Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 1166

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 262a

KJV Translation Count — 82x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: man (25), owner (14), husband (11), have (7), master (5), man given (2), adversary (1), archers (1), babbler 3956 (1), bird 3671 (1), captain (1), confederate 1285 (1), misc 1(2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. owner, husband, lord
a. owner
b. a husband
c. citizens, inhabitants
d. rulers, lords
e. (noun of relationship used to characterise-ie, master of dreams)
f. lord (used of foreign gods)

Strong's Definitions

ba`al, bah'-al; from 1166; a master; hence, a husband, or (figuratively) owner (often used with another noun in modifications of this latter sense): — + archer, + babbler, + bird, captain, chief man, + confederate, + have to do, + dreamer, those to whom it is due, + furious, those that are given to it, great, + hairy, he that hath it, have, + horseman, husband, lord, man, + married, master, person, + sworn, they of.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And there came one that had escaped, and told Abram the Hebrew; for he dwelt in the plain of Mamre the Amorite, brother of Eshcol, and brother of Aner: and these were H1167 with Abram.


But God came to Abimelech in a dream by night, and said to him, Behold, thou art but a dead H1167, for the woH1167 which thou hast taken; for she is a H1167's wife.


And they said one to another, Behold, this dreamer cometh.


The H1167 H1167 sorely grieved him, and shot at him, and hated him:


If he came in by himself, he shall go out by himself: if he were married, then his wife shall go out with him.


If men strive, and hurt a woH1167 with child, so that her fruit depart from her, and yet no mischief follow: he shall be surely punished, according as the woH1167's H1167 will lay upon him; and he shall pay as the judges determine.


If an ox gore a H1167 or a woH1167, that they die: then the ox shall be surely stoned, and his flesh shall not be eaten; but the H1167 of the ox shall be quit.


But if the ox were wont to push with his horn in time past, and it hath been testified to his H1167, and he hath not kept him in, but that he hath killed a H1167 or a woH1167; the ox shall be stoned, and his H1167 also shall be put to death.


The H1167 of the pit shall make it good, and give money unto the H1167 of them; and the dead beast shall be his.


Or if it be known that the ox hath used to push in time past, and his H1167 hath not kept him in; he shall surely pay ox for ox; and the dead shall be his own.


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