24 occurrences in 8 translations

'Crave' in the Bible

""You are not to desire your neighbor's wife nor crave your neighbor's house, his fields, his male and female servants, his ox, his donkey, nor anything that pertains to your neighbor.'"

When the Lord your God enlarges your territory, as He promised you, and you say, I will eat flesh, because you crave flesh, you may eat flesh whenever you desire.

And commanded Judah to seek the Lord, the God of their fathers [to inquire of and for Him and crave Him as a vital necessity], and to obey the law and the commandment.

Seek, inquire of and for the Lord, and crave Him and His strength (His might and inflexibility to temptation); seek and require His face and His presence [continually] evermore.

Blessed (happy, fortunate, to be envied) are they who keep His testimonies, and who seek, inquire for and of Him and crave Him with the whole heart.

The Lord will not let the righteous go hungry, but He denies the wicked what they crave.

From the fruit of his words a man receives benefit, but the treacherous crave violence.

All day long he continues to crave, while the righteous person gives without holding back.

Don't crave his delicacies, because the meal is deceptive.

You will say, They struck me, but I was not hurt! They beat me [as with a hammer], but I did not feel it! When shall I awake? I will crave and seek more wine again [and escape reality].

Evil men do not understand justice, but they who crave and seek the Lord understand it fully.

Many crave and seek the ruler's favor, but the wise man [waits] for justice from the Lord.

It is not for kings, O Lemuel, it is not for kings to drink wine, or for rulers to crave strong drink,

It is better to be content with what the eyes can see than for one's heart always to crave more. This continual longing is futile -- like chasing the wind.

How sad for me! For I am like one who- when the summer fruit has been gathered after the gleaning of the grape harvest- [finds] no grape cluster to eat, no early fig, which I crave.

For the Gentiles (heathen) wish for and crave and diligently seek all these things, and your heavenly Father knows well that you need them all.

I receive not glory from men [I crave no human honor, I look for no mortal fame],

Now these things happened as examples for us, so that we would not crave evil things as they also craved.

Not that I crave for gifts from you, but I do want to see abundant fruit bring you honour.

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אכף 
'akaph 
Usage: 1

αἰτέω 
Aiteo 
Usage: 43



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