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Lexicon :: Strong's H290 - 'ăḥîmaʿaṣ

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Part of Speech
proper locative noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From אָח (H251) and the equivalent of מַעַץ (H4619)
Strong’s Definitions

אֲחִימַעַץ ʼĂchîymaʻats, akh-ee-mah'-ats; from H251 and the equivalent of H4619; brother of anger; Achimaats, the name of three Israelites:—Ahimaaz.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x

The KJV translates Strong's H290 in the following manner: Ahimaaz (15x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x
The KJV translates Strong's H290 in the following manner: Ahimaaz (15x).
  1. Ahimaaz = "my brother is anger (wrath)"

    1. father-in-law of Saul

    2. Zadok's son who aided David during Absalom's rebellion

    3. a supply officer of Solomon

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֲחִימַעַץ ʼĂchîymaʻats, akh-ee-mah'-ats; from H251 and the equivalent of H4619; brother of anger; Achimaats, the name of three Israelites:—Ahimaaz.
אֲחִימַ֫עַץ proper name, masculine (my brother is wrath)
1. son of Zadok 2 Samuel 15:27, 36; 2 Samuel 17:17, 20; 2 Samuel 18:19, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29; 1 Chronicles 5:34 [1 Chronicles 6:8] (אֲחִימָ֑עַץ 1 Chronicles 6:35 [1 Chronicles 6:50]; 1 Chronicles 6:38 [1 Chronicles 6:53]; perhaps also 1 Kings 4:15 (son-in-law of Solomon)
2. אֲחִימָ֑עַץ, father-in-law of Saul 1 Samuel 14:50.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Samuel


2 Samuel

15:27; 15:36; 17:17; 17:20; 18:19; 18:22; 18:23; 18:27; 18:28; 18:29

1 Kings


1 Chronicles

6:8; 6:50; 6:53


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H290 matches the Hebrew אֲחִימַעַץ ('ăḥîmaʿaṣ),
which occurs 15 times in 15 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:50 - And the name of Saul’s wife was Ahinoam the daughter of Ahimaaz H290. And the name of the commander of his army was Abner the son of Ner, Saul’s uncle.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:27 - The king also said to Zadok the priest, “Are you not a seer? Return to the city in peace, and your two sons with you, your son Ahimaaz H290 and Jonathan the son of Abiathar.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:36 - “Behold their two sons are there with them, Ahimaaz H290, Zadok’s son and Jonathan, Abiathar’s son; and by them you shall send me everything that you hear.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 17:17 - Now Jonathan and Ahimaaz H290 were staying at En-rogel, and a female servant would go and inform them, and they would go and inform King David, for they could not allow themselves to be seen entering the city.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 17:20 - Then Absalom’s servants came to the woman at the house and said, “Where are Ahimaaz H290 and Jonathan?” And the woman said to them, “They have crossed the brook of water.” And when they searched and did not find them, they returned to Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 18:19 - Then Ahimaaz H290 the son of Zadok said, “Please let me run and bring the king news that the LORD has [fn]freed him from the hand of his enemies!”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 18:22 - However, Ahimaaz H290 the son of Zadok said once more to Joab, “But whatever happens, please let me also run after the Cushite.” And Joab said, “Why would you run, my son, since you will have no messenger’s reward for going?”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 18:23 - “But whatever happens,” he said, “I will run.” So he said to him, “Run.” Then Ahimaaz H290 ran by way of the plain and passed by the Cushite.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 18:27 - The watchman said, “I [fn]think the running form of the first one is like the running form of Ahimaaz H290 the son of Zadok.” And the king said, “This is a good man, and he is coming with good news.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 18:28 - Then Ahimaaz H290 called out and said to the king, “[fn]All is well.” And he prostrated himself before the king with his face to the ground. And he said, “Blessed is the LORD your God, who has turned over the men who raised their hands against my lord the king.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 18:29 - But the king said, “Is it well with the young man Absalom?” And Ahimaaz H290 answered, “When Joab sent the king’s servant, and your servant, I saw a great commotion, but I did not know what it was.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:15 - Ahimaaz H290 in Naphtali (he also married Basemath the daughter of Solomon);
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:8 - Ahitub fathered Zadok, Zadok fathered Ahimaaz H290,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:9 - Ahimaaz H290 fathered Azariah, Azariah fathered Johanan,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:53 - Zadok his son, and Ahimaaz H290 his son.

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