the Week of Proper 20 / Ordinary 25
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #3453 - יָשִׁישׁ
1) aged, old man, aged one
1481) ss (סהסה ShSh) AC: ? CO: White AB: ?: The pictograph s is a picture of the two front teeth. The whiteness of the teeth. The white hair of the older men. (eng: six - with the exchange of the x and sh, ses is Spanish)
Nm/f ) ss (סהסה ShSh) - I. Linen:As white. [df: yss]II. Marble:As white. III. Six:[Unknown connection to rootAlso meaning sixty when written in the plual form - missor nitsin Aramaic] KJV (322): linen, six, sixth, sixty, threescore - Strongs: H8336 (שְׁשִׁי), H8337 (שִׁשָּׁה), H8346 (שִׁשִּׁים), H8353 (שִׁת), H8361 (שִׁתִּין)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
יָשִׁישׁ m. an old man, properly hoary, (from the root יָשֵׁשׁ); a word altogether poetic, Job 12:12, 15:10 29:8 32:6. In the cognate languages these correspond to this ܘܰܫܝܺܫܐܳ, قِسِّيسُ the letter י being changed into the hardest of the palatals (see under the letter ).
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org.
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