Rachab

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   7343 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
bxrthe same as (07342)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
RachabNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
raw-khawb'   Proper Name Feminine
 Definition
Rahab = "wide"
  1. a harlot of Jericho who aided the spies to escape; saved from the destruction of Jericho; married Salmon, an ancestor of David and of Christ; commended for her faith in the book of James
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 5
Rahab 5
 
NAS Verse Count
Joshua5


Total5
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 Rachab". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .