Word Summary
chetsen: bosom (of a garment)
Original Word: חֵצֶן
Transliteration: chetsen
Phonetic Spelling: (khay'-tsen)
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Short Definition: bosom (of a garment)
Meaning: bosom (of a garment)
Strong's Concordance

From an unused root meaning to hold firmly; the bosom (as comprised between the arms) -- bosom.


H2683. chetsen

[חֵ֫צֶן‎] noun masculine bosom of a garment (Arabic , Ethiopic also Syriac bosom (= *), see HoffmZMG 1878, 753 LagM ii. 361 ff.; BN 46 f.; on this word and following see BaNB 120; ZMG 1889, 183) — מְעַמֵּר וְחִצְנוֺ קוֺצֵר כַמּוֺ מִלֵּא שֶׁלּאֹPsalm 129:7 (grass) with which a reaper filleth not his hand, nor a binder his bosom.