2393. iaspis
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iaspis: jasper (a translucent stone)
Original Word: ἴασπις, ιδος, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: iaspis
Phonetic Spelling: (ee'-as-pis)
Short Definition: jasper
Definition: jasper; a precious stone.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of Semitic origin
jasper (a translucent stone)
NASB Translation
jasper (4).

STRONGS NT 2393: ἰάσπις

ἰάσπις, ἰασπιδος, (from Plato down), jasper; a precious stone of divers colors (for some are purple, others blue, others green, and others of the color of brass; Pliny, h. n. 37, 37 (8)): Revelation 4:3; Revelation 21:11, 18f. (But many think (questionably) the diamond to be meant here; others the precious opal; see Riehm, HWB, under the word Edelsteine, 8 and 10; B. D. under the word ; cf. 'Bible Educator' 2:352.)


Probably of foreign origin (see yashpheh); "jasper", a gem -- jasper.

see HEBREW yashpheh

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