11 occurrences in 11 translations

'Plowing' in the Bible

For the famine has been in the land these two years, and there will be five more years without plowing or harvesting.

also to appoint for himself heads of thousands, and heads of fifties; also to plow his plowing, and to reap his reaping; and to make instruments of his war, and instruments of his charioteer.

So he departed thence, and found Elisha the son of Shaphat, who was plowing with twelve yoke of oxen before him, and he with the twelfth: and Elijah passed by him, and cast his mantle upon him.

And there came a messenger unto Job, and said, The oxen were plowing, and the asses feeding beside them:

Does a farmer just keep on plowing at planting time? Does he keep breaking up and harrowing his ground?

The oxen and donkeys used in plowing will eat seasoned feed winnowed with a shovel and pitchfork.

Ephraim is a well-trained young cow that loves to thresh, but I will place a yoke on her fine neck. I will harness Ephraim; Judah will plow; Jacob will do the final plowing.

But which of you, having a servant plowing or feeding cattle, will say unto him by and by, when he is come from the field, Go and sit down to meat?

Or is he not surely speaking for our benefit? It was written for us, because the one plowing and threshing ought to work in hope of enjoying the harvest.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
אכּר 
'ikkar 
Usage: 7

את 
'eth 
Usage: 5

חרשׁ 
Charash 
Usage: 74

נר ניר 
Niyr 
Usage: 4

ἀροτριόω 
Arotrioo 
Usage: 2



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