36 occurrences in 13 translations

'Gains' in the Bible

And they took their cattle and the gains which they had acquired in the land of Canaan and came into Egypt, Jacob and all his offspring with him:

If a man has no redeemer, but he prospers and gains enough for its redemption,

My glory and honor are fresh in me [being constantly renewed], and my bow gains [ever] new strength in my hand.

For he has said, “A man gains nothingwhen he becomes God’s friend.”

So are the ways of everyone who gains by violence; It takes away the life of its possessors.

He who corrects a scoffer gains abuse for himself, and he who rebukes the wicked {gets hurt}.

Whoever ignores instruction hates himself, but anyone who heeds reproof gains understanding.

The mind of a discerning person gains knowledge, while the ears of wise people seek out knowledge.

He who gains Wisdom loves his own life; he who keeps understanding shall prosper and find good.

Strike a mocker, and the inexperienced learn a lesson;rebuke the discerning, and he gains knowledge.

When a mocker is punished, the fool gains wisdom; but when the wise is instructed, he receives knowledge.

When a land transgresses, it gains a succession of leaders, but with an understanding and knowledgeable man, its stability endures.

When prosperity increases, those who consume it increase. {So its owner gains nothing, except to see his wealth before it is spent}.

Sorrow is better than laughter, for by the sadness of the countenance the heart is made better and gains gladness.

Like a cage filled with the birds that have been caught, their houses are filled with the gains of their fraud and deceit. That is how they have gotten so rich and powerful.

The person who gathers wealth by unjust means is like the partridge that broods over eggs but does not hatch them. Before his life is half over he will lose his ill-gotten gains. At the end of his life it will be clear he was a fool."

And, I will give all the wealth of this city, and all its gains, and all its precious things, and all the treasures of the kings of Judah, will I give into the hand of their enemies; and they shall make them a prey, and take them, and carry them to Babylon.

"Watch out! I'm vehemently angry about the unjust gains that you've earned, and about the blood that has been shed among you.

Now I will tell you the truth.Prophecies about Persia and Greece “Three more kings will arise in Persia, and the fourth will be far richer than the others. By the power he gains through his riches, he will stir up everyone against the kingdom of Greece.

Woe to him who dishonestly makeswealth for his houseto place his nest on high,to escape from the reach of disaster!

You are descendants of Abraham, I know; but you want to kill me, because my teaching gains no ground within you.

And when her masters saw that the hope of their gains was gone, they caught Paul and Silas, and drew them into the marketplace unto the rulers,

But what things were to me gains, these I have counted, because of the Christ, loss;

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
κερδαίνω 
Kerdaino 
gain , win , get gain , vr gain
Usage: 9

בּצע 
Batsa` 
Usage: 17

בּצע 
Betsa` 
Usage: 22

זבן 
Z@ban (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

מחיר 
M@chiyr 
Usage: 15

תּבוּאה 
T@buw'ah 
Usage: 42

תּרבּית 
Tarbiyth 
Usage: 6

ἀναντιῤῥήτως 
Anantirrhetos 
Usage: 1

ἀντέπω 
Antepo 
Usage: 1

ἀντίλεγω 
Antilego 
Usage: 10

ἀντιλογία 
Antilogia 
Usage: 4

ἐργασία 
Ergasia 
Usage: 5

κέρδος 
Kerdos 
Usage: 3

πλεονεκτέω 
Pleonekteo 
Usage: 5

πορισμός 
Porismos 
Usage: 2

προσεργάζομαι 
Prosergazomai 
Usage: 0

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