The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3153 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
hynzyprobably for (02970)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
yez-an-yaw'     Proper Name Masculine
Jezaniah = "Jehovah has listened"
  1. son of Hoshaiah the Maachathite and one of the captains who escaped from Jerusalem during the last siege of the Babylonians; one of the first to return to Gedaliah at Mizpah where he took a prominent part after the assassination of Gedaliah
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
Jezaniah 2
NAS Verse Count

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 Y@zanyah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .