Howsha`yah

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1955 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hy[Xwhfrom (03467) and (03050)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Howsha`yahNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ho-shah-yaw' Proper Name Masculine
Definition
Hoshaiah = "Jehovah as saved"
  1. a prince of Judah who assisted in the dedication of the wall of Jerusalem in the time of Nehemiah
  2. the father of Jezaniah (or Azariah) who was a man of note after the destruction of Jerusalem by Nebuchadnezzar in the time of Jeremiah
NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
Hoshaiah 3
NAS Verse Count
Nehemiah1
Jeremiah2


Total3
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 Howsha`yah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .