The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   52 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
yXybafrom (01) and (07862)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ab-ee-shah'ee   Proper Name Masculine
Abishai = "my father is Jesse" or "my father is a gift"
  1. grandson of Jesse, nephew of David via his sister Zeruiah, brother of Joab
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 25
Abishai 21, Abshai 4
NAS Verse Count
1 Samuel4
2 Samuel15
1 Chronicles5

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 'Abiyshay". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .