161 occurrences in 14 translations

'Life' in the Bible

Return, LORD, save my life! Deliver me, because of your gracious love.

Lest my foe tear my life [from my body] like a lion, dragging me away while there is none to deliver.

Let the enemy persecute my soul, and take it; yea, let him tread down my life upon the earth, and lay mine honour in the dust. Selah.

Whoever lives a blameless life, does what is right, and speaks honestly.

So my heart rejoices and I am happy; My life is safe.

from [the] {presence} of [the] wicked who destroy me, [those] enemies against my life, [they that] surround me.

Arise, O Lord! Confront and forestall them, cast them down! Deliver my life from the wicked by Your sword,

From men which are thy hand, O LORD, from men of the world, which have their portion in this life, and whose belly thou fillest with thy hid treasure: they are full of children, and leave the rest of their substance to their babes.

He asked life of thee, and thou gavest it him, even length of days for ever and ever.

Deliver my life from the sword, my very life from the power of the dog.

The poor will have a feast of good things: those who make search for the Lord will give him praise: your heart will have life for ever.

All who prosper on earth will eat and bow down; all those who go down to the dust will kneel before Him- even the one who cannot preserve his life.

He will live a good life, and his descendants will inherit the land.

Preserve my life and deliver me; do not let me be ashamed, because I take refuge in you.

O Lord, You have brought my life up from Sheol (the place of the dead); You have kept me alive, that I should not go down to the pit (the grave).

"What profit is there in taking my life, in my descending into the Pit? Can the dust of the grave praise you? Can it declare your loyalty?

I will rejoice and be glad in Your faithful love because You have seen my affliction. You have known the troubles of my life

For my life is spent with grief, and my years with sighing: my strength faileth because of mine iniquity, and my bones are consumed.

For I have heard the slander of many: fear was on every side: while they took counsel together against me, they devised to take away my life.

The course of my life is in Your power; deliver me from the power of my enemies and from my persecutors.

Let me not be ashamed, LORD, for I have called upon you. Let the wicked be put to shame, let them be silent in the next life.

My life makes its boast in the Lord; let the humble and afflicted hear and be glad.

The Lord redeems the life of His servants, and all who take refuge in Him will not be punished.

Let those who seek my life be ashamed and disgraced; let those who plot evil against me be driven back and confounded.

For without cause they hid for me their net; a pit of destruction without cause they dug for my life.

Lord, how long will You look on? Rescue my life from their ravages, my very life from the young lions.

Your righteousness is like the mountains of God; your judging is like the great deep; O Lord, you give life to man and beast.

They also that seek after my life lay snares for me: and they that seek my hurt speak mischievous things, and imagine deceits all the day long.

You, indeed, have made my days short in length, and my life span as nothing in Your sight. Yes, every mortal man is only a vapor. Selah

Surely people go through life as mere ghosts. Surely they accumulate worthless wealth without knowing who will eventually haul it away."

Let those who seek to take my life be disgraced and confounded. Let those who wish me harm be driven back and humiliated.

May the Lord protect him and save his life! May he be blessed in the land! Do not turn him over to his enemies!

O my God, my life is cast down upon me [and I find the burden more than I can bear]; therefore will I [earnestly] remember You from the land of the Jordan [River] and the [summits of Mount] Hermon, from the little mountain Mizar.

Yet the LORD will command his lovingkindness in the daytime, and in the night his song shall be with me, and my prayer unto the God of my life.

No man can redeem the life of another, nor can he give to God a sufficient payment for him

for it would cost too much to redeem his life, and the payments would go on forever

So that he might have eternal life, and never see the underworld.

For his soul in his life he blesseth, (And they praise thee when thou dost well for thyself.)

For strangers rise up against me, and violent men seek my life. They have no regard for God. Selah

He has redeemed my life in peace from the battle that was against me [so that none came near me], for they were many who strove with me.

Every day my life is filled with sorrow; all their thoughts are against me for evil.

They stir up strife, they lurk; they watch my steps while they wait to take my life.

My life is among lions; I must lie among those who are aflame -- "the sons of men whose teeth are spears and arrows, their tongues sharp swords.

They set a net for my steps; my very life was bowed down. They dug a pit in my way; into the midst of it they themselves have fallen. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

Look, they lie in ambush for my life; these violent men gather together against me, but not because of any transgression or sin of mine, LORD.

For You have heard my vows, O God; You have given me the inheritance of those who fear Your name.

