H1270 בּרזל - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

Perhaps from the root of H1269; iron (as cutting); by extension an iron implement

KJV Usage: (ax) head, iron.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. iron
a. iron
1. iron ore
2. as material of furniture, utensils, implements
2. tool of iron
3. harshness, strength, oppression (fig.)
Origin: perhaps from the root of H1269
TWOT: 283a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) iron
1a) iron
1a1) iron ore
1a2) as material of furniture, utensils, implements
2) tool of iron
3) harshness, strength, oppression (fig.)

View how H1270 בּרזל is used in the Bible

First 30 of 76 occurrences of H1270 בּרזל

Genesis 4:22 and iron:
Leviticus 26:19 as iron,
Numbers 31:22 the iron,
Numbers 35:16 of iron,
Deuteronomy 3:11 of iron;
Deuteronomy 4:20 out of the iron
Deuteronomy 8:9 are iron,
Deuteronomy 19:5 and the head
Deuteronomy 27:5 any iron
Deuteronomy 28:23 that is under thee shall be iron.
Deuteronomy 28:48 of iron
Deuteronomy 33:25 shall be iron
Joshua 6:19 and iron,
Joshua 6:24 and of iron,
Joshua 8:31 any iron:
Joshua 17:16 of iron,
Joshua 17:18 though they have iron
Joshua 22:8 and with iron,
Judges 1:19 of iron.
Judges 4:3 of iron;
Judges 4:13 of iron,
1 Samuel 17:7 of iron:
2 Samuel 12:31 of iron,
2 Samuel 12:31 of iron,
2 Samuel 23:7 with iron
1 Kings 6:7 of iron
1 Kings 8:51 of iron:
1 Kings 22:11 of iron:
2 Kings 6:5 the axe head
2 Kings 6:6 it in there; and made the axe head

Distinct usage

8 of iron,
6 iron
5 of iron
5 of iron:
4 of iron.
4 of iron;
3 and iron,
3 iron,
2 and iron;
2 from the iron
1 and iron:
1 as iron,
1 the iron,
1 out of the iron
1 and the head
1 any iron
1 that is under thee shall be iron.
1 and of iron,
1 though they have iron
1 and with iron,
1 with iron
1 it in there; and made the axe head
1 and iron
1 and the iron,
1 the iron
1 for things of iron,
1 and in iron,
1 with an iron
1 in iron:
1 If the iron
1 with iron,
1 The smith
1 and for iron
1 iron:
1 and an iron
1 thou to thee an iron
1 the axe head
1 are iron,
1 any iron:
1 iron;
1 is an iron
1 Shall iron
1 shall be iron
1 in iron,

Corresponding Greek Words

barzel G3162 machaira
barzel G4603 sidereos
barzel G4604 sideros

Related words


H1271 בּרזלּי barzillay
From H1270; iron hearted; Barzillai, the name of three Israelites

KJV Usage: Barzillai.

H6523 פּרזל parzel
(Chaldee); corresponding to H1270; iron

KJV Usage: iron.


בּרזות o
Probably feminine plural from an unused root (apparently meaning to pierce); holes; Birzoth, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Birzavith [from the margin].