1314. bosem
Strong's Concordance
bosem: spice, balsam, the balsam tree
Original Word: בֶּשֶׂם
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: bosem
Phonetic Spelling: (beh'-sem)
Definition: spice, balsam, the balsam tree
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from an unused word
spice, balsam, the balsam tree
NASB Translation
balsam (3), fragrant (2), spice (2), spices (22), sweet perfume (1).

בּ֫שֶֹׂם noun masculine1Kings 10:10 spice, balsam, balsam-tree (Arabic , Aramaic בּוּסְמָא, , Greek βάλσαμον; compare Löw53) — ׳ב Isaiah 3:24 +, בֶּ֫שֶׂם Exodus 30:23 see below, בְּשָׂמִי Songs 5:1 (as if from בָּשָׂם); plural בְּשָׂמִים Exodus 25:6 18t., בְּשָׂמָיו Songs 4:16; — 1 spice, perfume, sweet odour Isaiah 3:24; קִנְּמָןבֶּֿשֶׂם Exodus 30:23 (׳ב perhaps so pointed to distinguish it from) קְנֵהבֿשֶֹׁם Exodus 30:23; — with this compare Aramaic , קני בוסמאspices as costly, token of wealth 2 Kings 20:13 = Isaiah 39:9 compare 2 Chronicles 32:27; royal gifts 1 Kings 10:2,10,25 2Chron 9:1; 9:19; 9:24; compare singular 1 Kings 10:10 2Chronicles 9:9; as article of commerce Ezekiel 27:22; burnt at burial 2Chronicles 16:14; appointed for ingredient of the anointing oil Exodus 25:6; Exodus 35:8 compare Exodus 35:28 (all P), compare 1 Chronicles 9:30 (Palmyrene see above); stored in temple 1 Chronicles 9:29; used for purifying the women of Ahasuerus Esther 2:12; elsewhere only Songs 4:10,14 spices, Songs 4:16 balsam-juice, gathered Songs 5:1; balsam-tree ׳הָרֵי ב Songs 8:14; beds of balsam ׳עֲרֻגוֺת בּ Songs 6:2; compare ׳עֲרֻוּגַת בּ Songs 5:13 simile of lover's cheeks.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
smell, spice, sweet odor

Or bosem {bo'-sem}; from the same as basam; fragrance; by implication, spicery; also the balsam plant -- smell, spice, sweet (odour).

see HEBREW basam

Forms and Transliterations
בְּשָׂמִ֔י בְּשָׂמִ֣ים בְּשָׂמִ֧ים בְּשָׂמִֽים׃ בְּשָׂמִים֙ בְשָׂמִֽים׃ בְשָׂמָ֑יו בֶּ֥שֶׂם בַּבְּשָׂמִ֔ים בֹ֖שֶׂם בֹּ֜שֶׂם בבשמים בשם בשמי בשמיו בשמים בשמים׃ הַבְּשָׂמִ֜ים הַבֹּ֑שֶׂם הַבֹּ֔שֶׂם הַבֹּ֖שֶׂם הבשם הבשמים וְהַבְּשָׂמִֽים׃ וְלִבְשָׂמִים֙ וּבְשָׂמִ֔ים וּבְשָׂמִ֛ים וּבְשָׂמִים֙ ובשמים והבשמים׃ ולבשמים כַּבֹּ֣שֶׂם כַבֹּ֨שֶׂם כבשם לַבְּשָׂמִֽים׃ לבשמים׃ bab·bə·śā·mîm babbesaMim babbəśāmîm ḇə·śā·māw bə·śā·mî bə·śā·mîm ḇə·śā·mîm be·śem ḇəśāmāw besaMi bəśāmî besaMim bəśāmîm ḇəśāmîm Besem beśem bō·śem ḇō·śem Bosem bōśem ḇōśem chabBosem hab·bə·śā·mîm hab·bō·śem habbesaMim habbəśāmîm habBosem habbōśem kab·bō·śem ḵab·bō·śem kabBosem kabbōśem ḵabbōśem lab·bə·śā·mîm labbesaMim labbəśāmîm ū·ḇə·śā·mîm ūḇəśāmîm uvesaMim vehabbesaMim velivsaMim vesaMav vesaMim Vosem wə·hab·bə·śā·mîm wə·liḇ·śā·mîm wəhabbəśāmîm wəliḇśāmîm
Interlinear GreekInterlinear HebrewStrong's NumbersEnglishman's Greek ConcordanceEnglishman's Hebrew ConcordanceParallel Texts
Englishman's Concordance
Exodus 25:6
HEB: שֶׁ֖מֶן לַמָּאֹ֑ר בְּשָׂמִים֙ לְשֶׁ֣מֶן הַמִּשְׁחָ֔ה
NAS: for lighting, spices for the anointing
KJV: for the light, spices for anointing
INT: oil lighting spices oil the anointing

Exodus 30:23
HEB: קַח־ לְךָ֮ בְּשָׂמִ֣ים רֹאשׁ֒ מָר־
NAS: also for yourself the finest of spices: of flowing
KJV: thou also unto thee principal spices, of pure
INT: you Take of spices the finest myrrh

Exodus 30:23
HEB: מֵא֔וֹת וְקִנְּמָן־ בֶּ֥שֶׂם מַחֲצִית֖וֹ חֲמִשִּׁ֣ים
NAS: hundred [shekels], and of fragrant cinnamon
KJV: hundred [shekels], and of sweet cinnamon
INT: hundred cinnamon fragrant half and fifty

Exodus 30:23
HEB: וּמָאתָ֑יִם וּקְנֵה־ בֹ֖שֶׂם חֲמִשִּׁ֥ים וּמָאתָֽיִם׃
NAS: and fifty, and of fragrant cane
KJV: and fifty [shekels], and of sweet calamus
INT: hundred cane fragrant and fifty hundred

Exodus 35:8
HEB: וְשֶׁ֖מֶן לַמָּא֑וֹר וּבְשָׂמִים֙ לְשֶׁ֣מֶן הַמִּשְׁחָ֔ה
NAS: for lighting, and spices for the anointing
KJV: for the light, and spices for anointing
INT: and oil lighting and spices oil the anointing

Exodus 35:28
HEB: וְאֶת־ הַבֹּ֖שֶׂם וְאֶת־ הַשָּׁ֑מֶן
NAS: and the spice and the oil
KJV: And spice, and oil for the light,
INT: and the spice and the oil the light

1 Kings 10:2
HEB: גְּ֠מַלִּים נֹשְׂאִ֨ים בְּשָׂמִ֧ים וְזָהָ֛ב רַב־
NAS: carrying spices and very
KJV: that bare spices, and very
INT: camels carrying spices gold much

1 Kings 10:10
HEB: כִּכַּ֣ר זָהָ֗ב וּבְשָׂמִ֛ים הַרְבֵּ֥ה מְאֹ֖ד
NAS: great [amount] of spices and precious
KJV: of gold, and of spices very
INT: talents of gold spices great very

1 Kings 10:10
HEB: לֹא־ בָא֩ כַבֹּ֨שֶׂם הַה֥וּא עוֹד֙
NAS: abundance of spices come
KJV: abundance of spices as these which the queen
INT: Never come of spices such again

1 Kings 10:25
HEB: וּשְׂלָמוֹת֙ וְנֵ֣שֶׁק וּבְשָׂמִ֔ים סוּסִ֖ים וּפְרָדִ֑ים
NAS: weapons, spices, horses,
KJV: and armour, and spices, horses,
INT: garments weapons spices horses and mules

2 Kings 20:13
HEB: הַזָּהָ֨ב וְאֶת־ הַבְּשָׂמִ֜ים וְאֵ֣ת ׀ שֶׁ֣מֶן
NAS: and the gold and the spices and the precious
KJV: and the gold, and the spices, and the precious
INT: the silver and the gold and the spices oil and the precious

1 Chronicles 9:29
HEB: וְהַשֶּׁ֔מֶן וְהַלְּבוֹנָ֖ה וְהַבְּשָׂמִֽים׃
NAS: and the frankincense and the spices.
KJV: and the frankincense, and the spices.
INT: and the oil and the frankincense and the spices

1 Chronicles 9:30
HEB: רֹקְחֵ֥י הַמִּרְקַ֖חַת לַבְּשָׂמִֽים׃
NAS: prepared the mixing of the spices.
KJV: made the ointment of the spices.
INT: prepared the mixing of the spices

2 Chronicles 9:1
HEB: וּ֠גְמַלִּים נֹשְׂאִ֨ים בְּשָׂמִ֧ים וְזָהָ֛ב לָרֹ֖ב
NAS: carrying spices and a large amount
KJV: that bare spices, and gold
INT: camels carrying spices of gold large

2 Chronicles 9:9
HEB: כִּכַּ֣ר זָהָ֗ב וּבְשָׂמִ֛ים לָרֹ֥ב מְאֹ֖ד
NAS: great [amount of] spices and precious
KJV: of gold, and of spices great
INT: talents of gold spices great very

2 Chronicles 9:9
HEB: וְלֹ֤א הָיָה֙ כַּבֹּ֣שֶׂם הַה֔וּא אֲשֶׁר־
NAS: been spice like that which
KJV: stones: neither was there any such spice as the queen
INT: never had spice that which

2 Chronicles 9:24
HEB: וּשְׂלָמוֹת֙ נֵ֣שֶׁק וּבְשָׂמִ֔ים סוּסִ֖ים וּפְרָדִ֑ים
NAS: weapons, spices, horses
KJV: harness, and spices, horses,
INT: garments weapons spices horses and mules

2 Chronicles 16:14
HEB: אֲשֶׁ֤ר מִלֵּא֙ בְּשָׂמִ֣ים וּזְנִ֔ים מְרֻקָּחִ֖ים
NAS: he had filled with spices of various kinds
KJV: which was filled with sweet odours and divers kinds
INT: which had filled spices kinds the apothecaries'

2 Chronicles 32:27
HEB: וּלְאֶ֣בֶן יְקָרָ֗ה וְלִבְשָׂמִים֙ וּלְמָ֣גִנִּ֔ים וּלְכֹ֖ל
NAS: stones, spices, shields
KJV: stones, and for spices, and for shields,
INT: stones precious spices shields and all

Esther 2:12
HEB: וְשִׁשָּׁ֤ה חֳדָשִׁים֙ בַּבְּשָׂמִ֔ים וּבְתַמְרוּקֵ֖י הַנָּשִֽׁים׃
NAS: months with spices and the cosmetics
KJV: months with sweet odours, and with [other] things for the purifying
INT: and six months spices and the cosmetics women

Songs 4:10
HEB: שְׁמָנַ֖יִךְ מִכָּל־ בְּשָׂמִֽים׃
NAS: Than all [kinds] of spices!
KJV: of thine ointments than all spices!
INT: of your oils all spices

Songs 4:14
HEB: כָּל־ רָאשֵׁ֥י בְשָׂמִֽים׃
NAS: with all the finest spices.
KJV: and aloes, with all the chief spices:
INT: all the finest spices

Songs 4:16
HEB: גַנִּ֖י יִזְּל֣וּ בְשָׂמָ֑יו יָבֹ֤א דוֹדִי֙
NAS: breathe out [fragrance], Let its spices be wafted
KJV: upon my garden, [that] the spices thereof may flow out.
INT: my garden be wafted spices come may my beloved

Songs 5:1
HEB: מוֹרִי֙ עִם־ בְּשָׂמִ֔י אָכַ֤לְתִּי יַעְרִי֙
NAS: along with my balsam. I have eaten
INT: my myrrh along my balsam have eaten my honeycomb

Songs 5:13
HEB: לְחָיָו֙ כַּעֲרוּגַ֣ת הַבֹּ֔שֶׂם מִגְדְּל֖וֹת מֶרְקָחִ֑ים
NAS: are like a bed of balsam, Banks
KJV: [are] as a bed of spices, [as] sweet
INT: his cheeks A bed of balsam Banks of sweet-scented

30 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 1314
30 Occurrences

bab·bə·śā·mîm — 1 Occ.
bə·śā·mî — 1 Occ.
bə·śā·mîm — 6 Occ.
be·śem — 1 Occ.
bō·śem — 2 Occ.
ḵab·bō·śem — 1 Occ.
hab·bə·śā·mîm — 2 Occ.
hab·bō·śem — 3 Occ.
kab·bō·śem — 1 Occ.
lab·bə·śā·mîm — 1 Occ.
ū·ḇə·śā·mîm — 5 Occ.
wə·hab·bə·śā·mîm — 1 Occ.
wə·liḇ·śā·mîm — 1 Occ.
ḇə·śā·māw — 1 Occ.
ḇə·śā·mîm — 2 Occ.
ḇō·śem — 1 Occ.

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