57 occurrences in 8 translations

'Cling' in the Bible

And the Lord said to Moses and Aaron, Because you did not believe in (rely on, cling to) Me to sanctify Me in the eyes of the Israelites, you therefore shall not bring this congregation into the land which I have given them.

So shall no inheritance of the Israelites be transferred from tribe to tribe, for every one of the Israelites shall cling to the inheritance of the tribe of his fathers.

So shall no inheritance be transferred from one tribe to another, but each of the tribes of the Israelites shall cling to its own inheritance.

But you who did cling to Yahweh your God are all alive this day.

You are to fear the LORD your God and serve him. Cling to him and swear by his name.

"If you carefully observe all of these commands that I'm giving you to do to love the LORD your God, to walk in all his ways, and to cling to him,

"Nothing from that which is put under the ban shall cling to your hand, in order that the LORD may turn from His burning anger and show mercy to you, and have compassion on you and make you increase, just as He has sworn to your fathers,

The Lord will make pestilence cling to you until He has exterminated you from the land you are entering to possess.

He will afflict you again with all the diseases of Egypt, which you dreaded, and they will cling to you.

You'll cling to life, being fearful by both night and day, with no assurance of survival.

Love the LORD your God, obey his voice, and cling to him, because he is your life even your long life so that you may live in the land that the LORD promised to give Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob."

But take diligent heed to do the commandment and the law which Moses the servant of the Lord charged you: to love the Lord your God and to walk in all His ways and to keep His commandments and to cling to and unite with Him and to serve Him with all your heart and soul [your very life].

"But you are to cling to the LORD your God, as you have done to this day.

For if you turn away and cling to the rest of these nations remaining among you, and if you intermarry or associate with them and they with you,

Now therefore, please let my lord the king hear the words of his servant. If it is so that Yahweh has stirred you up against me, let him accept an offering. But if it is the children of men, they are cursed before Yahweh; for they have driven me out this day that I shouldn't cling to Yahweh's inheritance, saying, 'Go, serve other gods!'

But he did cling to the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat who caused Israel to sin, and he did not depart from it.

Therefore, Naaman's skin disease will cling to you and your descendants forever." So Gehazi went out from his presence diseased-[white] as snow.

He shall lean on his house, but it shall not stand. He shall cling to it, but it shall not endure.

My skin and my flesh cling to my bones; I have escaped by the skin of my teeth.

They are wet from mountain rains; without shelter, they cling to a rock.

The voices of the commanders-in-chief were hushed, and their tongues would cling to the roofs of their mouths."

at [the] flowing of [the] dust into a cast and [the] clods cling together?

They lock tightly together, one to the next; they cling together and cannot be separated.

Its flesh's folds of skin cling together; it is cast on it--it will not be moved.

For we have sunk down to the dust; our bodies cling to the ground.

I will not set anything godless before my eyes. I hate the doing of transgression; it will not cling to me.

Because of the sound of my sighing, my bones cling to my skin.

I cling to Your decrees; Lord, do not put me to shame.

Let my tongue cling to the roof of my mouth, if I do not remember you, if do not I exalt Jerusalem above my highest joy.

"At that time, seven women will cling tightly to one man and will make him this offer: "We'll provide our own bread. We'll provide our own clothes. Just let us marry you so we won't be stigmatized anymore.'"

For just as the belt clings tightly to a person's waist, so I've made all the people of Israel and all the people of Judah cling tightly to me,' declares the LORD. "I did this so that they would be my people, name, praise, and glory. But they wouldn't listen.'

And I will make your tongue cling to the roof of your mouth, and you will be silenced, and you will not be a reproving man for them, for they {are a rebellious house}.

I will put hooks in your jaws and make the fish of your streams cling to your scales. I will haul you up from the middle of your Nile, and all the fish of your streams will cling to your scales.

And [in] that you saw the iron was mixed with wet clay, [so] {they will mix in marriage} and they will not cling {to one another}, just as iron [does] not mix with clay.

"Many nations will cling to the LORD at that time and will become my people. I will live in your midst, and you will know that the LORD of the Heavenly Armies has sent me to you.

and when they come from market they will not eat without bathing first; and they have a good many other customs which they have received traditionally and cling to, such as the rinsing of cups and pots and of bronze utensils, and the washing of beds.)

You disregard and give up and ask to depart from you the commandment of God and cling to the tradition of men [keeping it carefully and faithfully].

"No servant can be in bondage to two masters. For either he will hate one and love the other, or else he will cling fast to one and scorn the other. You cannot be bondservants both of God and of gold."

Neither for these alone do I pray [it is not for their sake only that I make this request], but also for all those who will ever come to believe in (trust in, cling to, rely on) Me through their word and teaching,

"Don't cling to Me," Jesus told her, "for I have not yet ascended to the Father. But go to My brothers and tell them that I am ascending to My Father and your Father-to My God and your God."

and that upon re-visiting you I may be humbled by my God in your presence, and may have to mourn over many whose hearts still cling to their old sins, and who have not repented of the impurity, fornication, and gross sensuality, of which they have been guilty.

Those who cling to their old sins, and indeed all of you, I have forewarned and still forewarn (as I did on my second visit when present, so I do now, though absent)

I know where you live -- where Satan's throne is. Yet you continue to cling to my name and you have not denied your faith in me, even in the days of Antipas, my faithful witness, who was killed in your city where Satan lives.

Yet I have a few things against you, because you have with you some that cling to the teaching of Balaam, who taught Balak to put a stumbling-block in the way of the descendants of Israel--to eat what had been sacrificed to idols, and commit fornication.

So even you have some that cling in the same way to the teaching of the Nicolaitans.

Only that which you already possess, cling to until I come.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
אשׁכּל אשׁכּול 
'eshkowl 
Usage: 9

καθαρίζω 
Katharizo 
Usage: 18

Κλαύδιος 
Klaudios 
Usage: 3

περιβάλλω 
Periballo 
clothe , clothed with , array , array in , clothe in , cast about , put on
Usage: 15

אור 
'owr 
Usage: 122

אצל 
'etsel 
by , beside , by ... , near , at , with ... , from ... , against , close , to , toward , unto , with
Usage: 61

בּגד 
Beged 
Usage: 217

בּקיע 
B@qiya` 
Usage: 2

בּקע 
Baqa` 
cleave , ...up , divide , rent , ... out , break through , rend , breach , asunder , hatch , brake , burst , cleft , break forth , pieces , tare , tear , win
Usage: 51

בּר 
Bar 
Usage: 7

בּר 
Bor 
Usage: 6

בּרר 
Barar 
Usage: 17

גּדר 
Gadar 
Usage: 10

גּישׁ גּוּשׁo 
Guwsh 
Usage: 1

גּלום 
G@lowm 
Usage: 1

גּרע 
Gara` 
Usage: 22

דּבק 
Dabaq 
Usage: 54

דּבק 
D@baq (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

דּבק 
Dabeq 
Usage: 3

דּוה 
Daveh 
Usage: 5

המה 
Hamah 
Usage: 34

זוּר 
Zuwr 
Usage: 4

זך 
Zak 
Usage: 11

זכה 
Zakah 
Usage: 8

זכך 
Zakak 
be clean , pure , purer
Usage: 4

חגו 
Chagav 
Usage: 3

חזיז 
Chaziyz 
Usage: 3

חטא 
Chata' 
Usage: 238

חמיץ 
Chamiyts 
Usage: 1

חמר 
Chomer 
Usage: 31

חסף 
Chacaph (Aramaic) 
Usage: 9

חשׂף 
Chasaph 
Usage: 11

טהר טהור 
Tahowr 
Usage: 95

טהור 
T@howr 
Usage: 1

טהר 
Taher 
Usage: 94

טהר 
Tohar 
Usage: 4

טהרה 
Tohorah 
Usage: 13

טיט 
Tiyt 
mire , clay , dirt
Usage: 13

טלא 
Tala' 
Usage: 8

יבשׁ 
Yabesh 
Usage: 69

יקר 
Yaqar 
Usage: 36

כּסה 
Kacah 
Usage: 152

כּף 
Kaph 
Usage: 192

כּרבּל 
Karbel 
Usage: 1

לבשׁ לבוּשׁ 
L@buwsh 
Usage: 32

לבשׁ לבשׁ 
Labash 
Usage: 111

לבשׁ 
L@bash (Aramaic) 
Usage: 3

לוה 
Lavah 
Usage: 26

מגרפה 
Migraphah 
Usage: 1

מד מד 
Mad 
Usage: 13

מחא 
Macha' 
Usage: 3

מכבּר 
Makbar 
Usage: 1

מכסּה 
M@kacceh 
Usage: 4

מלט 
melet 
Usage: 1

מסגּרת 
Micgereth 
Usage: 17

מעבה 
Ma`abeh 
Usage: 2

מעיל 
M@`iyl 
Usage: 28

מעלה 
Ma`aleh 
Usage: 19

נקה 
Naqah 
Usage: 44

נקיא נקי 
Naqiy 
Usage: 43

נקּין נקּיון 
Niqqayown 
Usage: 5

נקרה 
N@qarah 
Usage: 2

נשׂא נשׂיא 
Nasiy' 
Usage: 134

סגר 
Cagar 
Usage: 93

סוּת 
Cuwth 
Usage: 1

סחבה 
C@chabah 
Usage: 2

סעיף 
Ca`iyph 
Usage: 6

שׂפח ספח 
Caphach 
Usage: 6

שׂפק ספק 
Caphaq 
Usage: 10

שׂתם סתם 
Catham 
stop , shut up , hidden , shut out , secret , close up
Usage: 14

סתר 
Cathar 
Usage: 81

עב 
`ab 
Usage: 32

עוּב 
`uwb 
cover with a cloud
Usage: 1

עטה 
`atah 
Usage: 17

ענן 
`anan (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

ענן 
`anan 
Usage: 87

עננה 
`ananah 
Usage: 1

עצם 
`atsam 
Usage: 20

ערוּץ 
`aruwts 
Usage: 1

ערפל 
`araphel 
Usage: 16

פּלח 
Palach 
Usage: 5

פּרסה 
Parcah 
Usage: 21

פּרר 
Parar 
Usage: 51

צדק 
Tsadaq 
Usage: 41

צח 
Tsach 
Usage: 4

צמּוּק 
Tsammuwq 
Usage: 4

צפד 
Tsaphad 
Usage: 1

רגב 
Regeb 
Usage: 2

שׂדד 
Sadad 
Usage: 3

שׁחק 
Shachaq 
Usage: 21

שׂלמה 
Salmah 
Usage: 16

שׂמלה 
Simlah 
Usage: 29

שׁסע 
Shaca` 
Usage: 9

שׁסע 
Sheca` 
Usage: 4

תּחרה 
Tacharah 
Usage: 2

תּלבּשׁת 
Talbosheth 
Usage: 1

תּמם 
Tamam 
Usage: 63

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