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Lexicon :: Strong's H1129 - bānâ

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baw-naw' (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 (bānâ),
which occurs 376 times in 345 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Page 1 / 7 (Gen 2:22–Jos 22:26)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:22 - And the rib, which the LORD God had taken from man, made H1129 he a woman, and brought her unto the man.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:17 - And Cain knew his wife; and she conceived, and bare Enoch: and he builded H1129 a city, and called the name of the city, after the name of his son, Enoch.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:20 - And Noah builded H1129 an altar unto the LORD; and took of every clean beast, and of every clean fowl, and offered burnt offerings on the altar.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:11 - Out of that land went forth Asshur, and builded H1129 Nineveh, and the city Rehoboth, and Calah,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:4 - And they said, Go to, let us build H1129 us a city and a tower, whose top may reach unto heaven; and let us make us a name, lest we be scattered abroad upon the face of the whole earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:5 - And the LORD came down to see the city and the tower, which the children of men builded. H1129
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:8 - So the LORD scattered them abroad from thence upon the face of all the earth: and they left off to build H1129 the city.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:7 - And the LORD appeared unto Abram, and said, Unto thy seed will I give this land: and there builded H1129 he an altar unto the LORD, who appeared unto him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:8 - And he removed from thence unto a mountain on the east of Bethel, and pitched his tent, having Bethel on the west, and Hai on the east: and there he builded H1129 an altar unto the LORD, and called upon the name of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:18 - Then Abram removed his tent, and came and dwelt in the plain of Mamre, which is in Hebron, and built H1129 there an altar unto the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 16:2 - And Sarai said unto Abram, Behold now, the LORD hath restrained me from bearing: I pray thee, go in unto my maid; it may be that I may obtain children H1129 by her. And Abram hearkened to the voice of Sarai.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:9 - And they came to the place which God had told him of; and Abraham built H1129 an altar there, and laid the wood in order, and bound Isaac his son, and laid him on the altar upon the wood.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:25 - And he builded H1129 an altar there, and called upon the name of the LORD, and pitched his tent there: and there Isaac's servants digged a well.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:3 - And she said, Behold my maid Bilhah, go in unto her; and she shall bear upon my knees, that I may also have children H1129 by her.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 33:17 - And Jacob journeyed to Succoth, and built H1129 him an house, and made booths for his cattle: therefore the name of the place is called Succoth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:7 - And he built H1129 there an altar, and called the place Elbethel: because there God appeared unto him, when he fled from the face of his brother.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 1:11 - Therefore they did set over them taskmasters to afflict them with their burdens. And they built H1129 for Pharaoh treasure cities, Pithom and Raamses.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 17:15 - And Moses built H1129 an altar, and called the name of it Jehovahnissi:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 20:25 - And if thou wilt make me an altar of stone, thou shalt not build H1129 it of hewn stone: for if thou lift up thy tool upon it, thou hast polluted it.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 24:4 - And Moses wrote all the words of the LORD, and rose up early in the morning, and builded H1129 an altar under the hill, and twelve pillars, according to the twelve tribes of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 32:5 - And when Aaron saw it, he built H1129 an altar before it; and Aaron made proclamation, and said, To morrow is a feast to the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 13:22 - And they ascended by the south, and came unto Hebron; where Ahiman, Sheshai, and Talmai, the children of Anak, were. (Now Hebron was built H1129 seven years before Zoan in Egypt.)
