The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2341 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hlywxprobably from (02342)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ChaviylahTWOT - 622
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
Havilah = "circle" n pr loc
  1. a part of Eden through which flowed the river Pison (Araxes); was probably the Grecian Colchis, in the northeast corner of Asia Minor, near the Caspian Sea
  2. a district in Arabia of the Ishmaelites named from the 2nd son of Cush; probably the district of Kualan, in the northwestern part of Yemen n pr m
  3. a son of Cush
  4. a son of Joktan
NAS Word Usage - Total: 7
Havilah 7
NAS Verse Count
1 Samuel1
1 Chronicles2

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 Chaviylah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .