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The Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:  1116hmb
Original WordWord Origin
 hmb from an unused root (meaning to be high)
Transliterated WordPhonetic Spelling
 Bamah bam-maw'
Parts of SpeechTWOT
 Noun Feminine 253
 Definition
 
  1. high place, ridge, height, bamah (technical name for cultic platform)
    1. high place, mountain
    2. high places, battlefields
    3. high places (as places of worship)
    4. funeral mound?
 Translated Words
 KJV (102) - heights, 1; high place, 100; waves, 1;

NAS (100) - heights, 3; high place, 19; high places, 76; places, 1; waves, 1;

 Verse Count
KJVNAS
 
Leviticus1
Numbers2
Deuteronomy2
1 Samuel7
2 Samuel3
1 Kings12
2 Kings19
1 Chronicles2
2 Chronicles17
Job1
Psalm2
Isaiah5
Jeremiah6
Ezekiel6
Hosea1
Amos2
Micah3
Habakkuk1
 
Leviticus1
Numbers2
Deuteronomy2
1 Samuel7
2 Samuel3
1 Kings12
2 Kings19
1 Chronicles2
2 Chronicles17
Job1
Psalm2
Isaiah5
Jeremiah6
Ezekiel5
Hosea1
Amos2
Micah3
Habakkuk1
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Abbreviations Legend:
TWOT - Theological Word Book of the Old Testament

Copyright Statement
The Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible with Hebrew-Aramaic and Greek Dictionaries. Copyright © 1981, 1998 by The Lockman Foundation. All rights reserved. http://www.lockman.org/.

Bibliography Information
Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Bamah". "The Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon".
<http://classic.studylight.org/lex/heb/view.cgi?number=1116>.  

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