Meyshak (Aramaic)

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   4336 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
$Xymof foreign origin and doubtful significance
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Meyshak (Aramaic)None
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
may-shak'   Proper Name Masculine
Meshach = "guest of the king"
  1. the godly friend of Daniel who Nebuchadnezzar renamed Meshach; one of the three friends who with Daniel refused to make themselves unclean by eating food from the king's table which went against the dietary laws which God had given the Jews; also one of the three who were thrown into the fiery furnace for refusing to bow down to a graven image of Nebuchadnezzar and who were saved by the angel of the Lord
    1. original name 'Mishael'
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 14
Meshach 14
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 Meyshak (Aramaic)". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .