BAY (2) ba (lashon, literally "tongue"; kolpos): The word occurs in the sense of inlet of the sea in the Old Testament only in Joshua 15:2,5; 18:19, and in New Testament only in Acts 27:39 (of Malta, the King James Version "creek"). Copyright Statement These files are public domain. Bibliography Information Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'BAY (2)'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.