lehi 4
 
NAS Verse Count
Judges3


Total3
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 Lechiy". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .