The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5556 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
~[loapparently from the same as (05553) in the sense of crushing as with a rock, i.e. consuming
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Col`amTWOT - 1509
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
sol-awm' Noun Masculine
  1. locust
    1. an edible winged locust
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
devastating locust 1
NAS Verse Count

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 Col`am". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .