Click to Change

Return to Top

Return to Top

Printer Icon


Copy Options
Red Letter
The Blue Letter Bible

Lexicon :: Strong's H1293 - bᵊrāḵâ

Choose a new font size and typeface
Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

בְּרָכָה Bᵉrâkâh, ber-aw-kaw'; from H1288; benediction; by implication prosperity:—blessing, liberal, pool, present.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 69x

The KJV translates Strong's H1293 in the following manner: blessing (61x), blessed (3x), present (3x), liberal (1x), pools (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 69x
The KJV translates Strong's H1293 in the following manner: blessing (61x), blessed (3x), present (3x), liberal (1x), pools (1x).
  1. blessing

  2. (source of) blessing

  3. blessing, prosperity

  4. blessing, praise of God

  5. a gift, present

  6. treaty of peace

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בְּרָכָה Bᵉrâkâh, ber-aw-kaw'; from H1288; benediction; by implication prosperity:—blessing, liberal, pool, present.
STRONGS H1293: Abbreviations
† I. בְּרָכָה noun feminine blessing (Arabic بَرَكَةٌ; Ethiopic በረከት፡ Aramaic בִּרְכָּא aXtkRvb; Late Hebrew as Hebrew) — ב׳ Genesis 12:2 + 39 times; construct בִּרְכַּת Genesis 28:4 + 9 times; suffix בִּרְכָתוֺ Genesis 49:28 + 7 times; plural בְּרָכוֺת Psalm 21:7 + 4 times; construct בִּרְכוֺת, בִּרְכֹת Genesis 49:25 + 5 times; suffix בִּרְכוֺתֵיכֶם Malachi 2:2; —
1. blessing:
a. of parent Genesis 27:12, 41; Genesis 49:28 (JE), of Moses Deuteronomy 33:1.
c. of the people, in recognition of good men Psalm 109:17; Proverbs 10:6; Proverbs 11:26; Proverbs 24:25; Proverbs 28:20.
d. of a poor man, in recognition of benefits Job 29:13.
2. source of blessing: Abraham Genesis 12:2 (J); Israel Isaiah 19:24; Ezekiel 34:26; Zechariah 8:13; seed of the righteous Psalm 37:26; the king Psalm 21:7; memory of the righteous Proverbs 10:7; new wine Isaiah 65:8.
3. blessing, prosperity: בברכת ישׁרים by the prosperity of the upright (the city is exalted) Proverbs 11:11; גם ברכות יעטה מורה yea, the early rain covereth with blessings Psalm 84:7 compare Genesis 49:25, 26; וארותי את ברכותיכם and I will curse your prosperity Malachi 2:2.
4. blessing, praise of God Nehemiah 9:5.
5. a gift, present Genesis 33:11 (E) Joshua 15:19 (J) Judges 1:15; 1 Samuel 25:27; 1 Samuel 30:26; 2 Kings 5:15; נֶפֶשׁ בְּרָכָה a liberal person Proverbs 11:25 (compare Syriac axkRvub, Ethiopic በረከት፡).
6. treaty of peace 2 Kings 18:31 = Isaiah 36:16.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights reserved. Used by permission.

BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


12:2; 12:2; 27:12; 27:41; 28:4; 28:4; 33:11; 39:5; 49:25; 49:25; 49:26; 49:28; 49:28






11:26; 11:27; 11:29; 12:15; 16:17; 23:6; 28:2; 28:8; 30:1; 30:19; 33:1; 33:23


8:34; 15:19



1 Samuel

25:27; 30:26

2 Samuel


2 Kings

5:15; 18:31


9:5; 13:2




21:4; 21:7; 21:7; 24:5; 37:26; 84:7; 109:17; 129:8; 133:3


10:6; 10:7; 10:22; 11:11; 11:25; 11:26; 24:25; 28:20


19:24; 36:16; 44:3; 65:8


34:26; 34:26; 44:30






2:2; 2:2; 3:10

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1293 matches the Hebrew בְּרָכָה (bᵊrāḵâ),
which occurs 69 times in 64 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 12:2–Pro 11:11)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:2 - And I will make you a great nation,
And I will bless you,
And make your name great;
And so [fn]you shall be a blessing; H1293
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:12 - “Perhaps my father will feel me, then I will be as a [fn]deceiver in his sight, and I will bring upon myself a curse and not a blessing.” H1293
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:35 - And he said, “Your brother came deceitfully and has taken away your blessing.” H1293
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:36 - Then he said,[fn]Is he not rightly named Jacob, for he has supplanted me these two times? He took away my birthright, and behold, now he has taken away my blessing.” H1293 And he said, “Have you not reserved a blessing H1293 for me?”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:38 - Esau said to his father, “Do you have only one blessing, H1293 my father? Bless me, even me also, O my father.” So Esau lifted his voice and wept.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:41 - So Esau bore a grudge against Jacob because of the blessing H1293 with which his father had blessed him; and Esau said [fn]to himself, “The days of mourning for my father are near; then I will kill my brother Jacob.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:4 - “May He also give you the blessing H1293 of Abraham, to you and to your [fn]descendants with you, that you may possess the land of your sojournings, which God gave to Abraham.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 33:11 - “Please take my [fn]gift H1293 which has been brought to you, because God has dealt graciously with me and because I have [fn]plenty.” Thus he urged him and he took it.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 39:5 - It came about that from the time he made him overseer in his house and over all that he owned, the LORD blessed the Egyptian’s house on account of Joseph; thus the LORDS blessing H1293 was upon all that he owned, in the house and in the field.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:25 - From the God of your father who helps you,
And [fn]by the [fn]Almighty who blesses you
With blessings H1293 of heaven above,
Blessings H1293 of the deep that lies beneath,
Blessings H1293 of the breasts and of the womb.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:26 - “The blessings H1293 of your father
Have surpassed the blessings H1293 of my ancestors
Up to the [fn]utmost bound of the everlasting hills;
May they be on the head of Joseph,
And on the crown of the head of the one distinguished among his brothers.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:28 - All these are the twelve tribes of Israel, and this is what their father said to them [fn]when he blessed them. He blessed them, every one [fn]with the blessing H1293 appropriate to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 32:29 - Then Moses said,[fn]Dedicate yourselves today to the LORD—for every man has been against his son and against his brother—in order that He may bestow a blessing H1293 upon you today.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:21 - then I will so order My blessing H1293 for you in the sixth year that it will bring forth the crop for three years.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 11:26 - “See, I am setting before you today a blessing H1293 and a curse:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 11:27 - the blessing, H1293 if you listen to the commandments of the LORD your God, which I am commanding you today;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 11:29 - “It shall come about, when the LORD your God brings you into the land where you are entering to possess it, that you shall place the blessing H1293 on Mount Gerizim and the curse on Mount Ebal.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 12:15 - “However, you may slaughter and eat meat within any of your gates, [fn]whatever you desire, according to the blessing H1293 of the LORD your God which He has given you; the unclean and the clean may eat of it, as of the gazelle and the deer.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 16:17 - “Every man [fn]shall give as he is able, according to the blessing H1293 of the LORD your God which He has given you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 23:5 - “Nevertheless, the LORD your God was not willing to listen to Balaam, but the LORD your God turned the curse into a blessing H1293 for you because the LORD your God loves you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:2 - “All these blessings H1293 will come upon you and overtake you if you [fn]obey the LORD your God:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:8 - “The LORD will command the blessing H1293 upon you in your barns and in all that you put your hand to, and He will bless you in the land which the LORD your God gives you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 30:1 - “So it shall be when all of these things have come upon you, the blessing H1293 and the curse which I have set before you, and you [fn]call them to mind in all nations where the LORD your God has banished you,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 30:19 - “I call heaven and earth to witness against you today, that I have set before you life and death, the blessing H1293 and the curse. So choose life in order that you may live, you and your [fn]descendants,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:1 - Now this is the blessing H1293 with which Moses the man of God blessed the sons of Israel before his death.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:23 - Of Naphtali he said,
