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Lexicon :: Strong's H8336 - šēš

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שֵׁשׁ
Transliteration
šēš
Pronunciation
shaysh
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 2473,2379a

Strong’s Definitions

שֵׁשׁ shêsh, shaysh; or (for alliteration with H4897) שְׁשִׁי shᵉshîy; for H7893; bleached stuff, i.e. white linen or (by analogy) marble:—× blue, fine (twined) linen, marble, silk.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x

The KJV translates Strong's H8336 in the following manner: linen (20x), fine linen 17 marble (3x), silk (1x), variant (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x
The KJV translates Strong's H8336 in the following manner: linen (20x), fine linen 17 marble (3x), silk (1x), variant (1x).
  1. something bleached white, byssus, linen, fine linen

  2. alabaster, similar stone, marble

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שֵׁשׁ shêsh, shaysh; or (for alliteration with H4897) שְׁשִׁי shᵉshîy; for H7893; bleached stuff, i.e. white linen or (by analogy) marble:—× blue, fine (twined) linen, marble, silk.
STRONGS H8336:
† II. שֵׁשׁ noun masculine id.; — עַמּוּדֵי שׁ׳ Songs 5:15 (in figurative), Esther 1:6a, material of pavement Esther 1:6b (see בַּ֫הַט). — I. H8337 שֵׁשׁ see שׁדשׁ.

† III. שֵׁשׁ noun masculineExodus 26:1 byssus (loan-word probably from Egyptian šen-suten Reinischap.DHMVOJ viii (1894), 7 Coptic šens, compare Coptic šent, weave; see M'LeanEncy.Bib. LINEN; on spinning, weaving, and wearing of linen in Egypt ErmanAegypten 594 ff.; Eng. Trans. 448 f.); — always absolute שׁ׳ (שׁשׁי Ezekiel 16:13 is error): — byssus, fine Egyptian linen (בּוּץ, which see, is later synonym), i.e. the linen thread (spun by women Exodus 35:25), and the material woven from it: used for garments Genesis 41:42 (E), Ezekiel 16:10, 13 (שׁשׁי, read שׁשׁ), Proverbs 31:22; for sail (in figurative of Tyre as ship) Ezekiel 27:7 (brought from Egypt); elsewhere P, of priestly vestments Exodus 28:5, 39 (twice in verse); Exodus 39:3, 27, 28 (twice in verse); also מָשְׁזָר שׁ׳ twisted linen Exodus 28:6, 8, 15; Exodus 39:2, 5, 8, 28, 29 + Exodus 39:24 (read וְשֵׁשׁ מ׳ Sam Greek Version of the LXX Bae); שׁ׳ of hangings, etc., in tabernacle Exodus 25:4; Exodus 35:6, 23, 25, 35; Exodus 38:23, and so מָשְׁזָר שׁ׳ Exodus 26:1, 31, 36; Exodus 27:9, 16, 18; Exodus 36:8, 35, 37; Exodus 38:9, 16, 18.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Genesis

41:42

Exodus

25:4; 26:1; 26:1; 26:31; 26:36; 27:9; 27:16; 27:18; 28:5; 28:6; 28:8; 28:15; 28:39; 35:6; 35:23; 35:25; 35:25; 35:35; 36:8; 36:35; 36:37; 38:9; 38:16; 38:18; 38:23; 39:2; 39:3; 39:5; 39:8; 39:24; 39:27; 39:28; 39:28; 39:29

