165 occurrences in 14 translations

'Feared' in the Bible

And Lot went up out of Zoar, and dwelt in the mountain, and his two daughters with him; for he feared to dwell in Zoar: and he dwelt in a cave, he and his two daughters.

Therefore Abimelech rose early in the morning and called all his slaves and told all these things in their ears; and the men feared greatly.

And the men of the place asked him of his wife; and he said, She is my sister: for he feared to say, She is my wife; lest, said he, the men of the place should kill me for Rebekah; because she was fair to look upon.

He was afraid and said, How to be feared and reverenced is this place! This is none other than the house of God, and this is the gateway to heaven!

If the God of my father the God of Abraham, the God whom Isaac feared had not been with me, you would have sent me away empty handed. But God saw my misery and how hard I've worked with my own hands and he rebuked you last night."

May the God of Abraham and the god of Nahor, the gods of their father, judge between us." Jacob took an oath by the God whom his father Isaac feared.

As they set out on their journey, because the people who lived in the cities around them feared God, they did not pursue Jacob's sons.

Then Judah said to Tamar, his daughter-in-law, "Stay a widow in your father's house until Shelah my son grows up," for {he feared he would also die} like his brother. So Tamar went and stayed in the house of her father.

But Jacob did not send Benjamin, the brother of Joseph, for {he feared harm would come to him}.

And it came to pass, because the midwives feared God, that he made them houses.

And he said, Who made thee a prince and a judge over us? intendest thou to kill me, as thou killedst the Egyptian? And Moses feared, and said, Surely this thing is known.

He that feared the word of the LORD among the servants of Pharaoh made his servants and his cattle flee into the houses:

The Lord gave the people favor in the sight of the Egyptians. And the man Moses was feared in the land of Egypt, by Pharaoh's officials and the people.

And when Pharaoh drew near, the sons of Israel lifted up their eyes, and, behold, the Egyptians marched after them; and they feared greatly, and the sons of Israel cried out unto the LORD.

And the Lord said, See, this is what I will undertake: before the eyes of your people I will do wonders, such as have not been done in all the earth or in any nation: and all your people will see the work of the Lord, for what I am about to do for you is greatly to be feared.

When Aaron and all the Israelites saw Moses, behold, the skin of his face shone, and they feared to come near him.

As a result, Moab greatly feared the people, because they were so numerous. Because a sense of impending doom was afflicting the Moabites as they faced the Israelis,

Have no fear of them: for the Lord your God is with you, a great God greatly to be feared.

I feared the anger and wrath of the LORD against you, because he was irate enough to destroy you. But the LORD also listened to me at that time.

For the Lord your God is God of gods and Lord of lords, the great God, strong in power and greatly to be feared, who has no respect for any man's position and takes no rewards:

How he met thee by the way, and smote the hindmost of thee, even all that were feeble behind thee, when thou wast faint and weary; and he feared not God.

Assemble the people, the men, and the women, and the infants, and thy sojourner who is within thy gates, so that they hear, and so that they learn, and have feared Jehovah your God, and observed to do all the words of this law;

They sacrificed unto devils, not to God; to gods whom they knew not, to new gods that came newly up, whom your fathers feared not.

Were it not that I feared the wrath of the enemy, lest their adversaries should behave themselves strangely, and lest they should say, Our hand is high, and the LORD hath not done all this.

On that day the LORD magnified Joshua in the sight of all Israel; and they feared him, as they feared Moses, all the days of his life.

The Gibeonites answered him, "It was clearly reported to your servants that the Lord your God had commanded His servant Moses to give you all the land and to destroy all the inhabitants of the land before you. We greatly feared for our lives because of you, and that is why we did this.

That they feared greatly, because Gibeon was a great city, as one of the royal cities, and because it was greater than Ai, and all the men thereof were mighty.

Then Gideon took ten men of his servants, and did as the LORD had said unto him: and so it was, because he feared his father's household, and the men of the city, that he could not do it by day, that he did it by night.

And he said unto Jether his firstborn, Up, and slay them. But the youth drew not his sword: for he feared, because he was yet a youth.

Then the woman went and told her husband, saying, A Man of God came to me and his face was like the face of the Angel of God, to be greatly and reverently feared. I did not ask him from where he came, and he did not tell me his name.

And Samuel lay until the morning, and opened the doors of the house of the LORD. And Samuel feared to shew Eli the vision.

So Samuel called unto the LORD; and the LORD sent thunder and rain that day: and all the people greatly feared the LORD and Samuel.

And when the people were come into the wood, behold, the honey dropped; but no man put his hand to his mouth: for the people feared the oath.

And Saul said unto Samuel, I have sinned: for I have transgressed the commandment of the LORD, and thy words: because I feared the people, and obeyed their voice.

So Saul feared David, because the Lord was with him but had departed from Saul.

David took these words to heart and greatly feared Achish king of Gath.

And he could not answer Abner a word again, because he feared him.

David feared the Lord that day and said, "How can the ark of the Lord ever come to me?"

And when all the kings that were servants to Hadarezer saw that they were smitten before Israel, they made peace with Israel, and served them. So the Syrians feared to help the children of Ammon any more.

And it came to pass on the seventh day, that the child died. And the servants of David feared to tell him that the child was dead: for they said, Behold, while the child was yet alive, we spake unto him, and he would not hearken unto our voice: how will he then vex himself, if we tell him that the child is dead?

And Adonijah feared because of Solomon, and arose, and went, and caught hold on the horns of the altar.

And all Israel heard of the judgment which the king had judged; and they feared the king: for they saw that the wisdom of God was in him, to do judgment.

And Ahab called Obadiah, which was the governor of his house. (Now Obadiah feared the LORD greatly:

But when I leave you, the Spirit of the Lord may carry you off to some place I don't know. Then when I go report to Ahab and he doesn't find you, he will kill me. But , your servant, have feared the Lord from my youth.

But they feared greatly and said, "Behold, the two kings did not stand before him; how then can we stand?"

For so it was, that the children of Israel had sinned against the LORD their God, which had brought them up out of the land of Egypt, from under the hand of Pharaoh king of Egypt, and had feared other gods,

And so it was at the beginning of their dwelling there, that they feared not the LORD: therefore the LORD sent lions among them, which slew some of them.

So they feared the LORD, and made unto themselves of the lowest of them priests of the high places, which sacrificed for them in the houses of the high places.

They feared the LORD, and served their own gods, after the manner of the nations whom they carried away from thence.

So these nations feared the LORD, and served their graven images, both their children, and their children's children: as did their fathers, so do they unto this day.

David feared God that day, and said, "How can I ever bring the ark of God to me?"

And what other nation in the earth, like your people Israel, did a god go out to take for himself, to be his people, making his name great and to be feared, driving out the nations from before your people whom you made free and took out of Egypt?

And Jehoshaphat feared, and set himself to seek the LORD, and proclaimed a fast throughout all Judah.

They set up the altar on its foundation and offered burnt offerings for the morning and evening on it to the Lord even though they feared the surrounding peoples.

And said, O Lord, the God of heaven, the great God, greatly to be feared, keeping faith and mercy with those who have love for him and are true to his laws:

And after looking, I got up and said to the great ones and to the chiefs and to the rest of the people, Have no fear of them: keep in mind the Lord who is great and greatly to be feared, and take up arms for your brothers, your sons, and your daughters, your wives and your houses.

Nevertheless, the former governors before me placed a heavy burden on the people. They received food and wine, plus a tax of 40 shekels of silver. Even their young men took advantage of the people, but I never did so because I feared God.

And it came to pass, when all our enemies heard thereof , that all the nations that were about us feared, and were much cast down in their own eyes; for they perceived that this work was wrought of our God.

That I gave my brother Hanani, and Hananiah the ruler of the palace, charge over Jerusalem: for he was a faithful man, and feared God above many.

And now, our God, the great, the strong, the God who is to be feared, who keeps faith and mercy, let not all this trouble seem small to you, which has come on us, and on our kings and our rulers and on our priests and our prophets and our fathers and on all your people from the time of the kings of Assyria till this day.

There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was perfect and upright, and one that feared God, and eschewed evil.

For the thing which I greatly feared is come upon me, and that which I was afraid of is come unto me.

For I feared destruction from God, against whose highness I could have no power.

because I greatly feared the crowds, and the contempt of the clans terrified me, so I grew silent and would not go outside?

And Elihu son of Barachel the Buzite answereth and saith: -- Young I am in days, and ye are age Therefore I have feared, And am afraid of shewing you my opinion.

Therefore it is to be feared that he take thee away with a stroke, which cannot be avoided even with a great ransom.

A bright light comes out of the north; God's glory is greatly to be feared.

To give decision for the child without a father and for the broken-hearted, so that the man of the earth may no longer be feared.

There they have feared a fear, For God is in the generation of the righteous.

There they feared a fear -- there was no fear, For God hath scattered the bones of him Who is encamping against thee, Thou hast put to shame, For God hath despised them.

Say to God, How greatly to be feared are your works! because of your great power your haters are forced to put themselves under your feet.

Come and see the works of God: he is to be feared in all he does to the children of men.

O God, you are to be feared in your holy place: the God of Israel gives strength and power to his people. Praise be to God.

Vow, and pay unto the LORD your God: let all that be round about him bring presents unto him that ought to be feared.

He humbles the spirit of leaders; He is feared by the kings of the earth.

And he led them on safely, so that they feared not: but the sea overwhelmed their enemies.

I am afflicted and destitute; from my youth up I have feared thee and been in awe of thee.

Let them give praise to your name, for it is great and to be feared; holy is he.

He has sent salvation to his people; he has given his word for ever: holy is his name and greatly to be feared.

Fulfill your promise to your servant, that you may be feared.

Remove my reproach that I have feared, For Thy judgments are good.

when what you have feared comes as destruction, and your calamity comes as a whirlwind; when tribulation and anguish come upon you.

The feared thing of the wicked it meeteth him, And the desire of the righteous is given.

You are beautiful, O my love, as Tirzah, as fair as Jerusalem; you are to be feared like an army with flags.

Who is she, looking down as the morning light, fair as the moon, clear as the sun, who is to be feared like an army with flags?

You are to regard only the Lord of Hosts as holy. Only He should be feared; only He should be held in awe.

As my hand has reached to the kingdoms of the idols [which were unable to defend them,] whose graven images were more to be feared and dreaded and more mighty than those of Jerusalem and of Samaria -- "

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
אמה אימה 
'eymah 
Usage: 17

גּוּר 
Guwr 
Usage: 98

דּאגה 
D@'agah 
Usage: 6

דּחל 
D@chal (Aramaic) 
Usage: 6

חרדה 
Charadah 
Usage: 9

חת 
Chath 
Usage: 9

חתחת 
Chathchath 
Usage: 1

יגור 
Yagowr 
Usage: 2

יגר 
Yagor 
Usage: 5

ירא 
Yare' 
Usage: 334

ירא 
Yare' 
Usage: 43

יראה 
Yir'ah 
Usage: 45

מגוּר מגור 
Magowr 
Usage: 8

מגורה 
M@gowrah 
Usage: 1

מגוּרה 
M@guwrah 
Usage: 3

מהר 
Mahar 
Usage: 68

מורה מרא מורא 
Mowra' 
Usage: 12

ערץ 
`arats 
Usage: 15

פּחד 
Pachad 
Usage: 25

פּחד 
Pachad 
Usage: 49

פּחדּה 
Pachdah 
Usage: 1

פּלּצוּת 
Pallatsuwth 
Usage: 4

רגז 
Rogez 
Usage: 7

רטט 
Retet 
Usage: 1

רעדה רעד 
Ra`ad 
Usage: 5

ἀφόβως 
Aphobos 
Usage: 4

δειλία 
Deilia 
Usage: 1

δειλός 
Deilos 
Usage: 0

ἔκφοβος 
Ekphobos 
Usage: 2

εὐλαβέομαι 
Eulabeomai 
fearing , moved with fear
Usage: 2

φοβερός 
Phoberos 
Usage: 3

φοβέω 
Phobeo 
fear , be afraid , be afraid of , reverence ,
Usage: 68

φόβητρον 
Phobetron 
Usage: 0

φόβος 
Phobos 
fear , terror ,
Usage: 46

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