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Lexicon :: Strong's H1254 - bara'


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

TWOT Reference: 278

KJV Translation Count — Total: 54x
The KJV translates Strongs H1254 in the following manner: create (42x), creator (3x), choose (2x), make (2x), cut down (2x), dispatch (1x), done (1x), make fat (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to create, shape, form

    1. (Qal) to shape, fashion, create (always with God as subject)

      1. of heaven and earth

      2. of individual man

      3. of new conditions and circumstances

      4. of transformations

    2. (Niphal) to be created

      1. of heaven and earth

      2. of birth

      3. of something new

      4. of miracles

    3. (Piel)

      1. to cut down

      2. to cut out

  2. to be fat

    1. (Hiphil) to make yourselves fat

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בָּרָא bârâʼ, baw-raw'; a primitive root; (absolutely) to create; (qualified) to cut down (a wood), select, feed (as formative processes):—choose, create (creator), cut down, dispatch, do, make (fat).
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H1254 matches the Hebrew בָּרָא (bara'),
which occurs 54 times in 46 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Tools specific to Gen 1:1

Gen 1:1

In the beginning God created H1254 the heaven and the earth.

Tools specific to Gen 1:21

Gen 1:21

And God created H1254 great whales, and every living creature that moveth, which the waters brought forth abundantly, after their kind, and every winged fowl after his kind: and God saw that it was good.

Tools specific to Gen 1:27

Gen 1:27

So God created H1254 man in his own image, in the image of God created H1254 he him; male and female created H1254 he them.

Tools specific to Gen 2:3

Gen 2:3

And God blessed the seventh day, and sanctified it: because that in it he had rested from all his work which God created H1254 and made.

Tools specific to Gen 2:4

Gen 2:4

These are the generations of the heavens and of the earth when they were created, H1254 in the day that the LORD God made the earth and the heavens,

Tools specific to Gen 5:1

Gen 5:1

This is the book of the generations of Adam. In the day that God created H1254 man, in the likeness of God made he him;

Tools specific to Gen 5:2

Gen 5:2

Male and female created H1254 he them; and blessed them, and called their name Adam, in the day when they were created. H1254

Tools specific to Gen 6:7

Gen 6:7

And the LORD said, I will destroy man whom I have created H1254 from the face of the earth; both man, and beast, and the creeping thing, and the fowls of the air; for it repenteth me that I have made them.

Tools specific to Exo 34:10

Exo 34:10

And he said, Behold, I make a covenant: before all thy people I will do marvels, such as have not been done H1254 in all the earth, nor in any nation: and all the people among which thou art shall see the work of the LORD: for it is a terrible thing that I will do with thee.

Tools specific to Num 16:30

Num 16:30

But if the LORD make H1254 a new thing, and the earth open her mouth, and swallow them up, with all that appertain unto them, and they go down quick into the pit; then ye shall understand that these men have provoked the LORD.

Tools specific to Deu 4:32

Deu 4:32

For ask now of the days that are past, which were before thee, since the day that God created H1254 man upon the earth, and ask from the one side of heaven unto the other, whether there hath been any such thing as this great thing is, or hath been heard like it?

Tools specific to Jos 17:15

Jos 17:15

And Joshua answered them, If thou be a great people, then get thee up to the wood country, and cut down H1254 for thyself there in the land of the Perizzites and of the giants, if mount Ephraim be too narrow for thee.

Tools specific to Jos 17:18

Jos 17:18

But the mountain shall be thine; for it is a wood, and thou shalt cut it down: H1254 and the outgoings of it shall be thine: for thou shalt drive out the Canaanites, though they have iron chariots, and though they be strong.

Tools specific to 1Sa 2:29

1Sa 2:29

Wherefore kick ye at my sacrifice and at mine offering, which I have commanded in my habitation; and honourest thy sons above me, to make yourselves fat H1254 with the chiefest of all the offerings of Israel my people?

Tools specific to Psa 51:10

Psa 51:10

Create H1254 in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me.

Tools specific to Psa 89:12

Psa 89:12

The north and the south thou hast created H1254 them: Tabor and Hermon shall rejoice in thy name.

Tools specific to Psa 89:47

Psa 89:47

Remember how short my time is: wherefore hast thou made H1254 all men in vain?

Tools specific to Psa 102:18

Psa 102:18

This shall be written for the generation to come: and the people which shall be created H1254 shall praise the LORD.

Tools specific to Psa 104:30

Psa 104:30

Thou sendest forth thy spirit, they are created: H1254 and thou renewest the face of the earth.

Tools specific to Psa 148:5

Psa 148:5

Let them praise the name of the LORD: for he commanded, and they were created. H1254

Tools specific to Ecc 12:1

Ecc 12:1

Remember now thy Creator H1254 in the days of thy youth, while the evil days come not, nor the years draw nigh, when thou shalt say, I have no pleasure in them;

Tools specific to Isa 4:5

Isa 4:5

And the LORD will create H1254 upon every dwelling place of mount Zion, and upon her assemblies, a cloud and smoke by day, and the shining of a flaming fire by night: for upon all the glory shall be a defence.

Tools specific to Isa 40:26

Isa 40:26

Lift up your eyes on high, and behold who hath created H1254 these things, that bringeth out their host by number: he calleth them all by names by the greatness of his might, for that he is strong in power; not one faileth.

Tools specific to Isa 40:28

Isa 40:28

Hast thou not known? hast thou not heard, that the everlasting God, the LORD, the Creator H1254 of the ends of the earth, fainteth not, neither is weary? there is no searching of his understanding.

Tools specific to Isa 41:20

Isa 41:20

That they may see, and know, and consider, and understand together, that the hand of the LORD hath done this, and the Holy One of Israel hath created H1254 it.

Tools specific to Isa 42:5

Isa 42:5

Thus saith God the LORD, he that created H1254 the heavens, and stretched them out; he that spread forth the earth, and that which cometh out of it; he that giveth breath unto the people upon it, and spirit to them that walk therein:

Tools specific to Isa 43:1

Isa 43:1

But now thus saith the LORD that created H1254 thee, O Jacob, and he that formed thee, O Israel, Fear not: for I have redeemed thee, I have called thee by thy name; thou art mine.

Tools specific to Isa 43:7

Isa 43:7

Even every one that is called by my name: for I have created H1254 him for my glory, I have formed him; yea, I have made him.

Tools specific to Isa 43:15

Isa 43:15

I am the LORD, your Holy One, the creator H1254 of Israel, your King.

Tools specific to Isa 45:7

Isa 45:7

I form the light, and create H1254 darkness: I make peace, and create H1254 evil: I the LORD do all these things.

Tools specific to Isa 45:8

Isa 45:8

Drop down, ye heavens, from above, and let the skies pour down righteousness: let the earth open, and let them bring forth salvation, and let righteousness spring up together; I the LORD have created H1254 it.

Tools specific to Isa 45:12

Isa 45:12

I have made the earth, and created H1254 man upon it: I, even my hands, have stretched out the heavens, and all their host have I commanded.

Tools specific to Isa 45:18

Isa 45:18

For thus saith the LORD that created H1254 the heavens; God himself that formed the earth and made it; he hath established it, he created H1254 it not in vain, he formed it to be inhabited: I am the LORD; and there is none else.

Tools specific to Isa 48:7

Isa 48:7

They are created H1254 now, and not from the beginning; even before the day when thou heardest them not; lest thou shouldest say, Behold, I knew them.

Tools specific to Isa 54:16

Isa 54:16

Behold, I have created H1254 the smith that bloweth the coals in the fire, and that bringeth forth an instrument for his work; and I have created H1254 the waster to destroy.

Tools specific to Isa 57:19

Isa 57:19

I create H1254 the fruit of the lips; Peace, peace to him that is far off, and to him that is near, saith the LORD; and I will heal him.

Tools specific to Isa 65:17

Isa 65:17

For, behold, I create H1254 new heavens and a new earth: and the former shall not be remembered, nor come into mind.

Tools specific to Isa 65:18

Isa 65:18

But be ye glad and rejoice for ever in that which I create: H1254 for, behold, I create H1254 Jerusalem a rejoicing, and her people a joy.

Tools specific to Jer 31:22

Jer 31:22

How long wilt thou go about, O thou backsliding daughter? for the LORD hath created H1254 a new thing in the earth, A woman shall compass a man.

Tools specific to Eze 21:19

Eze 21:19

Also, thou son of man, appoint thee two ways, that the sword of the king of Babylon may come: both twain shall come forth out of one land: and choose H1254 thou a place, choose H1254 it at the head of the way to the city.

Tools specific to Eze 21:30

Eze 21:30

Shall I cause it to return into his sheath? I will judge thee in the place where thou wast created, H1254 in the land of thy nativity.

Tools specific to Eze 23:47

Eze 23:47

And the company shall stone them with stones, and dispatch H1254 them with their swords; they shall slay their sons and their daughters, and burn up their houses with fire.

Tools specific to Eze 28:13

Eze 28:13

Thou hast been in Eden the garden of God; every precious stone was thy covering, the sardius, topaz, and the diamond, the beryl, the onyx, and the jasper, the sapphire, the emerald, and the carbuncle, and gold: the workmanship of thy tabrets and of thy pipes was prepared in thee in the day that thou wast created. H1254

Tools specific to Eze 28:15

Eze 28:15

Thou wast perfect in thy ways from the day that thou wast created, H1254 till iniquity was found in thee.

Tools specific to Amo 4:13

Amo 4:13

For, lo, he that formeth the mountains, and createth H1254 the wind, and declareth unto man what is his thought, that maketh the morning darkness, and treadeth upon the high places of the earth, The LORD, The God of hosts, is his name.

Tools specific to Mal 2:10

Mal 2:10

Have we not all one father? hath not one God created H1254 us? why do we deal treacherously every man against his brother, by profaning the covenant of our fathers?
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