Abraham spoke to him again, "What if forty are found there?" He replied, "I will not do it for the sake of the forty."
thirty female camels with their young, forty cows and ten bulls, and twenty female donkeys and ten male donkeys.
and you are to make forty silver bases to go under the twenty frames -- two bases under the first frame for its two projections, and likewise two bases under the next frame for its two projections;
and their forty silver bases, two bases under the first frame, and two bases under the next frame.
He made forty silver bases under the twenty frames -- two bases under the first frame for its two projections, and likewise two bases under the next frame for its two projections,
and their forty silver bases, two bases under the first frame and two bases under the next frame.
The judge may sentence him to forty blows, but no more. If he is struck with more than these, you might view your fellow Israelite with contempt.
He had forty sons and thirty grandsons who rode on seventy donkeys. He led Israel for eight years.
There were more than forty of them who formed this conspiracy.
So do not let them persuade you to do this, because more than forty of them are lying in ambush for him. They have bound themselves with an oath not to eat or drink anything until they have killed him, and now they are ready, waiting for you to agree to their request."
2 Kings 2:24
When he turned around and saw them, he called God's judgment down on them. Two female bears came out of the woods and ripped forty-two of the boys to pieces.
2 Kings 10:14
He said, "Capture them alive!" So they captured them alive and then executed all forty-two of them in the cistern at Beth Eked. He left no survivors.
the men of the family of Azmaveth: 42;
Now from these towns that you will give to the Levites you must select six towns of refuge to which a person who has killed someone may flee. And you must give them forty-two other towns.
what if there are five less than the fifty godly people? Will you destroy the whole city because five are lacking?" He replied, "I will not destroy it if I find forty-five there."
1 Kings 7:3
The roof above the beams supported by the pillars was also made of cedar; there were forty-five beams, fifteen per row.
"So the total of the towns you will give the Levites is forty-eight. You must give these together with their grazing lands.
The Levites received within the land owned by the Israelites forty-eight cities in all and their grazing areas.
He asked me, "What do you see?" I replied, "I see a menorah of pure gold with a receptacle at the top and seven lamps, with fourteen pipes going to the lamps.