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Lexicon :: Strong's H2833 - ḥōšen

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חֹשֶׁן
Transliteration
ḥōšen
Pronunciation
kho'-shen
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From an unused root probably meaning to contain or sparkle
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TWOT Reference: 772a

Strong’s Definitions

חֹשֶׁן chôshen, kho'-shen; from an unused root probably meaning to contain or sparkle; perhaps a pocket (as holding the Urim and Thummim), or rich (as containing gems), used only of the gorget of the highpriest:—breastplate.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 25x

The KJV translates Strong's H2833 in the following manner: breastplate (25x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 25x
The KJV translates Strong's H2833 in the following manner: breastplate (25x).
  1. breastplate, breastpiece

    1. sacred pouch of the high priest designed to hold the Urim and Thummim

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חֹשֶׁן chôshen, kho'-shen; from an unused root probably meaning to contain or sparkle; perhaps a pocket (as holding the Urim and Thummim), or rich (as containing gems), used only of the gorget of the highpriest:—breastplate.
STRONGS H2833:
ח֫שֶׁן noun masculine the breast-piece or sacred pouch, containing the אורים ותמים, worn on the breast of the high priest when he ministered in the Holy Place to bring the tribes for memorial. before י׳. It was made of the same material as the ephod (see אֵפוֺד), a span square; set in front with twelve jewels in four rows, engraved with the names of the twelve tribes. It was firmly fastened to the shoulders of the ephod by gold chains passing through gold rings, and to the lower part of the ephod just above the girdle by a blue ribbon passing through other gold rings. It was חשֶׁן (ה)מִשְׁפָּט (Exodus 28:15, 29, 30) pouch of judgment, because of the decision given by the אוּרִים וְתֻמִּים. The name occurs only in P, Exodus 25:7; Exodus 28:4, 15, 22, 23 (twice in verse); Exodus 28:24, 26, 28 (twice in verse); Exodus 28:29, 30; Exodus 29:5; Exodus 35:9, 27; Exodus 39:8, 9, 15, 16, 17, 19, 21 (twice in verse); Leviticus 8:8 (twice in verse). — See NowArchaeology ii. 119.
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H2833

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Strong's Number H2833 matches the Hebrew חֹשֶׁן (ḥōšen),
which occurs 25 times in 21 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 25:7 - Onyx stones, and stones to be set in the ephod, and in the breastplate. H2833
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:4 - And these are the garments which they shall make; a breastplate, H2833 and an ephod, and a robe, and a broidered coat, a mitre, and a girdle: and they shall make holy garments for Aaron thy brother, and his sons, that he may minister unto me in the priest's office.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:15 - And thou shalt make the breastplate H2833 of judgment with cunning work; after the work of the ephod thou shalt make it; of gold, of blue, and of purple, and of scarlet, and of fine twined linen, shalt thou make it.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:22 - And thou shalt make upon the breastplate H2833 chains at the ends of wreathen work of pure gold.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:23 - And thou shalt make upon the breastplate H2833 two rings of gold, and shalt put the two rings on the two ends of the breastplate. H2833
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:24 - And thou shalt put the two wreathen chains of gold in the two rings which are on the ends of the breastplate. H2833
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:26 - And thou shalt make two rings of gold, and thou shalt put them upon the two ends of the breastplate H2833 in the border thereof, which is in the side of the ephod inward.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:28 - And they shall bind the breastplate H2833 by the rings thereof unto the rings of the ephod with a lace of blue, that it may be above the curious girdle of the ephod, and that the breastplate H2833 be not loosed from the ephod.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:29 - And Aaron shall bear the names of the children of Israel in the breastplate H2833 of judgment upon his heart, when he goeth in unto the holy place, for a memorial before the LORD continually.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:30 - And thou shalt put in the breastplate H2833 of judgment the Urim and the Thummim; and they shall be upon Aaron's heart, when he goeth in before the LORD: and Aaron shall bear the judgment of the children of Israel upon his heart before the LORD continually.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:5 - And thou shalt take the garments, and put upon Aaron the coat, and the robe of the ephod, and the ephod, and the breastplate, H2833 and gird him with the curious girdle of the ephod:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:9 - And onyx stones, and stones to be set for the ephod, and for the breastplate. H2833
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:27 - And the rulers brought onyx stones, and stones to be set, for the ephod, and for the breastplate; H2833
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:8 - And he made the breastplate H2833 of cunning work, like the work of the ephod; of gold, blue, and purple, and scarlet, and fine twined linen.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:9 - It was foursquare; they made the breastplate H2833 double: a span was the length thereof, and a span the breadth thereof, being doubled.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:15 - And they made upon the breastplate H2833 chains at the ends, of wreathen work of pure gold.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:16 - And they made two ouches of gold, and two gold rings; and put the two rings in the two ends of the breastplate. H2833
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:17 - And they put the two wreathen chains of gold in the two rings on the ends of the breastplate. H2833
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:19 - And they made two rings of gold, and put them on the two ends of the breastplate, H2833 upon the border of it, which was on the side of the ephod inward.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:21 - And they did bind the breastplate H2833 by his rings unto the rings of the ephod with a lace of blue, that it might be above the curious girdle of the ephod, and that the breastplate H2833 might not be loosed from the ephod; as the LORD commanded Moses.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 8:8 - And he put the breastplate H2833 upon him: also he put in the breastplate H2833 the Urim and the Thummim.

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