7827. shecheleth
Strong's Concordance
shecheleth: (an ingredient of the holy incense) perhaps onycha
Original Word: שְׁחֵ֫לֶ֫ת
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Transliteration: shecheleth
Phonetic Spelling: (shekh-ay'-leth)
Short Definition: onycha
שְׁחֵ֫לֶת noun feminine an ingredient of the holy incense, + נָטָף, חֶלְבְּנָה, Exodus 30:34; ᵐ5 ᵑ9 ὄνυξ, onyx (whence AV onycha), i.e. unguis odoratus, the operculum, or closing-flap, of certain molluscs, with pungent odour whenburnt, see Thes1388f. Di Shipley-CookEncy. Bib. ONYCHA; so most; KG JacobZMG xliii (1889), 354 proposes amber.

שׁחן (√ of following; compare Arabic be hot, then inflamed; Aramaic שְׁחַן, be warm, heat).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Apparently from the same as shachal through some obscure idea, perhaps that of peeling off by concussion of sound; a scale or shell, i.e. The aromatic mussel. -- onycha.

see HEBREW shachal

Forms and Transliterations
וּשְׁחֵ֙לֶת֙ ושחלת ū·šə·ḥê·leṯ ūšəḥêleṯ usheChelet
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Englishman's Concordance
Strong's Hebrew 7827
1 Occurrence

ū·šə·ḥê·leṯ — 1 Occ.

Exodus 30:34
HEB: סַמִּ֗ים נָטָ֤ף ׀ וּשְׁחֵ֙לֶת֙ וְחֶלְבְּנָ֔ה סַמִּ֖ים
NAS: stacte and onycha and galbanum,
KJV: stacte, and onycha, and galbanum;
INT: spices stacte and onycha and galbanum spices

1 Occurrence

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