Shalman'ecer

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   8022 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
roanmlXof foreign derivation
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Shalman'ecerNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
shal-man-eh'-ser   Proper Name Masculine
 Definition
Shalmaneser = "fire-worshipper"
  1. Assyrian king who probably reigned between Tiglath-pileser and Sargon; invaded the northern kingdom of Israel when the last king Hoshea was on the throne; forced Hoshea to pay tribute but had to reinvade when Hoshea reneged; it is uncertain whether Shalmaneser or Sargon concluded the siege which finally ended the northern kingdom
    1. maybe a common name for Assyrian kings in the 8th century BC
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
Shalmaneser 2
 
NAS Verse Count
2 Kings2


Total2
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 Shalman'ecer". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .