ba`uw (Aramaic);



Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 1152

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2635a

KJV Translation Count — 2x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: petition (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. petition, request
2. prayer (always in Jewish liturgy)

Strong's Definitions

ba`uw, baw-oo'; (Aramaic) from 1156; a request: — petition.

Concordance Results Using KJV

All the presidents of the kingdom, the governors, and the princes, the counsellers, and the captains, have consulted together to establish a royal statute, and to make a firm decree, that whosoever shall ask a H1159 of any God or man for thirty days, save of thee, O king, he shall be cast into the den of lions.


Then answered they and said before the king, That Daniel, which is of the children of the captivity of Judah, regardeth not thee, O king, nor the decree that thou hast signed, but maketh his H1159 three times a day.