Megan (jehoshabeath) wrote,
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Exodus and Revelation Stones

Here's a cross-walk of the stones named in Exodus 28:17-20 and Revelation 21:19-20. The corresponding Greek words are taken from the Septuagint. The numbers refer to the order that they are listed.

1-1 sardius (אֹדֶם) - σάρδιον 6
1-2 topaz (פִּטְדָה) - τοπάζιον 9
1-3 emerald (בָּרֶקֶת) - σμάραγδος 4
2-1 turquoise (נֹפֶךְ) - ἄνθραξ (-)
2-2 sapphire (סַפִּיר) - σάπφειρος 2
2-3 diamond (יַהֲלֹם) - ἴασπις 1
3-1 jacinth (לֶשֶׁם) - λιγύριον (-)
3-2 agate (שְׁבוֹ) - ἀχάτης (-)
3-3 amethyst (אַחְלָמָה) - ἀμέθυστος 12
4-1 beryl (תַּרְשִׁישׁ) - χρυσόλιθος 7
4-2 onyx (שֹׁהַם) - βηρύλλιον 8
4-3 jasper (יָֽשְׁפִה) - ὀνύχιον (-)
(-) chalcedony - χαλκηδών 3
(-) sardonyx - σαρδόνυξ 5
(-) chrysoprase - χρυσόπρασος 10
(-) jacinth - ὑάκινθος 11
Tags: exodus, revelation, stones
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