The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 281 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hyxafrom (0251) and (03050)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
akh-ee-yaw Proper Name Masculine
Ahiah or Ahijah = "brother of Jehovah (Yahu)"
  1. grandson of Phinehas
  2. scribe of Solomon
  3. a prophet who predicted the revolt of the Northern tribes
  4. father of Baasha, who usurped the Northern throne
  5. grandson of Hezron (or mother of 1-4 above)
  6. a Benjamite, son of Ehud
  7. one of David's heroes
  8. a Levite during David's time
  9. a chief man under Nehemiah
NAS Word Usage - Total: 23
Ahiah 1, Ahijah 22
NAS Verse Count
1 Samuel2
1 Kings13
2 Kings1
1 Chronicles3
2 Chronicles2

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