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Strong's #3685 - כְּסִיל

Transliteration
Kᵉçîyl
Phonetics
kes-eel'
Root Word (Etymology)
the same as (H3684)
Parts of Speech
masculine noun
TWOT
1011e
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) constellation, Orion

1a) Orion, the constellation

1b) constellation (general)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 521 ‑ ἀπαίδευτος (ap‑ah'ee‑dyoo‑tos);  765 ‑ ἀσεβής (as‑eb‑ace');  801 ‑ ἀσύνετος (as‑oon'‑ay‑tos);  877 ‑ ἀφροσύνη (af‑ros‑oo'‑nay);  878 ‑ ἄφρων (af'‑rone);  1729 ‑ ἐνδεής (en‑deh‑ace');  5424 ‑ φρήν (frane);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (4)
Job 2
Isaiah 1
Amos 1
NAS (4)
Job 2
Isaiah 1
Amos 1
HCS (4)
Job 2
Isaiah 1
Amos 1
BSB (4)
Job 2
Isaiah 1
Amos 1
ESV (4)
Job 2
Isaiah 1
Amos 1
WEB (4)
Job 2
Isaiah 1
Amos 1
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 II. כְּסִיל noun masculine Orion (relation to above √ obscure); — Amos 5:8; Job 9:9; also תְּפַתֵּחַ׳משְׁכוֺת כ Job 38:31 the cords of Orion wilt ( canst) thou let out ? (apparently some mythological allusion, see Di Che, to giant bound in skies; compare Homer 'Ωρίωνα δοκεύει, and σθέηος Ὠρίωνος); both times associated with the Pleiades; suffix כְּסִילֵיהֶם their Orions Isaiah 13:10, Orion and other constellations of the same brilliancy.


Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
List of Word Forms
וּכְסִ֗יל וּכְסִ֣ילֵיהֶ֔ם וכסיל וכסיליהם כְּסִ֣יל כְּסִ֥יל כסיל kə·sîl keSil kəsîl ū·ḵə·sî·lê·hem ū·ḵə·sîl ucheSil ucheSileiHem ūḵəsîl ūḵəsîlêhem
 
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