23 occurrences

'Best' in the Bible

And their father Israel said unto them, If it must be so now, do this; take of the best fruits in the land in your vessels, and carry down the man a present, a little balm, and a little honey, spices, and myrrh, nuts, and almonds:

The land of Egypt is before thee; in the best of the land make thy father and brethren to dwell; in the land of Goshen let them dwell: and if thou knowest any men of activity among them, then make them rulers over my cattle.

And Joseph placed his father and his brethren, and gave them a possession in the land of Egypt, in the best of the land, in the land of Rameses, as Pharaoh had commanded.

If a man shall cause a field or vineyard to be eaten, and shall put in his beast, and shall feed in another man's field; of the best of his own field, and of the best of his own vineyard, shall he make restitution.

All the best of the oil, and all the best of the wine, and of the wheat, the firstfruits of them which they shall offer unto the LORD, them have I given thee.

Out of all your gifts ye shall offer every heave offering of the LORD, of all the best thereof, even the hallowed part thereof out of it.

Therefore thou shalt say unto them, When ye have heaved the best thereof from it, then it shall be counted unto the Levites as the increase of the threshingfloor, and as the increase of the winepress.

And ye shall bear no sin by reason of it, when ye have heaved from it the best of it: neither shall ye pollute the holy things of the children of Israel, lest ye die.

This is the thing which the LORD doth command concerning the daughters of Zelophehad, saying, Let them marry to whom they think best; only to the family of the tribe of their father shall they marry.

He shall dwell with thee, even among you, in that place which he shall choose in one of thy gates, where it liketh him best: thou shalt not oppress him.

And he will take your fields, and your vineyards, and your oliveyards, even the best of them, and give them to his servants.

But Saul and the people spared Agag, and the best of the sheep, and of the oxen, and of the fatlings, and the lambs, and all that was good, and would not utterly destroy them: but every thing that was vile and refuse, that they destroyed utterly.

And Saul said, They have brought them from the Amalekites: for the people spared the best of the sheep and of the oxen, to sacrifice unto the LORD thy God; and the rest we have utterly destroyed.

And the king said unto them, What seemeth you best I will do. And the king stood by the gate side, and all the people came out by hundreds and by thousands.

Moreover the king made a great throne of ivory, and overlaid it with the best gold.

Look even out the best and meetest of your master's sons, and set him on his father's throne, and fight for your master's house.

And the maiden pleased him, and she obtained kindness of him; and he speedily gave her her things for purification, with such things as belonged to her, and seven maidens, which were meet to be given her, out of the king's house: and he preferred her and her maids unto the best place of the house of the women.

Behold, thou hast made my days as an handbreadth; and mine age is as nothing before thee: verily every man at his best state is altogether vanity. Selah.

And the roof of thy mouth like the best wine for my beloved, that goeth down sweetly, causing the lips of those that are asleep to speak.

I made the nations to shake at the sound of his fall, when I cast him down to hell with them that descend into the pit: and all the trees of Eden, the choice and best of Lebanon, all that drink water, shall be comforted in the nether parts of the earth.

The best of them is as a brier: the most upright is sharper than a thorn hedge: the day of thy watchmen and thy visitation cometh; now shall be their perplexity.

But the father said to his servants, Bring forth the best robe, and put it on him; and put a ring on his hand, and shoes on his feet:

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Epoikodomeo 
Usage: 8

חבט 
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כּתת 
Kathath 
Usage: 17

מקשׁה 
Miqshah 
Usage: 10

נתק 
Nathaq 
Usage: 27

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ἀγαπητός 
Agapetos 
Usage: 60

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ἄγω 
Ago 
bring , lead , go , bring forth , , vr bring
Usage: 55

ἀναθεματίζω 
Anathematizo 
Usage: 4

ἐπάγω 
Epago 
Usage: 3

θηρίον 
therion 
Usage: 46

κατάγω 
Katago 
Usage: 10

κατακαίω 
Katakaio 
Usage: 10

λύω 
Luo 
Usage: 28

προερέω 
Proereo 
Usage: 7

προσφέρω 
Prosphero 
offer , bring unto , bring to , bring , offer up , offer unto , offer to ,
Usage: 36

אוּלם 
'uwlam 
but , but truly , surely , very deed , howbeit , wherefore , truly , not translated
Usage: 18

אחר אחור 
'achowr 
Usage: 41

בּין 
Beyn 
Usage: 284

בּנה 
Banah 
Usage: 376

גּלל 
Galal 
because , ... sake , because of thee , for
Usage: 9

דּם 
Dam 
Usage: 359

דּקק 
Daqaq 
Usage: 13

הלם 
Halam 
Usage: 9

חבשׁ 
Chabash 
Usage: 33

חדר 
Cheder 
Usage: 38

חזה חזא 
Chaza' (Aramaic) 
see , saw , beheld , had , wont , beheld
Usage: 31

חשׂך 
Chasak 
Usage: 28

יבל 
Yabal 
Usage: 18

יונקת 
Yowneqeth 
Usage: 6

יפה 
Yapheh 
Usage: 41

כּליל 
Kaliyl 
Usage: 15

כּנע 
Kana` 
Usage: 36

כּפף 
Kaphaph 
Usage: 5

להט 
Lahat 
set on fire , burn up , burn , kindle , flaming
Usage: 11

מל מואל מול מוּל 
Muwl 
Usage: 35

מצוּר מצור 
Matsowr 
Usage: 26

מרה מר 
Mar 
Usage: 38

מריא 
M@riy' 
Usage: 8

מרורה מררה 
M@rorah 
Usage: 4

נאץ 
Na'ats 
Usage: 25

נבלה 
N@belah 
Usage: 48

נהג 
Nahag 
Usage: 31

נוּץ 
Nuwts 
Usage: 3

נפץ 
Naphats 
Usage: 22

סוּג 
Cuwg 
Usage: 14

עוּר 
`ivver 
Usage: 26

עות 
`avath 
Usage: 11

עיט 
`ayit 
Usage: 8

עולה עלה 
`olah 
Usage: 288

עלל 
`alal (Aramaic) 
bring in , come in , went in , bring , went , come
Usage: 11

עקב 
`eqeb 
because , reward , end , because , by , for , if
Usage: 15

פּנה 
Panah 
Usage: 134

פּצח 
Patsach 
Usage: 8

פּרק 
Paraq 
Usage: 10

פּרר 
Parar 
Usage: 51

צמח 
Tsemach 
Usage: 12

קדד 
Qadad 
bow...head , stoop , bow
Usage: 15

קדם קדם 
Qodam (Aramaic) 
before , before , of , him ,
Usage: 42

רק 
Raq 
only, surely, nothing but, except, but, in any wise
Usage: 107

רקמה 
Riqmah 
Usage: 12

רשׁף 
Resheph 
Usage: 7

שׁחה 
Shachah 
Usage: 171

שׁתּים שׁנים 
Sh@nayim 
Usage: 767

שׂרף 
Saraph 
Usage: 117

תּאשּׁוּר 
T@'ashshuwr 
Usage: 2

G12
ἄβυσσος 
Abussos 
Usage: 9

αἰώνιος 
Aionios 
Usage: 47

ἀλάβαστρον 
Alabastron 
Usage: 4

ἄμαχος 
amachos 
not a brawler , no brawler
Usage: 2

ἀπαγγέλλω 
Apaggello 
Usage: 40

ἄπιστος 
Apistos 
Usage: 17

ἀσχημονέω 
Aschemoneo 
Usage: 2

ἀτενίζω 
Atenizo 
Usage: 14

δέσμιος 
Desmios 
prisoner , be in bonds , in bonds
Usage: 16

διότι 
Dioti 
Usage: 18

εἰσάγω 
Eisago 
bring in , bring , lead
Usage: 9

εἰσφέρω 
Eisphero 
bring , bring in , lead
Usage: 5

ἐμπορεύομαι 
Emporeuomai 
buy and sell , make merchandise , vr buy and sell
Usage: 2

ἐξάγω 
Exago 
Usage: 12

ἐπιφέρω 
Epiphero 
Usage: 5

εὐαγγελίζω 
Euaggelizo 
Usage: 50

καίω 
Kaio 
Usage: 7

κατακαυχάομαι 
Katakauchaomai 
Usage: 4

κατενώπιον 
Katenopion 
before , in sight of , in sight , before the presence of
Usage: 5

καυχάομαι 
Kauchaomai 
Usage: 37

κλίνω 
Klino 
lay , bow , bow down , be far spent , turn to fight , wear away
Usage: 5

μαρτυρέω 
Martureo 
Usage: 58

οἰκοδομέω 
Oikodomeo 
build , edify , builder , build up , be in building , embolden
Usage: 22

ὄπίσω 
Opiso 
Usage: 20

παῤῥησιάζομαι 
Parrhesiazomai 
Usage: 9

πικραίνω 
Pikraino 
Usage: 4

πλήν 
Plen 
Usage: 11

πρίν 
Prin 
Usage: 7

προάγω 
Proago 
Usage: 15

πρόδηλος 
Prodelos 
Usage: 3

προκαταγγέλλω 
Prokataggello 
Usage: 4

προπέμπω 
Propempo 
Usage: 9

προσρήγνυμι 
Prosregnumi 
Usage: 0

προτείνω 
Proteino 
bind , vr bind
Usage: 1