Kaleb

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3612 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
blkperhaps a form of (03611), or else from the same root in the sense of forcible
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
KalebNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kaw-labe' Proper Name Masculine
Definition
Caleb = "dog"
  1. the godly son of Jephunneh and the faithful spy who reported the Promised Land favourably and urged its capture
  2. son of Hezron and grandson of Pharez and great grandson of Judah and the father of Hur and grandfather of Caleb the spy
NAS Word Usage - Total: 35
Caleb 31, Caleb's 4
NAS Verse Count
Numbers9
Deuteronomy1
Joshua9
Judges6
1 Samuel1
1 Chronicles9


Total35
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 Kaleb". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .