H937 בּוּז - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H936; disrespect

KJV Usage: contempt (-uously), despised, shamed.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. contempt
a. springing from evil
b. springing from prosperity
c. springing from judgment
Origin: from H936
TWOT: 213a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H937 בּוּז is used in the Bible

11 occurrences of H937 בּוּז

Genesis 38:23 it to her, lest we be shamed:
Job 12:5 despised
Job 12:21 contempt
Job 31:34 or did the contempt
Psalms 31:18 and contemptuously
Psalms 107:40 contempt
Psalms 119:22 and contempt;
Psalms 123:3 with contempt.
Psalms 123:4 and with the contempt
Proverbs 12:8 shall be despised.
Proverbs 18:3 also contempt,

Distinct usage

2 contempt
1 it to her, lest we be shamed:
1 despised
1 or did the contempt
1 and contemptuously
1 and contempt;
1 with contempt.
1 and with the contempt
1 shall be despised.
1 also contempt,

Corresponding Greek Words

buz G819 atimia