The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3870 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
zwlprobably from (03869) (as growing there)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
looz   Proper Name Location
Luz = "almond tree"
  1. the early name of Bethel and probably the name of the town in close proximity to the actual location of the altar and pillar of Jacob
  2. the name of a town in the land of the Hittites; site unknown
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 8
Luz 8
NAS Verse Count

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 Luwz". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .