shabats: probably to weave in checker (or plaited) workOriginal Word: שָׁבַץPart of Speech:
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. rootDefinition
probably to weave in checker (or plaited) workNASB Translation
set (2), weave the of checkered (1), work (2).
] verb Pi`el
probably weave in chequer or plaited work
(Late Hebrew שָׁבַץ ornament a vessel with a pattern
; Syriac (Lexicons) immiscuit
see also LagBN 143
Pi`el Perfect2masculine singular וְשִׁבַּצְתָּ֫ Exodus 28:39 (P), and thou shalt chequer (or plait) the tunic (in) byssus.
Pu`al Participle masculine plural מְשֻׁבָּצִים זָהָב Exodus 28:20 (P), inwoven (i.e. set in a chequered or plaited mounting) with gold (-thread) shall they be (of gems).
A primitive root; to interweave (colored) threads in squares; by implication (of reticulation) to inchase gems in gold -- embroider, set.