Leshem

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3958 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
~Xlfrom an unused root of uncertain meaning
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
LeshemTWOT - 1130
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
leh'-shem   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. a precious stone
    1. a precious stone in the high priest's breast-plate
      1. probably jacinth or ligure
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
jacinth 2
 
NAS Verse Count
Exodus2


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