Yiphtach

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3316 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
xtpyfrom (06605)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
YiphtachNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
yif-tawkh'
Definition
Jephthah or Jiphtah = "he opens" n pr m
  1. a son of Gilead and a concubine and the judge who defeated the Ammonites; after the victory because of a vow taken before the battle he sacrificed his daughter as a burnt offering n pr loc
  2. a city in Judah
NAS Word Usage - Total: 30
Iphtah 1, Jephthah 29
NAS Verse Count
Joshua1
Judges24
1 Samuel1


Total26
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 Yiphtach". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .