Beyth Shemesh

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 01053 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
XmX tybfrom (01004) and (08121)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Beyth ShemeshNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
bayth sheh'-mesh Proper Name Location
Beth-shemesh = "house of the sun" or "sun-temple"
  1. a town in southwest Judah
  2. a town in Naphtali
  3. a town in Issachar
  4. a town in Egypt
King James Word Usage - Total: 21
Bethshemesh 21
KJV Verse Count
1 Samuel6
1 Kings1
2 Kings2
1 Chronicles1
2 Chronicles3

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 Beyth Shemesh". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .