H1129 בּנה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to build (literally and figuratively)

KJV Usage: (begin to) build (-er), obtain children, make, repair, set (up), X surely.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to build, rebuild, establish, cause to continue
a. (Qal)
1. to build, rebuild
2. to build a house (ie, establish a family)
b. (Niphal)
1. to be built
2. to be rebuilt
3. established (of restored exiles) (fig.)
4. established (made permanent)
5. to be built up (of childless wife becoming the mother of a family through the children of a concubine)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 255
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H1129 בּנה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 345 occurrences of H1129 בּנה

Genesis 2:22
Genesis 4:17
Genesis 8:20
Genesis 10:11
Genesis 11:4
Genesis 11:5
Genesis 11:8
Genesis 12:7
Genesis 12:8
Genesis 13:18
Genesis 16:2
Genesis 22:9
Genesis 26:25
Genesis 30:3
Genesis 33:17
Genesis 35:7
Exodus 1:11
Exodus 17:15
Exodus 20:25
Exodus 24:4
Exodus 32:5
Numbers 13:22
Numbers 21:27
Numbers 23:1
Numbers 23:14
Numbers 23:29
Numbers 32:16
Numbers 32:24
Numbers 32:34
Numbers 32:37

Corresponding Greek Words

banah see G3618 oiko domos
banah G1325 didomi
banah G2311 themelioo
banah G2476 histemi
banah G2682 kata skenosis
banah G3619 oikodome
banah G4160 poieo
banah qal,ni G456 an oiko domeo
banah qal.,ni. G3618 oikodomeo