H1069 בּכר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to burst the womb, that is, (causatively) bear or make early fruit (of woman or tree); also (as denominatively from H1061) to give the birthright

KJV Usage: make firstborn, be firstling, bring forth first child (new fruit).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be born first
a. (Piel)
1. to bear early, new fruit
2. to give the right of the firstborn 1a
b. to make as firstborn 1a
c. to constitute as firstborn
d. (Pual)
1. to be born a firstling
2. to be made a firstling
e. (Hiphil) one bearing her first child
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 244
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H1069 בּכר is used in the Bible

4 occurrences of H1069 בּכר

Leviticus 27:26
Deuteronomy 21:16
Jeremiah 4:31
Ezekiel 47:12

Corresponding Greek Words

bakhar pu. G1096 ginomai