Beyth Shemesh

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1053 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
XmX tybfrom (01004) and (08121)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Beyth ShemeshNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
bayth sheh'-mesh Proper Name Location
Definition
Beth-shemesh = "house of the sun" or "sun-temple"
  1. a town in southwest Judah
  2. a town in Naphtali
  3. a town in Issachar
  4. a town in Egypt
NAS Word Usage - Total: 21
Beth-shemesh 20, Heliopolis 1
NAS Verse Count
Joshua4
Judges1
1 Samuel6
1 Kings1
2 Kings2
1 Chronicles1
2 Chronicles3
Jeremiah1


Total19
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Beyth Shemesh". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .