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Lexicon :: Strong's H1129 - banah

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bä·nä' (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 255

Variant Spellings

The following spelling is supported by Strongs and Gesenius: בנה

Strong’s Definitions

בָּנָה bânâh, baw-naw'; a primitive root; to build (literally and figuratively):—(begin to) build(-er), obtain children, make, repair, set (up), × surely.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 376x

The KJV translates Strong's H1129 in the following manner: build (340x), build up (14x), builder (10x), made (3x), built again (2x), repair (2x), set up (2x), have children (1x), obtain children (1x), surely 1 (inf. for emphasis).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 376x
The KJV translates Strong's H1129 in the following manner: build (340x), build up (14x), builder (10x), made (3x), built again (2x), repair (2x), set up (2x), have children (1x), obtain children (1x), surely 1 (inf. for emphasis).
  1. to build, rebuild, establish, cause to continue

    1. (Qal)

      1. to build, rebuild

      2. to build a house (ie, establish a family)

    2. (Niphal)

      1. to be built

      2. to be rebuilt

      3. established (of restored exiles) (fig.)

      4. established (made permanent)

      5. to be built up (of childless wife becoming the mother of a family through the children of a concubine)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בָּנָה bânâh, baw-naw'; a primitive root; to build (literally and figuratively):—(begin to) build(-er), obtain children, make, repair, set (up), × surely.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1129 matches the Hebrew בָּנָה (banah),
which occurs 377 times in 344 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

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Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:22 - The LORD God [fn]fashioned H1129 into a woman the rib which He had taken from the man, and brought her to the man.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:17 - Cain [fn]had relations with his wife and she conceived, and gave birth to Enoch; and he built H1129 a city, and called the name of the city Enoch, after the name of his son.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:20 - Then Noah built H1129 an altar to the LORD, and took of every clean animal and of every clean bird and offered burnt offerings on the altar.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:11 - From that land he went forth into Assyria, and built H1129 Nineveh and Rehoboth-Ir and Calah,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:4 - They said, “Come, let us build H1129 for ourselves a city, and a tower whose top will reach into heaven, and let us make for ourselves a name, otherwise we will be scattered abroad over the face of the whole earth.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:5 - The LORD came down to see the city and the tower which the sons of men had built. H1129
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:8 - So the LORD scattered them abroad from there over the face of the whole earth; and they stopped building H1129 the city.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:7 - The LORD appeared to Abram and said, “To your [fn]descendants I will give this land.” So he built H1129 an altar there to the LORD who had appeared to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:8 - Then he proceeded from there to the mountain on the east of Bethel, and pitched his tent, with Bethel on the west and Ai on the east; and there he built H1129 an altar to the LORD and called upon the name of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:18 - Then Abram moved his tent and came and dwelt by the [fn]oaks of Mamre, which are in Hebron, and there he built H1129 an altar to the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 16:2 - So Sarai said to Abram, “Now behold, the LORD has prevented me from bearing children. Please go in to my maid; perhaps I will [fn]obtain H1129 children H1129 through her.” And Abram listened to the voice of Sarai.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:9 - Then they came to the place of which God had told him; and Abraham built H1129 the altar there and arranged the wood, and bound his son Isaac and laid him on the altar, on top of the wood.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:25 - So he built H1129 an altar there and called upon the name of the LORD, and pitched his tent there; and there Isaac’s servants dug a well.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:3 - She said, “Here is my maid Bilhah, go in to her that she may bear on my knees, that [fn]through her I too may have H1129 children.” H1129
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 33:17 - Jacob journeyed to [fn]Succoth, and built H1129 for himself a house and made booths for his livestock; therefore the place is named Succoth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:7 - He built H1129 an altar there, and called the place [fn]El-bethel, because there God had revealed Himself to him when he fled [fn]from his brother.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 1:11 - So they appointed taskmasters over them to afflict them with [fn]hard labor. And they built H1129 for Pharaoh storage cities, Pithom and Raamses.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 17:15 - Moses built H1129 an altar and named it The LORD is My Banner;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 20:25 - ‘If you make an altar of stone for Me, you shall not build H1129 it of cut stones, for if you wield your tool on it, you will profane it.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 24:4 - Moses wrote down all the words of the LORD. Then he arose early in the morning, and built H1129 an altar [fn]at the foot of the mountain with twelve pillars for the twelve tribes of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 32:5 - Now when Aaron saw this, he built H1129 an altar before it; and Aaron made a proclamation and said, “Tomorrow shall be a feast to the LORD.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 13:22 - When they had gone up into the Negev, [fn]they came to Hebron where Ahiman, Sheshai and Talmai, the [fn]descendants of Anak were. (Now Hebron was built H1129 seven years before Zoan in Egypt.)
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:27 - Therefore those who use proverbs say,
“Come to Heshbon! Let it be built! H1129
So let the city of Sihon be established.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 23:1 - Then Balaam said to Balak, “Build H1129 seven altars for me here, and prepare seven bulls and seven rams for me here.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 23:14 - So he took him to the field of Zophim, to the top of Pisgah, and built H1129 seven altars and offered a bull and a ram on each altar.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 23:29 - Balaam said to Balak, “Build H1129 seven altars for me here and prepare seven bulls and seven rams for me here.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 32:16 - Then they came near to him and said, “We will build H1129 here sheepfolds for our livestock and cities for our little ones;
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 32:24 - “Build H1129 yourselves cities for your little ones, and sheepfolds for your sheep, and do [fn]what you have promised.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 32:34 - The sons of Gad built H1129 Dibon and Ataroth and Aroer,
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 32:37 - The sons of Reuben built H1129 Heshbon and Elealeh and Kiriathaim,
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 32:38 - and Nebo and Baal-meon—their names being changed—and Sibmah, and they gave other names to the cities which they built. H1129
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 6:10 - “Then it shall come about when the LORD your God brings you into the land which He swore to your fathers, Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, to give you, great and splendid cities which you did not build, H1129
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 8:12 - otherwise, when you have eaten and are satisfied, and have built H1129 good houses and lived in them,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 13:16 - “Then you shall gather all its booty into the middle of its open square and burn the city and all its booty with fire as a whole burnt offering to the LORD your God; and it shall be a [fn]ruin forever. It shall never be rebuilt. H1129
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 20:5 - “The officers also shall speak to the people, saying, ‘Who is the man that has built H1129 a new house and has not dedicated it? Let him depart and return to his house, otherwise he might die in the battle and another man would dedicate it.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 20:20 - “Only the trees which you know [fn]are not fruit trees you shall destroy and cut down, that you may construct H1129 siegeworks against the city that is making war with you until it falls.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 22:8 - “When you build H1129 a new house, you shall make a parapet for your roof, so that you will not bring bloodguilt on your house if anyone falls from it.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 25:9 - then his brother’s wife shall come to him in the sight of the elders, and pull his sandal off his foot and spit in his face; and she shall [fn]declare, ‘Thus it is done to the man who does not build H1129 up his brother’s house.’
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 27:5 - “Moreover, you shall build H1129 there an altar to the LORD your God, an altar of stones; you shall not [fn]wield an iron tool on them.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 27:6 - “You shall build H1129 the altar of the LORD your God of [fn]uncut stones, and you shall offer on it burnt offerings to the LORD your God;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:30 - “You shall betroth a wife, but another man will violate her; you shall build H1129 a house, but you will not live in it; you shall plant a vineyard, but you will not [fn]use its fruit.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 6:26 - Then Joshua made them take an oath at that time, saying, “Cursed before the LORD is the man who rises up and builds H1129 this city Jericho; with the loss of his firstborn he shall lay its foundation, and with the loss of his youngest son he shall set up its gates.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 8:30 - Then Joshua built H1129 an altar to the LORD, the God of Israel, in Mount Ebal,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 19:50 - In accordance with the [fn]command of the LORD they gave him the city for which he asked, Timnath-serah in the hill country of Ephraim. So he built H1129 the city and [fn]settled in it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:10 - When they came to the region of the Jordan which is in the land of Canaan, the sons of Reuben and the sons of Gad and the half-tribe of Manasseh built H1129 an altar there by the Jordan, a large altar in appearance.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:11 - And the sons of Israel heard it [fn]said, “Behold, the sons of Reuben and the sons of Gad and the half-tribe of Manasseh have built H1129 an altar at the [fn]frontier of the land of Canaan, in the region of the Jordan, on the side belonging to the sons of Israel.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:16 - “Thus says the whole congregation of the LORD, ‘What is this unfaithful act which you have committed against the God of Israel, turning away from following the LORD this day, by building H1129 yourselves an altar, to rebel against the LORD this day?
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:19 - ‘If, however, the land of your possession is unclean, then [fn]cross into the land of the possession of the LORD, where the LORDS tabernacle [fn]stands, and take possession among us. Only do not rebel against the LORD, or rebel against us by building H1129 an altar for yourselves, besides the altar of the LORD our God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:23 - “If we have built H1129 us an altar to turn away from following the LORD, or if to offer a burnt offering or grain offering on it, or if to offer sacrifices of peace offerings on it, may the LORD Himself require it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:26 - “Therefore we said, ‘Let us [fn]build H1129 an altar, not for burnt offering or for sacrifice;

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