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Lexicon :: Strong's H1324 - baṯ

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Part of Speech
masculine/feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Probably from the same as בַּתָּה (H1327)
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TWOT Reference: 298a

Strong’s Definitions

בַּת bath, bath; probably from the same as H1327; a bath or Hebrew measure (as a means of division) of liquids:—bath.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x

The KJV translates Strong's H1324 in the following manner: bath (13x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x
The KJV translates Strong's H1324 in the following manner: bath (13x).
  1. bath, a unit of liquid measure, equal to dry measure ephah (about 9 imperial gallons or 40 litres, rabbinical writings give sizes of one-half this amount)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בַּת bath, bath; probably from the same as H1327; a bath or Hebrew measure (as a means of division) of liquids:—bath.
STRONGS H1324: Abbreviations
II. בַּת bath (a measure), H1326 בָּתָה.

† II. בַּת noun masculineEzekiel 45:14 (feminineIsaiah 5:10) bath (Thes and others from above √ in sense of define, measure; compare τέμνω; LagOr. ii. 10 f. makes = בדת, = בד + feminine ת; compare Syriac rb, instrument for pressing olives; compare Epiphanius βάδος = ἐλαιοτριβεῖον; & βάδος also Hesychius JosAnt. viii. 2. 9 but ed. Niese βάτους, βάτοςבּ׳ absolute Isaiah 5:10 + 6 times; (בָּ֑ת Ezekiel 45:11) construct Ezekiel 45:10; plural בַּתִּים 2 Chronicles 2:9 (twice in verse) + 3 times; — a liquid measure = אֵיפָה of dry measure, each being 1/10 חֹמֶר (which see) Ezekiel 45:11 (twice in verse); Ezekiel 45:14 (twice in verse); also Isaiah 5:10; 1 Kings 7:26, 38; 2 Chronicles 2:9 (twice in verse); 2 Chronicles 4:5 + Ezekiel 45:14 (twice in verse) (4 times in this see, Co strike out a & d). Ezekiel 45:10 בַּת־צֶדֶק a righteous (right, accurate, full) bath (|| אֵיפַת־צֶדֶק). The actual size of bath (= ephah) is apparentlyapproximately 40 litres (= Attic metretes compare JosAnt. viii. 2. 9; = 39.39 lit. compare BoeckhMetrol. Untersuch. 259 f.; see also J. BrandisMünz- Mass- u. Gewichtswesen 29 f. SmithDict. Bible, article Weights & Measures RiHWB 934 f.). — H1323 I. בַּת.

See related Aramaic BDB entry H1325.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Kings

7:26; 7:38

2 Chronicles

2:9; 2:9; 4:5


5:10; 5:10; 5:10


45:10; 45:10; 45:11; 45:11; 45:14; 45:14; 45:14


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1324 matches the Hebrew בַּת (baṯ),
which occurs 13 times in 8 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:26 - And it was an hand breadth thick, and the brim thereof was wrought like the brim of a cup, with flowers of lilies: it contained two thousand baths. H1324
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:38 - Then made he ten lavers of brass: one laver contained forty baths: H1324 and every laver was four cubits: and upon every one of the ten bases one laver.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 2:10 - And, behold, I will give to thy servants, the hewers that cut timber, twenty thousand measures of beaten wheat, and twenty thousand measures of barley, and twenty thousand baths H1324 of wine, and twenty thousand baths H1324 of oil.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 4:5 - And the thickness of it was an handbreadth, and the brim of it like the work of the brim of a cup, with flowers of lilies; and it received and held three thousand baths. H1324
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 5:10 - Yea, ten acres of vineyard shall yield one bath, H1324 and the seed of an homer shall yield an ephah.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 45:10 - Ye shall have just balances, and a just ephah, and a just bath. H1324
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 45:11 - The ephah and the bath H1324 shall be of one measure, that the bath H1324 may contain the tenth part of an homer, and the ephah the tenth part of an homer: the measure thereof shall be after the homer.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 45:14 - Concerning the ordinance of oil, the bath H1324 of oil, ye shall offer the tenth part of a bath H1324 out of the cor, which is an homer of ten baths; H1324 for ten baths H1324 are an homer:
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