8350. shasher
Strong's Concordance
shasher: red color, vermilion
Original Word: שָׁשַׁר
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: shasher
Phonetic Spelling: (shaw-shar')
Definition: red color, vermilion
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain derivation
red color, vermilion
NASB Translation
bright red (1), vermilion (1).

[שָׁשֵׁר] noun [masculine] red colour, vermilion (etymology unknown); — vermilion, formerly gained from kermes insect (vermiculus): מָשׁוֺחַ בַּשָּׁשַׁ֑ר Jeremiah 22:14 (ᵐ5μίλτος, red ochre; ᵑ7 sinopis [from city Sinopis, whence the colour came PlinNH xxxv. [6] 13], compare ThatcherDB COLOURS CanneyEB1D.); חֲקֻקִים בַּשָּׁשַׁ֑ר Ezekiel 23:14.

[שָׁת], I. שֵׁת see שׁית.

II. שֵׁת see שֵׁאת below I. [שׁאה].

III. שֵׁת see II. שׁתה.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Perhaps from the base of sharar in the sense of that of saruq; red ochre (from its piercing color) -- vermillion.

see HEBREW sharar

see HEBREW saruq

Forms and Transliterations
בַּשָּׁשַֽׁר׃ בששר׃ baš·šā·šar bashshaShar baššāšar
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Englishman's Concordance
Jeremiah 22:14
HEB: בָּאָ֔רֶז וּמָשׁ֖וֹחַ בַּשָּׁשַֽׁר׃
NAS: and painting [it] bright red.'
KJV: and painted with vermilion.
INT: cedar and painting bright

Ezekiel 23:14
HEB: ק) חֲקֻקִ֖ים בַּשָּׁשַֽׁר׃
NAS: portrayed with vermilion,
KJV: pourtrayed with vermilion,
INT: Chaldeans portrayed vermilion

2 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 8350
2 Occurrences

baš·šā·šar — 2 Occ.

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