1158. baah
Strong's Concordance
baah: to inquire, cause to swell or boil up
Original Word: בָּעָה
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: baah
Phonetic Spelling: (baw-aw')
Definition: to inquire, cause to swell or boil up
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
to inquire, cause to swell or boil up
NASB Translation
boil (1), bulge (1), inquire (2), searched (1).

[בָּעָה] verb inquire, cause to swell or boil up (Late Hebrew id; Arabic seek, suppurate, swell; Aramaic בְּעָא, seek) —

Qal Imperfect3feminine singular תִּבְעֶה Isaiah 64:1; 2masculine plural תִּבְעָיוּן Isaiah 21:12; Imperative בְּעָיוּ Isaiah 21:12; — a. of rising desire, seek, inquire, absolute, of inquiring of prophet Isaiah 21:12 (twice in verse). 2 cause to boil up, אֵֿשׁ׳מַיִם תִּב Isaiah 64:1 (but gloss Che).

Niph`al Perfect נִבְעוּ Obadiah 6 searched out ("" נֶחְמְּשׂוּ); Participle נִבְעֶה Isaiah 30:13 swelling, swelling out (of decaying wall; Di swelling, enlarging, of crack in wall).

בעז (quick ? compare Arabic swiftness (of horse)).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
cause, inquire, seek up, swell out

A primitive root; to gush over, i.e. To swell; (figuratively) to desire earnestly; by implication to ask -- cause, inquire, seek up, swell out.

Forms and Transliterations
בְּעָ֖יוּ בעיו נִבְע֖וּ נִבְעֶ֖ה נבעה נבעו תִּבְעֶה־ תִּבְעָי֥וּן תבעה־ תבעיון bə‘āyū bə·‘ā·yū beAyu niḇ‘eh niḇ‘ū niḇ·‘eh niḇ·‘ū nivEh nivU tiḇ‘āyūn tiḇ‘eh- tiḇ·‘ā·yūn tiḇ·‘eh- tivaYun tiveh
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Englishman's Concordance
Isaiah 21:12
HEB: לָ֑יְלָה אִם־ תִּבְעָי֥וּן בְּעָ֖יוּ שֻׁ֥בוּ
NAS: If you would inquire, inquire;
KJV: and also the night: if ye will enquire, enquire
INT: night If inquire inquire back

Isaiah 21:12
HEB: אִם־ תִּבְעָי֥וּן בְּעָ֖יוּ שֻׁ֥בוּ אֵתָֽיוּ׃
NAS: you would inquire, inquire; Come
KJV: if ye will enquire, enquire ye: return,
INT: If inquire inquire back Come

Isaiah 30:13
HEB: כְּפֶ֣רֶץ נֹפֵ֔ל נִבְעֶ֖ה בְּחוֹמָ֣ה נִשְׂגָּבָ֑ה
NAS: about to fall, A bulge in a high
KJV: ready to fall, swelling out in a high
INT: A breach to fall A bulge wall A high

Isaiah 64:2
HEB: הֲמָסִ֗ים מַ֚יִם תִּבְעֶה־ אֵ֔שׁ לְהוֹדִ֥יעַ
NAS: causes water to boil-- To make
KJV: causeth the waters to boil, to make thy name
INT: the brushwood water to boil fire known

Obadiah 1:6
HEB: נֶחְפְּשׂ֣וּ עֵשָׂ֔ו נִבְע֖וּ מַצְפֻּנָֽיו׃
NAS: [And] his hidden treasures searched out!
KJV: [how] are his hidden things sought up!
INT: will be ransacked Esau searched his hidden

5 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 1158
5 Occurrences

bə·‘ā·yū — 1 Occ.
niḇ·‘eh — 1 Occ.
niḇ·‘ū — 1 Occ.
tiḇ·‘ā·yūn — 1 Occ.
tiḇ·‘eh- — 1 Occ.

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