Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 244

KJV Translation Count — 4x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: firstborn (1), new fruit (1), firstling (1), first child

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to be born first
a. (Piel)
1. to bear early, new fruit
2. to give the right of the firstborn
a. to make as firstborn
b. to constitute as firstborn
b. (Pual)
1. to be born a firstling
2. to be made a firstling
c. (Hiphil) one bearing her first child

Strong's Definitions

bakar, baw-kar'; a primitive root; properly, to burst the womb, i.e. (causatively) bear or make early fruit (of woman or tree); also (as denominative from 1061) to give the birthright: — make firstborn, be firstling, bring forth first child (new fruit).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Only the H1069 of the beasts, which should be the LORD'S H1069, no man shall sanctify it; whether it be ox, or sheep: it is the LORD'S.


Then it shall be, when he maketh his sons to inherit that which he hath, that he may not make the son of the beloved H1069 before the son of the hated, which is indeed the H1069:


For I have heard a voice as of a woman in travail, and the anguish as of her that bringeth forth her H1069 H1069, the voice of the daughter of Zion, that bewaileth herself, that spreadeth her hands, saying, Woe is me now! for my soul is wearied because of murderers.


And by the river upon the bank thereof, on this side and on that side, shall grow all trees for meat, whose leaf shall not fade, neither shall the H1069 thereof be consumed: it shall bring forth H1069 H1069 according to his months, because their waters they issued out of the sanctuary: and the H1069 thereof shall be for meat, and the leaf thereof for medicine.


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