But their plot became known to Saul. And they watched also the gates both day and night, that they might kill him;
Blessed is the man that heareth me, watching daily at my gates, waiting at the posts of my doors.
2 Kings 7:3
And there were four leprous men at the entrance of the gate, and they said one to another, Why do we abide here until we die?
And all the king's servants that were in the king's gate bowed and did Haman reverence, for the king had so commanded concerning him. But Mordecai bowed not, nor did him reverence.
And he shall flee unto one of those cities and stand at the entrance of the city-gate, and shall declare his matter in the ears of the elders of that city; and they shall take him into the city unto them, and give him a place, that he may dwell among them.
And Daniel requested of the king, and he appointed Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego over the administration of the province of Babylon. And Daniel was in the gate of the king.
And it shall come to pass that thy choicest valleys shall be full of chariots, and the horsemen shall set themselves in array at the gate.