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Lexicon :: Strong's H959 - bazah

בָּזָה
Transliteration
bazah
Pronunciation
bä·zä' (Key)
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 224

KJV Translation Count — Total: 43x
The KJV translates Strong's H959 in the following manner: despise (36x), contemptible (3x), contemned (1x), disdained (1x), vile person (1x), scorn (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to despise, hold in contempt, disdain

    1. (Qal) to despise, regard with contempt

    2. (Niphal)

      1. to be despised

      2. to be despicable

      3. to be vile, worthless

    3. (Hiphil) to cause to despise

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בָּזָה bâzâh, baw-zaw'; a primitive root; to disesteem:—despise, disdain, contemn(-ptible), think to scorn, vile person.
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon [?]

H959

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H959 matches the Hebrew בָּזָה (bazah),
which occurs 43 times in 41 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

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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 H959 his birthright.

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Because he hath despised H959 the word of the LORD, and hath broken his commandment, that soul shall utterly be cut off; his iniquity shall be upon him.

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Wherefore the LORD God of Israel saith, I said indeed that thy house, and the house of thy father, should walk before me for ever: but now the LORD saith, Be it far from me; for them that honour me I will honour, and they that despise H959 me shall be lightly esteemed.

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But the children of Belial said, How shall this man save us? And they despised H959 him, and brought him no presents. But he held his peace.

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And when the Philistine looked about, and saw David, he disdained H959 him: for he was but a youth, and ruddy, and of a fair countenance.

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And as the ark of the LORD came into the city of David, Michal Saul's daughter looked through a window, and saw king David leaping and dancing before the LORD; and she despised H959 him in her heart.

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Wherefore hast thou despised H959 the commandment of the LORD, to do evil in his sight? thou hast killed Uriah the Hittite with the sword, and hast taken his wife to be thy wife, and hast slain him with the sword of the children of Ammon.

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Now therefore the sword shall never depart from thine house; because thou hast despised H959 me, and hast taken the wife of Uriah the Hittite to be thy wife.

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This is the word that the LORD hath spoken concerning him; The virgin the daughter of Zion hath despised H959 thee, and laughed thee to scorn; the daughter of Jerusalem hath shaken her head at thee.

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And it came to pass, as the ark of the covenant of the LORD came to the city of David, that Michal the daughter of Saul looking out at a window saw king David dancing and playing: and she despised H959 him in her heart.

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But they mocked the messengers of God, and despised H959 his words, and misused his prophets, until the wrath of the LORD arose against his people, till there was no remedy.

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But when Sanballat the Horonite, and Tobiah the servant, the Ammonite, and Geshem the Arabian, heard it, they laughed us to scorn, and despised H959 us, and said, What is this thing that ye do? will ye rebel against the king?

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For this deed of the queen shall come abroad unto all women, so that they shall despise H959 their husbands in their eyes, when it shall be reported, The king Ahasuerus commanded Vashti the queen to be brought in before him, but she came not.

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And he thought scorn H959 to lay hands on Mordecai alone; for they had shewed him the people of Mordecai: wherefore Haman sought to destroy all the Jews that were throughout the whole kingdom of Ahasuerus, even the people of Mordecai.

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In whose eyes a vile person is contemned; H959 but he honoureth them that fear the LORD. He that sweareth to his own hurt, and changeth not.

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But I am a worm, and no man; a reproach of men, and despised H959 of the people.

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For he hath not despised H959 nor abhorred the affliction of the afflicted; neither hath he hid his face from him; but when he cried unto him, he heard.

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The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit: a broken and a contrite heart, O God, thou wilt not despise. H959

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For the LORD heareth the poor, and despiseth H959 not his prisoners.

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As a dream when one awaketh; so, O Lord, when thou awakest, thou shalt despise H959 their image.

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He will regard the prayer of the destitute, and not despise H959 their prayer.

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I am small and despised: H959 yet do not I forget thy precepts.

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He that walketh in his uprightness feareth the LORD: but he that is perverse in his ways despiseth H959 him.

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A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish man despiseth H959 his mother.

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He that keepeth the commandment keepeth his own soul; but he that despiseth H959 his ways shall die.

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Then said I, Wisdom is better than strength: nevertheless the poor man's wisdom is despised, H959 and his words are not heard.

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This is the word which the LORD hath spoken concerning him; The virgin, the daughter of Zion, hath despised H959 thee, and laughed thee to scorn; the daughter of Jerusalem hath shaken her head at thee.

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He is despised H959 and rejected of men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief: and we hid as it were our faces from him; he was despised, H959 and we esteemed him not.

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Is this man Coniah a despised H959 broken idol? is he a vessel wherein is no pleasure? wherefore are they cast out, he and his seed, and are cast into a land which they know not?

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For, lo, I will make thee small among the heathen, and despised H959 among men.

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For thus saith the Lord GOD; I will even deal with thee as thou hast done, which hast despised H959 the oath in breaking the covenant.

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As I live, saith the Lord GOD, surely in the place where the king dwelleth that made him king, whose oath he despised, H959 and whose covenant he brake, even with him in the midst of Babylon he shall die.

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Seeing he despised H959 the oath by breaking the covenant, when, lo, he had given his hand, and hath done all these things, he shall not escape.

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Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD; As I live, surely mine oath that he hath despised, H959 and my covenant that he hath broken, even it will I recompense upon his own head.

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Thou hast despised H959 mine holy things, and hast profaned my sabbaths.

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And in his estate shall stand up a vile person, H959 to whom they shall not give the honour of the kingdom: but he shall come in peaceably, and obtain the kingdom by flatteries.

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Behold, I have made thee small among the heathen: thou art greatly despised. H959

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A son honoureth his father, and a servant his master: if then I be a father, where is mine honour? and if I be a master, where is my fear? saith the LORD of hosts unto you, O priests, that despise H959 my name. And ye say, Wherein have we despised H959 thy name?

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Ye offer polluted bread upon mine altar; and ye say, Wherein have we polluted thee? In that ye say, The table of the LORD is contemptible. H959

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But ye have profaned it, in that ye say, The table of the LORD is polluted; and the fruit thereof, even his meat, is contemptible. H959

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Therefore have I also made you contemptible H959 and base before all the people, according as ye have not kept my ways, but have been partial in the law.
 
 
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