2162 occurrences

'Man' in the Bible

And God blessed them and said to them, Be fruitful, multiply, and fill the earth, and subdue it [using all its vast resources in the service of God and man]; and have dominion over the fish of the sea, the birds of the air, and over every living creature that moves upon the earth.

When no plant of the field was yet in the earth and no herb of the field had yet sprung up, for the Lord God had not [yet] caused it to rain upon the earth and there was no man to till the ground,

And the Lord God planted a garden toward the east, in Eden [delight]; and there He put the man whom He had formed (framed, constituted).

And the Lord God commanded the man, saying, You may freely eat of every tree of the garden;

And the rib or part of his side which the Lord God had taken from the man He built up and made into a woman, and He brought her to the man.

And the man and his wife were both naked and were not embarrassed or ashamed in each other's presence.

And the Lord God said, Behold, the man has become like one of Us [the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit], to know [how to distinguish between] good and evil and blessing and calamity; and now, lest he put forth his hand and take also from the tree of life and eat, and live forever -- "

So [God] drove out the man; and He placed at the east of the Garden of Eden the cherubim and a flaming sword which turned every way, to keep and guard the way to the tree of life.

And Adam knew Eve as his wife, and she became pregnant and bore Cain; and she said, I have gotten and gained a man with the help of the Lord.

Lamech said to his wives, Adah and Zillah, Hear my voice; you wives of Lamech, listen to what I say; for I have slain a man [merely] for wounding me, and a young man [only] for striking and bruising me.

This is the book (the written record, the history) of the generations of the offspring of Adam. When God created man, He made him in the likeness of God.

So the Lord said, I will destroy, blot out, and wipe away mankind, whom I have created from the face of the ground -- "not only man, [but] the beasts and the creeping things and the birds of the air -- "for it grieves Me and makes Me regretful that I have made them.

God destroyed (blotted out) every living thing that was upon the face of the earth; man and animals and the creeping things and the birds of the heavens were destroyed (blotted out) from the land. Only Noah remained alive, and those who were with him in the ark.

When the Lord smelled the pleasing odor [a scent of satisfaction to His heart], the Lord said to Himself, I will never again curse the ground because of man, for the imagination (the strong desire) of man's heart is evil and wicked from his youth; neither will I ever again smite and destroy every living thing, as I have done.

And surely for your lifeblood I will require an accounting; from every beast I will require it; and from man, from every man [who spills another's lifeblood] I will require a reckoning.

Cush became the father of Nimrod; he was the first to be a mighty man on the earth.

And I will make your descendants like the dust of the earth, so that if a man could count the dust of the earth, then could your descendants also be counted.

And behold, the word of the Lord came to him, saying, This man shall not be your heir, but he who shall come from your own body shall be your heir.

And he [Ishmael] will be as a wild ass among men; his hand will be against every man and every man's hand against him, and he will live to the east and on the borders of all his kinsmen.

Then Abraham fell on his face and laughed and said in his heart, Shall a child be born to a man who is a hundred years old? And shall Sarah, who is ninety years old, bear a son?

And Abraham ran to the herd and brought a calf tender and good and gave it to the young man [to butcher]; then he [Abraham] hastened to prepare it.

The elder said to the younger, Our father is aging, and there is not a man on earth to live with us in the customary way.

But God came to Abimelech in a dream by night and said, Behold, you are a dead man because of the woman whom you have taken [as your own], for she is a man's wife.

Did not the man tell me, She is my sister? And she herself said, He is my brother. In integrity of heart and innocency of hands I have done this.

So now restore to the man his wife, for he is a prophet, and he will pray for you and you will live. But if you do not restore her [to him], know that you shall surely die, you and all who are yours.

And Abraham said to his servants, Settle down and stay here with the donkey, and I and the young man will go yonder and worship and come again to you.

The man stood gazing at her in silence, waiting to know if the Lord had made his trip prosperous.

And when the camels had finished drinking, the man took a gold earring or nose ring of half a shekel in weight, and for her hands two bracelets of ten shekels in weight in gold,

Now Rebekah had a brother whose name was Laban, and Laban ran out to the man at the well.

For when he saw the earring or nose ring, and the bracelets on his sister's arms, and when he heard Rebekah his sister saying, The man said this to me, he went to the man and found him standing by the camels at the well.

So the man came into the house; and [Laban] ungirded his camels and gave straw and provender for the camels and water to bathe his feet and the feet of the men who were with him.

So they called Rebekah and said to her, Will you go with this man? And she said, I will go.

And Rebekah and her maids arose and followed the man upon their camels. Thus the servant took Rebekah and went on his way.

For she [had] said to the servant, Who is that man walking across the field to meet us? And the servant [had] said, He is my master. So she took a veil and concealed herself with it.

Then Abraham's spirit was released, and he died at a good (ample, full) old age, an old man, satisfied and satiated, and was gathered to his people.

When the boys grew up, Esau was a cunning and skilled hunter, a man of the outdoors; but Jacob was a plain and quiet man, dwelling in tents.

Then Abimelech charged all his people, He who touches this man or his wife shall surely be put to death.

And the man became great and gained more and more until he became very wealthy and distinguished;

But Jacob said to Rebekah his mother, Listen, Esau my brother is a hairy man and I am a smooth man.

And Laban said, It is better that I give her to you than to another man. Stay and live with me.

Thus the man increased and became exceedingly rich, and had many sheep and goats, and maidservants, menservants, camels, and donkeys.

If you should afflict, humiliate, or lower [divorce] my daughters, or if you should take other wives beside my daughters, although no man is with us [to witness], see (remember), God is witness between you and me.

And when [the Man] saw that He did not prevail against [Jacob], He touched the hollow of his thigh; and Jacob's thigh was put out of joint as he wrestled with Him.

[The Man] asked him, What is your name? And [in shock of realization, whispering] he said, Jacob [supplanter, schemer, trickster, swindler]!

And the young man did not delay to do the thing, for he delighted in Jacob's daughter. He was honored above all his family [so, ranking first, he acted first].

And Isaac's spirit departed; he died and was gathered to his people, being an old man, satisfied and satiated with days; his sons Esau and Jacob buried him.

And a certain man found him, and behold, he had lost his way and was wandering in the open country. The man asked him, What are you trying to find?

But the man said, [They were here, but] they have gone. I heard them say, Let us go to Dothan. And Joseph went after his brothers and found them at Dothan.

When she was brought forth, she [took the things he had given her in pledge and] sent [them] to her father-in-law, saying, I am with child by the man to whom these articles belong. Then she added, Make out clearly, I pray you, to whom these belong, the signet [seal], [signet] cord, and staff.

But the Lord was with Joseph, and he [though a slave] was a successful and prosperous man; and he was in the house of his master the Egyptian.

And they both dreamed a dream in the same night, each man according to [the personal significance of] the interpretation of his dream -- "the butler and the baker of the king of Egypt, who were confined in the prison.

And there was there with us a young man, a Hebrew, servant to the captain of the guard and chief executioner; and we told him our dreams, and he interpreted them to us, to each man according to the significance of his dream.

So now let Pharaoh seek out and provide a man discreet, understanding, proficient, and wise and set him over the land of Egypt [as governor].

And Pharaoh said to his servants, Can we find this man's equal, a man in whom is the spirit of God?

And Pharaoh said to Joseph, I am Pharaoh, and without you shall no man lift up his hand or foot in all the land of Egypt.

But they said, Your servants are twelve brothers, the sons of one man in the land of Canaan; the youngest is today with our father, and one is not.

The man who is the lord of the land spoke roughly to us and took us for spies of the country.

And the man, the lord of the country, said to us, By this test I will know whether or not you are honest men: leave one of your brothers here with me and take grain for your famishing households and be gone.

But Judah said to him, The man solemnly and sternly warned us, saying, You shall not see my face again unless your brother is with you.

But if you will not send him, we will not go down; for the man said to us, You shall not see my face unless your brother is with you.

And Israel said, Why did you do me such a wrong and suffer this evil to come upon me by telling the man that you had another brother?

And they said, The man asked us straightforward questions about ourselves and our relatives. He said, Is your father still alive? Have you another brother? And we answered him accordingly. How could we know that he would say, Bring your brother down here?

And their father Israel said to them, If it must be so, now do this; take of the choicest products in the land in your sacks and carry down a present to the man, a little balm (balsam) and a little honey, aromatic spices and gum (of rock rose) or ladanum, pistachio nuts, and almonds.

Take your brother and arise and return to the man;

May God Almighty give you mercy and favor before the man, that he may release to you your other brother and Benjamin. If I am bereaved [of my sons], I am bereaved.

And the man did as Joseph ordered and brought the men to Joseph's house.

And the man brought the men into Joseph's house and gave them water, and they washed their feet; and he gave their donkeys provender.

Then quickly every man lowered his sack to the ground and every man opened his sack.

Then they rent their clothes; and after each man had loaded his donkey again, they returned to the city.

Joseph said to them, What is this thing that you have done? Do you not realize that such a man as I can certainly detect and know by divination [everything you do without other knowledge of it]?

But [Joseph] said, God forbid that I should do that; but the man in whose hand the cup is found, he shall be my servant; and as for [the rest of] you, arise and go in peace to your father.

And we said to my lord, We have a father -- "an old man -- "and a young [brother, the] child of his old age; and his brother is dead, and he alone is left of his mother's [offspring], and his father loves him.

Now therefore, I pray you, let your servant remain instead of the youth [to be] a slave to my lord, and let the young man go home with his [half] brothers.

Then Joseph could not restrain himself [any longer] before all those who stood by him, and he called out, Cause every man to go out from me! So no one stood there with Joseph while he made himself known to his brothers.

And Joseph bought all the land of Egypt for Pharaoh; for the Egyptians sold every man his field because of the overwhelming severity of the famine upon them. The land became Pharaoh's,

O my soul, come not into their secret council; unto their assembly let not my honor be united [for I knew nothing of their plot], because in their anger they slew men [an honored man, Shechem, and the Shechemites], and in their self-will they disabled oxen.

Now [Amram] a man of the house of Levi [the priestly tribe] went and took as his wife [Jochebed] a daughter of Levi.

And the man said, Who made you a prince and a judge over us? Do you intend to kill me as you killed the Egyptian? Then Moses was afraid and thought, Surely this thing is known.

He said to his daughters, Where is he? Why have you left the man? Call him, that he may eat bread.

And Moses said to the Lord, O Lord, I am not eloquent or a man of words, neither before nor since You have spoken to Your servant; for I am slow of speech and have a heavy and awkward tongue.

For they cast down every man his rod and they became serpents; but Aaron's rod swallowed up their rods.

And they did so; Aaron stretched out his hand with his rod and struck the dust of the earth, and there came biting gnats or mosquitoes on man and beast; all the dust of the land became biting gnats or mosquitoes throughout all the land of Egypt.

The magicians tried by their enchantments and secret arts to bring forth gnats or mosquitoes, but they could not; and there were gnats or mosquitoes on man and beast.

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גּבּר גּבּור 
Gibbowr 
Usage: 159

ἀνθρώπινος 
Anthropinos 
man's , after the manner of man , of man , common to man , mankind 9
Usage: 7

οὐδείς 
Oudeis 
no man , nothing , none , no , any man , any , man , neither any man ,
Usage: 160

τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 373

φανερόω 
Phaneroo 
Usage: 44

ἄῤῥην αρσην 
Arrhen 
Usage: 7

νέος νεώτερος 
Neos 
Usage: 11

τοσοῦτος 
Tosoutos 
so much , so great , so many , so long , as large , these many , so many things
Usage: 17

בּעל 
Ba`al 
Usage: 85

גּבר 
Geber 
Usage: 65

זקן 
Zaqen 
Usage: 178

ἀρσενοκοίτης 
Arsenokoites 
Usage: 2

πόσος 
Posos 
Usage: 9

πρεσβύτης 
Presbutes 
Usage: 3

τρόπος 
Tropos 
as Trans , even as 9 9 , way , means , even as 9 , in like manner as 9 , manner , conversation
Usage: 11

