'Nine' in the Bible
And all the years of Adam's life were nine hundred and thirty: and he came to his end.
And all the years of Seth's life were nine hundred and twelve: and he came to his end.
And all the years of Enosh were nine hundred and five: and he came to his end.
And all the years of Kenan's life were nine hundred and ten; and he came to his end.
And all the years of Jared's life were nine hundred and sixty-two: and he came to his end.
And all the years of Methuselah's life were nine hundred and sixty-nine: and he came to his end.
all the years of his life were nine hundred and fifty: and he came to his end.
And after the birth of Reu, Peleg went on living for two hundred and nine years, and had sons and daughters:
And Nahor was twenty-nine years old when he became the father of Terah:
When Abram was ninety-nine years old, the Lord came to him, and said, I am God, Ruler of all; go in my ways and be upright in all things,
The gold used for all the different work done for the holy place, the gold which was given, was twenty-nine talents, and seven hundred and thirty shekels in weight, by the scale of the holy place.
And let seven Sabbaths of years be numbered to you, seven times seven years; even the days of seven Sabbaths of years, that is forty-nine years;
Fifty-nine thousand, three hundred of the tribe of Simeon were numbered.
The number of his army was fifty-nine thousand, three hundred.
And on the fifth day nine oxen, two male sheep, fourteen he-lambs of the first year, without any mark:
And Moses gave orders to the children of Israel saying, This is the land which is to be your heritage, by the decision of the Lord, which by the Lord's order is to be given to the nine tribes and the half-tribe:
(For Og, king of Bashan, was the last of all the Rephaim; his bed was made of iron; is it not in Rabbah, in the land of the children of Ammon? It was nine cubits long and four cubits wide, measured by the common cubit.)
So now make division of this land for a heritage to the nine tribes, and the half-tribe of Manasseh.
Their heritage by the Lord's decision, as he gave orders by Moses, for the nine tribes and the half-tribe.
And Lebaoth, and Shilhim, and Ain, and Rimmon; all the towns are twenty-nine, with their unwalled places.
And Keilah, and Achzib, and Mareshah; nine towns with their unwalled places.
And Humtah, and Kiriath-arba (which is Hebron), and Zior; nine towns with their unwalled places.
And Ain, and Juttah, and Beth-shemesh, with their grass-lands; nine towns from those two tribes.
Then the children of Israel made prayer to the Lord; for he had nine hundred iron war-carriages, and for twenty years he was very cruel to the children of Israel.
So Sisera got together all his war-carriages, nine hundred war-carriages of iron, and all the people who were with him, from Harosheth of the Gentiles as far as the river Kishon.
So after going through all the land in every direction, they came to Jerusalem at the end of nine months and twenty days.
He was twenty-five years old when he became king; and he was ruling in Jerusalem for twenty-nine years; his mother's name was Jehoaddin of Jerusalem.
In the twelfth year of Ahaz, king of Judah, Hoshea, the son of Elah, became king over Israel in Samaria, ruling for nine years.
He was twenty-five years old when he became king, ruling in Jerusalem for twenty-nine years; his mother's name was Abi, the daughter of Zechariah.
And their brothers, in the list of their generations, nine hundred and fifty-six. All these men were heads of families, listed by the names of their fathers.
Amaziah was twenty-five years old when he became king, and he was ruling in Jerusalem for twenty-nine years; his mother's name was Jehoaddan of Jerusalem.
Hezekiah became king when he was twenty-five years old; and he was king in Jerusalem for twenty-nine years; and his mother's name was Abijah, the daughter of Zechariah.
And this is the number of them: there were thirty gold plates, a thousand silver plates, twenty-nine knives,
The children of Zattu, nine hundred and forty-five.
The priests: the children of Jedaiah, of the house of Jeshua, nine hundred and seventy-three.
The children of the door-keepers: the children of Shallum, the children of Ater, the children of Talmon, the children of Akkub, the children of Hatita, the children of Shobai, a hundred and thirty-nine.
The children of Senaah, three thousand, nine hundred and thirty.
The priests: the children of Jedaiah, of the family of Jeshua, nine hundred and seventy-three.
And the rulers of the people were living in Jerusalem: the rest of the people made selection, by the decision of chance, of one out of every ten to be living in Jerusalem, the holy town; the other nine to go to the other towns.
And after him Gabbai, Sallai, nine hundred and twenty-eight.
What would you say now? if a man has a hundred sheep, and one of them has gone wandering away, will he not let the ninety-nine be, and go to the mountains in search of the wandering one?
And if he comes across it, truly I say to you, he has more joy over it than over the ninety-nine which have not gone out of the way.
What man of you, having a hundred sheep, if one of them gets loose and goes away, will not let the ninety-nine be in the waste land by themselves, and go after the wandering one, till he sees where it is?
I say to you that even so there will be more joy in heaven when one sinner is turned away from his wrongdoing, than for ninety-nine good men, who have no need of a change of heart.