36 occurrences

'Heap' in the Bible

Jacob said to his kinsmen, "Gather stones." So they took stones and made a heap, and they ate there by the heap.

Laban said, "This heap is a witness between you and me this day." Therefore it was named Galeed,

Laban said to Jacob, "Behold this heap and behold the pillar which I have set between you and me.

"This heap is a witness, and the pillar is a witness, that I will not pass by this heap to you for harm, and you will not pass by this heap and this pillar to me, for harm.

"At the blast of Your nostrils the waters were piled up, The flowing waters stood up like a heap; The deeps were congealed in the heart of the sea.

'I then will destroy your high places, and cut down your incense altars, and heap your remains on the remains of your idols, for My soul shall abhor you.

'I will heap misfortunes on them; I will use My arrows on them.

"It shall come about when the soles of the feet of the priests who carry the ark of the LORD, the Lord of all the earth, rest in the waters of the Jordan, the waters of the Jordan will be cut off, and the waters which are flowing down from above will stand in one heap."

the waters which were flowing down from above stood and rose up in one heap, a great distance away at Adam, the city that is beside Zarethan; and those which were flowing down toward the sea of the Arabah, the Salt Sea, were completely cut off. So the people crossed opposite Jericho.

They raised over him a great heap of stones that stands to this day, and the LORD turned from the fierceness of His anger. Therefore the name of that place has been called the valley of Achor to this day.

So Joshua burned Ai and made it a heap forever, a desolation until this day.

He hanged the king of Ai on a tree until evening; and at sunset Joshua gave command and they took his body down from the tree and threw it at the entrance of the city gate, and raised over it a great heap of stones that stands to this day.

When Boaz had eaten and drunk and his heart was merry, he went to lie down at the end of the heap of grain; and she came secretly, and uncovered his feet and lay down.

"He raises the poor from the dust, He lifts the needy from the ash heap To make them sit with nobles, And inherit a seat of honor; For the pillars of the earth are the LORD'S, And He set the world on them.

They took Absalom and cast him into a deep pit in the forest and erected over him a very great heap of stones And all Israel fled, each to his tent.

"And this house will become a heap of ruins; everyone who passes by will be astonished and hiss and say, 'Why has the LORD done thus to this land and to this house?'

"And I issued a decree that any man who violates this edict, a timber shall be drawn from his house and he shall be impaled on it and his house shall be made a refuse heap on account of this.

"Yet does not one in a heap of ruins stretch out his hand, Or in his disaster therefore cry out for help?

He gathers the waters of the sea together as a heap; He lays up the deeps in storehouses.

He divided the sea and caused them to pass through, And He made the waters stand up like a heap.

"Your navel is like a round goblet Which never lacks mixed wine; Your belly is like a heap of wheat Fenced about with lilies.

In the day that you plant it you carefully fence it in, And in the morning you bring your seed to blossom; But the harvest will be a heap In a day of sickliness and incurable pain.

For You have made a city into a heap, A fortified city into a ruin; A palace of strangers is a city no more, It will never be rebuilt.

"I will make Jerusalem a heap of ruins, A haunt of jackals; And I will make the cities of Judah a desolation, without inhabitant."

"Therefore behold, the days are coming," declares the LORD, "That I will cause a trumpet blast of war to be heard Against Rabbah of the sons of Ammon; And it will become a desolate heap, And her towns will be set on fire Then Israel will take possession of his possessors," Says the LORD.

"Babylon will become a heap of ruins, a haunt of jackals, An object of horror and hissing, without inhabitants.

"Heap on the wood, kindle the fire, Boil the flesh well And mix in the spices, And let the bones be burned.

The king replied to the Chaldeans, "The command from me is firm: if you do not make known to me the dream and its interpretation, you will be torn limb from limb and your houses will be made a rubbish heap.

"Therefore I make a decree that any people, nation or tongue that speaks anything offensive against the God of Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego shall be torn limb from limb and their houses reduced to a rubbish heap, inasmuch as there is no other god who is able to deliver in this way."

For I will make Samaria a heap of ruins in the open country, Planting places for a vineyard I will pour her stones down into the valley And will lay bare her foundations.

Therefore, on account of you Zion will be plowed as a field, Jerusalem will become a heap of ruins, And the mountain of the temple will become high places of a forest.

"They mock at kings And rulers are a laughing matter to them They laugh at every fortress And heap up rubble to capture it.

from that time when one came to a grain heap of twenty measures, there would be only ten; and when one came to the wine vat to draw fifty measures, there would be only twenty.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
ערמה ערם 
`arem (BR24.50.26) 
Usage: 11

צבר 
Tsabar 
heap up , heap , gather , lay
Usage: 7

גּל 
Gal 
heap , wave , spring , billow , of
Usage: 34

חבר 
Chabar 
Usage: 29

חמר 
Chomer 
Usage: 31

חמרה 
Chamorah 
Usage: 2

חתה 
Chathah 
Usage: 4

כּנס 
Kanac 
Usage: 11

נד 
Ned 
Usage: 6

ספה 
Caphah 
Usage: 20

עי 
`iy 
Usage: 4

עתד 
`athad 
Usage: 2

צבּר 
Tsibbur 
Usage: 1

קבץ 
Qabats 
Usage: 127

תּל 
Tel 
Usage: 5

תּמרוּר 
Tamruwr 
Usage: 1

ἐπισωρεύω 
Episoreuo 
Usage: 1

θησαυρίζω 
thesaurizo 
Usage: 5

σωρεύω 
Soreuo 
Usage: 2

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