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Lexicon :: Strong's H1316 - bāšān

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Part of Speech
proper locative noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain derivation
Strong’s Definitions

בָּשָׁן Bâshân, baw-shawn'; of uncertain derivation; Bashan (often with the article), a region East of the Jordan:—Bashan.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 60x

The KJV translates Strong's H1316 in the following manner: Bashan (59x), Bashanhavothjair (2,334x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 60x
The KJV translates Strong's H1316 in the following manner: Bashan (59x), Bashanhavothjair (2,334x).
  1. Bashan = "fruitful"

    1. a district east of the Jordan known for its fertility which was given to the half-tribe of Manasseh

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בָּשָׁן Bâshân, baw-shawn'; of uncertain derivation; Bashan (often with the article), a region East of the Jordan:—Bashan.
STRONGS H1316: Abbreviations
בָּשָׁן 60 proper name, of a territory, masculineDeuteronomy 3:3 (smooth (& fertile) land) Bashan, first mentioned as kingdom of Og, east of Jordan, stretching from stream Jabbok (thus including northern Gilead) northward to Hermon, between Gennesaret (west) and mountains of Hauran (east); compare Di Numbers 21:33 WetzstHauran 82; later a type of fertility; — usually with article הַבּ׳ Numbers 21:33 (twice in verse); Numbers 32:33; Deuteronomy 1:4 + 30 times Deuteronomy, Joshua; 1 Kings 4:13, 19; 2 Kings 10:33; 1 Chronicles 5:11, 12, 16, 23; 1 Chronicles 6:47; 1 Chronicles 6:56; Nehemiah 9:22; Psalm 68:23; Psalm 135:11; Psalm 136:20; Jeremiah 22:20; Jeremiah 50:19 (|| הַכַּרְמֶל), Micah 7:14 (|| id.), Nahum 1:4 (|| id.; personified, subject of אֻמְלַל), Isaiah 33:9 (|| id.; personified subject of נֹעֵר); הַר־בָּשָׁן (i.e. range of Hauran) Psalm 68:16 (twice in verse) (called הַר־אלהים, — from a sanctuary there? — & הַר־גַּבְנֻנִּים many-peaked mountain); of stately trees אַלּוֺנֵי הַבּ׳ Isaiah 2:13 (still seen on western slope of mountains of Hauran, WetzstHauran 88); אַלּוֺנֵי ב׳ Zechariah 11:2 (figurative of prominent men); אַלּוֺנִים מִבּ׳ Ezekiel 27:6; of bulls אַבִּידֵי ב׳ Psalm 22:13 (|| פָּרִים, figurative); so בְּנֵי־ב׳ Deuteronomy 32:14 (+ כָּרִים וְאֵילִים also עַתּוּדִים, compare בָּקָר & צאֹן Deuteronomy 32:14a; see בֵּן 1. j. (ν)); apparently more general is מְרִיאֵי ב׳ Ezekiel 39:18 (reference to כֻּלָּם⬩⬩⬩פָּרִים וְעַתּוּדִים כָּרִים כָּרִים); once of kine (feminine, figurative of luxurious and haughty women of Samaria) Amos 4:1 מָּרוֺת הַבּ׳.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


21:33; 21:33; 32:33


1:4; 3:3; 32:14; 32:14

1 Kings

4:13; 4:19

2 Kings


1 Chronicles

5:11; 5:12; 5:16; 5:23; 6:47; 6:56




22:13; 68:16; 68:23; 135:11; 136:20


2:13; 33:9


22:20; 50:19


27:6; 39:18









Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1316 matches the Hebrew בָּשָׁן (bāšān),
which occurs 60 times in 53 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Num 21:33–Amo 4:1)

Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:33 - Then they turned and went up by the way of Bashan, H1316 and Og the king of Bashan H1316 went out [fn]with all his people, for battle at Edrei.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 32:33 - So Moses gave to them, to the sons of Gad and to the sons of Reuben and to the half-tribe of Joseph’s son Manasseh, the kingdom of Sihon, king of the Amorites and the kingdom of Og, the king of Bashan, H1316 the land with its cities with their [fn]territories, the cities of the surrounding land.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 1:4 - after he had [fn]defeated Sihon the king of the Amorites, who lived in Heshbon, and Og the king of Bashan, H1316 who lived in Ashtaroth [fn]and Edrei.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 3:1 - “Then we turned and went up the road to Bashan, H1316 and Og, king of Bashan, H1316 [fn]with all his people came out to meet us in battle at Edrei.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 3:3 - “So the LORD our God delivered Og also, king of Bashan, H1316 with all his people into our hand, and we smote [fn]them until no survivor was [fn]left.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 3:4 - “We captured all his cities at that time; there was not a city which we did not take from them: sixty cities, all the region of Argob, the kingdom of Og in Bashan. H1316
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 3:10 - all the cities of the plateau and all Gilead and all Bashan, H1316 as far as Salecah and Edrei, cities of the kingdom of Og in Bashan. H1316
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 3:11 - (For only Og king of Bashan H1316 was left of the remnant of the Rephaim. Behold, his [fn]bedstead was an iron [fn]bedstead; it is in Rabbah of the sons of Ammon. Its length was nine cubits and its width four cubits [fn]by ordinary cubit.)
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 3:13 - “The rest of Gilead and all Bashan, H1316 the kingdom of Og, I gave to the half-tribe of Manasseh, all the region of Argob (concerning all Bashan, H1316 it is called the land of Rephaim.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 3:14 - Jair the son of Manasseh took all the region of Argob as far as the border of the Geshurites and the Maacathites, and called [fn]it, that is, Bashan, H1316 after his own name, [fn]Havvoth-jair, as it is to this day.)
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 4:43 - Bezer in the wilderness on the plateau for the Reubenites, and Ramoth in Gilead for the Gadites, and Golan in Bashan H1316 for the Manassites.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 4:47 - They took possession of his land and the land of Og king of Bashan, H1316 the two kings of the Amorites, who were across the Jordan to the [fn]east,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:7 - “When you [fn]reached this place, Sihon the king of Heshbon and Og the king of Bashan H1316 came out to meet us for battle, but we [fn]defeated them;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:14 - Curds of cows, and milk of the flock,
With fat of lambs,
And rams, the breed of Bashan, H1316 and goats,
With the finest of the wheat
And of the blood of grapes you drank wine.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:22 - Of Dan he said,
“Dan is a lion’s whelp,
That leaps forth from Bashan.” H1316
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 9:10 - and all that He did to the two kings of the Amorites who were beyond the Jordan, to Sihon king of Heshbon and to Og king of Bashan H1316 who was at Ashtaroth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 12:4 - and the territory of Og king of Bashan, H1316 one of the remnant of Rephaim, who lived at Ashtaroth and at Edrei,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 12:5 - and ruled over Mount Hermon and Salecah and all Bashan, H1316 as far as the border of the Geshurites and the Maacathites, and half of Gilead, as far as the border of Sihon king of Heshbon.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 13:11 - and Gilead, and the [fn]territory of the Geshurites and Maacathites, and all Mount Hermon, and all Bashan H1316 as far as Salecah;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 13:12 - all the kingdom of Og in Bashan, H1316 who reigned in Ashtaroth and in Edrei (he alone was left of the remnant of the Rephaim); for Moses struck them and dispossessed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 13:30 - Their territory was from Mahanaim, all Bashan, H1316 all the kingdom of Og king of Bashan, H1316 and all the [fn]towns of Jair, which are in Bashan, H1316 sixty cities;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 13:31 - also half of Gilead, with Ashtaroth and Edrei, the cities of the kingdom of Og in Bashan, H1316 were for the sons of Machir the son of Manasseh, for half of the sons of Machir according to their families.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 17:1 - Now this was the lot for the tribe of Manasseh, for he was the firstborn of Joseph. To Machir the firstborn of Manasseh, the father of Gilead, [fn]were allotted Gilead and Bashan, H1316 because he was a man of war.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 17:5 - Thus there fell ten portions to Manasseh, besides the land of Gilead and Bashan, H1316 which is beyond the Jordan,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 20:8 - Beyond the Jordan east of Jericho, they [fn]designated Bezer in the wilderness on the plain from the tribe of Reuben, and Ramoth in Gilead from the tribe of Gad, and Golan in Bashan H1316 from the tribe of Manasseh.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 21:6 - The sons of Gershon [fn]received thirteen cities by lot from the families of the tribe of Issachar and from the tribe of Asher and from the tribe of Naphtali and from the half-tribe of Manasseh in Bashan. H1316
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 21:27 - To the sons of Gershon, one of the families of the Levites, from the half-tribe of Manasseh, they gave Golan in Bashan, H1316 the city of refuge for the manslayer, with its pasture lands, and Be-eshterah with its pasture lands; two cities.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:7 - Now to the one half-tribe of Manasseh Moses had given a possession in Bashan, H1316 but to the other half Joshua gave a possession among their brothers westward beyond the Jordan. So when Joshua sent them away to their tents, he blessed them,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:13 - Ben-geber, in Ramoth-gilead (the towns of Jair, the son of Manasseh, which are in Gilead were his: the region of Argob, which is in Bashan, H1316 sixty great cities with walls and bronze bars were his);
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:19 - Geber the son of Uri, in the land of Gilead, the country of Sihon king of the Amorites and of Og king of Bashan; H1316 and he was the only deputy who was in the land.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:33 - from the Jordan eastward, all the land of Gilead, the Gadites and the Reubenites and the Manassites, from Aroer, which is by the valley of the Arnon, even Gilead and Bashan. H1316
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 5:11 - Now the sons of Gad lived opposite them in the land of Bashan H1316 as far as Salecah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 5:12 - Joel was the chief and Shapham the second, then Janai and Shaphat in Bashan. H1316
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 5:16 - They lived in Gilead, in Bashan H1316 and in its towns, and in all the pasture lands of Sharon, as far as their [fn]borders.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 5:23 - Now the sons of the half-tribe of Manasseh lived in the land; from Bashan H1316 to Baal-hermon and Senir and Mount Hermon they were numerous.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:62 - To the sons of Gershom, according to their families, were given from the tribe of Issachar and from the tribe of Asher, the tribe of Naphtali, and the tribe of Manasseh, thirteen cities in Bashan. H1316
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:71 - To the sons of Gershom were given, from the family of the half-tribe of Manasseh: Golan in Bashan H1316 with its pasture lands and Ashtaroth with its pasture lands;
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:22 - “You also gave them kingdoms and peoples,
And allotted them to them as a [fn]boundary.
They took possession of the land of Sihon [fn]the king of Heshbon
And the land of Og the king of Bashan. H1316
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:12 - Many bulls have surrounded me;
Strong bulls of Bashan H1316 have encircled me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 68:15 - A [fn]mountain of God is the mountain of Bashan; H1316
A mountain of many peaks is the mountain of Bashan. H1316
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 68:22 - The Lord [fn]said, “I will bring them back from Bashan. H1316
I will bring them back from the depths of the sea;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 135:11 - Sihon, king of the Amorites,
And Og, king of Bashan, H1316
And all the kingdoms of Canaan;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 136:20 - And Og, king of Bashan, H1316
For His lovingkindness is everlasting,
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 2:13 - And it will be against all the cedars of Lebanon that are lofty and lifted up,
Against all the oaks of Bashan, H1316
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 33:9 - The land mourns and pines away,
Lebanon is shamed and withers;
Sharon is like a desert plain,
And Bashan H1316 and Carmel [fn]lose their foliage.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 22:20 - “Go up to Lebanon and cry out,
And lift up your voice in Bashan; H1316
Cry out also from Abarim,
For all your lovers have been crushed.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:19 - ‘And I will bring Israel back to his pasture and he will graze on Carmel and Bashan, H1316 and his [fn]desire will be satisfied in the hill country of Ephraim and Gilead.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 27:6 - “Of oaks from Bashan H1316 they have made your oars;
With ivory they have [fn]inlaid your deck of boxwood from the coastlands of Cyprus.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 39:18 - “You will eat the flesh of mighty men and drink the blood of the princes of the earth, as though they were rams, lambs, goats and bulls, all of them fatlings of Bashan. H1316
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 4:1 - Hear this word, you cows of Bashan H1316 who are on the mountain of Samaria,
Who oppress the poor, who crush the needy,
Who say to [fn]your husbands, “Bring now, that we may drink!”

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