Bakah

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   01058  
Original WordWord Origin
hkba primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
BakahTWOT - 243
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
baw-kaw'   Verb
 Definition
  1. to weep, bewail, cry, shed tears
    1. (Qal)
      1. to weep (in grief, humiliation, or joy)
      2. to weep bitterly (with cognate acc.)
      3. to weep upon (embrace and weep)
      4. to bewail
    2. (Piel) participle
      1. lamenting
      2. bewailing
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 114
weep 98, bewail 5, sore 3 (inf. for emphasis) mourned 2, all 1 (inf), complain 1, lamentation 1, more 1 (inf.) , weep over 1, tears 1
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Genesis14
Exodus1
Leviticus1
Numbers8
Deuteronomy3
Judges8
Ruth2
1 Samuel8
2 Samuel12
2 Kings5
2 Chronicles1
Ezra2
Nehemiah2
Esther1
Job5
Psalms4
Ecclesiastes1
Isaiah4
Jeremiah7
Lamentations2
Ezekiel4
Hosea1
Joel2
Micah1
Zechariah1


Total100
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Bakah". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .