36 occurrences in 13 translations

'Speech' in the Bible

That people may understand a proverb and a figure of speech or an enigma with its interpretation, and the words of the wise and their dark sayings or riddles.

For the lips of an adulteress drip honey, and her speech is smoother than oil.

You are snared with the words of your lips, you are caught by the speech of your mouth.

Everything I have to say is just; there isn't anything corrupt or perverse in my speech.

Blessings are on the head of the righteous, but the speech of the wicked conceals violence.

Wisdom characterizes the speech of the discerning, but the rod is for the backs of those lacking discernment.

The speech of the righteous bears the fruit of wisdom, but the one who speaks perversion will be destroyed.

The lips of the righteous know what is pleasing, but the speech of the wicked is perverse.

With his speech the godless person destroys his neighbor, but by knowledge the righteous will be delivered.

The words of the wicked are a deadly ambush, but the speech of the upright rescues them.

An evil man is trapped by [his] rebellious speech, but the righteous escapes from trouble.

By his fruitful speech a man can remain satisfied, and a man's handiwork will reward him.

From the fruit of his speech a person eats good things, but the faithless desire the fruit of violence.

Kings take pleasure in righteous speech; they treasure a person who speaks what is upright.

Whoever practices evil pays attention to wicked speech, and the liar listens to malicious talk.

Whoever loves purity and gracious speech will gain the king as his friend.

By long forbearance and calmness of spirit a judge or ruler is persuaded, and soft speech breaks down the most bonelike resistance.

A hateful person disguises himself with his speech and harbors deceit within.

When his speech is charming, don't believe him; for there are seven abominations in his heart.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
אמר 
'emer 
Usage: 49

אמר 
'omer 
Usage: 6

אמרה אמרה 
'imrah 
Usage: 37

אשׁדּודית 
'Ashdowdiyth 
Usage: 1

המוּלּה המלּה 
Hamullah 
Usage: 2

חידה 
Chiydah 
Usage: 17

יהוּדית 
Y@huwdiyth 
Usage: 6

לקח 
Leqach 
Usage: 9

מדבּר 
Midbar 
Usage: 271

מלּה מלּה 
Millah 
Usage: 38

שׁמע 
Shema` 
Usage: 18

שׂפת שׂפה 
Saphah 
Usage: 176

ἐννεός 
Enneos 
Usage: 1

εὐλογία 
Eulogia 
Usage: 16

κωφός 
Kophos 
Usage: 11

λαλιά 
Lalia 
Usage: 3

λόγος 
Logos 
word , saying , account , speech , Word , thing , not tr ,
Usage: 256

Λυκαονιστί 
Lukaonisti 
Usage: 1

μογιλάλος 
Mogilalos 
Usage: 1

φιμόω 
Phimoo 
Usage: 4



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