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some Modern/KJV Words that have Archaic Definitions:

Sources:

preservedwords.com/wordlist.html

chiptape.com/chiptape/Bible/Dad/BBI/2006 How.pdf

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...followed by NKJV.

abide

wait

Acts 20:23

Save that the Holy Ghost witnesseth in every city, saying that bonds and afflictions abide me.

except that the Holy Spirit testifies in every city, saying that chains and tribulations await me.

abroad

in the street

Jeremiah 6:11

Therefore I am full of the fury of the LORD; I am weary with holding in: I will pour it out upon the children abroad, and upon the assembly of young men together:

Therefore I am full of the fury of the LORD.
I am weary of holding it in."
I will pour it out on the children outside,
And on the assembly of young men together;

abroad

outside

Deuteronomy 24:11

Thou shalt stand abroad, and the man to whom thou dost lend shall bring out the pledge abroad unto thee.

You shall stand outside, and the man to whom you lend shall bring the pledge out to you.

adamant

sharp, hard (stone)

Ezekiel 3:9

As an adamant harder than flint have I made thy forehead: fear them not, neither be dismayed at their looks, though they be a rebellious house.

Like adamant stone, harder than flint, I have made your forehead; do not be afraid of them, nor be dismayed at their looks, though they are a rebellious house."

admiration

wonder or astonishment

Revelation 17:6

And I saw the woman drunken with the blood of the saints, and with the blood of the martyrs of Jesus: and when I saw her, I wondered with great admiration.

I saw the woman, drunk with the blood of the saints and with the blood of the martyrs of Jesus. And when I saw her, I marveled with great amazement.

advanced

appointed

1 Samuel 12:6

And Samuel said unto the people, It is the LORD that advanced Moses and Aaron, and that brought your fathers up out of the land of Egypt.

Then Samuel said to the people, "It is the LORD who raised up Moses and Aaron, and who brought your fathers up from the land of Egypt.

adventure

hazard, risk

Deuteronomy 28:56

The tender and delicate woman among you, which would not adventure to set the sole of her foot upon the ground for delicateness and tenderness, her eye shall be evil toward the husband of her bosom, and toward her son, and toward her daughter, And toward her young one that cometh out from between her feet, and toward her children which she shall bear

The tender and delicate woman among you, who would not venture to set the sole of her foot on the ground because of her delicateness and sensitivity, will refuse to the husband of her bosom, and to her son and her daughter, her placenta which comes out from between her feet and her children whom she bears;

advertise

advise

Numbers 24:14

And now, behold, I go unto my people: come therefore, and I will advertise thee what this people shall do to thy people in the latter days.

And now, indeed, I am going to my people. Come, I will advise you what this people will do to your people in the latter days."

affect

to act upon

Lamentations 3:51

Mine eye affecteth mine heart because of all the daughters of my city.

My eyes bring suffering to my soul
Because of all the daughters of my city.

affect

embitter

Acts 14:2

But the unbelieving Jews stirred up the Gentiles, and made their minds evil affected against the brethren.

But the unbelieving Jews stirred up the Gentiles and poisoned their minds against the brethren.

affect

desire, seek

Galatians 4:17

They zealously affect you, but not well; yea, they would exclude you, that ye might affect them.
But it is good to be zealously affected always in a good thing, and not only when I am present with you.

They zealously court you, but for no good; yes, they want to exclude you, that you may be zealous for them. But it is good to be zealous in a good thing always, and not only when I am present with you.

affections

passions

Galatians 5:24

And they that are Christ's have crucified the flesh with the affections and lusts.

And those who are Christ's have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires.

allow

accept

Acts 24:15

And have hope toward God, which they themselves also allow, that there shall be a resurrection of the dead, both of the just and unjust.

I have hope in God, which they themselves also accept, that there will be a resurrection of the dead, both of the just and the unjust.

allow

approve

Luke 11:48

Truly ye bear witness that ye allow the deeds of your fathers: for they indeed killed them, and ye build their sepulchres.

In fact, you bear witness that you approve the deeds of your fathers; for they indeed killed them, and you build their tombs.

almost

soon

Psalm 94:17

Unless the LORD had been my help, my soul had almost dwelt in silence.

Unless the LORD had been my help,
My soul would soon have settled in silence.

amazement

terror

1 Peter 3:6

Even as Sara obeyed Abraham, calling him lord: whose daughters ye are, as long as ye do well, and are not afraid with any amazement.

as Sarah obeyed Abraham, calling him lord, whose daughters you are if you do good and are not afraid with any terror.

ancient

old person yet still alive, elders

Job 12:12

With the ancient is wisdom; and in length of days understanding.

Wisdom is with aged men,
And with length of days, understanding.

angle

fishhook or fishing tackle

Habakkuk 1:15

They take up all of them with the angle, they catch them in their net, and gather them in their drag: therefore they rejoice and are glad.

They take up all of them with a hook,
They catch them in their net,
And gather them in their dragnet. Therefore they rejoice and are glad.

approve

prove

2 Corinthians 6:4

But in all things approving ourselves as the ministers of God, in much patience, in afflictions, in necessities, in distresses,

But in all things we commend ourselves as ministers of God: in much patience, in tribulations, in needs, in distresses,

armholes

the armpit; the hole in the garment in which the arm is put

Jeremiah 38:12

And Ebed-melech the Ethiopian said unto Jeremiah, Put now these old cast clouts and rotten rags under thine armholes under the cords. And Jeremiah did so.

Then Ebed-Melech the Ethiopian said to Jeremiah, "Please put these old clothes and rags under your armpits, under the ropes." And Jeremiah did so.

artillery

weapons

1 Samuel 20:40

And Jonathan gave his artillery unto his lad, and said unto him, Go, carry them to the city.

Then Jonathan gave his weapons to his lad, and said to him, "Go, carry them to the city."

attendance

attention

1 Timothy 4:13

Till I come, give attendance to reading, to exhortation, to doctrine.

Till I come, give attention to reading, to exhortation, to doctrine.

averse

to turn away from

Micah 2:8

Even of late my people is risen up as an enemy: ye pull off the robe with the garment from them that pass by securely as men averse from war.

[returning coming back from]

"Lately My people have risen up as an enemy ---
You pull off the robe with the garment
From those who trust you, as they pass by,
Like men returned from war.

bands

pains

Psalm 73:4

For there are no bands in their death: but their strength is firm.

For there are no pangs in their death,
But their strength is firm.

barbarian

foreigner, alien

1 Corinthians 14:11

Therefore if I know not the meaning of the voice, I shall be unto him that speaketh a barbarian, and he that speaketh shall be a barbarian unto me.

Therefore, if I do not know the meaning of the language, I shall be a foreigner to him who speaks, and he who speaks will be a foreigner to me.

bath

about 8 gallons of liquid

Isaiah 5:10

Yea, ten acres of vineyard shall yield one bath, and the seed of an homer shall yield an ephah.

For ten acres of vineyard shall yield one bath,
And a homer of seed shall yield one ephah."

because

that

Matthew 20:31

And the multitude rebuked them, because they should hold their peace: but they cried the more, saying, Have mercy on us, O Lord, thou son of David.

Then the multitude warned them that they should be quiet; but they cried out all the more, saying, "Have mercy on us, O Lord, Son of David!"

behind

lacking

Colossians 1:24

Who now rejoice in my sufferings for you, and fill up that which is behind of the afflictions of Christ in my flesh for his body's sake, which is the church:

I now rejoice in my sufferings for you, and fill up in my flesh what is lacking in the afflictions of Christ, for the sake of His body, which is the church,

belly

body

Psalm 31:9

Have mercy upon me, O LORD, for I am in trouble: mine eye is consumed with grief, yea, my soul and my belly.

Have mercy on me, O LORD, for I am in trouble;
My eye wastes away with grief,
Yes, my soul and my body!

blasting

blight

Deuteronomy 28:22

The LORD shall smite thee with a consumption, and with a fever, and with an inflammation, and with an extreme burning, and with the sword, and with blasting, and with mildew; and they shall pursue thee until thou perish.

The LORD will strike you with consumption, with fever, with inflammation, with severe burning fever, with the sword, with scorching, and with mildew; they shall pursue you until you perish.

blaze

to make known, proclaim, sound an alarm or publish

Mark 1:45

But he went out, and began to publish it much, and to blaze abroad the matter, insomuch that Jesus could no more openly enter into the city, but was without in desert places: and they came to him from every quarter.

However, he went out and began to proclaim it freely, and to spread the matter, so that Jesus could no longer openly enter the city, but was outside in deserted places; and they came to Him from every direction.

bloody

blood-thirsty

Psalm 5:6

Thou shalt destroy them that speak leasing: the LORD will abhor the bloody and deceitful man.

You shall destroy those who speak falsehood;
The LORD abhors the bloodthirsty and deceitful man.

botch

boil

Deuteronomy 28:27

The LORD will smite thee with the botch of Egypt, and with the emerods, and with the scab, and with the itch, whereof thou canst not be healed.

The LORD will strike you with the boils of Egypt, with tumors, with the scab, and with the itch, from which you cannot be healed.

bound

landmark

Hosea 5:10

The princes of Judah were like them that remove the bound: therefore I will pour out my wrath upon them like water.

"The princes of Judah are like those who remove a landmark;
I will pour out My wrath on them like water.

bowels

heart

Genesis 43:30

And Joseph made haste; for his bowels did yearn upon his brother: and he sought where to weep; and he entered into his chamber, and wept there.

Now his heart yearned for his brother; so Joseph made haste and sought somewhere to weep. And he went into his chamber and wept there.

bowels

intestines

Acts 1:18

and falling headlong, he burst asunder in the midst, and all his bowels gushed out.

and falling headlong, he burst open in the middle and all his entrails gushed out.

branch

song

Isaiah 25:5

Thou shalt bring down the noise of strangers, as the heat in a dry place; even the heat with the shadow of a cloud: the branch of the terrible ones shall be brought low.

You will reduce the noise of aliens,
As heat in a dry place;
As heat in the shadow of a cloud,
The song of the terrible ones will be diminished.

bravery

splendor; magnificence

Isaiah 3:18

In that day the Lord will take away the bravery of their tinkling ornaments about their feet, and their cauls, and their round tires like the moon,

In that day the Lord will take away the finery:
The jingling anklets, the scarves, and the crescents;

bray

crush

Proverbs 27:22

Though thou shouldest bray a fool in a mortar among wheat with a pestle, yet will not his foolishness depart from him.

Though you grind a fool in a mortar with a pestle along with crushed grain,
Yet his foolishness will not depart from him.

breaking up

breaking in

Exodus 22:2

If a thief be found breaking up, and be smitten that he die, there shall no blood be shed for him.

If the thief is found breaking in, and he is struck so that he dies, there shall be no guilt for his bloodshed.

breeding

possession

Zephaniah 2:9

Therefore as I live, saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel, Surely Moab shall be as Sodom, and the children of Ammon as Gomorrah, even the breeding of nettles, and saltpits, and a perpetual desolation:

Therefore, as I live,"
Says the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel,
"Surely Moab shall be like Sodom, And the people of Ammon like Gomorrah ---
Overrun with weeds and saltpits,
And a perpetual desolation.

bunches

humps

Isaiah 30:6

into the land of trouble and anguish, from whence come the young and old lion, the viper and fiery flying serpent, they will carry their riches upon the shoulders of young asses, and their treasures upon the bunches of camels, to a people that shall not profit them.

Through a land of trouble and anguish,
From which came the lioness and lion,
The viper and fiery flying serpent,
They will carry their riches on the backs of young donkeys,
And their treasures on the humps of camels,
To a people who shall not profit;

cabin

cell in prison

Jeremiah 37:16

When Jeremiah was entered into the dungeon, and into the cabins, and Jeremiah had remained there many days;

When Jeremiah entered the dungeon and the cells, and Jeremiah had remained there many days,

cake not turned

half-baked

Hosea 7:8

Ephraim, he hath mixed himself among the people; Ephraim is a cake not turned.

"Ephraim has mixed himself among the peoples;
Ephraim is a cake unturned.

careful

anxious

Luke 10:41

And Jesus answered and said unto her, Martha, Martha, thou art careful and troubled about many things:

And Jesus answered and said to her, "Martha, Martha, you are worried and troubled about many things.

carriage

a load, baggage

Judges 18:21

So they turned and departed, and put the little ones and the cattle and the carriage before them.

Then they turned and departed, and put the little ones, the livestock, and the goods in front of them.

cattle

livestock of any kind

Genesis 30:32

I will pass through all thy flock to day, removing from thence all the speckled and spotted cattle, and all the brown cattle among the sheep, and the spotted and speckled among the goats: and of such shall be my hire.

Let me pass through all your flock today, removing from there all the speckled and spotted sheep, and all the brown ones among the lambs, and the spotted and speckled among the goats; and these shall be my wages.

certified

told

Esther 2:22

And the thing was known to Mordecai, who told it unto Esther the queen; and Esther certified the king thereof in Mordecai's name.

So the matter became known to Mordecai, who told Queen Esther, and Esther informed the king in Mordecai's name.

charged

burdened

1 Timothy 5:16

If any man or woman that believeth have widows, let them relieve them, and let not the church be charged; that it may relieve them that are widows indeed.

If any believing man or woman has widows, let them relieve them, and do not let the church be burdened, that it may relieve those who are really widows.

charity

love

1 Corinthians 8:1

Now as touching things offered unto idols, we know that we all have knowledge. Knowledge puffeth up, but charity edifieth.

Now concerning things offered to idols: We know that we all have knowledge. Knowledge puffs up, but love edifies.

charmer

enchanter

Deuteronomy 18:11

Or a charmer, or a consulter with familiar spirits, or a wizard, or a necromancer.

or one who conjures spells, or a medium, or a spiritist, or one who calls up the dead.

check

chastisement

Job 20:3

I have heard the check of my reproach, and the spirit of my understanding causeth me to answer.

I have heard the rebuke that reproaches me,
And the spirit of my understanding causes me to answer.

chide

contend

Exodus 17:2

Wherefore the people did chide with Moses, and said, Give us water that we may drink. And Moses said unto them, Why chide ye with me? wherefore do ye tempt the LORD?

Therefore the people contended with Moses, and said, "Give us water, that we may drink." So Moses said to them, "Why do you contend with me? Why do you tempt the LORD?"

chief estates

leading men

Mark 6:21

And when a convenient day was come, that Herod on his birthday made a supper to his lords, high captains, and chief estates of Galilee;

Then an opportune day came when Herod on his birthday gave a feast for his nobles, the high officers, and the chief men of Galilee.

cleave

cling

Genesis 2:24

Therefore shall a man leave his father and his mother, and shall cleave unto his wife: and they shall be one flesh.

Therefore a man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, and they shall become one flesh.

cleave

cut

Leviticus 1:17

And he shall cleave it with the wings thereof, but shall not divide it asunder:

Then he shall split it at its wings, but shall not divide it completely;

closet

private room

Luke 12:3

Therefore whatsoever ye have spoken in darkness shall be heard in the light; and that which ye have spoken in the ear in closets shall be proclaimed upon the housetops.

Therefore whatever you have spoken in the dark will be heard in the light, and what you have spoken in the ear in inner rooms will be proclaimed on the housetops.

coast

border

Exodus 10:4

Else, if thou refuse to let my people go, behold, to morrow will I bring the locusts into thy coast:

Or else, if you refuse to let My people go, behold, tomorrow I will bring locusts into your territory.

communicate

to impart; to give to another

Galatians 6:6

Let him that is taught in the word communicate unto him that teacheth in all good things.

Let him who is taught the word share in all good things with him who teaches.

compass

to go around (not navigation)

Acts 28:13

And from thence we fetched a compass, and came to Rhegium: and after one day the south wind blew, and we came the next day to Puteoli:

From there we circled round and reached Rhegium. And after one day the south wind blew; and the next day we came to Puteoli,

conceit

opinion, conception

Proverbs 18:11

The rich man's wealth is his strong city, and as an high wall in his own conceit.

The rich man's wealth is his strong city,
And like a high wall in his own esteem.

concluded

included

Galatians 3:22

But the scripture hath concluded all under sin, that the promise by faith of Jesus Christ might be given to them that believe.

But the Scripture has confined all under sin, that the promise by faith in Jesus Christ might be given to those who believe.

concord

in agreement, harmony, accord

2 Corinthians 6:15

And what concord hath Christ with Belial? or what part hath he that believeth with an infidel?

And what accord has Christ with Belial? Or what part has a believer with an unbeliever?

consumption

destruction

Isaiah 28:22

Now therefore be ye not mockers, lest your bands be made strong: for I have heard from the Lord GOD of hosts a consumption, even determined upon the whole earth.

Now therefore, do not be mockers,
Lest your bonds be made strong;
For I have heard from the Lord GOD of hosts,
A destruction determined even upon the whole earth.

contrary

different

Ezekiel 16:34

And the contrary is in thee from other women in thy whoredoms, whereas none followeth thee to commit whoredoms: and in that thou givest a reward, and no reward is given unto thee, therefore thou art contrary.

You are the opposite of other women in your harlotry, because no one solicited you to be a harlot. In that you gave payment but no payment was given you, therefore you are the opposite."

convenient

needful

Proverbs 30:8

Remove far from me vanity and lies: give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with food convenient for me:

Remove falsehood and lies far from me;
Give me neither poverty nor riches ---
Feed me with the food allotted to me;

conversation

life/behavior

Psalm 37:14

The wicked have drawn out the sword, and have bent their bow, to cast down the poor and needy, and to slay such as be of upright conversation.

The wicked have drawn the sword
And have bent their bow,
To cast down the poor and needy,
To slay those who are of upright conduct.

conversation

citizenship

Philippians 3:20

For our conversation is in heaven; from whence also we look for the Saviour, the Lord Jesus Christ:

For our citizenship is in heaven, from which we also eagerly wait for the Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ,

convince

to prove guilty, vanquish, refute

Titus 1:9

Holding fast the faithful word as he hath been taught, that he may be able by sound doctrine both to exhort and to convince the gainsayers.

holding fast the faithful word as he has been taught, that he may be able, by sound doctrine, both to exhort and convict those who contradict.

corn

small grain

(Our corn was not known in the Holy Land.)

John 12:24

Verily, verily, I say unto you, Except a corn of wheat fall into the ground and die, it abideth alone: but if it die, it bringeth forth much fruit.

Most assuredly, I say to you, unless a grain of wheat falls into the ground and dies, it remains alone; but if it dies, it produces much grain.

cousin

kinsman, relative

Luke 1:36

And, behold, thy cousin Elisabeth, she hath also conceived a son in her old age: and this is the sixth month with her, who was called barren.

Now indeed, Elizabeth your relative has also conceived a son in her old age; and this is now the sixth month for her who was called barren.

covert

a shelter or hiding place

1 Samuel 25:20

And it was so, as she rode on the ass, that she came down by the covert of the hill, and, behold, David and his men came down against her; and she met them.

So it was, as she rode on the donkey, that she went down under cover of the hill; and there were David and his men, coming down toward her, and she met them.

creature

a created being

1 Timothy 4:4

For every creature of God is good, and nothing to be refused, if it be received with thanksgiving:

For every creature of God is good, and nothing is to be refused if it is received with thanksgiving;

crib

the manger of a stable

Job 39:9

Will the unicorn be willing to serve thee, or abide by thy crib?

"Will the wild ox be willing to serve you?
Will he bed by your manger?

crouch

prostrate himself

1 Samuel 2:36

And it shall come to pass, that every one that is left in thine house shall come and crouch to him for a piece of silver and a morsel of bread, and shall say, Put me, I pray thee, into one of the priests' offices, that I may eat a piece of bread.

And it shall come to pass that everyone who is left in your house will come and bow down to him for a piece of silver and a morsel of bread, and say, "Please, put me in one of the priestly positions, that I may eat a piece of bread."'"

curious

detailed; intricately, or skillfully made

Exodus 28:8

And the curious girdle of the ephod, which is upon it, shall be of the same, according to the work thereof; even of gold, of blue, and purple, and scarlet, and fine twined linen.

And the intricately woven band of the ephod, which is on it, shall be of the same workmanship, made of gold, blue, purple, and scarlet thread, and fine woven linen.

custom

toll, tax

Matthew 9:9

And as Jesus passed forth from thence, he saw a man, named Matthew, sitting at the receipt of custom: and he saith unto him, Follow me. And he arose, and followed him.

As Jesus passed on from there, He saw a man named Matthew sitting at the tax office. And He said to him, "Follow Me." So he arose and followed Him.

custom

(modern definition)

Luke 4:16

and, as his custom was, he went into the synagogue on the sabbath day, and stood up for to read.

And as His custom was, He went into the synagogue on the Sabbath day, and stood up to read.

dam

mother

Exodus 22:30

Likewise shalt thou do with thine oxen, and with thy sheep: seven days it shall be with his dam; on the eighth day thou shalt give it me.

Likewise you shall do with your oxen and your sheep. It shall be with its mother seven days; on the eighth day you shall give it to Me.

darling

life/beloved

Psalm 22:20

Deliver my soul from the sword; my darling from the power of the dog.

Deliver Me from the sword,
My precious life from the power of the dog.

deal

part

Exodus 29:40

And with the one lamb a tenth deal of flour mingled with the fourth part of an hin of beaten oil; and the fourth part of an hin of wine for a drink offering.

With the one lamb shall be one-tenth of an ephah of flour mixed with one-fourth of a hin of pressed oil, and one-fourth of a hin of wine as a drink offering.

decline

to deviate, or turn aside

Deuteronomy 17:11

According to the sentence of the law which they shall teach thee, and according to the judgment which they shall tell thee, thou shalt do: thou shalt not decline from the sentence which they shall shew thee, to the right hand, nor to the left.

According to the sentence of the law in which they instruct you, according to the judgment which they tell you, you shall do; you shall not turn aside to the right hand or to the left from the sentence which they pronounce upon you.

delicates

delicacies

Jeremiah 51:34

Nebuchadrezzar the king of Babylon hath devoured me, he hath crushed me, he hath made me an empty vessel, he hath swallowed me up like a dragon, he hath filled his belly with my delicates, he hath cast me out.

"Nebuchadnezzar the king of Babylon
Has devoured me, he has crushed me;
He has made me an empty vessel,
He has swallowed me up like a monster;
He has filled his stomach with my delicacies,
He has spit me out.

deliciously

a manner to please or gratify

Revelation 18:7

How much she hath glorified herself, and lived deliciously, so much torment and sorrow give her: for she saith in her heart, I sit a queen, and am no widow, and shall see no sorrow.

In the measure that she glorified herself and lived luxuriously, in the same measure give her torment and sorrow; for she says in her heart, 'I sit as queen, and am no widow, and will not see sorrow.'

describe

divide, mark out

Joshua 18:6

Ye shall therefore describe the land into seven parts, and bring the description hither to me, that I may cast lots for you here before the LORD our God.

You shall therefore survey the land in seven parts and bring the survey here to me, that I may cast lots for you here before the LORD our God.

despite

contempt, scorn, or spite

Matthew 5:44

But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you;

But I say to you, love your enemies, bless those who curse you, do good to those who hate you, and pray for those who spitefully use you and persecute you,

diet

allowance of food

Jeremiah 52:34

And for his diet, there was a continual diet given him of the king of Babylon, every day a portion until the day of his death, all the days of his life.

And as for his provisions, there was a regular ration given him by the king of Babylon, a portion for each day until the day of his death, all the days of his life.

disappoint

confront

Psalm 17:13

Arise, O LORD, disappoint him, cast him down: deliver my soul from the wicked, which is thy sword:

Arise, O LORD,
Confront him, cast him down;
Deliver my life from the wicked with Your sword,

discover

expose

1 Samuel 14:8

Then said Jonathan, Behold, we will pass over unto these men, and we will discover ourselves unto them.

Then Jonathan said, "Very well, let us cross over to these men, and we will show ourselves to them.

divers

various/diverse

Deuteronomy 22:9

Thou shalt not sow thy vineyard with divers seeds: lest the fruit of thy seed which thou hast sown, and the fruit of thy vineyard, be defiled.

"You shall not sow your vineyard with different kinds of seed, lest the yield of the seed which you have sown and the fruit of your vineyard be defiled.

doctor

teacher

Luke 2:46

And it came to pass, that after three days they found him in the temple, sitting in the midst of the doctors, both hearing them, and asking them questions.

Now so it was that after three days they found Him in the temple, sitting in the midst of the teachers, both listening to them and asking them questions.

dog

a Sodomite

Deuteronomy 23:18

Thou shalt not bring the hire of a whore, or the price of a dog, into the house of the LORD thy God for any vow: for even both these are abomination unto the LORD thy God.

You shall not bring the wages of a harlot or the price of a dog to the house of the LORD your God for any vowed offering, for both of these are an abomination to the LORD your God.

dog

a worthless person

1 Samuel 17:43

And the Philistine said unto David, Am I a dog, that thou comest to me with staves?

So the Philistine said to David, "Am I a dog, that you come to me with sticks?"

dog

a wicked person

Revelation 22:15

For without are dogs, and sorcerers, and whoremongers, and murderers, and idolaters, and whosoever loveth and maketh a lie.

But outside are dogs and sorcerers and sexually immoral and murderers and idolaters, and whoever loves and practices a lie.

dog

a canine

Matthew 15:26

But he answered and said, It is not meet to take the children's bread, and to cast it to dogs.

But He answered and said, "It is not good to take the children's bread and throw it to the little dogs."

dote

to say or think foolishly

1 Timothy 6:4

He is proud, knowing nothing, but doting about questions and strifes of words, whereof cometh envy, strife, railings, evil surmisings,

he is proud, knowing nothing, but is obsessed with disputes and arguments over words, from which come envy, strife, reviling, evil suspicions,

drag

fishing net

Habakkuk 1:15

They take up all of them with the angle, they catch them in their net, and gather them in their drag: therefore they rejoice and are glad.

They take up all of them with a hook,
They catch them in their net,
And gather them in their dragnet. Therefore they rejoice and are glad.

dress

to till, cultivate

Genesis 2:15

And the LORD God took the man, and put him into the garden of Eden to dress it and to keep it.

Then the LORD God took the man and put him in the garden of Eden to tend and keep it.

dress

to dress a lamp

Exodus 30:7

And Aaron shall burn thereon sweet incense every morning: when he dresseth the lamps, he shall burn incense upon it.

"Aaron shall burn on it sweet incense every morning; when he tends the lamps, he shall burn incense on it.

dress

to dress a lamb to eat

Genesis 18:7

And Abraham ran unto the herd, and fetcht a calf tender and good, and gave it unto a young man; and he hasted to dress it.

And Abraham ran to the herd, took a tender and good calf, gave it to a young man, and he hastened to prepare it.

dress

to make ready for service

Luke 12:35?

earing

plough the ground

Genesis 45:6

For these two years hath the famine been in the land: and yet there are five years, in the which there shall neither be earing nor harvest.

For these two years the famine has been in the land, and there are still five years in which there will be neither plowing nor harvesting.

earnest

to pledge token of what is yet to be given

2 Corinthians 1:22

Who hath also sealed us, and given the earnest of the Spirit in our hearts.

who also has sealed us and given us the Spirit in our hearts as a guarantee.

Easter

Passover

Acts 12:4

And when he had apprehended him, he put him in prison, and delivered him to four quaternions of soldiers to keep him; intending after Easter to bring him forth to the people.

So when he had arrested him, he put him in prison, and delivered him to four squads of soldiers to keep him, intending to bring him before the people after Passover.

emulation

jealousy/anger

Romans 11:14

If by any means I may provoke to emulation them which are my flesh, and might save some of them.

if by any means I may provoke to jealousy those who are my flesh and save some of them.

estate

condition, position, or status

Jude 6

And the angels which kept not their first estate, but left their own habitation, he hath reserved in everlasting chains under darkness unto the judgment of the great day.

And the angels who did not keep their proper domain, but left their own abode, He has reserved in everlasting chains under darkness for the judgment of the great day;

fairs

anything gotten at a sale

Ezekiel 27:12

Tarshish was thy merchant by reason of the multitude of all kind of riches; with silver, iron, tin, and lead, they traded in thy fairs.

"Tarshish was your merchant because of your many luxury goods. They gave you silver, iron, tin, and lead for your goods.

fats

a vat or vessel

Joel 2:24

And the floors shall be full of wheat, and the fats shall overflow with wine and oil.

The threshing floors shall be full of wheat,
And the vats shall overflow with new wine and oil.

feeble minded

fainthearted (not slow)

1 Thessalonians 5:14

Now we exhort you, brethren, warn them that are unruly, comfort the feebleminded, support the weak, be patient toward all men.

Now we exhort you, brethren, warn those who are unruly, comfort the fainthearted, uphold the weak, be patient with all.

fillet

line

Jeremiah 52:21

And concerning the pillars, the height of one pillar was eighteen cubits; and a fillet of twelve cubits did compass it; and the thickness thereof was four fingers: it was hollow.

Now concerning the pillars: the height of one pillar was eighteen cubits, a measuring line of twelve cubits could measure its circumference, and its thickness was four fingers; it was hollow.

flowers

menstrual impurity

Leviticus 15:33

And of her that is sick of her flowers, and of him that hath an issue, of the man, and of the woman, and of him that lieth with her that is unclean.

and for her who is indisposed because of her customary impurity, and for one who has a discharge, either man or woman, and for him who lies with her who is unclean.'"

flux

the flow of blood or any liquid discharge from the bowels

Acts 28:8

And it came to pass, that the father of Publius lay sick of a fever and of a bloody flux: to whom Paul entered in, and prayed, and laid his hands on him, and healed him.

And it happened that the father of Publius lay sick of a fever and dysentery. Paul went in to him and prayed, and he laid his hands on him and healed him.

fools

rebels

Proverbs 1:22

How long, ye simple ones, will ye love simplicity? and the scorners delight in their scorning, and fools hate knowledge?

"How long, you simple ones, will you love simplicity?
For scorners delight in their scorning,
And fools hate knowledge.

forum

market place

Acts 28:15

And from thence, when the brethren heard of us, they came to meet us as far as Appii Forum, and The three taverns: whom when Paul saw, he thanked God, and took courage.

And from there, when the brethren heard about us, they came to meet us as far as Appii Forum and Three Inns. When Paul saw them, he thanked God and took courage.

forward

earnest, ready, eager

1 Corinthians 8:17

For indeed he accepted the exhortation; but being more forward, of his own accord he went unto you.

For he not only accepted the exhortation, but being more diligent, he went to you of his own accord.

fray

frighten, terrify, scare, make afraid

Deuteronomy 28:26

And thy carcase shall be meat unto all fowls of the air, and unto the beasts of the earth, and no man shall fray them away.

Your carcasses shall be food for all the birds of the air and the beasts of the earth, and no one shall frighten them away.

fretted

raged against

Ezekiel 16:43

Because thou hast not remembered the days of thy youth, but hast fretted me in all these things; behold, therefore I also will recompense thy way upon thine head, saith the Lord GOD:

Because you did not remember the days of your youth, but agitated Me with all these things, surely I will also recompense your deeds on your own head," says the Lord GOD.

fretting

festering

Leviticus 13:51

if the plague be spread in the garment, either in the warp, or in the woof, or in a skin, or in any work that is made of skin; the plague is a fretting leprosy; it is unclean.

If the plague has spread in the garment, either in the warp or in the woof, in the leather or in anything made of leather, the plague is an active leprosy. It is unclean.

furniture

equipment, harness

Genesis 31:34

Now Rachel had taken the images, and put them in the camel's furniture, and sat upon them. And Laban searched all the tent, but found them not.

Now Rachel had taken the household idols, put them in the camel's saddle, and sat on them. And Laban searched all about the tent but did not find them.

gender

to produce, breed, generate, or give rise to

2 Timothy 2:23

But foolish and unlearned questions avoid, knowing that they do gender strifes.

But avoid foolish and ignorant disputes, knowing that they generate strife.

gin

snare

Amos 3:5

Can a bird fall in a snare upon the earth, where no gin is for him? shall one take up a snare from the earth, and have taken nothing at all?

Will a bird fall into a snare on the earth, where there is no trap for it?
Will a snare spring up from the earth, if it has caught nothing at all?

gross

thick, powerful, or big

Matthew 13:15

For this people's heart is waxed gross, and their ears are dull of hearing, and their eyes they have closed; lest at any time they should see with their eyes, and hear with their ears, and should understand with their heart, and should be converted, and I should heal them.

For the hearts of this people have grown dull.
Their ears are hard of hearing,
And their eyes they have closed,
Lest they should see with their eyes and hear with their ears,
Lest they should understand with their hearts and turn,
So that I should heal them.'

grudge

howl

Psalm 59:15

Let them wander up and down for meat, and grudge if they be not satisfied.

They wander up and down for food,
And howl if they are not satisfied.

grudge

to be discontented at another's enjoyments or advantages

Leviticus 19:18

Thou shalt not avenge, nor bear any grudge against the children of thy people, but thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself: I am the LORD.

You shall not take vengeance, nor bear any grudge against the children of your people, but you shall love your neighbor as yourself: I am the LORD.

hard

near, close by

Judges 9:52

And Abimelech came unto the tower, and fought against it, and went hard unto the door of the tower to burn it with fire.

So Abimelech came as far as the tower and fought against it; and he drew near the door of the tower to burn it with fire.

hires

gain of a prostitute

Micah 1:7

And all the graven images thereof shall be beaten to pieces, and all the hires thereof shall be burned with the fire, and all the idols thereof will I lay desolate: for she gathered it of the hire of an harlot, and they shall return to the hire of an harlot.

All her carved images shall be beaten to pieces,
And all her pay as a harlot shall be burned with the fire;
All her idols I will lay desolate,
For she gathered it from the pay of a harlot,
And they shall return to the pay of a harlot."

instant

earnest, urgent or persistent

Luke 23:23

And they were instant with loud voices, requiring that he might be crucified. And the voices of them and of the chief priests prevailed.

But they were insistent, demanding with loud voices that He be crucified. And the voices of these men and of the chief priests prevailed.

know

to have sexual relations

Genesis 4:1

And Adam knew Eve his wife; and she conceived, and bare Cain, and said, I have gotten a man from the LORD.

Now Adam knew Eve his wife, and she conceived and bore Cain, and said, "I have acquired a man from the LORD."

lawyer

scribe, student of the law (not attorney)

Luke 11:45

Then answered one of the lawyers, and said unto him, Master, thus saying thou reproachest us also.

Then one of the lawyers answered and said to Him, "Teacher, by saying these things You reproach us also."

leasing

lie, deceit

Psalm 4:2

O ye sons of men, how long will ye turn my glory into shame? how long will ye love vanity, and seek after leasing? Selah.

How long, O you sons of men,
Will you turn my glory to shame?
How long will you love worthlessness
And seek falsehood?
Selah

let

hinder

2 Thessalonians 2:7

For the mystery of iniquity doth already work: only he who now letteth will let, until he be taken out of the way.

For the mystery of lawlessness is already at work; only He who now restrains will do so until He is taken out of the way.

liberal

generous, ample

Proverbs 11:25

The liberal soul shall be made fat: and he that watereth shall be watered also himself.

The generous soul will be made rich,
And he who waters will also be watered himself.

lien

recline

Genesis 26:10

And Abimelech said, What is this thou hast done unto us? one of the people might lightly have lien with thy wife, and thou shouldest have brought guiltiness upon us.

And Abimelech said, "What is this you have done to us? One of the people might soon have lain with your wife, and you would have brought guilt on us."

liking

ones condition, whether good or bad

Daniel 1:10

And the prince of the eunuchs said unto Daniel, I fear my lord the king, who hath appointed your meat and your drink: for why should he see your faces worse liking than the children which are of your sort?

And the chief of the eunuchs said to Daniel, "I fear my lord the king, who has appointed your food and drink. For why should he see your faces looking worse than the young men who are your age?

listed

pleases, desires

John 3:8

The wind bloweth where it listeth, and thou hearest the sound thereof, but canst not tell whence it cometh, and whither it goeth: so is every one that is born of the Spirit.

The wind blows where it wishes, and you hear the sound of it, but cannot tell where it comes from and where it goes. So is everyone who is born of the Spirit."

maul

hammer, weapon

Proverbs 25:18

A man that beareth false witness against his neighbour is a maul, and a sword, and a sharp arrow.

A man who bears false witness against his neighbor
Is like a club, a sword, and a sharp arrow.

matrix

the womb or the point of origin

Exodus 13:12

That thou shalt set apart unto the LORD all that openeth the matrix, and every firstling that cometh of a beast which thou hast; the males shall be the LORD'S.

that you shall set apart to the LORD all that open the womb, that is, every firstborn that comes from an animal which you have; the males shall be the LORD's.

mean

obscure

Proverbs 22:29

Seest thou a man diligent in his business? he shall stand before kings; he shall not stand before mean men.

Do you see a man who excels in his work?
He will stand before kings;
He will not stand before unknown men.

meat

food (any kind)

Acts 16:34

And when he had brought them into his house, he set meat before them, and rejoiced, believing in God with all his house.

Now when he had brought them into his house, he set food before them; and he rejoiced, having believed in God with all his household.

meet

suitable/fitting

Genesis 2:18

And the LORD God said, It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him an help meet for him.

And the LORD God said, "It is not good that man should be alone; I will make him a helper comparable to him."

mess

serving of food

Genesis 43:34

And he took and sent messes unto them from before him: but Benjamin's mess was five times so much as any of theirs. And they drank, and were merry with him.

Then he took servings to them from before him, but Benjamin's serving was five times as much as any of theirs. So they drank and were merry with him.

motions

passions

Romans 7:5

For when we were in the flesh, the motions of sins, which were by the law, did work in our members to bring forth fruit unto death.

For when we were in the flesh, the sinful passions which were aroused by the law were at work in our members to bear fruit to death.

munition

stronghold

Isaiah 29:7

And the multitude of all the nations that fight against Ariel, even all that fight against her and her munition, and that distress her, shall be as a dream of a night vision.

The multitude of all the nations who fight against Ariel, Even all who fight against her and her fortress,
And distress her,
Shall be as a dream of a night vision.

nephew

a grandson or descendant

Job 18:19

He shall neither have son nor nephew among his people, nor any remaining in his dwellings.

He has neither son nor posterity among his people,
Nor any remaining in his dwellings.

occupy

to trade or do business

Luke 19:13

And he called his ten servants, and delivered them ten pounds, and said unto them, Occupy till I come.

So he called ten of his servants, delivered to them ten minas, and said to them, 'Do business till I come.'

offend

cause to stumble, go astray

Matthew 5:29

And if thy right eye offend thee, pluck it out, and cast it from thee: for it is profitable for thee that one of thy members should perish, and not that thy whole body should be cast into hell.

If your right eye causes you to sin, pluck it out and cast it from you; for it is more profitable for you that one of your members perish, than for your whole body to be cast into hell.

orator

defense attorney

Acts 24:1

And after five days Ananias the high priest descended with the elders, and with a certain orator named Tertullus, who informed the governor against Paul.

Now after five days Ananias the high priest came down with the elders and a certain orator named Tertullus. These gave evidence to the governor against Paul.

ought

any(thing)

Genesis 39:6

And he left all that he had in Joseph's hand; and he knew not ought he had, save the bread which he did eat.

Thus he left all that he had in Joseph's hand, and he did not know what he had except for the bread which he ate.

painfulness

toil, labour

2 Corinthians 11:27

In weariness and painfulness, in watchings often, in hunger and thirst, in fastings often, in cold and nakedness.

in weariness and toil, in sleeplessness often, in hunger and thirst, in fastings often, in cold and nakedness ---

pare

fashion

Deuteronomy 21:12

Then thou shalt bring her home to thine house; and she shall shave her head, and pare her nails;

then you shall bring her home to your house, and she shall shave her head and trim her nails.

peculiar

special

Exodus 19:5

Now therefore, if ye will obey my voice indeed, and keep my covenant, then ye shall be a peculiar treasure unto me above all people:

Now therefore, if you will indeed obey My voice and keep My covenant, then you shall be a special treasure to Me above all people;

peculiar

owned, belonging exclusively

1 Peter 2:9

But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light:

But you are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, His own special people, that you may proclaim the praises of Him who called you out of darkness into His marvelous light;

poll

to count individually

Numbers 3:47

Thou shalt even take five shekels apiece by the poll, after the shekel of the sanctuary shalt thou take them:

you shall take five shekels for each one individually; you shall take them in the currency of the shekel of the sanctuary,

polled

cut hair

2 Samuel 14:26

And when he polled his head, (for it was at every year's end that he polled it: because the hair was heavy on him, therefore he polled it:) he weighed the hair of his head at two hundred shekels after the king's weight.

And when he cut the hair of his head --- at the end of every year he cut it because it was heavy on him --- when he cut it, he weighed the hair of his head at two hundred shekels according to the king's standard.

pommels

bowls

2 Chronicles 4:12

To wit, the two pillars, and the pommels, and the chapiters which were on the top of the two pillars, and the two wreaths to cover the two pommels of the chapiters which were on the top of the pillars;

the two pillars and the bowl-shaped capitals that were on top of the two pillars; the two networks covering the two bowl-shaped capitals which were on top of the pillars;

pots

sheepfolds

Psalm 68:13

Though ye have lien among the pots, yet shall ye be as the wings of a dove covered with silver, and her feathers with yellow gold.

Though you lie down among the sheepfolds,
You will be like the wings of a dove covered with silver,
And her feathers with yellow gold."

prevented

preceded, come before

Job 41:11

Who hath prevented me, that I should repay him? whatsoever is under the whole heaven is mine.

Who has preceded Me, that I should pay him?
Everything under heaven is Mine.

provoke

to stir up to do good

Hebrews 10:24

And let us consider one another to provoke unto love and to good works:

And let us consider one another in order to stir up love and good works,

pulse

grain, seed, or beans used as food

2 Samuel 17:28

Brought beds, and basons, and earthen vessels, and wheat, and barley, and flour, and parched corn, and beans, and lentiles, and parched pulse,

brought beds and basins, earthen vessels and wheat, barley and flour, parched grain and beans, lentils and parched seeds,

quick

alive

2 Timothy 4:1

I charge thee therefore before God, and the Lord Jesus Christ, who shall judge the quick and the dead at his appearing and his kingdom;

I charge you therefore before God and the Lord Jesus Christ, who will judge the living and the dead at His appearing and His kingdom:

quicken

make alive

Psalm 71:20

Thou, which hast shewed me great and sore troubles, shalt quicken me again, and shalt bring me up again from the depths of the earth.

You, who have shown me great and severe troubles,
Shall revive me again,
And bring me up again from the depths of the earth.

quit

to conduct oneself

1 Corinthians 16:13

Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong.

Watch, stand fast in the faith, be brave, be strong.

quit

to release from penalty

Exodus 21:28

If an ox gore a man or a woman, that they die: then the ox shall be surely stoned, and his flesh shall not be eaten; but the owner of the ox shall be quit.

"If an ox gores a man or a woman to death, then the ox shall surely be stoned, and its flesh shall not be eaten; but the owner of the ox shall be acquitted.

rank

full grown, upright, robust

Genesis 41:5

And he slept and dreamed the second time: and, behold, seven ears of corn came up upon one stalk, rank and good.

He slept and dreamed a second time; and suddenly seven heads of grain came up on one stalk, plump and good.

rank

to set the battle in array

Numbers 2:16

All that were numbered in the camp of Reuben were an hundred thousand and fifty and one thousand and four hundred and fifty, throughout their armies. And they shall set forth in the second rank.

"All who were numbered according to their armies of the forces with Reuben, one hundred and fifty-one thousand four hundred and fifty --- they shall be the second to break camp.

ravished

delighted to ecstasy

Proverbs 5:19

let her breasts satisfy thee at all times; and be thou ravished always with her love.

Let her breasts satisfy you at all times;
And always be enraptured with her love.

ravished

snatched by force, possibly raped

Isaiah 13:16

their houses shall be spoiled, and their wives ravished.

Their houses will be plundered
And their wives ravished.

reins

kidneys, figurative for feelings

Job 16:13

His archers compass me round about, he cleaveth my reins asunder, and doth not spare;

His archers surround me.
He pierces my heart and does not pity;

remove

move

Genesis 48:17

And when Joseph saw that his father laid his right hand upon the head of Ephraim, it displeased him: and he held up his father's hand, to remove it from Ephraim's head unto Manasseh's head.

Now when Joseph saw that his father laid his right hand on the head of Ephraim, it displeased him; so he took hold of his father's hand to remove it from Ephraim's head to Manasseh's head.

revolting

stubborn

Jeremiah 5:23

But this people hath a revolting and a rebellious heart; they are revolted and gone.

But this people has a defiant and rebellious heart;
They have revolted and departed.

riot

wanton, or wasteful living; extravagance

1 Peter 4:4

Wherein they think it strange that ye run not with them to the same excess of riot, speaking evil of you:

In regard to these, they think it strange that you do not run with them in the same flood of dissipation, speaking evil of you.

road

a journey, hostile incursion, or raid

1 Samuel 27:10

And Achish said, Whither have ye made a road to day? And David said, Against the south of Judah, and against the south of the Jerahmeelites, and against the south of the Kenites.

Then Achish would say, "Where have you made a raid today?" And David would say, "Against the southern area of Judah, or against the southern area of the Jerahmeelites, or against the southern area of the Kenites."

rude

unlearned, uneducated, unskilled

2 Corinthians 11:6

But though I be rude in speech, yet not in knowledge; but we have been throughly made manifest among you in all things.

Even though I am untrained in speech, yet I am not in knowledge. But we have been thoroughly manifested among you in all things.

sardine

sardius

Revelation 4:3

And he that sat was to look upon like a jasper and a sardine stone: and there was a rainbow round about the throne, in sight like unto an emerald.

And He who sat there was like a jasper and a sardius stone in appearance; and there was a rainbow around the throne, in appearance like an emerald.

satyrs

wild goats

Isaiah 13:21

But wild beasts of the desert shall lie there; and their houses shall be full of doleful creatures; and owls shall dwell there, and satyrs shall dance there.

But wild beasts of the desert will lie there,
And their houses will be full of owls;
Ostriches will dwell there, And wild goats will caper there.

save

except

Genesis 14:24

Save only that which the young men have eaten, and the portion of the men which went with me, Aner, Eshcol, and Mamre; let them take their portion.

except only what the young men have eaten, and the portion of the men who went with me: Aner, Eshcol, and Mamre; let them take their portion."

seethe

boil

Exodus 16:23

bake that which ye will bake to day, and seethe that ye will seethe; and that which remaineth over lay up for you to be kept until the morning.

Bake what you will bake today, and boil what you will boil; and lay up for yourselves all that remains, to be kept until morning.'"

settle (noun)

a sitting place, or a raised platform

Ezekiel 43:17

And the settle shall be fourteen cubits long and fourteen broad in the four squares thereof; and the border about it shall be half a cubit; and the bottom thereof shall be a cubit about; and his stairs shall look toward the east.

the ledge, fourteen cubits long and fourteen wide on its four sides, with a rim of half a cubit around it; its base, one cubit all around; and its steps face toward the east."

shadowing

representing by faint or imperfect resemblance or shade

Ezekiel 31:3

Behold, the Assyrian was a cedar in Lebanon with fair branches, and with a shadowing shroud, and of an high stature; and his top was among the thick boughs.

Indeed Assyria was a cedar in Lebanon,
With fine branches that shaded the forest,
And of high stature; And its top was among the thick boughs.

shambles

slaughterhouse

1 Corinthians 10:25

Whatsoever is sold in the shambles, that eat, asking no question for conscience sake:

Eat whatever is sold in the meat market, asking no questions for conscience' sake;

shivers

chips, splinters, or slivers

Revelation 2:27

And he shall rule them with a rod of iron; as the vessels of a potter shall they be broken to shivers:

'He shall rule them with a rod of iron;
They shall be dashed to pieces like the potter's vessels'

singular

special

Leviticus 27:2

Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When a man shall make a singular vow, the persons shall be for the LORD by thy estimation.

"Speak to the children of Israel, and say to them: 'When a man consecrates by a vow certain persons to the LORD, according to your valuation,

slack

not violent, weak, not firm

Deuteronomy 7:10

And repayeth them that hate him to their face, to destroy them: he will not be slack to him that hateth him, he will repay him to his face.

and He repays those who hate Him to their face, to destroy them. He will not be slack with him who hates Him; He will repay him to his face.

smart

cry out in distress

Proverbs 11:15

He that is surety for a stranger shall smart for it: and he that hateth suretiship is sure.

He who is surety for a stranger will suffer,
But one who hates being surety is secure.

smell (verb)

take no delight in

Amos 5:21

I hate, I despise your feast days, and I will not smell in your solemn assemblies.

"I hate, I despise your feast days,
And I do not savor your sacred assemblies.

snuffed

sniff

Jeremiah 14:6

they snuffed up the wind like dragons; their eyes did fail, because there was no grass.

