The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2900 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hybwjfrom (02896) and (03050)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
to-bee-yaw' Proper Name Masculine
Tobiah = "Jehovah is good"
  1. head of a family who returned from exile with Zerubbabel but who were unable to prove their connection with Israel
  2. the Ammonite who with Sanballat opposed the rebuilding of Jerusalem
  3. a Levite in the reign of Jehoshaphat
  4. a chief of the returning exiles
NAS Word Usage - Total: 18
Tobiah 13, Tobiah's 2, Tobijah 3
NAS Verse Count
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 Towbiyah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .