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Lexicon :: Strong's H1062 - bĕkowrah

בְּכוֹרָה
Transliteration
bĕkowrah
Pronunciation
bek·ō·rä' (Key)
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 244c

Variant Spellings

Variant spellings for this word: בכורה (Strongs and Gesenius) בכרה (Strongs and Gesenius)

Strong’s Definitions

בְּכוֹרָה bᵉkôwrâh, bek-o-raw'; or (short) בְּכֹרָה bᵉkôrâh; feminine of H1060; the firstling of man or beast; abstractly primogeniture:—birthright, firstborn(-ling).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x

The KJV translates Strong's H1062 in the following manner: birthright (9x), firstling (5x), firstborn (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 15x
The KJV translates Strong's H1062 in the following manner: birthright (9x), firstling (5x), firstborn (1x).
  1. birthright, primogeniture, right of the first-born

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בְּכוֹרָה bᵉkôwrâh, bek-o-raw'; or (short) בְּכֹרָה bᵉkôrâh; feminine of H1060; the firstling of man or beast; abstractly primogeniture:—birthright, firstborn(-ling).

H1062

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1062 matches the Hebrew בְּכוֹרָה (bĕkowrah),
which occurs 15 times in 14 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:4 - And Abel, he also brought of the firstlings H1062 of his flock and of the fat thereof. And the LORD had respect unto Abel and to his offering:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:31 - And Jacob said, Sell me this day thy birthright. H1062
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:32 - And Esau said, Behold, I am at the point to die: and what profit shall this birthright H1062 do to me?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:33 - And Jacob said, Swear to me this day; and he sware unto him: and he sold his birthright H1062 unto Jacob.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:34 - Then Jacob gave Esau bread and pottage of lentiles; and he did eat and drink, and rose up, and went his way: thus Esau despised his birthright. H1062
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:36 - And he said, Is not he rightly named Jacob? for he hath supplanted me these two times: he took away my birthright; H1062 and, behold, now he hath taken away my blessing. And he said, Hast thou not reserved a blessing for me?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 43:33 - And they sat before him, the firstborn according to his birthright, H1062 and the youngest according to his youth: and the men marvelled one at another.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 12:6 - And thither ye shall bring your burnt offerings, and your sacrifices, and your tithes, and heave offerings of your hand, and your vows, and your freewill offerings, and the firstlings H1062 of your herds and of your flocks:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 12:17 - Thou mayest not eat within thy gates the tithe of thy corn, or of thy wine, or of thy oil, or the firstlings H1062 of thy herds or of thy flock, nor any of thy vows which thou vowest, nor thy freewill offerings, or heave offering of thine hand:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 14:23 - And thou shalt eat before the LORD thy God, in the place which he shall choose to place his name there, the tithe of thy corn, of thy wine, and of thine oil, and the firstlings H1062 of thy herds and of thy flocks; that thou mayest learn to fear the LORD thy God always.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 21:17 - But he shall acknowledge the son of the hated for the firstborn, by giving him a double portion of all that he hath: for he is the beginning of his strength; the right of the firstborn H1062 is his.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 5:1 - Now the sons of Reuben the firstborn of Israel, (for he was the firstborn; but, forasmuch as he defiled his father's bed, his birthright H1062 was given unto the sons of Joseph the son of Israel: and the genealogy is not to be reckoned after the birthright. H1062
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 5:2 - For Judah prevailed above his brethren, and of him came the chief ruler; but the birthright H1062 was Joseph's:)
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 10:36 - Also the firstborn of our sons, and of our cattle, as it is written in the law, and the firstlings H1062 of our herds and of our flocks, to bring to the house of our God, unto the priests that minister in the house of our God:

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