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Old Testament Hebrew

Entry for Strong's #7895 - שׁוּשַׁק

shı̂yshaq, shûshaq
shee-shak', shoo-shak'  
Word Origin:
of Egyptian derivation
Parts of Speech:
Proper Name Masculine
Word Definition  [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Shishak = “greedy of fine linen”

1) king of Egypt, Sheshonk I, 1st king of the Bubastite 22nd dynasty; ruled in Egypt during the reigns of Solomon and Rehoboam and attacked the southern kingdom under Rehoboam and apparently made it tributary

Frequency / Word  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (7)NAS (7)HCS (7)
1 Kings2
2 Chronicles4
1 Kings2
2 Chronicles4
1 Kings2
2 Chronicles5
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
[ שׁוּשַׁק proper name, masculine 1 Kings 14:25 Kt, Qr שִׁישׁקּ

שׁוּת see שׁית.

שִׁישַׁק proper name, masculine king of Egypt, Solomon's time ( 10th century B.C.), 1 Kings 11:40; 1 Kings 14:25 Qr (Kt שושק), = 2 Chronicles 12:2,9, שִׁישָׁ֑ק 2 Chronicles 12:5; 2 Chronicles 12:5; 2 Chronicles 12:7; = Šešonk I, first king of 22nd dynasty, Blau ZMG xv (1861), 233ff. Steind BAS i. 351; = Sošenk WMM As.u.Eur.166 ff.; Ency. Bib. SHISHAK; compare Griffith Hast. DB SHISHAK. p. 1004


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Gesenius Definition

שׁוּשַׁק 1 Kings 14:25 כתיב, where קרי reads שִׁישַׁק, which see.

List of Word Forms
שִׁישַׁ֣ק שִׁישַׁ֥ק שִׁישָֽׁק׃ שִׁישָׁ֑ק שִׁישַׁ֥ק שישק שישק׃ shiShak šî·šaq šî·šāq šîšaq šîšāq

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