Tarshiysh

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 8658 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
XyXrtprobably of foreign derivation [compare (08659)]
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
TarshiyshTWOT - 2546
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
tar-sheesh' Noun Masculine
Definition
  1. a precious stone or semi-precious gem
    1. perhaps a chrysolite, yellow jasper, or other yellow coloured stone
NAS Word Usage - Total: 6
beryl 6
NAS Verse Count
Exodus2
Solomon1
Ezekiel2
Daniel1


Total6
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 Tarshiysh". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .