330 occurrences in 14 translations

'Best' in the Bible

When you try to cultivate the ground it will no longer yield its best for you. You will be a homeless wanderer on the earth."

Abram said to Sarai, "Since your servant is under your authority, do to her whatever you think best." Then Sarai treated Hagar harshly, so she ran away from Sarai.

Abraham hurried into the tent and told Sarah, "Quick! Take three measures of the best flour, knead it, and make some flat bread."

Hear us, my lord; thou art a prince of God among us; in the best of our sepulchres bury thy dead; none of us shall withhold from thee his sepulchre so that thou may bury thy dead.

And the slave took ten camels of the camels of his master and departed with the best of what his master had in his hand; and he arose and went to Ara-naharaim, unto the city of Nahor.

Go to the flock and get me two of the best young goats. I'll prepare them in a tasty way for your father, just the way he loves them.

Then Rebekah took the best clothes of her older son Esau, which were there at the house, and had her younger son Jacob wear them.

Then Pharaoh took off his ring from his hand and put it on Joseph's hand, and he had him clothed with the best linen, and put a chain of gold round his neck;

And their father Israel said unto them, If it must be so now, do this; take of the best fruits in the land in your vessels, and carry down the man a present, a little balm, and a little honey, spices, and myrrh, nuts, and almonds:

Get your father and your households, and come back to me. I will give you the best of the land of Egypt, and you can eat from the richness of the land.'

Do not be concerned about your belongings, for the best of all the land of Egypt is yours.' "

He sent his father the following: 10 donkeys carrying the best products of Egypt, and 10 female donkeys carrying grain, food, and provisions for his father on the journey.

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

And Joseph placed his father and his brethren, and gave them a possession in the land of Egypt, in the best of the land, in the land of Rameses, as Pharaoh had commanded.

Knotting his ass's cord to the vine, and his young ass to the best vine; washing his robe in wine, and his clothing in the blood of grapes:

For every woman will get from her neighbour and from the woman living in her house, ornaments of silver and gold, and clothing; and you will put them on your sons and your daughters; you will take the best of their goods from the Egyptians.

he took 600 of the best chariots and all the rest of the chariots of Egypt, with officers in each one.

"Pharaoh's chariots and his army he has hurled into the sea; his best officers sank in the Reed Sea.

If a man shall cause a field or vineyard to be eaten, and shall put in his beast, and shall feed in another man's field; of the best of his own field, and of the best of his own vineyard, shall he make restitution.

"Bring the best of the firstfruits of your land to the house of the Lord your God. "You must not boil a young goat in its mother's milk.

It is to be plated inside and out with the best gold, with an edge of gold all round it

And you are to make a cover of the best gold, two and a half cubits long and a cubit and a half wide.

Plated with the best gold, with a gold edge all round it;

And make the table-vessels, the spoons and the cups and the basins for liquids, all of the best gold.

And you are to make a support for lights, of the best gold; its base and its pillar are to be of hammered gold; its cups, its buds, and its flowers are to be made of the same metal.

And the instruments and trays for use with it are all to be of the best gold.

And you are to make a veil of the best linen, blue and purple and red, worked with designs of winged ones by a good workman:

And you are to make a curtain for the doorway of the Tent, of the best linen with needlework of blue and purple and red.

And let there be an open space round the House, with hangings for its south side of the best linen, a hundred cubits long.

And across the doorway, a veil of twenty cubits of the best linen, made of needlework of blue and purple and red, with four pillars and four bases.

The open space is to be a hundred cubits long, fifty cubits wide, with sides five cubits high, curtained with the best linen, with bases of brass.

And make the ephod of gold and blue and purple and red and the best linen, the work of a designer.

And two chains of the best gold, twisted like cords; and have the chains fixed on to the frames.

And make a priest's bag for giving decisions, designed like the ephod, made of gold and blue and purple and red and the best linen.

You are to make a plate of the best gold, cutting on it, as on a stamp, these words: HOLY TO THE LORD.

The coat is to be made of the best linen, worked in squares; and you are to make a head-dress of linen, and a linen band worked in needlework.

And unleavened bread, and unleavened cakes mixed with oil, and thin unleavened cakes on which oil has been put, made of the best bread-meal;

And with the one lamb, a tenth part of an ephah of the best meal, mixed with a fourth part of a hin of clear oil; and the fourth part of a hin of wine for a drink offering.

It is to be plated with the best gold, the top of it and the sides and the horns, with an edging of gold all round it.

And thou, take best spices of liquid myrrh five hundred shekels, and of sweet cinnamon the half two hundred and fifty, and of sweet myrtle two hundred and fifty,

And the Lord said to Moses, Take sweet spices, stacte and onycha and galbanum, with the best frankincense, in equal weights;

"Bring the best firstfruits of your land to the house of the Lord your God. "You must not boil a young goat in its mother's milk."

And everyone who had blue and purple and red and the best linen and goats' hair and sheepskins coloured red and leather, gave them.

And all the women who were expert with their hands, made cloth, and gave the work of their hands, blue and purple and red and the best linen.

To them he has given knowledge of all the arts of the handworker, of the designer, and the expert workman; of the maker of needlework in blue and purple and red and the best linen, and of the maker of cloth; in all the arts of the designer and the trained workman they are expert.

Then all the expert workmen among them made the House with its ten curtains; of the best linen, blue and purple and red, they made them, with winged ones worked by expert designers.

And he made the veil of the best linen, blue and purple and red, worked with winged ones designed by expert workmen.

And they made a curtain for the door of the tent, of the best linen with needlework of blue and purple and red;

Plating it inside and out with the best gold, and putting an edge of gold all round it.

Plating it with the best gold and putting a gold edge all round it.

And all the table-vessels, the plates and spoons and basins and the cups for liquids, he made of the best gold.

Then he made the support for the lights, all of the best gold; its base and its pillar were of hammered gold; its cups and buds and flowers were all made out of the same metal:

The buds and the branches were made of the same metal, all together one complete work of the best hammered gold.

A talent of the best gold was used for the making of it and its vessels.

The top and the sides and the horns were all plated with the best gold; and he put an edge of gold all round it.

To make the open space, he put hangings on the south side, of the best linen, a hundred cubits long:

All the hangings were of the best linen.

And the curtain for the doorway of the open space was of the best linen, with designs of blue and purple and red in needlework; it was twenty cubits long and five cubits high, to go with the hangings round the sides.

And with him was Oholiab, the son of Ahisamach, of the tribe of Dan; a designer and a trained workman, expert in needlework of blue and purple and red and the best linen.

The priest's bag was designed like the ephod, of the best linen worked with gold and blue and purple and red.

The coats for Aaron and his sons they made of the best linen;

The plate for the holy crown was made of the best gold, and on it were cut these words, HOLY TO THE LORD.

And when anyone makes a meal offering to the Lord, let his offering be of the best meal, with oil on it and perfume:

And when you give a meal offering cooked in the oven, let it be of unleavened cakes of the best meal mixed with oil, or thin unleavened cakes covered with oil.

And if you give a meal offering cooked on a flat plate, let it be of the best meal, unleavened and mixed with oil.

And if your offering is of meal cooked in fat over the fire, let it be made of the best meal mixed with oil.

But if he has not enough money for two doves or two young pigeons, then let him give, for the sin he has done, the tenth part of an ephah of the best meal, for a sin-offering; let him put no oil on it, and no perfume, for it is a sin-offering.

This is the offering which Aaron and his sons are to make to the Lord on the day when he is made a priest: the tenth part of an ephah of the best meal for a meal offering for ever; half of it in the morning and half in the evening.

If any man gives his offering as a praise-offering, then let him give with the offering, unleavened cakes mixed with oil and thin unleavened cakes covered with oil and cakes of the best meal well mixed with oil.

And on the eighth day let him take two male lambs, without any marks on them, and one female lamb of the first year, without a mark, and three tenth parts of an ephah of the best meal, mixed with oil, and one log of oil.

And if he is poor and not able to get so much, then he may take one male lamb as an offering for wrongdoing, to be waved to take away his sin, and one tenth part of an ephah of the best meal mixed with oil for a meal offering, and a log of oil;

And let the meal offering with it be two tenth parts of an ephah of the best meal mixed with oil, an offering made by fire to the Lord for a sweet smell; and the drink offering with it is to be of wine, the fourth part of a hin.

Take from your houses two cakes of bread, made of a fifth part of an ephah of the best meal, cooked with leaven, to be waved for first-fruits to the Lord.

And a basket of unleavened bread, cakes of the best meal mixed with oil, and thin unleavened cakes covered with oil, with their meal offering and drink offerings.

And his offering was one silver plate, a hundred and thirty shekels in weight, one silver basin of seventy shekels, by the scale of the holy place; the two of them full of the best meal mixed with oil for a meal offering;

He gave one silver plate, a hundred and thirty shekels in weight, one silver basin of seventy shekels, by the scale of the holy place; the two of them full of the best meal mixed with oil for a meal offering;

His offering was one silver plate, a hundred and thirty shekels in weight, one silver basin of seventy shekels, by the scale of the holy place; the two of them full of the best meal mixed with oil for a meal offering;

His offering was one silver plate, a hundred and thirty shekels in weight, one silver basin of seventy shekels, by the scale of the holy place; the two of them full of the best meal mixed with oil for a meal offering;

His offering was one silver plate, a hundred and thirty shekels in weight, one silver basin of seventy shekels, by the scale of the holy place; the two of them full of the best meal mixed with oil for a meal offering;

His offering was one silver plate, a hundred and thirty shekels in weight, one silver basin of seventy shekels, by the scale of the holy place; the two of them full of the best meal mixed with oil for a meal offering;

His offering was one silver plate, a hundred and thirty shekels in weight, one silver basin of seventy shekels, by the scale of the holy place; the two of them full of the best meal mixed with oil for a meal offering;

His offering was one silver plate, a hundred and thirty shekels in weight, one silver basin of seventy shekels, by the scale of the holy place; the two of them full of the best meal mixed with oil for a meal offering;

His offering was one silver plate, a hundred and thirty shekels in weight, one silver basin of seventy shekels, by the scale of the holy place; the two of them full of the best meal mixed with oil for a meal offering;

His offering was one silver plate, a hundred and thirty shekels in weight, one silver basin of seventy shekels, by the scale of the holy place; the two of them full of the best meal mixed with oil for a meal offering;

His offering was one silver plate; a hundred and thirty shekels in weight, one silver basin of seventy shekels, by the scale of the holy place; the two of them full of the best meal mixed with oil for a meal offering;

His offering was one silver plate, a hundred and thirty shekels in weight, one silver basin of seventy shekels, by the scale of the holy place; the two of them full of the best meal mixed with oil for a meal offering;

Then let him who is making his offering, give to the Lord a meal offering of a tenth part of a measure of the best meal mixed with a fourth part of a hin of oil:

Or for a male sheep, give as a meal offering two tenth parts of a measure of the best meal mixed with a third part of a hin of oil:

Then with the ox give a meal offering of three tenth parts of a measure of the best meal mixed with half a hin of oil.

All the best of the oil, and all the best of the wine, and of the wheat, the firstfruits of them which they shall offer unto the LORD, them have I given thee.

Out of all your gifts ye shall offer every heave offering of the LORD, of all the best thereof, even the hallowed part thereof out of it.

Therefore thou shalt say unto them, When ye have heaved the best thereof from it, then it shall be counted unto the Levites as the increase of the threshingfloor, and as the increase of the winepress.

And ye shall bear no sin by reason of it, when ye have heaved from it the best of it: neither shall ye pollute the holy things of the children of Israel, lest ye die.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
H6
אבד 
'abad 
Usage: 184

H34
אביון 
'ebyown 
Usage: 61

H47
אבּיר 
'abbiyr 
Usage: 17

H61
אבל 
'abal 
Usage: 11

H76
אבעבּעה 
'aba`bu`ah 
Usage: 2

H86
אברך 
'abrek 
bow the knee
Usage: 1

H92
אגדּה 
'aguddah 
Usage: 4

אגמון 
'agmown 
Usage: 5

אגּן 
'aggan 
Usage: 3

אגּף 
'aggaph 
Usage: 7

אדרע 
'edra` (Aramaic) 
by force
Usage: 1

אהב אהב 
'ahab 
Usage: 212

אוב 
'owb 
Usage: 17

אוּד 
'uwd 
Usage: 3

אדות אודות 
'owdowth 
Usage: 10

אוּלם 
'uwlam 
but , but truly , surely , very deed , howbeit , wherefore , truly , not translated
Usage: 18

אור 
'owr 
Usage: 42

אור 
'owr 
Usage: 122

אז 
'az 
Usage: 141

אזן 
'azan 
give ear , hearken , hear , perceived by the ear
Usage: 42

אזר 
'azar 
Usage: 16

אזרח 
'ezrach 
Usage: 17

אח 
'ach 
Usage: 629

אח 
'ach (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

אחוה 
'achavah 
Usage: 1

אחר אחור 
'achowr 
Usage: 41

אחר 
'achar 
Usage: 488

אחרנּית 
'achoranniyth 
Usage: 7

אטד 
'atad 
Usage: 6

אי 
'iy 
Usage: 3

אישׁון 
'iyshown 
Usage: 5

איתי 
'iythay (Aramaic) 
to be
Usage: 17

אכן 
'aken 
Usage: 18

אלוּ 
'aluw (Aramaic) 
Usage: 5

אלּוּ 
'illuw 
but if , yea though
Usage: 2

אלח 
'alach 
Usage: 3

אלם 
'alam 
Usage: 9

אמה 
'amah 
Usage: 56

אמון 
'amown 
Usage: 1

אמיר 
'amiyr 
Usage: 2

אמן 
'aman 
Usage: 108

אמן 
'aman (Aramaic) 
Usage: 3

אמנה 
'omnah 
brought up
Usage: 1

אמץ 
'amots 
bay
Usage: 2

אנּה אנּא 
'anna' 
I beseech thee , I pray thee , Oh , O
Usage: 13

אנה 
'anah 
Usage: 4

אסוּר 
'ecuwr 
Usage: 3

אסוּר 
'ecuwr (Aramaic) 
Usage: 3

אסיר 
'aciyr 
Usage: 14

אסם 
'acam 
Usage: 2

אסר 
'acar 
Usage: 70

אסּר אסר 
'ecar 
Usage: 11

אף 
'aph 
Usage: 276

אפד 
'aphad 
Usage: 2

אפה 
'aphah 
Usage: 25

אפיק 
'aphiyq 
Usage: 19

אפס 
'aphec 
Usage: 5

אפס 
'ephec 
ends , no , none , not , nothing , without , else , beside , but , cause , howbeit , .
Usage: 43

אצל 
'etsel 
by , beside , by ... , near , at , with ... , from ... , against , close , to , toward , unto , with
Usage: 61

אצעדה 
'ets`adah 
Usage: 2

ארג 
'ereg 
Usage: 2

ארוּ 
'aruw (Aramaic) 
behold , lo
Usage: 5

ארעית 
'ar`iyth (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

ארר 
'arar 
Usage: 63

ארשׂ 
'aras 
Usage: 11

אשׁ 
'esh 
Usage: 378

אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
offering...by fire
Usage: 65

אשׁר אשׁר 
'ashar 
Usage: 16

אשׁר 
'esher 
Usage: 45

אתא אתה 
'athah 
Usage: 21

אתא אתה 
'athah (Aramaic) 
Usage: 16

אתמוּל אתמול אתמול 
'ethmowl 
Usage: 8

בּאוּשׁ 
Bi'uwsh (Aramaic) 
bad
Usage: 1

בּאר 
B@'er 
Usage: 2

בּארה 
B@'erah 
Usage: 1

בּארות 
B@'erowth 
Usage: 6

בּארי 
B@'eriy 
Usage: 2

בּאר לחי ראי 
B@'er la-Chay Ro'iy 
Usage: 3

בּאר שׁבע 
B@'er Sheba` 
Usage: 34

בּארת בּני־יעקן 
B@eroth B@ney-Ya`aqan 
Usage: 0

בּארתי 
B@'erothiy 
Usage: 5

בּבי 
Bebay 
Usage: 6

בּבל 
babel 
Usage: 262

בּבל 
babel (Aramaic) 
Usage: 25

בּבלי 
Babliy (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

בּגוי 
Bigvay 
Usage: 6

בּגתא 
Bigtha' 
Usage: 1

בּגתנא בּגתן 
Bigthan 
Usage: 2

בּד 
Bad 
Usage: 202

בּדד 
B@dad 
Usage: 2

בּדיה 
Bed@yeah 
Usage: 1

בּדלח 
B@dolach 
Usage: 2

בּדן 
B@dan 
Usage: 2

בּדק 
Bedeq 
Usage: 10



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