1097 occurrences

'Down' in the Bible

Then he sent out a dove to see whether the water on the earth's surface had gone down,

When the dove came to him at evening, there was a plucked olive leaf in her beak. So Noah knew that the water on the earth's surface had gone down.

Then the Lord came down to look over the city and the tower that the men were building.

There was a famine in the land, so Abram went down to Egypt to live there for a while because the famine in the land was severe.

So he brought all these to Him, split them down the middle, and laid the pieces opposite each other, but he did not cut up the birds.

Birds of prey came down on the carcasses, but Abram drove them away.

He slept with Hagar, and she became pregnant. When she realized that she was pregnant, she looked down on her mistress.

Then Sarai said to Abram, "You are responsible for my suffering! I put my slave in your arms, and ever since she saw that she was pregnant, she has looked down on me. May the Lord judge between me and you."

I will go down to see if what they have done justifies the cry that has come up to Me. If not, I will find out."

"Get out of the way!" they said, adding, "This one came here as a foreigner, but he's acting like a judge! Now we'll do more harm to you than to them." They put pressure on Lot and came up to break down the door.

He looked down toward Sodom and Gomorrah and all the land of the plain, and he saw that smoke was going up from the land like the smoke of a furnace.

So they got their father to drink wine that night, and the firstborn came and slept with her father; he did not know when she lay down or when she got up.

That night they again got their father to drink wine, and the younger went and slept with him; he did not know when she lay down or when she got up.

Then she went and sat down nearby, about a bowshot away, for she said, "I can't [bear to] watch the boy die!" So as she sat nearby, she wept loudly.

Then Abraham rose and bowed down to the Hittites, the people of the land.

Abraham bowed down to the people of the land

Now the girl was very beautiful, a young woman who had not known a man intimately. She went down to the spring, filled her jug, and came up.

"Before I had finished praying in my heart, there was Rebekah coming with her jug on her shoulder, and she went down to the spring and drew water. So I said to her: Please let me have a drink.

Then I bowed down, worshiped the Lord, and praised the Lord, the God of my master Abraham, who guided me on the right way to take the daughter of my master's brother for his son.

Rebekah looked up, and when she saw Isaac, she got down from her camel

The Lord appeared to him and said, "Do not go down to Egypt. Live in the land that I tell you about;

When Isaac had been there for some time, Abimelech king of the Philistines looked down from the window and was surprised to see Isaac caressing his wife Rebekah.

May peoples serve you and nations bow down to you. Be master over your brothers; may your mother's sons bow down to you. Those who curse you will be cursed, and those who bless you will be blessed.

He reached a certain place and spent the night there because the sun had set. He took one of the stones from the place, put it there at his head, and lay down in that place.

Then the female slaves and their children approached [him] and bowed down.

Leah and her children also approached and bowed down, and then Joseph and Rachel approached and bowed down.

There we were, binding sheaves of grain in the field. Suddenly my sheaf stood up, and your sheaves gathered around it and bowed down to my sheaf."

Then he had another dream and told it to his brothers. "Look," he said, "I had another dream, and this time the sun, moon, and 11 stars were bowing down to me."

He told his father and brothers, but his father rebuked him. "What kind of dream is this that you have had?" he said. "Are your mother and brothers and I going to bow down to the ground before you?"

Then they sat down to eat a meal. They looked up, and there was a caravan of Ishmaelites coming from Gilead. Their camels were carrying aromatic gum, balsam, and resin, going down to Egypt.

All his sons and daughters tried to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. "No," he said. "I will go down to Sheol to my son, mourning." And his father wept for him.

Listen," he went on, "I have heard there is grain in Egypt. Go down there and buy some for us so that we will live and not die."

So 10 of Joseph's brothers went down to buy grain from Egypt.

Joseph was in charge of the country; he sold grain to all its people. His brothers came and bowed down before him with their faces to the ground.

But Jacob answered, "My son will not go down with you, for his brother is dead and he alone is left. If anything happens to him on your journey, you will bring my gray hairs down to Sheol in sorrow."

