'Invented' in the Bible
Now look, he has invented charges against her by saying, "I haven't found your daughter to be a virgin." But here is the proof of my daughter's virginity.' Then they are to spread the cloth before the elders of the city.
Jeroboam invented a festival for the fifteenth day of the eighth month similar to the festival that takes place in Judah. He approached the altar that he had set up in Bethel and sacrificed to the calves that he had made, having stationed in Bethel the priests that he had appointed.
And he made in Jerusalem engines, invented by cunning men, to be on the towers and upon the bulwarks, to shoot arrows and great stones withal. And his name spread far abroad; for he was marvellously helped, till he was strong.
Who are taking part according to the psaltery, Like David they invented for themselves instruments of music;
Since then we are God's offspring, we ought not to suppose that Deity (the Godhead) is like gold or silver or stone, [of the nature of] a representation by human art and imagination, or anything constructed or invented.
- Invent (1 instance in 7 translations)
- Inventing (3 instances in 4 translations)
- Invention (5 instances in 2 translations)
- Inventions (9 instances in 5 translations)
- Inventive (2 instances in 2 translations)
- Inventor (1 instance in 1 translation)