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Lexicon :: Strong's H1322 - bšeṯ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 222b

Strong’s Definitions

בֹּשֶׁת bôsheth, bo'-sheth; from H954; shame (the feeling and the condition, as well as its cause); by implication (specifically) an idol:—ashamed, confusion, greatly, (put to) shame(-ful thing).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 30x

The KJV translates Strong's H1322 in the following manner: shame (20x), confusion (7x), ashamed (1x), greatly (1x), shameful thing (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 30x
The KJV translates Strong's H1322 in the following manner: shame (20x), confusion (7x), ashamed (1x), greatly (1x), shameful thing (1x).
  1. shame

    1. shame

    2. shameful thing

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בֹּשֶׁת bôsheth, bo'-sheth; from H954; shame (the feeling and the condition, as well as its cause); by implication (specifically) an idol:—ashamed, confusion, greatly, (put to) shame(-ful thing).
STRONGS H1322: Abbreviations
בּ֫שֶׁת noun feminine shame Job 8:22 + 20 times; suffix בָּשְׁתִּי Psalm 69:20 + 7 times
1. shame 1 Samuel 20:30 (twice in verse); Psalm 40:16; Psalm 69:20; Psalm 70:4; Isaiah 30:3, 5; Isaiah 61:7; Jeremiah 2:26; Jeremiah 3:25; Jeremiah 20:18; Habakkuk 2:10; Zephaniah 3:5, 19; לָבַשׁ בּשֶׁת clothe with shame Job 8:22; Psalm 35:26; Psalm 132:18; || עטה בשׁת Psalm 109:29; (ה)פָּנִים בּשֶׁת shame (or confusion) of face 2 Chronicles 32:21; Ezra 9:7; Daniel 9:7, 8, compare Psalm 44:16; Jeremiah 7:19; בּשֶׁת עֲלוּמֶיךָ shame of thy youth Isaiah 54:4; עֶרְיָה־בשֶׁת nakedness (that is) shame Micah 1:11 compare Psalm 45:5; בּשֶׁת עֶרְוַת אמך 1 Samuel 20:30.
2. shameful thing, substituted for בַּעַל (q. v.) by later editors, Hosea 9:10; Jeremiah 3:24; מִזְבְּחוֺת לַבּשֶׁת Jeremiah 11:13, compare יְרֻבֶּשֶׁת [H3380 2 Samuel 11:21] = יְרֻבַּעַל Judges 6:32; אִישׁ־בּשֶׁת 2 Samuel 2:8 = אֶשְׁבַּעַל 1 Chronicles 8:33.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs



1 Samuel

20:30; 20:30

2 Samuel


1 Chronicles


2 Chronicles





8:22; 8:22


35:26; 40:16; 44:16; 45:5; 69:20; 69:20; 70:4; 109:29; 132:18


30:3; 30:5; 54:4; 61:7


2:26; 3:24; 3:25; 7:19; 11:13; 20:18


9:7; 9:8








3:5; 3:19


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1322 matches the Hebrew בּשֶׁת (bšeṯ),
which occurs 31 times in 30 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:30 - Then Saul's anger was kindled against Jonathan, and he said unto him, Thou son of the perverse rebellious woman, do not I know that thou hast chosen the son of Jesse to thine own confusion, H1322 and unto the confusion H1322 of thy mother's nakedness?
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 21:7 - But the king spared Mephibosheth, the son of Jonathan the son of Saul, because of the LORD'S oath that was between them, between David and Jonathan the son of Saul.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:21 - And the LORD sent an angel, which cut off all the mighty men of valour, and the leaders and captains in the camp of the king of Assyria. So he returned with shame H1322 of face to his own land. And when he was come into the house of his god, they that came forth of his own bowels slew him there with the sword.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 9:7 - Since the days of our fathers have we been in a great trespass unto this day; and for our iniquities have we, our kings, and our priests, been delivered into the hand of the kings of the lands, to the sword, to captivity, and to a spoil, and to confusion H1322 of face, as it is this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 8:22 - They that hate thee shall be clothed with shame; H1322 and the dwelling place of the wicked shall come to nought.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 35:26 - Let them be ashamed and brought to confusion together that rejoice at mine hurt: let them be clothed with shame H1322 and dishonour that magnify themselves against me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:15 - Let them be desolate for a reward of their shame H1322 that say unto me, Aha, aha.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 44:15 - My confusion is continually before me, and the shame H1322 of my face hath covered me,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:19 - Thou hast known my reproach, and my shame, H1322 and my dishonour: mine adversaries are all before thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 70:3 - Let them be turned back for a reward of their shame H1322 that say, Aha, aha.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:29 - Let mine adversaries be clothed with shame, and let them cover themselves with their own confusion, H1322 as with a mantle.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:18 - His enemies will I clothe with shame: H1322 but upon himself shall his crown flourish.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:3 - Therefore shall the strength of Pharaoh be your shame, H1322 and the trust in the shadow of Egypt your confusion.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:5 - They were all ashamed of a people that could not profit them, nor be an help nor profit, but a shame, H1322 and also a reproach.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 42:17 - They shall be turned back, they shall be greatly H1322 ashamed, that trust in graven images, that say to the molten images, Ye are our gods.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 54:4 - Fear not; for thou shalt not be ashamed: neither be thou confounded; for thou shalt not be put to shame: for thou shalt forget the shame H1322 of thy youth, and shalt not remember the reproach of thy widowhood any more.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 61:7 - For your shame H1322 ye shall have double; and for confusion they shall rejoice in their portion: therefore in their land they shall possess the double: everlasting joy shall be unto them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 2:26 - As the thief is ashamed H1322 when he is found, so is the house of Israel ashamed; they, their kings, their princes, and their priests, and their prophets,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:24 - For shame H1322 hath devoured the labour of our fathers from our youth; their flocks and their herds, their sons and their daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:25 - We lie down in our shame, H1322 and our confusion covereth us: for we have sinned against the LORD our God, we and our fathers, from our youth even unto this day, and have not obeyed the voice of the LORD our God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 7:19 - Do they provoke me to anger? saith the LORD: do they not provoke themselves to the confusion H1322 of their own faces?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 11:13 - For according to the number of thy cities were thy gods, O Judah; and according to the number of the streets of Jerusalem have ye set up altars to that shameful thing, H1322 even altars to burn incense unto Baal.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 20:18 - Wherefore came I forth out of the womb to see labour and sorrow, that my days should be consumed with shame? H1322
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:7 - O Lord, righteousness belongeth unto thee, but unto us confusion H1322 of faces, as at this day; to the men of Judah, and to the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and unto all Israel, that are near, and that are far off, through all the countries whither thou hast driven them, because of their trespass that they have trespassed against thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:8 - O Lord, to us belongeth confusion H1322 of face, to our kings, to our princes, and to our fathers, because we have sinned against thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 9:10 - I found Israel like grapes in the wilderness; I saw your fathers as the firstripe in the fig tree at her first time: but they went to Baalpeor, and separated themselves unto that shame; H1322 and their abominations were according as they loved.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 1:11 - Pass ye away, thou inhabitant of Saphir, having thy shame H1322 naked: the inhabitant of Zaanan came not forth in the mourning of Bethezel; he shall receive of you his standing.
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 2:10 - Thou hast consulted shame H1322 to thy house by cutting off many people, and hast sinned against thy soul.
Unchecked Copy BoxZep 3:5 - The just LORD is in the midst thereof; he will not do iniquity: every morning doth he bring his judgment to light, he faileth not; but the unjust knoweth no shame. H1322
Unchecked Copy BoxZep 3:19 - Behold, at that time I will undo all that afflict thee: and I will save her that halteth, and gather her that was driven out; and I will get them praise and fame in every land where they have been put to shame. H1322
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