8263. sheqets
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sheqets: detestation, detestable thing
Original Word: שֶׁ֫קֶץ
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: sheqets
Phonetic Spelling: (sheh'-kets)
Short Definition: detestable

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from an unused word
detestation, detestable thing
NASB Translation
abhorrent (3), detestable (4), detestable thing (1), detestable things (3).

שֶׁ֫קֶץ noun masculineLeviticus 7:21 detestation, detestable thing; — ׳שׁ of the ceremonially unclean. Leviticus 7:21; creatures forbidden as food: water animals without fins or scales Leviticus 11:10,11,12, birds of prey, etc., Leviticus 11:13, winged creeping things Leviticus 11:20; Leviticus 11:23, creeping vermin Leviticus 11:41; Leviticus 11:42 (all P), compare Isaiah 66:17 (+ בְּשַׂר הַחֲזִיר, הָעַכְבָּר); see RSSemitic i. 275, 2nd ed. 293; K 309 f., 2nd ed. 311 f.Ezekiel 8:10 read probably שִׁקּוּצִים, see שִׁקּוּץ.


From shaqats; filth, i.e. (figuratively and specifically) an idolatrous object -- abominable(-tion).

see HEBREW shaqats

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