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Lexicon :: Strong's H1091 - ballāhâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 247a

Variant Spellings

The following spelling is supported by Strongs and Gesenius: בלהה.

Strong’s Definitions

בַּלָּהָה ballâhâh, bal-law-haw'; from H1089; alarm; hence, destruction:—terror, trouble.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x

The KJV translates Strong's H1091 in the following manner: terror (10x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x
The KJV translates Strong's H1091 in the following manner: terror (10x).
  1. terror, destruction, calamity, dreadful event

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בַּלָּהָה ballâhâh, bal-law-haw'; from H1089; alarm; hence, destruction:—terror, trouble.
STRONGS H1091: Abbreviations
בַּלָּהָה noun feminine terror, dreadful event, calamity, destruction — בַּלָּהָה Isaiah 17:14; plural בַּלָּהוֺת Job 18:11 + 7 times; construct בַּלְהוֺת Job 24:17; —
1. only plural terrors Job 18:11; Job 27:20; Job 30:15; מֶלֶךְ בּ׳ Job 18:14צַלְמָוֶת בּ׳ Job 24:17.
2. calamity Isaiah 17:14, plural Psalm 73:19; calamity, destruction Ezekiel 26:21; Ezekiel 27:36; Ezekiel 28:19.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


18:11; 18:11; 18:14; 24:17; 24:17; 27:20; 30:15




17:14; 17:14


26:21; 27:36; 28:19


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1091 matches the Hebrew בַּלָּהָה (ballāhâ),
which occurs 10 times in 10 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 18:11 - Terrors H1091 shall make him afraid on every side, and shall drive him to his feet.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 18:14 - His confidence shall be rooted out of his tabernacle, and it shall bring him to the king of terrors. H1091
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:17 - For the morning is to them even as the shadow of death: if one know them, they are in the terrors H1091 of the shadow of death.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 27:20 - Terrors H1091 take hold on him as waters, a tempest stealeth him away in the night.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 30:15 - Terrors H1091 are turned upon me: they pursue my soul as the wind: and my welfare passeth away as a cloud.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 73:19 - How are they brought into desolation, as in a moment! they are utterly consumed with terrors. H1091
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 17:14 - And behold at eveningtide trouble; H1091 and before the morning he is not. This is the portion of them that spoil us, and the lot of them that rob us.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 26:21 - I will make thee a terror, H1091 and thou shalt be no more: though thou be sought for, yet shalt thou never be found again, saith the Lord GOD.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 27:36 - The merchants among the people shall hiss at thee; thou shalt be a terror, H1091 and never shalt be any more.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 28:19 - All they that know thee among the people shall be astonished at thee: thou shalt be a terror, H1091 and never shalt thou be any more.
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