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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #5665 - עֲבֵד נְגוֹ

Transliteration
‛ăbêd negô'
Phonetics
ab-ade' neg-o'
Origin
of foreign origin
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
TWOT
None
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Abed-nego = “servant of Nebo”

1) the godly friend of Daniel who Nebuchadnezzar renamed Abednego; one of the three friends who with Daniel refused to make themselves unclean by eating food from the king’s table which went against the dietary laws which God had given the Jews; also one of the three who were thrown into the fiery furnace for refusing to bow down to a graven image of Nebuchadnezzar and who were saved by the angel of the Lord

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (14)
Daniel
14
NAS (14)
Daniel
14
HCS (14)
Daniel
14
BSB (14)
Daniel
14
ESV (14)
Daniel
14
WEB (14)
Daniel
14
Verse Results
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

עֲבֵד נְגוֹ (perhaps = עֲבֵד נְבוֹ “worshipper of Mercury;” see נְבוֹ ), [Abed-nego], Daniel 1:7, 2:49 3:12 and עֲבֵד נְגוֹא verse 29 Chald. pr.n., given in Babylon to Azariah, a companion of Daniel.

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List of Word Forms
נְג֑וֹ נְג֔וֹ נְג֔וֹא נְג֖וֹ נְג֛וֹ נגו נגוא nə·ḡō·w nə·ḡōw neGo nəḡōw
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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