Ya`ar

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3293 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
r[yfrom an unused root probably meaning to thicken with verdure
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Ya`arTWOT - 888,889
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
yah'-ar Noun Masculine
Definition
  1. forest, wood, thicket, wooded height
NAS Word Usage - Total: 58
forest 51, forests 2, Jaar 1, thickets 1, woodland 1, woods 2
NAS Verse Count
Deuteronomy1
Joshua2
1 Samuel3
2 Samuel3
1 Kings3
2 Kings2
1 Chronicles1
2 Chronicles2
Psalms7
Ecclesiastes1
Solomon1
Isaiah14
Jeremiah6
Ezekiel6
Hosea1
Amos1
Micah3
Zechariah1


Total58
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 Ya`ar". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .