61 occurrences

'Clothes' in the Bible

Then Reuben returned to the pit and, behold, Joseph was not in the pit. And he tore his clothes.

So she removed the clothes of her widowhood and covered [herself] with the veil and disguised herself. And she sat at the entrance to Eynayim, which [is] on the way to Timnah, for she saw that Shelah was grown but she had not been given to him as a wife.

Then they tore their clothes, and each one loaded his donkey and they returned to the city.

And Yahweh said to Moses, "Go to the people and consecrate them today and tomorrow. They must wash their clothes,

And Moses went down from the mountain to the people, and he consecrated the people, and they washed their clothes.

And I have led you forty years in the desert; your clothes [have] not worn out {on you}, and your sandal has not worn out {on your foot}.

And Joshua tore his clothes and fell to the ground on his face before the ark of Yahweh until the evening, he and the elders of Israel; and they put dust on their heads.

The sandals on their feet [were] patched and old, their clothes [were] old, and their food was dry and crumbled.

These [are] the wineskins that we filled new, but look, they have burst; and these [are] our clothes and sandals that have worn out from the very long journey."

Ehud made for himself a short, {two-edged} sword (a cubit in length), and he fastened it under his clothes on his right thigh.

And the moment he saw her, he tore his clothes and said, "Ah! My daughter, you have caused me to bow down, and you have become my trouble. {I made an oath} to Yahweh, and I cannot take [it] back."

And Micah said to him, "Stay with me and be to me a father and a priest, and I will give to you ten pieces of silver a year, a set of clothes, and your food." So the Levite went [with him].

A man of Benjamin ran from the battle line and came [to] Shiloh that same day, and his clothes [were] torn and earth [was] on his head.

Then Michal took the household god and put it on the bed and put a quilt of goat's hair at its head and covered [it] with the clothes.

He also stripped [off] his clothes and prophesied before Samuel. He lay naked all that day and all night. Therefore they say, "[Is] Saul also among the prophets?"

So Saul disguised himself and put on other clothes, and he went {with two of his men}. And they came to the woman [by] night and he said, "Please consult a spirit for me through {the ritual pit}, and bring up for me [the one] whom I tell you."

On the third day, a man came from the camp from [being with] Saul, with his clothes torn and with dirt on his head. {When he came} to David, he fell to the ground and bowed down.

David grabbed [at] his clothes and tore them, [as did] all of the men who [were] with him.

Now, Mephibosheth the son of Saul came down to meet the king; he had not taken care of his feet nor trimmed his moustache nor washed his clothes from the day the king left until the day he came back in peace.

while Elisha [was] watching and crying out, "My father, my father; the chariot of Israel and its horsemen!" But he could not see him any longer, and he grasped his clothes and tore them in two pieces.

It happened that when the king of Israel read the letter, he tore his clothes and said, "Am I God to cause death or to give life? This man [is] sending a man to me to cure his disease. Indeed! But know and see that he seeks an opportunity against me."

It happened that as soon as Elisha the man of God heard that the king of Israel had torn his clothes, he sent to the king, saying, "Why did you tear your clothes? Please may he come to me, that he might know that there is a prophet in Israel."

Then he said to him, "Did not my heart go [with you] as the man turned from on his chariot to meet you? [Is] it time to take silver, clothes, olive orchards, vineyards, sheep, oxen, male slaves, and female slaves?

It happened that when the king heard the words of the woman, he tore his clothes. Now he had been walking on the wall, and the people saw, and behold, sackcloth was over his flesh underneath.

When these who had the skin disease came to the edge of the camp, they went into a certain tent and they ate, drank, and took from there silver and gold and clothes. Then they went and hid [them], then returned and came to another tent, and they took from there and went and hid [them].

and they went after them to the Jordan. Look, all of the way [was] littered with clothes and equipment which [the] Arameans had thrown away in their haste. Then the messengers returned and told the king.

She looked, and there was the king standing by the pillar according to the custom. The commanders and the trumpeters [were] by the king, and all of the people of the land were rejoicing and blowing on the trumpets. Athaliah tore her clothes and she called, "Treason, treason!"

Eliakim the son of Hilkiah who was over the palace, and Shebna the secretary, and Joah the son of Asaph the recorder came to Hezekiah [with] torn clothes, and they told him the words of the chief commander.

It happened that when King Hezekiah heard, he tore his clothes and covered himself with sackcloth and went [to] the temple of Yahweh.

When the king heard the words of the scroll of the Torah, he tore his clothes.

because you have a responsive heart, and you humbled yourself before Yahweh when you heard how I spoke against this place and against its inhabitants to become a desolation and a curse, and you have torn your clothes and wept before my face, I have also heard, declares Yahweh.

So he changed the clothes of his imprisonment, and he ate food continually in his presence all the days of his life.

So neither I nor my brothers nor my young men nor the men of the guard who were behind me took off our clothes. Each one [kept] his weapon [even] in the water.

Mordecai learned all that had been done and he tore his clothes and put on sackcloth and ashes. And he went through the middle of the city and cried out a loud and bitter cry;

And it happened, on the third day, and Esther put on royal clothes, and she stood in the inner courtyard of the {king's palace}, opposite the {king's palace}; the king [was] sitting on his royal throne in the {throne room} opposite the doorway of the palace.

then you plunge me into the [slime] pit, and my clothes abhor me.

"Indeed, you have required a pledge from your family for nothing, and you have stripped off [the] clothes of [the] naked.

Yahweh is king; he clothes himself with majesty. Yahweh clothes himself; he girds himself with might. Yes, [the] world is established [so that] it will not be moved.

Can a man carry fire in his lap, and his clothes not burn?

So Ebed-melech took the men {with him} and went [to] the palace of the king, to [a place] beneath the storehouse, and he took from there {rags} and {worn-out clothes}. And he let them down into the pit by ropes to Jeremiah.

Then Ebed-melech the Cushite said to Jeremiah, "Please put {the rags} and {worn-out clothes} under the joints of your arms under the ropes," and Jeremiah did so.

And you took from your clothes and you made for yourself colorful shrines, and you prostituted on them; {this had not happened before}, and it {will not continue to happen}.

And you took the clothes of your beautiful finished cloth, and you covered them and my oil and my incense you set {before them}.

And I will give you into their hand, and they will demolish your mound, and they will break down your high places, and they will strip you of your clothes, and they will take {your beautiful jewelry}, and they will leave you naked and bare.

And they will strip you [of] your clothes, and they will take {your splendid jewelry}.

You have sown much but have harvested little. You have eaten without [being] satisfied; {you have drunk without being satiated}; you have worn clothes without [being] warm; the one who earns wages puts it in {a pouch with holes}.'

And he said to him, 'Friend, how did you come in here, not having wedding clothes?' But {he could say nothing}.

And when they had mocked him, they stripped him of the military cloak and put his [own] clothes on him, and led him away in order to crucify [him].

And the high priest tore his clothes [and] said, "What further need do we have of witnesses?

And when they had mocked him, they stripped him of the purple cloak and put his own clothes on him, and they led him out so that they could crucify him.

And they crucified him and divided his clothes among themselves [by] casting lots for them [to see] who should take what.

And [as] he got out on the land, a certain man from the town met [him] who had demons and for a considerable time had not worn clothes and did not live in a house, but among the tombs.

But if God clothes the grass in the field in this way, [although it] is [here] today and tomorrow is thrown into the oven, how much more [will he do so for] you, you of little faith?

Truly, truly I say to you, when you were young, you tied [your clothes] around yourself and walked wherever you wanted. But when you grow old, you will stretch out your hands, and someone else will tie you up and carry [you] where you do not want [to go].

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

בּגד 
Beged 
Usage: 217

גּלום 
G@lowm 
Usage: 1

דּוה 
Daveh 
Usage: 5

כּסה 
Kacah 
Usage: 152

כּרבּל 
Karbel 
Usage: 1

לבשׁ לבוּשׁ 
L@buwsh 
Usage: 32

לבשׁ לבשׁ 
Labash 
Usage: 111

לבשׁ 
L@bash (Aramaic) 
Usage: 3

מד מד 
Mad 
Usage: 13

מכבּר 
Makbar 
Usage: 1

מכסּה 
M@kacceh 
Usage: 4

סוּת 
Cuwth 
Usage: 1

שׂלמה 
Salmah 
Usage: 16

שׂמלה 
Simlah 
Usage: 29

תּלבּשׁת 
Talbosheth 
Usage: 1

ἀμφιέννυμι 
amphiennumi 
Usage: 0

ἐγκομβόομαι 
Egkomboomai 
be clothed with
Usage: 1

ἐνδιδύσκω 
Endidusko 
wear , clothe with
Usage: 1

ἔνδυμα 
Enduma 
Usage: 2

ἐνδύω 
Enduo 
put on , clothed with , clothed in , have on , clothe with , be endued , arrayed in , be clothed , vr put on
Usage: 23

ἐπενδύομαι 
Ependuomai 
Usage: 2

ἐσθής 
Esthes 
Usage: 6

ἱματίζω 
himatizo 
Usage: 2

ἱμάτιον 
himation 
Usage: 44

ὀθόνιον 
Othonion 
Usage: 5

ῥάκος 
Rhakos 
Usage: 0

σινδών 
sindon 
Usage: 6

σπαργανόω 
Sparganoo 
Usage: 2

στολή 
Stole 
Usage: 5

χιτών 
Chiton 
Usage: 7