`Obed 'Edowm

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5654 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
~wda db[from the act part of (05647) and (0123)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`Obed 'EdowmNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
o-bade' ed-ome' Proper Name Masculine
Obed-edom = "servant of Edom"
  1. a Levite and a Gittite who kept the ark after Uzzah was slain by God for touching the ark while it was being taken to Jerusalem
  2. a Merarite Levite and a singer and gatekeeper
    1. the family descended from him
NAS Word Usage - Total: 20
Obed-edom 20
NAS Verse Count
2 Samuel3
1 Chronicles11
2 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 `Obed 'Edowm". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .