H7718 שׁהם - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From an unused root probably meaning to blanch; a gem, probably the beryl (from its pale green color)

KJV Usage: onyx.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. a precious stone or gem
a. probably onyx, chrysoprasus, beryl, malachite
Origin: from an unused root probably mean to blanch
TWOT: 2337
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H7718 שׁהם is used in the Bible

11 occurrences of H7718 שׁהם

Genesis 2:12
Exodus 25:7
Exodus 28:9
Exodus 28:20
Exodus 35:9
Exodus 35:27
Exodus 39:6
Exodus 39:13
1 Chronicles 29:2
Job 28:16
Ezekiel 28:13

Corresponding Greek Words

shoham G4556 sardion
shoham G4665 smaragdos