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In the Bible, the wife of Uriah and later of David. Her second son by David was Solomon.
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(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)
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Bath•she•ba(bæθˈʃi bə, ˈbæθ ʃə-)
the wife of Uriah the Hittite and afterward of David: mother of Solomon. II Sam. 11, 12.
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|Noun||1.||Bathsheba - (Old Testament) the wife of Uriah and later the wife of king David; Solomon was her son by David (circa 10th century BC)|
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
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