Ba'ash

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 887 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
Xaba primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Ba'ashTWOT - 195
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
baw-ash' Verb
Definition
  1. to have a bad smell, stink, smell bad
    1. (Qal) to stink, smell bad
    2. (Niphal)
      1. to become odious
      2. to make oneself odious
    3. (Hiphil)
      1. to stink, emit a stinking odour
      2. to cause to stink
      3. of wickedness (fig.)
    4. (Hithpael) to make oneself odious
  2. (TWOT) to abhor
NAS Word Usage - Total: 18
acts disgustingly 1, became foul 3, become foul 2, become odious 2, grow foul 1, made 1, made themselves odious 1, made yourself odious 1, making me odious 1, odious* 1, stink 2, surely made 1, surely made himself odious 1
NAS Verse Count
Genesis1
Exodus6
1 Samuel2
2 Samuel2
1 Chronicles1
Psalms1
Proverbs1
Ecclesiastes1
Isaiah1


Total16
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 Ba'ash". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .