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Lexicon :: Strong's H1165 - bᵊʿîr

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Part of Speech
collective masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From בָּעַר (H1197) (in the sense of eating)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 264a

Strong’s Definitions

בְּעִיר bᵉʻîyr, beh-ere'; from H1197 (in the sense of eating); cattle:—beast, cattle.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x

The KJV translates Strong's H1165 in the following manner: beast (4x), cattle (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x
The KJV translates Strong's H1165 in the following manner: beast (4x), cattle (2x).
  1. beasts, cattle

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בְּעִיר bᵉʻîyr, beh-ere'; from H1197 (in the sense of eating); cattle:—beast, cattle.
STRONGS H1165: Abbreviations
† [בְּעִיר] noun masculineEx 22:4 beasts, cattle, collective (Late Hebrew id., Aramaic id., bdb012901, Ethiopic bdb012902 etc., Sabean בער DHMZMG 1876, 674; 1883, 329; Arabic bdb012903 of camel; also ass, etc., compare Lane227a; connection with above √ obscure) — suffix בְּעִירֹה Exodus 22:4, בְּעִירֵנוּ Numbers 20:4, בְּעִירְכָם Genesis 45:17, כְּעִירָם Numbers 20:8 + 2 times; — beasts of burden Genesis 45:17 (i.e. asses Genesis 44:3, 13); elsewhere general, cattle Exodus 22:4; Numbers 20:4, 8, 11; Psalm 78:48
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


44:3; 44:13; 45:17; 45:17


22:4; 22:4; 22:4


20:4; 20:4; 20:8; 20:8; 20:11




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1165 matches the Hebrew בְּעִִיר (bᵊʿîr),
which occurs 7 times in 6 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:17 - And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, Say unto thy brethren, This do ye; lade your beasts, H1165 and go, get you unto the land of Canaan;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 22:5 - If a man shall cause a field or vineyard to be eaten, and shall put in his beast, H1165 and shall feed in another man's field; of the best of his own field, and of the best of his own vineyard, shall he make restitution.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:4 - And why have ye brought up the congregation of the LORD into this wilderness, that we and our cattle H1165 should die there?
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:8 - Take the rod, and gather thou the assembly together, thou, and Aaron thy brother, and speak ye unto the rock before their eyes; and it shall give forth his water, and thou shalt bring forth to them water out of the rock: so thou shalt give the congregation and their beasts H1165 drink.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:11 - And Moses lifted up his hand, and with his rod he smote the rock twice: and the water came out abundantly, and the congregation drank, and their beasts H1165 also.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:48 - He gave up their cattle H1165 also to the hail, and their flocks to hot thunderbolts.
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