2421. Iessai
Strong's Concordance
Iessai: Jesse, the father of King David
Original Word: Ἰεσσαί, ὁ
Part of Speech: Proper Noun, Indeclinable
Transliteration: Iessai
Phonetic Spelling: (es-es-sah'-ee)
Definition: Jesse, the father of King David
Usage: (Hebrew), Jesse, son of Obed, and father of King David.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of Hebrew origin Yishay
Jesse, the father of King David
NASB Translation
Jesse (5).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2421: Ιεσσαι

Ιεσσαι (Ἰεσσαιος in Josephus), (יִשַׁי (cf. B. D. American edition, under the word)), Jesse, the father of David the king (1 Samuel 16:1, 10; 1 Samuel 17:12 Alex.; ): Matthew 1:5; Luke 3:32; Acts 13:22; Romans 15:12.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Of Hebrew origin (Yishay); Jessae (i.e. Jishai), an Israelite -- Jesse.

see HEBREW Yishay

Forms and Transliterations
Ιεσσαι Ἰεσσαί Ἰεσσαὶ Iessai Iessaí Iessaì
Interlinear GreekInterlinear HebrewStrong's NumbersEnglishman's Greek ConcordanceEnglishman's Hebrew ConcordanceParallel Texts
Englishman's Concordance
Matthew 1:5 N
GRK: ἐγέννησεν τὸν Ἰεσσαί
NAS: and Obed the father of Jesse.
KJV: Obed begat Jesse;
INT: was father of Jesse

Matthew 1:6 N
GRK: Ἰεσσαὶ δὲ ἐγέννησεν
NAS: Jesse was the father of David
KJV: And Jesse begat David
INT: Jesse moreover was father of

Luke 3:32 N
GRK: τοῦ Ἰεσσαί τοῦ Ἰωβὴδ
NAS: the son of Jesse, the son of Obed,
KJV: Which was [the son] of Jesse, which was [the son] of Obed,
INT: of Jesse of Obed

Acts 13:22 N
GRK: τὸν τοῦ Ἰεσσαί ἄνδρα κατὰ
NAS: DAVID the son of Jesse, A MAN
KJV: David the [son] of Jesse, a man
INT: the [son] of Jesse a man according to

Romans 15:12 N
GRK: ῥίζα τοῦ Ἰεσσαί καὶ ὁ
KJV: a root of Jesse, and
INT: root of Jesse and he that

Strong's Greek 2421
5 Occurrences

Ἰεσσαί — 5 Occ.

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