100 occurrences in 13 translations

'Deed' in the Bible

Just then Jacob's sons arrived from the field. When they heard what had happened, they were distraught with grief and livid with anger toward Shechem, because he had committed a disgraceful deed in Israel by forcing Jacob's daughter to have sex, an act that never should have happened.

And Joseph said unto them, What deed is this that ye have done? wot ye not that such a man as I can certainly divine?

And in very deed for this cause have I raised thee up, for to shew in thee my power; and that my name may be declared throughout all the earth.

For every unlawful deed, whether it concerns ox, donkey, sheep, clothing, or any lost thing at all, which another identifies as his, the cause of both parties shall come before God [the judges]. Whomever [they] shall condemn shall pay his neighbor double.

He couched, he lay down as a lion; and as a lioness, who shall rouse him? Blessed [of God] is he who blesses you [who prays for and contributes to your welfare] and cursed [of God] is he who curses you [who in word, thought, or deed would bring harm upon you].

and it is reported to you or you hear [about it] and you enquire [about it] thoroughly and, indeed, [the] trustworthiness of the deed [has] been established, it {has occurred}, this detestable thing, in Israel,

then you shall bring out that man or that woman who has done this evil deed to your gates, that is, the man or the woman, and you shall stone them to death.

When others hear of this, they will be afraid and will not do such an evil deed again in your midst.

Be sure to return his garment to him at sunset so that he may sleep with it, and he will bless you. It will be a righteous deed in the presence of the LORD your God.

And, now, if in truth and in sincerity ye have acted, when ye make Abimelech king; and if ye have done good with Jerubbaal, and with his house; and if according to the deed of his hands ye have done to him --

And it was so, that all that saw it said, There was no such deed done nor seen from the day that the children of Israel came up out of the land of Egypt unto this day: consider of it, take advice, and speak your minds.

For in very deed, as the LORD God of Israel liveth, which hath kept me back from hurting thee, except thou hadst hasted and come to meet me, surely there had not been left unto Nabal by the morning light any that pisseth against the wall.

David therefore sent out spies, and understood that Saul was come in very deed.

Now, may the Lord show special kindness and faithfulness to you, and I will also show the same goodness to you because you have done this deed.

Howbeit, because by this deed thou hast given great occasion to the enemies of the LORD to blaspheme, the child also that is born unto thee shall surely die.

But will God in very deed dwell on the earth? behold, heaven and the heaven of heavens cannot contain thee; how much less this house that I have builded!

And a certain aged prophet is dwelling in Beth-El, and his son cometh and recounteth to him all the deed that the man of God hath done to-day in Beth-El, the words that he hath spoken unto the king, -- yea, they recount them to their father.

David said to God, "Was I not the one who decided to number the army? I am the one who sinned and committed this awful deed! As for these sheep -- what have they done? O Lord my God, attack me and my family, but remove the plague from your people!"

But will God in very deed dwell with men on the earth? behold, heaven and the heaven of heavens cannot contain thee; how much less this house which I have built!

He was diligent in every deed that he began in the service of God's temple, in the law and in the commandment, in order to seek his God, and he prospered.

and Hezekiah hath not returned according to the deed done unto him, for his heart hath been lofty, and there is wrath upon him, and upon Judah and Jerusalem;

For this deed of the queen shall come abroad unto all women, so that they shall despise their husbands in their eyes, when it shall be reported, The king Ahasuerus commanded Vashti the queen to be brought in before him, but she came not.

Likewise shall the ladies of Persia and Media say this day unto all the king's princes, which have heard of the deed of the queen. Thus shall there arise too much contempt and wrath.

[The foe] thinks in his heart, God has quite forgotten; He has hidden His face; He will never see [my deed].

Give to them according to their acting, And according to the evil of their doings. According to the work of their hands give to them. Return their deed to them.

They encourage one another to carry out their evil deed. They plan how to hide snares, and boast, "Who will see them?"

And all men fear, and declare the work of God, And His deed they have considered wisely.

And [so the] heavens will praise your wonderful deed, O Yahweh, even your faithfulness, in [the] assembly of [the] holy ones.

O daughter of Babylon, O destroyed one, O the happiness of him who repayeth to thee thy deed, That thou hast done to us.

From the fruit of the mouth is one satisfied with good, And the deed of man's hands returneth to him.

Say not, I will do to him as he has done to me; I will pay the man back for his deed.

I said to myself, "God will judge both the righteous man and the wicked man," for a time for every matter and for every deed is there.

All this I have seen and applied my mind to every deed that has been done under the sun wherein a man has exercised authority over another man to his hurt.

Because the sentence against an evil deed is not executed quickly, therefore the hearts of the sons of men among them are given fully to do evil.

For God will judge every deed, along with every secret, whether good or evil.

For the LORD will stand upon Mount Perazim, he will rouse himself in the Valley of Gibeon; to carry out his work his strange deed, and to perform his task his alien task!

Therefore I will again do an amazing thing for these people -- an absolutely extraordinary deed. Wise men will have nothing to say, the sages will have no explanations."

Their webs become not a garment, Nor do they cover themselves with their works, Their works are works of iniquity, And a deed of violence is in their hands.

According to deeds -- so He repayeth. Fury to His adversaries, their deed to His enemies, To the isles their deed He repayeth.

I signed the deed and sealed it. I called in witnesses and used scales to weigh out the silver.

Then I took the deed of purchase both the sealed one with the terms and conditions and the open one

and I gave the deed of purchase to Neriah's son Baruch, the grandson of Mahseiah, in the presence of my cousin Hanamel, in the presence of the witnesses who signed the deed of purchase, and in the presence of all the Judeans sitting in the courtyard of the guard.

"This is what the LORD of the Heavenly Armies, the God of Israel, says: "Take these deeds both this sealed deed of purchase and this open deed and put them in a clay pot so they'll last for a long time.

"After I had given the deed of purchase to Neriah's son Baruch, I prayed to the LORD:

the One great in counsel and mighty in deed, whose eyes are on all the ways of the sons of men in order to give to each person according to his ways and the result of his deeds.

Thou returnest to them the deed, O Jehovah, According to the work of their hands.

When I say to the wicked, "You will certainly die," and you do not warn him -- you do not speak out to warn the wicked to turn from his wicked deed and wicked lifestyle so that he may live -- that wicked person will die for his iniquity, but I will hold you accountable for his death.

But as for you, if you warn the wicked and he does not turn from his wicked deed and from his wicked lifestyle, he will die for his iniquity but you will have saved your own life.

There is nothing but [false] swearing and breaking faith and killing and stealing and committing adultery; they break out [into violence], one [deed of] bloodshed following close on another.

Yes, and what are you to Me, O Tyre and Sidon and all the [five small] divisions of Philistia? Will you pay Me back for something? Even if you pay Me back, swiftly and speedily I will return your deed [of retaliation] upon your own head,

Behold, I will stir them up out of the place to which you have sold them and will return your deed [of retaliation] upon your own head.

For near is the day of Jehovah, on all the nations, As thou hast done, it is done to thee, Thy deed doth turn back on thine own head.

Just then a man came up to Jesus. "Teacher," he asked, "what good deed should I do to have eternal life?"

But Jesus, aware of this, said to them, "Why do you bother the woman? For she has done a good deed to Me.

In solemn truth I tell you that wherever in the whole world this Good News shall be proclaimed, this deed of hers shall be spoken of in memory of her."

But Jesus said, "Let her alone; why do you bother her? She has done a good deed to Me.

(The same had not consented to the counsel and deed of them;) he was of Arimathaea, a city of the Jews: who also himself waited for the kingdom of God.

And he said unto them, What things? And they said unto him, Concerning Jesus of Nazareth, which was a prophet mighty in deed and word before God and all the people:

Jesus answered them, "I did one deed, and you all marvel.

The Jewish leaders replied, "We are not going to stone you for a good deed but for blasphemy, because you, a man, are claiming to be God."

(Now this man Judas acquired a field with the reward of his unjust deed, and falling headfirst he burst open in the middle and all his intestines gushed out.

If we this day be examined of the good deed done to the impotent man, by what means he is made whole;

"While it remained unsold, did it not remain your own? And after it was sold, was it not under your control? Why is it that you have conceived this deed in your heart? You have not lied to men but to God."

Look, you scoffers and scorners, and marvel and perish and vanish away; for I am doing a deed in your days, a deed which you will never have confidence in or believe, [even] if someone [ clearly describing it in detail] declares it to you.

and likewise also the males, abandoning the natural relations with the female, were inflamed in their desire toward one another, males with males committing the shameless deed, and receiving in themselves the penalty that was necessary for their error.

Consequently therefore, as through one trespass [came] condemnation to all people, so also through one righteous deed [came] justification of life to all people.

However, it is no longer I who do the deed, but the sin [principle] which is at home in me and has possession of me.

For being ignorant of the righteousness that God ascribes [which makes one acceptable to Him in word, thought, and deed] and seeking to establish a righteousness (a means of salvation) of their own, they did not obey or submit themselves to God's righteousness.

For rulers are not a [cause of] terror for a good deed, but for bad [conduct]. So do you want not to be afraid of authority? Do what [is] good, and you will have praise from it,

For I will not dare to speak of any of those things which Christ hath not wrought by me, to make the Gentiles obedient, by word and deed,

And ye are puffed up, and have not rather mourned, that he that hath done this deed might be taken away from among you.

For I verily, as absent in body, but present in spirit, have judged already, as though I were present, concerning him that hath so done this deed,

In the name of the Lord Jesus Christ, on the man who has committed such a deed. When you and my own spirit are met together with the power of our Lord Jesus,

Shun immorality and all sexual looseness [flee from impurity in thought, word, or deed]. Any other sin which a man commits is one outside the body, but he who commits sexual immorality sins against his own body.

But all things are from God, Who through Jesus Christ reconciled us to Himself [received us into favor, brought us into harmony with Himself] and gave to us the ministry of reconciliation [that by word and deed we might aim to bring others into harmony with Him].

Let such an one think this, that, such as we are in word by letters when we are absent, such will we be also in deed when we are present.

But I didn't want to do anything without your consent, so that your good deed might not be out of obligation, but of your own free will.

Now faith is the assurance (the confirmation, the title deed) of the things [we] hope for, being the proof of things [we] do not see and the conviction of their reality [faith perceiving as real fact what is not revealed to the senses].

And [so] the Scripture was fulfilled that says, Abraham believed in (adhered to, trusted in, and relied on) God, and this was accounted to him as righteousness (as conformity to God's will in thought and deed), and he was called God's friend.

And the harvest of righteousness (of conformity to God's will in thought and deed) is [the fruit of the seed] sown in peace by those who work for and make peace [in themselves and in others, that peace which means concord, agreement, and harmony between individuals, with undisturbedness, in a peaceful mind free from fears and agitating passions and moral conflicts].

But as for the cowards and the ignoble and the contemptible and the cravenly lacking in courage and the cowardly submissive, and as for the unbelieving and faithless, and as for the depraved and defiled with abominations, and as for murderers and the lewd and adulterous and the practicers of magic arts and the idolaters (those who give supreme devotion to anyone or anything other than God) and all liars (those who knowingly convey untruth by word or deed) -- "[all of these shall have] their part in the lake that blazes with fire and brimstone. This is the second death.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
H1
אב 
'ab 
Usage: 1214

H6
אבד 
'abad 
Usage: 184

H7
אבד 
'abad (Aramaic) 
to destroy , to perish
Usage: 7

H11
אבדּון 
'abaddown 
Usage: 5

H12
אבדן 
'abdan 
Usage: 1

H13
אבדן 
'obdan 
Usage: 1

H15
אבה 
'abeh 
Usage: 1

H35
אביּונה 
'abiyownah 
Usage: 1

או או 
'ow 
Usage: 320

אוה 
'avah 
Usage: 26

אוּה 
'avvah 
Usage: 7

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

אחוה 
'achvah 
Usage: 1

אחר 
'achar 
Usage: 16

איד 
'eyd 
Usage: 24

אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

אכל 
'akal (Aramaic) 
Usage: 7

אכלה 
'oklah 
Usage: 18

אלמנה 
'almanah 
Usage: 54

אמנם 
'umnam 
Usage: 5

אמר 
'amar (Aramaic) 
Usage: 71

אנה 
'anah 
Usage: 4

אנשׁ 
'anash 
Usage: 9

אסר 
'ecar (Aramaic) 
Usage: 7

ארב 
'ereb 
lie in wait , den
Usage: 2

ארך 
'arak 
Usage: 34

אשׁם אשׁם 
'asham 
Usage: 35

אשׁמן 
'ashman 
Usage: 1

בּאר 
Ba'ar 
Usage: 3

בּדא 
Bada' 
Usage: 2

בּדד 
Badad 
Usage: 11

בּוּז 
Buwz 
Usage: 13

בּוּז 
Buwz 
Usage: 11

בּוּזה 
Buwzah 
Usage: 1

בּוּר 
Buwr 
Usage: 1

בּוּשׁ 
Buwsh 
Usage: 119

בּזה 
Bazah 
Usage: 42

בּזה 
Bazoh 
Usage: 1

בּלע 
Bala` 
swallow ... , destroy , devour , covered , at...end
Usage: 49

בּלע 
Bela` 
Usage: 2

בּן־דּקר 
Ben-Deqer 
son of Dekar
Usage: 1

בּעה בּעא 
B@`a' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 12

בּצר 
Betser 
Usage: 2

בּצּרת 
Batstsoreth 
Usage: 2

בּקשׁ 
Baqash 
Usage: 225

בּתּה 
Battah 
Usage: 1

גּאל 
Ga'al 
Usage: 104

גּאל 
Ga'al 
Usage: 11

גּאל 
Go'el 
Usage: 1

גּב 
Gob (Aramaic) 
den
Usage: 10

גּוע 
Gava` 
die , give up the ghost , dead , perish , dead
Usage: 24

גּזר 
Gazar 
Usage: 13

גּזרה 
G@zerah (Aramaic) 
Usage: 2

גּוּל גּיל 
Giyl 
Usage: 45

גּלמוּד 
Galmuwd 
Usage: 4

גּמוּל 
G@muwl 
Usage: 19

גּמוּלה 
G@muwlah 
Usage: 3

גּמל 
Gamal 
Usage: 37

גּנן 
Ganan 
Usage: 8

גּרר 
Garar 
Usage: 5

דּברה דּבורה 
D@bowrah 
Usage: 10

דּבר דּביר 
D@biyr 
Usage: 14

דּדנה דּדן 
D@dan 
Usage: 11

דּהואo 
Dahava` (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

דּכא 
Daka' 
Usage: 18

דּכּא 
Dakka' 
Usage: 3

דּליהוּ דּליה 
D@layah 
Usage: 7

דּלילה 
D@liylah 
Usage: 6

דּמה 
Damah 
Usage: 30

דּמה 
Damah 
Usage: 15

דּמּה 
Dummah 
Usage: 1

דּעוּאל 
D@`uw'el 
Usage: 4

דּת 
Dath 
Usage: 22

דּת 
Dath (Aramaic) 
Usage: 14

הגּיון 
Higgayown 
Usage: 4

הוּם 
Huwm 
Usage: 6

המם 
Hamam 
Usage: 13

הצּלה 
Hatstsalah 
Usage: 1

הרג 
Harag 
Usage: 166

הריסוּת 
Hariycuwth 
Usage: 1

התל 
Hathal 
Usage: 10

זיד זוּד 
Zuwd 
Usage: 10

זוּל 
Zuwl 
Usage: 1

זמּה זמּה 
Zimmah 
Usage: 29

זמם 
Zamam 
Usage: 13

זעם 
Za`am 
Usage: 12

חבל 
Chabal 
Usage: 30

חבל 
Chabal (Aramaic) 
Usage: 6

חבל חבל 
Chebel 
Usage: 62

חוב 
Chowb 
Usage: 1

חלל 
Chalal 
Usage: 142



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