H929 בּהמה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

be hêmâh
From an unused root (probably meaning to be mute); properly a dumb beast; especially any large quadruped or animal (often collectively)

KJV Usage: beast, cattle.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. beast, cattle, animal
a. beasts (coll of all animals)
b. cattle, livestock (of domestic animals)
c. wild beasts
Origin: from an unused root (probably meaning to be mute)
TWOT: 208a
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

1) beast, cattle, animal
1a) beasts (coll of all animals)
1b) cattle, livestock (of domestic animals)
1c) wild beasts

View how H929 בּהמה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 189 occurrences of H929 בּהמה

Genesis 1:24 cattle,
Genesis 1:25 and cattle
Genesis 1:26 and over the cattle,
Genesis 2:20 to all cattle,
Genesis 3:14 above all cattle,
Genesis 6:7 beast,
Genesis 6:20 and of cattle
Genesis 7:2 beast
Genesis 7:2 and of beasts
Genesis 7:8 beasts,
Genesis 7:8 and of beasts
Genesis 7:14 and all the cattle
Genesis 7:21 and of cattle,
Genesis 7:23 and cattle,
Genesis 8:1 and all the cattle
Genesis 8:17 and of cattle,
Genesis 8:20 beast,
Genesis 9:10 of the cattle,
Genesis 34:23 and every beast
Genesis 36:6 and all his beasts,
Genesis 47:18 of cattle;
Exodus 8:17 and in beast;
Exodus 8:18 and upon beast.
Exodus 9:9 and upon beast,
Exodus 9:10 and upon beast.
Exodus 9:19 and beast
Exodus 9:22 and upon beast,
Exodus 9:25 and beast;
Exodus 11:5 of beasts.
Exodus 11:7 or beast:

Distinct usage

6 and beast
5 beast,
4 and beast;
4 and beast:
4 and to the beasts
4 of thy cattle,
3 and upon beast,
3 and beast.
3 and for the beasts
3 and without beast,
3 the beasts
2 beast
2 and of beasts
2 and all the cattle
2 and of cattle,
2 of the cattle,
2 and every beast
2 and upon beast.
2 among the beasts,
2 of the beasts,
2 a beast
2 Only the cattle
2 and the cattle,
2 and with beasts,
2 and the beast
2 of beasts
2 nor beast,
2 cattle,
2 and of beast,
2 and beast?
2 and cattle
2 beasts,
2 and the cattle
2 beasts
1 above all cattle,
1 and in beast;
1 of beasts.
1 of cattle.
1 of a beast
1 with a beast
1 or of beast,
1 The carcases of every beast
1 And if any beast,
1 Thou shalt not let thy cattle
1 with a beast,
1 the beast.
1 to any beast,
1 and the beast:
1 a beast,
1 And for thy cattle,
1 And if it shall be a beast,
1 for beast,
1 and of beasts.
1 and all our cattle,
1 of them shall be for their cattle,
1 But all the cattle,
1 among you, or among your cattle.
1 for thy cattle,
1 These are the beasts
1 with any manner of beast.

Corresponding Greek Words

behemah G2342 therion
behemah G2934 ktenos
behemah G5074 tetra pous

Related words


H930 בּהמות be hêmôth
be hêmôth
In form a plural of H929, but really a singular of Egyptian derivation: a water ox, that is, the hippopotamus or Nile horse

KJV Usage: Behemoth.