The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 6846 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hynpcfrom (06845) and (03050)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
tsef-an-yaw' Proper Name Masculine
Zephaniah = "Jehovah has treasured"
  1. the 9th in order of the 12 minor prophets; descendant of king Hezekiah of Judah and prophet in the time of king Josiah of Judah
  2. son of Maaseiah and second priest in the reign of king Zedekiah of Judah; succeeded Jehoiada and an officer of the temple; slain at Riblah on the capture of Jerusalem
  3. father of Josiah and Hen in the time of the prophet Zechariah
  4. a Levite
NAS Word Usage - Total: 10
Zephaniah 10
NAS Verse Count
2 Kings1
1 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 Ts@phanyah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .