H1245 בּקשׁ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to search out (by any method; specifically in worship or prayer); by implication to strive after

KJV Usage: ask, beg, beseech, desire, enquire, get, make inquisition, procure, (make) request, require, seek (for).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to seek, require, desire, exact, request
a. (Piel)
1. to seek to find
2. to seek to secure
3. to seek the face
4. to desire, demand
5. to require, exact
6. to ask, request
b. (Pual) to be sought
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 276
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H1245 בּקשׁ is used in the Bible

First 30 of 215 occurrences of H1245 בּקשׁ

Genesis 31:39
Genesis 37:15
Genesis 37:16
Genesis 43:9
Genesis 43:30
Exodus 2:15
Exodus 4:19
Exodus 4:24
Exodus 10:11
Exodus 33:7
Leviticus 19:31
Numbers 16:10
Numbers 35:23
Deuteronomy 4:29
Deuteronomy 13:10
Joshua 2:22
Joshua 22:23
Judges 4:22
Judges 6:29
Judges 14:4
Judges 18:1
Ruth 3:1
1 Samuel 9:3
1 Samuel 10:2
1 Samuel 10:14
1 Samuel 10:21
1 Samuel 13:14
1 Samuel 14:4
1 Samuel 16:16
1 Samuel 19:2

Corresponding Greek Words

baqash G1934 epi zeteo
baqash pi. see G2045 epaunao (ereunan)
baqash pi. G114 atheteo
baqash pi. G327 ana zeteo
baqash pi. G515 axioo
baqash pi. G1011 bouleuo
baqash pi. G1567 ek zeteo
baqash pi. G1905 ep erotao
baqash pi. G1914 epi blepo
baqash pi. G1980 epi skeptomai
baqash pi. G2147 heurisko
baqash pi. G2323 therapeuo
baqash pi. G3868 par aiteomai
baqash pi. G4347 pros kollao
baqash pi.,pu. G2212 zeteo
baqash pu. G426 an etazo