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Lexicon :: Strong's H970 - bachuwr

בָּחוּר
Transliteration
bachuwr
Pronunciation
bä·khür' (Key)
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Participle passive of בָּחַר (H977)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 231a

KJV Translation Count — Total: 45x
The KJV translates Strong's H970 in the following manner: young man (42x), the chosen (1x), young (1x), not translated (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. youth, young man

Strong’s Definitions [?] (Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בָּחוּר bâchûwr, baw-khoor'; or בָּחֻר bâchur; participle passive of H977; properly, selected, i.e. a youth (often collective):—(choice) young (man), chosen, × hole.
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon [?]

H970

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H970 matches the Hebrew בָּחוּר (bachuwr),
which occurs 45 times in 44 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

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The sword without, and terror within, shall destroy both the young man H970 and the virgin, the suckling also with the man of gray hairs.

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So his father went down unto the woman: and Samson made there a feast; for so used the young men H970 to do.

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And he said, Blessed be thou of the LORD, my daughter: for thou hast shewed more kindness in the latter end than at the beginning, inasmuch as thou followedst not young men, H970 whether poor or rich.

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And he will take your menservants, and your maidservants, and your goodliest young men, H970 and your asses, and put them to his work.

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And he had a son, whose name was Saul, a choice young man, H970 and a goodly: and there was not among the children of Israel a goodlier person than he: from his shoulders and upward he was higher than any of the people.

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And Hazael said, Why weepeth my lord? And he answered, Because I know the evil that thou wilt do unto the children of Israel: their strong holds wilt thou set on fire, and their young men H970 wilt thou slay with the sword, and wilt dash their children, and rip up their women with child.

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Therefore he brought upon them the king of the Chaldees, who slew their young men H970 with the sword in the house of their sanctuary, and had no compassion upon young man H970 or maiden, old man, or him that stooped for age: he gave them all into his hand.

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The wrath of God came upon them, and slew the fattest of them, and smote down the chosen H970 men of Israel.

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The fire consumed their young men; H970 and their maidens were not given to marriage.

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Both young men, H970 and maidens; old men, and children:

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The glory of young men H970 is their strength: and the beauty of old men is the gray head.

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Rejoice, O young man, H970 in thy youth; and let thy heart cheer thee in the days of thy youth, and walk in the ways of thine heart, and in the sight of thine eyes: but know thou, that for all these things God will bring thee into judgment.

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Therefore the Lord shall have no joy in their young men, H970 neither shall have mercy on their fatherless and widows: for every one is an hypocrite and an evildoer, and every mouth speaketh folly. For all this his anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still.

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Be thou ashamed, O Zidon: for the sea hath spoken, even the strength of the sea, saying, I travail not, nor bring forth children, neither do I nourish up young men, H970 nor bring up virgins.

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Then shall the Assyrian fall with the sword, not of a mighty man; and the sword, not of a mean man, shall devour him: but he shall flee from the sword, and his young men H970 shall be discomfited.

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Even the youths shall faint and be weary, and the young men H970 shall utterly fall:

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But this is a people robbed and spoiled; they are all of them snared in holes, H970 and they are hid in prison houses: they are for a prey, and none delivereth; for a spoil, and none saith, Restore.

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For as a young man H970 marrieth a virgin, so shall thy sons marry thee: and as the bridegroom rejoiceth over the bride, so shall thy God rejoice over thee.

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Therefore I am full of the fury of the LORD; I am weary with holding in: I will pour it out upon the children abroad, and upon the assembly of young men H970 together: for even the husband with the wife shall be taken, the aged with him that is full of days.

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For death is come up into our windows, and is entered into our palaces, to cut off the children from without, and the young men H970 from the streets.

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Therefore thus saith the LORD of hosts, Behold, I will punish them: the young men H970 shall die by the sword; their sons and their daughters shall die by famine:

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Their widows are increased to me above the sand of the seas: I have brought upon them against the mother of the young men H970 a spoiler at noonday: I have caused him to fall upon it suddenly, and terrors upon the city.

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Therefore deliver up their children to the famine, and pour out their blood by the force of the sword; and let their wives be bereaved of their children, and be widows; and let their men be put to death; let their young men H970 be slain by the sword in battle.

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Then shall the virgin rejoice in the dance, both young men H970 and old together: for I will turn their mourning into joy, and will comfort them, and make them rejoice from their sorrow.

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Moab is spoiled, and gone up out of her cities, and his chosen young men H970 are gone down to the slaughter, saith the King, whose name is the LORD of hosts.

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Therefore her young men H970 shall fall in her streets, and all the men of war shall be cut off in that day, saith the LORD of hosts.

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Therefore shall her young men H970 fall in the streets, and all her men of war shall be cut off in that day, saith the LORD.

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Against him that bendeth let the archer bend his bow, and against him that lifteth himself up in his brigandine: and spare ye not her young men; H970 destroy ye utterly all her host.

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With thee also will I break in pieces man and woman; and with thee will I break in pieces old and young; and with thee will I break in pieces the young man H970 and the maid;

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The Lord hath trodden under foot all my mighty men in the midst of me: he hath called an assembly against me to crush my young men: H970 the Lord hath trodden the virgin, the daughter of Judah, as in a winepress.

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The LORD is righteous; for I have rebelled against his commandment: hear, I pray you, all people, and behold my sorrow: my virgins and my young men H970 are gone into captivity.

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The young and the old lie on the ground in the streets: my virgins and my young men H970 are fallen by the sword; thou hast slain them in the day of thine anger; thou hast killed, and not pitied.

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They took the young men H970 to grind, and the children fell under the wood.

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The elders have ceased from the gate, the young men H970 from their musick.

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Slay utterly old and young, H970 both maids, and little children, and women: but come not near any man upon whom is the mark; and begin at my sanctuary. Then they began at the ancient men which were before the house.

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Which were clothed with blue, captains and rulers, all of them desirable young men, H970 horsemen riding upon horses.

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She doted upon the Assyrians her neighbours, captains and rulers clothed most gorgeously, horsemen riding upon horses, all of them desirable young men. H970

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The Babylonians, and all the Chaldeans, Pekod, and Shoa, and Koa, and all the Assyrians with them: all of them desirable young men, H970 captains and rulers, great lords and renowned, all of them riding upon horses.

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The young men H970 of Aven and of Pibeseth shall fall by the sword: and these cities shall go into captivity.

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And it shall come to pass afterward, that I will pour out my spirit upon all flesh; and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, your old men shall dream dreams, your young men H970 shall see visions:

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And I raised up of your sons for prophets, and of your young men H970 for Nazarites. Is it not even thus, O ye children of Israel? saith the LORD.

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I have sent among you the pestilence after the manner of Egypt: your young men H970 have I slain with the sword, and have taken away your horses; and I have made the stink of your camps to come up unto your nostrils: yet have ye not returned unto me, saith the LORD.

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In that day shall the fair virgins and young men H970 faint for thirst.

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For how great is his goodness, and how great is his beauty! corn shall make the young men H970 cheerful, and new wine the maids.
 
 
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