Barak

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1288 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
$rba primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
BarakTWOT - 285
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
baw-rak' Verb
Definition
  1. to bless, kneel
    1. (Qal)
      1. to kneel
      2. to bless
    2. (Niphal) to be blessed, bless oneself
    3. (Piel) to bless
    4. (Pual) to be blessed, be adored
    5. (Hiphil) to cause to kneel
    6. (Hithpael) to bless oneself
  2. (TWOT) to praise, salute, curse
NAS Word Usage - Total: 319
abundantly bless 1, actually blessed 1, bless 111, bless is blessed 1, bless me indeed 1, bless them at all 1, blessed 167, blessed be those who bless 1, blessed is everyone who blesses 1, blesses 10, blessing 1, boast 1, congratulates 1, curse 3, cursed 3, curses 1, greatly bless 1, greet 2, greeted 1, had to bless 1, kneel 1, kneel down 1, knelt 1, persisted in blessing 1, pronounce blessing 1, salute 1, salutes 1, surely bless 1, thanked 1
NAS Verse Count
Genesis62
Exodus6
Leviticus2
Numbers11
Deuteronomy35
Joshua7
Judges5
Ruth5
1 Samuel10
2 Samuel13
1 Kings12
2 Kings2
1 Chronicles11
2 Chronicles9
Ezra1
Nehemiah3
Job8
Psalms68
Proverbs6
Isaiah6
Jeremiah4
Ezekiel1
Haggai1
Zechariah1


Total289
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 Barak". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .