Bala`

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1104  
Original WordWord Origin
[lba primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Bala`TWOT - 251
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
beh'-lah   Verb
 Definition
  1. to swallow down, swallow up, engulf, eat up
    1. (Qal)
      1. to swallow down
      2. to swallow up, engulf
    2. (Niphal) to be swallowed up
    3. (Piel)
      1. to swallow
      2. to swallow up, engulf
      3. squandering (fig.)
    4. (Pual) to be swallowed up
    5. (Hithpael) to be ended
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 49
brought to confusion 1, confound 1, confuse 2, confused 1, consume 1, destroy 1, destroyed 1, destroying 1, end 1, moment 1, removed 1, ruin 1, spreads 1, swallow 13, swallowed 18, swallows 4
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis2
Exodus2
Numbers5
Deuteronomy1
2 Samuel3
Job7
Psalms7
Proverbs3
Ecclesiastes1
Isaiah8
Jeremiah1
Lamentations4
Hosea2
Jonah1
Habakkuk1


Total48
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 Bala`". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .