H1285 בּרית - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


בּרית
be rı̂yth
ber-eeth'
From H1262 (in the sense of cutting (like H1254)); a compact (because made by passing between pieces of flesh)

KJV Usage: confederacy, [con-]feder[-ate], covenant, league.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

בּרית

1. covenant, alliance, pledge
a. 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)
b. between God and man
1. alliance (of friendship)
2. covenant (divine ordinance with signs or pledges)
2. (phrases)
a. covenant making
b. covenant keeping
c. covenant violation
Origin: from H1262 (in the sense of cutting [like H1254])
TWOT: 282a
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

View how H1285 בּרית is used in the Bible

First 30 of 264 occurrences of H1285 בּרית

Genesis 6:18
Genesis 9:9
Genesis 9:11
Genesis 9:12
Genesis 9:13
Genesis 9:15
Genesis 9:16
Genesis 9:17
Genesis 14:13
Genesis 15:18
Genesis 17:2
Genesis 17:4
Genesis 17:7
Genesis 17:9
Genesis 17:10
Genesis 17:11
Genesis 17:13
Genesis 17:14
Genesis 17:19
Genesis 17:21
Genesis 21:27
Genesis 21:32
Genesis 26:28
Genesis 31:44
Exodus 2:24
Exodus 6:4
Exodus 6:5
Exodus 19:5
Exodus 23:32
Exodus 24:7

Corresponding Greek Words

berit G1242 diatheke
berit G1785 entole