H1197 בּער - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to kindle, that is, consume (by fire or by eating); also (as denominative from H1198) to be (become) brutish

KJV Usage: be brutish, bring (put, take) away, burn, (cause to) eat (up), feed, heat, kindle, set ([on fire]), waste.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to burn, consume, kindle, be kindled
a. (Qal)
1. to begin to burn, be kindled, start burning
2. to burn, be burning
3. to burn, consume
4. Jehovah's wrath, human wrath (fig.)
b. (Piel)
1. to kindle, burn
2. to consume, remove (of guilt) (fig.)
c. (Hiphil)
1. to kindle
2. to burn up
3. to consume (destroy)
d. (Pual) to burn v denom
2. to be stupid, brutish, barbarous
a. (Qal) to be stupid, dull-hearted, unreceptive
b. (Niphal) to be stupid, dull-hearted
c. (Piel) to feed, graze
d. (Hiphil) to cause to be grazed over
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 263
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H1197 בּער is used in the Bible

First 30 of 90 occurrences of H1197 בּער

Exodus 3:2
Exodus 3:3
Exodus 22:5
Exodus 22:6
Exodus 35:3
Leviticus 6:12
Numbers 11:1
Numbers 11:3
Numbers 24:22
Deuteronomy 4:11
Deuteronomy 5:23
Deuteronomy 9:15
Deuteronomy 13:5
Deuteronomy 17:7
Deuteronomy 17:12
Deuteronomy 19:13
Deuteronomy 19:19
Deuteronomy 21:9
Deuteronomy 21:21
Deuteronomy 22:21
Deuteronomy 22:22
Deuteronomy 22:24
Deuteronomy 24:7
Deuteronomy 26:13
Deuteronomy 26:14
Judges 15:5
Judges 15:14
Judges 20:13
2 Samuel 4:11
2 Samuel 22:9

Corresponding Greek Words

baar see G1951 st. epi lego
baar G2719 kat esthio
baar hi. G1825 ex egeiro
baar ni. G3154 mataioo
baar ni. G3471 moraino
baar pi. G1842 ex olethreuo
baar pi. G853 aphanizo
baar pi. G1285 dia sapheo
baar pi. G1571 ek kathairo
baar pi. G1808 ex airo
baar pi. G2511 katharizo
baar pi. G2740 kausis
baar qal,pi G381 an apto
baar qal,pi,hi G2545 kaio
baar qal,pi,hi G2618 kata kaio
baar qal.,pi.,hi. G1572 ek kaio