7893. shayish
Strong's Concordance
shayish: alabaster
Original Word: שַׁ֫יִשׁ
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: shayish
Phonetic Spelling: (shah'-yish)
Short Definition: alabaster
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
perhaps of foreign origin
Definition
alabaster
NASB Translation
alabaster (1).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
שַׁ֫יִשׁ noun [masculine] alabaster (foreign word? Late Hebrew id.; Aramaic שַׁיְשָׁא , perhaps Assyrian šaššu ); — ׳אַבְנֵישֿׁ 1 Chronicles 29:2 (material of temple); compare PatrickHast. DB MARBLE.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
Whiten, white, marble

From an unused root meaning to bleach, i.e. Whiten; white, i.e. Marble. See shesh.

see HEBREW shesh

Forms and Transliterations
שַׁ֖יִשׁ שיש ša·yiš šayiš Shayish
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Strong's Hebrew 7893
1 Occurrence


ša·yiš — 1 Occ.

1 Chronicles 29:2
HEB: יְקָרָ֛ה וְאַבְנֵי־ שַׁ֖יִשׁ לָרֹֽב׃
NAS: stones and alabaster in abundance.
KJV: stones, and marble stones
INT: of precious stones and alabaster abundance

1 Occurrence

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