114 occurrences in 14 translations

'Good' in the Bible

If they say, Come with us; let us make designs against the good, waiting secretly for the upright, without cause;

Truly, if you are crying out for good sense, and your request is for knowledge;

Then shalt thou understand righteousness, and judgment, and equity; yea, every good path.

So shalt thou find favour and good understanding in the sight of God and man.

For her good profit is better than getting silver, and her return is better than fine gold.

My son, keep good sense, and do not let wise purpose go from your eyes.

The wise shall inherit glory (all honor and good) but shame is the highest rank conferred on [self-confident] fools.

A good-for-nothing man is an evil-doer; he goes on his way causing trouble with false words;

And among the simple (empty-headed and emptyhearted) ones, I perceived among the youths a young man void of good sense,

For good faith goes out of my mouth, and false lips are disgusting to me.

It is sport to the foolish man to do evil, but the man of good sense takes delight in wisdom.

The righteousness of the good man will make his way straight, but the sin of the evil-doer will be the cause of his fall.

In the good of the righteous a city exulteth, And in the destruction of the wicked is singing.

A gracious and good woman wins honor [for her husband], and violent men win riches but a woman who hates righteousness is a throne of dishonor for him.

The merciful man doeth good to his own soul: but he that is cruel troubleth his own flesh.

The desire of the righteous is only good: but the expectation of the wicked is wrath.

He that diligently seeketh good procureth favour: but he that seeketh mischief, it shall come unto him.

For his mouth of good sense, a man will be recommended, but he who is of perverse {mind} will be despised.

A man shall be satisfied with good by the fruit of his mouth: and the recompence of a man's hands shall be rendered unto him.

Deceit is in the heart of those whose thoughts are evil, but joy in that of those whose thoughts are good.

A man shall eat good by the fruit of his mouth: but the soul of the transgressors shall eat violence.

A good man leaveth an inheritance to his children's children: and the wealth of the sinner is laid up for the just.

The simple man has faith in every word, but the man of good sense gives thought to his footsteps.

He who is quickly angry will do what is foolish, but the man of good sense will have quiet.

Foolish behaviour is the heritage of the simple, but men of good sense are crowned with knowledge.

The evil bow before the good; and the wicked at the gates of the righteous.

He who is slow to be angry has great good sense; but he whose spirit is over-quick gives support to what is foolish.

The heart of the man of good sense goes in search of knowledge, but foolish things are the food of the unwise.

The entire life of the afflicted seems disastrous, but a good heart feasts continuously.

Foolish behaviour is joy to the unwise; but a man of good sense makes his way straight.

Anyone who ignores instruction despises himself, but whoever listens to correction acquires good sense.

He that handleth a matter wisely shall find good: and whoso trusteth in the LORD, happy is he.

The wise-hearted will be named men of good sense: and by pleasing words learning is increased.

Of what good is the price to buy wisdom in the hand of the fool, seeing he has no heart to understand?

A man void of good sense gives a pledge and becomes security for another in the presence of his neighbor.

Even the foolish man, when he keeps quiet, is taken to be wise: when his lips are shut he is credited with good sense.

He who keeps himself separate for his private purpose goes against all good sense.

A foolish man has no pleasure in good sense, but only to let what is in his heart come to light.

When the wicked comes in [to the depth of evil], he becomes a contemptuous despiser [of all that is pure and good], and with inner baseness comes outer shame and reproach.

It is not good to accept the person of the wicked, to overthrow the righteous in judgment.

The heart of the man of good sense gets knowledge; the ear of the wise is searching for knowledge.

A man's [moral] self shall be filled with the fruit of his mouth; and with the consequence of his words he must be satisfied [whether good or evil].

Also, that the soul be without knowledge, it is not good; and he that hasteth with his feet sinneth.

He that getteth wisdom loveth his own soul: he that keepeth understanding shall find good.

Good living beseemeth not a fool; how much less for a servant to have rule over princes.

A good-for-nothing witness makes sport of the judge's decision: and the mouth of evil-doers sends out evil like a stream.

The purpose in the heart of a man is like deep water, but a man of good sense will get it out.

"It's no good, it's no good," says the buyer; but when he is gone his way, then he boasts.

Every purpose is established by counsel: and with good advice make war.

A wise king winnows out the wicked [from among the good] and brings the threshing wheel over them [to separate the chaff from the grain].

Mercy and good faith keep the king safe, and the seat of his power is based on upright acts.

When the scoffer is punished, the fool gets a lesson in being wise; but men of [godly] Wisdom and good sense learn by being instructed.

It is a joy to the good man to do right, but it is destruction to the workers of evil.

The wicked become a ransom for the [uncompromisingly] righteous, and the treacherous for the upright [because the wicked themselves fall into the traps and pits they have dug for the good].

The good of eye -- he is blessed, For he hath given of his bread to the poor.

The morsel which you have eaten you shall vomit up, and lose your good words.

Get for yourself that which is true, and do not let it go for money; get wisdom and teaching and good sense.

