H2833 חשׁן - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From an unused root probably meaning to contain or sparkle; perhaps a pocket (as holding the Urim and Thummim), or rich (as containing gems), used only of the gorget of the highpriest

KJV Usage: breastplate.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. breastplate, breastpiece
a. sacred pouch of the high priest designed to hold the Urim and Thummim
Origin: from an unused root probably meaning to contain or sparkle
TWOT: 772a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H2833 חשׁן is used in the Bible

21 occurrences of H2833 חשׁן

Exodus 25:7
Exodus 28:4
Exodus 28:15
Exodus 28:22
Exodus 28:23
Exodus 28:24
Exodus 28:26
Exodus 28:28
Exodus 28:29
Exodus 28:30
Exodus 29:5
Exodus 35:9
Exodus 35:27
Exodus 39:8
Exodus 39:9
Exodus 39:15
Exodus 39:16
Exodus 39:17
Exodus 39:19
Exodus 39:21
Leviticus 8:8

Corresponding Greek Words

choshen G4158 poderes