בּשׂרה בּשׂורה 


bsowrah; bes-o-raw' or (shortened) bsorah



Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 1319

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 291b

KJV Translation Count — 6x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: tidings (6)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. news, good news, tidings, reward for good news
a. good tidings
b. tidings, news
c. reward for good tidings

Strong's Definitions

bsowrah, bes-o-raw'; or (shortened) bsorah, bes-o-raw'; feminine from 1319; glad tidings; by implication, reward for good news: — reward for tidings.

Concordance Results Using KJV

When one told me, saying, Behold, Saul is dead, thinking to have brought good H1309, I took hold of him, and slew him in Ziklag, who thought that I would have given him a reward for his H1309:


And Joab said unto him, Thou shalt not bear H1309 this day, but thou shalt bear H1309 another day: but this day thou shalt bear no H1309, because the king's son is dead.


Then said Ahimaaz the son of Zadok yet again to Joab, But howsoever, let me, I pray thee, also run after Cushi. And Joab said, Wherefore wilt thou run, my son, seeing that thou hast no H1309 ready?


And the watchman cried, and told the king. And the king said, If he be alone, there is H1309 in his mouth. And he came apace, and drew near.


And the watchman said, Me thinketh the running of the foremost is like the running of Ahimaaz the son of Zadok. And the king said, He is a good man, and cometh with good H1309.


Then they said one to another, We do not well: this day is a day of good H1309, and we hold our peace: if we tarry till the morning light, some mischief will come upon us: now therefore come, that we may go and tell the king's household.