Through skillful and godly Wisdom is a house (a life, a home, a family) built, and by understanding it is established [on a sound and good foundation],

My son, eat thou honey, because it is good; and the honeycomb, which is sweet to thy taste:

for the evil man shall not come to a good end; the fire of the wicked shall be put out.

These things also belong to the wise. It is not good to have respect of persons in judgment.

But to them that rebuke him shall be delight, and a good blessing shall come upon them.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
אדּיר 
'addiyr 
Usage: 27

אדר 
'eder 
Usage: 2

אדּרת 
'addereth 
Usage: 12

און 
'own 
Usage: 12

אזן 
'azan 
Usage: 0

אל 
'el 
Usage: 114

גּמל 
Gamal 
Usage: 37

הדר 
Hadar 
Usage: 30

הוד 
Howd 
Usage: 24

חמדּה 
Chemdah 
Usage: 16

חסד 
Checed 
Usage: 247

חסיד 
Chaciyd 
Usage: 32

טב 
Tab (Aramaic), 
Usage: 2

טוב 
Towb 
Usage: 31

טוב 
Towb 
Usage: 553

טוּב 
Tuwb 
Usage: 32

יטב 
Yatab 
Usage: 115

יטב 
Y@tab (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

יעל 
Ya`al 
Usage: 23

ישׁר 
Yashar 
Usage: 26

כּשׁרון 
Kishrown 
Usage: 3

מאד 
M@`od 
Usage: 300

מחמד 
Machmad 
Usage: 12

מלאכה 
M@la'kah 
Usage: 167

נכס 
N@kac (Aramaic) 
Usage: 2

עד עוד 
`owd 
Usage: 483

פּאר 
P@'er 
Usage: 7

צבי 
Ts@biy 
Usage: 32

צלח צלח 
Tsalach 
Usage: 66

קנין 
Qinyan 
substance , of...getting , goods , riches , with
Usage: 10

רחק 
Rachaq 
...far , ...off , ...away , remove , good way
Usage: 57

רכשׁ רכוּשׁ 
R@kuwsh 
Usage: 28

רנן 
Renen 
Usage: 1

שׁלם 
Shalam 
Usage: 116

שׁפר 
Sh@phar (Aramaic) 
Usage: 3

שׁפר 
Shepher 
Usage: 1

תּאר 
To'ar 
Usage: 15

תּחבּוּלה תּחבּלה 
Tachbulah 
Usage: 6

G14
ἀγαθοεργέω 
Agathoergeo 
do good
Usage: 1

G15
ἀγαθοποιέω 
Agathopoieo 
do good , well doing , do well
Usage: 6

G18
ἀγαθός 
Agathos 
Usage: 70

G19
ἀγαθωσύνη 
Agathosune 
Usage: 4

ἀξιόω 
Axioo 
Usage: 7

ἀρχαῖος 
Archaios 
old , of old time , a good while ago
Usage: 9

βίος 
Bios 
Usage: 6

δοκέω 
Dokeo 
Usage: 45

εὖ 
Eu 
Usage: 2

εὐαγγελίζω 
Euaggelizo 
Usage: 50

εὐδοκέω 
Eudokeo 
Usage: 20

εὐδοκία 
Eudokia 
good pleasure , good will , seem good 9 , desire
Usage: 7

εὐεργεσία 
Euergesia 
Usage: 2

εὐεργετέω 
Euergeteo 
Usage: 1

εὐθυμέω 
Euthumeo 
be of good cheer , be merry
Usage: 3

εὔθυμος 
Euthumos 
Usage: 2

εὔνοια 
Eunoia 
benevolence , good will
Usage: 2

εὐποιΐ́α 
Eupoiia 
to do good
Usage: 1

εὐφημία 
Euphemia 
Usage: 1

εὔφημος 
Euphemos 
Usage: 1

εὐψυχέω 
Eupsucheo 
be of good comfort
Usage: 1

θαρσέω 
Tharseo 
be of good cheer , be of good comfort
Usage: 1

καλλιέλαιος 
Kallielaios 
Usage: 1

καλός 
Kalos 
Usage: 62

καλῶς 
Kalos 
well , good , full well , .
Usage: 26

κόσμιος 
Kosmios 
Usage: 2

λαμπρός 
Lampros 
Usage: 8

μακράν 
Makran 
Usage: 7

μαρτυρέω 
Martureo 
Usage: 58

οἰκοδεσπότης 
Oikodespotes 
Usage: 0

οὐσία 
Ousia 
Usage: 0

πλουτέω 
Plouteo 
be rich , be made rich , rich , wax rich , be increased with goods
Usage: 9

σκεῦος 
Skeuos 
Usage: 17

σός 
Sos 
Usage: 10

συμφέρω 
Sumphero 
Usage: 13

ὕπαρξις 
Huparxis 
Usage: 2

ὑπάρχοντα 
Huparchonta 
Usage: 5

φιλάγαθος 
Philagathos 
Usage: 1

χρηστολογία 
Chrestologia 
Usage: 1

χρηστός 
Chrestos 
Usage: 4

χρηστότης 
Chrestotes 
Usage: 10



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