H8659 תּרשׁישׁ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

Probably the same as H8658 (as the region of the stone, or the reverse); Tarshish, a place on the Mediterranean, hence the epithet of a merchant vessel (as if for or from that port); also the name of a Persian and of an Israelite

KJV Usage: Tarshish, Tharshish.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

Tarshish or Tharshish = "yellow jasper" n pr m
1. son of Javan
2. a Benjamite, son of Bilhan
3. one of the wise men close to king Ahasuerus of Persia n pr loc
4. a city of the Phoenicians in a distant part of the Mediterranean Sea to which the prophet Jonah was trying to flee
a. site unknown but perhaps in Cyprus or Spain
5. a city somewhere near and accessible to the Red Sea to which ships constructed at Ezion-geber on the Elanitic Gulf on the Red Sea were to sail
Origin: probably the same as H8658 (as the region of the stone, or the reverse)
TWOT: 2547
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View how H8659 תּרשׁישׁ is used in the Bible

24 occurrences of H8659 תּרשׁישׁ

Genesis 10:4
1 Kings 10:22
1 Kings 22:48
1 Chronicles 1:7
1 Chronicles 7:10
2 Chronicles 9:21
2 Chronicles 20:36
2 Chronicles 20:37
Esther 1:14
Psalms 48:7
Psalms 72:10
Isaiah 2:16
Isaiah 23:1
Isaiah 23:6
Isaiah 23:10
Isaiah 23:14
Isaiah 60:9
Isaiah 66:19
Jeremiah 10:9
Ezekiel 27:12
Ezekiel 27:25
Ezekiel 38:13
Jonah 1:3
Jonah 4:2