Zahab

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2091 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
bhzfrom an unused root meaning to shimmer
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ZahabTWOT - 529a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
zaw-hawb' Noun Masculine
Definition
  1. gold
    1. as precious metal
    2. as a measure of weight
    3. of brilliance, splendour (fig.)
NAS Word Usage - Total: 387
gold 354, golden 33
NAS Verse Count
Genesis8
Exodus88
Leviticus1
Numbers23
Deuteronomy4
Joshua5
Judges2
1 Samuel6
2 Samuel6
1 Kings33
2 Kings13
1 Chronicles17
2 Chronicles41
Ezra12
Nehemiah3
Esther6
Job8
Psalms8
Proverbs7
Ecclesiastes2
Solomon3
Isaiah11
Jeremiah5
Lamentations1
Ezekiel7
Daniel3
Hosea2
Joel1
Nahum1
Habakkuk1
Zephaniah1
Haggai1
Zechariah5
Malachi1


Total336
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 Zahab". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .