38 occurrences in 7 translations

'Foe' in the Bible

But if you will carefully obey Him and do everything I say, then I will be an enemy to your enemies and a foe to your foes.

Edom will be a conquered nation and Seir will be Israel's defeated foe, while Israel performs valiantly.

Had I not feared the provocation of the foe, lest their enemies misconstrue it and lest they should say, Our own hand has prevailed; all this was not the work of the Lord.

I will make My arrows drunk with blood, and My sword shall devour flesh, with the blood of the slain and the captives, from the long-haired heads of the foe.

The torrent Kishon swept [the foe] away, the onrushing torrent, the torrent Kishon. O my soul, march on with strength!

Esther said, "A foe and an enemy is this wicked Haman!" Then Haman became terrified before the king and queen.

His wrath has torn, and he has been hostile toward me; he gnashed at me with his teeth. My foe sharpens his eyes against me.

{Surely} our foe perishes, and fire has consumed their remainder.

Lest my foe tear my life [from my body] like a lion, dragging me away while there is none to deliver.

[The foe] thinks in his heart, God has quite forgotten; He has hidden His face; He will never see [my deed].

Let destruction befall [my foe] unawares; let the net he hid for me catch him; let him fall into that very destruction.

You make us retreat from the foe, and those who hate us have taken plunder for themselves.

Now, it is not an enemy who insults me- otherwise I could bear it; it is not a foe who rises up against me- otherwise I could hide from him.

That you may crush them, dipping your foot in blood, that the tongues of your dogs may have their share from the foe.

Direct Your feet [quickly] to the perpetual ruins and desolations; the foe has devastated and desecrated everything in the sanctuary.

God, how long will the foe mock? Will the enemy insult Your name forever?

They did not remember His power [shown] on the day He redeemed them from the foe,

He gave up His strength to captivity and His splendor to the hand of a foe.

He who dwells in the secret place of the Most High shall remain stable and fixed under the shadow of the Almighty [Whose power no foe can withstand].

He delivered them from the power of their foe; redeeming them from the power of their enemy.

Let the redeemed of the Lord proclaim that He has redeemed them from the hand of the foe

Flash [Your] lightning and scatter the foe; shoot Your arrows and rout them.

And in that day the Lord shall whistle for the fly [the numerous and troublesome foe] that is in the whole extent of the canal country of Egypt and for the bee that is in the land of Assyria.

They prepare the table, they spread the rugs, [and having] set the watchers [the revelers take no other precaution], they eat, they drink. Arise, you princes, and oil your shields [for your deadly foe is at the gates]!

Wrath is not in Me. Would that the briers and thorns [the wicked internal foe] were lined up against Me in battle! I would stride in against them; I would burn them up together.

Moreover, the children of Memphis and Tahpanhes (Egypt) [have in times past shown their power as a foe; they] have broken and fed on the crown of your head [Israel] -- "so do not rely on them as an ally now.

All your lovers have forgotten you; they don't seek you. Indeed, I've struck you down with the blow of an enemy, with the punishment of a cruel foe because your wickedness is great, and your sins are numerous.

See the siege mounds [of earth which the foe has heaped against the walls]; they have come up to the city to take it. And the city is given into the hand of the Chaldeans who fight against it, because [the people are overcome] by the sword and the famine and the pestilence. What You have spoken has come to pass, and behold, You see it.

Her foes have become [her] {master}, her enemies are at ease; Yahweh has made her suffer because of the greatness of her transgressions. Her children have gone away, captive before the foe.

(Dalet) He prepared his bow like an enemy; his right hand was ready to shoot. Like a foe he killed everyone, even our strong young men; he has poured out his anger like fire on the tent of Daughter Zion.

(Lamed) Neither the kings of the earth nor the people of the lands ever thought that enemy or foe would enter the gates of Jerusalem.

For a [heathen and hostile] nation [of locusts, illustrative of a human foe] has invaded My land, mighty and without number; its teeth are the teeth of a lion, and it has the jaw teeth of a lioness.

Therefore, thus says my Lord Yahweh, "A foe shall surround the land and bring down your strongholds, and your citadel fortresses shall be plundered."

said, "You who are full of every kind of craftiness and unscrupulous cunning--you son of the Devil and foe to all that is right--will you never cease to misrepresent the straight paths of the Lord?

What then shall we say to [all] this? If God is for us, who [can be] against us? [Who can be our foe, if God is on our side?]

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Root Form
Definition
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אויב איב 
'oyeb 
Usage: 272

צר צר 
Tsar 
Usage: 109

שׂנא 
Sane' 
Usage: 145

ἐχθρός 
Echthros 
Usage: 18

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