109 occurrences in 14 translations

'Evil' in the Bible

How long, O simple ones [open to evil], will you love being simple? And the scoffers delight in scoffing and [self-confident] fools hate knowledge?

He has salvation stored up for the upright, he is a breastplate to those in whom there is no evil;

To deliver thee from the way of the evil man, from the man that speaketh froward things;

Devise not evil against thy neighbour, seeing he dwelleth securely by thee.

Strive not with a man without cause, If he have not done thee evil.

For they can't sleep unless they have done what is evil; they are robbed of sleep unless they make someone stumble.

I was almost in all evil in the midst of the congregation and assembly.

A worthless man, an evil man, goes around with {deceitful speech}.

To keep thee from the evil woman, from the flattery of the tongue of a strange woman.

So he who cohabits with his neighbor's wife [will be tortured with evil consequences and just retribution]; he who touches her shall not be innocent or go unpunished.

But he who does evil to me, does wrong to his soul: all my haters are in love with death.

The foolish woman is noisy; she is simple and open to all forms of evil, she [willfully and recklessly] knows nothing whatever [of eternal value].

It is sport to the foolish man to do evil, but the man of good sense takes delight in wisdom.

To the upright, the way of the LORD is a place of safety, but it's a place of ruin to those who practice evil.

The righteousness of the upright delivers them, but the treacherous are trapped by their evil desires.

With his mouth the evil man sends destruction on his neighbour; but through knowledge the upright are taken out of trouble.

Evil one suffereth when he hath been surety for a stranger, And whoso is hating suretyship is confident.

As righteousness tendeth to life: so he that pursueth evil pursueth it to his own death.

Hand for hand! an evil man shall not be held innocent; but the seed of the righteous shall be delivered.

The person seeking good will find favor, but anyone who searches for evil it will find him!

The good person will gain favor from the LORD, but the man who plots evil will be condemned by him.

The wicked desireth the net of evil men: but the root of the righteous yieldeth fruit.

An evil man is trapped by [his] rebellious speech, but the righteous escapes from trouble.

There shall no evil happen to the just: but the wicked shall be filled with mischief.

The evil bow before the good; and the wicked at the gates of the righteous.

All the days of the afflicted are evil: but he that is of a merry heart hath a continual feast.

The highway of the upright is to depart from evil: he that keepeth his way preserveth his soul.

He shutteth his eyes to devise froward things: moving his lips he bringeth evil to pass.

Whoever practices evil pays attention to wicked speech, and the liar listens to malicious talk.

An evil man seeketh only rebellion: therefore a cruel messenger shall be sent against him.

When an evil person comes, contempt also comes, along with dishonor and disgrace.

It's not good to be partial towards an evil person, thereby depriving the righteous of justice.

The words of one who says evil of his neighbour secretly are like sweet food, and go down into the inner parts of the stomach.

The name of the Lord is a strong tower; the [consistently] righteous man [upright and in right standing with God] runs into it and is safe, high [above evil] and strong.

A man's [moral] self shall be filled with the fruit of his mouth; and with the consequence of his words he must be satisfied [whether good or evil].

A good-for-nothing witness makes sport of the judge's decision: and the mouth of evil-doers sends out evil like a stream.

The blueness of a wound cleanseth away evil: so do stripes the inward parts of the belly.

The soul of the wicked desireth evil: his neighbour findeth no favour in his eyes.

The righteous man wisely considers the house of the wicked, how God overthrows the wicked for their evil.

The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination, How much more when he brings it with evil intent!

By planting the seed of evil a man will get in the grain of sorrow, and the rod of his wrath will be broken.

Eat thou not the bread of him that hath an evil eye, neither desire thou his dainty meats:

For seven times doth the righteous fall and rise, And the wicked stumble in evil.

Lest Jehovah see, and it be evil in His eyes, And He hath turned from off him His anger.

Fret not thyself because of evil men, neither be thou envious at the wicked;

For there shall be no reward to the evil man; the candle of the wicked shall be put out.

Lest the hearer put thee to shame, And thine evil report turn not back.

The words of one who says evil of his neighbour secretly are like sweet food, they go down into the inner parts of the stomach.

A malicious man disguises himself with his lips, but he harbors evil in his heart.

Though his hatred is concealed by deception, his evil will be revealed in the assembly.

A prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself; but the simple pass on, and are punished.

Whoso causeth the righteous to go astray in an evil way, he shall fall himself into his own pit: but the upright shall have good things in possession.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
אויל מרדך 
'Eviyl M@rodak 
Usage: 2

און 
'aven 
Usage: 79

בּליּעל 
B@liya`al 
Usage: 27

דּבּה 
Dibbah 
Usage: 9

ירע 
Yara` 
Usage: 8

רעה רע 
Ra` 
Usage: 669

רע 
Roa` 
Usage: 19

רעע 
Ra`a` 
Usage: 98

G92
ἀδίκημα 
Adikema 
Usage: 3

βλασφημέω 
Blasphemeo 
Usage: 31

βλασφημία 
Blasphemia 
Usage: 13

δυσφημία 
Dusphemia 
Usage: 1

κακία 
Kakia 
Usage: 10

κακολογέω 
Kakologeo 
Usage: 1

κακοποιέω 
Kakopoieo 
do evil , evil doing
Usage: 2

κακοποιός 
Kakopoios 
Usage: 5

κακός 
Kakos 
Usage: 46

κακοῦργος 
Kakourgos 
Usage: 4

κακόω 
Kakoo 
Usage: 5

κακῶς 
Kakos 
be sick 9 , be diseased 9 , evil , grievously , sore , miserable , amiss , sick people 9
Usage: 12

καταλαλέω 
Katalaleo 
Usage: 5

καταλαλία 
Katalalia 
Usage: 2

πονηρός 
Poneros 
Usage: 36

φαῦλος 
Phaulos 
Usage: 2



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