batos: a bath, an Israelite liquid measureOriginal Word: βάτος, ου, ὁPart of Speech:
a bath, a liquid measure between eight and nine gallonsDefinition:
a bath, a liquid measure among the Jews, containing 72 sextarii, that is, between eight and nine gallons.
943 bátos – a liquid measure, between eight and nine gallons (72 sextarii, Souter). A bath (batos) was divided into 6 hina (about a gallon each), or 12 logs (about a half-gallon each).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
of Hebrew origin bathDefinition
a bath, an Isr. liquid measureNASB Translation
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 943: βάτος (2)βάτος (2)
, Hebrew בַּת a bath
(A. V. measure
), a Jewish measure of liquids containing 72 sextarii (between 8 and 9 gallons) (Josephus
, Antiquities 8, 2, 9): Luke 16:6
(see B. D.
under the word II. 2).<1>
a measure for liquids.
Of Hebrew origin (bath); a bath, or measure for liquids -- measure.
see HEBREW bath