16 occurrences

'Scorn' in the Bible

This is the word that the LORD has spoken concerning him: Has he despised thee? Has he laughed thee to scorn, O virgin daughter of Zion? He has moved his head behind thy back, O daughter of Jerusalem.

So the posts passed from city to city through the land of Ephraim and Manasseh even unto Zebulun, but they laughed them to scorn and mocked them.

But when Sanballat, the Horonite, and Tobiah, the slave, the Ammonite, and Geshem, the Arabian, heard it, they laughed us to scorn and despised us and said, What is this thing that ye do? Will ye rebel against the king?

He who invokes God and he answers him is mocked by his friend; the just and perfect man is laughed to scorn.

The righteous shall see it and be glad; and the innocent laughs them to scorn.

What man is like Job, who drinks up the scorn like water?

All those that see me laugh me to scorn: they shoot out the lip, they shake the head, saying,

Thou makest us a reproach to our neighbours, a scorn and a derision to those that are round about us.

A witness of Belial shall scorn judgment, and the mouth of the wicked shall cover iniquity.

This is the word which the LORD has spoken concerning him, Has he despised thee? Has he laughed thee to scorn O virgin daughter of Zion? Has he shaken his head behind thy back O daughter of Jerusalem?

They are vanity and the work of scorn: in the time of their visitation they shall perish.

Thus hath the Lord GOD said: Thou shalt drink of thy sister's cup deep and large; the Gentiles shall laugh thee to scorn and hold thee in derision; it contains much.

And he shall scoff at the kings, and the princes shall be a scorn unto him, he shall deride every fortress and shall heap dust and take it.

And they laughed him to scorn. But when he had put them all out, he took the father and the mother of the damsel and those that were with him and entered in where the damsel was lying.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
לעג 
La`ag 
Usage: 18

בּזה 
Bazah 
Usage: 42

לוּץ 
Luwts 
Usage: 27

לעג 
La`ag 
Usage: 7

לצון 
Latsown 
Usage: 3

משׂחק 
Mischaq 
Usage: 1

צחק 
Ts@choq 
Usage: 2

קלס 
Qalac 
Usage: 4

שׂחק שׂחוק 
S@chowq 
Usage: 15

שׂחק 
Sachaq 
Usage: 36

καταγελάω 
Katagelao 
Usage: 3