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Bamah

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   01116  
Original WordWord Origin
hmbfrom an unused root (meaning to be high)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
BamahTWOT - 253
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
bam-maw'   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. high place, ridge, height, bamah (technical name for cultic platform)
    1. high place, mountain
    2. high places, battlefields
    3. high places (as places of worship)
    4. funeral mound?
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 102
high place 100, heights 1, waves 1
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Leviticus1
Numbers2
Deuteronomy2
1 Samuel7
2 Samuel3
1 Kings12
2 Kings19
1 Chronicles2
2 Chronicles17
Job1
Psalms2
Isaiah5
Jeremiah6
Ezekiel6
Hosea1
Amos2
Micah3
Habakkuk1


Total92
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Bamah". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .