Bow Item ID

Each item in Minecraft has a unique ID assigned to it, known as an item ID, this can be used in commands to spawn the item into the game. The item ID for bow in Minecraft is shown below:

Bow Spawn Command

The Bow item can be spawned in Minecraft with the below command. Cheats must be enabled before this will work.

If you are running the Essentials plugin, you will need to run /minecraft:give instead of simply /give. This is because the Essentials /give command overrides Minecraft's built-in command.

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Bow Information


Bows are used to shoot arrows in Minecraft. When the arrow hits an entity, it causes damage. They are also required to make dispensers.

Item ID minecraft:bow
Numerical ID 261
Stackable No
Recipes Used In Dispenser

Bow Crafting Recipes

Below you can find the crafting recipes that can be used to make Bow.

Ingredients Pattern Result
1x Bow