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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #08123 - שִׁמְשׁוֹן
Samson = “like the sun”
1) a Danite, son of Manoah, a Nazarite for life, and a judge of Israel for 20 years
שִׁמְשׁוֹן (“solar,” “like the sun”), Samson, pr.n. of a judge of Israel, celebrated for his great strength, Judges 13:24, seqq. LXX. Σαμψών, which Josephus (Antiqu. v. 10 ) explains ἰσχυρός, contrary to the etymology (see Gesch. der Heb. Spr. page 81, 82).
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