H894 בּבל - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H1101; confusion; Babel (that is, Babylon), including Babylonia and the Babylonian empire

KJV Usage: Babel, Babylon.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


Babel or Babylon = "confusion (by mixing)"
1. Babel or Babylon, the ancient site and/or capital of Babylonia (modern Hillah) situated on the Euphrates
Origin: from H1101
TWOT: 197
Parts of Speech: Proper Name Location

Babel or Babylon = "confusion (by mixing)"
1) Babel or Babylon, the ancient site and/or capital of Babylonia (modern Hillah) situated on the Euphrates

View how H894 בּבל is used in the Bible

First 30 of 262 occurrences of H894 בּבל

Genesis 10:10 was Babel,
Genesis 11:9 Babel;
2 Kings 17:24 men from Babylon,
2 Kings 17:30 of Babylon
2 Kings 20:12 of Babylon,
2 Kings 20:14 even from Babylon.
2 Kings 20:17 into Babylon:
2 Kings 20:18 of Babylon.
2 Kings 24:1 of Babylon
2 Kings 24:7 of Babylon
2 Kings 24:10 of Babylon
2 Kings 24:11 of Babylon
2 Kings 24:12 of Babylon,
2 Kings 24:12 of Babylon
2 Kings 24:15 to Babylon,
2 Kings 24:15 to Babylon.
2 Kings 24:16 of Babylon
2 Kings 24:16 to Babylon.
2 Kings 24:17 of Babylon
2 Kings 24:20 of Babylon.
2 Kings 25:1 of Babylon
2 Kings 25:6 of Babylon
2 Kings 25:7 him to Babylon.
2 Kings 25:8 of Babylon,
2 Kings 25:8 of Babylon,
2 Kings 25:11 of Babylon,
2 Kings 25:13 of them to Babylon.
2 Kings 25:20 of Babylon
2 Kings 25:21 of Babylon
2 Kings 25:22 of Babylon

Distinct usage

72 of Babylon
50 of Babylon,
13 of Babylon.
9 to Babylon,
8 of Babylon's
5 to Babylon.
5 of Babylon;
5 of Babylon:
5 Babylon
4 him to Babylon.
4 to Babylon;
4 from Babylon,
4 to Babylon
3 him to Babylon,
3 from Babylon
3 against Babylon
2 of them to Babylon.
2 and Babylon
2 to Babylon:
2 into Babylon,
2 into Babylon
2 how is Babylon
2 Babylon,
2 even from Babylon.
2 them to Babylon.
2 against Babylon,
2 with me into Babylon,
1 was Babel,
1 into Babylon:
1 that were with him in Babylon;
1 at Babylon.
1 from Babylon;
1 with me from Babylon,
1 on Babylon,
1 of Babylon?
1 from Babylon:
1 not to Babylon.
1 them to Babylon:
1 of Babylon)
1 in Babylon;
1 who are in Babylon,
1 to us in Babylon,
1 O Babylon,
1 against Babylon:
1 against Babylon;
1 be upon Babylon,
1 upon Babylon:
1 in Babylon,
1 so at Babylon
1 Though Babylon
1 upon her, even upon Babylon,
1 upon Babylon,
1 against Babylon.
1 Thus shall Babylon
1 that were with him in Babylon,
1 him to Babylon
1 them with him to Babylon;
1 of the Babylonians
1 The Babylonians,
1 is against Babylon,

Corresponding Greek Words

bavel G897 babulon
bavel G4799 sugchusis *

Related words


H895 בּבל bâbel
(Chaldee); corresponding to H894

KJV Usage: Babylon.

H2216 זרבּבל ze rûbbâbel
ze rûbbâbel
From H2215 and H894; descended of (that is, from) Babylon, that is, born there; Zerubbabel, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Zerubbabel.

G897 Βαβυλών
Of Hebrew origin [H894]; Babylon, the capital of Chaldaea (literally or figuratively as a type of tyranny)

KJV Usage: Babylon.

H1101 בּלל bâlal

A primitive root; to overflow (specifically with oil); by implication to mix; also (denominative from H1098) to fodder

KJV Usage: anoint, confound, X fade, mingle, mix (self), give provender, temper.

H1098 בּליל be lı̂yl
be lı̂yl
From H1101; mixed, that is, (specifically) feed (for cattle)

KJV Usage: corn, fodder, provender.

H8397 תּבל tebel
Apparently from H1101; mixture, that is, unnatural bestiality

KJV Usage: confusion.

H8400 תּבּלּל te ballûl
te ballûl
From H1101 in the original sense of flowing; a cataract (in the eye)

KJV Usage: blemish.