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The Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:  539am)
Original WordWord Origin
 am) a primitive root
Transliterated WordPhonetic Spelling
 'aman aw-man'
Parts of SpeechTWOT
 Verb 116
 Definition
 
  1. to support, confirm, be faithful
    1. (Qal)
      1. to support, confirm, be faithful, uphold, nourish 1a
    2. foster-father (subst.) 1a
    3. foster-mother, nurse 1a
    4. pillars, supporters of the door
    5. (Niphal)
      1. to be established, be faithful, be carried, make firm 1b
    6. to be carried by a nurse 1b
    7. made firm, sure, lasting 1b
    8. confirmed, established, sure 1b
    9. verified, confirmed 1b
    10. reliable, faithful, trusty
    11. (Hiphil)
      1. to stand firm, to trust, to be certain, to believe in 1c
    12. stand firm 1c
    13. trust, believe
 Translated Words
 KJV (108) - faithful, 20; assurance, 1; be nursed, 1; believe, 44; bring up, 4; continuance, 2; established, 7; fail, 1; father, 2; nurse, 2; stand fast, 1; stedfast, 2; sure, 11; surely be, 1; trust, 5; trusty, 1; verified, 3;

NAS (109) - believe, 26; believed, 11; believes, 2; bringing, 1; carried, 1; chronic, 1; confirmed, 5; doorposts, 1; endure, 1; enduring, 3; established, 3; faithful, 21; firm, 2; fulfilled, 1; guardians, 3; has assurance, 1; have faith, 1; have...assurance, 1; last, 1; lasting, 1; nurse, 3; put your trust, 2; puts...trust, 2; reared, 1; reliable, 1; stand still, 1; sure, 4; trust, 4; trusted, 1; trustworthy, 1; unreliable, 1; verified, 1;

 Verse Count
KJVNAS
 
Genesis3
Exodus7
Numbers4
Deuteronomy5
Judges1
Ruth1
1 Samuel5
2 Samuel3
1 Kings3
2 Kings3
1 Chronicles2
2 Chronicles5
Nehemiah2
Esther1
Job10
Psalm17
Proverbs5
Isaiah14
Jeremiah4
Lamentations2
Hosea2
Jonah1
Micah1
Habakkuk1
 
Genesis3
Exodus7
Numbers4
Deuteronomy5
Judges1
Ruth1
1 Samuel5
2 Samuel3
1 Kings3
2 Kings4
1 Chronicles2
2 Chronicles5
Nehemiah2
Esther1
Job11
Psalm17
Proverbs5
Isaiah14
Jeremiah4
Lamentations2
Hosea2
Jonah1
Habakkuk1
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Abbreviations Legend:
TWOT - Theological Word Book of the Old Testament

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The Old Testament 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.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible with Hebrew-Aramaic and Greek Dictionaries. Copyright © 1981, 1998 by The Lockman Foundation. All rights reserved. http://www.lockman.org/.

Bibliography Information
Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for 'aman". "The Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon".
<http://classic.studylight.org/lex/heb/view.cgi?number=539>.  

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