815. eshel
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eshel: a tamarisk tree
Original Word: אֵ֫שֶׁל
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: eshel
Phonetic Spelling: (ay'-shel)
Short Definition: tree

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from an unused word
a tamarisk tree
NASB Translation
tamarisk tree (3).

אֵ֫שֶׁל noun masculine tamarisk-tree (Arabic , Sabean אתֿל SabDenkm65 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.

grove, tree

From a root of uncertain signification; a tamarisk tree; by extension, a grove of any kind -- grove, tree.

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