the Week of Christ the King / Proper 29 / Ordinary 34
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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #7895 - שׁוּשַׁק
Shishak = “greedy of fine linen”
1) king of Egypt, Sheshonk I, 1st king of the Bubastite 22nd dynasty; ruled in Egypt during the reigns of Solomon and Rehoboam and attacked the southern kingdom under Rehoboam and apparently made it tributary
שׁוּת see שׁית.
שִׁישַׁק proper name, masculine king of Egypt, Solomon's time ( 10th century B.C.), 1 Kings 11:40; 1 Kings 14:25 Qr (Kt שושק), = 2 Chronicles 12:2,9, שִׁישָׁ֑ק 2 Chronicles 12:5; 2 Chronicles 12:5; 2 Chronicles 12:7; = Šešonk I, first king of 22nd dynasty, Blau ZMG xv (1861), 233ff. Steind BAS i. 351; = Sošenk WMM As.u.Eur.166 ff.; Ency. Bib. SHISHAK; compare Griffith Hast. DB SHISHAK. p. 1004
שׁוּשַׁק 1 Kings 14:25 כתיב, where קרי reads שִׁישַׁק, which see.