79 occurrences in 14 translations

'Keep' in the Bible

[Discretion shall watch over you, understanding shall keep you] to deliver you from the alien woman, from the outsider with her flattering words,

Those who go to her do not come back again; their feet do not keep in the ways of life:

My son, let not them depart from thine eyes: keep sound wisdom and discretion:

Do not keep back good from those who have a right to it, when it is in the power of your hand to do it.

He taught me also, and said unto me, Let thine heart retain my words: keep my commandments, and live.

Get wisdom, get true knowledge; keep it in memory, do not be turned away from the words of my mouth.

Forsake her not, and she shall preserve thee: love her, and she shall keep thee.

Take fast hold of instruction; let her not go: keep her; for she is thy life.

Keep far from it, do not go near; be turned from it, and go on your way.

Let them not depart from thine eyes; keep them in the midst of thine heart.

That thou mayest regard discretion, and that thy lips may keep knowledge.

Keep your way far from her. Don't go near the door of her house.

Keep them ever folded in your heart, and have them hanging round your neck.

When thou goest, it shall lead thee; when thou sleepest, it shall keep thee; and when thou awakest, it shall talk with thee.

To keep thee from the evil woman, from the flattery of the tongue of a strange woman.

That they may keep thee from the strange woman, from the stranger which flattereth with her words.

She is full of noise and uncontrolled; her feet keep not in her house.

Happy [is the] person who listens to me, [in order] to keep watch at my doors day by day, [in order] to guard the frames of my entrances.

The righteousness of the blameless shall rectify and make plain their way and keep it straight, but the wicked shall fall by their own wickedness.

A woman who is full of grace is honoured, but a woman hating righteousness is a seat of shame: those hating work will undergo loss, but the strong keep their wealth.

A man may give freely, and still his wealth will be increased; and another may keep back more than is right, but only comes to be in need.

Evil-doers are overturned and never seen again, but the house of upright men will keep its place.

One man considers himself rich, yet has nothing [to keep permanently]; another man considers himself poor, yet has great [and indestructible] riches.

The lips of the wise keep knowledge, but the heart of the foolish man is not right.

The highway of the upright is to be turned away from evil: he who takes care of his way will keep his soul.

All the brothers of a poor man hate him; how much more do his friends keep their distance from him! He may pursue [them with] words, [but] they are not [there].

He who goes about as a tale-bearer reveals secrets; therefore don't keep company with him who opens wide his lips.

It is a danger to a man to say without thought, It is holy, and, after taking his oaths, to be questioning if it is necessary to keep them.

Kindness and truth keep a king, And he hath supported by kindness his throne.

Thorns and snares are in the way of the froward: he that doth keep his soul shall be far from them.

The Lord's eyes keep watch over knowledge, but He overthrows the words of the treacherous.

For it is a pleasant thing if thou keep them within thee; they shall withal be fitted in thy lips.

Have no envy of sinners in your heart, but keep in the fear of the Lord all through the day;

Listen, my son, and be wise; keep your mind on the right course.

Keep your eyes from looking on the wine when it is red, when its colour is bright in the cup, when it goes smoothly down:

Be the saviour of those who are given up to death, and do not keep back help from those who are slipping to destruction.

Keep in mind that wisdom is like that for your soul; if you find it, there will be a future for you, and what you hope for won't be cut short.

Do not keep a secret watch, O evil-doer, against the fields of the upright man, or send destruction on his resting-place:

If you have honey, take only as much as is enough for you; for fear that, being full of it, you may not be able to keep it down.

Giving honour to a foolish man is like attempting to keep a stone fixed in a cord.

Like a dog going back to the food which he has not been able to keep down, is the foolish man doing his foolish acts over again.

The sensible see danger and take cover; the foolish keep going and are punished.

Trying to keep her in check is like stopping a wind storm or grabbing oil with your right hand.

They that forsake the law praise the wicked: but such as keep the law contend with them.

I have made request to you for two things; do not keep them from me before my death:

Keep falsehood and deceitful words far from me. Give me neither poverty nor wealth; feed me with the food I need.

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Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
גּרע 
Gara` 
Usage: 22

דּבק 
Dabaq 
Usage: 54

הסה 
Hacah 
Usage: 8

חגג 
Chagag 
Usage: 16

חרשׁ 
Charash 
Usage: 74

חשׂך 
Chasak 
Usage: 28

כּבשׁ 
Kabash 
Usage: 14

כּלא 
Kala' 
Usage: 18

מנע 
mana` 
Usage: 29

משׁמרת 
Mishmereth 
Usage: 78

נוה 
Navah 
Usage: 2

נטר 
Natar 
Usage: 9

נצר 
Natsar 
Usage: 63

עדר 
`adar 
Usage: 11

עצר 
`atsar 
Usage: 46

רעה 
Ra`ah 
Usage: 171

שׁבח 
Shabach 
praise , still , keep it in , glory , triumph , commend
Usage: 11

שׁמר 
Shamar 
Usage: 468

שׂר 
Sar 
Usage: 421

ἀποστερέω 
Apostereo 
Usage: 5

ἄπταιστος 
Aptaistos 
Usage: 1

βόσκω 
Bosko 
Usage: 6

δεσμοφύλαξ 
Desmophulax 
keeper of the prison , jailor
Usage: 3

διατηρέω 
Diatereo 
Usage: 2

διαφυλάσσω 
Diaphulasso 
Usage: 1

ἑορτάζω 
heortazo 
keep the feast
Usage: 1

θησαυρίζω 
thesaurizo 
Usage: 5

θυρωρός 
Thuroros 
Usage: 2

κατάκειμαι 
Katakeimai 
lie , sit at meat , keep , sat down
Usage: 11

κατέχω 
Katecho 
hold , hold fast , keep , possess , stay , take , have , make ,
Usage: 16

κολλάω 
Kollao 
Usage: 8

κρύπτω 
Krupto 
Usage: 10

κωλύω 
Koluo 
Usage: 15

νοσφίζομαι 
Nosphizomai 
Usage: 3

οἰκουρός 
Oikouros 
Usage: 1

παρατίθημι 
Paratithemi 
Usage: 15

παρέχω 
Parecho 
Usage: 11

ποιέω 
Poieo 
do , make , bring forth , commit , cause , work , show , bear , keep , fulfil , deal , perform , not tr , , vr do
Usage: 372

πράσσω 
Prasso 
do , commit , exact , require , deed , keep , use arts
Usage: 35

σιγάω 
Sigao 
Usage: 9

συναναμίγνυμι 
sunanamignumi 
company with , keep company , have company with
Usage: 3

συνέχω 
sunecho 
be taken with , throng , straiten , keep in , hold , stop , press , lie sick of , constrain , be in a strait
Usage: 10

συντηρέω 
suntereo 
Usage: 2

τηρέω 
Tereo 
Usage: 49

τήρησις 
Teresis 
Usage: 3

ὑποστέλλω 
Hupostello 
Usage: 4

ὑπωπιάζω 
Hupopiazo 
Usage: 1

φρουρέω 
Phroureo 
keep , keep with a garrison
Usage: 4

φύλαξ 
Phulax 
Usage: 3

φυλάσσω 
Phulasso 
keep , observe , beware , keep self , save , be ... ware
Usage: 25



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