Qesheth

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 7198 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
tXqfrom (07185) in the original sense of (06983) of bending
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
QeshethTWOT - 2093
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
keh'-sheth Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. bow
    1. bow (for hunting, battle)
    2. bowmen, archers
    3. bow (fig. of might)
    4. rainbow
NAS Word Usage - Total: 75
archers* 3, arrows 1, bow 54, bowman* 1, bowmen 1, bows 13, bowshot* 1, rainbow 1
NAS Verse Count
Genesis7
Joshua1
1 Samuel3
2 Samuel3
1 Kings1
2 Kings4
1 Chronicles4
2 Chronicles4
Nehemiah2
Job2
Psalms10
Isaiah7
Jeremiah10
Lamentations2
Ezekiel3
Hosea4
Amos1
Habakkuk1
Zechariah3


Total72
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 Qesheth". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .