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Lexicon :: Strong's H1310 - bāšal

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Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 292

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).
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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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 on the vine were three branches. And as it was budding, its blossoms came out, and its clusters produced H1310 ripe H1310 grapes.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 12:9 - ‘Do not eat any of it raw or boiled at H1310 all H1310 with water, but rather roasted with fire, both its head and its legs along with its entrails.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 16:23 - then he said to them, “This is what the LORD [fn]meant: Tomorrow is a Sabbath observance, a holy Sabbath to the LORD. Bake what you will bake and boil H1310 what you will boil H1310, and all that is left over [fn]put aside to be kept until morning.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:19 -

“You shall bring the choice first fruits of your soil into the house of the LORD your God.

“You are not to boil H1310 a young goat in the milk of its mother.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:31 -

“Now you shall take the ram of [fn]ordination and boil H1310 its flesh in a holy place.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 34:26 -

“You shall bring the very first of the first fruits of your soil into the house of the LORD your God.

“You shall not boil H1310 a young goat in its mother’s milk.”

Unchecked Copy BoxLev 6:28 - ‘Also the earthenware vessel in which it was boiled H1310 shall be broken; and if it was boiled H1310 in a bronze vessel, then it shall be scoured and rinsed in water.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 8:31 -

Then Moses said to Aaron and to his sons, “Boil H1310 the flesh at the doorway of the tent of meeting, and eat it there together with the bread which is in the basket of the ordination offering, just as I commanded, saying, ‘Aaron and his sons shall eat it.’

Unchecked Copy BoxNum 11:8 - The people would roam about and gather it and grind it [fn]between two millstones, or pound it in the mortar, and boil H1310 it in the pot and make loaves with it; and its taste was like the taste of [fn]cake baked with oil.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 14:21 -

“You shall not eat anything which dies of itself. You may give it to the stranger who is in your [fn]town, so that he may eat it, or you may sell it to a stranger; for you are a holy people to the LORD your God. You shall not boil H1310 a young goat in its mother’s milk.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 16:7 - “You shall cook H1310 and eat it in the place which the LORD your God chooses. In the morning you are to return to your tents.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:13 - And this was the custom of the priests with the people: when anyone was offering a sacrifice, the priest’s servant would come while the meat was cooking H1310, with a three-pronged fork in his hand.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:15 - Also, before they [fn]burned the fat, the priest’s servant would come and say to the man who was sacrificing, “Give the priest meat for roasting, as he will not take cooked H1310 meat from you, only raw.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:8 - So Tamar went to her brother Amnon’s house, and he was lying in bed. And she took dough, kneaded it, made pastries in his sight, and baked H1310 the pastries.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 19:21 - So he returned from following him, and took the pair of oxen and sacrificed them, and cooked H1310 their meat with the implements of the oxen, and gave it to the people and they ate. Then he got up and followed Elijah and served him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:38 -

When Elisha returned to Gilgal, there was a famine in the land. [fn]As the sons of the prophets were sitting in front of him, he said to his servant, “Put on the large pot and boil H1310 stew for the sons of the prophets.”

Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 6:29 - “So we cooked H1310 my son and ate him; and I said to her on the next day, ‘Give your son, so that we may eat him’; but she has hidden her son.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:13 - So they roasted H1310 the Passover animals on the fire according to the ordinance, and they boiled H1310 the holy things in pots, in kettles, and in pans and carried them quickly to all the lay people.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 4:10 -

The hands of compassionate women

Boiled H1310 their own children;

They became food for them

Due to the destruction of the daughter of my people.

Unchecked Copy BoxEze 24:5 -

“Take the choicest of the flock,

And also stack [fn]wood under [fn]the pot.

Make it boil vigorously.

Also boil H1310 its bones in it.”

Unchecked Copy BoxEze 46:20 - And he said to me, “This is the place where the priests shall boil H1310 the guilt offering and the sin offering, and where they shall bake the grain offering, so that they do not bring them out into the outer courtyard [fn]and transfer holiness to the people.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 46:24 - Then he said to me, “These are the cooking H1310 [fn]places where the ministers of the house shall cook H1310 the sacrifices of the people.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 3:13 -

Put in the sickle, for the harvest is H1310 ripe H1310.

Come, tread the grapes, for the wine press is full;

The vats overflow, for their wickedness is great.

Unchecked Copy BoxZec 14:21 - Every cooking pot in Jerusalem and in Judah will be holy to the LORD of armies; and all who sacrifice will come and take of them and boil H1310 in them. And there will no longer be a [fn]Canaanite in the house of the LORD of armies on that day.
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