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King James Bible Dictionary

 

Hebrew - English Dictionary

H8121 - Sun

Strong's No.:H8121

Hebrew:שֶׁמֶשׁ

Transliteration:shemesh

Phonetic:sheh'-mesh

Word Origin:From an unused root meaning to be brilliant

Bible Usage:+ east side ({-ward}) sun ({[rising]}) + west ({-ward}) window. See also H1053 .

Part of Speech:Noun

Strongs
Definition:

the sun; by implication the east; figuratively a {ray} that {is} (architecturally) a notched battlement


Brown Driver
Biggs Definition:

1. sun

a. sun

b. sunrise, sun-rising, east, sun-setting, west (of direction)

c. sun (as object of illicit worship)

d. openly, publicly (in other phrases)

e. pinnacles, battlements, shields (as glittering or shining)


Bible References:
Sun

Translation
Occurrences:
sun ( 119 )
windows ( 1 )

 

Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.