30 occurrences in 12 translations

'Commotion' in the Bible

Eli heard the outcry and asked, “Why this commotion?” The man quickly came and reported to Eli.

While Saul was still speaking to the priest, the commotion in the Philistine camp increased more and more, and Saul told the priest, "Remove your hand."

The king said, "[Is] it peace for the young man Absalom?" Ahimaaz said, "I saw the great commotion when Joab the servant of the king sent your servant, but I do not know what [it was all about]."

Now Adonijah and all his guests heard the commotion just as they had finished eating. When Joab heard the sound of the trumpet, he asked, "Why is there such a noisy commotion in the city?"

When Athaliah heard all of the commotion coming from those who were guarding the people, she approached the people who were in the LORD's Temple.

When Athaliah heard all the commotion of the people running around and praising the king, she went straight to the LORD's Temple to confront the people.

Why are the nations in an uproar [in turmoil against God],And why do the people devise a vain and hopeless plot?

For look, your enemies are making a commotion; those who hate you are hostile.

She cries out above the commotion;she speaks at the entrance of the city gates:

There is a loud noise on the mountains -- it sounds like a large army! There is great commotion among the kingdoms -- nations are being assembled! The Lord who commands armies is mustering forces for battle.

The many nations massing together are as good as dead, those who make a commotion as loud as the roaring of the sea's waves. The people making such an uproar are as good as dead, those who make an uproar as loud as the roaring of powerful waves.

you who are full of commotion, you passionate city, you rollicking town? Your slain weren't killed by the sword, nor are they dead in battle.

Surely, falsehood comes from the hills,commotion from the mountains,but the salvation of Israelis only in the Lord our God.

Behold, the noise of the bruit is come, and a great commotion out of the north country, to make the cities of Judah desolate, and a den of dragons.

When they moved, I heard the sound of their wings like the roar of mighty waters, like the voice of the Almighty, and a sound of commotion like the noise of an army. When they stood still, they lowered their wings.

Therefore, thus says the Lord Yahweh: Because of your commotion more than the nations that [are] around you--you did not walk in my statutes, and you did not do my regulations, and according to the regulations of the nations that [are] around you, you did not do.

"Jacob, how I will surely gather all of you! How I will gather the survivors of Israel! I will gather them together like sheep in a pen, like the flock in the midst of the sheepfold. There will be a great commotion because of all the people.

When He thus entered Jerusalem, the whole city was thrown into commotion, every one inquiring, "Who is this?"

They came to the leader’s house, and He saw a commotion—people weeping and wailing loudly.

He went in and said to them, “Why are you making a commotion and weeping? The child is not dead but asleep.”

At daylight, there was a great commotion among the soldiers as to what could have become of Peter.

A commotion therefore having taken place, and no small discussion on the part of Paul and Barnabas against them, they arranged that Paul and Barnabas, and certain others from amongst them, should go up to Jerusalem to the apostles and elders about this question.

and not having found them, they drew Jason and certain brethren unto the city rulers, calling aloud -- 'These, having put the world in commotion, are also here present,

because we are in danger of being charged with rioting today, and there is no good reason we can give to justify this commotion."

But some in the crowd were shouting one thing [and] others [another], and [because] he was not able to find out the truth on account of the commotion, he gave orders to bring him into the barracks.

There was a great commotion, and some experts in the law from the party of the Pharisees stood up and protested strongly, "We find nothing wrong with this man. What if a spirit or an angel has spoken to him?"

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 541

ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

חל 
Chol 
Usage: 7

חלל 
Chalal 
Usage: 142

רעשׁ 
Ra`ash 
Usage: 17

ἀκαταστασία 
Akatastasia 
Usage: 4

ἀνεύθετος 
Aneuthetos 
Usage: 1

ἀνθρώπινος 
Anthropinos 
man's , after the manner of man , of man , common to man , mankind 9
Usage: 7

δημόσιος 
Demosios 
Usage: 4

διαφημίζω 
Diaphemizo 
Usage: 3

κοινός 
Koinos 
Usage: 12

κοινόω 
Koinoo 
Usage: 5

ὅλως 
Holos 
Usage: 3

πολιτεία 
Politeia 
Usage: 2

πραιτώριον 
Praitorion 
Usage: 8

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