Negeb

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5045 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
bgnfrom an unused root meaning to be parched
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
NegebTWOT - 1288a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
neh'-gheb Noun Masculine
Definition
  1. south-country, Nekeb, south
    1. south-country
      1. region of southern Judah, boundaries not specific
    2. south
NAS Word Usage - Total: 109
Negev 36, South 11, south 45, south side 2, south* 3, southeast* 1, southern 2, southward 9
NAS Verse Count
Genesis7
Exodus4
Numbers8
Deuteronomy2
Joshua21
Judges4
1 Samuel5
2 Samuel1
1 Kings2
1 Chronicles3
2 Chronicles3
Psalms1
Isaiah2
Jeremiah4
Ezekiel12
Daniel11
Obadiah2
Zechariah3


Total95
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 Negeb". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .