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Strong's #7660 - שָׁבַץ

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1) to weave in checkered or plaited work or pattern (meaning probable)

1a) (Piel) to weave, plait

1b) (Pual) inwoven, set (participle)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4028 ‑ περικαλύπτω (per‑ee‑kal‑oop'‑to);  4887 ‑ συνδέω (soon‑deh'‑o);  
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KJV (2)
Exodus 2
NAS (6)
Exodus 6
HCS (1)
Exodus 1
BSB (2)
Exodus 2
WEB (0)
WEB (2)
Exodus 2
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2809) ybs (סהבתס ShBTs) AC: Weave CO: Plait AB: Anguish: A crisscross pattern of weaving. [from: bs- weaving]

V) ybs (סהבתס ShBTs) - Weave: To weave a checkered or plaited pattern. KJV (2): (vf: Pual, Piel, Participle) embroider, set - Strongs: H7660 (שָׁבַץ)

Nm) ybs (סהבתס ShBTs) - Anguish: As a weaving inside. KJV (1): anguish - Strongs: H7661 (שָׁבָץ)

hf1) eybsm (מסהבתסה MShBTsH) - Plait: A checkered work. KJV (9): ouches, wrought - Strongs: H4865 (מִשְׁבְּצוֹת)

im) ybst (תסהבתס TShBTs) - Woven: KJV (1): broidered - Strongs: H8665 (תַּשְׁבֵּץ)

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [שָׁבַץ] verb Pi`el probably weave in chequer or plaited work (Late Hebrew שָׁבַץ ornament a vessel with a pattern; Syriac (Lexicons) immiscuit, commixtio: see also Lag BN 143); —

Pi`el Perfect 2 masculine singular וְשִׁבַּצְתָּ֫ Exodus 28:39 (P), and thou shalt chequer (or plait) the tunic (in) byssus.

Pu`al Participle masculine plural מְשֻׁבָּצִים זָהָב Exodus 28:20 (P), inwoven (i.e. set in a chequered or plaited mounting) with gold (-thread) shall they be (of gems).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שָׁבַץ not used in Kal; Syr. to mingle, to interweave; Arab. شبص Conj. V., to be intertwined (as a tree). Cogn. to שָׁבַס, שְׁבַשׁ.

Piel, to weave together, Exodus 28:39 specially to make chequer-work, net-work; see as to this texture, Braun, De Vest. Sacerd., p. 294 (and Maimonides there cited); Salmas. ad Scriptt. Hist. Aug., p. 507, 512.

Pual, to be inclosed, set (as if inwoven), as a gem in gold, Exodus 28:20.

Derivatives, מִשְׁבָּעוֹת, תַּשְׁבֵּץ.

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List of Word Forms
וְשִׁבַּצְתָּ֙ ושבצת מְשֻׁבָּצִ֥ים משבצים mə·šub·bā·ṣîm meshubbaTzim məšubbāṣîm veshibbatzTa wə·šib·baṣ·tā wəšibbaṣtā