“O Naphtali, satisfied with favor,
And full of the blessing H1293 of the LORD,
Take possession of the sea and the south.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 8:34 - Then afterward he read all the words of the law, the blessing H1293 and the curse, according to all that is written in the book of the law.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 15:19 - Then she said, “Give me a blessing; H1293 since you have given me the land of the [fn]Negev, give me also springs of water.” So he gave her the upper springs and the lower springs.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:15 - She said to him, “Give me a blessing, H1293 since you have given me the land of the [fn]Negev, give me also springs of water.” So Caleb gave her the upper springs and the lower springs.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 25:27 - “Now let this [fn]gift H1293 which your maidservant has brought to my lord be given to the young men who [fn]accompany my lord.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 30:26 - Now when David came to Ziklag, he sent some of the spoil to the elders of Judah, to his friends, saying, “Behold, a [fn]gift H1293 for you from the spoil of the enemies of the LORD:
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 7:29 - “Now therefore, may it please You to bless the house of Your servant, that it may continue forever before You. For You, O Lord GOD, have spoken; and with Your blessing H1293 may the house of Your servant be blessed forever.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:15 - When he returned to the man of God [fn]with all his company, and came and stood before him, he said, “Behold now, I know that there is no God in all the earth, but in Israel; so please take a [fn]present H1293 from your servant now.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:31 - ‘Do not listen to Hezekiah, for thus says the king of Assyria,[fn]Make your peace H1293 with me and come out to me, and eat each of his vine and each of his fig tree and drink each of the waters of his own cistern,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:5 - Then the Levites, Jeshua, Kadmiel, Bani, Hashabneiah, Sherebiah, Hodiah, Shebaniah and Pethahiah, said, “Arise, bless the LORD your God forever and ever!
O may Your glorious name be blessed
And exalted above all blessing H1293 and praise!
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 13:2 - because they did not meet the sons of Israel with bread and water, but hired Balaam against them to curse them. However, our God turned the curse into a blessing. H1293
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 29:13 - “The blessing H1293 of the one ready to perish came upon me,
And I made the widow’s heart sing for joy.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 3:8 - [fn]Salvation belongs to the LORD;
Your blessing H1293 [fn]be upon Your people! Selah.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 21:3 - For You meet him with the blessings H1293 of good things;
You set a crown of fine gold on his head.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 21:6 - For You make him [fn]most H1293 blessed H1293 forever;
You make him joyful with gladness in Your presence.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 24:5 - He shall receive a blessing H1293 from the LORD
And [fn]righteousness from the God of his salvation.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:26 - All day long he is gracious and lends,
And his [fn]descendants are a blessing. H1293
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 84:6 - Passing through the valley of [fn]Baca they make it a [fn]spring;
The early rain also covers it with blessings. H1293
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:17 - He also loved cursing, so it came to him;
And he did not delight in blessing, H1293 so it was far from him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 129:8 - Nor do those who pass by say,
“The blessing H1293 of the LORD be upon you;
We bless you in the name of the LORD.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 133:3 - It is like the dew of Hermon
Coming down upon the mountains of Zion;
For there the LORD commanded the blessing H1293—life forever.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:6 - Blessings H1293 are on the head of the righteous,
But the mouth of the wicked conceals violence.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:7 - The memory of the righteous is blessed, H1293
But the name of the wicked will rot.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:22 - It is the blessing H1293 of the LORD that makes rich,
And He adds no sorrow to it.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:11 - By the blessing H1293 of the upright a city is exalted,
But by the mouth of the wicked it is torn down.

Search Results Continued...

1. Currently on page 1/2 (Gen 12:2–Pro 11:11) Gen 12:2–Pro 11:11

BLB Searches
Search the Bible

Advanced Options

Other Searches

Multi-Verse Retrieval

Daily Devotionals

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan