8347. Sheshak
Strong's Concordance
Sheshak: a name for Bab.
Original Word: שֵׁשַׁךְ
Part of Speech: Proper Name Location
Transliteration: Sheshak
Phonetic Spelling: (shay-shak')
Definition: a name for Bab
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain derivation
a name for Bab.
NASB Translation
Sheshach (1), Sheshak (1).

שֵׁשַׁךְ proper name, of a territory = בָּבֶל (Jerome Rabb and modern; by Atbaš (׳בש׳את), i.e. disguising name by substituting last letter of alphabet for first, next last for second, etc., compare Thes); — Jeremiah 51:41 and hence (perhaps gloss) Jeremiah 25:26 (see Gie).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Of foreign derivation; Sheshak, a symbol. Name of Babylon -- Sheshach.

Forms and Transliterations
שֵׁשַׁ֔ךְ שֵׁשַׁ֖ךְ ששך šê·šaḵ šêšaḵ sheShach
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Englishman's Concordance
Jeremiah 25:26
HEB: הָאֲדָמָ֑ה וּמֶ֥לֶךְ שֵׁשַׁ֖ךְ יִשְׁתֶּ֥ה אַחֲרֵיהֶֽם׃
NAS: and the king of Sheshach shall drink
KJV: and the king of Sheshach shall drink
INT: of the ground and the king of Sheshach shall drink after

Jeremiah 51:41
HEB: אֵ֚יךְ נִלְכְּדָ֣ה שֵׁשַׁ֔ךְ וַתִּתָּפֵ֖שׂ תְּהִלַּ֣ת
NAS: How Sheshak has been captured,
KJV: How is Sheshach taken!
INT: How has been captured Sheshak been seized and the praise

2 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 8347
2 Occurrences

šê·šaḵ — 2 Occ.

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