Bathsheba

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Bath·she·ba

 (băth-shē′bə, băth′shə-)
In the Bible, the wife of Uriah and later of David. Her second son by David was Solomon.

Bathsheba

(bæθˈʃiːbə; ˈbæθʃɪbə)
n
(Bible) Old Testament the wife of Uriah, who committed adultery with David and later married him and became the mother of his son Solomon (II Samuel 11–12)

Bath•she•ba

(bæθˈʃi bə, ˈbæθ ʃə-)

n.
the wife of Uriah the Hittite and afterward of David: mother of Solomon. II Sam. 11, 12.
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Other mixed marriages reported without censure from the tribe of Judah include Judah himself with Bath-shua, a Canaanite (1 Chr 2:3); Jether the Ishmaelite with Abigail the sister of David (1 Chr 2:17); David with Maacah the daughter of Talmai king of Geshur (1 Chr 3:2); a Judahite Mered with Bithiah the daughter of Pharaoh (1 Chr 4:18); (8) and some of the descendants of Judah's son Shelah with Moabites (1 Chr 4:22).