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


(bæθˈʃiːbə; ˈbæθʃɪbə)
(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)


(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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Noun1.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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