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 burned
Exodus 3:3 is not burnt.
Exodus 22:5 to be eaten,
Exodus 22:5 and shall feed
Exodus 22:6 he that kindled
Exodus 35:3 Ye shall kindle
Leviticus 6:12 shall burn
Numbers 11:1 burnt
Numbers 11:3 burnt
Numbers 24:22 be wasted,
Deuteronomy 4:11 burned
Deuteronomy 5:23 did burn
Deuteronomy 9:15 burned
Deuteronomy 13:5 So shalt thou remove
Deuteronomy 17:7 So thou shalt remove
Deuteronomy 17:12 and thou shalt remove
Deuteronomy 19:13 him, but thou shall remove
Deuteronomy 19:19 so shalt thou remove
Deuteronomy 21:9 So shalt thou remove
Deuteronomy 21:21 so shalt thou remove
Deuteronomy 22:21 so shalt thou remove
Deuteronomy 22:22 so shalt thou remove
Deuteronomy 22:24 so thou shalt remove
Deuteronomy 24:7 and thou shalt remove
Deuteronomy 26:13 I have brought away
Deuteronomy 26:14 neither have I taken away
Judges 15:5 And when he had lighted
Judges 15:5 and burnt up
Judges 15:14 that was burnt
Judges 20:13 and remove

Distinct usage

6 So shalt thou remove
4 burned
3 burn
2 burnt
2 So thou shalt remove
2 and thou shalt remove
2 were kindled
2 to burn
2 burneth
2 burning
2 kindle
2 and burn
2 is stupid
1 is not burnt.
1 to be eaten,
1 and shall feed
1 he that kindled
1 Ye shall kindle
1 shall burn
1 be wasted,
1 did burn
1 him, but thou shall remove
1 I have brought away
1 neither have I taken away
1 And when he had lighted
1 and burnt up
1 that was burnt
1 and remove
1 and take you away
1 kindled.
1 and will take away
1 as a man taketh away
1 Behold, I will take away
1 upon thee, and will take away
1 he removed
1 put away,
1 that they should burn
1 in thee, in that thou hast taken away
1 and burnt
1 and hath burned up
1 is kindled
1 burned:
1 ye stupid
1 was kindled
1 for ye have eaten up
1 of burning.
1 and it shall be eaten up;
1 and shall be eaten:
1 and it shall burn
1 is become stupid:
1 doth kindle
1 shall become burning
1 to burn,
1 not; and it burned
1 to burn:
1 that ye have kindled.
1 that burneth.
1 and it shall burn,
1 stupid
1 have become stupid,

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