H8504 תּכלת - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

te kêleth
Probably for H7827; the cerulean mussel, that is, the color (violet) obtained therefrom or stuff dyed therewith

KJV Usage: blue.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. violet, violet stuff
a. violet thread
b. violet stuff or fabric
2. (TWOT) blue (covering spectrum from brilliant red through deep purple)
Origin: probably for H7827
TWOT: 2510
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

1) violet, violet stuff
1a) violet thread
1b) violet stuff or fabric
2) (TWOT) blue (covering spectrum from brilliant red through deep purple)

View how H8504 תּכלת is used in the Bible

First 30 of 50 occurrences of H8504 תּכלת

Exodus 25:4 And blue,
Exodus 26:1 and blue,
Exodus 26:4 of blue
Exodus 26:31 of blue,
Exodus 26:36 of blue,
Exodus 27:16 of blue,
Exodus 28:5 and blue,
Exodus 28:6 of blue,
Exodus 28:8 of blue,
Exodus 28:15 of blue,
Exodus 28:28 of blue,
Exodus 28:31 of blue.
Exodus 28:33 of blue,
Exodus 28:37 it on a blue
Exodus 35:6 And blue,
Exodus 35:23 blue,
Exodus 35:25 both of blue,
Exodus 35:35 in blue,
Exodus 36:8 and blue,
Exodus 36:11 of blue
Exodus 36:35 of blue,
Exodus 36:37 of blue,
Exodus 38:18 of blue,
Exodus 38:23 in blue,
Exodus 39:1 And of the blue,
Exodus 39:2 blue,
Exodus 39:3 it in the blue,
Exodus 39:5 blue,
Exodus 39:8 blue,
Exodus 39:21 of blue,

Distinct usage

12 of blue,
9 And blue,
8 of blue,
4 blue,
3 of blue
3 in blue,
2 of blue.
2 blue
1 it on a blue
1 both of blue,
1 And of the blue,
1 it in the blue,
1 with blue,
1 of things, in blue
1 of blue:

Corresponding Greek Words

tamrurim G5098 timoria
tekhelet G5191 huakinthinos
tekhelet G5192 huakinthos

Related words


H7827 שׁחלת she chêleth

she chêleth
Apparently from the same as H7826 through some obscure idea, perhaps that of peeling off by concussion of sound; a scale or shell, that is, the aromatic mussel

KJV Usage: onycha.