Basemath: "perfume," a wife of Esau (or perhaps two wives with the same name), also a daughter of SolomonOriginal Word: בָּשְׂמַתPart of Speech:
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
from the same as bosemDefinition
"perfume," a wife of Esau (or perhaps two wives with the same name), also a daughter of SolomonNASB Translation
Brown-Driver-Briggs בָּֽשְׂמִת proper name, feminine
1 Hittite woman, a wife of Esau Genesis 26:34 (P); called daughter of Ishmael, and sister of Nebaioth Genesis 36:3 (but due probably to R; this daughter of Ishmael is מַחֲלַת in Genesis 28:9 P); see also Genesis 36:4,10,13,17 (all P) (⅏ has מחלת throughout Genesis 36).
2 daughter of Solomon, wife of Ahimaaz 1 Kings 4:15.
Feminine of besem (the second form); fragrance; Bosmath, the name of a wife of Esau, and of a daughter of Solomon -- Bashemath, Basmath.
see HEBREW besem