They sniffed at the wind like jackals;
Their eyes failed because there was no grass."

sod

boiled

Genesis 25:29

And Jacob sod pottage: and Esau came from the field, and he was faint:

Now Jacob cooked a stew; and Esau came in from the field, and he was weary.

sore (adjective)

greatly

Genesis 20:8

Therefore Abimelech rose early in the morning, and called all his servants, and told all these things in their ears: and the men were sore afraid.

So Abimelech rose early in the morning, called all his servants, and told all these things in their hearing; and the men were very much afraid.

speckled

sorrel

Genesis 30:32

spotted

variegated, with various colors

Genesis 30:32

I will pass through all thy flock to day, removing from thence all the speckled and spotted cattle, and all the brown cattle among the sheep, and the spotted and speckled among the goats: and of such shall be my hire.

Let me pass through all your flock today, removing from there all the speckled and spotted sheep, and all the brown ones among the lambs, and the spotted and speckled among the goats; and these shall be my wages.

stay (noun)

cessation of progress

Leviticus 13:5

and, behold, if the plague in his sight be at a stay, and the plague spread not in the skin; then the priest shall shut him up seven days more:

and indeed if the sore appears to be as it was, and the sore has not spread on the skin, then the priest shall isolate him another seven days.

stay (verb)

rely on or trust in

Isaiah 10:20

And it shall come to pass in that day, that the remnant of Israel, and such as are escaped of the house of Jacob, shall no more again stay upon him that smote them; but shall stay upon the LORD, the Holy One of Israel, in truth.

And it shall come to pass in that day
That the remnant of Israel,
And such as have escaped of the house of Jacob,
Will never again depend on him who defeated them,
But will depend on the LORD, the Holy One of Israel, in truth.

stem

stock, lineage

Isaiah 11:1

And there shall come forth a rod out of the stem of Jesse, and a Branch shall grow out of his roots:

There shall come forth a Rod from the stem of Jesse,
And a Branch shall grow out of his roots.

stranger

foreigner

Genesis 15:13

And he said unto Abram, Know of a surety that thy seed shall be a stranger in a land that is not theirs, and shall serve them; and they shall afflict them four hundred years;

Then He said to Abram: "Know certainly that your descendants will be strangers in a land that is not theirs, and will serve them, and they will afflict them four hundred years.

strokes

blows

Proverbs 18:6

A fool's lips enter into contention, and his mouth calleth for strokes.

A fool's lips enter into contention,
And his mouth calls for blows.

suffer

allow

Exodus 12:23

and when he seeth the blood upon the lintel, and on the two side posts, the LORD will pass over the door, and will not suffer the destroyer to come in unto your houses to smite you.

and when He sees the blood on the lintel and on the two doorposts, the LORD will pass over the door and not allow the destroyer to come into your houses to strike you.

superstitious

religious, reverent

Acts 17:22

Then Paul stood in the midst of Mars' hill, and said, Ye men of Athens, I perceive that in all things ye are too superstitious.

Then Paul stood in the midst of the Areopagus and said, "Men of Athens, I perceive that in all things you are very religious;

table

writing tablet

Luke 1:63

And he asked for a writing table, and wrote, saying, His name is John. And they marvelled all.

And he asked for a writing tablet, and wrote, saying, "His name is John." So they all marveled.

tale

a number or quantity

Exodus 5:18

Go therefore now, and work; for there shall no straw be given you, yet shall ye deliver the tale of bricks.

Therefore go now and work; for no straw shall be given you, yet you shall deliver the quota of bricks."

talent

~75 lbs. weight

Exodus 25:39

Of a talent of pure gold shall he make it, with all these vessels.

It shall be made of a talent of pure gold, with all these utensils.

target

small round shield

1 Kings 10:16

And king Solomon made two hundred targets of beaten gold: six hundred shekels of gold went to one target.

And King Solomon made two hundred large shields of hammered gold; six hundred shekels of gold went into each shield.

tell

count

Genesis 15:5

And he brought him forth abroad, and said, Look now toward heaven, and tell the stars, if thou be able to number them: and he said unto him, So shall thy seed be.

Then He brought him outside and said, "Look now toward heaven, and count the stars if you are able to number them." And He said to him, "So shall your descendants be."

tempt

try/test

Genesis 22:1

And it came to pass after these things, that God did tempt Abraham, and said unto him, Abraham:

Now it came to pass after these things that God tested Abraham, and said to him, "Abraham!"

terrible

awesome

Deuteronomy 7:21

Thou shalt not be affrighted at them: for the LORD thy God is among you, a mighty God and terrible.

You shall not be terrified of them; for the LORD your God, the great and awesome God, is among you.

tires

ornament/head-dress

Ezekiel 24:23

And your tires shall be upon your heads, and your shoes upon your feet: ye shall not mourn nor weep; but ye shall pine away for your iniquities, and mourn one toward another.

Your turbans shall be on your heads and your sandals on your feet; you shall neither mourn nor weep, but you shall pine away in your iniquities and mourn with one another.

tow

stand of flax

Judges 16:9

Now there were men lying in wait, abiding with her in the chamber. And she said unto him, The Philistines be upon thee, Samson. And he brake the withs, as a thread of tow is broken when it toucheth the fire. So his strength was not known.

Now men were lying in wait, staying with her in the room. And she said to him, "The Philistines are upon you, Samson!" But he broke the bowstrings as a strand of yarn breaks when it touches fire. So the secret of his strength was not known.

translate

to transfer, convey, transport

Hebrews 11:5

By faith Enoch was translated that he should not see death; and was not found, because God had translated him: for before his translation he had this testimony, that he pleased God.

By faith Enoch was taken away so that he did not see death, "and was not found, because God had taken him"; for before he was taken he had this testimony, that he pleased God.

turtle

turtle dove/pigeon

Song of Solomon 2:12

The flowers appear on the earth; the time of the singing of birds is come, and the voice of the turtle is heard in our land;

The flowers appear on the earth;
The time of singing has come,
And the voice of the turtledove
Is heard in our land.

wares

articles of commerce

Jonah 1:5

Then the mariners were afraid, and cried every man unto his god, and cast forth the wares that were in the ship into the sea, to lighten it of them.

Then the mariners were afraid; and every man cried out to his god, and threw the cargo that was in the ship into the sea, to lighten the load.

wax

become

Exodus 22:24

And my wrath shall wax hot, and I will kill you with the sword;

and My wrath will become hot, and I will kill you with the sword;

wise

way or manner

Revelation 21:27

And there shall in no wise enter into it any thing that defileth, neither whatsoever worketh abomination, or maketh a lie: but they which are written in the Lamb's book of life.

But there shall by no means enter it anything that defiles, or causes an abomination or a lie, but only those who are written in the Lamb's Book of Life.

with

rope

Judges 16:7

And Samson said unto her, If they bind me with seven green withs that were never dried, then shall I be weak, and be as another man.

And Samson said to her, "If they bind me with seven fresh bowstrings, not yet dried, then I shall become weak, and be like any other man."

wrought

work, worked, produced

Genesis 34:7

and the men were grieved, and they were very wroth, because he had wrought folly in Israel in lying with Jacob's daughter; which thing ought not to be done.

and the men were grieved and very angry, because he had done a disgraceful thing in Israel by lying with Jacob's daughter, a thing which ought not to be done.



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