'Cuts' in the Bible
"You are not to make incisions in your flesh on account of the dead nor submit to cuts or tattoos. I am the LORD.
They shall not make any baldness on their heads, nor shave off the edges of their beards, nor make any cuts in their flesh.
“When the Lord your God cuts off before you the nations which you are going in to dispossess, and you dispossess them and dwell in their land,
You are the children of the Lord your God: you are not to make cuts on your bodies or take off the hair on your brows in honour of the dead;
“When the Lord your God cuts off the nations, whose land the Lord your God gives you, and you dispossess them and settle in their cities and in their houses,
your little ones, your wives, and your foreigner who is in the midst of your camps, from the one who cuts your wood to the one who draws your water;
Bring also these ten cuts of cheese to the commander of their thousand, and look into the welfare of your brothers, and bring back news of them.
don’t ever withdraw your faithful love from my household—not even when the Lord cuts off every one of David’s enemies from the face of the earth.”
“For what is the hope of the godless, even though he has gained [in this world],When God takes his life?
He cuts a shaft far from human habitation,in places unknown to those who walk above ground.Suspended far away from people,the miners swing back and forth.
He cuts out channels in the rocks,and his eyes spot every treasure.
Who cuts a channel for the flooding rainor clears the way for lightning,
He makes wars cease throughout the earth.He shatters bows and cuts spears to pieces;He burns up the chariots.
He cuts off [the] spirit of leaders. [He is to be] feared by [the] kings of [the] earth.
for he shatters [the] doors of bronze, and cuts through [the] bars of iron.
A rebuke cuts into a perceptive personmore than a hundred lashes into a fool.
The one who sends a message by a fool’s handcuts off his own feet and drinks violence.
From the soles of your feet to your head, there is no spot that is unharmed. There are only bruises, cuts, and open wounds. They have not been cleansed or bandaged, nor have they been treated with olive oil.
So the Lord cuts off head and tail from Israel,Both palm branch and bulrush in a single day.
Does an ax exalt itself over the one who wields it, or a saw magnify itself over the one who cuts with it? As if a scepter should brandish the one who raises it, or a staff should lift up what is not made of wood!
For before the harvest, when the season of budding is over, and sour grapes ripen into mature grapes, he cuts off the shoots with pruning knives, clearing away the spreading branches as he lops them off.
My dwelling is plucked up and removed from melike a shepherd’s tent.I have rolled up my life like a weaver;He cuts me off from the loom.You make an end of me from day until night.
He cuts down cedars for his use,or he takes a cypress or an oak.He lets it grow strong among the trees of the forest.He plants a laurel, and the rain makes it grow.
Just as ritual circumcision cuts away the foreskin as an external symbol of dedicated covenant commitment, you must genuinely dedicate yourselves to the Lord and get rid of everything that hinders your commitment to me, people of Judah and inhabitants of Jerusalem. If you do not, my anger will blaze up like a flaming fire against you that no one will be able to extinguish. That will happen because of the evil you have done."
for the customs of the peoples are worthless.Someone cuts down a tree from the forest;it is worked by the hands of a craftsman with a chisel.
How terrible for him who says, "I'll build a large house for myself with spacious upper rooms, who cuts out windows for it, paneling it with cedar and painting it red.'
Some people came from Shechem, from Shiloh and Samaria, eighty men, with the hair of their faces cut off and their clothing out of order, and with cuts on their bodies, and in their hands meal offerings and perfumes which they were taking to the house of the Lord.
For every head is [shaven] bald and every beard cut off; there are cuts (slashes) on all the hands and sackcloth on the loins [all expressions of mourning].
He cuts off every branch that does not produce fruit in me, and he cuts back every branch that does produce fruit, so that it might produce more fruit.
- Cut (384 instances in 13 translations)
- Cut-throats (1 instance in 3 translations)
- Cutoff (371 instances in 13 translations)
- Cutter (8 instances in 4 translations)
- Cutters (22 instances in 3 translations)
- Curve (1 instance)
- Cut (384 instances)
- Cuts (29 instances)
- Cutting (210 instances)
- Gash (5 instances)
- Hack (3 instances)
- Issue (89 instances)
- Reduce (18 instances)
- Sheer (9 instances)
- Skip (10 instances)
- Slash (6 instances)
- Slew (219 instances)
- Slice (5 instances)
- Stinger (1 instance)