18 occurrences in 13 translations

'Yes' in the Bible

I told myself, "I have become greater and wiser than anyone who ruled before me in Jerusalem yes, I have acquired a great deal of wisdom and knowledge."

For all his days are sorrows, and his travail is grief; yes, even in the night his heart takes no rest. This also is vanity.

For that which befalls the sons of men befalls beasts; even [in the end] one thing befalls them both. As the one dies, so dies the other. Yes, they all have one breath and spirit, so that a man has no preeminence over a beast; for all is vanity (emptiness, falsity, and futility)!

Yes, better than them both is him who has not yet been, who has not seen the evil work that is done under the sun.

Here is one alone -- "no one with him; he neither has child nor brother. Yet there is no end to all his labor, neither is his eye satisfied with riches, neither does he ask, For whom do I labor and deprive myself of good? This is also vanity (emptiness, falsity, and futility); yes, it is a painful effort and an unhappy business.

For out of prison he came forth to be king; yes, even in his kingdom he was born poor.

Yes, it saw not the sun, and it had no knowledge; it is better with this than with the other.

Yes, though he live a thousand years twice told, and yet fails to enjoy good, don't all go to one place?

Wisdom is as good as an inheritance, yes, more excellent it is for those [the living] who see the sun.

In the day of prosperity be joyful, and in the day of adversity consider; yes, God has made the one side by side with the other, to the end that man should not find out anything after him.

It is good that you should take hold of this. Yes, also from that don't withdraw your hand; for he who fears God will come forth from them all.

Then I saw all the work of God, that man cannot find out the work that is done under the sun -- "because however much a man may toil in seeking, yet he will not find it out; yes, more than that, though a wise man thinks and claims he knows, yet will he not be able to find it out.

This is an evil in all that is done under the sun, that there is one event to all: yes also, the heart of the sons of men is full of evil, and madness is in their heart while they live, and after that they go to the dead.

Yes also, when the fool walks by the way, his understanding fails him, and he says to everyone that he is a fool.

Give a portion to seven, yes, even [divide it] to eight, for you know not what evil may come upon the earth.

Yes, if a man should live many years, let him rejoice in them all; yet let him [seriously] remember the days of darkness, for they will be many. All that comes is vanity (emptiness, falsity, vainglory, and futility)!

yes, they shall be afraid of heights, and terrors will be in the way; and the almond tree shall blossom, and the grasshopper shall be a burden, and desire shall fail; because man goes to his everlasting home, and the mourners go about the streets:

Further, because the Preacher was wise, he still taught the people knowledge. Yes, he pondered, sought out, and set in order many proverbs.

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Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אמשׁ 
'emesh 
Usage: 5

אתמוּל אתמול אתמול 
'ethmowl 
Usage: 8

תּמל תּמול 
T@mowl 
Usage: 22

ναί 
Nai 
yea , even so , yes , truth , verily , surely
Usage: 24

χθές 
Chthes 
Usage: 3



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