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Strongs Number: H1245


Hebrew Word
בָּקַשׁ
Transliteration
bâqash
Phonetic
baw-kash'
Part of Speech
Verb
Strongs Definition

to search out (by any method; specifically in worship or prayer); by implication to strive after

BDB Definition

1. to seek, require, desire, exact, request

a. (Piel)

1. to seek to find

2. to seek to secure

3. to seek the face

4. to desire, demand

5. to require, exact

6. to ask, request

b. (Pual) to be sought

Origin
A primitive root
Bible Usage
{ask} {beg} {beseech} {desire} {enquire} {get} make {inquisition} {procure} (make) {request} {require} seek (for).