Ba`al

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1168  
Original WordWord Origin
l[bthe same as (01167)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Ba`alTWOT - 262a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
bah'-al   
 Definition
Baal = "lord" n pr m
  1. supreme male divinity of the Phoenicians or Canaanites
  2. a Reubenite
  3. the son of Jehiel and grandfather of Saul n pr loc
  4. a town of Simeon, probably identical to Baalath-beer
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 78
Baal 58, Baal's 1, Baals 18, Bamoth-baal* 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Numbers1
Judges11
1 Samuel2
1 Kings11
2 Kings16
2 Chronicles6
Jeremiah12
Hosea5
Zephaniah1


Total65
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 Ba`al". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .