H8660 תּרשׁתא - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

Of foreign derivation; the title of a Persian deputy or governor

KJV Usage: Tirshatha.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. Tirshatha - governor
a. a title used by the Persian governor in Judea
1. Nehemiah used this title
Origin: of foreign derivation
TWOT: 2548
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H8660 תּרשׁתא is used in the Bible

5 occurrences of H8660 תּרשׁתא

Ezra 2:63
Nehemiah 7:65
Nehemiah 7:70
Nehemiah 8:9
Nehemiah 10:1