1237. biqah
Strong's Concordance
biqah: a valley, plain
Original Word: בִּקְעָה
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Transliteration: biqah
Phonetic Spelling: (bik-aw')
Short Definition: valley
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from baqa
Definition
a valley, plain
NASB Translation
broad valley (1), plain (7), valley (8), valleys (4).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
בִּקְעָה noun feminine valley (cleft), plain — absolute ׳ב Genesis 11:2 8t.; construct בִּקְעַת Deuteronomy 34:3 7t.; plural בְּקָעוֺת Isaiah 41:18; Psalm 104:8; בְּקָעֹת Deuteronomy 11:11; —

1 valley (opposed to הַר mountain) Deuteronomy 8:7; Deuteronomy 11:11; compare Isaiah 41:18; also Isaiah 63:14 כַּבְּהֵמָה בַּבִּקְעָח תֵרֵד; in creation-poem Psalm 104:8 יַעֲלוּ הָרִים יֵ˜רְדוּ בְקָעוֺת.

2 plain (sometimes valley-plain, broad valley) Genesis 11:2; also Ezekiel 3:22,23; Ezekiel 8:4; Ezekiel 37:1,2(׳עַלמְּֿבֵי הַבּ) as level, opposed to הָֽרְכָּ סִים Isaiah 40:4 ("" מִישׁוֺר); elsewhere construct mostly with proper name Deuteronomy 34:3 יְרֵחוֺ ׳ב (appositive הַכִּכָּר), מִצְפֶה ׳ב Joshua 11:8, הַלְּבָנוֺן ׳ב Joshua 11:17; Joshua 12:7, מִגִדּוֺ ׳ב2Chronicles 35:22 compare Zechariah 12:11, אוֺנוֺ ׳ב Nehemiah 6:2; אָֿוֶן׳ב Amos 1:5 plain of idolatry = Baalbek (Damascus, according to Wetzst in DeJes 3, 702; ᵐ5 πέδιον Ὤη).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
plain, valley

From baqa'; properly, a split, i.e. A wide level valley between mountains -- plain, valley.

see HEBREW baqa'

Forms and Transliterations
בְּבִקְעַ֥ת בְּקָע֖וֹת בְקָע֑וֹת בִּקְעַ֥ת בִּקְעַ֧ת בִקְעָ֛ה בַּבִּקְעָ֖ה בַּבִּקְעָ֣ה בַּבִּקְעָֽה׃ בבקעה בבקעה׃ בבקעת בקעה בקעות בקעת הַבִּקְעָ֑ה הַבִּקְעָ֔ה הַבִּקְעָה֒ הבקעה וּבְקָעֹ֑ת ובקעת לְבִקְעָֽה׃ לבקעה׃ מִבִּקְעַת־ מבקעת־ bab·biq·‘āh babbikAh babbiq‘āh bə·ḇiq·‘aṯ bə·qā·‘ō·wṯ ḇə·qā·‘ō·wṯ bəḇiq‘aṯ bekaot bəqā‘ōwṯ ḇəqā‘ōwṯ bevikAt bikAt ḇiq‘āh biq‘aṯ ḇiq·‘āh biq·‘aṯ hab·biq·‘āh habbikAh habbiq‘āh lə·ḇiq·‘āh ləḇiq‘āh levikAh mib·biq·‘aṯ- mibbikat mibbiq‘aṯ- ū·ḇə·qā·‘ōṯ ūḇəqā‘ōṯ uvekaOt vekaot vikAh
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20 Occurrences


bab·biq·‘āh — 3 Occ.
bə·qā·‘ō·wṯ — 1 Occ.
bə·ḇiq·‘aṯ — 5 Occ.
biq·‘aṯ — 2 Occ.
hab·biq·‘āh — 4 Occ.
lə·ḇiq·‘āh — 1 Occ.
mib·biq·‘aṯ- — 1 Occ.
ū·ḇə·qā·‘ōṯ — 1 Occ.
ḇə·qā·‘ō·wṯ — 1 Occ.
ḇiq·‘āh — 1 Occ.

Genesis 11:2
HEB: מִקֶּ֑דֶם וַֽיִּמְצְא֥וּ בִקְעָ֛ה בְּאֶ֥רֶץ שִׁנְעָ֖ר
NAS: that they found a plain in the land
KJV: that they found a plain in the land
INT: east found A plain the land of Shinar

Deuteronomy 8:7
HEB: וּתְהֹמֹ֔ת יֹצְאִ֥ים בַּבִּקְעָ֖ה וּבָהָֽר׃
NAS: flowing forth in valleys and hills;
KJV: that spring out of valleys and hills;
INT: and springs flowing valleys and hills

Deuteronomy 11:11
HEB: אֶ֥רֶץ הָרִ֖ים וּבְקָעֹ֑ת לִמְטַ֥ר הַשָּׁמַ֖יִם
NAS: of hills and valleys, drinks
KJV: of hills and valleys, [and] drinketh
INT: A land of hills and valleys the rain of heaven

Deuteronomy 34:3
HEB: וְֽאֶת־ הַכִּכָּ֞ר בִּקְעַ֧ת יְרֵח֛וֹ עִ֥יר
NAS: and the plain in the valley of Jericho,
KJV: and the plain of the valley of Jericho,
INT: and the Negev and the plain the valley of Jericho the city

Joshua 11:8
HEB: מַ֔יִם וְעַד־ בִּקְעַ֥ת מִצְפֶּ֖ה מִזְרָ֑חָה
NAS: and Misrephoth-maim and the valley of Mizpeh
KJV: and unto Misrephothmaim, and unto the valley of Mizpeh
INT: and Misrephoth-maim until and the valley of Mizpeh to the east

Joshua 11:17
HEB: בַּ֤עַל גָּד֙ בְּבִקְעַ֣ת הַלְּבָנ֔וֹן תַּ֖חַת
NAS: as Baal-gad in the valley of Lebanon
KJV: even unto Baalgad in the valley of Lebanon
INT: far Baal-gad the valley of Lebanon the foot

Joshua 12:7
HEB: מִבַּ֤עַל גָּד֙ בְּבִקְעַ֣ת הַלְּבָנ֔וֹן וְעַד־
NAS: from Baal-gad in the valley of Lebanon
KJV: from Baalgad in the valley of Lebanon
INT: the west Baal-gad the valley of Lebanon far

2 Chronicles 35:22
HEB: וַיָּבֹ֕א לְהִלָּחֵ֖ם בְּבִקְעַ֥ת מְגִדּֽוֹ׃
NAS: to make war on the plain of Megiddo.
KJV: to fight in the valley of Megiddo.
INT: came war the plain of Megiddo

Nehemiah 6:2
HEB: יַחְדָּ֛ו בַּכְּפִירִ֖ים בְּבִקְעַ֣ת אוֹנ֑וֹ וְהֵ֙מָּה֙
NAS: at Chephirim in the plain of Ono.
KJV: in [some one of] the villages in the plain of Ono.
INT: together the villages the plain of Ono they

Psalm 104:8
HEB: הָ֭רִים יֵרְד֣וּ בְקָע֑וֹת אֶל־ מְ֝ק֗וֹם
NAS: rose; the valleys sank down
KJV: they go down by the valleys unto the place
INT: the mountains sank the valleys to the place

Isaiah 40:4
HEB: לְמִישׁ֔וֹר וְהָרְכָסִ֖ים לְבִקְעָֽה׃
NAS: And the rugged terrain a broad valley;
KJV: and the rough places plain:
INT: A plain and the rugged A broad

Isaiah 41:18
HEB: נְהָר֔וֹת וּבְת֥וֹךְ בְּקָע֖וֹת מַעְיָנ֑וֹת אָשִׂ֤ים
NAS: in the midst of the valleys; I will make
KJV: in the midst of the valleys: I will make
INT: rivers the midst of the valleys and springs will make

Isaiah 63:14
HEB: כַּבְּהֵמָה֙ בַּבִּקְעָ֣ה תֵרֵ֔ד ר֥וּחַ
NAS: which go down into the valley, The Spirit
KJV: goeth down into the valley, the Spirit
INT: as the cattle the valley go the Spirit

Ezekiel 3:22
HEB: צֵא֙ אֶל־ הַבִּקְעָ֔ה וְשָׁ֖ם אֲדַבֵּ֥ר
NAS: up, go out to the plain, and there
KJV: go forth into the plain, and I will there talk
INT: go to the plain and there will speak

Ezekiel 3:23
HEB: וָאֵצֵ֣א אֶל־ הַבִּקְעָה֒ וְהִנֵּה־ שָׁ֤ם
NAS: up and went out to the plain; and behold,
KJV: and went forth into the plain: and, behold, the glory
INT: and went to the plain and behold there

Ezekiel 8:4
HEB: אֲשֶׁ֥ר רָאִ֖יתִי בַּבִּקְעָֽה׃
NAS: which I saw in the plain.
KJV: that I saw in the plain.
INT: which saw the plain

Ezekiel 37:1
HEB: וַיְנִיחֵ֖נִי בְּת֣וֹךְ הַבִּקְעָ֑ה וְהִ֖יא מְלֵאָ֥ה
NAS: in the middle of the valley; and it was full
KJV: in the midst of the valley which [was] full
INT: and set the middle of the valley and it was full

Ezekiel 37:2
HEB: עַל־ פְּנֵ֣י הַבִּקְעָ֔ה וְהִנֵּ֖ה יְבֵשׁ֥וֹת
NAS: on the surface of the valley; and lo,
KJV: in the open valley; and, lo, [they were] very
INT: among the surface of the valley and lo dry

Amos 1:5
HEB: וְהִכְרַתִּ֤י יוֹשֵׁב֙ מִבִּקְעַת־ אָ֔וֶן וְתוֹמֵ֥ךְ
NAS: the inhabitant from the valley of Aven,
KJV: the inhabitant from the plain of Aven,
INT: and cut the inhabitant the valley of Aven holds

Zechariah 12:11
HEB: הֲדַדְ־ רִמּ֖וֹן בְּבִקְעַ֥ת מְגִדּֽוֹן׃
NAS: of Hadadrimmon in the plain of Megiddo.
KJV: of Hadadrimmon in the valley of Megiddon.
INT: the mourning of Hadadrimmon the plain of Megiddo

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