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Lexicon :: Strong's H7800 - šûšan

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Part of Speech
proper locative noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

שׁוּשַׁן Shûwshan, shoo-shan'; the same as H7799; Shushan, a place in Persia:—Shushan.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x

The KJV translates Strong's H7800 in the following manner: Shushan (21x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x
The KJV translates Strong's H7800 in the following manner: Shushan (21x).
  1. Shushan or Susa = "lily"

    1. the winter residence of the Persian kings; located on the river Ulai or Choaspes

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שׁוּשַׁן Shûwshan, shoo-shan'; the same as H7799; Shushan, a place in Persia:—Shushan.
STRONGS H7800: Abbreviations
† II. שׁוּשַׁן proper name, of a location Susa, winter residence of Persian kings; Σουσαν, ἐν Σουσοις (cuneiform Šûšan DlPa 326 COTNehemiah 1:1 BillerbeckSusa SayHast. DB SHUSHAN); — הַבִּירָת שׁ׳ Nehemiah 1:1 (9th month, כִּסְלֵו), Daniel 8:2 (in Elam), Esther 1:2, 5; Esther 2:3, 5, 8; Esther 3:15; a Esther 8:14; Esther 9:6; Esther 9:11; Esther 9:12 (12th month, אֲדָר, Esther 9:1); הַבּ׳ omitted, שׁוּשָׁ֑ן Esther 4:8, 16 and (month אֲדָר) Esther 9:13, 14, 15 (twice in verse); Esther 9:18; הָעִיר שׁ׳ Esther 3:15b; Esther 8:15.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


1:1; 1:1


1:2; 1:5; 2:3; 2:5; 2:8; 3:15; 3:15; 4:8; 4:16; 8:14; 8:15; 9:1; 9:6; 9:11; 9:12; 9:13; 9:14; 9:15; 9:18



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7800 matches the Hebrew שׁוּשַׁן (šûšan),
which occurs 21 times in 19 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 1:1 - The words of Nehemiah the son of Hachaliah. And it came to pass in the month Chisleu, in the twentieth year, as I was in Shushan H7800 the palace,
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:2 - That in those days, when the king Ahasuerus sat on the throne of his kingdom, which was in Shushan H7800 the palace,
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:5 - And when these days were expired, the king made a feast unto all the people that were present in Shushan H7800 the palace, both unto great and small, seven days, in the court of the garden of the king's palace;
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 2:3 - And let the king appoint officers in all the provinces of his kingdom, that they may gather together all the fair young virgins unto Shushan H7800 the palace, to the house of the women, unto the custody of Hege the king's chamberlain, keeper of the women; and let their things for purification be given them:
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 2:5 - Now in Shushan H7800 the palace there was a certain Jew, whose name was Mordecai, the son of Jair, the son of Shimei, the son of Kish, a Benjamite;
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 2:8 - So it came to pass, when the king's commandment and his decree was heard, and when many maidens were gathered together unto Shushan H7800 the palace, to the custody of Hegai, that Esther was brought also unto the king's house, to the custody of Hegai, keeper of the women.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 3:15 - The posts went out, being hastened by the king's commandment, and the decree was given in Shushan H7800 the palace. And the king and Haman sat down to drink; but the city Shushan H7800 was perplexed.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:8 - Also he gave him the copy of the writing of the decree that was given at Shushan H7800 to destroy them, to shew it unto Esther, and to declare it unto her, and to charge her that she should go in unto the king, to make supplication unto him, and to make request before him for her people.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:16 - Go, gather together all the Jews that are present in Shushan, H7800 and fast ye for me, and neither eat nor drink three days, night or day: I also and my maidens will fast likewise; and so will I go in unto the king, which is not according to the law: and if I perish, I perish.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 8:14 - So the posts that rode upon mules and camels went out, being hastened and pressed on by the king's commandment. And the decree was given at Shushan H7800 the palace.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 8:15 - And Mordecai went out from the presence of the king in royal apparel of blue and white, and with a great crown of gold, and with a garment of fine linen and purple: and the city of Shushan H7800 rejoiced and was glad.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:6 - And in Shushan H7800 the palace the Jews slew and destroyed five hundred men.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:11 - On that day the number of those that were slain in Shushan H7800 the palace was brought before the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:12 - And the king said unto Esther the queen, The Jews have slain and destroyed five hundred men in Shushan H7800 the palace, and the ten sons of Haman; what have they done in the rest of the king's provinces? now what is thy petition? and it shall be granted thee: or what is thy request further? and it shall be done.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:13 - Then said Esther, If it please the king, let it be granted to the Jews which are in Shushan H7800 to do to morrow also according unto this day's decree, and let Haman's ten sons be hanged upon the gallows.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:14 - And the king commanded it so to be done: and the decree was given at Shushan; H7800 and they hanged Haman's ten sons.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:15 - For the Jews that were in Shushan H7800 gathered themselves together on the fourteenth day also of the month Adar, and slew three hundred men at Shushan; H7800 but on the prey they laid not their hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:18 - But the Jews that were at Shushan H7800 assembled together on the thirteenth day thereof, and on the fourteenth thereof; and on the fifteenth day of the same they rested, and made it a day of feasting and gladness.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 8:2 - And I saw in a vision; and it came to pass, when I saw, that I was at Shushan H7800 in the palace, which is in the province of Elam; and I saw in a vision, and I was by the river of Ulai.
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