Thou wilt prolong the king's life: and his years as many generations.

But those who seek to destroy my life will go into the depths of the earth.

{To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.} Hear my voice, O God, in my prayer: preserve my life from fear of the enemy.

The year is crowned with the good you give; life-giving rain is dropping from your footsteps,

Let them be erased from the book of life and not be recorded with the righteous.

The poor will see it and be glad: you who are lovers of God, let your hearts have life.

Let those who seek my life be disgraced and confounded; let those who wish me harm be driven back and humiliated.

For my enemies have spoken against me; And those who watch for my life have consulted together,

Let them be put to shame and consumed who are adversaries to my life; let them be covered with reproach, scorn, and dishonor who seek and require my hurt.

You, who have sent great and bitter troubles on me, will give me life again, lifting me up from the deep waters of the underworld.

My lips will shout for joy when I sing praise to you, whose life you have redeemed.

He will rescue their life from oppression and violence, And their blood will be precious in his sight;

May he have long life, and may gold from Sheba be given to him: may prayers be made for him at all times; may blessings be on him every day.

Do not give the life of Your dove to beasts; do not forget the lives of Your poor people forever.

He made a way to his anger; he spared not their soul from death, but gave their life over to the pestilence;

Then will we not depart from You; revive us (give us life) and we will call upon Your name.

Protect my life, for I am faithful. You are my God; save Your servant who trusts in You.

Bring joy to Your servant's life, since I set my hope on You, Lord.

For Your faithful love for me is great, and You deliver my life from the depths of Sheol.

The singers as well as the players on instruments shall say, All my springs (my sources of life and joy) are in you [city of our God].

You end their life; they sleep. They are like grass that grows in the morning-

Who knows the power of Your anger? [Who worthily connects this brevity of life with Your recognition of sin?] And Your wrath, who connects it with the reverent and worshipful fear that is due You?

They band together against the life of the righteous and condemn the innocent to death.

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Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
גּאוּת 
Ge'uwth 
Usage: 8

גּוה 
Gevah 
pride , lifting up
Usage: 3

דּלה 
Dalah 
draw , enough , lifted me
Usage: 5

חי 
Chay 
Usage: 502

חי 
Chay (Aramaic) 
Usage: 7

חיה 
Chayah 
Usage: 264

חיי 
Chayay 
Usage: 15

מחיה 
Michyah 
Usage: 8

מעל 
Mo`al 
lifting up
Usage: 1

מרא 
Mara' 
Usage: 1

משׂאת 
Mas'eth 
Usage: 16

נוּס 
Nuwc 
Usage: 160

נוּף 
Nuwph 
Usage: 37

נטל 
N@tal (Aramaic) 
lifted up
Usage: 2

נסס 
Nacac 
lifted up as an ensign
Usage: 1

נפשׁ 
Nephesh 
Usage: 753

נתק 
Nathaq 
Usage: 27

עפל 
`aphal 
Usage: 2

עצם 
`etsem 
Usage: 126

צהל 
Tsahal 
Usage: 9

ראם 
Ra'am 
lifted up
Usage: 1

רוּם 
Ruwm (Aramaic) 
lift up , extol , set up
Usage: 4

רמם 
Ramam 
exalted , lifted up , get up , mount up
Usage: 5

רממת 
Romemuth 
lifting up
Usage: 1

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ἀγωγή 
Agoge 
Usage: 1

αἴρω 
Airo 
take up , take away , take , away with , lift up , bear ,
Usage: 52

ἀνακύπτω 
Anakupto 
lift up self , look up
Usage: 3

ἀνάστασις 
Anastasis 
Usage: 34

ἀνορθόω 
Anorthoo 
make straight , set up , lift up
Usage: 3

ἄψυχος 
Apsuchos 
Usage: 1

βίος 
Bios 
Usage: 6

Βίωσις 
Biosis 
Usage: 0

βιωτικός 
Biotikos 
Usage: 2

διάγω 
Diago 
lead a life 99 , living
Usage: 2

ἐπαίρω 
Epairo 
lift up , exalt self , take up , hoisted up
Usage: 14

ζωή 
Zoe 
Usage: 88

ζωοποιέω 
Zoopoieo 
Usage: 9

τυφόω 
Tuphoo 
be proud , be lifted up with pride , highminded
Usage: 3

ὑψόω 
Hupsoo 
exalt , lift up
Usage: 8

ψυχή 
Psuche 
soul , life , mind , heart , heartily Trans , not tr
Usage: 62



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