GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: בַּת־שֶׁבַע (Ancient Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: bath-SHEE-bə (English)   [key]
Meaning & History
Means "daughter of the oath" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament she is the woman who marries King David after he has her husband killed in battle. She was the mother of Solomon.
Related Names
OTHER LANGUAGES: Bat-Sheva (Biblical Hebrew), Batsheva (Hebrew)