919 occurrences in 14 translations

'Able' in the Bible

And the land was not able to bear them, that they might dwell together: for their substance was great, so that they could not dwell together.

And I have set thy seed as dust of the earth, so that, if one is able to number the dust of the earth, even thy seed is numbered;

that I will not take a thread or a sandal strap or anything that belongs to you, so you won't be able to say, "I made Abram rich.'

Is there any wonder which the Lord is not able to do? At the time I said, in the spring, I will come back to you, and Sarah will have a child.

Your servant has found favor with you, and you have shown me great kindness by sparing my life. But I am not able to escape to the mountains because this disaster will overtake me and I'll die.

haste, escape thither, for I am not able to do anything till thine entering thither;' therefore hath he calleth the name of the city Zoar.

Abraham prayed to God, and God healed Abimelech, as well as his wife and female slaves so that they were able to have children.

And Laban answereth -- Bethuel also -- and they say, 'The thing hath gone out from Jehovah; we are not able to speak unto thee bad or good;

Now when Isaac was old and his eyes had become clouded so that he was not able to see, he sent for Esau, his first son, and said to him, My son: and he said, Here am I.

And they say, 'We are not able, till that all the droves be gathered together, and they have rolled away the stone from the mouth of the well, and we have watered the flock.'

What you had previously was only a few head, but the herd has now multiplied, because the LORD has blessed you through my efforts. But now, when am I going to be able to provide for my own household?"

In the future, you'll be able to verify my honesty because, when you come to check what I've earned, if you find a goat that's not speckled or spotted or a sheep that's not black, then it will have been stolen by me."

and she saith unto her father, 'Let it not be displeasing in the eyes of my lord that I am not able to rise at thy presence, for the way of women is on me;' and he searcheth, and hath not found the teraphim.

"If Esau attacks one camp," he thought, "then the other camp will be able to escape."

and he seeth that he is not able for him, and he cometh against the hollow of his thigh, and the hollow of Jacob's thigh is disjointed in his wrestling with him;

Let my lord, I pray thee, pass over before his servant: and I will lead on softly, according as the cattle that goeth before me and the children be able to endure, until I come unto my lord unto Seir.

and say unto them, 'We are not able to do this thing, to give our sister to one who hath a foreskin: for it is a reproach to us.

All the able-bodied men listened to Hamor and his son Shechem, and all the able-bodied men were circumcised.

because their holdings were too vast to allow them to stay together, since the land where they had settled was not able to support all of their livestock.

and his brethren see that their father hath loved him more than any of his brethren, and they hate him, and have not been able to speak to him peaceably.

Then they said to him, We have had a dream, and no one is able to give us the sense. And Joseph said, Does not the sense of dreams come from God? what was your dream?

And in the morning his spirit was troubled; and he sent for all the wise men of Egypt and all the holy men, and put his dream before them, but no one was able to give him the sense of it.

And Pharaoh said to Joseph, I have had a dream, and no one is able to give me the sense of it; now it has come to my ears that you are able to give the sense of a dream when it is put before you.

"I am not able to," Joseph answered Pharaoh. "It is God who will give Pharaoh a favorable answer."

But the thin ears gobbled up the seven good ears. I told all this to my advisors, but nobody was able to explain it to me."

Pharaoh said to Joseph, "I am Pharaoh, but without your permission no one will be able to raise his hand or foot in all the land of Egypt."

They set a place for him, a separate place for his brothers, and another for the Egyptians who were eating with him. (The Egyptians are not able to eat with Hebrews, for the Egyptians think it is disgusting to do so.)

And he commandeth him who is over his house, saying, 'Fill the bags of the men with food, as they are able to bear, and put the money of each in the mouth of his bag;

and we say unto my lord, The youth is not able to leave his father, when he hath left his father, then he hath died;

and we say, We are not able to go down; if our young brother is with us, then we have gone down; for we are not able to see the man's face, and our young brother not with us.

And Joseph hath not been able to refrain himself before all those standing by him, and he calleth, 'Put out every man from me;' and no man hath stood with him when Joseph maketh himself known unto his brethren,

And Joseph saith unto his brethren, 'I am Joseph, is my father yet alive?' and his brethren have not been able to answer him, for they have been troubled at his presence.

He kissed all of his brothers and wept with them, too, and then his brothers were able to talk with him.

you are to tell him, "Your servants have been taking care of livestock since we were youths. We and our ancestors have taken care of livestock.' That way, you'll be able to live in the Goshen territory, since shepherds are detestable to the Egyptians."

And Pharaoh said to Joseph, Let them have the land of Goshen; and if there are any able men among them, put them over my cattle.

the land of Egypt is before thee; in the best of the land make thy father and thy brethren to dwell; in the land of Goshen let them dwell: and if thou knowest any able men among them, then make them rulers over my cattle.

Now Israel's eyes were failing because of his age; he was not able to see well. So Joseph brought his sons near to him, and his father kissed them and embraced them.

But when she was no longer able to hide him, she took a papyrus container, coated it with asphalt and pitch, placed the child in it, and put it among the reeds along the bank of the Nile.

Then God asked him, "Who gives a person a mouth? Who makes him unable to speak, or deaf, or able to see, or blind, or lame? Is it not I, the LORD?

Go yourselves and get dry stems wherever you are able; for your work is not to be any less.

And the fish in the Nile will come to destruction, and the river will send up a bad smell, and the Egyptians will not be able, for disgust, to make use of the water of the Nile for drinking.

The fish in the Nile River died and the river stank. The Egyptians were not able to drink water from the Nile River, and blood was throughout the land of Egypt.

and all the Egyptians seek water round about the river to drink, for they have not been able to drink of the waters of the River.

And the scribes do so with their flashings, to bring out the gnats, and they have not been able, and the gnats are on man and on beast;

The magicians were not able to stand before Moses because of the boils, because the boils were on the magicians and on all the Egyptians.

And so that you may be able to give to your son and to your son's son the story of my wonders in Egypt, and the signs which I have done among them; so that you may see that I am the Lord.

And they shall cover the face of the earth, that one cannot be able to see the earth: and they shall eat the residue of that which is escaped, which remaineth unto you from the hail, and shall eat every tree which groweth for you out of the field:

They were not able to see one another, and no one got up from his place for three days: but where the children of Israel were living it was light.

and if the household is too small and is not able to eat the lamb, let him and his neighbour next unto his house take it according to the number of persons; each one according to his eating shall make your count for the lamb.

And they bake with the dough which they have brought out from Egypt unleavened cakes, for it hath not fermented; for they have been cast out of Egypt, and have not been able to delay, and also provision they have not made for themselves.

and they come in to Marah, and have not been able to drink the waters of Marah, for they are bitter; therefore hath one called its name Marah.

And when it was measured, he who had taken up much had nothing over, and he who had little had enough; every man had taken what he was able to make use of.

Thou wilt surely wear away, both thou, and this people that is with thee: for this thing is too heavy for thee; thou art not able to perform it thyself alone.

Moreover thou shalt provide out of all the people able men, such as fear God, men of truth, hating covetousness; and place such over them, to be rulers of thousands, and rulers of hundreds, rulers of fifties, and rulers of tens:

If thou shalt do this thing, and God command thee so, then thou shalt be able to endure, and all this people shall also go to their place in peace.

And Moses chose able men out of all Israel, and made them heads over the people, rulers of thousands, rulers of hundreds, rulers of fifties, and rulers of tens.

Moses said to the Lord, "The people are not able to come up to Mount Sinai, because you solemnly warned us, 'Set boundaries for the mountain and set it apart.'"

If he is able to get up again and go about with a stick, the other will be let off; only he will have to give him payment for the loss of his time, and see that he is cared for till he is well.

But if it has been damaged by a beast, and he is able to make this clear, he will not have to make payment for what was damaged.

The following day Moses said to the people, "You have committed a great sin. Now I will go up to the Lord; perhaps I will be able to pay for your sin."

And let every able and wisehearted man among you come and make all that the Lord has commanded:

He has equipped them to do all kinds of work done by an engraver, designer, embroider in blue, purple and scarlet material and in fine linen, or as a weaver. They were able to do all kinds of work and were skilled designers.

And Moses called Bezalel and Aholiab and every able and wisehearted man in whose mind the Lord had put wisdom and ability, everyone whose heart stirred him up to come to do the work;

And all the wise and able men who were doing the work on the sanctuary came, every man from the work he was doing,

And all the able and wisehearted men among them who did the work on the tabernacle made ten curtains of fine twined linen and blue, purple, and scarlet [stuff], with cherubim skillfully worked on them.

And Moses was not able to enter into the tent of the congregation, because the cloud abode thereon, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

And if he be not able to bring a lamb, then he shall bring for his trespass, which he hath committed, two turtledoves, or two young pigeons, unto the LORD; one for a sin offering, and the other for a burnt offering.

But if he be not able to bring two turtledoves, or two young pigeons, then he that sinned shall bring for his offering the tenth part of an ephah of fine flour for a sin offering; he shall put no oil upon it, neither shall he put any frankincense thereon: for it is a sin offering.

And if she be not able to bring a lamb, then she shall bring two turtles, or two young pigeons; the one for the burnt offering, and the other for a sin offering: and the priest shall make an atonement for her, and she shall be clean.

And if the disease comes out all over his skin, from his head to his feet, as far as the priest is able to see,

But if he be poor, and his hand be not able to get it, then he shall take one lamb for a trespass-offering, for a wave-offering, to make atonement for him; and one tenth part of fine flour mingled with oil for an oblation; and a log of oil,

And two turtledoves, or two young pigeons, such as he is able to get; and the one shall be a sin offering, and the other a burnt offering.

And he shall offer one of the turtle-doves, or of the young pigeons, of what his hand was able to get;

Even such as he is able to get, the one for a sin offering, and the other for a burnt offering, with the meat offering: and the priest shall make an atonement for him that is to be cleansed before the LORD.

This is the law of him in whom is the plague of leprosy, whose hand is not able to get that which pertaineth to his cleansing.

So they placed him in custody until they were able to make a clear legal decision for themselves based on words from the mouth of the Lord.

And if the man have none to redeem it, and himself be able to redeem it;

But if he be not able to restore it to him, then that which is sold shall remain in the hand of him that hath bought it until the year of jubile: and in the jubile it shall go out, and he shall return unto his possession.

And if your brother becomes poor and is not able to make a living, then you are to keep him with you, helping him as you would a man from another country who is living among you.

Either his uncle, or his uncle's son, may redeem him, or any that is nigh of kin unto him of his family may redeem him; or if he be able, he may redeem himself.

They will stumble over one another as if [fleeing] from a sword though no one is pursuing [them]. You will not be able to stand against your enemies.

From twenty years old and upward, all that are able to go forth to war in Israel: thou and Aaron shall number them by their armies.

And the children of Reuben, Israel's eldest son, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names, by their polls, every male from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;

Of the children of Simeon, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, those that were numbered of them, according to the number of the names, by their polls, every male from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;

Of the children of Gad, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;

Of the children of Judah, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;

Of the children of Issachar, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;

Of the children of Zebulun, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;

Of the children of Joseph, namely, of the children of Ephraim, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;

Of the children of Manasseh, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;

Of the children of Benjamin, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;

Of the children of Dan, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;

Of the children of Asher, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;

Of the children of Naphtali, throughout their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;

So were all those that were numbered of the children of Israel, by the house of their fathers, from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war in Israel;

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
H5
אבגתא 
'Abagtha' 
Usage: 1

H21
אבי 
'Abiy 
Abi
Usage: 1

H22
אביאל 
'Abiy'el 
Usage: 3

H23
אביאסף 
'Abiy'acaph 
Usage: 1

H24
אביב 
'abiyb 
Abib , in the ear , green ears of corn
Usage: 8

H26
אביגל אביגיל 
'Abiygayil 
Usage: 17

H27
אבידן 
'Abiydan 
Usage: 5

H28
אבידע 
'Abiyda` 
Usage: 2

H29
אביּהוּ אביּה 
'Abiyah 
Usage: 25

H30
אביהוּא 
'Abiyhuw' 
Usage: 12

H32
אביחיל אביהיל 
'Abiyhayil 
Usage: 6

H33
אבי העזרי 
'Abiy ha-`Ezriy 
Usage: 3

H36
אביטוּב 
'Abiytuwb 
Usage: 1

H37
אביטל 
'Abiytal 
Usage: 2

H38
אביּם 
'Abiyam 
Usage: 5

H39
אבימאל 
'Abiyma'el 
Usage: 2

H40
אבימלך 
'Abiymelek 
Usage: 67

H41
אבינדב 
'Abiynadab 
Usage: 12

H42
אבינעם 
'Abiyno`am 
Usage: 4

H44
אביעזר 
'Abiy`ezer 
Usage: 7

H45
אבי־עלבון 
'Abiy-`albown 
Usage: 1

H47
אבּיר 
'abbiyr 
Usage: 17

H48
אבירם 
'Abiyram 
Usage: 11

H49
אבישׁג 
'Abiyshag 
Usage: 5

H50
אבישׁוּע 
'Abiyshuwae 
Usage: 5

H51
אבישׁוּר 
'Abiyshuwr 
Usage: 2

H52
אבשׁי אבישׁי 
'Abiyshay 
Usage: 25

H53
אבשׁלום אבישׁלום 
'Abiyshalowm 
Usage: 111

H54
אביתר 
'Ebyathar 
Usage: 30

H59
אבל 
'Abel 
Usage: 3

H62
אבל בּית־מעכה 
'Abel Beyth-Ma`akah 
Usage: 3

H63
אבל השּׁטּים 
'Abel hash-Shittiym 
Usage: 1

H65
אבל מחולה 
'Abel M@chowlah 
Usage: 3

H66
אבל מים 
'Abel Mayim 
Usage: 1

H67
אבל מצרים 
'Abel Mitsrayim 
Usage: 1

H71
אבנה 
'Abanah 
Usage: 1

H74
אבינר אבנר 
'Abner 
Usage: 63

H85
אברהם 
'Abraham 
Usage: 175

H87
אברם 
'Abram 
Usage: 61

H89
אגא 
'Age' 
Usage: 1

H90
אגג 
'Agag 
Usage: 8

H91
אגגי 
'Agagiy 
Usage: 5

H94
אגוּר 
'Aguwr 
Usage: 1

אדבּאל 
'Adb@'el 
Usage: 2

אדּון 
'Addown 
Usage: 1

אדורים 
'Adowrayim 
Usage: 1

אדליא 
'Adalya' 
Usage: 1

אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 541

אדם 
'Adam 
Usage: 22

אדמה 
'Admah 
Usage: 5

אדמה 
'Adamah 
Usage: 1

אדמי 
'Adamiy 
Usage: 2

אדמּים 
'Adummiym 
Usage: 2

אדמתא 
'Admatha' 
Usage: 1

אדּן 
'Addan 
Usage: 1

אדני־בזק 
'Adoniy-Bezeq 
Usage: 3

אדניּהוּ אדניּה 
'Adoniyah 
Usage: 26

אדני־צדק 
'Adoniy-Tsedeq 
Usage: 2

אדניקם 
'Adoniyqam 
Usage: 3

אדנירם 
'Adoniyram 
Usage: 2

אדר 
'Adar 
Usage: 8

אדר 
'Adar (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

אדּר 
'Addar 
Usage: 2

אדרם 
'Adoram 
Usage: 2

אדרמּלך 
'Adrammelek 
Usage: 3

אההּ 
'ahahh 
Ah , Alas , O
Usage: 15

אהוא 
'Ahava' 
Usage: 3

אהלהּ אהלה 
'Oholah 
Usage: 5

אהליאב 
'Oholiy'ab 
Usage: 5

אהליבהּ אהליבה 
'Oholiybah 
Usage: 6

אהליבמה 
'Oholiybamah 
Usage: 8

אהלות אהלים 
'ahaliym 
Usage: 4

אהרון 
'Aharown 
Usage: 347

או או 
'ow 
Usage: 320

אוּה 
'avvah 
Usage: 7

אוי 
'owy 
woe , alas
Usage: 24

און 
'aven 
Usage: 79

און 
'Aven 
Usage: 2

אוצר 
'owtsar 
Usage: 79

אזל 
'azal 
gone , fail , gaddest about , to and fro , spent
Usage: 6

אזן 
'ozen 
Usage: 187

אזנות תּבור 
'Aznowth Tabowr 
Usage: 1

אזניה 
'Azanyah 
Usage: 1

אזר 
'azar 
Usage: 16

אזרוע 
'ezrowa` 
arm
Usage: 2

אח 
'ach 
Usage: 629

אח 
'ach 
ah , alas
Usage: 2

אחב אחאב 
'Ach'ab 
Usage: 93

אחבּן 
'Achban 
Usage: 1

אחד 
'echad 
one , first , another , other , any , once , eleven , every , certain , an , some , .
Usage: 432

אחוחי 
'Achowchiy 
Usage: 5

אחוּמי 
'Achuwmay 
Usage: 1

אחר אחור 
'achowr 
Usage: 41

אחות 
'achowth 
Usage: 114

אחז 
'Achaz 
Usage: 41

אחזי 
'Achzay 
Usage: 1

אחזיהוּ אחזיה 
'Achazyah 
Usage: 37



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