`Ayin

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5871 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
!y[the same as (05869)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`AyinNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ah'-yin Proper Name Location
Definition
Ain = "spring"
  1. one of the landmarks on the eastern boundary of Palestine
  2. one of the southernmost cities of Judah in the Nekeb and allotted to the tribe of Simeon and given to the priests
NAS Word Usage - Total: 20
fountain 1, Fountain 3, fountains 1, spring 11, springs 4
NAS Verse Count
Genesis8
Exodus1
Numbers1
Deuteronomy2
Judges1
1 Samuel1
2 Chronicles1
Nehemiah3
Proverbs1


Total19
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 `Ayin". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .