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Lexicon :: Strong's H1259 - bārāḏ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 280a

Strong’s Definitions

בָּרָד bârâd, baw-rawd'; from H1258; hail:—hail(stones).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 29x

The KJV translates Strong's H1259 in the following manner: hail (27x), hailstones (with H68) (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 29x
The KJV translates Strong's H1259 in the following manner: hail (27x), hailstones (with H68) (2x).
  1. hail

    1. of God's judgment (fig.)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בָּרָד bârâd, baw-rawd'; from H1258; hail:—hail(stones).
STRONGS H1259: Abbreviations
בָּרָד noun masculineExodus 9:18 hail (Arabic bdb013507, Aramaic בְּרַד, bdb013508; also Sabean ברדם, cold DHMZMG 1875, 607) — בָּרָד Exodus 9:18 + 28 times; — hail, with המטיר י׳ Exodus 9:18, 23, with נתן י׳ Exodus 9:23; also Exodus 9:19, 22, 24, 25 (twice in verse); Exodus 9:26; Exodus 10:5, 12, 15; || קֹלֹת thunder Exodus 9:23, 28, 29, 33, || קֹלֹת & מָטָר Exodus 9:34, || אשׁ lightning Exodus 9:24; all J E, Egyptian plague; compare Psalm 78:47; Psalm 78:48; Psalm 105:32; another great hailstorm Joshua 10:11 (E), where אַבְנֵי הַבּ׳; further, in theophany Psalm 18:13 (|| גחלי־אשׁ) 2 Samuel 22:13 omits by error; strike out however in Psalm 18:14 compare De Che etc.; אוצרות ב׳ Job 38:22, שׁלג וקיטור אשׁ וב׳ Psalm 148:8, ירקון וב׳ Haggai 2:17; in simile Isaiah 28:2 שׁער זרם ב׳; figurative Isaiah 28:17; Isaiah 30:30 (אבן ב׳) — figurative of judgment of י׳.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


9:18; 9:18; 9:18; 9:19; 9:22; 9:23; 9:23; 9:23; 9:24; 9:24; 9:25; 9:26; 9:28; 9:29; 9:33; 9:34; 10:5; 10:12; 10:15



2 Samuel





18:13; 18:14; 78:47; 78:48; 105:32; 148:8


28:2; 28:17; 30:30




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1259 matches the Hebrew בָּרָד (bārāḏ),
which occurs 29 times in 26 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:18 - So tomorrow at this time I will send a hailstorm more devastating than any in all the history of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:19 - Quick! Order your livestock and servants to come in from the fields to find shelter. Any person or animal left outside will die when the hail falls.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:22 - Then the LORD said to Moses, “Lift your hand toward the sky so hail may fall on the people, the livestock, and all the plants throughout the land of Egypt.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:23 - So Moses lifted his staff toward the sky, and the LORD sent thunder and hail, and lightning flashed toward the earth. The LORD sent a tremendous hailstorm against all the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:24 - Never in all the history of Egypt had there been a storm like that, with such devastating hail and continuous lightning.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:25 - It left all of Egypt in ruins. The hail struck down everything in the open field—people, animals, and plants alike. Even the trees were destroyed.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:26 - The only place without hail was the region of Goshen, where the people of Israel lived.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:28 - Please beg the LORD to end this terrifying thunder and hail. We’ve had enough. I will let you go; you don’t need to stay any longer.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:29 - “All right,” Moses replied. “As soon as I leave the city, I will lift my hands and pray to the LORD. Then the thunder and hail will stop, and you will know that the earth belongs to the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:33 - So Moses left Pharaoh’s court and went out of the city. When he lifted his hands to the LORD, the thunder and hail stopped, and the downpour ceased.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:34 - But when Pharaoh saw that the rain, hail, and thunder had stopped, he and his officials sinned again, and Pharaoh again became stubborn.[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:5 - They will cover the land so that you won’t be able to see the ground. They will devour what little is left of your crops after the hailstorm, including all the trees growing in the fields.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:12 - Then the LORD said to Moses, “Raise your hand over the land of Egypt to bring on the locusts. Let them cover the land and devour every plant that survived the hailstorm.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:15 - For the locusts covered the whole country and darkened the land. They devoured every plant in the fields and all the fruit on the trees that had survived the hailstorm. Not a single leaf was left on the trees and plants throughout the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:11 - As the Amorites retreated down the road from Beth-horon, the LORD destroyed them with a terrible hailstorm from heaven that continued until they reached Azekah. The hail killed more of the enemy than the Israelites killed with the sword.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:22 - “Have you visited the storehouses of the snow
or seen the storehouses of hail?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 18:12 - Thick clouds shielded the brightness around him
and rained down hail and burning coals.[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 18:13 - The LORD thundered from heaven;
the voice of the Most High resounded
amid the hail and burning coals.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:47 - He destroyed their grapevines with hail
and shattered their sycamore-figs with sleet.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:48 - He abandoned their cattle to the hail,
their livestock to bolts of lightning.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 105:32 - He sent them hail instead of rain,
and lightning flashed over the land.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 148:8 - fire and hail, snow and clouds,[fn]
wind and weather that obey him,
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 28:2 - For the Lord will send a mighty army against it.
Like a mighty hailstorm and a torrential rain,
they will burst upon it like a surging flood
and smash it to the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 28:17 - I will test you with the measuring line of justice
and the plumb line of righteousness.
Since your refuge is made of lies,
a hailstorm will knock it down.
Since it is made of deception,
a flood will sweep it away.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:30 - And the LORD will make his majestic voice heard.
He will display the strength of his mighty arm.
It will descend with devouring flames,
with cloudbursts, thunderstorms, and huge hailstones.
Unchecked Copy BoxHag 2:17 - I sent blight and mildew and hail to destroy everything you worked so hard to produce. Even so, you refused to return to me, says the LORD.
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