H1104 בּלע - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to make away with (specifically by swallowing); generally to destroy

KJV Usage: cover, destroy, devour, eat up, be at end, spend up, swallow down (up).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to swallow down, swallow up, engulf, eat up
a. (Qal)
1. to swallow down
2. to swallow up, engulf
b. (Niphal) to be swallowed up
c. (Piel)
1. to swallow
2. to swallow up, engulf
3. squandering (fig.)
d. (Pual) to be swallowed up
e. (Hithpael) to be ended
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 251
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H1104 בּלע is used in the Bible

First 30 of 48 occurrences of H1104 בּלע

Genesis 41:7
Genesis 41:24
Exodus 7:12
Exodus 15:12
Numbers 4:20
Numbers 16:30
Numbers 16:32
Numbers 16:34
Numbers 26:10
Deuteronomy 11:6
2 Samuel 17:16
2 Samuel 20:19
2 Samuel 20:20
Job 2:3
Job 7:19
Job 8:18
Job 10:8
Job 20:15
Job 20:18
Job 37:20
Psalms 21:9
Psalms 35:25
Psalms 55:9
Psalms 69:15
Psalms 106:17
Psalms 107:27
Psalms 124:3
Proverbs 1:12
Proverbs 19:28
Proverbs 21:20

Corresponding Greek Words

bala see G1089 st. geuo
bala G2719 kat esthio
bala G4863 sun ago
bala pi. G622 ap ollumi
bala pi. G2670 kata pontizo
bala pi. G3817 paio
bala pi. G5015 tarasso
bala qal,ni,pi,pu G2666 kata pino
kevalla G1819 exapina *