By contraction from H7231
(in quantity, size, age, number, rank, quality).
; a bullock
(apparently as breaking
forth in wild strength, or perhaps as dividing
A primitive root; to revolve
; used in various applications, literally and figuratively.
Stem - Qal (See H8851
Mood - Perfect (See H8816
Count - 12562
Of uncertain derivation; Bashan
(often with the article), a region East of the Jordan.
have beset me round.
A primitive root; to enclose
; hence (in a friendly sense) to crown
, (in a hostile one) to besiege
; also to wait
(as restraining oneself).
Stem - Piel (See H8840
Mood - Perfect (See H8816
Count - 2121
_ _ His enemies, with the vigor of bulls and rapacity of lions, surround him, eagerly seeking his ruin. The force of both figures is greater without the use of any particle denoting comparison.
Bulls Wicked and violent, and potent enemies; for such are so called, Ezekiel 39:18; Amos 4:1. Of Bashan As the cattle there bred were, and therefore fierce and furious.
Many bulls have compassed me: strong (g) [bulls] of Bashan have beset me round.
(g) He means that his enemies were so fat, proud and cruel that they were more like beasts than men.
Psalms 68:30 Rebuke the company of spearmen, the multitude of the bulls, with the calves of the people, [till every one] submit himself with pieces of silver: scatter thou the people [that] delight in war.
Jeremiah 50:11 Because ye were glad, because ye rejoiced, O ye destroyers of mine heritage, because ye are grown fat as the heifer at grass, and bellow as bulls;
Deuteronomy 32:14-15 Butter of kine, and milk of sheep, with fat of lambs, and rams of the breed of Bashan, and goats, with the fat of kidneys of wheat; and thou didst drink the pure blood of the grape. ... But Jeshurun waxed fat, and kicked: thou art waxen fat, thou art grown thick, thou art covered [with fatness]; then he forsook God [which] made him, and lightly esteemed the Rock of his salvation.
Isaiah 34:7 And the unicorns shall come down with them, and the bullocks with the bulls; and their land shall be soaked with blood, and their dust made fat with fatness.
Ezekiel 39:18 Ye shall eat the flesh of the mighty, and drink the blood of the princes of the earth, of rams, of lambs, and of goats, of bullocks, all of them fatlings of Bashan.
Amos 4:1-3 Hear this word, ye kine of Bashan, that [are] in the mountain of Samaria, which oppress the poor, which crush the needy, which say to their masters, Bring, and let us drink. ... And ye shall go out at the breaches, every [cow at that which is] before her; and ye shall cast [them] into the palace, saith the LORD.
Matthew 27:1 When the morning was come, all the chief priests and elders of the people took counsel against Jesus to put him to death:
Acts 4:27 For of a truth against thy holy child Jesus, whom thou hast anointed, both Herod, and Pontius Pilate, with the Gentiles, and the people of Israel, were gathered together,
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