Basemath

Basemath (Bas´uh-math)

1 A wife of Esau (Gen 26:34; Gen 36:2-17). 2 A wife of Ahimaaz (1Kgs 4:15)—here identified as one of Solomon’s daughters).

Gen 26:34

Esau's Hittite Wives
34When Esau was forty years old, he married Judith daughter of Beeri the Hittite, and Basemath daughter of Elon the Hittite;

Gen 36:2-17

2Esau took his wives from the Canaanites: Adah daughter of Elon the Hittite, Oholibamah daughter of Anah son of Zibeon the Hivite,3and Basemath, Ishmael's daugh ... View more

1Kgs 4:15

15Ahimaaz, in Naphtali (he had taken Basemath, Solomon's daughter, as his wife);

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