`Abed N@gow

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5664 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
wgn db[the same as (05665)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`Abed N@gowNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ab-ade' neg-o' Proper Name Masculine
Abed-nego = "servant of Nebo"
  1. the godly friend of Daniel who Nebuchadnezzar renamed Abednego; one of the three friends who with Daniel refused to make themselves unclean by eating food from the king's table which went against the dietary laws which God had given the Jews; also one of the three who were thrown into the fiery furnace for refusing to bow down to a graven image of Nebuchadnezzar and who were saved by the angel of the Lord
    1. also, 'Azariah' (05838 or 05839)
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
Abed-nego 1
NAS Verse Count

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 `Abed N@gow". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .