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Lexicon :: Strong's H1121 - bēn

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בֵּן
Transliteration
bēn
Pronunciation
bane
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 254

Variant Spellings

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

Strong’s Definitions

בֵּן bên, bane; from H1129; a son (as a builder of the family name), in the widest sense (of literal and figurative relationship, including grandson, subject, nation, quality or condition, etc., (like father or brother), etc.):—afflicted, age, (Ahoh-) (Ammon-) (Hachmon-) (Lev-) ite, (anoint-) ed one, appointed to, (+) arrow, (Assyr-) (Babylon-) (Egypt-) (Grec-) ian, one born, bough, branch, breed, + (young) bullock, + (young) calf, × came up in, child, colt, × common, × corn, daughter, × of first, firstborn, foal, + very fruitful, + postage, × in, + kid, + lamb, (+) man, meet, + mighty, + nephew, old, (+) people, rebel, + robber, × servant born, × soldier, son, + spark, steward, + stranger, × surely, them of, + tumultuous one, valiant(-est), whelp, worthy, young (one), youth.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 4,906x

The KJV translates Strong's H1121 in the following manner: son (2,978x), children (1,568x), old (135x), first (51x), man (20x), young (18x), young (with H1241) (17x), child (10x), stranger (10x), people (5x), miscellaneous (92x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4,906x
The KJV translates Strong's H1121 in the following manner: son (2,978x), children (1,568x), old (135x), first (51x), man (20x), young (18x), young (with H1241) (17x), child (10x), stranger (10x), people (5x), miscellaneous (92x).
  1. son, grandson, child, member of a group

    1. son, male child

    2. grandson

    3. children (pl. - male and female)

    4. youth, young men (pl.)

    5. young (of animals)

    6. sons (as characterisation, i.e. sons of injustice [for un- righteous men] or sons of God [for angels]

    7. people (of a nation) (pl.)

    8. of lifeless things, i.e. sparks, stars, arrows (fig.)

    9. a member of a guild, order, class

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בֵּן bên, bane; from H1129; a son (as a builder of the family name), in the widest sense (of literal and figurative relationship, including grandson, subject, nation, quality or condition, etc., (like father or brother), etc.):—afflicted, age, (Ahoh-) (Ammon-) (Hachmon-) (Lev-) ite, (anoint-) ed one, appointed to, (+) arrow, (Assyr-) (Babylon-) (Egypt-) (Grec-) ian, one born, bough, branch, breed, + (young) bullock, + (young) calf, × came up in, child, colt, × common, × corn, daughter, × of first, firstborn, foal, + very fruitful, + postage, × in, + kid, + lamb, (+) man, meet, + mighty, + nephew, old, (+) people, rebel, + robber, × servant born, × soldier, son, + spark, steward, + stranger, × surely, them of, + tumultuous one, valiant(-est), whelp, worthy, young (one), youth.
STRONGS H1121:
בֵּן 4870 noun masculine son (MI Phoenician בן; so Sabean CISiv. No. 2, compare בני DHMSemitic Sprachforsch. 6; Arabic اِبْنً; Assyrian bin(u), LyonSargon 9, 1. 57; especially in bin-bin, grandson COTGloss, compare Dl below; Aramaic בַּר, Rfb, plural בְּנִין, Nycnb; compare Palmyrene, especially VogNo. 21. 31. 36a and others; possibly originally connected with בנה build, so Thes, compare Assyrian bânu, begetter (DlPr 104 & compare BaZMG 1887, 638 ff.); but all traces of this √ lost in Hebrew form; √ perhaps originally bilit (בִּן, בֵּן) *בַּן see Sta§ 183) — absolute בּ׳ Genesis 4:25 +; בֵּֽן־ Ezekiel 18:10; construct בֵּן Genesis 49:22 (twice in verse); בֶּן־ Genesis 5:32 +; בֶּן Esther 2:5; Nehemiah 6:18, & with prefix Genesis 17:17; Numbers 8:25; 1 Chronicles 27:23; 2 Chronicles 25:5; 31:16, 17; בְּנוֺ Numbers 23:18; Numbers 24:3, 15; בְּנִי Genesis 49:11; בִּן Deuteronomy 25:2; בִּן־ Exodus 33:11 + 32 times (29 times in combination בִּן־נוּן (ישׁוע, הושׁע) יהושׁע); suffix בְּנִי Genesis 21:10 +; בִּנְךָ Exodus 20:10 +; לִבֱנ֑ךָ Deuteronomy 7:3; 1 Kings 11:13; בְּנֵךְ Genesis 30:14 +; בְּנוֺ Genesis 4:17 +; בְּנָהּ Genesis 21:10 +; plural בָּנִים Genesis 3:16 +; construct בְּנֵי Genesis 6:2 +; suffix בָּנַי Genesis 31:43 +; בָּנֵינוּ Joshua 22:25 +; בְּנֵיכֶם Exodus 3:22 +, etc.; —
1. son, male child, born of a woman Genesis 4:25; Genesis 16:11, 15; Genesis 17:19 compare Genesis 17:16; Genesis 18:10, 14; Genesis 19:37, 38בֶּן־בִּטְנָהּ Isaiah 49:15; begotten by a man Genesis 5:4f; Genesis 5:28; Genesis 6:10; Genesis 11:11f. + often; || (בָּנוֺת) בַּת daughter Genesis 5:4, 7, 10f. Genesis 11:11, 13, 15f; Exodus 20:10; Deuteronomy 5:14; Deuteronomy 16:11; Deuteronomy 16:14; 1 Samuel 30:3; 1 Samuel 30:6; Job 1:2; Job 42:13 +; of son as desired Genesis 30:2 (compare Genesis 15:2; Genesis 16:2; Genesis 17:17; Genesis 18:10f.; 1 Samuel 1:5-11) 2 Kings 4:14, 28; Psalm 127:3 +; rejoiced in Genesis 30:6 +; beloved Exodus 21:5; 2 Samuel 19:1; 2 Samuel 19:3; 2 Samuel 19:5; 1 Kings 3:26; cared for Deuteronomy 1:31; spared Malachi 3:17; disciplined & trained Deuteronomy 8:5; Proverbs 3:12; Proverbs 13:24; Proverbs 19:18; Proverbs 29:17; owing reverence, obedience, etc. to parents Proverbs 6:20; Proverbs 10:1; Proverbs 13:1; בִּנְךָ בְּכוֺרְךָ thy first-born son Genesis 27:32; הַבֵּן הַבְּכֹר Deuteronomy 21:15 compare 1 Samuel 8:2; בְּנָהּ הַגָּדֹל her elder son Genesis 27:15, 42; בְּנוֺ הַגָּדֹל Genesis 27:1; בְּנָהּ הַקָּטָן her younger son Genesis 27:15, 42. In particular
a. בֶּן־אִמּוֺ son of his mother, i.e. own (uterine) brother Genesis 43:29, compare Genesis 27:29; Judges 8:19; Psalm 50:20; Psalm 69:9, & see אֵם; בְּנֵי אָבִיךָ sons of thy father = brethren Genesis 49:8 (poetry).
†b. בְּנֵי דֹדֵיהֶן = cousins Numbers 36:11.
c. בְּנִי my son, as term of kindliness or endearment, used by Eli to Samuel 1 Samuel 3:6, 16; compare 1 Samuel 4:16; 1 Samuel 24:17; 1 Samuel 26:17, 21, 25, see also Proverbs 1:8, 10; Proverbs 2:1 +; compare בִּנְךָ, used by Benhadad of himself to Elisha 2 Kings 8:9; by Ahaz to Tiglath-pileser 2 Kings 16:7; especially to express intimate and gracious relation with God: י׳ calls Israel בְּנִי בְכֹרִי Exodus 4:22 compare Exodus 4:23; Hosea 11:1, see also Psalm 80:16 (but compare Che); בָּנִים אַתֶּם ליהוה אלהיכם Deuteronomy 14:1; בְּנֵי עֶלְיוֺן Psalm 82:6 (|| אלהים); בְּנֵי אֵל־חָ֑י Hosea 2:1; compare further Deuteronomy 32:5 (plural) Deuteronomy 32:20 (plural) Isaiah 1:2, 4; Isaiah 30:1, 9; Jeremiah 3:14, 22; Jeremiah 4:22; Jeremiah 31:20; of future Davidic king 2 Samuel 7:14 = 1 Chronicles 17:13 compare Psalm 2:7; expressly referred to Solomon 1 Chronicles 22:10; 1 Chronicles 28:6; also of children (offered in fire) Ezekiel 16:21.
d. בְּנֵי האלהים applied to supernatural beings Genesis 6:2, 4; Job 1:6; Job 2:1; בְּנֵי אלהים Job 38:7; בְּנֵי אֵלִים Psalm 29:1 (on which compare Che's note) Psalm 89:7.
e. בֶּן־אָדָם son of man, compare בְּנֵי א׳, see אָדָם; בְּנֵי אִישׁ Psalm 4:3 & (|| בני אדם) Psalm 49:3; Psalm 62:10.
†f. בֶּן־בִּנְךָ = thy grandson Exodus 10:2; Deuteronomy 6:2; Judges 8:22 compare Jeremiah 27:7; plural Exodus 34:7; Deuteronomy 4:9; Deuteronomy 4:25; Judges 12:14; 2 Kings 17:41; 2 Chronicles 8:40; Job 42:16; Psalm 128:6; Proverbs 13:22; Proverbs 17:6; Ezekiel 37:25; also בֵּן alone with similar reference Genesis 29:5 (Laban son of Nahor); Laban calls his daughters' children his own sons Genesis 31:28, 43; compare Genesis 32:1 [Genesis 31:55; so of Naomi Ruth 4:17; בְּנֵי רְבִעִים 2 Kings 10:30 sons of the fourth generation, and, in general, descendants Joshua 22:24, 25, 27 +; see also below i. below.
g. constantly, as more precise designation, added to personal name כָּלֵב בֶּן־יְפֻנֶּה Numbers 14:30; Numbers 32:12; Numbers 34:19 +; יְהוֺשֻׁעַ בִּן־נוּן Numbers 11:28; Numbers 14:30; Numbers 32:12, 28; Numbers 34:17 +; יָרָבְעָם בֶּן־נְבָט 1 Kings 12:2, 15 +, etc.; also without personal name (often with implication of contempt) בֶּן־קִישׁ 1 Samuel 10:11; בֶּן־יִשַׁי 1 Samuel 20:27, 30, 31; 1 Samuel 22:7, 8, 9, 13; 1 Samuel 25:10; 2 Samuel 20:1; בְּנֵי צְרוּיָה 2 Samuel 16:10; בֶּן־רְמַלְיָהוּ Isaiah 7:4, 5, 9; Isaiah 8:16; בֶּן־טָֽבְאַ֑ל Isaiah 7:6; compare also בְּנֵי לֵוִי Numbers 16:7, 8.
h. designated as בֶּן־זְקֻנִים i.e. born in old age of father Genesis 37:3; opposed to בְּנֵי הַנְּעוּרִים sons of one's youth Psalm 127:4; also בֶּן־בֵּיתִי one born in my house Genesis 15:3 (i.e. slave) so בְּנֵי בַיִת Ecclesiastes 2:7.
i. in various combinations:
(α) as expression of contumely, בֶּן־ נַעֲוַת הַמַּרְדּוּת 1 Samuel 20:30; בֶּן־הַמְּרַצֵּחַ הַזֶּה 2 Kings 6:32 this son of a murderer; compare בְּנֵי־נָבָל Job 30:8; בְּנֵי בְלִי־שֵׁם ib.; בְּנֵי עֹנֲַנָה Isaiah 57:3 (|| זֶרַע מְנָאֵף); compare בֶּן־אִשָּׁה אַחֶרֶת Judges 11:2 (compare Judges 11:1);
(β) as term of respect, dignity, בֶּן־חוֺרִים son of nobles Ecclesiastes 10:17 (in Aramaic = free born); בֶּן־חֲכָמִים Isaiah 19:11; בֶּן־מַלְכֵי־קֶדֶם ib.; compare בֶּן־מֶלֶךְ Psalm 72:1 (|| מֶלֶךְ); בֶּן־אֲמָתֶ֑ךָ Psalm 86:16 in addressing י׳ (|| עַבְדֶּ֑ךָ) & בְּנֵי־עֲבָדֶיךָ Psalm 102:29; of noble appearance בְּנֵי הַמֶּלֶךְ Judges 8:18.
j. often plural with name of ancestor, people, land, or city, to denote descendants, inhabitants, membership in a nation or family, etc.:
(α) e.g. בְּנֵי־עֵבֶר Genesis 10:21; בְּנֵי־חֵת Genesis 23:3, 5, 7, 10 (twice in verse); Genesis 23:11, 16, 18, 20; Genesis 25:10; Genesis 49:32 (all P); (בְּנֵי־שֵׁת Numbers 24:17 see below 8); בְּנֵי־חֲמוֺר Genesis 33:19; Joshua 24:32; בְּנֵי עֵשָׂו Genesis 36:5, 15, 19; Deuteronomy 2:4, 8, 12, 22, 29; בְּנֵי שֵׂעִיר Genesis 36:20, 21; בֶּן־(בני)הִנֹּם Joshua 15:8 + (compare below גַּיְא); בְּנֵי לוֺט Deuteronomy 2:9, 19; Psalm 83:9; בְּנֵי־יוֺסֵף (literal Genesis 46:27; Genesis 48:8; 1 Chronicles 5:1) Numbers 1:32; Numbers 26:28, 37; Numbers 34:23; Numbers 36:5 (י׳ מַטֵּה ב׳) + 6 times Joshua, compare Psalm 77:16; even בְּנֵי חֲצִי שֵׁבֶט מְנַשֶּׁה 1 Chronicles 5:23; בְּנֵי דָוַיד (literal 2 Samuel 8:18 = 1 Chronicles 18:17; 1 Chronicles 3:1, 9) 2 Chronicles 13:8; 23:3; 32:33; בְּנֵי אָסָף 2 Chronicles 29:13; Ezra 2:41; Ezra 3:8 + (see H623 אָסָף); בְּנֵי קֹרַח in titles of Psalm 42-49, 84, 85, 87, 88; especially
(β) בְּנֵי־עַמּוֺן (standing designation of people of Ammon) Genesis 19:38 + 81 times (compare עַמּוֺן & NöZMG 1886, 171 DrSm 66); בְּנֵי יַעֲקֹב (literal Genesis 34:7, 13, 25, 27; Genesis 35:5, 22, 26; Genesis 49:2) 2 Kings 17:34; Psalm 105:6; Malachi 3:6 compare Psalm 77:16; & chiefly
(γ) בְּנֵי יִשְׂרָאֵל (literal Genesis 42:5; Genesis 45:21; Genesis 46:5; Exodus 1:1) Exodus 1:7 + 613 times, including Hexateuch + 427 (of which + 328 P, + 49 E, + 25 J, + 25 D), Judges + 61, Samuel Kings Chronicles + 73 (23 in reference to ancient history, + 10 in opposition to Judah); so also Vrss & variant reading sometimes for בֵּית יִשׂ׳, e.g. Joshua 21:43 + see Di, Ezekiel 3:1 + see Co; also the reverse Ezekiel 2:3 and elsewhere; note especially יִשְׂרָאֵל עַם בּ׳ Exodus 1:9; יִשְׂרָאֵל עַמִּי בּ׳ Exodus 3:10; Exodus 7:4; עֲדַת בְּנֵי יִשְׂרָאֵל Exodus 16:1, 2, 9, 10; Exodus 17:1; Leviticus 16:5; Leviticus 19:2; Numbers 1:2, 53; Numbers 8:9, 20; Numbers 13:26; Numbers 15:25, 26; Numbers 17:6; Numbers 19:9; Numbers 25:6; Numbers 26:2; Numbers 31:12 (all P); יִשׂ׳ דֹּרוֺת ב׳ Judges 3:2; וְכָל־הָעָם יִשׂ׳ כָּל־ב׳ Judges 20:26; וּבְּנֵי הַלֵּוִי יִשׂ׳ ב׳ Nehemiah 10:40; also
(δ) בְּנֵי יְהוּדָה (literal Genesis 46:12; Genesis 26:19; 1 Chronicles 2:3, 10; 1 Chronicles 4:1) Numbers 1:26 + 18 times Numbers, Joshua, Judges 1:8, 9, 16 (so read also Judges 1:21; Judges 1:21 compare Joshua 15:53 & see below H1144 בנימן) 2 Samuel 1:18; 1 Chronicles 4:27 + 8 times Chronicles, Jeremiah 7:30 + 4 times Jeremiah; Hosea 2:2; Joel 4:6; Joel 4:8; Joel 4:19; Obadiah 12 (not in Kings, of Judah or of any other tribe, except בְּנֵי לֵוִי 1 Kings 12:31) including מַטֵּה בְּנֵי יהוּדָה Joshua 15:1, 20, 21; Joshua 21:1; 1 Chronicles 6:50; for usage with other tribes of Israel, see the articles; — but note
(ε) † בְּנֵי לֵוִי (literal Genesis 46:11; Exodus 6:16; Numbers 3:17; 1 Chronicles 5:27; 1 Chronicles 6:1; compare 1 Chronicles 23:6) Exodus 32:28; Numbers 3:15; Numbers 16:7, 8; Numbers 18:21; Joshua 21:10 (as including sons of Aaron etc.); כָּל־בְּנֵי לֵוִי Exodus 32:26; ל׳ כָּל־אַחֶיךָ ב׳ Numbers 16:10; ל׳ הַכֹּהֲנִים ב׳ Deuteronomy 21:5; Deuteronomy 31:9 compare 1 Kings 12:31 & Malachi 3:8; 1 Chronicles 23:24, 27; 1 Chronicles 24:20; Ezra 8:15 (distinguished from priests) Nehemiah 12:23; Ezekiel 40:46 (including בְּנֵי צָדוֺק the priests); also ל׳ מַחֲנוֺת ב׳ 1 Chronicles 9:18; בְּנֵי הַלֵּוִי 1 Chronicles 12:27; Nehemiah 10:40; בְּנֵי הַלְּוִיִם 1 Chronicles 15:15; 1 Chronicles 24:30 (compare also לֵוִי);
(ζ) בְּנֵי אַהֲרֹן (literal Exodus 28:1, 40; 1 Chronicles 5:29; 1 Chronicles 24:1; often Aaron and his sons literal Exodus 27:21; Exodus 28:1, 4 +) Leviticus 3:5, 8, 13; Leviticus 6:7; Leviticus 6:11; Leviticus 7:10; Leviticus 7:83; Joshua 21:10; 1 Chronicles 6:35; 1 Chronicles 6:39; 1 Chronicles 6:42; 1 Chronicles 15:4 (+ Levites) 1 Chronicles 24:1; 1 Chronicles 24:31; Nehemiah 12:47; also הַכֹּהֲנִים בְּנֵי א׳ Leviticus 1:5, 8, 11; Leviticus 2:2; Leviticus 3:2; Numbers 3:8; Numbers 10:8 & Joshua 21:19; 2 Chronicles 31:19; compare 2 Chronicles 26:18; 29:21; 35:14 (twice in verse); בְּנֵי אַהֲרֹן הַכֹּהֵן Leviticus 1:7; Joshua 21:4 (as subdivision of Levites) Joshua 21:13 compare Leviticus 7:34; אֶת־כֹּהֲנֵי יהוה אֶת־בְּנֵי אַהֲרֹן וְהַלְּוִּיִּם 2 Chronicles 13:9 compare 2 Chronicles 13:10; once in singular הַכֹּהֵן בֶּן־אַהֲרֹן Nehemiah 10:39; see also below H175 אַהֲרֹן;
(η) † בְּנֵי צָדוֺק Ezekiel 40:26, 44:15 הכהנים הלוים בני צדוק; Ezekiel 48:11 הכהנים הַמְֿקֻדָּשׁ מנגי צדוק (Greek Version of the LXX Sm Co join מ of מבני to preceding word, making plural);
(θ) בְּנֵי with names of peoples, lands, and cities, בְּנֵי כֻּשִׁיִּים Amos 9:7; בְּנֵי מִצְרַיִם Ezekiel 16:26; בְּנֵי אַשּׁוּר Ezekiel 16:28; Ezekiel 23:7, 9, 12, 23; אֶדֶץ הַבְּרִית ב׳ Ezekiel 30:5 (Co strike out ארץ); בָּבֶל ב׳ Ezekiel 23:15. Ezekiel 23:17, 28; יְרוּשָׁלַם ב׳ Joel 4:6; צִיּוֺן ב׳ Joel 2:23; Lamentations 4:2; Psalm 149:2 (compare Zechariah 9:13). See further
(ι) בְּנֵי עַמֶּ֑ךָ Leviticus 19:18; compare Leviticus 20:17; Numbers 22:5; Judges 14:16, 17; Ezekiel 3:11; Ezekiel 33:2, 12, 17, 30; Ezekiel 37:18; Daniel 12:1 בְּנֵי פָּרִיצֵי עַמְּךָ Daniel 11:14;
(κ) קֶבֶר בְּנֵי הָעָם 2 Kings 23:6; 2 Chronicles 35:5, 7, 12; קִבְרֵי בְּנֵי הָעָם Jeremiah 26:23;
† (μ) בְּנֵי הַמְּדִינָה Ezra 2:1 = Nehemiah 7:6;
(ν) of bulls, בְּנֵי בָשָׁן Deuteronomy 32:14 (song) compare KloSK 1872. 254 Di.
2. children (male and female) Genesis 3:16; Genesis 21:7; Exodus 21:5; Exodus 22:23; hence בְּנֵי מְנַשֶּׁה הַזְכָּרִים Joshua 17:2 male children, בֵּן זָכָר Jeremiah 20:15.
3. youth, young men (plural) Proverbs 7:7; Songs 2:3.
4. the young of animals Leviticus 22:28 (שׁוֺר אוֺ שֶׂה) compare Deuteronomy 22:6, 7; 1 Samuel 6:7, 10; Zechariah 9:9; Job 4:11; Job 28:8; Job 39:4, 16; — בֶּן־בָּקָר etc. see below 7b below.
5. of plant-shoots פֹּרָת בֵּן Genesis 49:22 (twice in verse); also בֵּן Psalm 80:16 ? (|| כַּנָּה; see Chetransl. & critical note)
6. figurative of lifeless things, בְּנֵי רֶשֶׁף sparks Job 5:7; stars עַיִשׁ עַל־בָּנֶיהָ Job 38:32; arrows בֶּן־קָ֑שֶׁת Job 41:2; בְּנֵי אַשְׁפָּתוֹ Lamentations 3:13; compare בֶּן־גָּרְנִי i.e. corn of my threshing-floor Isaiah 21:10.
7.
a. member of a guild, order or class, † בְּנֵי הַנְּבִיאִים i.e. those belonging to the prophetic order 1 Kings 20:35; 2 Kings 2:3, 5, 7, 15; 2 Kings 4:1, 38 (twice in verse); 2 Kings 5:22; 2 Kings 6:1; 2 Kings 9:1 (Hoffm RSProph, 85, 388, Ki 15 f.; ZehnpfBAS i, 355 compare Assyrian mâr šipri (šiprâtum), son of a messenger = messenger, and explains from the son's succeeding to father's calling) & בֶּן־נָבִיא Amos 7:14; probably also בְּנֵי הַכֹּהֲנִים 1 Chronicles 9:30; Ezra 2:61; Ezra 10:18; בְּנֵי הַשֹּׁעֲרִים Ezra 2:42; compare בְּנֵי הַגְּדוּד 2 Chronicles 25:13 men of the troop, see Palmyrene בנישירתא men of the caravan VogNo, 4 and others; also בְּנֵי הַגּוֺלָה = exiles Ezra 4:1; Ezra 6:19, 20; Ezra 8:35; Ezra 10:7, 16 (see H1473 גולה): further, in בֶּן־נֵכָר = foreigner (only P, poetry, & late) Genesis 17:12, 27; Exodus 12:43; Leviticus 22:25; Ezekiel 44:9 (twice in verse); ־הַנּ׳ ב׳ Isaiah 56:3; בְּנֵיִ־נֵכָר 2 Samuel 22:45, 46 = Psalm 18:45; Psalm 18:46; Nehemiah 9:2; Isaiah 60:10; Isaiah 61:5; Isaiah 62:8; Ezekiel 44:7; Psalm 144:7; Psalm 144:11, בְּנֵי־הַנּ׳ Isaiah 56:6; also בְּנֵי הַתּוֺשָׁבִּים הַגָּרִים עִמָּכֶם Leviticus 25:4, 5.
b. of animals, בֶּן־בָּקָר son of (the) herd, i.e. young one of the herd, בָּקָר וּבְנֵי בָקָר 1 Samuel 14:32 compare עֵגֶל בֶּן־בָּקָר Leviticus 9:2 (P); then, in general, one of the herd: fit for food Genesis 18:7, 8 (J), for sacrifice Numbers 15:8, 9 (P); בן־הַב׳ only Leviticus 12:6 (P); especially פַּר בֶּן־בָּקָר Exodus 29:1; Leviticus 4:3, 14; Leviticus 16:3; Leviticus 23:18; Numbers 7:15 + 16 times Numbers (all P) + 2 Chronicles 13:9; Ezekiel 43:19, 23, 25; Ezekiel 45:18; Ezekiel 46:6; פָּרִים בְּנֵי בָּקָר Numbers 28:11, 19, 27; Numbers 29:13, 17 (P); also בְּנִי אֲתֹנוֺ Genesis 49:11 (poem, J; || עִירֹה); בְּנֵי־צֹאן Psalm 114:4; Psalm 114:6; בֶּן־רְאֵמִים Psalm 29:6; בְָּנֵי הָרַמָּכִים Esther 8:10; בְּנֵי (הַ)יּוֺנָה Leviticus 1:14 + 7 times Lev + Numbers 6:10 compare בֶּן־יוֺנָה Leviticus 12:6 (all P); בְּנֵי־ נָ֑שֶׁר Proverbs 30:17; בְּנֵי עֹרֵב Psalm 147:9.
8. ב׳ as relative noun followed by word of quality, characteristic, etc. especially
† (α) בֶּן־(בני)חַיִל = mighty man 1 Samuel 14:52; 1 Samuel 18:17; 2 Samuel 2:7; 2 Samuel 13:28; 2 Samuel 17:10 (twice in verse); 1 Kings 1:52 + 7 times Chronicles; אֲנָשִׁים בני ח׳ Judges 18:2; 2 Kings 2:16; אֶלֶף אִישׁ מִבְּנֵי הֶחָ֑יִל Judges 21:10;
† (β) בְּנֵי עַוְלָה wicked men 2 Samuel 3:34; 2 Samuel 7:10; 1 Chronicles 17:9; Hosea 10:9; בֶּן־ע׳ Psalm 89:23 (for בני בליעל see H1100 בליעל);
† (γ) בְּנֵי מֶ֑רִי rebels Numbers 17:25 (compare בַּיִת);
† (δ) בְּנֵי הַתַּעֲרֻבוֺת sons of pledges = hostages 2 Kings 14:14 2 Chronicles 25:24;
† (ε) בְּנֵי מָוֶת i.e. those deserving of death 1 Samuel 26:16; so בֶּן־מות 2 Samuel 12:5; בְּנֵי תְמוּתָה appointed or exposed to death Psalm 79:11; Psalm 102:21; compare
† (ζ) בִּן הַכּוֺת one worthy of smiting Deuteronomy 25:2;
† (η) בְּנֵי עֹ֑נִי Proverbs 31:5;
† (θ) בְּנֵי חֲלוֺף Proverbs 31:8;
† (ι) בְּנֵי שָׁאוֺן Jeremiah 48:45 = tumultuous ones; so also (= שֵׁאת) בְּנֵי שֵׁת Numbers 24:17 compare RV Di and others;
† (κ) כְּנֵי הַיִּצְהָר Zechariah 4:14 i.e. anointed ones;
† (λ) בֶּן־מֶשֶׁק Genesis 15:2 son of possession, i.e. heir;
† (μ) הֵילֵל בֶּן־שָׁ֑חַר Isaiah 14:12 son of dawn;
† (ν) of animals בְּנֵיִ שָׁ֑הַץ i.e. proud beasts Job 28:8; Job 41:26;
(ξ) of Jonah's gourd בִּן־לַיְלָה Jonah 4:10 (twice in verse);
† (ο) of a fertile hill קֶרֶן בֶּן־שֶׁמֶן Isaiah 5:1.
9. noun relative of age:
a. of men, וַיְהִי נֹחַ בֶּן־הֲמֵשׁ מֵאוֺת שָׁנָה Genesis 5:32; compare Genesis 7:6 + 71 times P; Genesis 50:26; Joshua 14:7. Joshua 14:10; Joshua 24:29 (all E); Numbers 32:11 (J), Deuteronomy 31:2; also Judges 2:8; 1 Samuel 4:15; 2 Samuel 4:4; 2 Samuel 19:33; 2 Samuel 19:36; 1 Chronicles 2:21; 1 Chronicles 23:3, 24, 27; 1 Chronicles 27:3; 2 Chronicles 24:15; 25:5; 31:16, 17; Ezra 3:8; Isaiah 65:20 (twice in verse); Jeremiah 52:1; + 41 times Samuel Kings Chronicles, of kings of accession; note especially (included in above) the phrase מִבֶּן עֶשְׂרִים שָׁנָה וָמָ֑עְלָה Exodus 30:14; Exodus 38:26; Numbers 1:3 + 21 times Numbers 1-3 + Numbers 26:2, 4; Numbers 32:11; 1 Chronicles 23:24, 27; 2 Chronicles 25:5; Ezra 3:8; compare Leviticus 27:7; Numbers 8:24; Numbers 26:62; 1 Chronicles 23:3 & without מעלה Numbers 8:25; Numbers 18:16; also מִבֶּן עשׂרים שׁנה וְעַד בֶּן־שִׁשִּׁים שָׁנָה Leviticus 27:3 compare Leviticus 27:5; Leviticus 27:6; מִבֶּן שׁלשׁים שׁנה ומעלה ועד בן־חמשׁים שׁנה Numbers 4:3 (twice in verse) + 12 times Numbers 4; מבּן שׁלושׁ שׁנים וּלְמַ֫עְלָה 2 Chronicles 31:16 compare 2 Chronicles 31:17; & לְמִבֶּן עשׂרים שׁנה וּלְמָ֑טָּה 1 Chronicles 27:23.
b. of animals, (Hexateuch all P, including H) בֶּן־שָׁנָה Exodus 12:5; Exodus 29:38; Leviticus 9:3; Leviticus 23:18, 19; Numbers 7:17 + 28 times Numbers 7, 28, 29; also Micah 6:6; בֶּן־שְׁנָתוֺ Leviticus 12:6; Leviticus 23:12; Numbers 6:12, 14 + 12 times Numbers 7; also Ezekiel 46:13.
Note.בן appears perhaps abbreviated as בּ in a few compound proper names; see H920 בִּדְקַר (= בֶּן־דקר ?), בִּלְשָׁן, בִּמְהָל, בַּעֲלִיס, בַּעֲנָה, בִּרְשַׁע, בִּשְׁלָם (so MV after Schol. Hamâsa3ed. Freytag; Röde libr, hist, interpr, Arab, 20, 21; but this is very uncertain, compare Ol§ 227 b, p. 613). — On Lag's explanation of אבי in some proper names as for אבן = בן compare LagBN 75 & see אבינר p. 4, etc., but this is dubious.

בְּנוֺ 1 Chronicles 24:26, 27 as proper name, masculine in AV RV, but render: the sons of Jaaziah his son, & the sons of Merari by Jaaziah his son, compare VB & Be Öttli.
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Genesis

3:16; 3:16; 4:17; 4:25; 4:25; 5:4; 5:4; 5:7; 5:10; 5:28; 5:32; 5:32; 6:2; 6:2; 6:4; 6:10; 7:6; 10:21; 11:11; 11:11; 11:13; 11:15; 15:2; 15:2; 15:3; 16:2; 16:11; 16:15; 17:12; 17:16; 17:17; 17:17; 17:19; 17:27; 18:7; 18:8; 18:10; 18:10; 18:14; 19:37; 19:38; 19:38; 21:7; 21:10; 21:10; 23:3; 23:5; 23:7; 23:10; 23:11; 23:16; 23:18; 23:20; 25:10; 26:19; 27:1; 27:15; 27:15; 27:29; 27:32; 27:42; 27:42; 29:1; 29:5; 30:2; 30:6; 30:14; 31:28; 31:43; 31:43; 31:55; 33:19; 34:7; 34:13; 34:25; 34:27; 35:5; 35:22; 35:26; 36:5; 36:15; 36:19; 36:20; 36:21; 37:3; 42:5; 43:29; 45:21; 46:5; 46:11; 46:12; 46:27; 48:8; 49:2; 49:8; 49:11; 49:11; 49:22; 49:22; 49:32; 50:26

Exodus

1:1; 1:7; 1:9; 3:10; 3:22; 4:22; 4:23; 6:16; 7:4; 10:2; 12:5; 12:43; 16:1; 16:2; 16:9; 16:10; 17:1; 20:10; 20:10; 21:5; 21:5; 22:23; 27:21; 28:1; 28:1; 28:4; 28:40; 29:1; 29:38; 30:14; 32:26; 32:28; 33:11; 34:7; 38:26

Leviticus

1:5; 1:7; 1:8; 1:11; 1:14; 2:2; 3:2; 3:5; 3:8; 3:13; 4:3; 4:14; 6:7; 6:11; 7:10; 7:34; 9:2; 9:3; 12:6; 12:6; 12:6; 16:3; 16:5; 19:2; 19:18; 20:17; 22:25; 22:28; 23:12; 23:18; 23:18; 23:19; 25:4; 25:5; 27:3; 27:5; 27:6; 27:7

Numbers

1; 1:2; 1:3; 1:26; 1:32; 1:53; 2; 3; 3:8; 3:15; 3:17; 4; 4:3; 6:10; 6:12; 6:14; 7; 7; 7:15; 7:17; 7:28; 7:29; 8:9; 8:20; 8:24; 8:25; 8:25; 10:8; 11:28; 13:26; 14:30; 14:30; 15:8; 15:9; 15:25; 15:26; 16:7; 16:7; 16:8; 16:8; 16:10; 17:6; 18:16; 18:21; 19:9; 22:5; 23:18; 24:3; 24:15; 24:17; 24:17; 25:6; 26:2; 26:2; 26:4; 26:28; 26:37; 26:62; 28:11; 28:19; 28:27; 29:13; 29:17; 31:12; 32:11; 32:11; 32:12; 32:12; 32:28; 34:17; 34:19; 34:23; 36:5; 36:11

Deuteronomy

1:31; 2:4; 2:8; 2:9; 2:12; 2:19; 2:22; 2:29; 4:9; 4:25; 5:14; 6:2; 7:3; 8:5; 14:1; 16:11; 16:14; 21:5; 21:15; 22:6; 22:7; 25:2; 25:2; 31:2; 31:9; 32:5; 32:14; 32:20

Joshua

14:7; 14:10; 15:1; 15:8; 15:20; 15:21; 15:53; 17:2; 21:1; 21:4; 21:10; 21:10; 21:13; 21:19; 21:43; 22:24; 22:25; 22:25; 22:27; 24:29; 24:32

Judges

1:8; 1:9; 1:16; 1:21; 1:21; 2:8; 3:2; 7:12; 8:10; 8:18; 8:19; 8:22; 11:1; 11:2; 12:14; 14:16; 14:17; 18:2; 20:26; 21:10

Ruth

4:17

1 Samuel

1:5; 1:6; 1:7; 1:8; 1:9; 1:10; 1:11; 3:6; 3:16; 4:15; 4:16; 6:7; 6:10; 8:2; 10:11; 14:32; 14:52; 18:17; 20:27; 20:30; 20:30; 20:31; 22:7; 22:8; 22:9; 22:13; 24:17; 25:10; 26:16; 26:17; 26:21; 26:25; 30:3; 30:6

2 Samuel

1:18; 2:7; 3:34; 4:4; 7:10; 7:14; 8:18; 12:5; 13:28; 16:10; 17:10; 19:1; 19:3; 19:5; 19:33; 19:36; 20:1; 22:45; 22:46

1 Kings

1:52; 3:26; 5:10; 11:13; 12:2; 12:15; 12:31; 12:31; 20:35

2 Kings

2:3; 2:5; 2:7; 2:15; 2:16; 4:1; 4:14; 4:28; 4:38; 5:22; 6:1; 6:32; 8:9; 9:1; 10:30; 14:14; 16:7; 17:34; 17:41; 23:6

1 Chronicles

2:3; 2:10; 2:21; 3:1; 3:9; 4:1; 4:27; 5:1; 5:23; 6:1; 6:35; 6:39; 6:42; 6:50; 9:18; 9:30; 12:27; 15:4; 15:15; 17:9; 17:13; 18:17; 22:10; 23:3; 23:3; 23:6; 23:24; 23:24; 23:24; 23:27; 23:27; 23:27; 24:1; 24:1; 24:20; 24:26; 24:27; 24:30; 24:31; 27:3; 27:23; 27:23; 28:6

2 Chronicles

13:8; 13:9; 13:9; 13:10; 23:3; 24:15; 25:5; 25:5; 25:5; 25:13; 25:24; 26:18; 29:13; 29:21; 31:16; 31:16; 31:16; 31:17; 31:17; 31:17; 31:19; 32:33; 35:5; 35:7; 35:12; 35:14

Ezra

2:1; 2:41; 2:42; 2:61; 3:8; 3:8; 3:8; 4:1; 6:19; 6:20; 8:15; 8:35; 10:7; 10:16; 10:18

Nehemiah

6:18; 7:6; 9:2; 10:39; 12:23; 12:47

Esther

2:5; 8:10

Job

1:2; 1:3; 1:6; 2:1; 4:11; 5:7; 28:8; 28:8; 30:8; 38:7; 38:32; 39:4; 39:16; 41:2; 41:26; 42:13; 42:16

Psalms

2:7; 4:3; 18:45; 18:46; 29:1; 29:6; 49:3; 50:20; 62:10; 69:9; 72:1; 77:16; 77:16; 79:11; 80:16; 80:16; 82:6; 83:9; 86:16; 89:7; 89:23; 102:21; 105:6; 114:4; 114:6; 127:3; 127:4; 128:6; 144:7; 144:11; 147:9; 149:2

Proverbs

1:8; 1:10; 2:1; 3:12; 6:20; 7:7; 10:1; 13:1; 13:22; 13:24; 17:6; 19:18; 29:17; 30:17; 31:5; 31:8

Ecclesiastes

2:7; 10:17

Song of Songs

2:3

Isaiah

1:2; 1:4; 5:1; 7:4; 7:5; 7:6; 7:9; 8:16; 11:14; 14:12; 19:11; 21:10; 30:1; 30:9; 49:15; 56:3; 56:6; 57:3; 60:10; 61:5; 62:8; 65:20

Jeremiah

3:14; 3:22; 4:22; 7:30; 20:15; 26:23; 27:7; 31:20; 48:45; 49:28; 52:1

Lamentations

3:13; 4:2

Ezekiel

2:3; 3:1; 3:11; 16:21; 16:26; 16:28; 18:10; 23:7; 23:9; 23:12; 23:15; 23:17; 23:23; 23:28; 25:4; 25:10; 30:5; 33:2; 33:12; 33:17; 33:30; 37:18; 37:25; 40:26; 40:46; 43:19; 43:23; 43:25; 44:7; 44:9; 44:15; 45:18; 46:6; 46:13; 48:11

Daniel

11:14; 12:1

Hosea

2:1; 2:2; 10:9; 11:1

Joel

2:23

Amos

7:14; 9:7

Obadiah

1:12

Jonah

4:10

Micah

6:6

Zechariah

4:14; 9:9; 9:13

Malachi

3:6; 3:8; 3:17

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1121 matches the Hebrew בֵּן (bēn),
which occurs 4,940 times in 3,653 verses in the wlc Hebrew.

Page 1 / 74 (Gen 3:16–Gen 11:19)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:16 - Unto the woman he said, I will greatly multiply thy sorrow and thy conception; in sorrow thou shalt bring forth children; H1121 and thy desire shall be to thy husband, and he shall rule over thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:17 - And Cain knew his wife; and she conceived, and bare Enoch: and he builded a city, and called the name of the city, after the name of his son, H1121 Enoch.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:25 - And Adam knew his wife again; and she bare a son, H1121 and called his name Seth: For God, said she, hath appointed me another seed instead of Abel, whom Cain slew.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:26 - And to Seth, to him also there was born a son; H1121 and he called his name Enos: then began men to call upon the name of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:4 - And the days of Adam after he had begotten Seth were eight hundred years: and he begat sons H1121 and daughters:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:7 - And Seth lived after he begat Enos eight hundred and seven years, and begat sons H1121 and daughters:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:10 - And Enos lived after he begat Cainan eight hundred and fifteen years, and begat sons H1121 and daughters:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:13 - And Cainan lived after he begat Mahalaleel eight hundred and forty years, and begat sons H1121 and daughters:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:16 - And Mahalaleel lived after he begat Jared eight hundred and thirty years, and begat sons H1121 and daughters:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:19 - And Jared lived after he begat Enoch eight hundred years, and begat sons H1121 and daughters:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:22 - And Enoch walked with God after he begat Methuselah three hundred years, and begat sons H1121 and daughters:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:26 - And Methuselah lived after he begat Lamech seven hundred eighty and two years, and begat sons H1121 and daughters:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:28 - And Lamech lived an hundred eighty and two years, and begat a son: H1121
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:30 - And Lamech lived after he begat Noah five hundred ninety and five years, and begat sons H1121 and daughters:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 5:32 - And Noah was five hundred years old: H1121 and Noah begat Shem, Ham, and Japheth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:2 - That the sons H1121 of God saw the daughters of men that they were fair; and they took them wives of all which they chose.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:4 - There were giants in the earth in those days; and also after that, when the sons H1121 of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same became mighty men which were of old, men of renown.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:10 - And Noah begat three sons, H1121 Shem, Ham, and Japheth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:18 - But with thee will I establish my covenant; and thou shalt come into the ark, thou, and thy sons, H1121 and thy wife, and thy sons' H1121 wives with thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:6 - And Noah was six hundred years old H1121 when the flood of waters was upon the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:7 - And Noah went in, and his sons, H1121 and his wife, and his sons' H1121 wives with him, into the ark, because of the waters of the flood.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:13 - In the selfsame day entered Noah, and Shem, and Ham, and Japheth, the sons H1121 of Noah, and Noah's wife, and the three wives of his sons H1121 with them, into the ark;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:16 - Go forth of the ark, thou, and thy wife, and thy sons, H1121 and thy sons' H1121 wives with thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:18 - And Noah went forth, and his sons, H1121 and his wife, and his sons' H1121 wives with him:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:1 - And God blessed Noah and his sons, H1121 and said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:8 - And God spake unto Noah, and to his sons H1121 with him, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:18 - And the sons H1121 of Noah, that went forth of the ark, were Shem, and Ham, and Japheth: and Ham is the father of Canaan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:19 - These are the three sons H1121 of Noah: and of them was the whole earth overspread.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:24 - And Noah awoke from his wine, and knew what his younger son H1121 had done unto him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:1 - Now these are the generations of the sons H1121 of Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth: and unto them were sons H1121 born after the flood.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:2 - The sons H1121 of Japheth; Gomer, and Magog, and Madai, and Javan, and Tubal, and Meshech, and Tiras.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:3 - And the sons H1121 of Gomer; Ashkenaz, and Riphath, and Togarmah.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:4 - And the sons H1121 of Javan; Elishah, and Tarshish, Kittim, and Dodanim.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:6 - And the sons H1121 of Ham; Cush, and Mizraim, and Phut, and Canaan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:7 - And the sons H1121 of Cush; Seba, and Havilah, and Sabtah, and Raamah, and Sabtecha: and the sons H1121 of Raamah; Sheba, and Dedan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:20 - These are the sons H1121 of Ham, after their families, after their tongues, in their countries, and in their nations.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:21 - Unto Shem also, the father of all the children H1121 of Eber, the brother of Japheth the elder, even to him were children born.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:22 - The children H1121 of Shem; Elam, and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:23 - And the children H1121 of Aram; Uz, and Hul, and Gether, and Mash.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:25 - And unto Eber were born two sons: H1121 the name of one was Peleg; for in his days was the earth divided; and his brother's name was Joktan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:29 - And Ophir, and Havilah, and Jobab: all these were the sons H1121 of Joktan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:31 - These are the sons H1121 of Shem, after their families, after their tongues, in their lands, after their nations.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:32 - These are the families of the sons H1121 of Noah, after their generations, in their nations: and by these were the nations divided in the earth after the flood.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:5 - And the LORD came down to see the city and the tower, which the children H1121 of men builded.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:10 - These are the generations of Shem: Shem was an hundred years old, H1121 and begat Arphaxad two years after the flood:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:11 - And Shem lived after he begat Arphaxad five hundred years, and begat sons H1121 and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:13 - And Arphaxad lived after he begat Salah four hundred and three years, and begat sons H1121 and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:15 - And Salah lived after he begat Eber four hundred and three years, and begat sons H1121 and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:17 - And Eber lived after he begat Peleg four hundred and thirty years, and begat sons H1121 and daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:19 - And Peleg lived after he begat Reu two hundred and nine years, and begat sons H1121 and daughters.

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