corner graphic   Hi,    
ver. 2.0.20.06.02
Finding the new version too difficult to understand? Go to classic.studylight.org/

Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #5471 - סוֹא

Transliteration
sô'
Phonetics
so  
Word Origin
of foreign derivation
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
TWOT
None
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

So = “concealed”

1) a king of Egypt (perhaps only the vizier of the king)

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (1) HCS (1)
2 Kings 1
2 Kings 1
2 Kings 1
BYZ TIS TR
NA WH


Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 סוֺא proper name, masculine (ᵐ5 Ζηγωρ, A Ζωα, ᵐ5 L Αδραμελεξ τὸν Αἰθίοπα τὸν κατοικοῦντα ἔ Αἰγύπτῳ (!); Jos Ant. ix. 14, 1 Ζωαν; ᵑ9 Sua; all accusative), called מֶלֶךְ מִצְרַיִם 2 Kings 17:4, with whom Hoshea had intrigue; possibly= Šab-°-ê, or Sib-°-ê mentioned by Sargon (KB ii 54:1.25.26 COT on the passage) as a ruler (apparently) under Pir°u king of Muƒuri; hence Schr COT 1.c. proposes to read סֶוֶא, and, further, identify. Šab-°-ê = סֶוֶא with Šabaku, founder of 25th (Ethiop.) dynasty, compare WiedÄg. Geschichte. 583f.; very uncertain is Wkl's conjecture of סוא = Sib-°-ê as General of king Pir°u of Muƒri in Northern Arabic (Wkl MVG 1898,3ff.).

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

סוֹא [So], pr.n. of a king of Egypt, a cotemporary of Hosea, king of Israel (2 Kings 17:4), the Sevechus of Manetho, the second king of the dynasty of the Ethiopians in Upper Egypt; the successor of Sabaco, and the predecessor of Tirhaka (תִּרְהֲקָה), who reigned for 14 years (Euseb. 12). The name of Sevechus is from the Egyptian Sebch, Sevch, i.e. the god Saturn (Champollion, Panthéon de l’Egypte, No. 21, 22). As to the agreement of sacred history and that of Egypt at that period, see my Comm. on Isa. i. page 596.

I.

These files are public domain and are a derivative of an electronic edition that is available BibleSupport.com
List of Word Forms
ס֣וֹא סוא So sō·w sōw
Lectionary Calendar
Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020
the Week of Proper 4 / Ordinary 9
ADVERTISEMENT
Search for…
 or 
Choose a letter to browse:
Prev Entry
סֹהַר
Next Entry
סוּג
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient contact form
Powered by Lightspeed Technology