The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5941 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
yl[from (05927)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ay-lee' Proper Name Masculine
Eli = "ascension"
  1. descendant of Aaron through Ithamar and high priest and judge of Israel when Samuel entered service as a child
NAS Word Usage - Total: 33
Eli 32, Eli's 1
NAS Verse Count
1 Samuel29
1 Kings1

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 `Eliy". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .