Choshen

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2833 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
!Xxfrom an unused root probably meaning to contain or sparkle
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ChoshenTWOT - 772a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kho'-shen Noun Masculine
Definition
  1. breastplate, breastpiece
    1. sacred pouch of the high priest designed to hold the Urim and Thummim
NAS Word Usage - Total: 25
breastpiece 25
NAS Verse Count
Exodus20
Leviticus1


Total21
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 Choshen". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .