H1116 בּמה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


בּמה
bâmâh
baw-maw'
From an unused root (meaning to be high); an elevation

KJV Usage: height, high place, wave.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

בּמה

1. high place, ridge, height, bamah (technical name for cultic platform)
a. high place, mountain
b. high places, battlefields
c. high places (as places of worship)
d. funeral mound?
Origin: from an unused root (meaning to be high)
TWOT: 253
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

View how H1116 בּמה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 92 occurrences of H1116 בּמה

Leviticus 26:30
Numbers 22:41
Numbers 33:52
Deuteronomy 32:13
Deuteronomy 33:29
1 Samuel 9:12
1 Samuel 9:13
1 Samuel 9:14
1 Samuel 9:19
1 Samuel 9:25
1 Samuel 10:5
1 Samuel 10:13
2 Samuel 1:19
2 Samuel 1:25
2 Samuel 22:34
1 Kings 3:2
1 Kings 3:3
1 Kings 3:4
1 Kings 11:7
1 Kings 12:31
1 Kings 12:32
1 Kings 13:2
1 Kings 13:32
1 Kings 13:33
1 Kings 14:23
1 Kings 15:14
1 Kings 22:43
2 Kings 12:3
2 Kings 14:4
2 Kings 15:4

Corresponding Greek Words

bamah G18 agathos
bamah G1015 bounos
bamah G1041 bomos
bamah G1497 eidolon
bamah G2048 eremos
bamah G2379 thusiasterion
bamah G2479 ischus
bamah G5308 hupselos
bamah G5311 hupsos
bammah G5101 tis *
chavmah G144 aisthesis