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Tammuwz

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   8542  
Original WordWord Origin
zwmmtof uncertain derivation
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
TammuwzTWOT - 2519
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
tam-mooz'   Proper Name
 Definition
Tammuz = "sprout of life"
  1. a Sumerian deity of food or vegetation
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
Tammuz 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Ezekiel1


Total1
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 Tammuwz". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .