2830. chashmal
Strong's Concordance
chashmal: perhaps amber
Original Word: חַשְׁמַל
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: chashmal
Phonetic Spelling: (khash-mal')
Short Definition: metal
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain derivation
perhaps amber
NASB Translation
glowing metal (3).

חַשְׁמַל noun [masculine] etymology and exact meaning dubious; evidently some shining substance; AV amber; supposed by Thes (q. v.) and most to be a brilliant amalgam of gold and silver, ᵐ5 ἤλεκτρον (see Liddell & Scott under the word

2), ᵑ9 electrum; see also Dl in BaerEzech. xii; only in the combination ׳כְּעֵין ח like the appearance of ׳ח Ezekiel 1:4,27; בְּעֵין הַחַשְׁמַ֑לָה Ezekiel 8:2 (on ending הָ֯ see Ges§ 90, 2 R a; Co strike out)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Of uncertain derivation; probably bronze or polished spectrum metal -- amber.

Forms and Transliterations
הַחַשְׁמַ֖ל הַחַשְׁמַֽלָה׃ החשמל החשמלה׃ חַשְׁמַ֗ל חשמל chashMal ha·ḥaš·ma·lāh ha·ḥaš·mal hachashMal hachashMalah haḥašmal haḥašmalāh ḥaš·mal ḥašmal
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Strong's Hebrew 2830
3 Occurrences

ḥaš·mal — 1 Occ.
ha·ḥaš·mal — 1 Occ.
ha·ḥaš·ma·lāh — 1 Occ.

Ezekiel 1:4
HEB: וּמִ֨תּוֹכָ֔הּ כְּעֵ֥ין הַחַשְׁמַ֖ל מִתּ֥וֹךְ הָאֵֽשׁ׃
NAS: it, and in its midst something like glowing metal in the midst
KJV: thereof as the colour of amber, out of the midst
INT: midst as the colour glowing the midst of the fire

Ezekiel 1:27
HEB: וָאֵ֣רֶא ׀ כְּעֵ֣ין חַשְׁמַ֗ל כְּמַרְאֵה־ אֵ֤שׁ
NAS: something like glowing metal that looked
KJV: as the colour of amber, as the appearance
INT: noticed as the colour glowing the appearance fire

Ezekiel 8:2
HEB: זֹ֖הַר כְּעֵ֥ין הַחַשְׁמַֽלָה׃
NAS: like the appearance of glowing metal.
KJV: of brightness, as the colour of amber.
INT: of brightness the appearance of glowing

3 Occurrences

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