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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #03130 - יוֹסֵף

Transliteration
yôsêph
Phonetics
yo-safe'
Origin
future of (H3254)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
TWOT
None
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Joseph = “Jehovah has added”

1) the eldest son of Jacob by Rachel

2) father of Igal, who represented the tribe of Issachar among the spies

3) a son of Asaph

4) a man who took a foreign wife in the time of Ezra

5) a priest of the family of Shebaniah in the time of Nehemiah

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2501 ‑ Ἰωσήφ (ee‑o‑safe');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (212)
Genesis
155
Exodus
4
Numbers
12
Deuteronomy
3
Joshua
12
Judges
3
2 Samuel
1
1 Kings
1
1 Chronicles
6
Ezra
1
Nehemiah
1
Psalms
4
Ezekiel
4
Amos
3
Obadiah
1
Zechariah
1
NAS (213)
Genesis
155
Exodus
4
Numbers
12
Deuteronomy
3
Joshua
12
Judges
3
2 Samuel
1
1 Kings
1
1 Chronicles
6
Ezra
1
Nehemiah
1
Psalms
5
Ezekiel
4
Amos
3
Obadiah
1
Zechariah
1
HCS (211)
Genesis
154
Exodus
4
Numbers
12
Deuteronomy
3
Joshua
12
Judges
3
2 Samuel
1
1 Kings
1
1 Chronicles
6
Ezra
1
Nehemiah
1
Psalms
4
Ezekiel
4
Amos
3
Obadiah
1
Zechariah
1
BSB (213)
Genesis
156
Exodus
4
Numbers
12
Deuteronomy
3
Joshua
12
Judges
3
2 Samuel
1
1 Kings
1
1 Chronicles
6
Ezra
1
Nehemiah
1
Psalms
4
Ezekiel
4
Amos
3
Obadiah
1
Zechariah
1
ESV (207)
Genesis
156
Numbers
12
Deuteronomy
3
Joshua
12
Judges
3
2 Samuel
1
1 Kings
1
1 Chronicles
6
Ezra
1
Nehemiah
1
Psalms
4
Ezekiel
4
Amos
2
Zechariah
1
WEB (212)
Genesis
154
Exodus
5
Numbers
12
Deuteronomy
3
Joshua
12
Judges
3
2 Samuel
1
1 Kings
1
1 Chronicles
6
Ezra
1
Nehemiah
1
Psalms
4
Ezekiel
4
Amos
3
Obadiah
1
Zechariah
1
Verse Results
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

יוֹסֵף m. Joseph, pr.n.

(1) of the youngest son of Jacob, with the exception of Benjamin; who was sold by his brethren into Egypt, and afterwards rose to the highest henours. See Gen. chap. -3750.- Genesis 30:23, 24 Genesis 30:24, allusion is made to a double etymology, as though it were

(a) = יאֹסֵף he takes away, and

(b) fut. Hiph. apoc. from יָסַף he shall add, which latter is confirmed by the Chaldaic form יְהוֹסֵף Psalms 81:6. The two sons of Joseph, Ephraim and Manasseh, having been adopted by their grandfather, and becoming the ancestors of two of the tribes of Israel, the name יוֹסֵף and בֵּית יוֹסֵף is used

(a) of these two tribes, Joshua 17:17, 18:5 Judges 1:23, 35 Judges 1:35 also the same בְּנֵת יוֹסֵף Joshua 14:4.

(b) poet. of the Ephraimite kingdom, i.q. אֶפְרַיִם No. 2. Psal. 78:67 -Eze. 37:1619 ; Zechariah 10:6.

(c) of the whole nation of Israel [?] Psalms 80:2, 81:6 Amos 5:6, 15 6:6.

(2) of several other men

(a) 1 Chronicles 25:2, 1 Chronicles 25:9.

(b) Nehemiah 12:14.

(c) Ezra 10:42.

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List of Word Forms
וְיוֹסֵ֕ף וְיוֹסֵ֖ף וְיוֹסֵ֗ף וְיוֹסֵ֛ף וְיוֹסֵ֣ף וְיוֹסֵ֤ף וְיוֹסֵ֥ף וְיוֹסֵף֙ וּלְיוֹסֵ֣ף וּלְיוֹסֵ֤ף ויוסף וליוסף י֠וֹסֵף יוֹסֵ֑ף יוֹסֵ֔ף יוֹסֵ֖ף יוֹסֵ֗ף יוֹסֵ֛ף יוֹסֵ֜ף יוֹסֵ֞ף יוֹסֵ֡ף יוֹסֵ֣ף יוֹסֵ֤ף יוֹסֵ֥ף יוֹסֵ֧ף יוֹסֵ֨ף יוֹסֵֽף׃ יוֹסֵף֒ יוֹסֵף֙ יוֹסֵף֮ יוסף יוסף׃ לְיוֹסֵ֑ף לְיוֹסֵ֔ף לְיוֹסֵ֗ף לְיוֹסֵֽף׃ לְיוֹסֵף֙ לְיוֹסֵף֮ ליוסף ליוסף׃ lə·yō·w·sêp̄ leyoSef ləyōwsêp̄ ū·lə·yō·w·sêp̄ uleyoSef ūləyōwsêp̄ veyoSef wə·yō·w·sêp̄ wəyōwsêp̄ yō·w·sêp̄ yoSef yōwsêp̄
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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