The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 452 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hylafrom (0410) and (03050)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ay-lee-yaw' Proper Name Masculine
Elijah or Eliah = "my God is Jehovah" or "Yah(u) is God"
  1. the great prophet of the reign of Ahab
  2. Benjamite son of Jeroham
  3. a son of Elam with foreign wife during exile
  4. a son of Harim, and priest, with foreign wife during exile
NAS Word Usage - Total: 71
Elijah 71
NAS Verse Count
1 Kings38
2 Kings22
1 Chronicles1
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 'Eliyah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .