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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #6086 - עֵץ
1) tree, wood, timber, stock, plank, stalk, stick, gallows
1a) tree, trees
1b) wood, pieces of wood, gallows, firewood, cedar-wood, woody flax
Nm) yo (אהתס AhTs) - Wood: A tree or the wood from the tree. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (333): tree, wood, timber, stick, gallows, staff, stock, branch, helve, plank, stalk - Strongs: H636 (אָע), H6086 (עֵץ)
Nf1) eyo (אהתסה AhTsH) - I. Tree: II. Counsel:As the firm support of the community. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (90): tree, counsel, purpose, advice - Strongs: H5843 (עֵטָה), H6097 (עֵצָה), H6098 (עֵצָה)
V) yoi (יאהתס YAhTs) - Counsel: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (83): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hitpael, Participle) counsel, counselor, consult, give, purpose, advice, determine, devise - Strongs: H3272 (יְעַט), H3289 (יָעַץ)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
עֵץ plur. עֵצִים, const. עֲצֵי m.
(1) a tree (Arabic عَصًا a staff, a bone; compare the Gr. ὄζος, a branch, and ὄστεον (Sansc. asthi), Lat. hasta. For wood there is commonly used in Arabic the cognate form عُودُ Hebr. עֵץ follows the analogy of the verb עָצָה to be hard, firm. Chald. with the letters softened, has אָע wood). עֵץ הַחַיִּים tree of life (see חַי ), Genesis 2:9. Often collect, trees. עֵץ פְּרִי fruitbearing trees, Genesis 1:11.
(2) wood, specially of a wooden post, stake, gibbet, Genesis 40:19; Deuteronomy 21:22; Joshua 10:26 used of a wooden idol, Jeremiah 2:27. Pl. עֵצִים wood, sticks, logs for fuel, Genesis 22:3, Genesis 22:9; Leviticus 1:7, 4:12 used of materials for building, Exodus 25:10; 1 Kings 6:23, 31 1 Kings 6:31, 32 1 Kings 6:32. Compare עֵצָה No. 1.
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