Word Summary
yashan: old
Original Word: יָשָׁן
Transliteration: yashan
Phonetic Spelling: (yaw-shawn')
Part of Speech: Adjective
Short Definition: old
Meaning: old
Strong's Concordance

From yashen; old -- old.

see HEBREW yashen


H3465. yashan

יָשָׁןadjective old (originally, as it seems, withered, flabby , like a lifeless plant with top hanging down, as if in sleep; compare

Niph`al above, and Late Hebrew יָשַׁן‎ Pi`ellet a thing grow old ) — יָשָׁןLeviticus 25:22 3t.; feminine יָשָׁנָהIsaiah 22:11 2t.; plural יְשָׁנִים‎ Cant 7:14; — old: הַיְשָׁנָה הַבְּרֵכָה22:11; הַיְשָׁנָה שַׁעַרNehemiah 3:6; so 12:39; of choice fruits, Cant 7:14 (opposed to חדשׁ‎); substantive old harvest, store, Leviticus 25:22 (twice in verse); 26:12 (twice in verse) (H; opposed to חדשׁ‎).