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Strong's #972 - בָּחִיר

from (H977)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
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1) chosen, choice one, chosen one, elect (of God)

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (13)
2 Samuel 1
1 Chronicles 1
Psalms 5
Isaiah 6
NAS (20)
2 Samuel 1
1 Chronicles 2
Psalms 8
Isaiah 9
HCS (13)
2 Samuel 1
1 Chronicles 1
Psalms 5
Isaiah 6
BSB (13)
2 Samuel 1
1 Chronicles 1
Psalms 5
Isaiah 6
ESV (11)
2 Samuel 1
1 Chronicles 1
Psalms 3
Isaiah 6
WEB (13)
2 Samuel 1
1 Chronicles 1
Psalms 5
Isaiah 6
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2012) rhb (בההר BHhR) AC: Choose CO: ? AB: Youth: An examination to determine the choicest. [from: hb- choosing a choice one]

V) rhb (בההר BHhR) - Choose: KJV (172): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Pual) choose, chosen, choice, acceptable, appoint, excellent - Strongs: H977 (בָּחַר) bm) rihb (בההיר BHhYR) - Chosen: KJV (13): chosen, choice one, chosen one, elect - Strongs: H972 (בָּחִיר)

dm) rfhb (בההור BHhWR) - Youth: A young person as one chosen for an activity. KJV (45): young, chosen - Strongs: H970 (בָּחֻר)

df3) tfrfhb (בההורות BHhWRWT) - Youth: A young age. KJV (3): youth - Strongs: H979 (בְּחֻרוֹת)

hm) rhbm (מבההר MBhhR) - Chosen: KJV (12): choose, chosen, choice, acceptable, appoint, excellent - Strongs: H4005 (מִבְחָר)

hcm) rfhbm (מבההור MBHhWR) - Choice: The best of a group. KJV (2): choice - Strongs: H4004 (מִבְחוֹר)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [בָּחִיר] noun masculine chosen, construct בְּחִיר 2 Samuel 21:6 (but We Dr ׳בְּהַר י); suffix בְּחִירָיו 1 Chronicles 16:13; Psalm 89:4; Psalm 105:6; Psalm 105:43; Psalm 106:5; Psalm 106:23; Isa3, Isaiah 42:1; Isaiah 43:20; Isaiah 45:4; Isaiah 65:9,15,22; always the chosen or elect of Yahweh.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

בָּחִיר m., adj. verb, elect, chosen, ̓κλεκτός: only in the phrase בְּחִיר יְהֹוָה chosen of God, 2 Samuel 21:6 of Moses, Psalms 106:23 of the people of Israel, Isaiah 43:20, 45:4 (parall. עֶבֶר יְהֹוָה); of the pious and prophets, Isaiah 42:1 (according to others, of the Messiah [this is of course the true application]); pl. of the pious, Isaiah 65:9, 15 Isaiah 65:15, 22 Isaiah 65:22; Psalms 105:43.

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List of Word Forms
בְּחִ֣יר בְּחִירִ֑י בְּחִירִ֖י בְּחִירֶ֗יךָ בְּחִירָֽיו׃ בְחִיר֗וֹ בְחִירִֽי׃ בְחִירַ֔י בְחִירָֽי׃ בחיר בחירו בחירי בחירי׃ בחיריו׃ בחיריך לִבְחִירִ֑י לִבְחִירַ֔י לבחירי bə·ḥî·rāw ḇə·ḥî·ray ḇə·ḥî·rāy bə·ḥî·re·ḵā bə·ḥî·rî ḇə·ḥî·rî ḇə·ḥî·rōw bə·ḥîr beChir bechiRav bechiReicha bechiRi bəḥîr bəḥîrāw ḇəḥîray ḇəḥîrāy bəḥîreḵā bəḥîrî ḇəḥîrî ḇəḥîrōw liḇ·ḥî·ray liḇ·ḥî·rî liḇḥîray liḇḥîrî livchiRai livchiRi vechiRai vechiRi vechiRo
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