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Lexicon :: Strong's H1065 - bᵊḵî

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 243b

Strong’s Definitions

בְּכִי Bᵉkîy, bek-ee'; from H1058; a weeping; by analogy, a dripping:—overflowing, × sore, (continual) weeping, wept.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 30x

The KJV translates Strong's H1065 in the following manner: weep (24x), overflowing (1x), sore (1x), wept (with H1058 08799) (3x), wept (with H6963) (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 30x
The KJV translates Strong's H1065 in the following manner: weep (24x), overflowing (1x), sore (1x), wept (with H1058 08799) (3x), wept (with H6963) (1x).
  1. a weeping, weeping

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בְּכִי Bᵉkîy, bek-ee'; from H1058; a weeping; by analogy, a dripping:—overflowing, × sore, (continual) weeping, wept.
STRONGS H1065: Abbreviations
בְּכִי noun masculineJudges 21:2 weepingבְּכִי Judges 21:2 + 20 times (also construct Deuteronomy 34:8, etc.); בִּבְכִ֑י Genesis 45:2; בֶּ֑כִי Isaiah 15:2 + 6 times; suffix בִּכְִיי֑ Psalm 6:9; — weeping Psalm 30:6; Isaiah 15:2, 5; as accusative of congnate meaning with verb (with בכה) Judges 21:2; 2 Samuel 13:36; 2 Kings 20:3 = Isaiah 38:3 compare Isaiah 16:9 (בבכי) Jeremiah 48:32 (מבכי); audible קול ב׳ Psalm 6:9; Isaiah 65:19; Ezra 3:13 compare Jeremiah 3:21; Jeremiah 31:16; Isaiah 15:3 (ייליל יֹרֵד בבכי see Jeremiah 9:17); so also Genesis 45:2 (ויתן את־קלו בב׳) & Jeremiah 48:5 (בבכי יעלה בכי i.e. the sound of it shall ascend) — but text here suspicious, compare Isaiah 15:5; as disfiguring Job 16:16; || words of mourning Esther 4:3 (אֵבֶל, צוֺם, מִסְפֵּד), Jeremiah 31:9 (תחנונים compare Jeremiah 3:21), Jeremiah 9:10; Jeremiah 31:15 (נהי), compare בכי אבל משׁה Deuteronomy 34:8 & Di on the passage; cotrition (humiliation) Joel 2:12 (צום, מִסְפֵּד), Isaiah 22:12 (מספד, קרחה, חגור שׂק), compare Malachi 2:13 (אנקה, דמעה); of bitter weeping Isaiah 22:4 אֲמָרֵר בַּבֶּ֑כִי, compare Jeremiah 31:15 (& Isaiah 33:7); בכי יעזר Isaiah 16:9; Jeremiah 48:32 i.e. Ya`zer in Moab, compare יעזר proper name; Psalm 102:10 (מסכתי שׁקוי בב׳ compare Psalm 42:4; Psalm 80:6 & Babylonian dîmtu maštîtî, tears (were) my drink ZimBP 34, 42). Trop., of trickling streams (נהרות) in mines — hindrance to miners Job 28:11.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


45:2; 45:2


34:8; 34:8


21:2; 21:2; 21:2

2 Samuel


2 Kings







16:16; 28:11


6:9; 6:9; 30:6; 42:4; 80:6; 102:10


15:2; 15:2; 15:3; 15:5; 15:5; 16:9; 16:9; 22:4; 22:12; 33:7; 38:3; 65:19


3:21; 3:21; 9:10; 9:17; 31:9; 31:15; 31:15; 31:16; 48:5; 48:32; 48:32






Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1065 matches the Hebrew בְּכִי (bᵊḵî),
which occurs 28 times in 27 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:2 - And he wept H1065 aloud: and the Egyptians and the house of Pharaoh heard.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 34:8 - And the children of Israel wept for Moses in the plains of Moab thirty days: so the days of weeping H1065 and mourning for Moses were ended.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 21:2 - And the people came to the house of God, and abode there till even before God, and lifted up their voices, and wept H1065 sore;
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:36 - And it came to pass, as soon as he had made an end of speaking, that, behold, the king's sons came, and lifted up their voice and wept: and the king also and all his servants wept very sore. H1065
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 3:13 - So that the people could not discern the noise of the shout of joy from the noise of the weeping H1065 of the people: for the people shouted with a loud shout, and the noise was heard afar off.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:3 - And in every province, whithersoever the king's commandment and his decree came, there was great mourning among the Jews, and fasting, and weeping, H1065 and wailing; and many lay in sackcloth and ashes.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 16:16 - My face is foul with weeping, H1065 and on my eyelids is the shadow of death;
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 28:11 - He bindeth the floods from overflowing; H1065 and the thing that is hid bringeth he forth to light.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 6:8 - Depart from me, all ye workers of iniquity; for the LORD hath heard the voice of my weeping. H1065
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 30:5 - For his anger endureth but a moment; in his favour is life: weeping H1065 may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 102:9 - For I have eaten ashes like bread, and mingled my drink with weeping, H1065
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 15:2 - He is gone up to Bajith, and to Dibon, the high places, to weep: H1065 Moab shall howl over Nebo, and over Medeba: on all their heads shall be baldness, and every beard cut off.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 15:3 - In their streets they shall gird themselves with sackcloth: on the tops of their houses, and in their streets, every one shall howl, weeping H1065 abundantly.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 15:5 - My heart shall cry out for Moab; his fugitives shall flee unto Zoar, an heifer of three years old: for by the mounting up of Luhith with weeping H1065 shall they go it up; for in the way of Horonaim they shall raise up a cry of destruction.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 16:9 - Therefore I will bewail with the weeping H1065 of Jazer the vine of Sibmah: I will water thee with my tears, O Heshbon, and Elealeh: for the shouting for thy summer fruits and for thy harvest is fallen.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 22:4 - Therefore said I, Look away from me; I will weep H1065 bitterly, labour not to comfort me, because of the spoiling of the daughter of my people.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 22:12 - And in that day did the Lord GOD of hosts call to weeping, H1065 and to mourning, and to baldness, and to girding with sackcloth:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 65:19 - And I will rejoice in Jerusalem, and joy in my people: and the voice of weeping H1065 shall be no more heard in her, nor the voice of crying.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:21 - A voice was heard upon the high places, weeping H1065 and supplications of the children of Israel: for they have perverted their way, and they have forgotten the LORD their God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:10 - For the mountains will I take up a weeping H1065 and wailing, and for the habitations of the wilderness a lamentation, because they are burned up, so that none can pass through them; neither can men hear the voice of the cattle; both the fowl of the heavens and the beast are fled; they are gone.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:9 - They shall come with weeping, H1065 and with supplications will I lead them: I will cause them to walk by the rivers of waters in a straight way, wherein they shall not stumble: for I am a father to Israel, and Ephraim is my firstborn.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:15 - Thus saith the LORD; A voice was heard in Ramah, lamentation, and bitter weeping; H1065 Rahel weeping for her children refused to be comforted for her children, because they were not.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:16 - Thus saith the LORD; Refrain thy voice from weeping, H1065 and thine eyes from tears: for thy work shall be rewarded, saith the LORD; and they shall come again from the land of the enemy.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:5 - For in the going up of Luhith continual H1065 weeping H1065 shall go up; for in the going down of Horonaim the enemies have heard a cry of destruction.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:32 - O vine of Sibmah, I will weep for thee with the weeping H1065 of Jazer: thy plants are gone over the sea, they reach even to the sea of Jazer: the spoiler is fallen upon thy summer fruits and upon thy vintage.
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 2:12 - Therefore also now, saith the LORD, turn ye even to me with all your heart, and with fasting, and with weeping, H1065 and with mourning:
Unchecked Copy BoxMal 2:13 - And this have ye done again, covering the altar of the LORD with tears, with weeping, H1065 and with crying out, insomuch that he regardeth not the offering any more, or receiveth it with good will at your hand.
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