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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical DictionaryHebrew Lexicon

Strong's #8350 - שָׁשַׁר

Root Word (Etymology)
perhaps from the base of (H8324) in the sense of that of (H8320)
Parts of Speech
masculine noun
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1) red colour, vermilion

1a) formerly gained from ‘kermes’ insect

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (2)
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 1
NAS (3)
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 1
HCS (2)
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 1
BSB (2)
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 1
ESV (2)
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 1
WEB (2)
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2885) rss (סהסהר ShShR) AC: ? CO: ? AB: ?

Nm ) rss (סהסהר ShShR) - Vermilion: A reddish color. KJV (2): vermillion - Strongs: H8350 (שָׁשַׁר)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2024
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [שָׁשֵׁר] noun [masculine] red colour, vermilion (etymology unknown); — vermilion, formerly gained from kermes insect ( vermiculus): מָשׁוֺחַ בַּשָּׁשַׁ֑ר Jeremiah 22:14 (ᵐ5μίλτος, red ochre; ᵑ7 sinopis [from city Sinopis, whence the colour came Plin NH xxxv. [6] 13], compare Thatcher DB COLOURS Canney EB1 D.); חֲקֻקִים בַּשָּׁשַׁ֑ר Ezekiel 23:14.

[שָׁת], I. שֵׁת see שׁית.

II. שֵׁת see שֵׁאת below I. [שׁאה].

III. שֵׁת see II. שׁתה.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שָׁשַׁר an unused root, which has the signification of redness (cogn. to שָׁקַר, שָׁרַק), Arab. أَشْزَرُ red, rosy. Hence

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List of Word Forms
בַּשָּׁשַֽׁר׃ בששר׃ baš·šā·šar bashshaShar baššāšar
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