'Obtained' in the Bible
Of the three, he obtained the most honour in this second group of three, for he was their prince; however, he did not attain to the first three.
Now when the turn of Esther, the daughter of Abihail, the uncle of Mordecai, who had taken her for his daughter, was come to go in unto the king, she required nothing but what Hegai, the king's eunuch, the keeper of the women, appointed. And Esther obtained grace in the sight of all those that looked upon her.
And the king loved Esther above all the women, and she obtained grace and mercy in his sight more than did all the other virgins so that he set the crown of the kingdom upon her head and made her queen instead of Vashti.
Through thy precepts I have obtained understanding; therefore I have hated every false way.
I gathered unto myself also silver and gold and the peculiar treasure of kings and of the provinces; I obtained men singers and women singers and all the delights of the sons of men, musical instruments, and those of all sorts.
And I will sow her unto me in the earth; and I will have mercy upon Loruhamah, , and I will say to Loammi, , Thou art my people; and he shall say, Thou art my God.
For he was numbered with us, and had obtained a lot or inheritance of this ministry.
And the tribunal answered, With a great sum I obtained this freedom. And Paul said, But I was free born.
Having, therefore, obtained help of God, I continue unto this day, witnessing both to small and great, saying no other things than those which the prophets and Moses said should come:
And when the south wind blew softly, supposing that they had obtained their purpose, raising sails, they sailed close by Crete.
What then? Israel has not obtained that which he seeks after; but the elect have obtained it, and the rest were blinded
For as ye in time past have not obeyed God, yet have now obtained mercy through the occasion of their disobedience,
Now concerning virgins I have no commandment of the Lord, yet I give my advice, as one that has obtained mercy of the Lord to be faithful.
in him in whom likewise we have obtained an inheritance, having had the way marked out beforehand according to the purpose of him who works all things after the counsel of his own will,
being made so much better than the angels, as he has by inheritance obtained a more excellent name than they.
And so, after he had patiently endured, he obtained the promise.
For by it the elders obtained a good report.
By faith Abel offered unto God a more excellent sacrifice than Cain, by which he obtained witness that he was righteous, God testifying of his gifts, and by it he being dead yet speaks.
who by faith won kingdoms, wrought righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,
Ye who in the time past were not a people, but are now the people of God, who in the time past had not obtained mercy, but now have obtained mercy.
Simon Peter, slave and apostle of Jesus Christ, to those that have obtained like precious faith with us in the righteousness of our God and Saviour Jesus Christ: