169 occurrences

'Far' in the Bible

And when they were gone out of the city, and not yet far off, Joseph said unto his steward, Up, follow after the men; and when thou dost overtake them, say unto them, Wherefore have ye rewarded evil for good?

And Pharaoh said, I will let you go, that ye may sacrifice to the LORD your God in the wilderness; only ye shall not go very far away: intreat for me.

Keep thee far from a false matter; and the innocent and righteous slay thou not: for I will not justify the wicked.

Every man of the children of Israel shall pitch by his own standard, with the ensign of their father's house: far off about the tabernacle of the congregation shall they pitch.

If the place which the LORD thy God hath chosen to put his name there be too far from thee, then thou shalt kill of thy herd and of thy flock, which the LORD hath given thee, as I have commanded thee, and thou shalt eat in thy gates whatsoever thy soul lusteth after.

Namely, of the gods of the people which are round about you, nigh unto thee, or far off from thee, from the one end of the earth even unto the other end of the earth;

And if the way be too long for thee, so that thou art not able to carry it; or if the place be too far from thee, which the LORD thy God shall choose to set his name there, when the LORD thy God hath blessed thee:

Thus shalt thou do unto all the cities which are very far off from thee, which are not of the cities of these nations.

The LORD shall bring a nation against thee from far, from the end of the earth, as swift as the eagle flieth; a nation whose tongue thou shalt not understand;

So that the generation to come of your children that shall rise up after you, and the stranger that shall come from a far land, shall say, when they see the plagues of that land, and the sicknesses which the LORD hath laid upon it;

For this commandment which I command thee this day, it is not hidden from thee, neither is it far off.

That the waters which came down from above stood and rose up upon an heap very far from the city Adam, that is beside Zaretan: and those that came down toward the sea of the plain, even the salt sea, failed, and were cut off: and the people passed over right against Jericho.

And he commanded them, saying, Behold, ye shall lie in wait against the city, even behind the city: go not very far from the city, but be ye all ready:

And they went to Joshua unto the camp at Gilgal, and said unto him, and to the men of Israel, We be come from a far country: now therefore make ye a league with us.

And they said unto him, From a very far country thy servants are come because of the name of the LORD thy God: for we have heard the fame of him, and all that he did in Egypt,

And Joshua called for them, and he spake unto them, saying, Wherefore have ye beguiled us, saying, We are very far from you; when ye dwell among us?

(For my father fought for you, and adventured his life far, and delivered you out of the hand of Midian:

Then the five men departed, and came to Laish, and saw the people that were therein, how they dwelt careless, after the manner of the Zidonians, quiet and secure; and there was no magistrate in the land, that might put them to shame in any thing; and they were far from the Zidonians, and had no business with any man.

And there was no deliverer, because it was far from Zidon, and they had no business with any man; and it was in the valley that lieth by Bethrehob. And they built a city, and dwelt therein.

And when they were by Jebus, the day was far spent; and the servant said unto his master, Come, I pray thee, and let us turn in into this city of the Jebusites, and lodge in it.

Wherefore the LORD God of Israel saith, I said indeed that thy house, and the house of thy father, should walk before me for ever: but now the LORD saith, Be it far from me; for them that honour me I will honour, and they that despise me shall be lightly esteemed.

And Jonathan said, Far be it from thee: for if I knew certainly that evil were determined by my father to come upon thee, then would not I tell it thee?

Did I then begin to inquire of God for him? be it far from me: let not the king impute any thing unto his servant, nor to all the house of my father: for thy servant knew nothing of all this, less or more.

And the king went forth, and all the people after him, and tarried in a place that was far off.

And Joab answered and said, Far be it, far be it from me, that I should swallow up or destroy.

And he said, Be it far from me, O LORD, that I should do this: is not this the blood of the men that went in jeopardy of their lives? therefore he would not drink it. These things did these three mighty men.

Moreover concerning a stranger, that is not of thy people Israel, but cometh out of a far country for thy name's sake;

If they sin against thee, (for there is no man that sinneth not,) and thou be angry with them, and deliver them to the enemy, so that they carry them away captives unto the land of the enemy, far or near;

Then came Isaiah the prophet unto king Hezekiah, and said unto him, What said these men? and from whence came they unto thee? And Hezekiah said, They are come from a far country, even from Babylon.

Moreover concerning the stranger, which is not of thy people Israel, but is come from a far country for thy great name's sake, and thy mighty hand, and thy stretched out arm; if they come and pray in this house;

If they sin against thee, (for there is no man which sinneth not,) and thou be angry with them, and deliver them over before their enemies, and they carry them away captives unto a land far off or near;

And he made in Jerusalem engines, invented by cunning men, to be on the towers and upon the bulwarks, to shoot arrows and great stones withal. And his name spread far abroad; for he was marvellously helped, till he was strong.

Now therefore, Tatnai, governor beyond the river, Shetharboznai, and your companions the Apharsachites, which are beyond the river, be ye far from thence:

And I said unto the nobles, and to the rulers, and to the rest of the people, The work is great and large, and we are separated upon the wall, one far from another.

And Mordecai wrote these things, and sent letters unto all the Jews that were in all the provinces of the king Ahasuerus, both nigh and far,

His children are far from safety, and they are crushed in the gate, neither is there any to deliver them.

If iniquity be in thine hand, put it far away, and let not wickedness dwell in thy tabernacles.

Withdraw thine hand far from me: and let not thy dread make me afraid.

He hath put my brethren far from me, and mine acquaintance are verily estranged from me.

Lo, their good is not in their hand: the counsel of the wicked is far from me.

Yet he filled their houses with good things: but the counsel of the wicked is far from me.

If thou return to the Almighty, thou shalt be built up, thou shalt put away iniquity far from thy tabernacles.

They abhor me, they flee far from me, and spare not to spit in my face.

Therefore hearken unto me, ye men of understanding: far be it from God, that he should do wickedness; and from the Almighty, that he should commit iniquity.

His ways are always grievous; thy judgments are far above out of his sight: as for all his enemies, he puffeth at them.

Be not far from me; for trouble is near; for there is none to help.

But be not thou far from me, O LORD: O my strength, haste thee to help me.

Hide not thy face far from me; put not thy servant away in anger: thou hast been my help; leave me not, neither forsake me, O God of my salvation.

This thou hast seen, O LORD: keep not silence: O Lord, be not far from me.

Forsake me not, O LORD: O my God, be not far from me.

Lo, then would I wander far off, and remain in the wilderness. Selah.

O God, be not far from me: O my God, make haste for my help.

For, lo, they that are far from thee shall perish: thou hast destroyed all them that go a whoring from thee.

Thou hast put away mine acquaintance far from me; thou hast made me an abomination unto them: I am shut up, and I cannot come forth.

As he loved cursing, so let it come unto him: as he delighted not in blessing, so let it be far from him.

They draw nigh that follow after mischief: they are far from thy law.

Remove thy way far from her, and come not nigh the door of her house:

All the brethren of the poor do hate him: how much more do his friends go far from him? he pursueth them with words, yet they are wanting to him.

Thorns and snares are in the way of the froward: he that doth keep his soul shall be far from them.

Then I saw that wisdom excelleth folly, as far as light excelleth darkness.

All this have I proved by wisdom: I said, I will be wise; but it was far from me.

That which is far off, and exceeding deep, who can find it out?

And he will lift up an ensign to the nations from far, and will hiss unto them from the end of the earth: and, behold, they shall come with speed swiftly:

And the LORD have removed men far away, and there be a great forsaking in the midst of the land.

Associate yourselves, O ye people, and ye shall be broken in pieces; and give ear, all ye of far countries: gird yourselves, and ye shall be broken in pieces; gird yourselves, and ye shall be broken in pieces.

And what will ye do in the day of visitation, and in the desolation which shall come from far? to whom will ye flee for help? and where will ye leave your glory?

They come from a far country, from the end of heaven, even the LORD, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land.

The nations shall rush like the rushing of many waters: but God shall rebuke them, and they shall flee far off, and shall be chased as the chaff of the mountains before the wind, and like a rolling thing before the whirlwind.

And they shall turn the rivers far away; and the brooks of defence shall be emptied and dried up: the reeds and flags shall wither.

All thy rulers are fled together, they are bound by the archers: all that are found in thee are bound together, which have fled from far.

Thou hast increased the nation, O LORD, thou hast increased the nation: thou art glorified: thou hadst removed it far unto all the ends of the earth.

Behold, the name of the LORD cometh from far, burning with his anger, and the burden thereof is heavy: his lips are full of indignation, and his tongue as a devouring fire:

Hear, ye that are far off, what I have done; and, ye that are near, acknowledge my might.

Thine eyes shall see the king in his beauty: they shall behold the land that is very far off.

Then came Isaiah the prophet unto king Hezekiah, and said unto him, What said these men? and from whence came they unto thee? And Hezekiah said, They are come from a far country unto me, even from Babylon.

I will say to the north, Give up; and to the south, Keep not back: bring my sons from far, and my daughters from the ends of the earth;

Calling a ravenous bird from the east, the man that executeth my counsel from a far country: yea, I have spoken it, I will also bring it to pass; I have purposed it, I will also do it.

Hearken unto me, ye stouthearted, that are far from righteousness:

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name.

Behold, these shall come from far: and, lo, these from the north and from the west; and these from the land of Sinim.

For thy waste and thy desolate places, and the land of thy destruction, shall even now be too narrow by reason of the inhabitants, and they that swallowed thee up shall be far away.

In righteousness shalt thou be established: thou shalt be far from oppression; for thou shalt not fear: and from terror; for it shall not come near thee.

And thou wentest to the king with ointment, and didst increase thy perfumes, and didst send thy messengers far off, and didst debase thyself even unto hell.

I create the fruit of the lips; Peace, peace to him that is far off, and to him that is near, saith the LORD; and I will heal him.

Therefore is judgment far from us, neither doth justice overtake us: we wait for light, but behold obscurity; for brightness, but we walk in darkness.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
מרחק 
merchaq 
Usage: 18

רחק רחוק 
Rachowq 
Usage: 85

μακράν 
Makran 
Usage: 7

חללה חלילה 
Chaliylah 
God forbid , far be it , be...far , Lord forbid ,
Usage: 20

ἀποδημέω 
Apodemeo 
Usage: 0

הלא 
Hala' 
Usage: 1

הנּה 
hennah 
Usage: 55

זנח 
Zanach 
Usage: 20

נדא נדהo 
Nadah 
Usage: 2

עשׁר 
`osher 
Usage: 37

רחיק 
Rachiyq (Aramaic) 
far
Usage: 1

רחק 
Rachaq 
...far , ...off , ...away , remove , good way
Usage: 57

שׂכר 
Sakar 
Usage: 28

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ἀγρός 
Agros 
Usage: 14

ἀπόδημος 
Apodemos 
Usage: 0

ἀποτάσσομαι 
Apotassomai 
Usage: 5

ἀσσάριον 
Assarion 
Usage: 0

εὐφραίνω 
Euphraino 
Usage: 8

ἵλεως 
Hileos 
be it far , merciful
Usage: 2

κλίνω 
Klino 
lay , bow , bow down , be far spent , turn to fight , wear away
Usage: 5

μακρόθεν 
Makrothen 
Usage: 11

μακρός 
Makros 
long , far
Usage: 0

πέραν 
Peran 
Usage: 21

περισσότερον 
Perissoteron 
Usage: 4

πόῤῥω 
Porrho 
Usage: 0

προβαίνω 
Probaino 
be well stricken , go on , go farther , be of ... age Trans
Usage: 5

προέρχομαι 
Proerchomai 
go before , go farther , go forward , outgo , pass on
Usage: 9

προκόπτω 
Prokopto 
Usage: 5

ὑπεράνω 
Huperano 
Usage: 3

ὑπερβολή 
Huperbole 
Usage: 8

χαίρω 
Chairo 
Usage: 60