And he spoke unto him yet again, and said, Peradventure there shall be forty found there. And he said, I will not do it for forty's sake.
thirty milk camels with their colts, forty cows and ten bulls, twenty she asses, and ten foals.
And thou shalt make forty sockets of silver under the twenty boards, two sockets under one board for its two tenons and two sockets under another board for its two tenons.
and their forty sockets of silver: two sockets under one board and two sockets under another board.
He also made the forty sockets of silver under the twenty boards: two sockets under one board for its two tenons and two sockets under another board for its two tenons.
with their forty sockets of silver: two sockets under one board, and two sockets under another board.
Forty stripes he may give him and not exceed lest if he should exceed and beat him above these with many stripes, then thy brother should be despised before thee.
And he had forty sons and thirty grandsons that rode on seventy he asses, and he judged Israel eight years.
And they were more than forty who had made this conspiracy.
But do not believe them, for more than forty of them lie in wait to ambush him, who have vowed under a curse that they will neither eat nor drink until they have killed him, and now they are ready, looking for a promise from thee.
2 Kings 2:24
And he turned back and looked on them and cursed them in the name of the LORD. And two bears came forth out of the forest and tore apart forty-two young men of them.
2 Kings 10:14
So he said, Take them alive. And after they took them alive, they slew them at the well of the shearing house, forty-two men, without leaving any of them.
And among the cities which ye shall give unto the Levites, there shall be six cities for refuge, which ye shall appoint so that the manslayer may flee there; and in addition to them ye shall give them forty-two cities.
peradventure there shall lack five of the fifty righteous: wilt thou destroy all the city for lack of five? And he said, If I find there forty-five, I will not destroy it.
1 Kings 7:3
And it was covered with cedar above upon the beams that lay on forty-five pillars, fifteen in a row.
So all the cities which ye shall give to the Levites shall be forty-eight cities, the cities with their suburbs.
All the cities of the Levites within the possession of the sons of Israel were forty-eight cities with their suburbs.
and said unto me, What seest thou? And I said, I have looked and behold a lampstand all of gold, with a bowl upon the top of it, and its seven lamps upon the lampstand, and seven pipes for the lamps, which are upon the top thereof: