'Companion' in the Bible
The Lord God said, "It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a companion for him who corresponds to him."
So the man named all the animals, the birds of the air, and the living creatures of the field, but for Adam no companion who corresponded to him was found.
This is what the Lord says: 'I am about to bring disaster on you from inside your own household! Right before your eyes I will take your wives and hand them over to your companion. He will have sexual relations with your wives in broad daylight!
One of the members of the prophetic guild, speaking with divine authority, ordered his companion, "Wound me!" But the man refused to wound him.
I have become a brother to jackals and a companion of ostriches.
The one who associates with the wise grows wise, but a companion of fools suffers harm.
The one who keeps the law is a discerning child, but a companion of gluttons brings shame to his parents.
The one who robs his father and mother and says, "There is no transgression," is a companion to the one who destroys.
A man who is all alone with no companion, he has no children nor siblings; yet there is no end to all his toil, and he is never satisfied with riches. He laments, "For whom am I toiling and depriving myself of pleasure?" This also is futile and a burdensome task!
For if they fall, one will help his companion up, but pity the person who falls down and has no one to help him up.
His mouth is very sweet; he is totally desirable. This is my beloved! This is my companion, O maidens of Jerusalem!
Even now you say to me, 'You are my father! You have been my faithful companion ever since I was young.
Do not rely on a friend; do not trust a companion! Don't even share secrets with the one who lies in your arms!
Yet you ask, "Why?" The Lord is testifying against you on behalf of the wife you married when you were young, to whom you have become unfaithful even though she is your companion and wife by law.
In addition, this brother has also been chosen by the churches as our traveling companion as we administer this generous gift to the glory of the Lord himself and to show our readiness to help.
Yes, I say also to you, true companion, help them. They have struggled together in the gospel ministry along with me and Clement and my other coworkers, whose names are in the book of life.