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Lexicon :: Strong's H1116 - bamah

בָּמָה

Transliteration
bamah
Pronunciation
bam·mä' (Key)
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From an unused root (meaning to be high)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 253

Outline of Biblical Usage
  1. high place, ridge, height, bamah (technical name for cultic platform)

    1. high place, mountain

    2. high places, battlefields

    3. high places (as places of worship)

    4. funeral mound?

KJV Translation Count — Total: 102x
The KJV translates Strongs H1116 in the following manner: high place (100x), heights (1x), waves (1x).
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon Help

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H1116 matches the Hebrew בָּמָה (bamah ),
which occurs 102 times in 92 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 2 (Lev 26:30–2Ch 1:13)

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Tools specific to Lev 26:30

Lev 26:30

And I will destroy your high places, H1116 and cut down your images, and cast your carcases upon the carcases of your idols, and my soul shall abhor you.

Tools specific to Num 22:41

Num 22:41

And it came to pass on the morrow, that Balak took Balaam, and brought him up into the high places H1116 of Baal, that thence he might see the utmost part of the people.

Tools specific to Num 33:52

Num 33:52

Then ye shall drive out all the inhabitants of the land from before you, and destroy all their pictures, and destroy all their molten images, and quite pluck down all their high places: H1116

Tools specific to Deu 32:13

Deu 32:13

He made him ride on the high places H1116 of the earth, that he might eat the increase of the fields; and he made him to suck honey out of the rock, and oil out of the flinty rock;

Tools specific to Deu 33:29

Deu 33:29

Happy art thou, O Israel: who is like unto thee, O people saved by the LORD, the shield of thy help, and who is the sword of thy excellency! and thine enemies shall be found liars unto thee; and thou shalt tread upon their high places. H1116

Tools specific to 1Sa 9:12

1Sa 9:12

And they answered them, and said, He is; behold, he is before you: make haste now, for he came to day to the city; for there is a sacrifice of the people to day in the high place: H1116

Tools specific to 1Sa 9:13

1Sa 9:13

As soon as ye be come into the city, ye shall straightway find him, before he go up to the high place H1116 to eat: for the people will not eat until he come, because he doth bless the sacrifice; and afterwards they eat that be bidden. Now therefore get you up; for about this time ye shall find him.

Tools specific to 1Sa 9:14

1Sa 9:14

And they went up into the city: and when they were come into the city, behold, Samuel came out against them, for to go up to the high place. H1116

Tools specific to 1Sa 9:19

1Sa 9:19

And Samuel answered Saul, and said, I am the seer: go up before me unto the high place; H1116 for ye shall eat with me to day, and to morrow I will let thee go, and will tell thee all that is in thine heart.

Tools specific to 1Sa 9:25

1Sa 9:25

And when they were come down from the high place H1116 into the city, Samuel communed with Saul upon the top of the house.

Tools specific to 1Sa 10:5

1Sa 10:5

After that thou shalt come to the hill of God, where is the garrison of the Philistines: and it shall come to pass, when thou art come thither to the city, that thou shalt meet a company of prophets coming down from the high place H1116 with a psaltery, and a tabret, and a pipe, and a harp, before them; and they shall prophesy:

Tools specific to 1Sa 10:13

1Sa 10:13

And when he had made an end of prophesying, he came to the high place. H1116

Tools specific to 2Sa 1:19

2Sa 1:19

The beauty of Israel is slain upon thy high places: H1116 how are the mighty fallen!

Tools specific to 2Sa 1:25

2Sa 1:25

How are the mighty fallen in the midst of the battle! O Jonathan, thou wast slain in thine high places. H1116

Tools specific to 2Sa 22:34

2Sa 22:34

He maketh my feet like hinds' feet: and setteth me upon my high places. H1116

Tools specific to 1Ki 3:2

1Ki 3:2

Only the people sacrificed in high places, H1116 because there was no house built unto the name of the LORD, until those days.

Tools specific to 1Ki 3:3

1Ki 3:3

And Solomon loved the LORD, walking in the statutes of David his father: only he sacrificed and burnt incense in high places. H1116

Tools specific to 1Ki 3:4

1Ki 3:4

And the king went to Gibeon to sacrifice there; for that was the great high place: H1116 a thousand burnt offerings did Solomon offer upon that altar.

Tools specific to 1Ki 11:7

1Ki 11:7

Then did Solomon build an high place H1116 for Chemosh, the abomination of Moab, in the hill that is before Jerusalem, and for Molech, the abomination of the children of Ammon.

Tools specific to 1Ki 12:31

1Ki 12:31

And he made an house of high places, H1116 and made priests of the lowest of the people, which were not of the sons of Levi.

Tools specific to 1Ki 12:32

1Ki 12:32

And Jeroboam ordained a feast in the eighth month, on the fifteenth day of the month, like unto the feast that is in Judah, and he offered upon the altar. So did he in Bethel, sacrificing unto the calves that he had made: and he placed in Bethel the priests of the high places H1116 which he had made.

Tools specific to 1Ki 13:2

1Ki 13:2

And he cried against the altar in the word of the LORD, and said, O altar, altar, thus saith the LORD; Behold, a child shall be born unto the house of David, Josiah by name; and upon thee shall he offer the priests of the high places H1116 that burn incense upon thee, and men's bones shall be burnt upon thee.

Tools specific to 1Ki 13:32

1Ki 13:32

For the saying which he cried by the word of the LORD against the altar in Bethel, and against all the houses of the high places H1116 which are in the cities of Samaria, shall surely come to pass.

Tools specific to 1Ki 13:33

1Ki 13:33

After this thing Jeroboam returned not from his evil way, but made again of the lowest of the people priests of the high places: H1116 whosoever would, he consecrated him, and he became one of the priests of the high places. H1116

Tools specific to 1Ki 14:23

1Ki 14:23

For they also built them high places, H1116 and images, and groves, on every high hill, and under every green tree.

Tools specific to 1Ki 15:14

1Ki 15:14

But the high places H1116 were not removed: nevertheless Asa's heart was perfect with the LORD all his days.

Tools specific to 1Ki 22:43

1Ki 22:43

And he walked in all the ways of Asa his father; he turned not aside from it, doing that which was right in the eyes of the LORD: nevertheless the high places H1116 were not taken away; for the people offered and burnt incense yet in the high places. H1116

Tools specific to 2Ki 12:3

2Ki 12:3

But the high places H1116 were not taken away: the people still sacrificed and burnt incense in the high places. H1116

Tools specific to 2Ki 14:4

2Ki 14:4

Howbeit the high places H1116 were not taken away: as yet the people did sacrifice and burnt incense on the high places. H1116

Tools specific to 2Ki 15:4

2Ki 15:4

Save that the high places H1116 were not removed: the people sacrificed and burnt incense still on the high places. H1116

Tools specific to 2Ki 15:35

2Ki 15:35

Howbeit the high places H1116 were not removed: the people sacrificed and burned incense still in the high places. H1116 He built the higher gate of the house of the LORD.

Tools specific to 2Ki 16:4

2Ki 16:4

And he sacrificed and burnt incense in the high places, H1116 and on the hills, and under every green tree.

Tools specific to 2Ki 17:9

2Ki 17:9

And the children of Israel did secretly those things that were not right against the LORD their God, and they built them high places H1116 in all their cities, from the tower of the watchmen to the fenced city.

Tools specific to 2Ki 17:11

2Ki 17:11

And there they burnt incense in all the high places, H1116 as did the heathen whom the LORD carried away before them; and wrought wicked things to provoke the LORD to anger:

Tools specific to 2Ki 17:29

2Ki 17:29

Howbeit every nation made gods of their own, and put them in the houses of the high places H1116 which the Samaritans had made, every nation in their cities wherein they dwelt.

Tools specific to 2Ki 17:32

2Ki 17:32

So they feared the LORD, and made unto themselves of the lowest of them priests of the high places, H1116 which sacrificed for them in the houses of the high places. H1116

Tools specific to 2Ki 18:4

2Ki 18:4

He removed the high places, H1116 and brake the images, and cut down the groves, and brake in pieces the brasen serpent that Moses had made: for unto those days the children of Israel did burn incense to it: and he called it Nehushtan.

Tools specific to 2Ki 18:22

2Ki 18:22

But if ye say unto me, We trust in the LORD our God: is not that he, whose high places H1116 and whose altars Hezekiah hath taken away, and hath said to Judah and Jerusalem, Ye shall worship before this altar in Jerusalem?

Tools specific to 2Ki 21:3

2Ki 21:3

For he built up again the high places H1116 which Hezekiah his father had destroyed; and he reared up altars for Baal, and made a grove, as did Ahab king of Israel; and worshipped all the host of heaven, and served them.

Tools specific to 2Ki 23:5

2Ki 23:5

And he put down the idolatrous priests, whom the kings of Judah had ordained to burn incense in the high places H1116 in the cities of Judah, and in the places round about Jerusalem; them also that burned incense unto Baal, to the sun, and to the moon, and to the planets, and to all the host of heaven.

Tools specific to 2Ki 23:8

2Ki 23:8

And he brought all the priests out of the cities of Judah, and defiled the high places H1116 where the priests had burned incense, from Geba to Beersheba, and brake down the high places H1116 of the gates that were in the entering in of the gate of Joshua the governor of the city, which were on a man's left hand at the gate of the city.

Tools specific to 2Ki 23:9

2Ki 23:9

Nevertheless the priests of the high places H1116 came not up to the altar of the LORD in Jerusalem, but they did eat of the unleavened bread among their brethren.

Tools specific to 2Ki 23:13

2Ki 23:13

And the high places H1116 that were before Jerusalem, which were on the right hand of the mount of corruption, which Solomon the king of Israel had builded for Ashtoreth the abomination of the Zidonians, and for Chemosh the abomination of the Moabites, and for Milcom the abomination of the children of Ammon, did the king defile.

Tools specific to 2Ki 23:15

2Ki 23:15

Moreover the altar that was at Bethel, and the high place H1116 which Jeroboam the son of Nebat, who made Israel to sin, had made, both that altar and the high place H1116 he brake down, and burned the high place, H1116 and stamped it small to powder, and burned the grove.

Tools specific to 2Ki 23:19

2Ki 23:19

And all the houses also of the high places H1116 that were in the cities of Samaria, which the kings of Israel had made to provoke the LORD to anger, Josiah took away, and did to them according to all the acts that he had done in Bethel.

Tools specific to 2Ki 23:20

2Ki 23:20

And he slew all the priests of the high places H1116 that were there upon the altars, and burned men's bones upon them, and returned to Jerusalem.

Tools specific to 1Ch 16:39

1Ch 16:39

And Zadok the priest, and his brethren the priests, before the tabernacle of the LORD in the high place H1116 that was at Gibeon,

Tools specific to 1Ch 21:29

1Ch 21:29

For the tabernacle of the LORD, which Moses made in the wilderness, and the altar of the burnt offering, were at that season in the high place H1116 at Gibeon.

Tools specific to 2Ch 1:3

2Ch 1:3

So Solomon, and all the congregation with him, went to the high place H1116 that was at Gibeon; for there was the tabernacle of the congregation of God, which Moses the servant of the LORD had made in the wilderness.

Tools specific to 2Ch 1:13

2Ch 1:13

Then Solomon came from his journey to the high place H1116 that was at Gibeon to Jerusalem, from before the tabernacle of the congregation, and reigned over Israel.

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1. Lev 26:30–2Ch 1:13

2. 2Ch 11:15–Hab 3:19

 
 
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