163 occurrences in 13 translations

'Lost' in the Bible

And God looked upon the world and saw how degenerate, debased, and vicious it was, for all humanity had corrupted their way upon the earth and lost their true direction.

So Abraham rose early in the morning and took bread and a bottle of water and gave them to Hagar, putting them on her shoulders, and he sent her and the youth away. And she wandered on [aimlessly] and lost her way in the wilderness of Beersheba.

These twenty years I have been with you; your ewes and your she-goats have not lost their young, and the rams of your flock have not been eaten by me.

And a certain man found him, and behold, he had lost his way and was wandering in the open country. The man asked him, What are you trying to find?

if he can [later] get up and walk around outside [leaning] on his staff, then the one who struck [him] will be exempt from punishment. Nevertheless, he must pay for his lost work time and provide for [his] complete recovery.

For all manner of trespass, whether it be for ox, for ass, for sheep, for raiment, or for any manner of lost thing, which another challengeth to be his, the cause of both parties shall come before the judges; and whom the judges shall condemn, he shall pay double unto his neighbour.

Or have found that which was lost, and lieth concerning it, and sweareth falsely; in any of all these that a man doeth, sinning therein:

Then it shall be, because he hath sinned, and is guilty, that he shall restore that which he took violently away, or the thing which he hath deceitfully gotten, or that which was delivered him to keep, or the lost thing which he found,

And he shall consecrate unto the LORD the days of his separation, and shall bring a lamb of the first year for a trespass offering: but the days that were before shall be lost, because his separation was defiled.

but now we have lost our appetite. There is nothing at all except this manna to look at."

Then the Israelites declared to Moses, "Look, we're perishing! We're lost; we're all lost!

Why should the name of our father be lost from among his family because he had no son? Give us a possession among the relatives of our father."

In like manner shalt thou do with his ass; and so shalt thou do with his raiment; and with all lost thing of thy brother's, which he hath lost, and thou hast found, shalt thou do likewise: thou mayest not hide thyself.

And you shall say before the Lord your God, A wandering and lost Aramean ready to perish was my father [Jacob], and he went down into Egypt and sojourned there, few in number, and he became there a nation, great, mighty, and numerous.

When we heard this, we lost heart, and everyone's courage failed because of you, for the Lord your God is God in heaven above and on earth below.

When all the Amorite kings across the Jordan to the west and all the Canaanite kings near the sea heard how the Lord had dried up the waters of the Jordan before the Israelites until they had crossed over, they lost heart and their courage failed because of the Israelites.

The men of Ai killed about 36 of them, pursuing them outside the city gates as far as Shebarim, killing them as they descended. As a result, the army became terrified and lost their confidence.

Later, when the descendants of Dan lost their territory, they went up and attacked Leshem. After they captured it and executed its inhabitants, they took possession of it and settled there, renaming the city of Leshem to Dan in memory of their ancestor Dan.

While Israel dwelt in Heshbon and its villages, and in Aroer and its villages, and in all the cities along the banks of the Arnon for 300 years, why did you not recover [your lost lands] during that time?

And the asses of Kish Saul's father were lost. And Kish said to Saul his son, Take now one of the servants with thee, and arise, go seek the asses.

And as for thine asses that were lost three days ago, set not thy mind on them; for they are found. And on whom is all the desire of Israel? Is it not on thee, and on all thy father's house?

Saul's uncle asked him and his servant, "Where did you go?" Saul replied, "To look for the donkeys. But when we realized they were lost, we went to Samuel."

When Saul and all Israel heard these words from the Philistine, they lost their courage and were terrified.

Now when Ish-bosheth, Saul's son, heard that Abner had died in Hebron, he lost courage, and all Israel was disturbed.

Foreigners lost their courage, coming trembling from their strongholds.

Jeroboam's wife did as she was told. She went to Shiloh and visited Ahijah. Now Ahijah could not see; he had lost his eyesight in his old age.

And number thee an army, like the army that thou hast lost, horse for horse, and chariot for chariot: and we will fight against them in the plain, and surely we shall be stronger than they. And he hearkened unto their voice, and did so.

The Israelites were counted and, all present, went against them. The Israelites encamped before the enemy like two little flocks of lost kids [absolutely everything against them but Almighty God], but the Syrians filled the country.

When all our enemies heard this, all the surrounding nations were intimidated and lost their confidence, for they realized that this task had been accomplished by our God.

To the formerly successful man who lost his way in life, and God fenced him in?

Turn aside do the paths of their way, They ascend into emptiness, and are lost.

Are ye not thinking up words of reproof and throw to the wind words that are lost?

But [the] eyes of [the] wicked will fail; and refuge will be lost to them, and their hope [is] {to breathe their last breath}."

He takes away the heart of the heads of the people of the earth and causes them to become lost, wandering without a way.

Even if I speak, my suffering is not relieved, and if I hold back, what have I lost?

For, unto what might the strength of their hands profit me, in whom time was lost?

So the Lord restored what Job had lost after he prayed for his friends, and the Lord doubled all that had belonged to Job.

Have mercy on me, for I am in distress! My eyes grow dim from suffering. I have lost my strength.

I am forgotten as a dead man out of mind: I have become like a lost vessel.

Now as for me, my feet nearly stumbled, as I almost lost my step.

They are ashamed and troubled for ever, Yea, they are confounded and lost.

They wandered lost in the wilderness, alone and out of the way; they found no city to dwell in.

They lost their appetite for all food, and they drew near the gates of death.

A loving doe, a graceful fawn- let her breasts always satisfy you; be lost in her love forever.

He will die because there is no instruction, and be lost because of his great stupidity.

Much food is in the tillage of the poor; but there is that is lost for want of judgment.

It's better to meet a mother bear who has lost her cubs than a fool in his stupidity.

a time to search and a time to count as lost; a time to keep and a time to throw away;

That wealth was lost in a bad venture, so when he fathered a son, he was empty-handed.

Furthermore, their love, their hate, and their envy have been long lost. Never again will they have a part in what happens on earth.

Your teeth are like a flock of sheep about to be sheared, who are coming up from being washed. All of them are twins, not one has lost her young.

Your teeth are like a flock of ewes coming up from being washed. All of them are twins, not one has lost her young.

For the governors of this people are deceivers, and those who are governed by them are lost.

Look at the land of the Chaldeans, these people who have lost their identity! The Assyrians have made it a home for wild animals. They erected their siege towers, demolished its fortresses, and turned it into a heap of ruins.

The new wine is lost; the vine is sick; all those who were merryhearted sigh.

On that day a great trumpet will be blown, and those lost in the land of Assyria will come, as well as those dispersed in the land of Egypt; and they will worship the Lord at Jerusalem on the holy mountain.

"A highway will be there yes, there and people will call it "The Holy Way'. As for unclean people, they will not journey on it, but it will be for whomever is traveling on that Way not even fools will get lost.

Look! All those who are angry with you shall be ashamed and humiliated; {your opponents} shall be like nothing and shall become lost.

Listen to Me, you stiff-hearted and you who have lost heart, you who are far from righteousness (from uprightness and right standing with God, and from His righteous deliverance).

The children which thou shalt have, after thou hast lost the other, shall say again in thine ears, The place is too strait for me: give place to me that I may dwell.

Then shalt thou say in thine heart, Who hath begotten me these, seeing I have lost my children, and am desolate, a captive, and removing to and fro? and who hath brought up these? Behold, I was left alone; these, where had they been?

And the truth was taken captive; and he that departed from evil was imprisoned: and the LORD saw it, and it was displeasing in his eyes because that which is right was lost.

So I said, "Oh, my dear people, put on sackcloth and roll in ashes. Mourn with painful sobs as though you had lost your only child. For any moment now that destructive army will come against us."

Stop oppressing foreigners who live in your land, children who have lost their fathers, and women who have lost their husbands. Stop killing innocent people in this land. Stop paying allegiance to other gods. That will only bring about your ruin.

Therefore thou shalt say unto them, This is the nation that did not hear the voice of the LORD their God, nor receive chastisement; the faith is lost and was cut off from their mouth.

I will gather them and bring them to an end. [This is]*The bracketed text has been added for clarity. the Lord's declaration. There will be no grapes on the vine, no figs on the fig tree, and even the leaf will wither. Whatever I have given them will be lost to them.

My tent is destroyed, and all my cords are broken: my sons were taken from me, and they are lost; there is no one to stretch forth my tent any more and to set up my curtains.

Then certain ones said, "Come, let's make plans against Jeremiah, for the law will never be lost from the priest, or counsel from the wise, or an oracle from the prophet. Come, let's denounce him and pay no attention to all his words."

And I will set up shepherds over them who will feed them. And they will fear no more nor be dismayed, neither will any be missing or lost, says the Lord.

"Therefore My heart wails for Moab like flutes; My heart also wails like flutes for the men of Kir-heres Therefore they have lost the abundance it produced.

Concerning Edom Thus says the LORD of hosts, "Is there no longer any wisdom in Teman? Has good counsel been lost to the prudent? Has their wisdom decayed?

My people hath been lost sheep: their shepherds have caused them to go astray, they have turned them away on the mountains: they have gone from mountain to hill, they have forgotten their restingplace.

Then I thought: My future is lost, as well as my hope from the Lord.

(Alef)Alas! Gold has lost its luster; pure gold loses value. Jewels are scattered on every street corner.

'Disaster will come upon disaster and rumor will be added to rumor; then they will seek a vision from a prophet, but the law will be lost from the priest and counsel from the elders.

Now when she saw that she had waited, and her hope was lost, then she took another of her whelps, and made him a young lion.

Therefore behold, I have stretched out My hand against you and will hand you over for a prey and a spoil to the nations, and I will cut you off from the peoples and will cause you to perish and be lost out of the countries; I will destroy you. Then will you know (understand and realize) that I am the Lord [the Sovereign Ruler, Who calls forth loyalty and obedient service].

They'll sing this mourning song for you: "How lost you are, you inhabited city, that was built in the middle of the sea! How famous you were! How strong on the sea! She and her inhabitants inflicted terror to everyone who lived within her."

The diseased have ye not strengthened, neither have ye healed that which was sick, neither have ye bound up that which was broken, neither have ye brought again that which was driven away, neither have ye sought that which was lost; but with force and with cruelty have ye ruled them.

My sheep were lost and wandered through all the mountains and upon every high hill; my flock was dispersed upon all the face of the earth, and there was no one to search for them or to require anything of them.

I will seek that which was lost, and bring again that which was driven away, and will bind up that which was broken, and will strengthen that which was sick: but I will destroy the fat and the strong; I will feed them with judgment.

Then he said unto me, Son of man, these bones are the whole house of Israel: behold, they say, Our bones are dried, and our hope is lost: we are cut off for our parts.

While the king watched the back of the hand as it was writing, his facial expression changed. Utterly frightened, he lost control of his own bowels and his knees knocked together.

"At this point the vision ended. As for me, Daniel, my thoughts continued to alarm me, and I lost my natural color, but I kept quiet about the matter."

and I was left alone to observe this magnificent vision. Nevertheless, no strength remained in me my face lost its color, and I became weak.

O Israel, thou hast caused thyself to become lost, but in me is thine help.

Be dismayed, you farmers! Cry aloud, you vintners, for the wheat and barley, because the harvest in your fields has been lost.

And flight shall be lost to the swift and refuge shall fail him; the strong shall not retain and confirm his strength, neither shall the mighty deliver himself.

I will turn your festivals into funerals, and all your songs into funeral dirges. I will make everyone wear funeral clothes and cause every head to be shaved bald. I will make you mourn as if you had lost your only son; when it ends it will indeed have been a bitter day.

For behold, I will command, and I will sift the house of Israel among all nations and cause it to move to and fro as grain is sifted in a sieve, yet shall not the least kernel fall upon the earth and be lost [from My sight].

But thou should not have looked on the day of thy brother in the day that he became a stranger; neither should thou have rejoiced over the sons of Judah in the day they were lost; neither should thou have spoken proudly in the day of distress.

And I will take out of [the Philistines'] mouths and from between their teeth the abominable idolatrous sacrifices eaten with the blood. And they too shall remain and be a remnant for our God, and they shall be like chieftains (the head over a thousand) in Judah, and Ekron shall be like one of the Jebusites [who at last were merged and had lost their identity in Israel].

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H6
אבד 
'abad 
Usage: 184

H9
אבדה 
'abedah 
Usage: 4

אדן אדון 
'adown 
Usage: 335

אדּיר 
'addiyr 
Usage: 27

אדני 
'Adonay 
Lord , lord , God
Usage: 438

אהב אהב 
'ahab 
Usage: 212

אהב 
'ahab 
Usage: 2

אהבה 
'ahabah 
Usage: 36

אוה 
'avah 
Usage: 26

אזן 
'ozen 
Usage: 187

אף 
'aph 
Usage: 134

אף 
'aph 
Usage: 276

ארבּה 
'arbeh 
Usage: 24

ארוּ 
'aruw (Aramaic) 
behold , lo
Usage: 5

ארך 
'arak 
Usage: 34

ארך 
'arek 
Usage: 15

ארך 
'arok 
Usage: 3

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

בּאשׁ 
Ba'ash 
Usage: 17

בּוּס 
Buwc 
Usage: 12

בּוּשׁ 
Buwsh 
Usage: 119

בּעלי בּמות 
Ba`aley Bamowth 
lords of the high places
Usage: 0

גּב 
Geb 
Usage: 1

גּבהּ 
Gobahh 
Usage: 17

גּבוהּ גּבהּ 
Gaboahh 
Usage: 37

גּבהוּת 
Gabhuwth 
Usage: 2

גּביר 
G@biyr 
Usage: 2

גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

גּרל גּורל 
Gowral 
lot
Usage: 77

גּעה 
Ga`ah 
low
Usage: 2

גּעל 
Ga`al 
Usage: 10

גּעל 
Go`al 
Usage: 1

דּד דּוד 
Dowd 
Usage: 61

דּלל 
Dalal 
Usage: 9

הא 
he' 
lo , behold
Usage: 2

הא הא 
he' (Aramaic) 
even , lo
Usage: 2

המה 
Hamah 
Usage: 34

הן 
hen 
lo, behold, if, or if, though
Usage: 99

הנּה 
Hinneh 
Behold, see, lo, here...I, and lo
Usage: 1060

זחח 
Zachach 
Usage: 2

זרא 
Zara' 
Usage: 1

חבב 
Chabab 
Usage: 1

חבל חבל 
Chebel 
Usage: 62

חגב 
Chagab 
Usage: 5

חזה 
Chazah 
Usage: 54

חזו 
Chezev (Aramaic) 
Usage: 12

חזק 
Chazaq 
Usage: 57

חזק 
Chazeq 
Usage: 1

חטא 
Chata' 
Usage: 238

חכה 
Chakah 
Usage: 14

חללה חלילה 
Chaliylah 
God forbid , far be it , be...far , Lord forbid ,
Usage: 20

חלץ 
Chalats 
Usage: 44

חלץ 
Chalats 
Usage: 10

חסד 
Checed 
Usage: 247

חסר 
Chacer 
Usage: 22

חרץ 
Charats (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

חשׁק 
Chashaq 
Usage: 11

ידיד 
Y@diyd 
Usage: 10

יהּ 
Yahh 
LORD , JAH
Usage: 49

יהוה 
Y@hovih 
GOD , LORD
Usage: 302

ירך 
Yarek 
Usage: 34

ישׁן 
Yashen 
Usage: 19

כּכר 
Kikkar 
Usage: 68

כּנע 
Kana` 
Usage: 36

כּסל 
Kecel 
Usage: 13

כּסף 
Kacaph 
Usage: 6

כּרע 
Kara` 
Usage: 36

לדבר לדבר לו דבר לא דבר 
Lo' D@bar 
Usage: 3

לאה 
La'ah 
Usage: 19

לא עמּי 
Lo' `Ammiy 
Usage: 1

לא רחמה 
Lo' Ruchamah 
Usage: 2

לג 
Log 
log
Usage: 5

לד 
Lod 
Lod
Usage: 4

לוט 
Lowt 
Lot
Usage: 33

לוטן 
Lowtan 
Usage: 7

לין לוּן 
Luwn 
lodge , murmur , ... the night , abide , remain , tarry , lodge in , continue , dwell , endure , grudge , left , lie , variant
Usage: 84

לחם 
Lechem 
Usage: 298

ללאה 
Lula'ah 
Usage: 13

מאס 
Ma'ac 
Usage: 76

מה מ־ מ־ מה מה 
Mah 
Usage: 751

מחלפה 
Machlaphah 
Usage: 2

מחמד 
Machmad 
Usage: 12

מטּה 
Mattah 
Usage: 19

מכך 
Makak 
Usage: 3

מלון 
Malown 
Usage: 8

מלוּנה 
M@luwnah 
Usage: 2

מנעל מנעוּל 
man`uwl 
Usage: 6

מסס 
Macac 
Usage: 21

מרא 
Mare' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 4

מראה 
Mar'eh 
Usage: 104

מראה 
Mar'ah 
Usage: 11

מרום 
Marowm 
Usage: 54

מתי 
Mathay 
Usage: 40



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