Midyan

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4080  
Original WordWord Origin
!ydmthe same as (04079)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
MidyanNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
mid-yawn'   
 Definition
Midian or Midianite = "strife" n pr m
  1. son of Abraham by Keturah and progenitor of the tribe of Midianites or Arabians
  2. the tribe descended from Midian n pr loc
  3. the territory of the tribe descended from Midian; located principally in the desert north of the Arabian peninsula; land to which Moses went when he fled from Pharaoh
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 59
Midian 54, Midianites 5
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis3
Exodus5
Numbers8
Joshua1
Judges29
1 Kings1
1 Chronicles3
Psalms1
Isaiah3
Habakkuk1


Total55
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 Midyan". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .