89 occurrences in 14 translations

'Life' in the Bible

For their feet are running after evil, and they are quick to take a man's life.

So are the ways of every one that is greedy of gain; which taketh away the life of the owners thereof.

None that go unto her return again, neither take they hold of the paths of life.

This will give strength to your flesh, and new life to your bones.

She is a tree of life to them that lay hold upon her: and happy is every one that retaineth her.

And he gave me teaching, saying to me, Keep my words in your heart; keep my rules so that you may have life:

Hear, O my son, and receive my sayings; and the years of thy life shall be many.

Lest thou shouldest ponder the path of life, her ways are moveable, that thou canst not know them.

Let your way in life be far from her, and come not near the door of her house [avoid the very scenes of temptation],

At the end of your life, you will lament when your physical body has been consumed,

Let your fountain [of human life] be blessed [with the rewards of fidelity], and rejoice in the wife of your youth.

For by means of a whorish woman a man is brought to a piece of bread: and the adulteress will hunt for the precious life.

Keep my rules and you will have life; let my teaching be to you as the light of your eyes;

In the twilight, in the evening; night black and dense was falling [over the young man's life].

Till a dart strike through his liver; as a bird hasteth to the snare, and knoweth not that it is for his life.

For by me thy days shall be multiplied, and the years of thy life shall be increased.

Whoever walks in integrity lives prudently, but whoever perverts his way of life will be exposed.

As righteousness tendeth to life: so he that pursueth evil pursueth it to his own death.

The ransom of a man's life are his riches: but the poor heareth not rebuke.

The righteous eats to satisfy his life, but the belly of the wicked will lack.

Do they not err who devise evil and wander from the way of life? But loving-kindness and mercy, loyalty and faithfulness, shall be to those who devise good.

The entire life of the afflicted seems disastrous, but a good heart feasts continuously.

He whose desires are fixed on profit is a cause of trouble to his family; but he who has no desire for offerings will have life.

In the light of the king's countenance is life; and his favour is as a cloud of the latter rain.

The highway of the upright avoids evil; the one who guards his way protects his life.

The life of a worker works for him, for his {hunger} urges him.

A fool's mouth is his devastation, and his lips are a trap for his life.

Also, a life without knowledge is not good, and he who moves quickly with [his] feet {misses the mark}.

He who gains Wisdom loves his own life; he who keeps understanding shall prosper and find good.

The one who obeys commandments guards his life; the one who despises his ways will die.

A king's anger is like a lion's roar; anyone who angers him forfeits his life.

The righteous person lives a life of integrity; happy are his children who follow him!

The soul or life of the wicked craves and seeks evil; his neighbor finds no favor in his eyes.

The evil-doer will be given as a price for the life of the good man, and the worker of deceit in the place of the upright.

He that followeth after righteousness and mercy findeth life, righteousness, and honour.

For the LORD will plead their case And take the life of those who rob them.

for there is surely a future life, and what you hope for will not be cut off.

Through skillful and godly Wisdom is a house (a life, a home, a family) built, and by understanding it is established [on a sound and good foundation],

If you say, "But we didn't know about this," won't He who weighs hearts consider it? Won't He who protects your life know? Won't He repay a person according to his work?

So shall you know skillful and godly Wisdom to be thus to your life; if you find it, then shall there be a future and a reward, and your hope and expectation shall not be cut off.

To those who send him, a trustworthy messenger is like the coolness of snow on a harvest day; he refreshes the life of his masters.

And a sufficiency of goats' milk is for thy bread, For bread to thy house, and life to thy damsels!

A leader who lacks understanding is very oppressive, but one who hates unjust gain prolongs his life.

A man who is tormented by life blood will be a fugitive until death; no one will support him.

He who takes from his father or his mother what is theirs by right, and says, It is no sin; is the same as a taker of life.

Bloodthirsty men hate the innocent person, but the upright show concern for his life.

He who is a partner with a thief hates his own life; He hears the oath but tells nothing.

An unjust person is an abomination to the righteous, and the one who lives an upright life is an abomination to the wicked.

Never devote all your energy to sex, or dedicate your life to destroying kings.

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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

G72
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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