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:27 - Wherefore they that speak in proverbs say, Come into Heshbon, let the city of Sihon be built H1129 and prepared:
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 23:1 - And Balaam said unto Balak, Build H1129 me here seven altars, and prepare me here seven oxen and seven rams.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 23:14 - And he brought him into the field of Zophim, to the top of Pisgah, and built H1129 seven altars, and offered a bullock and a ram on every altar.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 23:29 - And Balaam said unto Balak, Build H1129 me here seven altars, and prepare me here seven bullocks and seven rams.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 32:16 - And they came near unto him, and said, We will build H1129 sheepfolds here for our cattle, and cities for our little ones:
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 32:24 - Build H1129 you cities for your little ones, and folds for your sheep; and do that which hath proceeded out of your mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 32:34 - And the children of Gad built H1129 Dibon, and Ataroth, and Aroer,
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 32:37 - And the children of Reuben built H1129 Heshbon, and Elealeh, and Kirjathaim,
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 32:38 - And Nebo, and Baalmeon, (their names being changed,) and Shibmah: and gave other names unto the cities which they builded. H1129
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 6:10 - And it shall be, when the LORD thy God shall have brought thee into the land which he sware unto thy fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, to give thee great and goodly cities, which thou buildedst H1129 not,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 8:12 - Lest when thou hast eaten and art full, and hast built H1129 goodly houses, and dwelt therein;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 13:16 - And thou shalt gather all the spoil of it into the midst of the street thereof, and shalt burn with fire the city, and all the spoil thereof every whit, for the LORD thy God: and it shall be an heap for ever; it shall not be built again. H1129
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 20:5 - And the officers shall speak unto the people, saying, What man is there that hath built H1129 a new house, and hath not dedicated it? let him go and return to his house, lest he die in the battle, and another man dedicate it.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 20:20 - Only the trees which thou knowest that they be not trees for meat, thou shalt destroy and cut them down; and thou shalt build H1129 bulwarks against the city that maketh war with thee, until it be subdued.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 22:8 - When thou buildest H1129 a new house, then thou shalt make a battlement for thy roof, that thou bring not blood upon thine house, if any man fall from thence.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 25:9 - Then shall his brother's wife come unto him in the presence of the elders, and loose his shoe from off his foot, and spit in his face, and shall answer and say, So shall it be done unto that man that will not build up H1129 his brother's house.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 27:5 - And there shalt thou build H1129 an altar unto the LORD thy God, an altar of stones: thou shalt not lift up any iron tool upon them.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 27:6 - Thou shalt build H1129 the altar of the LORD thy God of whole stones: and thou shalt offer burnt offerings thereon unto the LORD thy God:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:30 - Thou shalt betroth a wife, and another man shall lie with her: thou shalt build H1129 an house, and thou shalt not dwell therein: thou shalt plant a vineyard, and shalt not gather the grapes thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 6:26 - And Joshua adjured them at that time, saying, Cursed be the man before the LORD, that riseth up and buildeth H1129 this city Jericho: he shall lay the foundation thereof in his firstborn, and in his youngest son shall he set up the gates of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 8:30 - Then Joshua built H1129 an altar unto the LORD God of Israel in mount Ebal,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 19:50 - According to the word of the LORD they gave him the city which he asked, even Timnathserah in mount Ephraim: and he built H1129 the city, and dwelt therein.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:10 - And when they came unto the borders of Jordan, that are in the land of Canaan, the children of Reuben and the children of Gad and the half tribe of Manasseh built H1129 there an altar by Jordan, a great altar to see to.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:11 - And the children of Israel heard say, Behold, the children of Reuben and the children of Gad and the half tribe of Manasseh have built H1129 an altar over against the land of Canaan, in the borders of Jordan, at the passage of the children of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:16 - Thus saith the whole congregation of the LORD, What trespass is this that ye have committed against the God of Israel, to turn away this day from following the LORD, in that ye have builded H1129 you an altar, that ye might rebel this day against the LORD?
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:19 - Notwithstanding, if the land of your possession be unclean, then pass ye over unto the land of the possession of the LORD, wherein the LORD'S tabernacle dwelleth, and take possession among us: but rebel not against the LORD, nor rebel against us, in building H1129 you an altar beside the altar of the LORD our God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:23 - That we have built H1129 us an altar to turn from following the LORD, or if to offer thereon burnt offering or meat offering, or if to offer peace offerings thereon, let the LORD himself require it;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:26 - Therefore we said, Let us now prepare to build H1129 us an altar, not for burnt offering, nor for sacrifice:

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