Shin`ar

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   8152  
Original WordWord Origin
r[nXprobably of foreign derivation
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Shin`arTWOT - 2424
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
shin-awr'   Proper Name Location
 Definition
Shinar = "country of two rivers"
  1. the ancient name for the territory later known as Babylonia or Chaldea
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 8
Shinar 8
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis4
Joshua1
Isaiah1
Daniel1
Zechariah1


Total8
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 Shin`ar". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .