The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1954 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
[Xwhfrom (03467)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ho-shay'-ah Proper Name Masculine
Hosea or Hoshea or Oshea = "salvation"
  1. family name of Joshua, the son of Nun
  2. the 19th and last king of the northern kingdom of Israel
  3. son of Beeri, and the first of the minor prophets; prophet to the northern kingdom of Israel in the reign of Jeroboam II
  4. a son of Azaziah, a chief of Ephraim in the time of David
  5. an Israelite chief who sealed the covenant with Nehemiah
NAS Word Usage - Total: 16
Hosea 3, Hoshea 12, Joshua 1
NAS Verse Count
2 Kings8
1 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 Howshea`". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .