149 occurrences

'Save' in the Bible

God sent me before you to preserve for you a posterity and to continue a remnant on the earth, to save your lives by a great escape and save for you many survivors.

On the first day you shall hold a solemn and holy assembly, and on the seventh day there shall be a solemn and holy assembly; no kind of work shall be done in them, save [preparation of] that which every person must eat -- "that only may be done by you.

That the manslayer might flee there, who slew his neighbor unintentionally and had not previously been at enmity with him, that fleeing to one of these cities he might save his life:

For the Lord your God is He Who goes with you to fight for you against your enemies to save you.

But in the cities of these people which the Lord your God gives you for an inheritance, you shall save alive nothing that breathes.

For he came upon her in the open country, and the betrothed girl cried out, but there was no one to save her.

And you shall grope at noonday as the blind grope in darkness. And you shall not prosper in your ways; and you shall be only oppressed and robbed continually, and there shall be no one to save you.

And save alive my father and mother, my brothers and sisters, and all they have, and deliver us from death.

And the men of Gibeon sent to Joshua at the camp in Gilgal, saying, Do not relax your hand from your servants; come up to us quickly and save us and help us, for all the kings of the Amorites who dwell in the hill country are gathered against us.

But Joash said to all who stood against him, Will you contend for Baal? Or will you save him? He who will contend for Baal, let him be put to death while it is still morning. If Baal is a god, let him contend for himself because one has pulled down his altar.

When the troops had come into the camp, the elders of Israel said, Why has the Lord smitten us today before the Philistines? Let us bring the ark of the covenant of the Lord here from Shiloh, that He may come among us and save us from the power of our enemies.

And the Israelites said to Samuel, Do not cease to cry to the Lord our God for us, that He may save us from the hand of the Philistines.

Tomorrow about this time I will send you a man from the land of Benjamin, and you shall anoint him to be leader over My people Israel; and he shall save them out of the hand of the Philistines. For I have looked upon the distress of My people, because their cry has come to Me.

But some worthless fellows said, How can this man save us? And they despised him and brought him no gift. But he held his peace and was as if deaf.

The elders of Jabesh said to Nahash, Give us seven days' time, that we may send messengers through all the territory of Israel. Then, if there is no man to save us, we will come out to you.

Saul sent messengers that night to David's house to watch him, that he might kill him in the morning. But Michal, David's wife, told him, If you do not save your life tonight, tomorrow you will be killed.

So David inquired of the Lord, Shall I go and attack these Philistines? And the Lord said to David, Go, smite the Philistines and save Keilah.

Now then, do it! For the Lord has spoken of David, saying, By the hand of My servant David I will save My people Israel from the hands of the Philistines and of all their enemies.

My God, my Rock, in Him will I take refuge; my Shield and the Horn of my salvation; my Stronghold and my Refuge, my Savior -- "You save me from violence.

They looked, but there was none to save -- "even to the Lord, but He did not answer them.

Come now, let me advise you how to save your own life and your son Solomon's.

So Ahaz sent messengers to Tiglath-pileser king of Assyria, saying, I am your servant and son. Come up and save me out of the hands of the kings of Syria and of Israel, who are attacking me.

Now therefore, O Lord our God, I beseech You, save us out of his hand, that all the kingdoms of the earth may know and understand that You, O Lord, are God alone.

For I will defend this city to save it, for My own sake and for My servant David's sake.

And say, Save us, O God of our salvation; gather us together and deliver us from the nations, that we may give thanks to Your holy name and glory in Your praise.

If evil comes upon us, the sword of judgment, or pestilence, or famine, we will stand before this house and before You -- "for Your Name [and the symbol of Your presence] is in this house -- "and cry to You in our affliction, and You will hear and save.

Because his desire and greed knew no quietness within him, he will not save anything of that in which he delights.

[If you can do all this, Job, proving yourself of divine might] then will I [God] praise you also [and acknowledge that] your own right hand can save you.

Arise, O Lord; save me, O my God! For You have struck all my enemies on the cheek; You have broken the teeth of the ungodly.

Return [to my relief], O Lord, deliver my life; save me for the sake of Your steadfast love and mercy.

O Lord my God, in You I take refuge and put my trust; save me from all those who pursue and persecute me, and deliver me,

Show Your marvelous loving-kindness, O You Who save by Your right hand those who trust and take refuge in You from those who rise up against them.

Save me from the lion's mouth; for You have answered me [kindly] from the horns of the wild oxen.

Bow down Your ear to me, deliver me speedily! Be my Rock of refuge, a strong Fortress to save me!

Let Your face shine on Your servant; save me for Your mercy's sake and in Your loving-kindness.

For they got not the land [of Canaan] in possession by their own sword, neither did their own arm save them; but Your right hand and Your arm and the light of Your countenance [did it], because You were favorable toward and did delight in them.

As for me, I will call upon God, and the Lord will save me.

He will send from heaven and save me from the slanders and reproaches of him who would trample me down or swallow me up, and He will put him to shame. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]! God will send forth His mercy and loving-kindness and His truth and faithfulness.

Deliver me from and lift me above those who work evil and save me from bloodthirsty men.

That Your beloved ones may be delivered, save with Your right hand and answer us [or me].

Come and see the works of God; see how [to save His people He smites their foes; He is] terrible in His doings toward the children of men.

For God will save Zion and rebuild the cities of Judah; and [His servants] shall remain and dwell there and have it in their possession;

Deliver me in Your righteousness and cause me to escape; bow down Your ear to me and save me!

Be to me a rock of refuge in which to dwell, and a sheltering stronghold to which I may continually resort, which You have appointed to save me, for You are my Rock and my Fortress.

When God arose to [establish] judgment, to save all the meek and oppressed of the earth. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

Because in God they believed not [they relied not on Him, they adhered not to Him], and they trusted not in His salvation (His power to save).

Before Ephraim and Benjamin and Manasseh! Stir up Your might, and come to save us!

Preserve my life, for I am godly and dedicated; O my God, save Your servant, for I trust in You [leaning and believing on You, committing all and confidently looking to You, without fear or doubt].

O turn to me and have mercy and be gracious to me; grant strength (might and inflexibility to temptation) to Your servant and save the son of Your handmaiden.

That Your beloved [followers] may be delivered, save with Your right hand and answer us! [or me]!

Help me, O Lord my God; O save me according to Your mercy and loving-kindness! -- "

Then called I upon the name of the Lord: O Lord, I beseech You, save my life and deliver me!

Save now, we beseech You, O Lord; send now prosperity, O Lord, we beseech You, and give to us success!

I am Yours, therefore save me [Your own]; for I have sought (inquired of and for) Your precepts and required them [as my urgent need].

I cried to You; save me, that I may keep Your testimonies [hearing, receiving, loving, and obeying them].

Save my life, O Lord, for Your name's sake; in Your righteousness, bring my life out of trouble and free me from distress.

He will fulfill the desires of those who reverently and worshipfully fear Him; He also will hear their cry and will save them.

The bloodthirsty hate the blameless man, but the upright care for and seek [to save] his life.

It shall be said in that day, Behold our God upon Whom we have waited and hoped, that He might save us! This is the Lord, we have waited for Him; we will be glad and rejoice in His salvation.

Now therefore, O Lord our God, save us from his hand, that all the kingdoms of the earth may know (understand and realize) that You are the Lord, even You only.

For I will defend this city to save it, for My own sake and for the sake of My servant David.

The Lord is ready to save (deliver) me; therefore we will sing my songs with [my] stringed instruments all the days of our lives in the house of the Lord.

That kind of man feeds on ashes [and finds his satisfaction in ashes]! A deluded mind has led him astray, so that he cannot release and save himself, or ask, Is not [this thing I am holding] in my right hand a lie?

Assemble yourselves and come; draw near together, you survivors of the nations! They have no knowledge who carry about [in religious processions or into battle] their wooden idols and keep on praying to a god that cannot save.

Declare and bring forward your strong arguments [for praying to gods that cannot save]; yes, take counsel together. Who announced this [the rise of Cyrus and his conquests] beforehand (long ago)? [What god] declared it of old? Was it not I, the Lord? And there is no other God besides Me, a rigidly and uncompromisingly just and righteous God and Savior; there is none besides Me.

[The gods] stoop, they bow down together; they cannot save [their own idols], but are themselves going into captivity.

They bear it upon their shoulders [in religious processions or into battle]; they carry it and set it down in its place, and there it stands. It cannot move from its place. Even if one cries to it for help, yet [the idol] cannot answer or save him out of his distress.

You are wearied with your many counsels and plans. Let now the astrologers, the stargazers, and the monthly prognosticators stand up and make known to you and save you from the things that shall come upon you [Babylon].

Such to you shall they [the astrologers and their kind] be, those with whom you have labored and such their fate, those who have done business with you from your youth; they will wander, every one to his own quarter and in his own direction. No one will save you.

Behold, the Lord's hand is not shortened at all, that it cannot save, nor His ear dull with deafness, that it cannot hear.

Who is this Who comes from Edom, with crimson-stained garments from Bozrah [in Edom]? This One Who is glorious in His apparel, striding triumphantly in the greatness of His might? It is I, [the One] Who speaks in righteousness [proclaiming vindication], mighty to save!

[Inasmuch as] they say to a tree, You are my father, and to a stone, You gave me birth. For they have turned their backs to Me and not their faces; but in the time of their trouble, they say, Arise [O Lord] and save us!

But where are your gods that you made for yourself? Let them arise if they can save you in the time of your trouble! For [as many as] the number of your cities are your gods, O Judah. [Surely so many handmade idols should be able to help you!]

Then the cities of Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem will go and cry out to the gods to whom they offer incense, but they cannot save them at all in the time of their evil trouble.

Why should You be [hesitant and inactive] like a man stunned and confused, like a mighty man who cannot save? Yet You, O Lord, are in the midst of us, and we are called by Your name; do not leave us!

And I will make you to this people a fortified, bronze wall; they will fight against you, but they will not prevail over you, for I am with you to save and deliver you, says the Lord.

Therefore fear not, O My servant Jacob, says the Lord, nor be dismayed or cast down, O Israel; for behold, I will save you out of a distant land [of exile] and your posterity from the land of their captivity. Jacob will return and will be quiet and at ease, and none will make him afraid or cause him to be terrorized and to tremble.

For I am with you, says the Lord, to save you; for I will make a full and complete end of all the nations to which I have scattered you, but I will not make a full and complete end of you. But I will correct you in measure and with judgment and will in no sense hold you guiltless or leave you unpunished.

Be not afraid of the king of Babylon, of whom you are fearful [with the profound and reverent dread inspired by deity]; be not afraid of him, says the Lord, for [he is a mere man, while I am the all-wise, all-powerful, and ever-present God] I [the Lord] am with you to save you and to deliver you from his hand.

But fear not, O My servant Jacob, and be not dismayed, O Israel. For behold, I will save you from afar, and your offspring from the land of their exile; and Jacob will return and be quiet and at ease, and none will make him afraid.

Flee! Save your lives! But they shall be like a destitute and forsaken person in the wilderness.

Flee out of the midst of Babylon! Let every man save his life! Let not destruction come upon you through her [punishment for] sin and guilt. For it is the time of the Lord's vengeance; He will render to her a recompense.

My people, come out of the midst of her! And let every man save his life from the fierce anger of the Lord!

I [Jerusalem] called to my lovers [allies], but they deceived me. My priests and my elders expired in the city while they sought food to save their lives.

As for us, our eyes yet failed and wasted away in looking for our worthless help. In our watching [on our watchtower] we have watched and waited expectantly for a nation [Egypt or some other one to come to our rescue] that could not save us.

If I say to the wicked, You shall surely die, and you do not give him warning or speak to warn the wicked to turn from his wicked way, to save his life, the same wicked man shall die in his iniquity, but his blood will I require at your hand.

Even if these three men, Noah, Daniel, and Job were in it, they would save but their own lives by their righteousness (their uprightness and right standing with Me), says the Lord God.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
σωτηρία 
Soteria 
Usage: 43

אם 
'im 
Usage: 999

בּאשׁ 
Ba'ash 
Usage: 17

בּלעדי בּלעדי 
Bil`adey 
beside , save , without , not in me , not
Usage: 17

בּלתּי 
Biltiy 
but, except, save, nothing, lest, no, from, inasmuch, and not
Usage: 109

זוּלה 
Zuwlah 
beside... , save , only , but me , but
Usage: 16

חיה 
Chayah 
Usage: 264

ישׁוּעה 
Y@shuw`ah 
Usage: 78

ישׁע 
Yasha` 
Usage: 205

ישׁע ישׁע 
Yesha` 
Usage: 36

להן 
Lawhen (Aramaic) 
Usage: 10

מטעמּה מטעם 
Mat`am 
Usage: 8

מלט 
Malat 
Usage: 95

ניחח ניחוח 
Niychowach (Aramaic) 
Usage: 2

צחנה 
Tsachanah 
Usage: 1

ריח 
Reyach 
Usage: 58

שׁמר 
Shamar 
Usage: 468

ἀλλά 
Alla 
but , yea , yet , nevertheless , howbeit , nay , therefore , save , not tr ,
Usage: 461

διασώζω 
Diasozo 
Usage: 8

εὐωδία 
Euodia 
Usage: 3

μωραίνω 
Moraino 
Usage: 2

ὀσμή 
Osme 
Usage: 6

παρεκτός 
Parektos 
Usage: 2

περιποίησις 
Peripoiesis 
Usage: 5

πλήν 
Plen 
Usage: 11

σώζω 
Sozo 
save , make whole , heal , be whole ,
Usage: 79

σωτήρ 
Soter 
Usage: 24

φρονέω 
Phroneo 
think , regard , mind , be minded , savour , be of the same mind Trans , be like minded ,
Usage: 27

φυλάσσω 
Phulasso 
keep , observe , beware , keep self , save , be ... ware
Usage: 25