34 occurrences in 13 translations

'Quarrel' in the Bible

And there was a quarrel between the herdsmen of the livestock of Abram and the herdsmen of the livestock of Lot. Now at that time the Canaanites and the Perizzites were living in the land.

But the herdsmen of Gerar quarreled with Isaac's herdsmen and said, "The water is ours!" So he named the well Quarrel because they quarreled with him.

He moved from there and dug another, and they did not quarrel over it. He named it Open Spaces and said, "For now the Lord has made room for us, and we will be fruitful in the land."

Then Joseph sent his brothers away, and they left for home. As they were leaving, Joseph admonished them, "Don't quarrel on the way back!"

Therefore the people quarreled with Moses and said, "Give us water that we may drink " And Moses said to them, "Why do you quarrel with me? Why do you test the LORD?"

He named the place Massah and Meribah because of the quarrel of the sons of Israel, and because they tested the LORD, saying, "Is the LORD among us, or not?"

"When men quarrel and one strikes the other with a stone or fist, and the injured man does not die but is confined to bed,

And I will bring a sword upon you, that shall avenge the quarrel of my covenant: and when ye are gathered together within your cities, I will send the pestilence among you; and ye shall be delivered into the hand of the enemy.

Also ask yourselves: do you have a better case than Zippor's son Balak, king of Moab? Did he ever have a quarrel with Israel or ever win a fight against them?

And the Gibeonites replied unto him, We have no quarrel regarding silver nor gold with Saul, nor with his house; neither do we desire that anyone in Israel should die. And he said unto them, What ye shall say that will I do for you.

And it came to pass, when the king of Israel had read the letter, that he rent his clothes, and said, Am I God, to kill and to make alive, that this man doth send unto me to recover a man of his leprosy? wherefore consider, I pray you, and see how he seeketh a quarrel against me.

Do not quarrel with anyone without cause, when he did not do you harm.

Drive out a scoffer and strife will go out; quarrel and abuse will cease.

Rush not forth soon to quarrel [before magistrates or elsewhere], lest you know not what to do in the end when your neighbor has put you to shame.

A passerby who meddles in a quarrel that's not his is like one who grabs a dog by the ears.

For lack of wood a fire goes out. Without gossip, a quarrel dies down.

Those who quarrel with you will be as nothing; those who fight you like nothing at all!"

But this is what the LORD says: "He will seize even the warriors' plunder, and the captives of tyrants will be rescued. I myself will quarrel with those who have a quarrel with you, and I myself will save your children.

Look! You fast to quarrel and strife, and to strike with a {wicked fist}. You shall not fast as [you do] {today}, to {make your voice heard} on the height.

Yahweh has a quarrel with Judah and will punish Jacob according to his ways and repay him according to his deeds.

He will not quarrel or shout, and no one will hear him shouting in the streets.

So the Jews began to quarrel {among themselves}, saying, "How can this man give us his flesh to eat?"

Now Herod had been in a violent quarrel with the people of Tyre and Sidon. So they came to him as a group. After they had won over Blastus, who oversaw security for the king's sleeping quarters, they asked for a peace agreement because their country depended on the king's country for food.

After he said that, an angry quarrel broke out between the Pharisees and the Sadducees, and the assembly was divided,

The quarrel was becoming violent, and the tribune was afraid that they would tear Paul to pieces. So he ordered the soldiers to go down, take him away from them by force, and bring him into the barracks.

If anyone intends to quarrel about this, we have no other practice, nor do the churches of God.

You want something but do not get it, so you commit murder. You covet something but cannot obtain it, so you quarrel and fight. You do not get things because you do not ask for them!

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
אנה 
'anah 
Usage: 4

נקם 
Naqam 
Usage: 17

ἐνέχω 
Enecho 
have a quarrel with , urge , entangle with
Usage: 3

μομφή 
Momphe 
Usage: 1



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