168 occurrences

'Cry' in the Bible

And the LORD said, Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grievous;

I will go down now, and see whether they have done altogether according to the cry of it, which is come unto me; and if not, I will know.

For we will destroy this place, because the cry of them is waxen great before the face of the LORD; and the LORD hath sent us to destroy it.

And when Esau heard the words of his father, he cried with a great and exceeding bitter cry, and said unto his father, Bless me, even me also, O my father.

And it came to pass in process of time, that the king of Egypt died: and the children of Israel sighed by reason of the bondage, and they cried, and their cry came up unto God by reason of the bondage.

And the LORD said, I have surely seen the affliction of my people which are in Egypt, and have heard their cry by reason of their taskmasters; for I know their sorrows;

Now therefore, behold, the cry of the children of Israel is come unto me: and I have also seen the oppression wherewith the Egyptians oppress them.

And the tale of the bricks, which they did make heretofore, ye shall lay upon them; ye shall not diminish ought thereof: for they be idle; therefore they cry, saying, Let us go and sacrifice to our God.

And there shall be a great cry throughout all the land of Egypt, such as there was none like it, nor shall be like it any more.

And Pharaoh rose up in the night, he, and all his servants, and all the Egyptians; and there was a great cry in Egypt; for there was not a house where there was not one dead.

If thou afflict them in any wise, and they cry at all unto me, I will surely hear their cry;

And he said, It is not the voice of them that shout for mastery, neither is it the voice of them that cry for being overcome: but the noise of them that sing do I hear.

And the leper in whom the plague is, his clothes shall be rent, and his head bare, and he shall put a covering upon his upper lip, and shall cry, Unclean, unclean.

And all Israel that were round about them fled at the cry of them: for they said, Lest the earth swallow us up also.

Beware that there be not a thought in thy wicked heart, saying, The seventh year, the year of release, is at hand; and thine eye be evil against thy poor brother, and thou givest him nought; and he cry unto the LORD against thee, and it be sin unto thee.

At his day thou shalt give him his hire, neither shall the sun go down upon it; for he is poor, and setteth his heart upon it: lest he cry against thee unto the LORD, and it be sin unto thee.

Go and cry unto the gods which ye have chosen; let them deliver you in the time of your tribulation.

And the men that died not were smitten with the emerods: and the cry of the city went up to heaven.

And the children of Israel said to Samuel, Cease not to cry unto the LORD our God for us, that he will save us out of the hand of the Philistines.

And ye shall cry out in that day because of your king which ye shall have chosen you; and the LORD will not hear you in that day.

To morrow about this time I will send thee a man out of the land of Benjamin, and thou shalt anoint him to be captain over my people Israel, that he may save my people out of the hand of the Philistines: for I have looked upon my people, because their cry is come unto me.

For all of my father's house were but dead men before my lord the king: yet didst thou set thy servant among them that did eat at thine own table. What right therefore have I yet to cry any more unto the king?

In my distress I called upon the LORD, and cried to my God: and he did hear my voice out of his temple, and my cry did enter into his ears.

Yet have thou respect unto the prayer of thy servant, and to his supplication, O LORD my God, to hearken unto the cry and to the prayer, which thy servant prayeth before thee to day:

And it came to pass at noon, that Elijah mocked them, and said, Cry aloud: for he is a god; either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is in a journey, or peradventure he sleepeth, and must be awaked.

And it came to pass at the seven years' end, that the woman returned out of the land of the Philistines: and she went forth to cry unto the king for her house and for her land.

Have respect therefore to the prayer of thy servant, and to his supplication, O LORD my God, to hearken unto the cry and the prayer which thy servant prayeth before thee:

And, behold, God himself is with us for our captain, and his priests with sounding trumpets to cry alarm against you. O children of Israel, fight ye not against the LORD God of your fathers; for ye shall not prosper.

If, when evil cometh upon us, as the sword, judgment, or pestilence, or famine, we stand before this house, and in thy presence, (for thy name is in this house,) and cry unto thee in our affliction, then thou wilt hear and help.

And there was a great cry of the people and of their wives against their brethren the Jews.

