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Sheshak

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   8347  
Original WordWord Origin
$XXof foreign derivation
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
SheshakTWOT - 2475
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
shay-shak'   Proper Name Location
 Definition
Sheshach = "thy fine linen"
  1. another name for Babylon apparently taken from the goddess 'Shach'
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
Sheshach 1, Sheshak 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Jeremiah2


Total2
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 Sheshak". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .