2825. chashekah
Strong's Concordance
chashekah: darkness
Original Word: חֲשֵׁכִים
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Transliteration: chashekah
Phonetic Spelling: (khash-ay-kaw')
Short Definition: darkness
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from chashak
Definition
darkness
NASB Translation
darkness (7).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
חֲשֵׁכָה noun feminine darkness (chiefly in poetry) — ׳ח Genesis 15:12 2t., so read also probably Micah 3:6 (for ᵑ0 חָֽשְׁכָה); חֲשֵׁיכָה Psalm 139:12; construct חֶשְׁכַּת Psalm 18:12; plural חֲשֵׁכִים Isaiah 50:10; — darkness, opposed to light (אוֺרָה) Psalm 139:12; supernatural, גדולה ׳ח Genesis 15:12 (JE); חֶשְׁכַּתֿ מַיִם Psalm 18:12 in theoph. (but "" 2 Samuel 22:12 חַשְׁרַתמֿים a mass of water); figurative = lack of understanding Psalm 82:5; = distress Isaiah 8:22 ("" צָרָה), Isaiah 50:10.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
darkness

Or chashekah {khash-ay-kaw'}; from chashak; darkness; figuratively, misery -- darkness.

see HEBREW chashak

Forms and Transliterations
בַּחֲשֵׁכָ֥ה בחשכה וַחֲשֵׁכָה֙ וחשכה חֲשֵׁכִ֗ים חֲשֵׁכָ֥ה חשכה חשכים כַּ֝חֲשֵׁיכָ֗ה כחשיכה ba·ḥă·šê·ḵāh bachasheChah baḥăšêḵāh chasheChah chasheChim ḥă·šê·ḵāh ḥă·šê·ḵîm ḥăšêḵāh ḥăšêḵîm ka·ḥă·šê·ḵāh kachasheiChah kaḥăšêḵāh vachasheChah wa·ḥă·šê·ḵāh waḥăšêḵāh
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5 Occurrences


ba·ḥă·šê·ḵāh — 1 Occ.
ḥă·šê·ḵāh — 1 Occ.
ḥă·šê·ḵîm — 1 Occ.
ka·ḥă·šê·ḵāh — 1 Occ.
wa·ḥă·šê·ḵāh — 1 Occ.

Genesis 15:12
HEB: וְהִנֵּ֥ה אֵימָ֛ה חֲשֵׁכָ֥ה גְדֹלָ֖ה נֹפֶ֥לֶת
NAS: [and] great darkness fell
KJV: of great darkness fell
INT: and behold terror darkness great fell

Psalm 82:5
HEB: וְלֹ֥א יָבִ֗ינוּ בַּחֲשֵׁכָ֥ה יִתְהַלָּ֑כוּ יִ֝מּ֗וֹטוּ
NAS: They walk about in darkness; All
KJV: they walk on in darkness: all the foundations
INT: nor understand darkness walk are shaken

Psalm 139:12
HEB: כַּיּ֣וֹם יָאִ֑יר כַּ֝חֲשֵׁיכָ֗ה כָּאוֹרָֽה׃
NAS: as the day. Darkness and light
KJV: as the day: the darkness and the light
INT: as the day bright Darkness and light

Isaiah 8:22
HEB: וְהִנֵּ֨ה צָרָ֤ה וַחֲשֵׁכָה֙ מְע֣וּף צוּקָ֔ה
NAS: distress and darkness, the gloom
KJV: and behold trouble and darkness, dimness
INT: and behold distress and darkness the gloom of anguish

Isaiah 50:10
HEB: אֲשֶׁ֣ר ׀ הָלַ֣ךְ חֲשֵׁכִ֗ים וְאֵ֥ין נֹ֙גַהּ֙
NAS: That walks in darkness and has no
KJV: that walketh [in] darkness, and hath no light?
INT: that walks darkness and has bright

5 Occurrences

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