15 occurrences in 12 translations

'Shadows' in the Bible

When Gaal saw the people, he said to Zebul, "Look, people are coming down from the mountaintops!" But Zebul said to him, "The shadows of the mountains look like men to you."

For we are aliens and vagrants in your presence, as were all of our ancestors. Our days on the earth pass away like shadows, and we have no hope.

When shadows began to fall on the gates of Jerusalem just before the Sabbath, I gave orders that the gates be closed and not opened until after the Sabbath. I posted some of my men at the gates, so that no goods could enter during the Sabbath day.

As a servant earnestly longs for the shade and the evening shadows, and as a hireling who looks for the reward of his work,

My face is red from my tears, and dark shadows encircle my eyelids,

For look, the wicked string the bow; they put the arrow on the bowstring to shoot from the shadows at the upright in heart.

In fact, people walk around as shadows. Surely, they busy themselves for nothing, heaping up possessions but not knowing who will get them.

Mountains were covered by its shadows, and the mighty cedars by its branches.

Until the day break, and the shadows flee away, turn, my beloved, and be thou like a roe or a young hart upon the mountains of Bether.

Until the day break, and the shadows flee away, I will get me to the mountain of myrrh, and to the hill of frankincense.

Prepare ye war against her; arise, and let us go up at noon. Woe unto us! for the day goeth away, for the shadows of the evening are stretched out.

In the shadows of the walls of Heshbon those trying to escape will stand helpless. For a fire will burst forth from Heshbon. Flames will shoot out from the former territory of Sihon. They will burn the foreheads of the people of Moab, the skulls of those war-loving people.

A day of doom and gloom, a day of clouds and shadows like the dawn spreads out to cover the mountains a people strong and robust. Never has there been anything like it, neither will anything follow to compare with it, even through the lifetime of generation upon generation."

That day will be filled with wrath, a day of trouble and tribulation, a day of desolation and devastation, a day of doom and gloom, a day of clouds and shadows,

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
טלל 
T@lal (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

צל 
Tsel 
Usage: 49

צלל 
Tsalal 
Usage: 2

צלל 
Tselel 
Usage: 4

צלמות 
Tsalmaveth 
Usage: 18

צלצל 
Ts@latsal 
Usage: 6

ἀποσκίασμα 
Aposkiasma 
Usage: 1

κατασκιάζω 
Kataskiazo 
Usage: 1

σκία 
Skia 
Usage: 6



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