'Dig' in the Bible
A land in which you shall eat food without shortage and lack nothing in it; a land whose stones are iron and out of whose hills you can dig copper.
And you shall have a paddle or shovel among your weapons, and when you sit down outside [to relieve yourself], you shall dig a hole with it and turn back and cover up what has come from you.
Who long and wait for death, but it comes not, and dig for it more than for hidden treasures,
In the dark, they dig through [the penetrable walls of] houses; by day they shut themselves up; they do not know the sunlight.
Do not contrive or dig up or cultivate evil against your neighbor, who dwells trustingly and confidently beside you.
Then He said to me, Son of man, dig now in the wall. And when I had dug in the wall, behold, there was a door.
Dig through the wall in their sight and carry the stuff out through the hole.
And the prince who is in their midst shall lift up his luggage to his shoulder in the dark; then shall he go forth. They shall dig through the wall to carry out through the hole in it. He shall cover his face so that he will not see with his eyes the land.
Though they dig into Sheol (Hades, the dark abode of the gathered dead), from there shall My hand take them; though they climb up to heaven [the abode of light], from there will I bring them down;
But he replied to him, Leave it alone, sir, [just] this one more year, till I dig around it and put manure [on the soil].
And the manager of the estate said to himself, What shall I do, seeing that my master is taking the management away from me? I am not able to dig, and I am ashamed to beg.
- Apprehend (9 instances)
- Compass (49 instances)
- Comprehend (54 instances)
- Cultivate (24 instances)
- Dig (28 instances)
- Digging (13 instances)
- Excavation (1 instance)
- Gibe (1 instance)
- Grasp (60 instances)
- Grind (18 instances)
- Hollow (42 instances)
- Jab (2 instances)
- Labor (210 instances)
- Labour (123 instances)