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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #3959 - לֶשֶׁם
Leshem = “precious stone”
1) a city west of Mount Hermon, also called ‘Laish’ and later ‘Dan’
לשׁן (√ of following; Thes conjectures original meaning lick (compare , , ), so Hup-Now Psalm 32:4).
(1) a kind of precious stone, Exodus 28:19, 39:12. LXX. λιγύριον. Vulgate ligurius, Germ. Opal.
(2) Joshua 19:47, a town, otherwise called לַיִשׁ and דָּן.