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Entry for Strong's #1095 - בֵּלְטְשַׁאצַּר

Word Origin
of foreign derivation
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Belteshazzar = “lord of the straitened’s treasure”

1) the 4th of the greater prophets, taken as hostage in the first deportation to Babylon; because of the gift of God of the interpretation of dreams, he became the 2nd in command of the Babylon empire and lasted through the end of the Babylonian empire and into the Persian empire. His prophecies are the key to the understanding of end time events. Noted for his purity and holiness by contemporary prophet, Ezekiel

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (2) NAS (2) HCS (2)
Daniel 2
Daniel 2
Daniel 2
n-p 1
n-p 2
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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 בֵּלְטְשַׁאצַּר proper name, masculine Daniel 1:7, בֵּלְטְאשַׁצַּ֑ר Daniel 10:1 (probably = Babylonian balâtƒu-uƒur, protect his life! COT Daniel 1:7 Dl in BD Dn. p. ix; Hoffm ZA 1887,56 conjecture אצר [ר]בלט שׁ Bala‰ ( = good Saturn?) protect the king!Daniel 4:5 connected with Bel, but name then inexplicable), name given to Daniel by Nebuchadnezzar.

בְּלִי, בְּלִימָה, בְּלִיַּעַל see below בלה.

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List of Word Forms
בֵּ֣לְטְשַׁאצַּ֗ר בֵּלְטְשַׁאצַּ֑ר בלטשאצר bê·lə·ṭə·šaṣ·ṣar bêləṭəšaṣṣar beleteshatzTzar
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