Strong's Concordance, Hebrew Dictionary

third, three, Hebrew: שָׁלוֹשׁ, šālôš (H7969)

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Here are fork, often, third, thir, three, thrice and related words in the Bible. What does the source Hebrew word שָׁלוֹשׁ mean and how is it used in the Bible? Below are the English definition details. Also below are examples within Bible verses highlighted in yellow (follow this link to go there). Tap or hover on blue, underlined words to see more original scripture and meanings. Information sourced from Strong's Concordance[1].

Definition Details

Strong's Number: H7969

Hebrew Base Word: שָׁלוֹשׁ

Part of speech: Proper Name

Usage: + fork, + often(-times), third, thir(-teen, -teenth), three, + thrice

Definition: Three; occasionally (ordinal) third, or (multiple) thrice.

Detailed definition:

  1. Three, triad.
    1. 3, 300, third.

Derived terms: Or שָׁלֹשׁ; masculine שְׁלוֹשָׁה; or שְׁלֹשָׁה; a primitive number.

See also:

  1. H7991

Comments: Compare H7991.


  1. Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: ʃɔːˈloʃ
  2. Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: ʃɑːˈlo̞wʃ
  3. Transliteration: šālôš
  4. Biblical Pronunciation: shaw-LOHSH
  5. Modern Pronunciation: sha-LOHSH

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