The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 223 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hyrwafrom (0217) and (03050)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
oo-ree-yaw' Proper Name Masculine
Uriah or Urijah = "Jehovah (Yahweh) is my light (flame)"
  1. Hittite husband of Bathsheba
  2. a priest who built king Ahaz' heathen altar
  3. a priest who rebuilt Jerusalem's wall
  4. a prophet slain by Jehoiakim
NAS Word Usage - Total: 36
Uriah 30, Uriah's 1, Urijah 5
NAS Verse Count
2 Samuel19
1 Kings1
2 Kings4
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 'Uwriyah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .