Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
TWOT Reference: 251a
KJV Translation Count — 2x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. a swallowing, devouring (fig. for ruin)
2. a thing swallowed
bela`, beh'-lah; from 1104; a gulp; figuratively, destruction: — devouring, that which he hath swallowed up.
Concordance Results Using KJV
Thou lovest all H1105 words, O thou deceitful tongue.
And I will punish Bel in Babylon, and I will bring forth out of his mouth that which he hath H1105 up: and the nations shall not flow together any more unto him: yea, the wall of Babylon shall fall.