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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #3958 - לֶשֶׁם
1) a precious stone
1a) a precious stone in the high priest’s breast-plate
1a1) probably jacinth or ligure
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
(1) a kind of precious stone, Exodus 28:19, 39:12. LXX. λιγύριον. Vulgate ligurius, Germ. Opal.
(2) Joshua 19:47, a town, otherwise called לַיִשׁ and דָּן.
the Week of Proper 22 / Ordinary 27