34 occurrences

'Excellent' in the Bible

When he shewed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the honour of his excellent majesty many days, even an hundred and fourscore days.

Touching the Almighty, we cannot find him out: he is excellent in power, and in judgment, and in plenty of justice: he will not afflict.

{To the chief Musician upon Gittith, A Psalm of David.} O LORD our Lord, how excellent is thy name in all the earth! who hast set thy glory above the heavens.

O LORD our Lord, how excellent is thy name in all the earth!

How excellent is thy lovingkindness, O God! therefore the children of men put their trust under the shadow of thy wings.

Thou art more glorious and excellent than the mountains of prey.

Let the righteous smite me; it shall be a kindness: and let him reprove me; it shall be an excellent oil, which shall not break my head: for yet my prayer also shall be in their calamities.

Let them praise the name of the LORD: for his name alone is excellent; his glory is above the earth and heaven.

Praise him for his mighty acts: praise him according to his excellent greatness.

Hear; for I will speak of excellent things; and the opening of my lips shall be right things.

Have not I written to thee excellent things in counsels and knowledge,

His legs are as pillars of marble, set upon sockets of fine gold: his countenance is as Lebanon, excellent as the cedars.

In that day shall the branch of the LORD be beautiful and glorious, and the fruit of the earth shall be excellent and comely for them that are escaped of Israel.

Sing unto the LORD; for he hath done excellent things: this is known in all the earth.

This also cometh forth from the LORD of hosts, which is wonderful in counsel, and excellent in working.

I have caused thee to multiply as the bud of the field, and thou hast increased and waxen great, and thou art come to excellent ornaments: thy breasts are fashioned, and thine hair is grown, whereas thou wast naked and bare.

Thou, O king, sawest, and behold a great image. This great image, whose brightness was excellent, stood before thee; and the form thereof was terrible.

At the same time my reason returned unto me; and for the glory of my kingdom, mine honour and brightness returned unto me; and my counsellers and my lords sought unto me; and I was established in my kingdom, and excellent majesty was added unto me.

Forasmuch as an excellent spirit, and knowledge, and understanding, interpreting of dreams, and shewing of hard sentences, and dissolving of doubts, were found in the same Daniel, whom the king named Belteshazzar: now let Daniel be called, and he will shew the interpretation.

I have even heard of thee, that the spirit of the gods is in thee, and that light and understanding and excellent wisdom is found in thee.

Then this Daniel was preferred above the presidents and princes, because an excellent spirit was in him; and the king thought to set him over the whole realm.

It seemed good to me also, having had perfect understanding of all things from the very first, to write unto thee in order, most excellent Theophilus,

Claudius Lysias unto the most excellent governor Felix sendeth greeting.

And knowest his will, and approvest the things that are more excellent, being instructed out of the law;

Being made so much better than the angels, as he hath by inheritance obtained a more excellent name than they.

But now hath he obtained a more excellent ministry, by how much also he is the mediator of a better covenant, which was established upon better promises.

By faith Abel offered unto God a more excellent sacrifice than Cain, by which he obtained witness that he was righteous, God testifying of his gifts: and by it he being dead yet speaketh.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
אדּיר 
'addiyr 
Usage: 27

בּחר 
Bachar 
Usage: 169

גּאון 
Ga'own 
Usage: 49

גּאוּת 
Ge'uwth 
Usage: 8

יקר 
Yaqar 
Usage: 36

יתּיר 
Yattiyr (Aramaic) 
Usage: 8

יתר 
Yether 
Usage: 101

נגד נגיד 
Nagiyd 
Usage: 44

עדי 
`adiy 
Usage: 14

רב 
Rob 
Usage: 153

שׂגב 
Sagab 
Usage: 20

שׂגּיא 
Saggiy' 
Usage: 2

שׁלשׁ שׁלושׁ שׁלישׁo 
Shaliysh 
Usage: 20

תּוּר 
Tuwr 
Usage: 23

תּפארת תּפארה 
Tiph'arah 
Usage: 51

διάφορος 
Diaphoros 
Usage: 4

κράτιστος 
Kratistos 
Usage: 4

μεγαλοπρεπής 
megaloprepes 
Usage: 1

ὑπερβολή 
Huperbole 
Usage: 8