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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #1313 - בָּשָׂם

from an unused root meaning to be fragrant
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine

1) spice, balsam

2) (TWOT) sweet, sweet smell, sweet odour

Frequency Lists  
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KJV (1)
Song of Solomon
HCS ( 0 )
BSB ( 0 )
ESV ( 0 )
WEB ( 0 )
WEB (1)
Song of Solomon
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2024) mxb (בסמ BSM) AC: ? CO: Spice AB: ?: (eng: balsam - with an added l)

Nm) mxb (בסמ BSM) - Spice: Sweet smelling spices. KJV (1): spice - Strongs: H1313 (בָּשָׂם)

gm) mxfb (בוסמ BWSM) - Spice: A sweet smelling spice. [df: MVb] KJV (29): spice, sweet, sweet - Strongs: H1314 (בֶּשֶׂם)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

בָּשָׂם or בְּשָׂם (with Kametz impure) m., balsam, the balsam plant, formerly frequent in the gardens of Judæa, and still cultivated at Tiberias, Song of Solomon 5:1. (Arab. بَشَامُ an odorous shrub, like the balsam tree; by the insertion of Lam quadril. بلسام, بلسم, بلسان βάλσαμος, the balsam tree.) [“Ch. and Talmud. בּוּסְמָן, also אֲפַרְסְמוֹן, l being changed into r.”]

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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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