74 occurrences in 14 translations

'Answer' in the Bible

And the Lord said to the Satan, Where do you come from? And the Satan said in answer, From wandering this way and that on the earth, and walking about on it.

And the Satan said in answer to the Lord, Is it for nothing that Job is a god-fearing man?

And the Lord said to the Satan, Where do you come from? And the Satan said in answer, From wandering this way and that on the earth, and walking about on it.

And the Satan said in answer to the Lord, Skin for skin, all a man has he will give for his life.

Job made answer and said,

And Eliphaz the Temanite made answer and said,

Call now, if there be any that will answer thee; and to which of the saints wilt thou turn?

And Job made answer and said,

If only I might have an answer to my prayer, and God would give me my desire!

Then Bildad the Shuhite made answer and said,

And Job made answer and said,

How much less shall I answer him, and choose out my words to reason with him?

Whom, though I were righteous, yet would I not answer, but I would make supplication to my judge.

"Were I to be summoned, and he were to answer me, I wouldn't even believe that he was listening to what I have to say.

Then Zophar the Naamathite made answer and said,

And Job made answer and said,

I am to be one that is a derision to his friend, I who call upon +God, and whom he will answer: a derision is the just upright man.

Then call thou, and I will answer: or let me speak, and answer thou me.

Thou shalt call, and I will answer thee: thou wilt have a desire to the work of thine hands.

And Eliphaz the Temanite made answer and said,

Does a wise man answer with empty counsel or fill himself with the hot east wind?

And Job made answer and said,

"Is there no limit to windy words? Or what plagues you that you answer?

If I speak [to you miserable comforters], my sorrow is not soothed or lessened; and if I refrain [from speaking], in what way am I eased? [I hardly know whether to answer you or be silent.]

It has come up as a witness against me, and the wasting of my flesh makes answer to my face.

Then Bildad the Shuhite made answer and said,

And Job made answer and said,

I called my servant, and he gave me no answer; I intreated him with my mouth.

Then Zophar the Naamathite made answer and said,

Therefore do my thoughts cause me to answer, and for this I make haste.

I have heard the check of my reproach, and the spirit of my understanding causeth me to answer.

Then Job made answer and said,

Then Eliphaz the Temanite made answer and said,

And Job made answer and said,

I would know the words which he would answer me, and understand what he would say unto me.

Then Bildad the Shuhite made answer and said,

Then Job made answer and said,

I cry out to You for help, but You do not answer me; when I stand up, You [merely] look at me.

What then shall I do when God riseth up? and when he visiteth, what shall I answer him?

Oh that one would hear me! behold, my desire is, that the Almighty would answer me, and that mine adversary had written a book.

So these three men ceased to answer Job, because he was righteous in his own eyes.

Also against his three friends was his wrath kindled, because they had found no answer, and yet had condemned Job.

When Elihu saw that there was no answer in the mouth of these three men, then his wrath was kindled.

And Elihu, the son of Barachel the Buzite, made answer and said, I am young, and you are very old, so I was in fear, and kept myself from putting my knowledge before you.

Indeed, I paid close attention to you all, but none of you were able to refute Job or answer his arguments convincingly.

Now he hath not directed his words against me: neither will I answer him with your speeches.

Job's friends are dismayed and can no longer answer; words have left them.

Should I continue to wait now that they are silent, now that they stand [there] and no longer answer?

I said, I will answer also my part, I also will shew mine opinion.

I will speak, that I may be refreshed: I will open my lips and answer.

If thou canst answer me, set thy words in order before me, stand up.

Behold, in this thou art not just: I will answer thee, that God is greater than man.

Why do you contend against him, that he does not answer all a person's words?

If thou hast any thing to say, answer me: speak, for I desire to justify thee.

And Elihu made answer and said,

And Elihu made answer and said,

I will answer thee, and thy companions with thee.

Surely God will refuse to answer [the cry which is] vanity (vain and empty -- "instead of abiding trust); neither will the Almighty regard it -- "

The Mighty! we have not found Him out, High in power and judgment, He doth not answer! And abundant in righteousness,

And the Lord made answer to Job out of the storm-wind, and said,

Gird up now thy loins like a man; for I will demand of thee, and answer thou me.

And Jehovah doth answer Job, and saith: --

Shall he that contendeth with the Almighty instruct him? he that reproveth God, let him answer it.

And Job said in answer to the Lord,

Once have I spoken; but I will not answer: yea, twice; but I will proceed no further.

Then the Lord made answer to Job out of the storm-wind, and said,

Get ready to answer Me like a man; When I question you, you will inform Me.

And Job said in answer to the Lord,

You said, 'Pay attention, and I will speak; I will question you, and you will answer me.'

Bible Theasaurus

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Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אמר 
'emer 
Usage: 49

מלּה מלּה 
Millah 
Usage: 38

מענה 
Ma`aneh 
Usage: 8

עמּה 
`ummah 
Usage: 32

ענה 
`anah 
Usage: 329

ענה 
`anah (Aramaic) 
Usage: 30

פּתגּם 
Pithgam (Aramaic) 
Usage: 6

שׁוּב 
Shuwb 
Usage: 1058

תּוּב 
Tuwb (Aramaic) 
Usage: 8

תּשׁבה תּשׁוּבה 
T@shuwbah 
Usage: 8

ἀνταποκρίνομαι 
Antapokrinomai 
Usage: 2

ἀντίλεγω 
Antilego 
Usage: 10

ἀποκρίνομαι 
Apokrinomai 
Usage: 231

ἀπόκρισις 
Apokrisis 
Usage: 4

ἀπολογέομαι 
Apologeomai 
Usage: 8

ἀπολογία 
Apologia 
Usage: 8

ἐπερώτημα 
Eperotema 
Usage: 1

συστοιχέω 
Sustoicheo 
answer to
Usage: 1

ὑπολαμβάνω 
Hupolambano 
Usage: 4

χρηματισμός 
Chrematismos 
answer of God
Usage: 1



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