Bears in the Bible (82 instances)

82 occurrences in 14 translations

'Bears' in the Bible

And God said, "Look--I am giving to you every plant [that] bears seed which [is] on the face of the whole earth, and every kind of tree {that bears fruit}. They shall be yours as food."

When Joseph's brothers saw that their father was dead, they said, "What if Joseph bears a grudge and wants to repay us in full for all the harm we did to him?"

If his master gives him a wife and she bears him sons or daughters, the wife and her children belong to her master, and the man must leave alone.

"If someone sins and without knowing [it] violates any of the Lord's commands concerning anything prohibited, he bears the consequences of his guilt.

And whoever bears any part of their carcase shall wash his clothes and be unclean until the evening.

And he that bears their carcase shall wash his clothes and be unclean until the evening; they are unclean unto you.

and he that eats of the carcase of it shall wash his clothes and be unclean until the evening; likewise he that bears the carcase of it shall wash his clothes and be unclean until the evening.

"Tell the Israelis that a woman who conceives and bears a son is unclean for seven days. Just like the days of her menstruation, she is unclean.

'But if she bears a female child, then she shall be unclean for two weeks, as in her menstruation; and she shall remain in the blood of her purification for sixty-six days.

'Then he shall offer it before the LORD and make atonement for her, and she shall be cleansed from the flow of her blood. This is the law for her who bears a child, whether a male or a female.

And whoever touches any thing that was under him shall be unclean until the evening, and he that bears any of those things shall wash his clothes and bathe himself in water and be unclean until the evening.

'If there is a man who takes his sister, his father's daughter or his mother's daughter, so that he sees her nakedness and she sees his nakedness, it is a disgrace; and they shall be cut off in the sight of the sons of their people. He has uncovered his sister's nakedness; he bears his guilt.

Did I conceive this entire people? Did I give birth to them, that you should say to me, 'Carry them in your arms, as a foster father bears a nursing child,' to the land which you swore to their fathers?

The first son she bears will carry on the name of the dead brother, so his name will not be blotted out from Israel.

the afterbirth that comes out from between her legs and the children she bears, because she will secretly eat them for lack of anything [else] during the siege and hardship your enemy imposes on you within your gates.

Beware lest there should be among you a man or woman, or family or tribe, whose [mind and] heart turns away this day from the Lord our God to go and serve the gods of these nations; lest there should be among you a [poisonous] root that bears gall and wormwood,

[and that] the whole land of it is sulfur, and salt, [and] a burning, [that] it is not sown, nor bears, nor any grass grows therein, like the overthrow of Sodom and Gomorrah, Admah and Zeboiim, which Yahweh overthrew in his anger, and in his wrath:

As an eagle stirs up her nest, flutters over her young, spreads abroad her wings, takes them, bears them on her wings,

Your servant has killed lions and bears; this uncircumcised Philistine will be like one of them, for he has defied the armies of the living God."

He called out and told the king. The king said, "If he's alone, he bears good news." As the first runner came closer,

And he turned back, and looked on them, and cursed them in the name of the LORD. And there came forth two she bears out of the wood, and tare forty and two children of them.

And thou hast filled me with wrinkles, which is a witness against me: and my leanness rising up in me bears witness to my face.

"Do you know the time when the mountain goats give birth? Do you watch when the doe bears fawns?

The speech of the righteous bears the fruit of wisdom, but the one who speaks perversion will be destroyed.

The wicked covets the proceeds of evil, but the root of the righteous {bears fruit}.

A wise man suspects danger and cautiously avoids evil, but the fool bears himself insolently and is [presumptuously] confident.

A person with great anger bears the penalty; if you rescue him, you'll have to do it again.

Thy teeth are as a flock of sheep which go up from the washing, of which every one bears twins, and there is not one barren among them.

The expression of their faces bears witness against them, And they display their sin like Sodom; They do not even conceal it Woe to them! For they have brought evil on themselves.

At that time tribute will be brought to the LORD of the Heavenly Armies from a tall and smooth-skinned people, from a people feared far and wide, a nation that metes out punishment and oppresses, whose land the rivers divide, to Mount Zion, the place that bears the name of the LORD.

We roar all like bears, and mourn sore like doves: we look for judgment, but there is none; for salvation, but it is far off from us.

For I heard a voice like an ill woman, anxiety like [a woman who] bears her first child, the voice of the daughter of Zion. She is gasping for breath, she is spreading out her hands: "Woe is me, for I am becoming tired before killers."

For I am already bringing disaster on the city that bears My name, so how could you possibly go unpunished? You will not go unpunished, for I am summoning a sword against all the inhabitants of the earth"-[this is] the declaration of the Lord of Hosts.

Even the jackal bears the beast and nurses their cubs; [but] the daughter of my people has become ruthless, like ostriches in the wilderness.

"Israel, the overgrown vine, bears fruit like itself; the more fruitful they become, the more altars they build. The better the land, the more ornate the stone idols.

Be not afraid, you wild beasts of the field, for the pastures of the wilderness have sprung up and are green; the tree bears its fruit, and the fig tree and the vine yield their [full] strength.

If one bears holy flesh in the skirt of his garment, and with his skirt touches bread or pottage or wine, or oil or any food, shall it be made holy? And the priests answered and said, No.

But he that is sown upon the good ground this is he who hears and understands the word, who bears fruit also, and produces, one a hundred, one sixty, and one thirty.

for which reason that piece of ground received the name, which it still bears, of 'the Field of Blood.'

The earth bears fruit of itself, first the blade, then an ear, then full corn in the ear.

They said to her, "But none of your relatives bears this name."

"For no good tree bears bad fruit, nor again does a bad tree bear good fruit,

and if it bears fruit next year, fine; but if not, cut it down.'"

"What He has seen and heard, of that He testifies; and no one receives His testimony.

It is another who bears witness concerning me, and I know that the witness which he bears concerning me is true.

And he who saw it bears witness, and his witness is true, and he knows that he says true that ye also may believe.

This is the disciple who bears witness concerning these things, and who has written these things; and we know that his witness is true.

as also the high priest bears me witness, and all the elderhood: from whom also, having received letters to the brethren, I went to Damascus to bring those also who were there, bound, to Jerusalem, to be punished.

They show that the work of the law is written in their hearts, as their conscience bears witness and their conflicting thoughts accuse or else defend them,

So too the [Holy] Spirit comes to our aid and bears us up in our weakness; for we do not know what prayer to offer nor how to offer it worthily as we ought, but the Spirit Himself goes to meet our supplication and pleads in our behalf with unspeakable yearnings and groanings too deep for utterance.

I am telling the truth in Christ--[I am] not lying; my conscience bears witness to me in the Holy Spirit--

But now I am writing you not to associate with anyone who bears the name of brother who is sexually immoral or greedy, an idolater or a reviler, a drunkard or a swindler. Do not even eat with such a person.

For if I pray in an [unknown] tongue, my spirit [by the Holy Spirit within me] prays, but my mind is unproductive [it bears no fruit and helps nobody].

These things are illustrations, for the women represent the two covenants. One is from Mount Sinai and bears children into slavery-this is Hagar.

But if [that same soil] persistently bears thorns and thistles, it is considered worthless and near to being cursed, whose end is to be burned.

And this becomes more plainly evident when another Priest arises Who bears the likeness of Melchizedek,

And the Holy Spirit also bears us witness of it; for after what was said:

For this finds favor, if for the sake of conscience toward God a person bears up under sorrows when suffering unjustly.

But he who keeps (treasures) His Word [who bears in mind His precepts, who observes His message in its entirety], truly in him has the love of and for God been perfected (completed, reached maturity). By this we may perceive (know, recognize, and be sure) that we are in Him:

This is he that came by water and blood, Jesus the Christ; not by water only, but by water and blood. And it is the Spirit that bears witness, for the Spirit is the truth.

So that no one will have power to buy or sell unless he bears the stamp (mark, inscription), [that is] the name of the beast or the number of his name.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
דּוב דּב 
Dob 
Usage: 12

דּב 
Dob (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

זקן 
Zaqan 
Usage: 19

זרע 
Zara` 
Usage: 56

ילד 
Yalad 
Usage: 497

כּוּל 
Kuwl 
Usage: 38

נטיל 
N@tiyl 
Usage: 1

נסה נשׂא 
Nasa' 
Usage: 653

סבל 
Cabal 
Usage: 9

סבּל 
Cabbal 
Usage: 5

ענה 
`anah 
Usage: 329

פּרה 
Parah 
Usage: 29

צמח 
Tsamach 
Usage: 33

שׂפם 
Sapham 
Usage: 5

תּאם 
Ta'am 
Usage: 6

αἴρω 
Airo 
take up , take away , take , away with , lift up , bear ,
Usage: 52

ἀναφέρω 
Anaphero 
offer up , bear , offer , bring up , lead up , carry up
Usage: 10

ἀνέχομαι 
Anechomai 
suffer , bear with , forbear , endure
Usage: 12

ἀντοφθαλμέω 
Antophthalmeo 
bear up into
Usage: 1

ἄρκτος 
Arktos 
Usage: 1

βαστάζω 
Bastazo 
bear , carry , take up
Usage: 18

γεννάω 
Gennao 
begat , be born , bear , gender , bring forth , be delivered ,
Usage: 84

ἐκφέρω 
Ekphero 
Usage: 6

καρποφορέω 
Karpophoreo 
Usage: 4

μακροθυμέω 
Makrothumeo 
Usage: 7

μαρτυρέω 
Martureo 
Usage: 58

περιφέρω 
Periphero 
Usage: 5

ποιέω 
Poieo 
do , make , bring forth , commit , cause , work , show , bear , keep , fulfil , deal , perform , not tr , , vr do
Usage: 372

στέγω 
Stego 
Usage: 4

συμμαρτυρέω 
Summartureo 
Usage: 4

συνεπιμαρτυρέω 
sunepimartureo 
Usage: 1

τεκνογονέω 
Teknogoneo 
Usage: 1

τίκτω 
Tikto 
bring forth , be delivered , be born , be in travail , bear
Usage: 18

ὑποφέρω 
Hupophero 
Usage: 3

φέρω 
Phero 
Usage: 45

φορέω 
Phoreo 
Usage: 5

ψευδομαρτυρέω 
Pseudomartureo 
Usage: 3



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