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Lexicon :: Strong's H1285 - bĕriyth

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בְּרִית
Transliteration
bĕriyth
Pronunciation
ber·ēth' (Key)
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From בָּרָה (H1262) (in the sense of cutting [like בָּרָא (H1254)])
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 282a

Strong’s Definitions

בְּרִית bᵉrîyth, ber-eeth'; from H1262 (in the sense of cutting [like H1254]); a compact (because made by passing between pieces of flesh):—confederacy, (con-) feder(-ate), covenant, league.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 284x

The KJV translates Strong's H1285 in the following manner: covenant (264x), league (17x), confederacy (1x), confederate (1x), confederate (with H1167) (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 284x
The KJV translates Strong's H1285 in the following manner: covenant (264x), league (17x), confederacy (1x), confederate (1x), confederate (with H1167) (1x).
  1. covenant, alliance, pledge

    1. between men

      1. treaty, alliance, league (man to man)

      2. constitution, ordinance (monarch to subjects)

      3. agreement, pledge (man to man)

      4. alliance (of friendship)

      5. alliance (of marriage)

    2. between God and man

      1. alliance (of friendship)

      2. covenant (divine ordinance with signs or pledges)

  2. (phrases)

    1. covenant making

    2. covenant keeping

    3. covenant violation

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בְּרִית bᵉrîyth, ber-eeth'; from H1262 (in the sense of cutting [like H1254]); a compact (because made by passing between pieces of flesh):—confederacy, (con-) feder(-ate), covenant, league.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1285 matches the Hebrew בְּרִית (bĕriyth),
which occurs 285 times in 265 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

Page 1 / 6 (Gen 6:18–Num 25:13)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:18 - “But I will establish My covenant H1285 with you; and you shall enter the ark—you and your sons and your wife, and your sons’ wives with you.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:9 - “Now behold, I Myself do establish My covenant H1285 with you, and with your [fn]descendants after you;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:11 - “I establish My covenant H1285 with you; and all flesh shall never again be cut off by the water of the flood, neither shall there again be a flood to destroy the earth.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:12 - God said, “This is the sign of the covenant H1285 which I am making between Me and you and every living creature that is with you, for [fn]all successive generations;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:13 - I set My bow in the cloud, and it shall be for a sign of a covenant H1285 between Me and the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:15 - and I will remember My covenant, H1285 which is between Me and you and every living creature of all flesh; and never again shall the water become a flood to destroy all flesh.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:16 - “When the bow is in the cloud, then I will look upon it, to remember the everlasting covenant H1285 between God and every living creature of all flesh that is on the earth.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:17 - And God said to Noah, “This is the sign of the covenant H1285 which I have established between Me and all flesh that is on the earth.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:13 - Then [fn]a fugitive came and told Abram the Hebrew. Now he was [fn]living by the [fn]oaks of Mamre the Amorite, brother of Eshcol and brother of Aner, and these were [fn]allies H1285 with Abram.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 15:18 - On that day the LORD made a covenant H1285 with Abram, saying,
“To your [fn]descendants I have given this land,
From the river of Egypt as far as the great river, the river Euphrates:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:2 - “I will [fn]establish My covenant H1285 between Me and you,
And I will multiply you exceedingly.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:4 - “As for Me, behold, My covenant H1285 is with you,
And you will be the father of a multitude of nations.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:7 - “I will establish My covenant H1285 between Me and you and your [fn]descendants after you throughout their generations for an everlasting covenant, H1285 to be God to you and to your [fn]descendants after you.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:9 - God said further to Abraham, “Now as for you, you shall keep My covenant, H1285 you and your [fn]descendants after you throughout their generations.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:10 - “This is My covenant, H1285 which you shall keep, between Me and you and your [fn]descendants after you: every male among you shall be circumcised.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:11 - “And you shall be circumcised in the flesh of your foreskin, and it shall be the sign of the covenant H1285 between Me and you.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:13 - “A servant who is born in your house or who is bought with your money shall surely be circumcised; thus shall My covenant H1285 be in your flesh for an everlasting covenant. H1285
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:14 - “But an uncircumcised male who is not circumcised in the flesh of his foreskin, that person shall be cut off from his people; he has broken My covenant.” H1285
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:19 - But God said, “No, but Sarah your wife will bear you a son, and you shall call his name [fn]Isaac; and I will establish My covenant H1285 with him for an everlasting covenant H1285 for his [fn]descendants after him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:21 - “But My covenant H1285 I will establish with Isaac, whom Sarah will bear to you at this season next year.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:27 - Abraham took sheep and oxen and gave them to Abimelech, and the two of them made a covenant. H1285
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:32 - So they made a covenant H1285 at Beersheba; and Abimelech and Phicol, the commander of his army, arose and returned to the land of the Philistines.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:28 - They said, “We see plainly that the LORD has been with you; so we said, ‘Let there now be an oath between us, even between [fn]you and us, and let us make a covenant H1285 with you,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:44 - “So now come, let us make a covenant, H1285 [fn]you and I, and let it be a witness between [fn]you and me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 2:24 - So God heard their groaning; and God remembered His covenant H1285 with Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 6:4 - “I also established My covenant H1285 with them, to give them the land of Canaan, the [fn]land in which they sojourned.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 6:5 - “Furthermore I have heard the groaning of the sons of Israel, because the Egyptians are holding them in bondage, and I have remembered My covenant. H1285
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 19:5 - ‘Now then, if you will indeed obey My voice and keep My covenant, H1285 then you shall be My [fn]own possession among all the peoples, for all the earth is Mine;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:32 - “You shall [fn]make no covenant H1285 with them or with their gods.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 24:7 - Then he took the book of the covenant H1285 and read it in the hearing of the people; and they said, “All that the LORD has spoken we will do, and we will be obedient!”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 24:8 - So Moses took the blood and sprinkled it on the people, and said, “Behold the blood of the covenant, H1285 which the LORD has [fn]made with you [fn]in accordance with all these words.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 31:16 - ‘So the sons of Israel shall observe the sabbath, to [fn]celebrate the sabbath throughout their generations as a perpetual covenant.’ H1285
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 34:10 - Then [fn]God said, “Behold, I am going to make a covenant. H1285 Before all your people I will perform miracles which have not been [fn]produced in all the earth nor among any of the nations; and all the people [fn]among whom you live will see the working of the LORD, for it is a fearful thing that I am going to perform with you.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 34:12 - “Watch yourself that you make no covenant H1285 with the inhabitants of the land into which you are going, or it will become a snare in your midst.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 34:15 - otherwise you might make a covenant H1285 with the inhabitants of the land and they would play the harlot with their gods and sacrifice to their gods, and someone might invite you [fn]to eat of his sacrifice,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 34:27 - Then the LORD said to Moses, “Write [fn]down these words, for in accordance with these words I have made a covenant H1285 with you and with Israel.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 34:28 - So he was there with the LORD forty days and forty nights; he did not eat bread or drink water. And [fn]he wrote on the tablets the words of the covenant, H1285 the Ten [fn]Commandments.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 2:13 - ‘Every grain offering of yours, moreover, you shall season with salt, so that the salt of the covenant H1285 of your God shall not be lacking from your grain offering; with all your offerings you shall offer salt.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 24:8 - “Every sabbath day he shall set it in order before the LORD continually; it is an everlasting covenant H1285 [fn]for the sons of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 26:9 - ‘So I will turn toward you and make you fruitful and multiply you, and I will confirm My covenant H1285 with you.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 26:15 - if, instead, you reject My statutes, and if your soul abhors My ordinances so as not to carry out all My commandments, and so break My covenant, H1285
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 26:25 - ‘I will also bring upon you a sword which will execute vengeance for the covenant; H1285 and when you gather together into your cities, I will send pestilence among you, so that you shall be delivered into enemy hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 26:42 - then I will remember My covenant H1285 with Jacob, and I will remember also My covenant H1285 with Isaac, and My covenant H1285 with Abraham as well, and I will remember the land.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 26:44 - ‘Yet in spite of this, when they are in the land of their enemies, I will not reject them, nor will I so abhor them as to destroy them, breaking My covenant H1285 with them; for I am the LORD their God.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 26:45 - ‘But I will remember for them the covenant H1285 with their ancestors, whom I brought out of the land of Egypt in the sight of the nations, that I might be their God. I am the LORD.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 10:33 - Thus they set out from the mount of the LORD three days’ journey, with the ark of the covenant H1285 of the LORD journeying in front of them for the [fn]three days, to seek out a resting place for them.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:44 - But they went up heedlessly to the [fn]ridge of the hill country; neither the ark of the covenant H1285 of the LORD nor Moses left the camp.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 18:19 - “All the offerings of the holy gifts, which the sons of Israel offer to the LORD, I have given to you and your sons and your daughters with you, as a perpetual allotment. It is an everlasting covenant H1285 of salt before the LORD to you and your [fn]descendants with you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 25:12 - “Therefore say, ‘Behold, I give him My covenant H1285 of peace;
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 25:13 - and it shall be for him and his [fn]descendants after him, a covenant H1285 of a perpetual priesthood, because he was jealous for his God and made atonement for the sons of Israel.’”

 
 
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