103 occurrences in 14 translations

'Long' in the Bible

O ye sons of men, how long will ye turn my glory into shame? how long will ye love vanity, and seek after leasing? Selah.

I am exhausted as I groan; all night long I drench my bed in tears; my tears saturate the cushion beneath me.

"Because of [the] oppression of [the] afflicted, because of [the] groaning of [the] poor, now I will rise up," Yahweh says. "I shall put [them] in [the] safety [for which] they long."

How long shall I take counsel in my soul, having sorrow in my heart daily? how long shall mine enemy be exalted over me?

He asked life from you, and you gave it to him a long life for ever and ever.

They part my clothing among them and cast lots for my raiment (a long, shirtlike garment, a seamless undertunic). )

Only goodness and faithful love will pursue me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the Lord as long as I live.

Guide me in Your truth and teach me, for You are the God of my salvation; I wait for You all day long.

When I kept silence, my bones waxed old through my roaring all the day long.

All day long he is gracious and lends, And his descendants are a blessing.

I am troubled; I am bowed down greatly; I go mourning all the day long.

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.

I said, "I will guard my ways so that I may not sin with my tongue; I will guard my mouth with a muzzle as long as the wicked are in my presence."

LORD, make me to know my end and the measure of my days, what it is that I may know how long I am to be of this world.

How long, LORD, will I wait expectantly? I have placed my hope in you.

But I am poor and needy; may the Lord think about me. You are my help and deliverer. My God, do not tarry too long! To the Director: A Davidic Psalm.

As a deer longs for streams of water, so I long for You, God.

God, we have heard with our ears- our forefathers have told us- the work You accomplished in their days, in days long ago:

My disgrace is before me all day long, and shame has covered my face,

Yea, for thy sake are we killed all the day long; we are counted as sheep for the slaughter.

Why do you boast in evil, O mighty man? The lovingkindness of God endures all day long.

God, the One enthroned from long ago, will hear, and will humiliate them Selah because they do not change and do not fear God.

Be gracious to me, God, for man tramples me; he fights and oppresses me all day long.

Mine enemies would swallow me up all the day long; for they are many that fight against me haughtily.

Give the king long life! Make his lifetime span several generations!

How long will ye imagine mischief against a man? ye shall be slain all of you: as a bowing wall shall ye be, and as a tottering fence.

A psalm of David, written when he was in the Judean wilderness. O God, you are my God! I long for you! My soul thirsts for you, my flesh yearns for you, in a dry and parched land where there is no water.

So I will praise You as long as I live; at Your name, I will lift up my hands.

My mouth will tell about Your righteousness and Your salvation all day long, though I cannot sum them up.

My tongue also shall talk of thy righteousness all the day long: for they are confounded, for they are brought unto shame, that seek my hurt.

In his days shall the righteous flourish; and abundance of peace so long as the moon endureth.

May he live long! May gold from Sheba be given to him. May prayer be offered for him continually, and may he be blessed all day long.

His name shall endure for ever: his name shall be continued as long as the sun: and men shall be blessed in him: all nations shall call him blessed.

Therefore pride is about their necks like a chain; violence covers them like a garment [like a long, luxurious robe].

Remember Your congregation, which You purchased long ago and redeemed as the tribe for Your own possession. [Remember] Mount Zion where You dwell.

O God, how long shall the adversary reproach? shall the enemy blaspheme thy name for ever?

But God [has been] my king from long ago, working salvation in the midst of the earth.

In my day of trouble I sought the Lord. My hands were lifted up all night long; I refused to be comforted.

I consider days of old, years long past.

I will remember the LORD'S deeds; indeed, I will remember your awesome deeds from long ago.

O LORD God of hosts, how long wilt thou be angry against the prayer of thy people?

I long and yearn for the courts of the Lord; my heart and flesh cry out for the living God.

Blessed (happy, fortunate, to be envied) are those who dwell in Your house and Your presence; they will be singing Your praises all the day long. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

How blessed are those who find their strength in you, and long to travel the roads that lead to your temple!

Will you go on being angry with us for ever? will you keep your wrath against us through all the long generations?

My eyes are worn out from crying. Lord, I cry out to You all day long; I spread out my hands to You.

They surround me like water all day long; they close in on me from every side.

They rejoice in Your name all day long, and they are exalted by Your righteousness.

I will establish his line forever, his throne as long as heaven lasts.

How long, LORD? wilt thou hide thyself for ever? shall thy wrath burn like fire?

Return, O LORD, how long? and let it repent thee concerning thy servants.

Your throne is established from long ago. You are from everlasting.

How long shall they utter and speak hard things? and all the workers of iniquity boast themselves?

Forty years long was I grieved with this generation, and said, It is a people that do err in their heart, and they have not known my ways:

Then I would not be put to shame, as long as I have respect for all your teaching.

I desperately long to know your regulations at all times.

How I long for Your precepts! Give me life through Your righteousness.

Lord, I remember Your judgments from long ago and find comfort.

How long must your servant endure this? When will you judge those who pursue me?

My eyes long for your salvation, and your righteous word.

I pant with open mouth because I long for Your commands.

Long ago I learned from Your decrees that You have established them forever.

I long for Your salvation, Lord, and Your instruction is my delight.

Be gracious to us, O Yahweh, be gracious to us, for long enough we have had our fill of contempt.

For long enough our soul has had its fill of the derision of the self-confident, the contempt of [the] arrogant.

My soul longs for the Lord more than watchmen long for the morning; more than watchmen for the morning.

For the enemy hath persecuted my soul; he hath smitten my life down to the ground; he hath made me to dwell in darkness, as those that have been long dead.

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Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אוה 
'avah 
Usage: 26

אף 
'aph 
Usage: 276

ארך 
'arak 
Usage: 34

ארך 
'arek 
Usage: 15

ארך 
'arok 
Usage: 3

ארך 
'orek 
length , long , ever , as long as , high
Usage: 95

בּוּשׁ 
Buwsh 
Usage: 119

חכה 
Chakah 
Usage: 14

ישׁן 
Yashen 
Usage: 19

כּסף 
Kacaph 
Usage: 6

מה מ־ מ־ מה מה 
Mah 
Usage: 751

מתי 
Mathay 
Usage: 40

עד 
`ad 
by, as long, hitherto, when, how long, as yet
Usage: 784

עד עוד 
`owd 
Usage: 483

עלם עולם 
`owlam 
Usage: 438

עם 
`im 
with, unto, by, as long, neither, from between, from among
Usage: 1061

רב 
Rab 
Usage: 458

רב 
Rob 
Usage: 153

רבה 
Rabah 
Usage: 224

רחק רחוק 
Rachowq 
Usage: 85

שׁקק 
Shaqaq 
Usage: 6

תּקוה 
Tiqvah 
Usage: 34

ἔκπαλαι 
Ekpalai 
of a long time , of old
Usage: 2

ἐπιποθέω 
Epipotheo 
Usage: 9

ἐπιπόθητος 
Epipothetos 
Usage: 1

ἔτι 
Eti 
Usage: 75

ἱκανός 
Hikanos 
Usage: 39

κομάω 
Komao 
Usage: 1

μακροθυμέω 
Makrothumeo 
Usage: 7

μακροθυμία 
Makrothumia 
Usage: 14

μακρός 
Makros 
long , far
Usage: 0

μακροχρόνιος 
Makrochronios 
Usage: 1

μηκέτι 
meketi 
no more , no longer , henceforth not , no , no ... henceforward , hereafter ,
Usage: 16

ὅσος 
Hosos 
Usage: 76

ὅταν 
Hotan 
when , as soon as , as long as , that , whensoever , while , till
Usage: 49

πάλαι 
Palai 
long ago , any while , a great while ago , old , in time past , of old
Usage: 4

πόσος 
Posos 
Usage: 9

πότε 
Pote 
Usage: 7

στολή 
Stole 
Usage: 5

τοσοῦτος 
Tosoutos 
so much , so great , so many , so long , as large , these many , so many things
Usage: 17

χρονίζω 
Chronizo 
Usage: 2



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