Yisra'el (Aramaic)

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   03479 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
larXycorresponding to (03478)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Yisra'el (Aramaic)None
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
yis-raw-ale'   Proper Name Masculine
Israel = "God prevails"
  1. the second name for Jacob given to him by God after his wrestling with the angel at Peniel
  2. the name of the descendants and the nation of the descendants of Jacob
    1. the name of the nation until the death of Solomon and the split
    2. the name used and given to the northern kingdom consisting of the 10 tribes under Jeroboam; the southern kingdom was known as Judah
    3. the name of the nation after the return from exile
 King James Word Usage - Total: 8
Israel 8
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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 Yisra'el (Aramaic)". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .