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Hebrew - English Dictionary

H1254 - Choose

Strong's No.:H1254

Hebrew:בָּרָא

Transliteration:bârâʼ

Phonetic:baw-raw'

Word Origin:A primitive root

Bible Usage:{choose} create ({creator}) cut {down} {dispatch} {do} make (fat).

Part of Speech:Verb

Strongs
Definition:

(absolutely) to create; (qualified) to cut down (a {wood}) select: feed (as formative processes)


Brown Driver
Biggs Definition:

1. to create, shape, form

a. (Qal) to shape, fashion, create (always with God as subject)

1. of heaven and earth

2. of individual man

3. of new conditions and circumstances

4. of transformations

b. (Niphal) to be created

1. of heaven and earth

2. of birth

3. of something new

4. of miracles

c. (Piel)

1. to cut down

2. to cut out

2. to be fat

a. (Hiphil) to make yourselves fat


Bible References:
Choose

Translation
Occurrences:
choose ( 2 )
Create ( 8 )
created ( 33 )
createth ( 1 )
Creator ( 3 )
dispatch ( 1 )
done ( 1 )
down ( 2 )
fat ( 1 )
made ( 1 )
make ( 1 )

 

Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.