שׁושׁנּה שׁשׁן שׁושׁן שׁוּשׁן 


showshan; shoo-shan' or shoshan shoAshawn' or showshannah shoAshawn' and (fem.) Shuwshan



Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 7797, Greek 4677 sousanna

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2356

KJV Translation Count — 15x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: lily (13), Shoshannim (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. lily
a. probably any lily-like flower
b. Shoshannim, in title of Psalm 45:1

Strong's Definitions

shuwshan, shoo-shan'; or showshan, shoshawn'; or shoshan, sho- shawn'; and (feminine) showshannah, sho-shan-naw'; from 7797; a lily (from its whiteness), as a flower of arch. ornament; also a (straight) trumpet (from the tubular shape): lily, Shoshannim.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the chapiters that were upon the top of the pillars were of H7799 work in the porch, four cubits.


And upon the top of the pillars was H7799 work: so was the work of the pillars finished.


And it was an hand breadth thick, and the brim thereof was wrought like the brim of a cup, with flowers of lilies: it contained two thousand baths.


And the thickness of it was an handbreadth, and the brim of it like the work of the brim of a cup, with flowers of lilies; and it received and held three thousand baths.


Arise for our help, and redeem us for thy mercies' sake.


O God, thou art terrible out of thy holy places: the God of Israel is he that giveth strength and power unto his people. Blessed be God.


I am the rose of Sharon, and the H7799 of the valleys.


As the H7799 among thorns, so is my love among the daughters.


My beloved is mine, and I am his: he feedeth among the lilies.


Thy two breasts are like two young roes that are twins, which feed among the lilies.