119 occurrences in 12 translations

'Proud' in the Bible

be careful that your heart doesn’t become proud and you forget the Lord your God who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the place of slavery.

You have indeed defeated Edom, and your heart has become proud. Enjoy your glory and stay at home; for why should you provoke trouble so that you, even you, would fall, and Judah with you?”

You said, ‘Behold, you have defeated Edom.’ And your heart has become proud in boasting. Now stay at home; for why should you provoke trouble so that you, even you, would fall and Judah with you?”

But when he became strong, his heart was so proud that he acted corruptly, and he was unfaithful to the Lord his God, for he entered the temple of the Lord to burn incense on the altar of incense.

However, because his heart was proud, Hezekiah didn’t respond according to the benefit that had come to him. So there was wrath on him, Judah, and Jerusalem.

If God will not withdraw his anger, the proud helpers do stoop under him.

If I am proud, You hunt me like a lionand again display Your miraculous power against me.

Though his [proud] height mounts up to the heavens and his head reaches to the clouds,

He divideth the sea with his power, and by his understanding he smiteth through the proud.

Proud beasts have never walked on it;no lion has ever prowled over it.

And said, Hitherto shalt thou come, but no further: and here shall thy proud waves be stayed?

Do you make him leap like a locust?His proud snorting fills one with terror.

Cast abroad the rage of thy wrath: and behold every one that is proud, and abase him.

He surveys everything that is haughty;he is king over all the proud beasts.

The LORD shall cut off all flattering lips, and the tongue that speaketh proud things:

Do not let the foot of the proud crush me; and do not let the hand of the wicked dissuade me.

I will say to the proud, "Don't brag," and to the wicked, "Don't vaunt your strength.

O God, the proud are risen against me, and the assemblies of violent men have sought after my soul; and have not set thee before them.

You crushed the proud one to death; with your powerful arm you scattered your enemies.

For You are the glory of their strength [their proud adornment], and by Your favor our horn is exalted and we walk with uplifted faces!

The proud have had me greatly in derision: yet have I not declined from thy law.

Let the proud be ashamed; for they dealt perversely with me without a cause: but I will meditate in thy precepts.

Be surety for thy servant for good: let not the proud oppress me.

Our soul is exceedingly filled with the scorning of those that are at ease, and with the contempt of the proud.

A Davidic song of ascents.Lord, my heart is not proud;my eyes are not haughty.I do not get involved with thingstoo great or too difficult for me.

Though the LORD be high, yet hath he respect unto the lowly: but the proud he knoweth afar off.

The proud have hid a snare for me, and cords; they have spread a net by the wayside; they have set gins for me. Selah.

Lord, do not grant the desires of the wicked;do not let them achieve their goals.Otherwise, they will become proud.Selah

He that is of a proud heart stirreth up strife: but he that putteth his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.

Turn round thine eyes from before me, Because they have made me proud. Thy hair is as a row of the goats, That have shone from Gilead,

The proud look of man will be abasedAnd the loftiness of man will be humbled,And the Lord alone will be exalted in that day.

For the day of the LORD of hosts shall be upon every one that is proud and lofty, and upon every one that is lifted up; and he shall be brought low:

He will take his stand against all the cedars of Lebanon, against the proud and self-exalting; and against all the oaks of Bashan;

Proud men will be humiliated, arrogant men will be brought low; the Lord alone will be exalted in that day.

Moreover, the Lord said, “Because the daughters of Zion are proudAnd walk with heads held high and seductive eyes,And go along with mincing stepsAnd tinkle the bangles on their feet,

So the common man will be humbled and the man of importance abased,The eyes of the proud also will be abased.

But when the Lord finishes all His work against Mount Zion and Jerusalem, He will say, “I will punish the king of Assyria for his arrogant acts and the proud look in his eyes.”

We have heard of the pride of Moab; he is very proud: even of his haughtiness, and his pride, and his wrath: but his lies shall not be so.

Woe to the proud crown of the drunkards of Ephraim. And the fading flower of the beauty of his glory, That is on the head of the fat valley of the broken down of wine.

With hands and feet, that proud garland those drunks of Ephraim will be trampled.

Egypt is totally incapable of helping. For this reason I call her 'Proud one who is silenced.'"

Wake up! Wake up! Clothe yourself with strength, O arm of the Lord! Wake up as in former times, as in antiquity! Did you not smash the Proud One? Did you not wound the sea monster?

Then spake Azariah the son of Hoshaiah, and Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the proud men, saying unto Jeremiah, Thou speakest falsely: the LORD our God hath not sent thee to say, Go not into Egypt to sojourn there:

We have heard the pride of Moab, (he is exceeding proud) his loftiness, and his arrogancy, and his pride, and the haughtiness of his heart.

In the shadow of Heshbon the fugitives stand powerless (stopped in their tracks, helpless and without strength), for a fire has gone forth from Heshbon, a flame from the midst of Sihon; it has destroyed the corner of Moab and the crowns of the heads of the ones in tumult [the proud Moabites].

Call together the archers against Babylon: all ye that bend the bow, camp against it round about; let none thereof escape: recompense her according to her work; according to all that she hath done, do unto her: for she hath been proud against the LORD, against the Holy One of Israel.

Behold, I am against thee, O thou most proud, saith the Lord GOD of hosts: for thy day is come, the time that I will visit thee.

And the most proud shall stumble and fall, and none shall raise him up: and I will kindle a fire in his cities, and it shall devour all round about him.

Therefore I will bring in the worst of the [heathen] nations, who will take possession of the houses [of the people of Judah]; I will also silence their strongholds and put an end to their proud might, and their holy places and those who sanctify them shall be profaned.

And they were proud, and they did a detestable thing {before me}, and I removed them {because} I saw [it].

Didn’t you treat your sister Sodom as an object of scorn when you were proud,

this is what the sovereign Lord says: Tear off the turban, take off the crown! Things must change! Exalt the lowly, bring down the proud!

"Tell the house of Israel that this is what the Lord GOD says: "Look! I'm about to profane my sanctuary, the source of your proud strength, the desire of your eyes, and the object of your affection. Your sons and daughters, whom you've left behind, will die by the sword.

“Son of man, say to the ruler of Tyre: This is what the Lord God says:Your heart is proud,and you have said, ‘I am a god;I sit in the seat of godsin the heart of the sea.’Yet you are a man and not a god,though you have regarded your heartas that of a god.

By your great skill in tradingyou have increased your wealth,but your heart has become proudbecause of your wealth.”

Your heart became proud because of your beauty;For the sake of your splendoryou corrupted your wisdom.So I threw you down to the earth;I made you a spectacle before kings.

The day will be dark in Tehaphnehes,when I break the yoke of Egypt thereand its proud strengthcomes to an end in the city.A cloud will cover Tehaphnehes,and its villages will go into captivity.

“Therefore this is what the Lord God says: Since it became great in height and set its top among the clouds, and it grew proud on account of its height,

I will make the land a desolate waste, and its proud strength will come to an end. The mountains of Israel will become desolate, with no one passing through.

When they had pasture,they became satisfied;they were satisfied,and their hearts became proud.Therefore they forgot Me.

Yea also, because he transgresseth by wine, he is a proud man, neither keepeth at home, who enlargeth his desire as hell, and is as death, and cannot be satisfied, but gathereth unto him all nations, and heapeth unto him all people:

Her prophets are proud; they are deceitful men. Her priests defile what is holy; they break God's laws.

“In that day you will feel no shameBecause of all your deedsBy which you have rebelled against Me;For then I will remove from your midstYour proud, exulting ones,And you will never again be haughtyOn My holy mountain.

For, behold, the day cometh, that shall burn as an oven; and all the proud, yea, and all that do wickedly, shall be stubble: and the day that cometh shall burn them up, saith the LORD of hosts, that it shall leave them neither root nor branch.

That is true. But they were broken (pruned) off because of their unbelief (their lack of real faith), and you are established through faith [because you do believe]. So do not become proud and conceited, but rather stand in awe and be reverently afraid.

And you are proud! Shouldn't you have been deeply sorrowful instead and removed the one who did this from among you?

Now about food offered to idols: of course we know that all of us possess knowledge [concerning these matters. Yet mere] knowledge causes people to be puffed up (to bear themselves loftily and be proud), but love (affection and goodwill and benevolence) edifies and builds up and encourages one to grow [to his full stature].

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
גּא 
Ge' 
Usage: 1

גּאה 
Ge'eh 
Usage: 8

גּאוה 
Ga`avah 
Usage: 19

גּאון 
Ga'own 
Usage: 49

גּאוּת 
Ge'uwth 
Usage: 8

גּבהּ 
Gabahh 
exalt , ... up , haughty , higher , high , above , height , proud , upward
Usage: 34

גּבהּ 
Gabahh 
Usage: 4

גּבוהּ גּבהּ 
Gaboahh 
Usage: 37

זד 
Zed 
Usage: 13

זדון 
Zadown 
Usage: 11

זיד זוּד 
Zuwd 
Usage: 10

יהיר 
Yahiyr 
Usage: 2

ינה 
Yanah 
Usage: 19

רהב 
Rahab 
Usage: 4

רהב 
Rahab 
Usage: 3

רחב 
Rachab 
Usage: 20

τυφόω 
Tuphoo 
be proud , be lifted up with pride , highminded
Usage: 3

ὑπερήφανος 
Huperephanos 
Usage: 5

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