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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #3569 - כּוּשִׁי

Word Origin
patronymically from (03568)
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Cushi or Ethiopian = see Cushan “their blackness”

1) one of the descendants of Cush the grandson of Noah through Ham and a member of that nation or people

2) one of Joab’s couriers

3) (TWOT) Ethiopian

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (23) NAS (23) HCS (24)
2 Samuel 5
2 Chronicles 6
Jeremiah 5
Daniel 1
Amos 1
Zephaniah 1
2 Samuel 5
2 Chronicles 6
Jeremiah 5
Daniel 1
Amos 1
Zephaniah 1
Numbers 2
2 Samuel 7
2 Chronicles 7
Jeremiah 5
Daniel 1
Amos 1
Zephaniah 1
n-p 21
n-p 21
n-p 21

Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. כּוּשִׁי adjective, of a people of I. כּוּשׁ; — masculine כּוּשִׁי Jeremiah 13:23 13t.; feminine כֻּשִׁית Numbers 12:1 (twice in verse); plural כּוּשִׁים Zephaniah 2:12 6t.; כֻּשִֿׁים Daniel 11:43; כֻּשִׁיִּים Amos 9:7; —

a. singular agreeing with noun Numbers 12:1 (twice in verse) (E; only here feminine).

b. = substantive, a Cushite Jeremiah 13:23.

c. id. with article, the Cushite, of Joab's adjutant 2 Samuel 18:21 (twice in verse) (where read ׳חַכּ, for ᵑ0׳כ, We Dr Kit Bu), 2 Samuel 18:22; 2 Samuel 18:23; 2 Samuel 18:31; 2 Samuel 18:31; 2 Samuel 18:32; 2 Samuel 18:32; in apposition with proper name Jeremiah 38:7,10,12; Jeremiah 39:16; 2 Chronicles 14:8.

d. plural כּוּשִׁים (הַ) = substantive Zephaniah 2:12; 2 Chronicles 12:3; 2 Chronicles 14:11 (twice in verse); 2 Chronicles 14:12; 2 Chronicles 16:8; 21:16; so כֻּשִֿׁים Daniel 11:43, כֻּשִׁיִּים (si vera lectio) Amos 9:7.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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List of Word Forms
הַכֻּשִׁ֖ית הַכּוּשִֽׁי׃ הַכּוּשִֽׁים׃ הַכּוּשִׁ֑י הַכּוּשִׁ֔י הַכּוּשִׁ֔ים הַכּוּשִׁ֖י הַכּוּשִׁ֗י הַכּוּשִׁ֜י הַכּוּשִׁ֣ים הכושי הכושי׃ הכושים הכושים׃ הכשית וְכֻשִׁ֖ים וְכוּשִֽׁים׃ וכושים׃ וכשים כֻשִׁ֖ית כֻשִׁיִּ֨ים כּוּשִֽׁים׃ כּוּשִׁ֔ים כּוּשִׁ֣י כּוּשִׁי֙ כוּשִׁ֛י כושי כושים כושים׃ כשיים כשית לַכּוּשִׁ֔י לכושי מִכּוּשִׁים֙ מכושים chuShi chuShit chushiYim hak·kū·šî hak·kū·šîm hak·ku·šîṯ hakkuShi hakkuShim hakkuShit hakkūšî hakkūšîm hakkušîṯ kū·šî ḵū·šî ḵu·šî·yîm kū·šîm ḵu·šîṯ kuShi kuShim kūšî ḵūšî kūšîm ḵušîṯ ḵušîyîm lak·kū·šî lakkuShi lakkūšî mik·kū·šîm mikkuShim mikkūšîm vechuShim wə·ḵu·šîm wə·ḵū·šîm wəḵušîm wəḵūšîm

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