And didst see the affliction of our fathers in Egypt, and heardest their cry by the Red sea;

When Mordecai perceived all that was done, Mordecai rent his clothes, and put on sackcloth with ashes, and went out into the midst of the city, and cried with a loud and a bitter cry;

To confirm these days of Purim in their times appointed, according as Mordecai the Jew and Esther the queen had enjoined them, and as they had decreed for themselves and for their seed, the matters of the fastings and their cry.

O earth, cover not thou my blood, and let my cry have no place.

Will God hear his cry when trouble cometh upon him?

I cry unto thee, and thou dost not hear me: I stand up, and thou regardest me not.

Howbeit he will not stretch out his hand to the grave, though they cry in his destruction.

If my land cry against me, or that the furrows likewise thereof complain;

So that they cause the cry of the poor to come unto him, and he heareth the cry of the afflicted.

By reason of the multitude of oppressions they make the oppressed to cry: they cry out by reason of the arm of the mighty.

There they cry, but none giveth answer, because of the pride of evil men.

Hearken unto the voice of my cry, my King, and my God: for unto thee will I pray.

{A Prayer of David.} Hear the right, O LORD, attend unto my cry, give ear unto my prayer, that goeth not out of feigned lips.

In my distress I called upon the LORD, and cried unto my God: he heard my voice out of his temple, and my cry came before him, even into his ears.

O my God, I cry in the daytime, but thou hearest not; and in the night season, and am not silent.

Hear, O LORD, when I cry with my voice: have mercy also upon me, and answer me.

{A Psalm of David.} Unto thee will I cry, O LORD my rock; be not silent to me: lest, if thou be silent to me, I become like them that go down into the pit.

Hear the voice of my supplications, when I cry unto thee, when I lift up my hands toward thy holy oracle.

Hear my prayer, O LORD, and give ear unto my cry; hold not thy peace at my tears: for I am a stranger with thee, and a sojourner, as all my fathers were.

When I cry unto thee, then shall mine enemies turn back: this I know; for God is for me.

I will cry unto God most high; unto God that performeth all things for me.

{To the chief Musician upon Neginah, A Psalm of David.} Hear my cry, O God; attend unto my prayer.

From the end of the earth will I cry unto thee, when my heart is overwhelmed: lead me to the rock that is higher than I.

Let my prayer come before thee: incline thine ear unto my cry;

He shall cry unto me, Thou art my father, my God, and the rock of my salvation.

{A Prayer of the afflicted, when he is overwhelmed, and poureth out his complaint before the LORD.} Hear my prayer, O LORD, and let my cry come unto thee.

Nevertheless he regarded their affliction, when he heard their cry:

Then they cry unto the LORD in their trouble, and he saveth them out of their distresses.

Then they cry unto the LORD in their trouble, and he bringeth them out of their distresses.

TAU. Let my cry come near before thee, O LORD: give me understanding according to thy word.

{A Psalm of David.} LORD, I cry unto thee: make haste unto me; give ear unto my voice, when I cry unto thee.

Attend unto my cry; for I am brought very low: deliver me from my persecutors; for they are stronger than I.

Doth not wisdom cry? and understanding put forth her voice?

The words of wise men are heard in quiet more than the cry of him that ruleth among fools.

For the vineyard of the LORD of hosts is the house of Israel, and the men of Judah his pleasant plant: and he looked for judgment, but behold oppression; for righteousness, but behold a cry.

For before the child shall have knowledge to cry, My father, and my mother, the riches of Damascus and the spoil of Samaria shall be taken away before the king of Assyria.

Cry out and shout, thou inhabitant of Zion: for great is the Holy One of Israel in the midst of thee.

And the wild beasts of the islands shall cry in their desolate houses, and dragons in their pleasant palaces: and her time is near to come, and her days shall not be prolonged.

Howl, O gate; cry, O city; thou, whole Palestina, art dissolved: for there shall come from the north a smoke, and none shall be alone in his appointed times.

And Heshbon shall cry, and Elealeh: their voice shall be heard even unto Jahaz: therefore the armed soldiers of Moab shall cry out; his life shall be grievous unto him.

My heart shall cry out for Moab; his fugitives shall flee unto Zoar, an heifer of three years old: for by the mounting up of Luhith with weeping shall they go it up; for in the way of Horonaim they shall raise up a cry of destruction.

For the cry is gone round about the borders of Moab; the howling thereof unto Eglaim, and the howling thereof unto Beerelim.

And it shall be for a sign and for a witness unto the LORD of hosts in the land of Egypt: for they shall cry unto the LORD because of the oppressors, and he shall send them a saviour, and a great one, and he shall deliver them.

They shall lift up their voice, they shall sing for the majesty of the LORD, they shall cry aloud from the sea.

Stay yourselves, and wonder; cry ye out, and cry: they are drunken, but not with wine; they stagger, but not with strong drink.

For the people shall dwell in Zion at Jerusalem: thou shalt weep no more: he will be very gracious unto thee at the voice of thy cry; when he shall hear it, he will answer thee.

Behold, their valiant ones shall cry without: the ambassadors of peace shall weep bitterly.

The wild beasts of the desert shall also meet with the wild beasts of the island, and the satyr shall cry to his fellow; the screech owl also shall rest there, and find for herself a place of rest.

Speak ye comfortably to Jerusalem, and cry unto her, that her warfare is accomplished, that her iniquity is pardoned: for she hath received of the LORD'S hand double for all her sins.

The voice said, Cry. And he said, What shall I cry? All flesh is grass, and all the goodliness thereof is as the flower of the field:

The LORD shall go forth as a mighty man, he shall stir up jealousy like a man of war: he shall cry, yea, roar; he shall prevail against his enemies.

I have long time holden my peace; I have been still, and refrained myself: now will I cry like a travailing woman; I will destroy and devour at once.

Thus saith the LORD, your redeemer, the Holy One of Israel; For your sake I have sent to Babylon, and have brought down all their nobles, and the Chaldeans, whose cry is in the ships.

They bear him upon the shoulder, they carry him, and set him in his place, and he standeth; from his place shall he not remove: yea, one shall cry unto him, yet can he not answer, nor save him out of his trouble.

Sing, O barren, thou that didst not bear; break forth into singing, and cry aloud, thou that didst not travail with child: for more are the children of the desolate than the children of the married wife, saith the LORD.

Cry aloud, spare not, lift up thy voice like a trumpet, and shew my people their transgression, and the house of Jacob their sins.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἀναβοάω 
Anaboao 
Usage: 3

זעק 
Za`aq 
Usage: 73

צהל 
Tsahal 
Usage: 9

צעק 
Tsa`aq 
Usage: 55

שׁעע 
Sha`a` 
Usage: 9

ἐπιφωνέω 
Epiphoneo 
Usage: 3

κράζω 
Krazo 
cry , cry out
Usage: 58

κραυγάζω 
Kraugazo 
cry , cry out
Usage: 7

אנק 
'anaq 
Usage: 4

אנקה 
'anaqah 
Usage: 4

זכוּכית 
Z@kuwkiyth 
Usage: 1

זעקה זעק 
Za`aq 
Usage: 18

ענה 
`anah 
Usage: 329

ערג 
`arag 
pant , cry
Usage: 3

פּעה 
Pa`ah 
cry
Usage: 1

צוחה 
Ts@vachah 
Usage: 4

צעקה 
Tsa`aqah 
Usage: 21

צרח 
Tsarach 
cry , roar
Usage: 2

קרא 
Q@ra' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 11

קרח קרח 
Qerach 
Usage: 7

רוּע 
Ruwa` 
shout , noise , ..alarm , cry , triumph , smart ,
Usage: 45

רנּה 
Rinnah 
Usage: 33

רנן 
Ranan 
Usage: 54

שׁוע 
Shava` 
Usage: 21

שׁוּע 
Shuwa` 
Usage: 2

שׁוע 
Showa` 
Usage: 3

שׁועה 
Shav`ah 
cry
Usage: 11

תּשׁאה 
T@shu'ah 
Usage: 4

ἀνακράζω 
Anakrazo 
Usage: 5

βοάω 
Boao 
cry
Usage: 11

βοή 
Boe 
cry
Usage: 0

ἐπιβοάω 
Epiboao 
cry
Usage: 1

κραυγή 
Krauge 
Usage: 5

κρύσταλλος 
Krustallos 
Usage: 2

φωνέω 
Phoneo 
call , crow , cry , call for
Usage: 30