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Lexicon :: Strong's H1310 - bāšal

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A primitive root
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Strong’s Definitions

בָּשַׁל bâshal, baw-shal'; a primitive root; properly, to boil up; hence, to be done in cooking; figuratively to ripen:—bake, boil, bring forth, roast, seethe, sod (be sodden).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 28x

The KJV translates Strong's H1310 in the following manner: seethe (10x), boil (6x), sod (6x), bake (2x), ripe (2x), roast (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 28x
The KJV translates Strong's H1310 in the following manner: seethe (10x), boil (6x), sod (6x), bake (2x), ripe (2x), roast (2x).
  1. to boil, cook, bake, roast, ripen, grow ripe

    1. (Qal)

      1. to boil, cook

      2. to grow ripe, ripen

    2. (Piel)

      1. to boil

      2. to cook

    3. (Pual)

      1. to be boiled

      2. to be sodden

    4. (Hiphil)

      1. to ripen

      2. ripen, brought to ripeness

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בָּשַׁל bâshal, baw-shal'; a primitive root; properly, to boil up; hence, to be done in cooking; figuratively to ripen:—bake, boil, bring forth, roast, seethe, sod (be sodden).
STRONGS H1310: Abbreviations
בָּשַׁל verb boil, seethe (intransitive), grow ripe (Aramaic בְּשַׁל, Lewb ripen, Nas. Lfwb boil, NSyriac Lw&b be boiled, cooked, compare Assyrian bašâlu (bašlu, cooked) ZimBP 76) —
Qal Perfect בָּשַׁל Joel 1 Samuel 4:13, בָּֽשְׁלוּ Ezekiel 24:5; — boil, cook (intransitive) Ezekiel 24:5; grow ripe (of קציר) Joel 4:13 [Joel 3:13]; —
Pi. Perfect 3rd person masculine singular suffix בִּשְּׁלָם 1 Kings 19:21; וּבִשַּׁלְתָּ֫ Exodus 29:31; Deuteronomy 16:7, בִּשְּׁלוּ Lamentations 4:10 + 2 times, וּבִשְּׁלוּ consecutive Zechariah 14:21; Imperfect 3rd person feminine singular וַתְּבַשֵּׁל 2 Samuel 13:8; 2nd person masculine singular תְּבַשֵּׁל Exodus 23:19 + 2 times, יְבַשְּׁלוּ Ezekiel 46:20, 24, וַיְבַשְּׁלוּ 2 Chronicles 35:13, תְּבַשְּׁלוּ Exodus 16:23, וַנְּבַשֵּׁל 2 Kings 6:29; Imperative בַּשֵּׁל 2 Kings 4:38, בַּשְּׁלוּ Leviticus 8:31, בַּשֵּׁ֑לוּ Exodus 16:23; Infinitive בַּשֵּׁל 1 Samuel 2:13; Participle מְבַשְּׁלִים Ezekiel 46:24; —
1. boil (transitive) object omitted Numbers 11:8, בָּשָׂר 1 Samuel 2:13; גְּדִי Exodus 23:19; Exodus 34:26; Deuteronomy 14:21; נזיד 2 Kings 4:38; of offerings, object הקדשׁים 2 Chronicles 35:13; object אשׁם Ezekiel 46:20, זבח Ezekiel 46:24 (no object) Ezekiel 46:24, compare Zechariah 14:21 (no object); Exodus 16:23 (twice in verse) opposed to אפה bake.
2. cook (general), object בשׂר 1 Kings 19:21; Exodus 29:31; Leviticus 8:31 (both P); object בֵּן 2 Kings 6:29 compare יֶלֶד Lamentations 4:10; hence also of הפסח Deuteronomy 16:7 (compare Di; || Exodus 12:8, 9 has צְלִי אֵשׁ opposed to מְבֻשָּׁל בַּמַּיִם) 2 Chronicles 35:13 (בָּאֵשׁ), cakes (הלבבות) 2 Samuel 13:8.
Pu. Perfect 3rd person feminine singular בֻּשָּׁ֑לָה Leviticus 6:21; Imperfect 3rd person feminine singular תְּכֻשַּׁל־ Leviticus 6:21; Participle מְבֻשָּׁל Exodus 12:9; 1 Samuel 2:15; — be boiled, sodden, במים Exodus 12:9 compare Leviticus 6:21 (twice in verse) (all P) 1 Samuel 2:15.
Hiph. Perfect הִבְשִׁילוּ ripened, brought to ripeness Genesis 40:10 (a vine, its grape-clusters).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs




12:8; 12:9; 12:9; 12:9; 16:23; 16:23; 16:23; 23:19; 23:19; 29:31; 29:31; 34:26


6:21; 6:21; 6:21; 8:31; 8:31




14:21; 16:7; 16:7

1 Samuel

2:13; 2:13; 2:15; 2:15

2 Samuel

13:8; 13:8

1 Kings

19:21; 19:21

2 Kings

4:38; 4:38; 6:29; 6:29

2 Chronicles

35:13; 35:13; 35:13


4:10; 4:10


24:5; 24:5; 46:20; 46:20; 46:24; 46:24; 46:24; 46:24


1; 3:13


14:21; 14:21

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1310 matches the Hebrew בָּשַׁל (bāšal),
which occurs 28 times in 24 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:10 - and in the vine were three branches. It was as though it budded, its blossoms shot forth, and the clusters of it brought forth ripe grapes.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 12:9 - Don't eat it raw, nor boiled at all with water, but roasted with fire; with its head, its legs and its inner parts.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 16:23 - He said to them, "This is that which the LORD has spoken, 'Tomorrow is a solemn rest, a holy Shabbat to the LORD. Bake that which you want to bake, and boil that which you want to boil; and all that remains over lay up for yourselves to be kept until the morning."
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:19 - The first of the first fruits of your ground you shall bring into the house of the LORD your God. "You shall not boil a kid in its mother's milk.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:31 - "You shall take the ram of consecration, and boil its flesh in a holy place.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 34:26 - You shall bring the first of the first fruits of your ground to the house of the LORD your God. You shall not boil a young goat in its mother's milk."
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 6:28 - But the earthen vessel in which it is boiled shall be broken; and if it is boiled in a brazen vessel, it shall be scoured, and rinsed in water.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 8:31 - Moshe said to Aharon and to his sons, "Boil the flesh at the door of the Tent of Meeting, and there eat it and the bread that is in the basket of consecration, as I commanded, saying, 'Aharon and his sons shall eat it.'
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 11:8 - The people went about, and gathered it, and ground it in mills, or beat it in mortars, and boiled it in pots, and made cakes of it: and the taste of it was as the taste of fresh oil.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 14:21 - You shall not eat of anything that dies of itself: you may give it to the foreigner living among you who is within your gates, that he may eat it; or you may sell it to a foreigner: for you are a holy people to the LORD your God. You shall not boil a kid in its mother's milk.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 16:7 - You shall roast and eat it in the place which the LORD your God shall choose: and you shall turn in the morning, and go to your tents.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:13 - The custom of the Kohanim with the people was that when any man offered sacrifice, the Kohen's servant came, while the flesh was boiling, with a flesh-hook of three teeth in his hand;
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:15 - Yes, before they burnt the fat, the Kohen's servant came, and said to the man who sacrificed, Give flesh to roast for the Kohen; for he will not have boiled flesh of you, but raw.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:8 - So Tamar went to her brother Amnon's house; and he was laid down. She took dough, and kneaded it, and made cakes in his sight, and did bake the cakes.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 19:21 - He returned from following him, and took the yoke of oxen, and killed them, and boiled their flesh with the instruments of the oxen, and gave to the people, and they ate. Then he arose, and went after Eliyah, and ministered to him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:38 - Elisha came again to Gilgal. There was a dearth in the land; and the sons of the prophets were sitting before him; and he said to his servant, Set on the great pot, and boil stew for the sons of the prophets.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 6:29 - So we boiled my son, and ate him: and I said to her on the next day, Give your son, that we may eat him; and she has hid her son.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:13 - They roasted the Pesach with fire according to the ordinance: and the holy offerings boiled they in pots, and in caldrons, and in pans, and carried them quickly to all the children of the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 4:10 - The hands of the pitiful women have boiled their own children; They were their food in the destruction of the daughter of my people.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 24:5 - Take the choice of the flock, and also a pile of wood for the bones under the caldron; make it boil well; yes, let the bones of it be boiled in the midst of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 46:20 - He said to me, This is the place where the Kohanim shall boil the trespass-offering and the sin-offering, and where they shall bake the meal-offering; that they not bring them forth into the outer court, to sanctify the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 46:24 - Then said he to me, These are the boiling-houses, where the ministers of the house shall boil the sacrifice of the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 3:13 - Put in the sickle; For the harvest is ripe. Come, tread, for the winepress is full, The vats overflow, for their wickedness is great."
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 14:21 - Yes, every pot in Yerushalayim and in Yehudah will be holy to the LORD of Hosts; and all those who sacrifice will come and take of them, and cook in them. In that day there will no longer be a Kana`ani in the house of the LORD of Hosts.
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