ba-a-si'a, ba-a-se'-ya ba`aseyah, ("the Lord is bold"):

Perhaps for ma`aseyah, after the Greek Maasai, B, Maasai, "the work of the Lord." Compare Gray, Studies in Hebrew Proper Names, 293. An ancestor of Asaph, the musician (1 Chronicles 6:40).

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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'BAASEIAH'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.