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`owlam

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5769  
Original WordWord Origin
~lw[from (05956)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`owlamTWOT - 1631a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
o-lawm'   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. long duration, antiquity, futurity, for ever, ever, everlasting, evermore, perpetual, old, ancient, world
    1. ancient time, long time (of past)
    2. (of future)
      1. for ever, always
      2. continuous existence, perpetual
      3. everlasting, indefinite or unending future, eternity
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 435
ages 1, all successive 1, always 1, ancient 13, ancient times 3, continual 1, days of old 1, eternal 2, eternity 3, ever 10, Everlasting 2, everlasting 110, forever 136, forever and ever 1, forever* 70, forevermore* 1, lasting 1, long 2, long ago 3, long past 1, long time 3, never* 17, old 11, permanent 10, permanently 1, perpetual 29, perpetually 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis13
Exodus17
Leviticus21
Numbers9
Deuteronomy12
Joshua4
Judges1
1 Samuel10
2 Samuel10
1 Kings7
2 Kings2
1 Chronicles20
2 Chronicles13
Ezra2
Nehemiah3
Job3
Psalms137
Proverbs6
Ecclesiastes6
Isaiah45
Jeremiah31
Lamentations3
Ezekiel15
Daniel4
Hosea1
Joel4
Amos1
Obadiah1
Jonah1
Micah5
Habakkuk1
Zephaniah1
Zechariah1
Malachi2


Total412
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 `owlam". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .