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Lexicon :: Strong's H6785 - ṣemer

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From an unused root probably meaning to be shaggy
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TWOT Reference: 1931a

Strong’s Definitions

צֶמֶר tsemer, tseh'-mer; from an unused root probably meaning to be shaggy; wool:—wool(-len).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x

The KJV translates Strong's H6785 in the following manner: woollen (5x), wool (11x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x
The KJV translates Strong's H6785 in the following manner: woollen (5x), wool (11x).
  1. wool

    1. wool

    2. whiteness (metaph.)

    3. wool (in garments)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
צֶמֶר tsemer, tseh'-mer; from an unused root probably meaning to be shaggy; wool:—wool(-len).
STRONGS H6785: Abbreviations
צֶ֫מֶר noun masculineEzekiel 44:17 wool; — absolute צ׳ Isaiah 1:18, צָ֑מֶר; Leviticus 13:48; construct צֶ֫מֶר Ezekiel 27:18 (see below); suffix צַמְרִי Hosea 2:7; Hosea 2:11; — wool (usually with פִּשְׁתִּי(ם) flax, linen): in natural state גִּזַּת הַצּ׳ Judges 6:37, אֵילִים צ׳ 2 Kings 3:4 (but construction difficult, and צ׳ perhaps gloss); Hosea 2:7; Hosea 2:11 (as gift of value); white Isaiah 1:18 (simile; || שֶׁלֶג), simile of snow Psalm 147:6 (from white flakes); white (?) wool as merchandise Ezekiel 27:18 (צָ֑חַר צ׳, but on text see צַ֫חַר), Proverbs 31:12; prey of moth Isaiah 51:8 (simile); made up into garments Deuteronomy 22:11,בֶּנֶד צ׳ Leviticus 13:47, 59 compare Leviticus 13:48; Leviticus 13:52; בֶּגֶד omitted Ezekiel 34:3; Ezekiel 44:17.

See related Aramaic BDB entry H6015.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


13:47; 13:48; 13:48; 13:52; 13:59





2 Kings







1:18; 1:18; 51:8


27:18; 27:18; 34:3; 44:17; 44:17


2:7; 2:7; 2:11; 2:11


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6785 matches the Hebrew צֶמֶר (ṣemer),
which occurs 16 times in 16 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxLev 13:47 - The garment also that the plague of leprosy is in, whether it be a woollen H6785 garment, or a linen garment;
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 13:48 - Whether it be in the warp, or woof; of linen, or of woollen; H6785 whether in a skin, or in any thing made of skin;
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 13:52 - He shall therefore burn that garment, whether warp or woof, in woollen H6785 or in linen, or any thing of skin, wherein the plague is: for it is a fretting leprosy; it shall be burnt in the fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 13:59 - This is the law of the plague of leprosy in a garment of woollen H6785 or linen, either in the warp, or woof, or any thing of skins, to pronounce it clean, or to pronounce it unclean.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 22:11 - Thou shalt not wear a garment of divers sorts, as of woollen H6785 and linen together.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:37 - Behold, I will put a fleece of wool H6785 in the floor; and if the dew be on the fleece only, and it be dry upon all the earth beside, then shall I know that thou wilt save Israel by mine hand, as thou hast said.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 3:4 - And Mesha king of Moab was a sheepmaster, and rendered unto the king of Israel an hundred thousand lambs, and an hundred thousand rams, with the wool. H6785
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 147:16 - He giveth snow like wool: H6785 he scattereth the hoarfrost like ashes.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 31:13 - She seeketh wool, H6785 and flax, and worketh willingly with her hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 1:18 - Come now, and let us reason together, saith the LORD: though your sins be as scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they be red like crimson, they shall be as wool. H6785
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:8 - For the moth shall eat them up like a garment, and the worm shall eat them like wool: H6785 but my righteousness shall be for ever, and my salvation from generation to generation.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 27:18 - Damascus was thy merchant in the multitude of the wares of thy making, for the multitude of all riches; in the wine of Helbon, and white wool. H6785
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 34:3 - Ye eat the fat, and ye clothe you with the wool, H6785 ye kill them that are fed: but ye feed not the flock.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 44:17 - And it shall come to pass, that when they enter in at the gates of the inner court, they shall be clothed with linen garments; and no wool H6785 shall come upon them, whiles they minister in the gates of the inner court, and within.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 2:5 - For their mother hath played the harlot: she that conceived them hath done shamefully: for she said, I will go after my lovers, that give me my bread and my water, my wool H6785 and my flax, mine oil and my drink.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 2:9 - Therefore will I return, and take away my corn in the time thereof, and my wine in the season thereof, and will recover my wool H6785 and my flax given to cover her nakedness.
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