בּחר בּחוּר 


bachuwr; baw-khoor' or bachur



Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

participle passive of 977

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 231a

KJV Translation Count — 45x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: young man (42), the chosen (1), young (1), not translated (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. youth, young man

Strong's Definitions

bachuwr, baw-khoor'; or bachur, baw-khoor'; participle passive of 977; properly, selected, i.e. a youth (often collective): — (choice) young (man), chosen, X hole.

Concordance Results Using KJV

H970 sword without, and terror within, shall destroy both H970 H970 H970 and H970 virgin, H970 suckling also with H970 H970 of gray hairs.


So his faH970r went down unto H970 woH970: and Samson made H970re a feast; for so used H970 H970 men to do.


And he said, Blessed be thou of H970 LORD, my daughter: for thou hast shewed more kindness in H970 latter end than at H970 beginning, inasmuch as thou followedst H970 H970 men, wheH970r poor or rich.


And he will take your menservants, and your maidservants, and your goodliest H970 men, and your asses, and put H970m to his work.


And he had a son, whose name was Saul, a choice H970 H970, and a goodly: and H970re was H970 among H970 children of Israel a goodlier person than he: from his shoulders and upward he was higher than any of H970 people.


And Hazael said, Why weepeth my lord? And he answered, Because I know H970 evil that thou wilt do unto H970 children of Israel: H970ir strong holds wilt thou set on fire, and H970ir H970 men wilt thou slay with H970 sword, and wilt dash H970ir children, and rip up H970ir women with child.


H970refore he brought upon H970m H970 king of H970 Chaldees, who slew H970ir H970 men with H970 sword in H970 house of H970ir sanctuary, and had no compassion upon H970 H970 or maiden, old H970, or him that stooped for age: he gave H970m all into his hand.


H970 wrath of God came upon H970m, and slew H970 fattest of H970m, and smote down H970 H970 men of Israel.


H970 fire consumed H970ir H970 men; and H970ir maidens were H970 given to marriage.


Both H970 men, and maidens; old men, and children: