H1157 בּעד - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

be ‛ad
From H5704 with prepositional prefix; in up to or over against; generally at, beside, among, behind, for, etc.

KJV Usage: about, at, by (means of), for, over, through, up (-on), within.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. behind, through, round about, on behalf of, away from, about
a. through (of action)
b. behind (with verbs of shutting)
c. about (with verbs of fencing)
d. on behalf of (metaph. especially with Hithpael)
Origin: from H5704 with prepositional prefix
TWOT: 258a
Parts of Speech: Preposition

View how H1157 בּעד is used in the Bible

19 occurrences of H1157 בּעד

Genesis 20:7 for thee,
Genesis 26:8 at
Exodus 8:28 for me.
Exodus 32:30 for
Leviticus 16:6 which is for himself,
Joshua 2:15 through
Judges 3:22 upon
1 Samuel 1:6 up
1 Samuel 4:18 by
2 Samuel 20:21 to thee over
2 Kings 4:5 upon her and upon
Job 1:10 about him, and about
Psalms 139:11 about me.
Proverbs 6:26 For by means of
Song of Songs 4:1 within
Song of Songs 4:3 within
Song of Songs 6:7 within
Jeremiah 7:16 for them,
Jeremiah 21:2 for us;

Distinct usage

3 within
1 for thee,
1 at
1 for me.
1 for
1 which is for himself,
1 through
1 upon
1 up
1 by
1 to thee over
1 upon her and upon
1 about him, and about
1 about me.
1 For by means of
1 for them,
1 for us;

Corresponding Greek Words

bead G1622 ektos
baad G1855 exothen *