H1214 בּצע - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root to break off, that is, (usually) plunder; figuratively to finish, or (intransitively) stop

KJV Usage: (be) covet (-ous), cut (off), finish, fulfill, gain (greedily), get, be given to [covetousness], greedy, perform, be wounded.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to cut off, break off, gain by unrighteous violence, get, finish, be covetous, be greedy
a. (Qal)
1. to cut off
2. to stop
3. to gain wrongfully or by violence
b. (Piel)
1. to cut off, sever
2. to finish, complete, accomplish
3. to violently make gain of
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 267
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H1214 בּצע is used in the Bible

16 occurrences of H1214 בּצע

Job 6:9
Job 27:8
Psalms 10:3
Proverbs 1:19
Proverbs 15:27
Isaiah 10:12
Isaiah 38:12
Jeremiah 6:13
Jeremiah 8:10
Lamentations 2:17
Ezekiel 22:12
Ezekiel 22:27
Joel 2:8
Amos 9:1
Habakkuk 2:9
Zechariah 4:9

Corresponding Greek Words

batsa G91 adikeo
batsa G1907 ep echo
batsa G4122 pleonekteo
batsa pi. G337 an aireo
batsa pi. G2005 epi teleo
batsa pi. G4931 sun teleo
batsa qal,pi G4931 sun teleo