19 occurrences in 12 translations

'Cheerful' in the Bible

Jezebel his wife said to him, "Now, you {rule} over Israel. Get up, eat food, and let your heart be {cheerful}. I myself will give you the vineyard of Naboth the Jezreelite."

If I were to say, "Let me forget my complaint,' change the expression on my face, and look cheerful,

All the days of the oppressed are miserable,but a cheerful heart has a continual feast.

The queen entered the banquet hall because of the words of the king and his nobles; the queen spoke and said, “O king, live forever! Do not let your thoughts alarm you or your face be pale.

Thus saith the LORD of hosts; The fast of the fourth month, and the fast of the fifth, and the fast of the seventh, and the fast of the tenth, shall be to the house of Judah joy and gladness, and cheerful feasts; therefore love the truth and peace.

For how great is his goodness, and how great is his beauty! corn shall make the young men cheerful, and new wine the maids.

Then all of them were encouraged and their spirits improved, and they also ate some food.

Great is my confidence in you; great is my pride and boasting on your behalf. I am filled [to the brim] with comfort; I am overflowing with joy in spite of all our trouble.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
נוּב 
Nuwb 
Usage: 4

εὔθυμος 
Euthumos 
Usage: 2

ἱλαρός 
Hilaros 
Usage: 1

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