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Baasha

(bā`āshə), king of Israel (c.900–877 B.C.). He made himself king by the murder of King NadabNadab
. 1 Aaron's eldest son, set apart for the priesthood. The exact nature of the transgression ("offering strange fire") for which he and his brother Abihu died is not clear. 2 King of Israel, son and successor of Jeroboam I.
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 and the royal family. His reign as king of the schismatic northern kingdom is assessed negatively in 1 Kings and 2 Chronicles. He fought against AsaAsa
, in the Bible, king of Judah, son and successor of Abijah. He was a good king, zealous in his extirpation of idols. When Baasha of Israel took Ramah (a few miles N of Jerusalem), Asa bought the help of Benhadad of Damascus and recaptured Ramah. His son Jehoshaphat succeeded him.
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 of Judah, who won with the aid of Benhadad of Syria. Baasha was succeeded by his son ElahElah
, in the Bible. 1 King of Israel, son and successor of Baasha. He was murdered, and succeeded, by Zimri. 2 Father of Hoshea, last king of Israel. 3 Duke of Edom. 4 Father of one of Solomon's stewards. 5 Son of Caleb the spy.
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He said parliamentarian should come forward with solid proposals for ensuring sufficient funds for the construction of Basha and other important dams.
I am very happy and very impressed to win this award," Basha continued, "not only on a personal level but also as a gift for all of Palestine, for the Palestinian people as a whole and for the Palestinian cause.
Prosecutor Jolyon Perks told the court Basha, pictured, was arrested outside the marital home after the attack and was seen headbutting a brick wall.
Geoff Knowles, defending, said Basha has never been in trouble before and a psychiatrist found he was "distressed, overwhelmed and vulnerable" at the time of the attack.
Abu Basha believes this month will be the last for inflation to decrease or stabilise.
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So in "A Second Chance," how different are John Lloyd Cruz and Bea Alonzo who portrayed Popoy and Basha respectively?
He said that foreign elements are hatching conspiracies against the Basha dam and want to stop the development of the country.
The Ambassador stated that he handed over Basha a letter from Governor of Al-Ahmadi Sheikh Ibrahim Al-Duaij Al-Sabah.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A citizen was killed and another one was injured Tuesday in a mortar attack on Midhat Basha commercial market in Damascus.
Despite speculations that al-Mahdi will discuss the possibility of joining the NCP-led government, the NUP communication officer Abdul-Jalil Basha said the meeting is dedicated to talks on the national agenda within the framework dialogue between opposition and government on national issues.
Lal Jan Basha, the most prominent and popular Muslim face of the party and many times a member of Parliament, died in a road accident this morning near Narkatpally in Nalgonda district.