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Lexicon :: Strong's H8659 - Tarshiysh

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תַּרְשִׁישׁ
Transliteration
Tarshiysh
Pronunciation
tar·shēsh' (Key)
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Part of Speech
proper locative noun, proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Probably the same as תַּרְשִׁישׁ (H8658) (as the region of the stone, or the reverse)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2547

Strong’s Definitions

תַּרְשִׁישׁ Tarshîysh, tar-sheesh'; probably the same as H8658 (as the region of the stone, or the reverse); Tarshish, a place on the Mediterranean, hence, the ephithet of a merchant vessel (as if for or from that port); also the name of a Persian and of an Israelite:—Tarshish, Tharshish.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 28x

The KJV translates Strong's H8659 in the following manner: Tarshish (24x), Tharshish (4x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 28x
The KJV translates Strong's H8659 in the following manner: Tarshish (24x), Tharshish (4x).
  1. Tarshish or Tharshish = "yellow jasper"

    n pr m
    1. son of Javan

    2. a Benjamite, son of Bilhan

    3. one of the wise men close to king Ahasuerus of Persia

      n pr loc
    4. a city of the Phoenicians in a distant part of the Mediterranean Sea to which the prophet Jonah was trying to flee

      1. site unknown but perhaps in Cyprus or Spain

    5. a city somewhere near and accessible to the Red Sea to which ships constructed at Ezion-geber on the Elanitic Gulf on the Red Sea were to sail

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
תַּרְשִׁישׁ Tarshîysh, tar-sheesh'; probably the same as H8658 (as the region of the stone, or the reverse); Tarshish, a place on the Mediterranean, hence, the ephithet of a merchant vessel (as if for or from that port); also the name of a Persian and of an Israelite:—Tarshish, Tharshish.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8659 matches the Hebrew תַּרְשִׁישׁ (Tarshiysh),
which occurs 28 times in 24 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:4 - And the sons of Javan; Elishah, and Tarshish, H8659 Kittim, and Dodanim.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:22 - For the king had at sea a navy of Tharshish H8659 with the navy of Hiram: once in three years came the navy of Tharshish, H8659 bringing gold, and silver, ivory, and apes, and peacocks.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 22:48 - Jehoshaphat made ships of Tharshish H8659 to go to Ophir for gold: but they went not; for the ships were broken at Eziongeber.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:7 - And the sons of Javan; Elishah, and Tarshish, H8659 Kittim, and Dodanim.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 7:10 - The sons also of Jediael; Bilhan: and the sons of Bilhan; Jeush, and Benjamin, and Ehud, and Chenaanah, and Zethan, and Tharshish, H8659 and Ahishahar.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 9:21 - For the king's ships went to Tarshish H8659 with the servants of Huram: every three years once came the ships of Tarshish H8659 bringing gold, and silver, ivory, and apes, and peacocks.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 20:36 - And he joined himself with him to make ships to go to Tarshish: H8659 and they made the ships in Eziongeber.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 20:37 - Then Eliezer the son of Dodavah of Mareshah prophesied against Jehoshaphat, saying, Because thou hast joined thyself with Ahaziah, the LORD hath broken thy works. And the ships were broken, that they were not able to go to Tarshish. H8659
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:14 - And the next unto him was Carshena, Shethar, Admatha, Tarshish, H8659 Meres, Marsena, and Memucan, the seven princes of Persia and Media, which saw the king's face, and which sat the first in the kingdom;)
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:7 - Thou breakest the ships of Tarshish H8659 with an east wind.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 72:10 - The kings of Tarshish H8659 and of the isles shall bring presents: the kings of Sheba and Seba shall offer gifts.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 2:16 - And upon all the ships of Tarshish, H8659 and upon all pleasant pictures.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:1 - The burden of Tyre. Howl, ye ships of Tarshish; H8659 for it is laid waste, so that there is no house, no entering in: from the land of Chittim it is revealed to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:6 - Pass ye over to Tarshish; H8659 howl, ye inhabitants of the isle.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:10 - Pass through thy land as a river, O daughter of Tarshish: H8659 there is no more strength.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:14 - Howl, ye ships of Tarshish: H8659 for your strength is laid waste.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:9 - Surely the isles shall wait for me, and the ships of Tarshish H8659 first, to bring thy sons from far, their silver and their gold with them, unto the name of the LORD thy God, and to the Holy One of Israel, because he hath glorified thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 66:19 - And I will set a sign among them, and I will send those that escape of them unto the nations, to Tarshish, H8659 Pul, and Lud, that draw the bow, to Tubal, and Javan, to the isles afar off, that have not heard my fame, neither have seen my glory; and they shall declare my glory among the Gentiles.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 10:9 - Silver spread into plates is brought from Tarshish, H8659 and gold from Uphaz, the work of the workman, and of the hands of the founder: blue and purple is their clothing: they are all the work of cunning men.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 27:12 - Tarshish H8659 was thy merchant by reason of the multitude of all kind of riches; with silver, iron, tin, and lead, they traded in thy fairs.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 27:25 - The ships of Tarshish H8659 did sing of thee in thy market: and thou wast replenished, and made very glorious in the midst of the seas.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 38:13 - Sheba, and Dedan, and the merchants of Tarshish, H8659 with all the young lions thereof, shall say unto thee, Art thou come to take a spoil? hast thou gathered thy company to take a prey? to carry away silver and gold, to take away cattle and goods, to take a great spoil?
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 1:3 - But Jonah rose up to flee unto Tarshish H8659 from the presence of the LORD, and went down to Joppa; and he found a ship going to Tarshish: H8659 so he paid the fare thereof, and went down into it, to go with them unto Tarshish H8659 from the presence of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 4:2 - And he prayed unto the LORD, and said, I pray thee, O LORD, was not this my saying, when I was yet in my country? Therefore I fled before unto Tarshish: H8659 for I knew that thou art a gracious God, and merciful, slow to anger, and of great kindness, and repentest thee of the evil.
 
 
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