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Lexicon :: Strong's H8340 - šēšbaṣṣar

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

שֵׁשְׁבַּצַּר Shêshᵉbatstsar, shaysh-bats-tsar'; (Aramaic) corresponding to H8339:—Sheshbazzar.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x

The KJV translates Strong's H8340 in the following manner: Sheshbazzar (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x
The KJV translates Strong's H8340 in the following manner: Sheshbazzar (2x).
  1. Sheshbazzar = "worshipper of fire"

    1. the prince of Judah at the first return from exile in Babylon; usually identified as the Babylonian name for Zerubbabel

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שֵׁשְׁבַּצַּר Shêshᵉbatstsar, shaysh-bats-tsar'; (Aramaic) corresponding to H8339:—Sheshbazzar.
Biblical Aramaic

(compare Biblical Aramaic Ezra 5:14, 16)

This is a portion of the full BDB entry H8339.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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5:14; 5:16


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Strong's Number H8340 matches the Hebrew שֵׁשְׁבַּצַּר (šēšbaṣṣar),
which occurs 2 times in 2 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:14 - And the vessels also of gold and silver of the house of God, which Nebuchadnezzar took out of the temple that was in Jerusalem, and brought them into the temple of Babylon, those did Cyrus the king take out of the temple of Babylon, and they were delivered unto one, whose name was Sheshbazzar, H8340 whom he had made governor;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:16 - Then came the same Sheshbazzar, H8340 and laid the foundation of the house of God which is in Jerusalem: and since that time even until now hath it been in building, and yet it is not finished.

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