6 occurrences

'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.

Elijah left there and found Elisha son of Shaphat as he was plowing. Twelve teams of oxen were in front of him, and he was with the twelfth team. Elijah walked by him and threw his mantle over him.

a messenger came to Job and reported: “While the oxen were plowing and the donkeys grazing nearby,

Ephraim is a well-trained calfthat 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.

“Which one of you having a slave tending sheep or plowing will say to him when he comes in from the field, ‘Come at once and sit down to eat’?

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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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