22 occurrences in 14 translations

'Given' in the Bible

And I gave my heart to seek and search out by wisdom concerning all things that are done under heaven: this sore travail hath God given to the sons of man to be exercised therewith.

I decided to indulge in wine, while still remaining committed to wisdom. I also tried to indulge in foolishness, just enough to determine whether it was good for human beings under heaven given the short time of their lives.

For to a man who is good before Him, He hath given wisdom, and knowledge, and joy; and to a sinner He hath given travail, to gather and to heap up, to give to the good before God. Even this is vanity and vexation of spirit.

I have seen the travail, which God hath given to the sons of men to be exercised in it.

He has made every thing beautiful in his time: even the world he has given over to their will, in such a way that no man can attain to this work that God makes from the beginning to the end.

Here is what I have seen to be good: it is appropriate to eat, drink, and experience good in all the labor one does under the sun during the few days of his life God has given him, because that is his reward.

Every man also to whom God hath given riches and wealth, and hath given him power to eat thereof, and to take his portion, and to rejoice in his labour; this is the gift of God.

A man to whom God hath given riches, wealth, and honour, so that he wanteth nothing for his soul of all that he desireth, yet God giveth him not power to eat thereof, but a stranger eateth it: this is vanity, and it is an evil disease.

If a man begets a hundred children and lives many years so that the days of his years are many, but his life is not filled with good, and also he is given no burial [honors nor is laid to rest in the sepulcher of his fathers], I say that [he who had] an untimely birth [resulting in death] is better off than he,

Whatever exists was given its name long ago, and who man is, is known. But he is not able to contend with the One stronger than he.

Be not given overmuch to righteousness and be not over-wise. Why let destruction come on you?

Wisdom given as strength to a wise person is better than having ten powerful men in the city.

There is no man that hath power over the spirit to retain the spirit; neither hath he power in the day of death: and there is no discharge in that war; neither shall wickedness deliver those that are given to it.

All this have I seen, and have given my heart to all the work which is done under the sun: there is a time when man has power over man for his destruction.

Because the sentence against an evil deed is not executed quickly, therefore the hearts of the sons of men among them are given fully to do evil.

There is a thing which is to no purpose done on the earth: that there are good men to whom is given the same punishment as those who are evil, and there are evil men who get the reward of the good. I say that this again is to no purpose.

And I have praised mirth because there is no good to man under the sun except to eat and to drink, and to rejoice, and it remaineth with him of his labour the days of his life that God hath given to him under the sun.

Live joyfully with the wife whom thou lovest all the days of the life of thy vanity, which he hath given thee under the sun, all the days of thy vanity: for that is thy portion in this life, and in thy labour which thou takest under the sun.

Then I said, Wisdom is better than strength, but the poor man's wisdom is not respected, and his words are not given a hearing.

Foolishness is given great honor, while the prosperous sit in lowly places.

The words of the wise are as goads, and as nails fastened by the masters of assemblies, which are given from one shepherd.

But about going further [than the words given by one Shepherd], my son, be warned. Of making many books there is no end [so do not believe everything you read], and much study is a weariness of the flesh.

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Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּעל 
Ba`al 
Usage: 85

בּצע 
Batsa` 
Usage: 17

גּמוּל 
G@muwl 
Usage: 19

חלק 
Chalaq 
Usage: 65

יהב 
Y@hab (Aramaic) 
Usage: 28

נכה 
Nakah 
Usage: 501

αἰσχροκερδής 
Aischrokerdes 
Usage: 3

δουλόω 
Douloo 
Usage: 8

θεόπνευστος 
theopneustos 
Usage: 1

πάροινος 
Paroinos 
given to wine
Usage: 2

φιλόξενος 
Philoxenos 
Usage: 3



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