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Lexicon :: Strong's H1169 - bᵊʿēl

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Corresponding to בַּעַל (H1167)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2636

Variant Spellings

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

Strong’s Definitions

בְּעֵל bᵉʻêl, beh-ale'; (Aramaic) corresponding to H1167:— chancellor.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x

The KJV translates Strong's H1169 in the following manner: chancellor (with H2942) (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x
The KJV translates Strong's H1169 in the following manner: chancellor (with H2942) (3x).
  1. owner, lord

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בְּעֵל bᵉʻêl, beh-ale'; (Aramaic) corresponding to H1167:— chancellor.

Biblical Aramaic

בְּעֵל (K§ 54, 3 γ) noun masculine owner, lord (Syriac bdb108501, used similarly; compare Biblical Hebrew H1167 בַּ֫עַל, √ בָּעַל; also Targum בְּעֵיל); — construct ־מְעֵםבּ׳ Ezra 4:8, 9, 17 i.e. commander (AndrM 56* as translation of Persian framātār, commander).
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4:8; 4:9; 4:17


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Strong's Number H1169 matches the Hebrew בְּעֵל (bᵊʿēl),
which occurs 3 times in 3 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:8 - Rehum the chancellor H1169 and Shimshai the scribe wrote a letter against Jerusalem to Artaxerxes the king in this sort:
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:9 - Then wrote Rehum the chancellor, H1169 and Shimshai the scribe, and the rest of their companions; the Dinaites, the Apharsathchites, the Tarpelites, the Apharsites, the Archevites, the Babylonians, the Susanchites, the Dehavites, and the Elamites,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:17 - Then sent the king an answer unto Rehum the chancellor, H1169 and to Shimshai the scribe, and to the rest of their companions that dwell in Samaria, and unto the rest beyond the river, Peace, and at such a time.

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