'Obtained' in the Bible
If that person has sinned and has been found guilty, then he is to return the stolen thing that he took or obtained by oppression, or the security that had been entrusted to him, or the lost thing that he had found,
The inheritance of the tribe of Simeon was contained in part of the territory of Judah; that is, because the portion allotted to the tribe of Judah was large enough for both tribes, the tribe of Simeon obtained an inheritance within that of Judah.
Jehoash spoke to the priests about all of the proceeds of the consecrated gifts that were being brought into the LORD's Temple, cash from every man who was traveling through the area, cash obtained by personal assessment, and all the cash that came through voluntary gifts into the LORD's Temple:
Solomon's horses were imported from Egypt and from Kue; the king's procurement officials obtained them from Kue at great price.
They paid masons and carpenters in cash. They paid the residents of Sidon and Tyre with food, drink, and oil, for them to bring cedar trees by sea from Lebanon to Joppa in accordance with the order they had obtained from Cyrus, king of Persia.
During all of this time, I was not in Jerusalem, because I had returned to the king in the thirty-second year of Artaxerxes, king of Babylon. After a while I obtained permission from the king
Gray hair is a crown of glory; it is obtained by following a righteous path.
An inheritance quickly obtained at the beginning will not be blessed at the end.
Through him we have also obtained access by faith into this grace by which we have been established, and we boast because of our hope in God's glory.
What, then, does this mean? It means that Israel failed to obtain what it was seeking, but the selected group obtained it while the rest were hardened.
And so he obtained what he had been promised, because he patiently waited for it.
However, Jesus has now obtained a more superior ministry, since the covenant he mediates is founded on better promises.