H1262 בּרה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to select; also (as denominative from H1250) to feed; also (as equivalent to H1305) to render clear (Ecclesiastes 3:18)

KJV Usage: choose, (cause to) eat, manifest, (give) meat.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to eat, consume
a. (Qal) to eat
b. (Piel) for eating, devouring
c. (Hiphil) to cause to eat
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 281
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H1262 בּרה is used in the Bible

7 occurrences of H1262 בּרה

1 Samuel 17:8
2 Samuel 3:35
2 Samuel 12:17
2 Samuel 13:5
2 Samuel 13:6
2 Samuel 13:10
Lamentations 4:10

Corresponding Greek Words

barah see G1586 st. ek lego
barah G1035 brosis
barah G2068 esthio
barah G4906 sun esthio
barah hi. G5595 psomizo