Excerpts from the Ancient Hebrew Lexicon
By Jeff A. Benner

The Ancient Hebrew Lexicon of the Bible is a new and unique lexicon that defines each Hebrew word within its original Hebraic perspective rather than from our own modern western perspective. The lexicon also groups together all related roots and words for more effective word studies. Below are a few selected entries from the lexicon. For additional information on this lexicon please refer to the Ancient Hebrew Bookstore.


Abbreviations used in this work
CR - Child Root
AR - Adopted Root
Wrd - Word derived from the Root
Ac - The Action aspect of the Parent Root
Co - The Concrete aspect of the Parent Root
Ab - The Abstract aspect of the Parent Root
Pict - The relationship between the pictographs and the definition of the root
Def - Definition of the root or word
Rel - The relationship of the word to the root
Masc - A masculine word
Fem - A feminine word
Com - A word that is masculine or feminine
Xlit - Transliteration
Ara Def - The definition of the word in the Aramaic
Alt - Alternate spelling(s)
Ara - The spelling(s) of the word in Aramaic
Str - The Strong's number(s) of the word
ע- The letter ghayin