Bachar

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 977 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
rxba primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
BacharTWOT - 231
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
baw-khar' Verb
Definition
  1. to choose, elect, decide for
    1. (Qal) to choose
    2. (Niphal) to be chosen
    3. (Pual) to be chosen, selected
NAS Word Usage - Total: 169
choice 6, choicest 2, choose 40, chooses 22, choosing 1, chose 21, chosen 67, desired 2, men 1, preferred 1, require 1, select 1, selected 1, selected from the choice 1, selects 1, tested 1
NAS Verse Count
Genesis2
Exodus3
Numbers3
Deuteronomy31
Joshua4
Judges5
1 Samuel12
2 Samuel8
1 Kings12
2 Kings2
1 Chronicles8
2 Chronicles12
Nehemiah2
Job7
Psalms14
Proverbs8
Solomon1
Isaiah19
Jeremiah4
Ezekiel1
Haggai1
Zechariah3


Total162
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 Bachar". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .