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Lexicon :: Strong's H1086 - balah

בָּלָה
Transliteration
balah
Pronunciation
bä·lä' (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 246

Strong’s Definitions

בָּלָה bâlâh, baw-law'; a primitive root; to fail; by implication to wear out, decay (causatively, consume, spend):—consume, enjoy long, become (make, wax) old, spend, waste.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x

The KJV translates Strong's H1086 in the following manner: wax old (9x), become old (2x), consume (2x), waste (1x), enjoy (1x), non translated variant (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x
The KJV translates Strong's H1086 in the following manner: wax old (9x), become old (2x), consume (2x), waste (1x), enjoy (1x), non translated variant (1x).
  1. to wear out, become old

    1. (Qal) to wear out

    2. (Piel)

      1. to wear out

      2. to wear out by use, use up completely

      3. to enjoy, use to the full

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בָּלָה bâlâh, baw-law'; a primitive root; to fail; by implication to wear out, decay (causatively, consume, spend):—consume, enjoy long, become (make, wax) old, spend, waste.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1086 matches the Hebrew בָּלָה (balah),
which occurs 16 times in 15 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:12 - Therefore Sarah laughed within herself, saying, After I am waxed old H1086 shall I have pleasure, my lord being old also?
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 8:4 - Thy raiment waxed not old H1086 upon thee, neither did thy foot swell, these forty years.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:5 - And I have led you forty years in the wilderness: your clothes are not waxen old H1086 upon you, and thy shoe is not waxen old H1086 upon thy foot.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 9:13 - And these bottles of wine, which we filled, were new; and, behold, they be rent: and these our garments and our shoes are become old H1086 by reason of the very long journey.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 17:9 - Also I will ordain a place for my people Israel, and will plant them, and they shall dwell in their place, and shall be moved no more; neither shall the children of wickedness waste H1086 them any more, as at the beginning,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:21 - Yea, forty years didst thou sustain them in the wilderness, so that they lacked nothing; their clothes waxed not old, H1086 and their feet swelled not.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 13:28 - And he, as a rotten thing, consumeth, H1086 as a garment that is moth eaten.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:13 - They spend H1086 their days in wealth, and in a moment go down to the grave.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 32:3 - When I kept silence, my bones waxed old H1086 through my roaring all the day long.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 49:14 - Like sheep they are laid in the grave; death shall feed on them; and the upright shall have dominion over them in the morning; and their beauty shall consume H1086 in the grave from their dwelling.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 102:26 - They shall perish, but thou shalt endure: yea, all of them shall wax old H1086 like a garment; as a vesture shalt thou change them, and they shall be changed:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 50:9 - Behold, the Lord GOD will help me; who is he that shall condemn me? lo, they all shall wax old H1086 as a garment; the moth shall eat them up.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:6 - Lift up your eyes to the heavens, and look upon the earth beneath: for the heavens shall vanish away like smoke, and the earth shall wax old H1086 like a garment, and they that dwell therein shall die in like manner: but my salvation shall be for ever, and my righteousness shall not be abolished.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 65:22 - They shall not build, and another inhabit; they shall not plant, and another eat: for as the days of a tree are the days of my people, and mine elect shall long enjoy H1086 the work of their hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 3:4 - My flesh and my skin hath he made old; H1086 he hath broken my bones.

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