ὡσαύτως 
Hosautos 
Usage: 12

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אביון 
'ebyown 
Usage: 61

אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 541

אדּרת 
'addereth 
Usage: 12

אחר 
'acher 
Usage: 166

אישׁ 
'iysh 
man , men , one , husband , any ,
Usage: 692

אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
Usage: 42

אנשׁ אנשׁ 
'enash (Aramaic) 
Usage: 25

ארח 
'arach 
Usage: 5

ארח 
'orach 
Usage: 59

בּחר בּחוּר 
Bachuwr 
young man , the chosen , young , not translated
Usage: 46

בּרר 
Barar 
Usage: 17

בּשׂר 
Basar 
Usage: 270

גּבר 
G@bar (Aramaic) 
Usage: 21

גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

גּלגּלת 
Gulgoleth 
Usage: 12

דּבּר דּבר 
Dober 
Usage: 3

דּוּדי 
Duwday 
Usage: 7

דּר דּור 
Dowr 
Usage: 167

דּמוּת 
D@muwth 
Usage: 25

דּרך 
Derek 
Usage: 704

דּת 
Dath 
Usage: 22

המּה הם 
hem 
Usage: 517

המן המון 
Hamown 
Usage: 83

זכר 
Zakar 
Usage: 83

חיל 
Chayil 
Usage: 243

חכם 
Chakam 
Usage: 137

חכמה 
Chokmah 
Usage: 149

חלל 
Chalal 
Usage: 94

חסיד 
Chaciyd 
Usage: 32

חצי המּנחתּי 
Chatsiy ham-M@nachti 
Usage: 1

חקּה 
Chuqqah 
Usage: 104

ילד 
Yeled 
Usage: 89

כּבד כּבד 
Kabad 
Usage: 114

כּה 
Koh 
Usage: 577

כּן 
Ken 
Usage: 6

כּנמא 
K@nema' (Aramaic) 
thus , so , sort , manner
Usage: 5

מאכל 
Ma'akal 
Usage: 30

מוּת 
Muwth 
die , dead , slay , death , surely , kill , dead man , dead body , in no wise ,
Usage: 839

מן 
man 
Usage: 14

מנה 
maneh 
Usage: 5

מנוח 
manowach 
Usage: 18

מנחת 
manachath 
Usage: 4

מנשּׁה 
M@nashsheh 
Usage: 146

מנשּׁי 
M@nashshiy 
Usage: 4

מסכּן 
Micken 
Usage: 4

מעטפה 
Ma`ataphah 
Usage: 1

מעיל 
M@`iyl 
Usage: 28

משׁפּט 
Mishpat 
Usage: 421

נבל 
Nabal 
Usage: 18

נער 
Na`ar 
Usage: 239

נפשׁ 
Nephesh 
Usage: 753

עבד 
`ebed 
Usage: 800

עברי 
`Ibriy 
Usage: 34

עלם 
`elem 
Usage: 2

עני 
`aniy 
Usage: 75

עשׁיר 
`ashiyr 
Usage: 23

צדּיק 
Tsaddiyq 
Usage: 206

רב 
Rab 
Usage: 458

רב 
Rob 
Usage: 153

רבב 
Rabab 
Usage: 19

רבבה 
R@babah 
Usage: 16

רבה 
Rabah 
Usage: 224

רוּשׁ 
Ruwsh 
Usage: 24

רכּב 
Rakkab 
Usage: 3

רצח 
Ratsach 
Usage: 47

רשׁע 
Rasha` 
Usage: 263

שׂגּיא 
Saggiy' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 13

שׁגע 
Shaga` 
mad , mad man
Usage: 7

שׁכּר שׁכּור 
Shikkowr 
Usage: 13

שׂכיר 
Sakiyr 
Usage: 17

תּורה 
Towrah 
Usage: 1

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ἀγωγή 
Agoge 
Usage: 1

ἀκρίβεια 
Akribeia 
Usage: 1

ἀλλότριος 
Allotrios 
Usage: 10

ἀνά 
Ana 
by , apiece , every man , each , several , two and two , among , through , between , by , in
Usage: 10