Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
TWOT Reference: 259
KJV Translation Count — 5x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to seek out, swell, cause to swell, boil up, enquire
1. to seek, enquire
2. to cause to boil up
1. to be searched out
2. to be swelling, bulging, swelling out
ba`ah, baw-aw'; a primitive root; to gush over, i.e. to swell; (figuratively) to desire earnestly; by implication to ask: — cause, inquire, seek up, swell out.
Concordance Results Using KJV
The watchman said, The morning cometh, and also the night: if ye will inquire, inquire ye: return, come.
Therefore this iniquity shall be to you as a breach ready to fall, H1158 H1158 in a high wall, whose breaking cometh suddenly at an instant.
As when the melting fire burneth, the fire causeth the waters to H1158, to make thy name known to thine adversaries, that the nations may tremble at thy presence!
How are the things of Esau searched H1158! how are his hidden things H1158 H1158!