The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 6022 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
yXm[from (06006)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
am-aw-sah'-ee Proper Name Masculine
Amasai = "burdensome"
  1. a warrior and chief of the captains of Judah and Benjamin who joined David at Ziklag
  2. a Kohathite Levite, father of Mahath and ancestor of Samuel
  3. a priest who blew the trumpet before the ark
  4. another Kohathite Levite in the reign of king Hezekiah of Judah
NAS Word Usage - Total: 5
Amasai 5
NAS Verse Count
1 Chronicles4
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 `Amasay". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .