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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #2777 - חַרְסוּת
Nm ) xrh (ההרס HhRS) - I. Clay:Used for making pottery. [df: horx]II. Itch:Skin irritations are treated by applying clay to the irritation and left to dry. III. Sun:Clay left in the sun dries. IV. Potsherd:Broken pieces of clay pottery. [df: Vrx] KJV (21): itch, sun, earthen, potsherd, sherd, stone, earth - Strongs: H2775 (חַרְסָה), H2789 (חֶרֶשׂ)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
חַרְסוּת f. a pottery, potters’ workshop, Töpferen, where earthen vessels are made (from חֶרֶשׂ). Hence שַׁעִר הַחַרְסוּת the pottery gate, Jeremiah 19:2, a gate of Jerusalem near the valley of Hinnom. [“See under שַׁעַר.”] In קרי there is חַרְסִית.
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