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Lexicon :: Strong's H1288 - barak

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בָּרַךְ
Transliteration
barak
Pronunciation
bä·rak' (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 285

Strong’s Definitions

בָּרַךְ bârak, baw-rak'; a primitive root; to kneel; by implication to bless God (as an act of adoration), and (vice-versa) man (as a benefit); also (by euphemism) to curse (God or the king, as treason):—× abundantly, × altogether, × at all, blaspheme, bless, congratulate, curse, × greatly, × indeed, kneel (down), praise, salute, × still, thank.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 330x

The KJV translates Strong's H1288 in the following manner: bless (302x), salute (5x), curse (4x), blaspheme (2x), blessing (2x), praised (2x), kneel down (2x), congratulate (1x), kneel (1x), make to kneel (1x), miscellaneous (8x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 330x
The KJV translates Strong's H1288 in the following manner: bless (302x), salute (5x), curse (4x), blaspheme (2x), blessing (2x), praised (2x), kneel down (2x), congratulate (1x), kneel (1x), make to kneel (1x), miscellaneous (8x).
  1. to bless, kneel

    1. (Qal)

      1. to kneel

      2. to bless

    2. (Niphal) to be blessed, bless oneself

    3. (Piel) to bless

    4. (Pual) to be blessed, be adored

    5. (Hiphil) to cause to kneel

    6. (Hithpael) to bless oneself

  2. (TWOT) to praise, salute, curse

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בָּרַךְ bârak, baw-rak'; a primitive root; to kneel; by implication to bless God (as an act of adoration), and (vice-versa) man (as a benefit); also (by euphemism) to curse (God or the king, as treason):—× abundantly, × altogether, × at all, blaspheme, bless, congratulate, curse, × greatly, × indeed, kneel (down), praise, salute, × still, thank.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1288 matches the Hebrew בָּרַךְ (barak),
which occurs 332 times in 289 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

Page 1 / 6 (Gen 1:22–Gen 32:26)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:22 - God blessed H1288 them, saying, “Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the waters in the seas, and let birds multiply on the earth.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:28 - God blessed H1288 them; and God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth, and subdue it; and rule over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the [fn]sky and over every living thing that [fn]moves on the earth.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:3 - Then God blessed H1288 the seventh day and sanctified it, because in it He rested from all His work which God had created [fn]and made.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:2 - He created them male and female, and He blessed H1288 them and named them [fn]Man in the day when they were created.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:1 - And God blessed H1288 Noah and his sons and said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:26 - He also said,
“Blessed H1288 be the LORD,
The God of Shem;
And let Canaan be [fn]his servant.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:2 - And I will make you a great nation,
And I will bless H1288 you,
And make your name great;
And so [fn]you shall be a blessing;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:3 - And I will bless H1288 those who bless H1288 you,
And the one who [fn]curses you I will [fn]curse.
And in you all the families of the earth will be blessed.” H1288
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:19 - He blessed H1288 him and said,
“Blessed H1288 be Abram of [fn]God Most High,
[fn]Possessor of heaven and earth;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:20 - And blessed H1288 be [fn]God Most High,
Who has delivered your enemies into your hand.”
He gave him a tenth of all.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:16 - “I will bless H1288 her, and indeed I will give you a son by her. Then I will bless H1288 her, and she shall be a mother of nations; kings of peoples will [fn]come from her.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:20 - “As for Ishmael, I have heard you; behold, I will bless H1288 him, and will make him fruitful and will multiply him exceedingly. He shall [fn]become the father of twelve princes, and I will make him a great nation.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:18 - since Abraham will surely become a great and [fn]mighty nation, and in him all the nations of the earth will be blessed? H1288
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:17 - indeed I will greatly H1288 bless H1288 you, and I will greatly multiply your [fn]seed as the stars of the heavens and as the sand which is on the seashore; and your [fn]seed shall possess the gate of [fn]their enemies.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:18 - “In your [fn]seed all the nations of the earth shall [fn]be blessed, H1288 because you have obeyed My voice.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:1 - Now Abraham was old, advanced in age; and the LORD had blessed H1288 Abraham in every way.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:11 - He made the camels kneel H1288 down H1288 outside the city by the well of water at evening time, the time when women go out to draw water.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:27 - He said, “Blessed H1288 be the LORD, the God of my master Abraham, who has not forsaken His lovingkindness and His truth toward my master; as for me, the LORD has guided me in the way to the house of my master’s brothers.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:31 - And he said, “Come in, blessed H1288 of the LORD! Why do you stand outside since I have prepared the house, and a place for the camels?”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:35 - “The LORD has greatly blessed H1288 my master, so that he has become [fn]rich; and He has given him flocks and herds, and silver and gold, and servants and maids, and camels and donkeys.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:48 - “And I bowed low and worshiped the LORD, and blessed H1288 the LORD, the God of my master Abraham, who had guided me in the right way to take the daughter of my master’s [fn]kinsman for his son.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:60 - They blessed H1288 Rebekah and said to her,
“May you, our sister,
Become thousands of ten thousands,
And may your [fn]descendants possess
The gate of those who hate them.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:11 - It came about after the death of Abraham, that God blessed H1288 his son Isaac; and Isaac [fn]lived by Beer-lahai-roi.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:3 - “Sojourn in this land and I will be with you and bless H1288 you, for to you and to your [fn]descendants I will give all these lands, and I will establish the oath which I swore to your father Abraham.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:4 - “I will multiply your [fn]descendants as the stars of heaven, and will give your [fn]descendants all these lands; and by your [fn]descendants all the nations of the earth [fn]shall be blessed; H1288
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:12 - Now Isaac sowed in that land and [fn]reaped in the same year a hundredfold. And the LORD blessed H1288 him,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:24 - The LORD appeared to him the same night and said,
“I am the God of your father Abraham;
Do not fear, for I am with you.
I will bless H1288 you, and multiply your [fn]descendants,
For the sake of My servant Abraham.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:29 - that you will do us no harm, just as we have not touched you [fn]and have done to you nothing but good and have sent you away in peace. You are now the blessed H1288 of the LORD.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:4 - and prepare a savory dish for me such as I love, and bring it to me that I may eat, so that my soul may bless H1288 you before I die.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:7 - ‘Bring me some game and prepare a savory dish for me, that I may eat, and bless H1288 you in the presence of the LORD before my death.’
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:10 - “Then you shall bring it to your father, that he may eat, so that he may bless H1288 you before his death.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:19 - Jacob said to his father, “I am Esau your firstborn; I have done as you told me. Get up, please, sit and eat of my game, that [fn]you may bless H1288 me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:23 - He did not recognize him, because his hands were hairy like his brother Esau’s hands; so he blessed H1288 him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:25 - So he said, “Bring it to me, and I will eat of my son’s game, that [fn]I may bless H1288 you.” And he brought it to him, and he ate; he also brought him wine and he drank.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:27 - So he came close and kissed him; and when he smelled the smell of his garments, he blessed H1288 him and said,
“See, the smell of my son
Is like the smell of a field which the LORD has blessed; H1288
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:29 - May peoples serve you,
And nations bow down to you;
Be master of your brothers,
And may your mother’s sons bow down to you.
Cursed be those who curse you,
And blessed H1288 be those who bless H1288 you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:30 - Now it came about, as soon as Isaac had finished blessing H1288 Jacob, and Jacob had hardly gone out from the presence of Isaac his father, that Esau his brother came in from his hunting.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:31 - Then he also made savory food, and brought it to his father; and he said to his father, “Let my father arise and eat of his son’s game, that [fn]you may bless H1288 me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:33 - Then Isaac [fn]trembled violently, and said, “Who was he then that hunted game and brought it to me, so that I ate of all of it before you came, and blessed H1288 him? Yes, and he shall be blessed.” H1288
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:34 - When Esau heard the words of his father, he cried out with an exceedingly great and bitter cry, and said to his father, “Bless H1288 me, even me also, O my father!”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:38 - Esau said to his father, “Do you have only one blessing, my father? Bless H1288 me, even me also, O my father.” So Esau lifted his voice and wept.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:41 - So Esau bore a grudge against Jacob because of the blessing with which his father had blessed H1288 him; and Esau said [fn]to himself, “The days of mourning for my father are near; then I will kill my brother Jacob.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:1 - So Isaac called Jacob and blessed H1288 him and charged him, and said to him, “You shall not take a wife from the daughters of Canaan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:3 - “May [fn]God Almighty bless H1288 you and make you fruitful and multiply you, that you may become a company of peoples.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:6 - Now Esau saw that Isaac had blessed H1288 Jacob and sent him away to Paddan-aram to take to himself a wife from there, and that when he blessed H1288 him he charged him, saying, “You shall not take a wife from the daughters of Canaan,”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:14 - “Your [fn]descendants will also be like the dust of the earth, and you will [fn]spread out to the west and to the east and to the north and to the south; and in you and in your [fn]descendants shall all the families of the earth be blessed. H1288
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:27 - But Laban said to him, “If now [fn]it pleases you, stay with me; I have divined that the LORD has blessed H1288 me on your account.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:30 - “For you had little before [fn]I came and it has [fn]increased to a multitude, and the LORD has blessed H1288 you [fn]wherever I turned. But now, when shall I provide for my own household also?”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:55 - [fn]Early in the morning Laban arose, and kissed his sons and his daughters and blessed H1288 them. Then Laban departed and returned to his place.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:26 - Then he said, “Let me go, for the dawn is breaking.” But he said, “I will not let you go unless you bless H1288 me.”

 
 
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