The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2977 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hyXayfrom the same root as (0803) and (03050)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
yo-shee-yaw' Proper Name Masculine
Josiah = "whom Jehovah heals"
  1. son of Amon by Jedidah who succeeded his father to the throne of Judah and reigned for 31 years; his reign is noteworthy for the great revivals back to the worship of Jehovah which he led
  2. a returned exile and son of Zephaniah at whose house took place the solemn and symbolical crowning of Joshua the high priest in the time of Zechariah the prophet
NAS Word Usage - Total: 53
Josiah 52, Josiah's 1
NAS Verse Count
1 Kings1
2 Kings12
1 Chronicles2
2 Chronicles15

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 Yo'shiyah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .