1880. deshen
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deshen: fatness, ashes of fat
Original Word: דָּ֫שֶׁן
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: deshen
Phonetic Spelling: (deh'-shen)
Short Definition: ashes

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from dashen
fatness, ashes of fat
NASB Translation
abundance (3), ashes (8), fatness (4).

דֶּ֫שֶׁן noun masculine fatness, fat ashes — absolute ׳ד Psalm 63:6 8t., דָּ֑שֶׁן Leviticus 1:16 3t.; construct דֶּשֶׁן Psalm 36:9; suffix דִּשְׁנִי Judges 9:9

1 fatness, abundance, luxuriance, oil, Judges 9:9 (of olive tree); abundance, fertility Psalm 63:6 (in simile "" חֵלֶב), Psalm 65:12, of food and drink, Job 36:16; Jeremiah 31:14; passing over into figurative of spiritual blessing Psalm 36:9 (ביתך ׳ד), Isaiah 55:2.

2 fat ashes, i.e. ashes of victims, mixed with the fat Leviticus 1:16; Leviticus 4:12 (twice in verse); Leviticus 6:3; Leviticus 6:4 (all P) Jeremiah 31:40; 1 Kings 13:3,5.

ashes, fatness

From dashen; the fat; abstractly fatness, i.e. (figuratively) abundance; specifically the (fatty) ashes of sacrifices -- ashes, fatness.

see HEBREW dashen

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