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Lexicon :: Strong's H1262 - barah

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בָּרָה
Transliteration
barah
Pronunciation
bä·rä' (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 281

Strong’s Definitions

בָּרָה bârâh, baw-raw'; a primitive root; to select; also (as denominative from H1250) to feed; also (as equivalent to H1305) to render clear (Ecclesiastes 3:18) to select; to feed; to render clear:—choose, (cause to) eat, manifest, (give) meat.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 7x

The KJV translates Strong's H1262 in the following manner: eat (4x), choose (1x), give (1x), cause to eat.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 7x
The KJV translates Strong's H1262 in the following manner: eat (4x), choose (1x), give (1x), cause to eat.
  1. to eat, consume

    1. (Qal) to eat

    2. (Piel) for eating, devouring

    3. (Hiphil) to cause to eat

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בָּרָה bârâh, baw-raw'; a primitive root; to select; also (as denominative from H1250) to feed; also (as equivalent to H1305) to render clear (Ecclesiastes 3:18) to select; to feed; to render clear:—choose, (cause to) eat, manifest, (give) meat.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1262 matches the Hebrew בָּרָה (barah),
which occurs 7 times in 7 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 17:8 - He stood and shouted to the ranks of Israel and said to them, “Why do you come out to draw up in battle array? Am I not the Philistine and you servants of Saul? Choose H1262 a man for yourselves and let him come down to me.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:35 - Then all the people came to [fn]persuade David to eat H1262 bread while it was still day; but David vowed, saying, “May God do so to me, and more also, if I taste bread or anything else before the sun goes down.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 12:17 - The elders of his household stood beside him in order to raise him up from the ground, but he was unwilling and would not eat H1262 food with them.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:5 - Jonadab then said to him, “Lie down on your bed and pretend to be ill; when your father comes to see you, say to him, ‘Please let my sister Tamar come and give me some food to eat, H1262 and let her prepare the food in my sight, that I may see it and eat from her hand.’”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:6 - So Amnon lay down and pretended to be ill; when the king came to see him, Amnon said to the king, “Please let my sister Tamar come and make me a couple of cakes in my sight, that I may eat H1262 from her hand.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:10 - Then Amnon said to Tamar, “Bring the food into the [fn]bedroom, that I may eat H1262 from your hand.” So Tamar took the cakes which she had made and brought them into the bedroom to her brother Amnon.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 4:10 - The hands of compassionate women
Boiled their own children;
They became food H1262 for them
Because of the destruction of the daughter of my people.
 
 
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