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Lexicon :: Strong's H1087 - bālê

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TWOT Reference: 246a

Strong’s Definitions

בָּלֶה bâleh, baw-leh'; from H1086; worn out:—old.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x

The KJV translates Strong's H1087 in the following manner: old (5x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x
The KJV translates Strong's H1087 in the following manner: old (5x).
  1. worn out, old

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בָּלֶה bâleh, baw-leh'; from H1086; worn out:—old.
STRONGS H1087: Abbreviations
† [בָּלֶה] adjective worn out; feminine בָּלָה Ezekiel 23:43 (of a woman, compare Genesis 18:12 above); plural בָּלִים Joshua 9:4 (sacks), Joshua 9:4 (wine-skins), בָּלוֺת Joshua 9:5 (sandals), Joshua 9:5 (garments).
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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9:4; 9:4; 9:5; 9:5




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Strong's Number H1087 matches the Hebrew בָּלֶה (bālê),
which occurs 5 times in 3 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 9:4 - They did work wilily, and went and made as if they had been ambassadors, and took old H1087 sacks upon their asses, and wine bottles, old, H1087 and rent, and bound up;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 9:5 - And old H1087 shoes and clouted upon their feet, and old H1087 garments upon them; and all the bread of their provision was dry and mouldy.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:43 - Then said I unto her that was old H1087 in adulteries, Will they now commit whoredoms with her, and she with them?
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