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B@riyth

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   1285  
Original WordWord Origin
tyrbfrom (01262) (in the sense of cutting [like (1254)])
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
B@riythTWOT - 282a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ber-eeth'   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. covenant, alliance, pledge
    1. between men
      1. treaty, alliance, league (man to man)
      2. constitution, ordinance (monarch to subjects)
      3. agreement, pledge (man to man)
      4. alliance (of friendship)
      5. alliance (of marriage)
    2. between God and man
      1. alliance (of friendship)
      2. covenant (divine ordinance with signs or pledges)
  2. (phrases)
    1. covenant making
    2. covenant keeping
    3. covenant violation
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 285
allied 1, allies* 1, covenant 275, covenants 1, El-berith* 1, league 2, treaty 4
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis24
Exodus13
Leviticus8
Numbers5
Deuteronomy26
Joshua21
Judges5
1 Samuel7
2 Samuel6
1 Kings12
2 Kings10
1 Chronicles13
2 Chronicles15
Ezra1
Nehemiah4
Job3
Psalms21
Proverbs1
Isaiah12
Jeremiah21
Ezekiel16
Daniel6
Hosea5
Amos1
Obadiah1
Zechariah2
Malachi6


Total265
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 B@riyth". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .