The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 6021 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
aXm[from (06006)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
am-aw-saw' Proper Name Masculine
Amasa = "burden"
  1. son of Ithra or Jether by Abigail the sister of David and general of the army of Absalom
  2. son of Hadlai and a prince of Ephraim in the reign of king Ahaz
NAS Word Usage - Total: 16
Amasa 16
NAS Verse Count
2 Samuel8
1 Kings2
1 Chronicles1
2 Chronicles1

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 `Amasa'". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .