The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   7991 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
XylXfrom (07969)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ShaliyshTWOT - 2403e,2403f,2403g
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
shaw-leesh'       Noun Masculine
  1. third part
    1. name of a measure
  2. a musical instrument
    1. maybe three-stringed, triangular shape, or three-barred
    2. perhaps a sistrum or triangle
  3. shield carrier, adjutant, officer, captain
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
large measure 1, measure 1
NAS Verse Count

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 Shaliysh". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .