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Lexicon :: Strong's H1155 - bōser

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Part of Speech
collective masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From the same as בֵּסֶר (H1154)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 257a

Strong’s Definitions

בֹּסֶר bôçer, bo'ser; from the same as H1154:—sour grape.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x

The KJV translates Strong's H1155 in the following manner: sour grape (4x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x
The KJV translates Strong's H1155 in the following manner: sour grape (4x).
  1. unripe grapes, sour grapes

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בֹּסֶר bôçer, bo'ser; from the same as H1154:—sour grape.
בֹּ֫סֶר noun masculine Isaiah 18:5 unripe or sour grapes collective (Late Hebrew id., Aramaic בּוּסְרָא, bdb112105 (PS; syllable bdb112106 uncertain [Nes, privately]; Polyglotts and Castell have bdb112107); Arabic bdb012603 unripe dates) — בֹּסֶר Isaiah 18:5 + 3 times בִּסְרוֺ [H1154 Job 15:33]; — unripe grapes Isaiah 18:5; [H1154 Job 15:33]; sour grapes Jeremiah 31:29, 30; Ezekiel 18:2.
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18:5; 18:5; 18:5


31:29; 31:30




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Strong's Number H1155 matches the Hebrew בֹּסֶר (bōser),
which occurs 4 times in 4 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 18:5 - For afore the harvest, when the bud is perfect, and the sour grape H1155 is ripening in the flower, he shall both cut off the sprigs with pruning hooks, and take away and cut down the branches.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:29 - In those days they shall say no more, The fathers have eaten a sour grape, H1155 and the children's teeth are set on edge.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:30 - But every one shall die for his own iniquity: every man that eateth the sour grape, H1155 his teeth shall be set on edge.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 18:2 - What mean ye, that ye use this proverb concerning the land of Israel, saying, The fathers have eaten sour grapes, H1155 and the children's teeth are set on edge?

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