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Lexicon :: Strong's H1159 - bāʿû

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 2635a

Strong’s Definitions

בָּעוּ bâʻûw, baw-oo'; (Aramaic) from H1156; a request:—petition.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x

The KJV translates Strong's H1159 in the following manner: petition (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x
The KJV translates Strong's H1159 in the following manner: petition (2x).
  1. petition, request

  2. prayer (always in Jewish liturgy)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בָּעוּ bâʻûw, baw-oo'; (Aramaic) from H1156; a request:—petition.

Biblical Aramaic

בָּעוּ (K§ 61, 4) noun feminine petition (Targum Syriac); — absolute ב׳ Daniel 6:8; suffix בָּעוּתֵהּ Daniel 6:14 (both accusative of cognate meaning with verb with בְּעָא).
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6:8; 6:14


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Strong's Number H1159 matches the Hebrew בָּעוּ (bāʿû),
which occurs 2 times in 2 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:7 - All the presidents of the kingdom, the governors, and the princes, the counsellors, and the captains, have consulted together to establish a royal statute, and to make a firm decree, that whosoever shall ask a petition H1159 of any God or man for thirty days, save of thee, O king, he shall be cast into the den of lions.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:13 - Then answered they and said before the king, That Daniel, which is of the children of the captivity of Judah, regardeth not thee, O king, nor the decree that thou hast signed, but maketh his petition H1159 three times a day.

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