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Lexicon :: Strong's H889 - bᵊ'š

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 195a

Strong’s Definitions

בְּאֹשׁ bᵉʼôsh, be-oshe'; from H877; a stench:—stink.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x

The KJV translates Strong's H889 in the following manner: stink (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x
The KJV translates Strong's H889 in the following manner: stink (3x).
  1. stench, foul odour

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בְּאֹשׁ bᵉʼôsh, be-oshe'; from H877; a stench:—stink.
STRONGS H889: Abbreviations
בְּאשׁ noun masculine stenchבּ׳ construct Amos 4:10; suffix בָּאְשׁוֺ Joel 2:20; בָּאְשָׁם Isaiah 34:3; — מַחֲנֵיכֶם בּ׳, i.e. stench of corpses Amos 4:10, also Isaiah 34:3; compare Joel 2:20 of locusts עָלָה בּ׳ (|| צַחֲנָתוֺׅ תַּעַל).
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34:3; 34:3


2:20; 2:20


4:10; 4:10


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Strong's Number H889 matches the Hebrew בְּאשׁ (bᵊ'š),
which occurs 3 times in 3 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 34:3 - Their slain also shall be cast out, and their stink H889 shall come up out of their carcases, and the mountains shall be melted with their blood.
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 2:20 - But I will remove far off from you the northern army, and will drive him into a land barren and desolate, with his face toward the east sea, and his hinder part toward the utmost sea, and his stink H889 shall come up, and his ill savour shall come up, because he hath done great things.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 4:10 - I have sent among you the pestilence after the manner of Egypt: your young men have I slain with the sword, and have taken away your horses; and I have made the stink H889 of your camps to come up unto your nostrils: yet have ye not returned unto me, saith the LORD.
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