H887 בּאשׁ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to smell bad; figuratively to be offensive morally

KJV Usage: (make to) be abhorred (had in abomination, loathsome, odious), (cause a, make to) stink (-ing savour), X utterly.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to have a bad smell, stink, smell bad
a. (Qal) to stink, smell bad
b. (Niphal)
1. to become odious
2. to make oneself odious
c. (Hiphil)
1. to stink, emit a stinking odour
2. to cause to stink
3. of wickedness (fig.)
d. (Hithpael) to make oneself odious
2. (TWOT) to abhor
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 195
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H887 בּאשׁ is used in the Bible

16 occurrences of H887 בּאשׁ

Genesis 34:30
Exodus 5:21
Exodus 7:18
Exodus 7:21
Exodus 8:14
Exodus 16:20
Exodus 16:24
1 Samuel 13:4
1 Samuel 27:12
2 Samuel 10:6
2 Samuel 16:21
1 Chronicles 19:6
Psalms 38:5
Proverbs 13:5
Ecclesiastes 10:1
Isaiah 50:2

Corresponding Greek Words

baash G3605 ozo
baash ni,hi,hithp G153 aischuno
beosh G3744 osme