Bible Name

Learn all about Biblical
names in Hebrew

  Learn Hebrew Online
Learn Biblical Hebrew Jewish Names Girls' names Boys' names Hebrew Dictionary YouTube Channel Affiliates Facebook Page

Find a Biblical name:

Find Biblical names by index:

Biblical Hebrew Names by Category

Biblical Hebrew Names by Gender

Biblical Hebrew Names  >> Bath-Sheba (Bat-Sheva) 
Bath-Sheba (Bat-Sheva) 

Bath-Sheba (Bat-Sheva) - בַּת-שֶׁבַע

View inEnglish, Hebrew
NameBath-Sheba (Bat-Sheva) - בַּת-שֶׁבַע
Time of appearanceThe Biblical Era
MeaningLiterally, the meaning of the name is "seven-year old (girl)", but following the etymology of the city name Be'er-Sheva, the name Bat-Sheva can be understood as "(a woman) of oath" (see Genesis 26, 31-33).
HistoryBath-Sheba, Uriah's wife, later became King David's wife. She was King Solomon's mother.
Citation"And David comforted Bath-sheba his wife, and went in unto her, and lay with her, and she bare a son, and he called his name Solomon, and the Lord loved him." 1 Samuel 12, 24
Bath-Sheba (Bat-Sheva)
Bath-Sheba (Bat-Sheva) - בַּת-שֶׁבַע

Learn Bilbical Hebrew with our Biblical Hebrew community sites

Live Biblical Hebrew Lessons - eTeacherBiblical is a web based service in Israel that teaches Biblical and Modern Hebrew in virtual classrooms with teachers in Israel.
Sign up for a lesson.
Biblical Hebrew Blog eTeacherBiblical Blog is providing a unique opportunity to learn Hebrew as it was spoken in biblical times via stories from the Bible and the ancient times.
Biblical Hebrew Newsletter Read about the rich and fascinating world of the Bible, learn a little bit more every week about the history, archeology and other topics related to Biblical times.
Weekly Biblical Portion Learn about the meaning of the weekly portion.
Find out why we read it, how often and where was it originally taken from.