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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #623 - אָסָף

Transliteration
'âsâph
Phonetics
aw-sawf'
Origin
from (H622)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
TWOT
None
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Asaph = “gatherer”

1) the father of Hezekiah’s secretary

2) a son of Berechiah, chief Levite musician under David

3) a Persian officer over the royal forest

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (46)
2 Kings
2
1 Chronicles
16
2 Chronicles
6
Ezra
2
Nehemiah
6
Psalms
12
Isaiah
2
NAS (34)
2 Kings
2
1 Chronicles
16
2 Chronicles
6
Ezra
2
Nehemiah
6
Isaiah
2
HCS (34)
2 Kings
2
1 Chronicles
16
2 Chronicles
6
Ezra
2
Nehemiah
6
Isaiah
2
BSB (46)
2 Kings
2
1 Chronicles
16
2 Chronicles
6
Ezra
2
Nehemiah
6
Psalms
12
Isaiah
2
ESV (34)
2 Kings
2
1 Chronicles
16
2 Chronicles
6
Ezra
2
Nehemiah
6
Isaiah
2
WEB (34)
2 Kings
2
1 Chronicles
16
2 Chronicles
6
Ezra
2
Nehemiah
6
Isaiah
2
Verse Results
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

אָסָף pr.n. (“collector”), Asaph.

(1) a Levite, chief of the singers appointed by David, 1 Chronicles 16:5, who is celebrated in a later age as a poet and prophet (2 Chronicles 29:30), to whom the twelve psalms 50 -7383 are ascribed in their titles, and whose descendants (בְּנֵי אָסָף), even in the time of Ezra and Nehemiah, are mentioned as having occupied themselves with sacred verse and song (1 Chronicles 25:1; 2 Chronicles 20:14, 29:13 Ezra 2:41, 3:10 Nehemiah 7:44, 11:22 ).

(2)  2 Kings 18:18; Isaiah 36:3.

(3)  Nehemiah 2:8.

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List of Word Forms
אָסָ֑ף אָסָ֔ף אָסָ֖ף אָסָ֗ף אָסָ֜ף אָסָ֥ף אָסָ֧ף אָסָֽף׃ אָסָף֙ אָסָף֩ אסף אסף׃ וְאָסָ֖ף וְאָסָ֞ף וְאָסָ֣ף ואסף לְאָ֫סָ֥ף לְאָסָ֖ף לְאָסָ֡ף לְאָסָ֣ף לְאָסָ֥ף לְאָסָֽף׃ לאסף לאסף׃ ’ā·sāp̄ ’āsāp̄ aSaf lə’āsāp̄ lə·’ā·sāp̄ leaSaf veaSaf wə’āsāp̄ wə·’ā·sāp̄
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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