Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
from an unused root (probably meaning to be mute)
TWOT Reference: 208a
KJV Translation Count — 189x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. beast, cattle, animal
a. beasts (coll of all animals)
b. cattle, livestock (of domestic animals)
c. wild beasts
bhemah, be-hay-maw'; from an unused root (probably meaning to be mute); properly, a dumb beast; especially any large quadruped or animal (often collective): — beast, cattle.
Concordance Results Using KJV
And God said, Let the earth bring forth the living creature after his kind, H929, and creeping thing, and H929 of the earth after his kind: and it was so.
And God made the H929 of the earth after his kind, and H929 after their kind, and every thing that creepeth upon the earth after his kind: and God saw that it was good.
And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the H929, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth.
And Adam gave names to all H929, and to the fowl of the air, and to every H929 of the field; but for Adam there was not found an help meet for him.
And the LORD God said unto the serpent, Because thou hast done this, thou art cursed above all H929, and above every H929 of the field; upon thy belly shalt thou go, and dust shalt thou eat all the days of thy life:
And the LORD said, I will destroy man whom I have created from the face of the earth; both man, and H929, and the creeping thing, and the fowls of the air; for it repenteth me that I have made them.
Of fowls after their kind, and of H929 after their kind, of every creeping thing of the earth after his kind, two of every sort shall come unto thee, to keep them alive.
Of every clean H929 thou shalt take to thee by sevens, the male and his female: and of H929s that are not clean by two, the male and his female.
Of clean H929s, and of H929s that are not clean, and of fowls, and of every thing that creepeth upon the earth,
They, and every H929 after his kind, and all the H929 after their kind, and every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth after his kind, and every fowl after his kind, every bird of every sort.