H1062 בּכרה בּכורה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

בּכרה בּכורה
be kôrâh be kôrâh
bek-o-raw', bek-o-raw'
Feminine of H1060; the firstling of man or beast; abstractly primogeniture

KJV Usage: birthright, firstborn (-ling).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


בּכרה בּכורה

1. birthright, primogeniture, right of the first-born
Origin: from H1060
TWOT: 244c
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

1) birthright, primogeniture, right of the first-born

View how H1062 בּכרה בּכורה is used in the Bible

15 occurrences of H1062 בּכרה בּכורה

Genesis 4:4 of the firstlings
Genesis 25:31 thy birthright.
Genesis 25:32 and what profit shall this birthright
Genesis 25:33 his birthright
Genesis 25:34 his birthright.
Genesis 27:36 my birthright;
Genesis 43:33 according to his birthright,
Deuteronomy 12:6 and the firstlings
Deuteronomy 12:17 or the firstlings
Deuteronomy 14:23 and the firstlings
Deuteronomy 21:17 of the firstborn
1 Chronicles 5:1 his birthright
1 Chronicles 5:1 after the birthright.
1 Chronicles 5:2 but the birthright
Nehemiah 10:36 and the firstlings

Distinct usage

3 and the firstlings
2 his birthright
1 thy birthright.
1 and what profit shall this birthright
1 his birthright.
1 my birthright;
1 according to his birthright,
1 of the firstborn
1 after the birthright.
1 but the birthright
1 of the firstlings
1 or the firstlings

Corresponding Greek Words

bekhorah G2129 eulogia
bekhorah G4415 prototokia

Related words


H1064 בּכורת be kôrath
be kôrath
Feminine of H1062; primogeniture; Bekorath, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Bechorath.

H1060 בּכור be kôr

be kôr
From H1069; firstborn; hence chief

KJV Usage: eldest (son), first-born (-ling).