5906. Ayish or Ash
Strong's Concordance
Ayish or Ash: (a constellation) perhaps Great Bear
Original Word: עַיִשׁ
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Transliteration: Ayish or Ash
Phonetic Spelling: (ah'-yish)
Definition: (a constellation) perhaps Great Bear
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain derivation
(a constellation) perhaps Great Bear
NASB Translation
bear (2).

עַ֫יִשׁ noun feminine a constellation, perhaps Great Bear (compare especially Di) (point perh, עִיֻּשׁ (see Bu and references), compare Syriac PS2866, Brock., name of a star); — עַלבָּֿנֶיהָ ׳וְע Job 38:22 = עָשׁ Job 9:9 (both + כִּימָה, כְּסִיל etc.).


proper name, of a location see ׳עַ

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Or Ash {awsh}; from uwsh; the constellation of the Great Bear (perhaps from its migration through the heavens) -- Arcturus.

see HEBREW uwsh

Forms and Transliterations
וְ֝עַ֗יִשׁ ועיש עָ֭שׁ עש ‘āš ash veAyish wə‘ayiš wə·‘a·yiš
Interlinear GreekInterlinear HebrewStrong's NumbersEnglishman's Greek ConcordanceEnglishman's Hebrew ConcordanceParallel Texts
Englishman's Concordance
Job 9:9
HEB: עֹֽשֶׂה־ עָ֭שׁ כְּסִ֥יל וְכִימָ֗ה
NAS: Who makes the Bear, Orion
KJV: Which maketh Arcturus, Orion,
INT: makes the Bear Orion and the Pleiades

Job 38:32
HEB: מַזָּר֣וֹת בְּעִתּ֑וֹ וְ֝עַ֗יִשׁ עַל־ בָּנֶ֥יהָ
NAS: And guide the Bear with her satellites?
KJV: or canst thou guide Arcturus with his sons?
INT: A constellation season the Bear and afflicted

2 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 5906
2 Occurrences

‘āš — 1 Occ.
wə·‘a·yiš — 1 Occ.

Top of Page
Top of Page