eshel: a tamarisk treeOriginal Word: אֵ֫שֶׁלPart of Speech:
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from an unused wordDefinition
a tamarisk treeNASB Translation
tamarisk tree (3).
Brown-Driver-Briggs אֵ֫שֶׁל noun masculine tamarisk-tree
, Sabean אתֿל
compare DHMBS ii. 958
; on an Aramaic אַתְלָא
see LöwNo. 38
; compare TristrFFP 250
) planted by Abraham Genesis 21:33
(J); in 1 Samuel 22:6
Saul is dwelling בַּגִּבְעָה תַּחַתהָֿאֵשֶׁל בָּרָמָה
; 1 Samuel 31:13
Saul and his sons are buried ׳תַּחַתהָֿא
; it was perhaps a sacred tree, marking shrine.
From a root of uncertain signification; a tamarisk tree; by extension, a grove of any kind -- grove, tree.