11 occurrences in 9 translations

'Forbearing' in the Bible

Then I said, I will not make mention of him, nor speak any more in his name. But his word was in mine heart as a burning fire shut up in my bones, and I was weary with forbearing, and I could not stay.

Wherefore no longer forbearing, we thought good to be left in Athens alone,

Not given to wine, not combative but gentle and considerate, not quarrelsome but forbearing and peaceable, and not a lover of money [insatiable for wealth and ready to obtain it by questionable means].

To slander or abuse or speak evil of no one, to avoid being contentious, to be forbearing (yielding, gentle, and conciliatory), and to show unqualified courtesy toward everybody.

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Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אף 
'aph 
Usage: 276

דּמם 
Damam 
Usage: 30

חדל 
Chadal 
Usage: 58

חדל 
Chadel 
Usage: 3

חשׂך 
Chasak 
Usage: 28

ἀνέχομαι 
Anechomai 
suffer , bear with , forbear , endure
Usage: 12

ἀνίημι 
Aniemi 
Usage: 4

ἀνοχή 
Anoche 
Usage: 2

ἐργάζομαι 
Ergazomai 
Usage: 28

στέγω 
Stego 
Usage: 4

φείδομαι 
Pheidomai 
Usage: 10

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