`Akan

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5912 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
!k[from an unused root meaning to trouble
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`AkanNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
aw-kawn'   Proper Name Masculine
 Definition
Achan = "troubler"
  1. a Judaite who violated God's specific ban on taking any loot from the captured city of Jericho and was stoned to death along with his family for this violation
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 6
Achan 6
 
NAS Verse Count
Joshua6


Total6
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 `Akan". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .