279 occurrences in 14 translations

'Past' in the Bible

Then he said, "My lord, if I have found favor in your sight, please do not go on past your servant.

Till the memory of what you have done to him is past and he is no longer angry: then I will send word for you to come back; are the two of you to be taken from me in one day?

Then Jacob saw the face of Laban and, behold, {it was not like it had been in the past}.

and he said to them, "Look, I see the face of your father, that {it is not like it has been toward me in the past}. But the God of my father is with me.

Meanwhile, these past 20 years that I've been with you, your sheep and goats never had miscarriages, I never once ate any of the rams from your flock,

And while he was going past Peniel, the sun came up. And he went with unequal steps because of his damaged leg.

For these past two years there has been famine in the land and for five more years there will be neither plowing nor harvesting.

And when the days of his mourning were past, Joseph spake unto the house of Pharaoh, saying, If now I have found grace in your eyes, speak, I pray you, in the ears of Pharaoh, saying,

But Moses replied to the Lord, "Please, Lord, I have never been eloquent-either in the past or recently or since You have been speaking to Your servant-because I am slow and hesitant in speech."

"You're no longer to give the people straw for making bricks, as in the past. They must gather straw for themselves.

The Israelite foremen whom Pharaoh's slave masters had set over them were beaten and were asked, "Why did you not complete your requirement for brickmaking as in the past -- both yesterday and today?"

And seven days went past, after the Lord had put his hand on the Nile.

But if the ox were wont to push with his horn in time past, and it hath been testified to his owner, and he hath not kept him in, but that he hath killed a man or a woman; the ox shall be stoned, and his owner also shall be put to death.

Or if it be known that the ox hath used to push in time past, and his owner hath not kept him in; he shall surely pay ox for ox; and the dead shall be his own.

And when my glory goes by, I will put you in a hole in the rock, covering you with my hand till I have gone past:

Furthermore, you are not to go out past the entrance to the Tent of Meeting until the days of your ordination have been completed, since it will take seven days to ordain you.

Let us now go through your land: we will not go into field or vine-garden, or take the water of the springs; we will go by the highway, not turning to the right or to the left, till we have gone past the limits of your land.

Let me pass through thy land: we will not turn into the fields, or into the vineyards; we will not drink of the waters of the well: but we will go along by the king's high way, until we be past thy borders.

But in response, the donkey asked Balaam, "I'm your donkey that you've ridden on in the past without incident, am I not, and I'm the same donkey you're riding on right now, am I not? Am I in the habit of treating you like this?" "No," he admitted.

For the Lord your God has blessed you in all the work of your hands. He has watched over your journey through this immense wilderness. The Lord your God has been with you this past 40 years, and you have lacked nothing.'

And so we passed by our brothers, the descendants of Esau, who live in Seir, past the road of the Arabah, from Elath and Ezion Geber, and we turned and traveled along the route of the desert of Moab.

The Emims dwelt therein in times past, a people great, and many, and tall, as the Anakims;

And in Seir dwelt the Horites in times past; and the children of Esau dispossessed them, and destroyed them from before them, and dwelt in their stead; as Israel did to the land of their possession, which Jehovah gave to them.)

(That also is reckoned a land of giants: giants dwelt therein in time past, and the Ammonites call them Zamzummim;

For ask now of the days that are past, which were before thee, since the day that God created man upon the earth, and ask from the one side of heaven unto the other, whether there hath been any such thing as this great thing is, or hath been heard like it?

That the slayer might flee thither, which should kill his neighbour unawares, and hated him not in times past; and that fleeing unto one of these cities he might live:

And this is the case of the slayer, which shall flee thither, that he may live: Whoso killeth his neighbour ignorantly, whom he hated not in time past;

Lest the avenger of the blood pursue the slayer, while his heart is hot, and overtake him, because the way is long, and slay him; whereas he was not worthy of death, inasmuch as he hated him not in time past.

Remember the days of old; consider the years long past. Ask your father, and he will tell you, your elders, and they will teach you.

About forty thousand battle-ready troops marched past the Lord to fight on the plains of Jericho.

And Joshua turned back at that time, and took Hazor, and smote the king thereof with the sword; for Hazor was in times past the head of all those kingdoms.

So now, look, the Lord has preserved my life, just as he promised, these past forty-five years since the Lord spoke these words to Moses, during which Israel traveled through the wilderness. Now look, I am today eighty-five years old.

and it went out towards the Negev to the ascent to Acrabbim passing unto Zin and ascending up by the Negev unto Kadeshbarnea past Hezron and going up by Adar, it went around to Karkaa,

Then the line goes up to Beth-hoglah, past the north of Beth-arabah, and up to the stone of Bohan, the son of Reuben;

Then turning west, the line goes from Baalah to Mount Seir, and on to the side of Mount Jearim (which is Chesalon) on the north, then down to Beth-shemesh, and on past Timnah:

The line goes out to the west at Michmethath on the north; then turning to the east to Taanath-shiloh, going past it on the east of Janoah;

You haven't abandoned your relatives these past days to the present, and you have met the obligation contained in the commands of the LORD your God.

Joshua told all the people, "Here is what the Lord God of Israel says: 'In the distant past your ancestors lived beyond the Euphrates River, including Terah the father of Abraham and Nahor. They worshiped other gods,

But Ehud had got away while they were waiting and had gone past the stone images and got away to Seirah.

When Israel was living in Heshbon and its surrounding villages, in Aroer and its surrounding villages, and in all the cities that line the banks of the Arnon River these past three hundred years, why didn't you retake them during that time?

(In the past in Israel, when a man went to get directions from God, he said, Come let us go to the Seer, for he who now is named Prophet was in those days given the name of Seer.)

On that day the LORD delivered Israel, and the battle moved past Beth-aven.

Then said Samuel, Bring ye hither to me Agag the king of the Amalekites. And Agag came unto him delicately. And Agag said, Surely the bitterness of death is past.

And when his servants said these words to David, he was well pleased to be the son-in-law of the king. And the days were still not past.

And Jonathan called David, and Jonathan shewed him all those things. And Jonathan brought David to Saul, and he was in his presence, as in times past.

But if I say to the boy, See, the arrow has gone past you: then go on your way, for the Lord has sent you away.

He said to his lad, "Run, find now the arrows which I am about to shoot." As the lad was running, he shot an arrow past him.

And when the boy came to the place where the arrow was, Jonathan, crying out after the boy, said, Has it not gone past you?

And Abner had communication with the elders of Israel, saying, Ye sought for David in times past to be king over you:

Also in time past, when Saul was king over us, thou wast he that leddest out and broughtest in Israel: and the LORD said to thee, Thou shalt feed my people Israel, and thou shalt be a captain over Israel.

I will establish a homeland for my people for Israel planting them so they may live in a secure location where they will never be disturbed anymore. Wicked people will no longer afflict them, as happened in the past

And when the mourning was past, David sent and fetched her to his house, and she became his wife, and bare him a son. But the thing that David had done displeased the LORD.

"Why are you so depressed these past few mornings," Jonadab asked Amnon, "since you're a son of the king? Why not tell me?" Amnon replied, "I'm in love with my brother Absalom's sister Tamar."

Now she had on a long robe, such as in past times the king's virgin daughters were dressed in. Then the servant put her out, locking the door after her.

while all his servants marched past him. Then all the Cherethites, the Pelethites, and the Gittites-600 men who came with him from Gath-marched past the king.

"March on," David replied to Ittai. So Ittai the Gittite marched past with all his men and the children who were with him.

Everyone in the countryside was weeping loudly while all the people were marching past. As the king was crossing the Kidron Valley, all the people were marching past on the road that leads to the desert.

Zadok was also there, and all the Levites with him were carrying the ark of the covenant of God. They set the ark of God down, and Abiathar offered [sacrifices] until the people had finished marching past.

So go back to the city and tell Absalom, "I'll be your servant, your majesty! Just as I served your father in the past, I can be your servant now.' That way you can manipulate Ahithophel's advice to my benefit.

And when David was a little past the top of the hill, behold, Ziba the servant of Mephibosheth met him, with a couple of asses saddled, and upon them two hundred loaves of bread, and an hundred bunches of raisins, and an hundred of summer fruits, and a bottle of wine.

She said, "In the past they used to say, 'Seek counsel in Abel,' and that's how they settled [disputes].

Before his shining light his dark clouds went past, raining ice and coals of fire.

I have done as you said: I have given you a wise and far-seeing heart, so that there has never been your equal in the past, and never will there be any like you in the future.

Baana son of Ahilud was in charge of Taanach and Megiddo, as well as all of Beth Shan next to Zarethan below Jezreel, from Beth Shan to Abel Meholah and on past Jokmeam.

And it came to pass, when midday was past, and they prophesied until the time of the offering of the evening sacrifice, that there was neither voice, nor any to answer, nor any that regarded.

(And the Lord gave Israel a saviour, so that they became free from the hands of the Aramaeans; and the children of Israel were living in their tents as in the past.

Has it not come to your ears how I did it long before, purposing it in times long past? Now I have given effect to my design, so that by you strong towns might be turned into masses of broken walls.

And Phinehas the son of Eleazar was the ruler over them in time past, and the LORD was with him.

And moreover in time past, even when Saul was king, thou wast he that leddest out and broughtest in Israel: and the LORD thy God said unto thee, Thou shalt feed my people Israel, and thou shalt be ruler over my people Israel.

I will establish a homeland for my people Israel, planting them in a secure location where they will never be disturbed anymore. Wicked people will not oppress them as happened in the past,

so that a search may be made in the record books of your fathers. And you will discover in the record books and learn that that city is a rebellious city and damaging to kings and provinces, and that they have incited revolt within it in past days; therefore that city was laid waste.

"A decree has been issued by me, and a search has been made and it has been discovered that that city has risen up against the kings in past days, that rebellion and revolt have been perpetrated in it,

And they made answer to us, saying, We are the servants of the God of heaven and earth, and we are building the house which was put up in times long past and was designed and made complete by a great king of Israel.

And that if anyone did not come before three days were past, as ordered by the rulers and the responsible men, all his goods would be put under the curse, and he himself would be cut off from the meeting of the people who had come back.

Then all the men of Judah and Benjamin came together to Jerusalem before three days were past; it was the ninth month, on the twentieth day of the month; and all the people were seated in the wide square in front of the house of God, shaking with fear because of this business and because of the great rain.

And I went out by night, through the doorway of the valley, and past the dragon's water-spring as far as the place where waste material was put, viewing the walls of Jerusalem which were broken down, and the doorways which had been burned with fire.

Further on, past the horse doorway, the priests were at work, every one opposite his house.

The second thanksgiving procession went to the left, and I followed it with half the people along the top of the wall, past the Tower of the Ovens to the Broad Wall,

For in the days of David and Asaph in the past, there was a master of the music, and songs of blessing and praise to God.

A spirit glided past me and made the hair on my skin to bristle.

"Please inquire of past generations, And consider the things searched out by their fathers.

Which doeth great things past finding out; yea, and wonders without number.

"Were He to pass by me, I would not see Him; Were He to move past me, I would not perceive Him.

For you yourself will forget your misery; you will remember [it] as water [that] has flowed past.

O that thou wouldest hide me in the grave, that thou wouldest keep me secret, until thy wrath be past, that thou wouldest appoint me a set time, and remember me!

Oh that I were as in months past, as in the days when God preserved me;

He breaketh in pieces mighty men in ways past finding out, And setteth others in their stead.

Before his shining light his dark clouds went past, raining ice and fire.

I acknowledged my sin to You, and my iniquity I did not hide. I said, I will confess my transgressions to the Lord [continually unfolding the past till all is told] -- "then You [instantly] forgave me the guilt and iniquity of my sin. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

Walk about Zion, and go round about her, number her towers (her lofty and noble deeds of past days),

Have mercy on me, O God, have mercy on me; for the hope of my soul is in you: I will keep myself safely under the shade of your wings, till these troubles are past.

Keep in mind your band of worshippers, for whom you gave payment in the days which are past, whom you took for yourself as the people of your heritage; even this mountain of Zion, which has been your resting-place.

For from the past God is my King, working salvation in the earth.

I consider days of old, years long past.

I will keep in mind the works of Jah: I will keep the memory of your wonders in the past.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
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אב 
'ab 
Usage: 1214

אחר אחור 
'achowr 
Usage: 41

אלמנה 
'almanah 
Usage: 54

אם 
'em 
Usage: 220

אפּדן 
'appeden 
Usage: 1

ארח 
'orach 
Usage: 59

ארך 
'arek 
Usage: 15

ארמון 
'armown 
Usage: 33

אתמוּל אתמול אתמול 
'ethmowl 
Usage: 8

בּד 
Bad 
lie , liar , parts
Usage: 5

בּוּת 
Buwth (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

בּירא 
Biyra' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

בּירה 
Biyrah 
Usage: 16

בּיתן 
Biythan 
Usage: 3

בּתר 
Bether 
Usage: 3

גּאל 
Ga'al 
Usage: 104

גּזם 
Gazam 
Usage: 3

גּזר 
Gezer 
Usage: 2

היכל 
heykal 
Usage: 80

היכל 
heykal (Aramaic) 
Usage: 13

הרמון 
Harmown 
Usage: 1

חבל חבל 
Chebel 
Usage: 62

חדר 
Cheder 
Usage: 38

חיל חוּל 
Chuwl 
Usage: 57

חילה חיל 
Chiyl 
Usage: 7

חלה 
Chalah 
Usage: 76

חלחלה 
Chalchalah 
Usage: 4

חלף 
Chalaph 
change , pass , renew , strike through , grow up , abolish , sprout again , alter , pass away , cut off , go on , pass on , over
Usage: 28

חלף 
Chalaph (Aramaic) 
Usage: 4

חלק 
Chalaq 
Usage: 65

חלק 
Cheleq 
Usage: 67

חלקה 
Chelqah 
Usage: 29

חמשּׁי חמישׁי 
Chamiyshiy 
Usage: 45

חמשׁ 
Chamash 
Usage: 1

חמשׁ 
Chomesh 
Usage: 1

חפר 
Chaphar 
Usage: 22

חצה 
Chatsah 
Usage: 15

חצי 
Chetsiy 
Usage: 125

חרר 
Charer 
Usage: 1

טחה 
Tuwchah 
Usage: 2

טירה 
Tiyrah 
Usage: 7

יהב 
Y@hab (Aramaic) 
Usage: 28

ינח 
Yanach 
Usage: 0

ירכה 
Y@rekah 
Usage: 28

ירקון 
Yeraqown 
Usage: 6

יתד 
Yathed 
Usage: 24

כּאב 
Ka'ab 
Usage: 8

כּאב 
K@'eb 
Usage: 6

כּחל 
Kachal 
Usage: 1

כּיּר כּיּור 
Kiyowr 
Usage: 23

כּף 
Kaph 
Usage: 192

כּפה 
Kaphah 
Usage: 1

כּר 
Kar 
Usage: 16

לבנה 
Libnah 
Usage: 1

לשׁכּה 
Lishkah 
Usage: 47

מחבת 
Machabath 
pan
Usage: 5

מכאבה מכאוב מכאב 
Mak'ob 
Usage: 16

מכר 
meker 
pay for it , price , ware
Usage: 3

מן 
Min (Aramaic) 
of , from , part , ...I , ...me , before , after , because , Therefore , out , for , than , partly ,
Usage: 114

מנה 
manah 
Usage: 11

מסלּה 
M@cillah 
Usage: 27

מעברה מעבר 
Ma`abar 
Usage: 11

מעגּלה מעגּל 
Ma`gal 
Usage: 16

מעשׂרה מעשׂר מעשׂר 
Ma`aser 
Usage: 32

מצר 
metsar 
Usage: 3

מקּדשׁ מקדּשׁ 
Miqdash 
Usage: 75

מרבּית 
Marbiyth 
Usage: 5

מרעה 
Mir`eh 
Usage: 13

מרעית 
Mir`iyth 
Usage: 10

מרצפת 
Martsepheth 
Usage: 1

משׁח 
Mashach 
Usage: 72

משׁל 
Mashal 
Usage: 39

משׁעול 
Mish`owl 
Usage: 1

משׁקה 
Mashqeh 
Usage: 19

משׂרת 
Masreth 
pan
Usage: 1

נאה 
Na'ah 
Usage: 12

נשׂא נשׂיא 
Nasiy' 
Usage: 134

נתח 
Nethach 
Usage: 13

נתבה נתיבה נתיב 
Nathiyb 
Usage: 26

נתן 
N@than (Aramaic) 
Usage: 7

סגלּה 
C@gullah 
Usage: 8

סוף 
Cowph 
Usage: 5

סחר 
Cachar 
Usage: 21

סרה סירה סיר 
Ciyr 
Usage: 34

סך 
Cok 
Usage: 4

סכּה 
Cukkah 
Usage: 31

סלח 
Calach 
Usage: 46

סליחה 
C@liychah 
Usage: 3

עבר 
`abar 
over , pass , through , pass by , go , away , pass on ,
Usage: 557

עבר 
`eber 
Usage: 90

עדה עדא 
`ada' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 9

עדה 
`adah 
deck ... , adorn , passed , take away
Usage: 10

עליּה 
`aliyah 
Usage: 20

ערג 
`arag 
pant , cry
Usage: 3



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