daughter of many, the name of one of the gates of the city of Heshbon, near which were pools (Cant.7:4).
Thine eyes are as deep as the two fishponds in Heshbon, by the gate of bath-rabbim.
Sulamith: A Romance of Antiquity Alexandre Kuprin
bath-sheba daughter of the oath, or of seven, called also Bath-shu’a (1 Chr. 3:5), was the daughter of Eliam (2 Sam. 11:3) or Ammiel (1 Chr. 3:5), and wife of Uriah the Hittite. David committed adultery with her (2 Sam. 11:4, 5; Ps. 51:1). The child born in adultery died (2 Sam. 12:15-19). After her […]
to immerse (all or part of the body) in water or some other liquid, for cleansing, refreshment, etc. to wet; wash. to moisten or suffuse with any liquid. to apply water or other liquid to, with a sponge, cloth, etc.: to bathe a wound. to wash over or against, as by the action of the […]
a washing or immersion of something, especially the body, in water, steam, etc., as for cleansing or medical treatment: I take a bath every day. Give the dog a bath. a quantity of water or other liquid used for this purpose: running a bath. a container for water or other cleansing liquid, as a bathtub. […]
a person or thing that bathes. bathers, (used with a plural verb) Australian Informal. a bathing suit. Historical Examples Wrapped in this fine tissue, she was more like an antique marble statue of a bather than a live woman. A History of the French Novel, Vol. 2 George Saintsbury There it paused as a bather […]