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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #8004 - שָׁלֵם

Transliteration
shâlêm
Phonetics
shaw-lame'  
Word Origin
the same as (08003)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Location
TWOT
None
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Salem = “peace”

1) the place of which Melchizedek was king

1a) most Jewish commentators affirm that it is the same as Jerusalem

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (3) NAS (2) HCS (2)
Genesis 2
Psalms 1
Genesis 1
Psalms 1
Genesis 1
Psalms 1
BYZ TIS TR
a-ms 1
n-p 2
a-ms 1
n-p 2
a-ms 1
n-p 2
NA WH


Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 II. שָׁלֵם proper name, of a location abbreviated from יְרוּשָׁלַםִ (q. v.), and perhaps (Gunk Dr) intended as archaism Genesis 14:18, compare (poetry) Psalm 76:3 ("" צִיּוֺן); see Jos Ant. i. 10, 2; ᵐ5 Σαλημ and (Psalm) εἰρήνη.

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List of Word Forms
בְשָׁלֵ֣ם בשלם שָׁלֵ֔ם שלם ḇə·šā·lêm ḇəšālêm šā·lêm šālêm shaLem veshaLem
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