2808. cheshbon
Strong's Concordance
cheshbon: a reckoning, account
Original Word: חֶשְׁבּוֹן
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: cheshbon
Phonetic Spelling: (khesh-bone')
Short Definition: explanation
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from chashab
Definition
a reckoning, account
NASB Translation
explanation (2).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
I. חֶשְׁבּוֺן noun masculine reckoning, account (Late Hebrew Aramaic id.) Ecclesiastes 9:10, ׳בקּשׁ ח Ecclesiastes 7:25, ׳מצא ח Ecclesiastes 7:27.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
account, device, reason

From chashab; properly, contrivance; by implication, intelligence -- account, device, reason.

see HEBREW chashab

Forms and Transliterations
וְחֶשְׁבּ֑וֹן וְחֶשְׁבּוֹן֙ וחשבון חֶשְׁבּֽוֹן׃ חשבון׃ cheshBon ḥeš·bō·wn ḥešbōwn vecheshBon wə·ḥeš·bō·wn wəḥešbōwn
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3 Occurrences


ḥeš·bō·wn — 1 Occ.
wə·ḥeš·bō·wn — 2 Occ.

Ecclesiastes 7:25
HEB: וּבַקֵּ֥שׁ חָכְמָ֖ה וְחֶשְׁבּ֑וֹן וְלָדַ֙עַת֙ רֶ֣שַׁע
NAS: wisdom and an explanation, and to know
KJV: wisdom, and the reason [of things], and to know
INT: seek wisdom and an explanation cunning the evil

Ecclesiastes 7:27
HEB: לְאַחַ֖ת לִמְצֹ֥א חֶשְׁבּֽוֹן׃
NAS: to find an explanation,
KJV: by one, to find out the account:
INT: thing to find an explanation

Ecclesiastes 9:10
HEB: אֵ֨ין מַעֲשֶׂ֤ה וְחֶשְׁבּוֹן֙ וְדַ֣עַת וְחָכְמָ֔ה
KJV: for [there is] no work, nor device, nor knowledge,
INT: there activity device knowledge wisdom

3 Occurrences

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