2810. chishshabon
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chishshabon: device, invention
Original Word: חִשְּׁבֹנוֹת
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: chishshabon
Phonetic Spelling: (khish-shaw-bone')
Short Definition: devices

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from chashab
device, invention
NASB Translation
devices (1), engines (1).

[חִשָּׁבוֺן] noun masculine device, invention (compare LagBN 200) — only plural absolute חִשְּׁבֹנוֺת; עָשָׁה הָאֱלֹהִים אֶתהָֿאָדָם יָשָׁר וְהֵמָּה בִקְשׁוּ חִשְּׁבֹנוֺת רַבִּים Ecclesiastes 7:29 God made mankind upright but they sought out many devices; וַיַּעַשׂ חִשְּׁבֹנוֺת מַחֲשֶׁבֶת חֹוֺשֵׁב2Chronicles 26:15 and he made contrivances (i.e. engines of war for hurling stones and arrows, see vb) the invention of inventive men.

engine, invention

From chashab; a contrivance, i.e. Actual (a warlike machine) or mental (a machination) -- engine, invention.

see HEBREW chashab

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