And Adam gave names to all cattle, and to the fowl of the air, and to every beast of the field; but for Adam there was not found a helper suitable for him.
And Judah sent the kid by the hand of his friend the Adullamite, to receive his pledge from the woman's hand: but he found her not.
In those days, and in that time, says the LORD, the iniquity of Israel shall be sought for, and there shall be none; and the sins of Judah, and they shall not be found: for I will pardon them whom I preserve.
I will make you a terror, and you shall be no more: though you are sought for, yet shall you never be found again, says the Lord GOD.
2 Samuel 17:20
And when Absalom's servants came to the woman at the house, they said, Where is Ahimaaz and Jonathan? And the woman said unto them, They are gone over the brook of water. And when they had sought and could not find them, they returned to Jerusalem.
2 Kings 2:17
And when they urged him till he was ashamed, he said, Send them. They sent therefore fifty men; and they sought three days, but found him not.
Therefore, behold, I will hedge up your way with thorns, and make a wall, so that she shall not find her paths.
And they smote the men that were at the door of the house with blindness, both small and great: so that they wearied themselves trying to find the door.
And it came to pass, that there went out some of the people on the seventh day to gather, and they found none.
And she shall follow after her lovers, but she shall not overtake them; and she shall seek them, but shall not find them: then shall she say, I will go and return to my first husband; for then was it better with me than now.
And they shall wander from sea to sea, and from the north even to the east, they shall run to and fro to seek the word of the LORD, and shall not find it.
Because narrow is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leads unto life, and few there be that find it.
But found none: yea, though many false witnesses came, yet found they none. At the last came two false witnesses,
And seeing a fig tree afar off having leaves, he came, if perhaps he might find anything thereon: and when he came to it, he found nothing but leaves; for the time of figs was not yet.
And the chief priests and all the council sought for witness against Jesus to put him to death; and found none.
And when they found him not, they turned back again to Jerusalem, seeking him.
And they entered in, and found not the body of the Lord Jesus.
And when they found not his body, they came, saying, that they had also seen a vision of angels, who said that he was alive.
You shall seek me, and shall not find me: and where I am, there you cannot come.
What manner of saying is this that he said, You shall seek me, and shall not find me: and where I am, there you cannot come?
Then said the Jews among themselves, Where will he go, that we shall not find him? will he go unto the dispersed among the Gentiles, and teach the Gentiles?
But when the officers came, and found them not in the prison, they returned, and told,
And when Herod had sought him, and found him not, he examined the guards, and commanded that they should be put to death. And he went down from Judea to Caesarea, and there abode.
And when they found them not, they drew Jason and certain brethren unto the rulers of the city, crying, These that have turned the world upside down are come here also;
What then? Israel has not obtained that which it seeks for; but the election has obtained it, and the rest were blinded
And Laban went into Jacob's tent, and into Leah's tent, and into the two maidservants' tents; but he found them not. Then went he out of Leah's tent, and entered into Rachel's tent.
Now Rachel had taken the images, and put them in the camel's saddle, and sat upon them. And Laban searched all the tent, but found them not.
And she said to her father, Let it not displease my lord that I cannot rise up before you; for the custom of women is upon me. And he searched, but found not the images.
Although you have searched all my goods, what have you found of all your household goods? set it here before my brethren and your brethren, that they may judge between us both.
They wandered in the wilderness in a solitary way; they found no city to dwell in.
As for the Almighty, we cannot find him out: he is excellent in power, and in judgment, and in abundant justice: he will not afflict.
They shall go with their flocks and with their herds to seek the LORD; but they shall not find him; he has withdrawn himself from them.
Then shall they call upon me, but I will not answer; they shall seek me early, but they shall not find me: