Word Summary
bus: to tread down, trample
Original Word: בּוּס
Transliteration: bus
Phonetic Spelling: (boos)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to tread down, trample
Meaning: to tread down, trample
Strong's Concordance
loath, tread down, under foot, be polluted

A primitive root; to trample (literally or figuratively) -- loath, tread (down, under (foot)), be polluted.


H947. bus

[בּוּס‎] verb tread down, trample —

Qal Imperfect יָבוּס‎ Psalm 60:14 = Psalm 108:14; 3feminine singular תָּבוּסProverbs 27:7, אָבוּסIsaiah 63:6; suffix3singular אֲבוּסֶנּוּ14:25; 1plural נָבוּסPsalm 44:6; — tread down, trample (of warriors), no object expressed Zechariah 10:5; id., figurative with accusative (subject ׳י‎, as warrior) Isaiah 14:25 compare Psalm 60:14 = Psalm 108:14; 63:6; (subject men, with God's help) Psalm 44:6; figurative = reject, loathe Proverbs 27:7.

Pol. Perfect בּוֺסְסוּIsaiah 63:18; בֹּסְסוּJeremiah 12:10tread down in bad sense, subject enemies of ׳י‎, object accusative 12:10 (in metaphor); = desecrate (object מקדשׁ‎) Isaiah 63:18.

Hithpolel Participle feminine מִתְבּוֺסֶסֶתEzekiel 16:6, 22 — of the blind movements of infant's limbs, kick out (this way and that), figurative of Jerusalem.

Hoph`al Participle מוּבָ֑סIsaiah 14:19 — passive trodden down 14:19, of corpse, simile of king of Babylon.