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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #1105 - בֶּלַע

Word Origin
from (01104)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) a swallowing, devouring (figuratively for ruin)

2) a thing swallowed

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (2) NAS (2) HCS (2)
Psalms 1
Jeremiah 1
Psalms 1
Jeremiah 1
Psalms 1
Jeremiah 1
n-cms 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2020) olb (בלאה BLAh) AC: Swallow CO: ? AB: ?: [from: lb- flowing down the throat]

V) olb (בלאה BLAh) - Swallow: KJV (49): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hitpael, Pual, Piel) swallow, destroy, devour, covered - Strongs: H1104 (בָּלַע)

Nm) olb (בלאה BLAh) - Swallowed: KJV (2): devouring, swallowed - Strongs: H1105 (בֶּלַע)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. בֶּ֫לַע noun [masculine] swallowing, devouring, thing swallowed.

1 swallowing = destruction, דִּבְרֵיבָֿ֑לַע Psalm 52:6 devouring words ("" לְשׁוֺן מִרְמָה).

2 thing swallowed בִּלְעוֺ, Jeremiah 51:44 ׳וְהֹצֵאתִי אתבֿמִמִּיו and I will bring forth that which he hath swallowed out of his mouth.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

בֶּלַע m. with suff. בִּלְעִי

(1)  a devouring, something devoured, Jeremiah 51:44.

(2) destruction, Psalms 52:6.

(3) [Bela], pr.n. of a city on the southern shore of the Dead Sea, called also צֹעַר (little), Genesis 14:2, Genesis 14:8, 19:20, seq.

(4) pr.n. m.

(a) of a king of the Edomites, Genesis 36:32.

(b) Genesis 46:21.

(c) 1 Chronicles 5:8.

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List of Word Forms
בִּלְעוֹ֙ בָ֗לַע בלע בלעו ḇā·la‘ ḇāla‘ bil‘ōw bil·‘ōw bilO Vala
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