BDB9024 [H8251]

שִׁקּוּץ, שִׁקֻּץ noun masculineDan 11:31 detested thing; — absolute שִׁקּוּץ Dan 11:31; Dan 12:11, construct שִׁקֻּץ 1Kgs 11:5 +; plural שִׁקּוּצִים 2Chr 15:8, שִׁקֻּצִים 2Kgs 23:24 construct שִׁקּוּצֵי Ezek 20:7; Ezek 20:8 suffix שִׁקּוּצֵיהֶם Jer 16:18+, etc.; — detested thing, epithet of Israel Hos 9:10 (si vera lectio; not elsewhere before Deuteronomy); of fifth Nah 3:6 apparently of unclean food Zech 9:7 (as שֶׁקֶץ); of idols (so usually; often || תּוֺעֵבָה, גִּלּוּל, etc.), Deut 29:16; 2Kgs 23:24; Jer 4:1; Jer 7:30=Jer 32:34; Jer 13:27; Jer 16:18; Ezek 5:11; Ezek 7:30; Ezek 11:18; Ezek 11:20; Ezek 20:7; Ezek 20:8; Ezek 20:30; Ezek 37:23 of idolatrous practices Dan 9:27, but read probably as Dan 11:31 (so ᵐ5 θ), and כַגּוֺ for כנף (see Dr); (מְ)שֹׁמֵם ׳שׁ Dan 11:31; Dan 12:11 destested thing causing horror is the heathen altar erected in temple by Antiochus Epiphanes, with (probably) a statue of Zeus Olympios = (Phoenician) בלְשמם lord of heaven; the prophet puts שִׁקּוּץ for בעל, and (מְ)שֹׁמֵם for שָׁמַיִם; compare NesZAW iv (1884), 248 CheOP 103 DrDn.

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