Besem

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1314  
Original WordWord Origin
~Xbfrom the same as (01313)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
BesemTWOT - 290a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
beh'-sem     Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. spice, balsam, balsam tree, perfume
  2. (TWOT) sweet, sweet smell, sweet odour
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 30
balsam 3, fragrant 2, spice 2, spices 22, sweet perfume 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Exodus4
1 Kings3
2 Kings1
1 Chronicles2
2 Chronicles5
Esther1
Solomon7
Isaiah2
Ezekiel1


Total26
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 Besem". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .