The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   397 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
Xykaof uncertain derivation
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
aw-keesh'   Proper Name Masculine
Achish = "I will blacken (or terrify)" or "only a man"
  1. Philistine king of Gath
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 21
Achish 21
NAS Verse Count
1 Samuel18
1 Kings2

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