Esther

1:6; 1:6

Proverbs

31:22

Song of Songs

5:15

Ezekiel

16:10; 16:13; 16:13; 27:7

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8336 matches the Hebrew שֵׁשׁ (šēš),
which occurs 42 times in 37 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:42 - Then Pharaoh took off his signet ring from his hand and put it on Joseph’s hand, and clothed him in garments of fine H8336 linen H8336, and put the gold necklace around his neck.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 25:4 - [fn]violet, purple, and scarlet material, fine H8336 linen H8336, goat hair,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 26:1 - “Moreover, you shall make the tabernacle with ten curtains of fine H8336 twisted linen H8336 and [fn]violet, purple, and scarlet material; you shall make them with cherubim, the work of a skilled embroiderer.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 26:31 - “You shall also make a veil of violet, purple, and scarlet material, and fine H8336 twisted linen H8336; it shall be made with cherubim, the work of a skilled embroiderer.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 26:36 - “You shall also make a curtain for the doorway of the tent of violet, purple, and scarlet material and fine H8336 twisted linen H8336, the work of a [fn]weaver.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:9 - “Now you shall make the courtyard of the [fn]tabernacle. [fn]On the south side there shall be hangings for the courtyard of fine H8336 twisted linen H8336, a [fn]hundred cubits long for one side;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:16 - “And for the gate of the courtyard there shall be a curtain of [fn]twenty cubits, of [fn]violet, purple, and scarlet material and fine H8336 twisted linen H8336, the work of a [fn]weaver, with their four pillars and their four bases.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:18 - “The length of the courtyard shall be a [fn]hundred cubits, and the width fifty throughout, and the height five cubits of fine H8336 twisted linen H8336, and their bases of bronze.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:5 - “They shall take the gold, the [fn]violet, the purple, the scarlet material, and the fine H8336 linen H8336.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:6 - “They shall also make the ephod of gold, of violet, purple, and scarlet material, and fine H8336 twisted linen H8336, the work of the skilled embroiderer.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:8 - “The skillfully woven band of its overlay, which is on it, shall be like its workmanship, [fn]of the same material: of gold, of violet and purple and scarlet material and fine H8336 twisted linen H8336.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:15 - “You shall make a [fn]breastpiece of judgment, the work of a skilled embroiderer; like the work of the ephod you shall make it: of gold, of violet, purple, and scarlet material, and fine H8336 twisted linen H8336 you shall make it.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:39 - “And you shall weave the tunic of checkered work of fine H8336 linen H8336, and shall make a turban of fine H8336 linen H8336, and you shall make a sash, the work of a [fn]weaver.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:6 - and [fn]violet, purple, and scarlet material, fine H8336 linen H8336, goats’ hair,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:23 - Everyone [fn]who was in possession of violet, purple, or scarlet material or fine H8336 linen H8336 or goats’ hair, or rams’ skins [fn]dyed red or fine leather, brought them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:25 - And all the [fn]skilled women spun with their hands, and brought what they had spun, in violet, purple, and scarlet material, and in fine H8336 linen H8336.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:35 - “He has filled them with [fn]skill to perform every work of an engraver, of a designer, and of an embroiderer, in violet, purple, and in scarlet material, and in fine H8336 linen H8336, and of a weaver, as performers of every work and makers of designs.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 36:8 - All the [fn]skillful people among those who were performing the work made the [fn]tabernacle with ten curtains; of fine H8336 twisted linen H8336 and [fn]violet, purple, and scarlet material, with cherubim, the work of a skilled embroiderer, [fn]Bezalel made them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 36:35 - Moreover, he made the veil of violet, purple, and scarlet material, and fine H8336 twisted linen H8336; he made it with cherubim, the work of a skilled embroiderer.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 36:37 - He also made a curtain for the doorway of the tent, of violet, purple, and scarlet material, and fine H8336 twisted linen H8336, the work of a [fn]weaver;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 38:9 - Then he made the courtyard: [fn]for the south side the hangings of the courtyard were of fine H8336 twisted linen H8336, a hundred cubits;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 38:16 - All the hangings of the courtyard all around were of fine H8336 twisted linen H8336.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 38:18 - Now the curtain of the gate of the courtyard was the work of the [fn]weaver, of [fn]violet, purple, and scarlet material and fine H8336 twisted linen H8336. And the length was twenty cubits and the [fn]height was five cubits, corresponding to the hangings of the courtyard.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 38:23 - With him was Oholiab the son of Ahisamach, of the tribe of Dan, an engraver and a skilled embroiderer, and a [fn]weaver in violet, in purple, and in scarlet material, and fine H8336 linen H8336.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:2 - He made the ephod of gold and of violet, purple, and scarlet material, and fine H8336 twisted linen H8336.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:3 - Then they hammered out gold sheets and cut them into threads [fn]to be woven in with the violet, the purple, and the scarlet material, and the fine H8336 linen H8336, the work of a skilled embroiderer.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:5 - And the skillfully woven band of its overlay which was on it was like its workmanship, [fn]of the same material: of gold and of violet, purple, and scarlet material, and fine H8336 twisted linen H8336, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:8 - And he made the breastpiece, the work of a skilled embroiderer, like the workmanship of the ephod: of gold and of violet, purple, and scarlet material and fine H8336 twisted linen H8336.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:27 - They also made the tunics of finely H8336 woven linen H8336 for Aaron and his sons,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:28 - and the turban of fine H8336 linen H8336, and the decorated [fn]caps of fine H8336 linen H8336, and the linen undergarments of fine H8336 twisted linen H8336,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:29 - and the sash of fine H8336 twisted linen H8336, and violet, purple, and scarlet material, the work of the [fn]weaver, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:6 - There were curtains of fine white and violet linen held by cords of fine purple linen on silver rings and marble H8336 columns, and couches of gold and silver on a mosaic floor of porphyry, marble H8336, mother-of-pearl, and mineral stones.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 31:22 - She makes coverings for herself;
Her clothing is fine H8336 linen H8336 and purple.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:15 - “His thighs are pillars of alabaster H8336
Set on pedestals of pure gold;
His appearance is like Lebanon,
Choice as the cedars.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:10 - “I also clothed you with colorfully woven cloth and put sandals of [fn]fine leather on your feet; and I wrapped you with fine H8336 linen H8336 and covered you with silk.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:13 - “So you were adorned with gold and silver, and your dress was of fine H8336 linen H8336, silk, and colorfully woven cloth. You ate fine flour, honey, and oil; so you were exceedingly beautiful and advanced to royalty.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 27:7 - “Your sail was of colorfully embroidered linen H8336 from Egypt
So that it became your flag;
Your [fn]awning was violet and purple from the coastlands of Elishah.

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