H947 בּוּס - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to trample (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: loath, tread (down, under [foot]), be polluted.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to tread down, reject, trample down
a. (Qal)
1. to tread down, trample (of warriors)
2. of rejection (fig.)
b. (Polel)
1. to tread down (in bad sense)
2. to desecrate
c. (Hithpolel)
1. to tread
2. to kick out 1c
d. of infants' blind movements 1c
e. of Jerusalem (fig.)
f. (Hophal) to be trodden down
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 216
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H947 בּוּס is used in the Bible

13 occurrences of H947 בּוּס

Psalms 44:5 we will tread them under
Psalms 60:12 for he will tread down
Psalms 108:13 for he will tread down
Proverbs 27:7 loatheth
Isaiah 14:19 trodden under feet.
Isaiah 14:25 tread him under foot:
Isaiah 63:6 And I will tread down
Isaiah 63:18 have trodden down
Jeremiah 12:10 they have trodden
Jeremiah 12:10 under foot,
Ezekiel 16:6 thee polluted
Ezekiel 16:22 and wast polluted
Zechariah 10:5 men, who tread down

Distinct usage

2 for he will tread down
1 we will tread them under
1 loatheth
1 trodden under feet.
1 tread him under foot:
1 And I will tread down
1 have trodden down
1 they have trodden
1 under foot,
1 thee polluted
1 and wast polluted
1 men, who tread down

Corresponding Greek Words

bus G1847a; see G1847 ex oudeneo
bus G1702 em paizo
bus G3961 pateo
bus pil. G3435 moluno
bus qal,pil G2662 kata pateo