H1234 בּקע - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to cleave; generally to rend, break, rip or open

KJV Usage: make a breach, break forth (into, out, in pieces, through, up), be ready to burst, cleave (asunder), cut out, divide, hatch, rend (asunder), rip up, tear, win.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to split, cleave, break open, divide, break through, rip up, break up, tear
a. (Qal)
1. to cleave, cleave open
2. to break through, break into
b. (Niphal)
1. to be cleft, be rent open, be split open
2. to be broken into
c. (Piel)
1. to cleave, cut to pieces, rend open
2. to break through, break down
d. (Pual)
1. to be ripped open, be torn open
2. to be rent
3. to be broken into
e. (Hiphil)
1. to break into
2. to break through
f. (Hophal) to be broken into
g. (Hithpael) to burst (themselves) open, cleave asunder
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 271
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H1234 בּקע is used in the Bible

First 30 of 50 occurrences of H1234 בּקע

Genesis 7:11
Genesis 22:3
Exodus 14:16
Exodus 14:21
Numbers 16:31
Joshua 9:4
Joshua 9:13
Judges 15:19
1 Samuel 6:14
2 Samuel 23:16
1 Kings 1:40
2 Kings 2:24
2 Kings 3:26
2 Kings 8:12
2 Kings 15:16
2 Kings 25:4
1 Chronicles 11:18
2 Chronicles 21:17
2 Chronicles 25:12
2 Chronicles 32:1
Nehemiah 9:11
Job 26:8
Job 28:10
Job 32:19
Psalms 74:15
Psalms 78:13
Psalms 78:15
Psalms 141:7
Proverbs 3:20
Ecclesiastes 10:9

Corresponding Greek Words

baqa G455 an oigo
baqa G2616 kata dunasteuo
baqa hithp. G5080 teko
baqa hi. G654 apo strepho
baqa ni. G2147 heurisko
baqa pi. G1288 dia spao
baqa qal,ni,pi G4977 schizo
baqa qal,ni,pi G4486 rhegnumi