The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5161 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
ymlxnapparently a patronymic from an unused name (apparently pass. participle of (02492))
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
nekh-el-aw-mee'   Adjective
Nehelamite = "he of the dream"
  1. the designation of a false prophet Shemaiah taken into captivity to Babylon; name is formed from his native place or his progenitor
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
Nehelamite 3
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 Nechelamiy". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .