5 occurrences

'Ghost' in the Bible

Why was I not stillborn? Why did I not give up the ghost when my mother bore me?

But the eyes of the wicked shall look [for relief] in vain, and they shall not escape [the justice of God]; and their hope shall be to give up the ghost.

And you shall be laid low [Jerusalem], speaking from beneath the ground, and your speech shall come humbly from the dust. And your voice shall be like that of a ghost [produced by a medium] coming from the earth, and your speech shall whisper and squeak as it chatters from the dust.

And when the disciples saw Him walking on the sea, they were terrified and said, It is a ghost! And they screamed out with fright.

But when they saw Him walking on the sea they thought it was a ghost, and raised a [deep, throaty] shriek of terror.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
גּוע 
Gava` 
die , give up the ghost , dead , perish , dead
Usage: 24

ἐκπνέω 
Ekpneo 
give up the ghost
Usage: 3

ἐκψύχω 
Ekpsucho 
give up the ghost , yield up the ghost ,
Usage: 3

πνεῦμα 
Pneuma 
Usage: 334