If you will send our brother with us, we will go down and buy food for you.

Then their father Israel said to them, "If it must be so, then do this: Put some of the best products of the land in your packs and take them down to the man as a gift-some balsam and some honey, aromatic gum and resin, pistachios and almonds.

The men took this gift, double the amount of money, and Benjamin. They made their way down to Egypt and stood before Joseph.

They said, "Sir, we really did come down here the first time only to buy food.

They answered, "Your servant our father is well. He is still alive." And they bowed down to honor him.

Then you said to your servants, 'If your younger brother does not come down with you, you will not see me again.'

We told him, 'We cannot go down unless our younger brother goes with us. But if our younger brother isn't with us, we cannot see the man.'

If you also take this one from me and anything happens to him, you will bring my gray hairs down to Sheol in sorrow.'

when he sees that the boy is not with us, he will die. Then your servants will have brought the gray hairs of your servant our father down to Sheol in sorrow.

"Return quickly to my father and say to him, 'This is what your son Joseph says: "God has made me lord of all Egypt. Come down to me without delay.

God said, "I am God, the God of your father. Do not be afraid to go down to Egypt, for I will make you a great nation there.

I will go down with you to Egypt, and I will also bring you back. Joseph will put his hands on your eyes."

When I lie down with my fathers, carry me away from Egypt and bury me in their burial place." Joseph answered, "I will do what you have asked."

Judah, your brothers will praise you. Your hand will be on the necks of your enemies; your father's sons will bow down to you.

Judah is a young lion- my son, you return from the kill- he crouches; he lies down like a lion and like a lioness-who wants to rouse him?

Then his brothers also came to him, bowed down before him, and said, "We are your slaves!"

Pharaoh's daughter went down to bathe at the Nile while her servant girls walked along the riverbank. Seeing the basket among the reeds, she sent her slave girl to get it.

When Pharaoh heard about this, he tried to kill Moses. But Moses fled from Pharaoh and went to live in the land of Midian, and sat down by a well.

I have come down to rescue them from the power of the Egyptians and to bring them from that land to a good and spacious land, a land flowing with milk and honey-the territory of the Canaanites, Hittites, Amorites, Perizzites, Hivites, and Jebusites.

The people believed, and when they heard that the Lord had paid attention to them and that He had seen their misery, they bowed down and worshiped.

"When Pharaoh tells you: Perform a miracle, tell Aaron: Take your staff and throw it down before Pharaoh. It will become a serpent."

So Moses and Aaron went in to Pharaoh and did just as the Lord had commanded. Aaron threw down his staff before Pharaoh and his officials, and it became a serpent.

Each one threw down his staff, and it became a serpent. But Aaron's staff swallowed their staffs.

Tomorrow at this time I will rain down the worst hail that has ever occurred in Egypt from the day it was founded until now.

Throughout the land of Egypt, the hail struck down everything in the field, both man and beast. The hail beat down every plant of the field and shattered every tree in the field.

Moses went out from Pharaoh and the city, and extended his hands to the Lord. Then the thunder and hail ceased, and rain no longer poured down on the land.

All these officials of yours will come down to me and bow before me, saying: Leave, you and all the people who follow you. After that, I will leave.' " And he left Pharaoh's presence in fierce anger.

you are to reply, 'It is the Passover sacrifice to the Lord, for He passed over the houses of the Israelites in Egypt when He struck the Egyptians and spared our homes.' " So the people bowed down and worshiped.

Then during the morning watch, the Lord looked down on the Egyptian forces from the pillar of fire and cloud, and threw them into confusion.

While Moses held up his hand, Israel prevailed, but whenever he put his hand down, Amalek prevailed.

When Moses' hands grew heavy, they took a stone and put [it] under him, and he sat down on it. Then Aaron and Hur supported his hands, one on one side and one on the other so that his hands remained steady until the sun went down.

The Lord then said to Moses, "Write this down on a scroll as a reminder and recite it to Joshua: I will completely blot out the memory of Amalek under heaven."

So Moses went out to meet his father-in-law, bowed down, and then kissed him. They asked each other how they had been and went into the tent.

The next day Moses sat down to judge the people, and they stood around Moses from morning until evening.

and be prepared by the third day, for on the third day the Lord will come down on Mount Sinai in the sight of all the people.

Then Moses came down from the mountain to the people and consecrated them, and they washed their clothes.

Mount Sinai was completely enveloped in smoke because the Lord came down on it in fire. Its smoke went up like the smoke of a furnace, and the whole mountain shook violently.

The Lord came down on Mount Sinai, at the top of the mountain. Then the Lord summoned Moses to the top of the mountain, and he went up.

The Lord directed Moses, "Go down and warn the people not to break through to see the Lord; otherwise many of them will die.

And the Lord replied to him, "Go down and come back with Aaron. But the priests and the people must not break through to come up to the Lord, or He will break out [in anger] against them."

So Moses went down to the people and told them.

You must not bow down to their gods or worship them. Do not imitate their practices. Instead, demolish them and smash their sacred pillars to pieces.

And Moses wrote down all the words of the Lord. He rose early the next morning and set up an altar and 12 pillars for the 12 tribes of Israel at the base of the mountain.

As for the flap that is left over from the tent curtains, the leftover half curtain is to hang down over the back of the tabernacle.

The half yard on one side and the half yard on the other of what is left over along the length of the tent curtains should be hanging down over the sides of the tabernacle on either side to cover it.

When the people saw that Moses delayed in coming down from the mountain, they gathered around Aaron and said to him, "Come, make us a god who will go before us because this Moses, the man who brought us up from the land of Egypt-we don't know what has happened to him!"

The Lord spoke to Moses: "Go down at once! For your people you brought up from the land of Egypt have acted corruptly.

They have quickly turned from the way I commanded them; they have made for themselves an image of a calf. They have bowed down to it, sacrificed to it, and said, 'Israel, this is your God, who brought you up from the land of Egypt.' "

Then Moses turned and went down the mountain with the two tablets of the testimony in his hands. They were inscribed on both sides-inscribed front and back.

When Moses entered the tent, the pillar of cloud would come down and remain at the entrance to the tent, and [the Lord] would speak with Moses.

The Lord came down in a cloud, stood with him there, and proclaimed [His] name Yahweh.

Instead, you must tear down their altars, smash their sacred pillars, and chop down their Asherah poles.

The Lord also said to Moses, "Write down these words, for I have made a covenant with you and with Israel based on these words."

Moses was there with the Lord 40 days and 40 nights; he did not eat bread or drink water. He wrote down on the tablets the words of the covenant-the Ten Commandments.

Aaron lifted up his hands toward the people and blessed them. He came down after sacrificing the sin offering, the burnt offering, and the fellowship offering.

It must be torn down with its stones, its beams, and all its plaster, and taken outside the city to an unclean place.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
καταβαίνω 
Katabaino 
Usage: 63

נתץ 
Nathats 
Usage: 42

ἀνακλίνω 
Anaklino 
Usage: 5

καθαιρέω 
Kathaireo 
Usage: 8

חתת 
Chathath 
Usage: 48

נפל 
Naphal 
Usage: 434

שׁחח 
Shachach 
Usage: 21

ἀναπίπτω 
Anapipto 
sit down , sit down to meat , be set down , lean
Usage: 8

הלם 
Halam 
Usage: 9

ירד 
Yarad 
Usage: 378

נגר 
Nagar 
Usage: 10

נוּח 
Nuwach 
Usage: 144

שׁחה 
Shachah 
Usage: 171

ἀνακεῖμαι 
Anakeimai 
sit at meat , guests , sit , sit down , be set down , lie , lean , at the table
Usage: 10

ἐκκόπτω 
Ekkopto 
Usage: 6

κάθημαι 
Kathemai 
sit , sit down , sit by , be set down , dwell
Usage: 78

καθίζω 
Kathizo 
sit , sit down , set , be set , be set down , continue , tarry
Usage: 30

καταβιβάζω 
Katabibazo 
Usage: 0

κατακλίνω 
Kataklino 
Usage: 1

κατέρχομαι 
Katerchomai 
Usage: 13

προσπίπτω 
Prospipto 
Usage: 7

τίθημι 
Tithemi 
Usage: 71

בּרא 
Bara' 
Usage: 54

בּרך 
Barak 
Usage: 330

גּדע 
Gada` 
... down , cut off , asunder , cut in sunder
Usage: 22

גּהר 
Gahar 
Usage: 3

גּזז 
Gazaz 
Usage: 15

גּזר 
Gazar 
Usage: 13

גּלל 
Galal 
Usage: 18

דּוּשׁ 
Duwsh (Aramaic) 
tread it down
Usage: 1

דּחח דּחה 
Dachah 
Usage: 10

דּמה 
Damah 
Usage: 15

דּמם 
Damam 
Usage: 30

דּרך 
Darak 
Usage: 63

הדך 
Hadak 
Usage: 1

הפך 
Hophek 
Usage: 1

זלל 
Zalal 
Usage: 9

חבט 
Chabat 
Usage: 5

חטב 
Chatab 
Usage: 9

חתת 
Chathath 
Usage: 1

ינח 
Yanach 
Usage: 0

יצק 
Yatsaq 
Usage: 53

ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

ישׁח 
Yeshach 
Usage: 1

כּחד 
Kachad 
Usage: 32

כּנע 
Kana` 
Usage: 36

כּסח 
Kacach 
cut up , cut down
Usage: 2

כּפף 
Kaphaph 
Usage: 5

כּרע 
Kara` 
Usage: 36

כּרת 
Karath 
Usage: 287

כּשׁל 
Kashal 
Usage: 62

כּתת 
Kathath 
Usage: 17

לוּע 
Luwa` 
Usage: 2

מבוא 
Mabow' 
Usage: 23

מבוּסה 
M@buwcah 
Usage: 3

מוט 
Mowt 
Usage: 38

מוּל 
Muwl 
Usage: 37

מורד 
Mowrad 
Usage: 5

מטּה 
Mattah 
Usage: 19

מעל 
me`al (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

מרבּץ 
Marbets 
Usage: 2

מרמס 
Mirmac 
Usage: 7

נבט 
Nabat 
Usage: 69

נבל 
Nabel 
Usage: 25

נגע 
Naga` 
Usage: 150

נגף 
Nagaph 
Usage: 49

נדח 
Nadach 
Usage: 53

נדף 
Nadaph 
drive away , drive , thrust him down , shaken , driven to and fro , tossed to and fro
Usage: 9

נזל 
Nazal 
Usage: 16

נחת 
Nachath 
Usage: 9

נחת 
N@chath (Aramaic) 
Usage: 6

נחת 
Nachath 
Usage: 8

נטף 
Nataph 
Usage: 18

נמל 
Namal 
Usage: 4

נסח 
N@cach (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

נפל 
N@phal (Aramaic) 
Usage: 11

נקף 
Naqaph 
Usage: 19

סגד 
Cagad 
Usage: 4

סלה 
Calah 
Usage: 4

עוה 
`avah 
Usage: 17

עות 
`avath 
Usage: 11

עסס 
`acac 
Usage: 1

עקר 
`aqar 
hough , pluck up , rooted up , digged down
Usage: 7

ערף 
`araph 
Usage: 2

ערף 
`araph 
Usage: 5

פּרץ 
Parats 
Usage: 49

צען 
Tsa`an 
Usage: 1

קוּר 
Quwr 
Usage: 5

קטף 
Qataph 
crop off , pluck , cut up , cut down
Usage: 5

קמט 
Qamat 
cut down , filled me with wrinkles
Usage: 2

קמל 
Qamal 
Usage: 2

קצב 
Qatsab 
Usage: 2

רבע 
Raba` 
Usage: 3

רבץ 
Rabats 
Usage: 30

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