115 occurrences in 12 translations

'Self' in the Bible

For this time I will send all my plagues on your very self and on your servants and your people, so that you may know that there is no one like me in all the earth.

Remember Abraham, Isaac, and Israel, thy servants, to whom thou swarest by thine own self, and saidst unto them, I will multiply your seed as the stars of heaven, and all this land that I have spoken of will I give unto your seed, and they shall inherit it for ever.

“This is to be a permanent statute for you: In the seventh month, on the tenth day of the month you are to practice self-denial and do no work, both the native and the foreigner who resides among you.

It is a Sabbath of complete rest for you, and you must practice self-denial; it is a permanent statute.

“The tenth day of this seventh month is the Day of Atonement. You are to hold a sacred assembly and practice self-denial; you are to present a fire offering to the Lord.

If any person does not practice self-denial on this particular day, he must be cut off from his people.

It will be a Sabbath of complete rest for you, and you must practice self-denial. You are to observe your Sabbath from the evening of the ninth day of the month until the following evening.”

And I will put my dwelling place in your midst, and my inner self shall not abhor you.

and if you reject my statutes and if your inner self abhors my regulations, to not carry out all my commands [by] your breaking my covenant,

And I will destroy your high places, and I will cut down your incense altars, and I will place your corpses on your idols' corpses; and my inner self shall abhor you.

And the land shall be deserted by them, and it shall enjoy its Sabbaths in its being desolate from them, and they themselves must pay for their guilt, {simply because} they rejected my regulations, and their inner self abhorred my statutes.

"However, {take care} for yourself and watch your inner self closely, so that you do not forget the things that your eyes have seen, so that they do not slip from your mind all the days of your life; and you shall make them known to your children and to {your grandchildren}.

"And you shall put these, my words, on your heart and on your inner self, and you shall bind them as a sign on your hand and let them be as an emblem between your eyes.

you must not listen to the words of that prophet or to that dreamer, for Yahweh your God {is testing you to know whether you love} Yahweh your God with all of your heart and with all [of] your inner self.

And among these nations you shall not find rest, and [there] shall not be a resting place for the sole of your foot, and Yahweh shall give you there an anxious heart and a weakening of eyes and a languishing of [your] inner self.

and you return to Yahweh and you listen to his voice according to all that I am commanding you {today}, [both] you and your children, with all your heart and with all your inner self,

"And Yahweh your God will circumcise your heart and the heart of your offspring to love Yahweh your God with all your heart and with all your inner self {so that you may live}.

[He will do this] if you listen to the voice of Yahweh your God by keeping his commandment and his statutes written in the scroll of this law [and] if you return to Yahweh your God with all your heart and with all your inner self.

For the Lord made Judah low, because of Ahaz, king of Israel; for he had given up all self-control in Judah, sinning greatly against the Lord.

So my inner self will choose strangling-- death more than my {existence}.

"My inner self loathes my life; {I want to give vent to my complaint}; I want to speak out of [the] bitterness of my inner self.

He feels only the pain of his own body, and his inner self mourns for him."

Yet another dies with a bitter inner self and has not tasted prosperity.

"{As God lives}, he has removed my justice, and Shaddai has made my inner self bitter.

{so that} his life loathes bread, and his inner self [loathes] {appetizing food}.

My soul [as well as my body] is greatly dismayed.But as for You, O Lord—how long [until You act on my behalf]?

Therefore my heart is glad and my glory [my innermost self] rejoices;My body too will dwell [confidently] in safety,

Be gracious and compassionate to me, O Lord, for I am in trouble;My eye is clouded and weakened by grief, my soul and my body also.

My soul (my life, my inner self) thirsts for God, for the living God.When will I come and see the face of God?

Why are you in despair, O my soul?And why have you become restless and disturbed within me?Hope in God and wait expectantly for Him, for I shall again praise HimFor the help of His presence.

Why are you in despair, O my soul?Why have you become restless and disquieted within me?Hope in God and wait expectantly for Him, for I shall yet praise Him,The help of my countenance and my God.

Why are you in despair, O my soul?And why are you restless and disturbed within me?Hope in God and wait expectantly for Him, for I shall again praise Him,The help of my [sad] countenance and my God.

O God, You are my God; with deepest longing I will seek You;My soul [my life, my very self] thirsts for You, my flesh longs and sighs for You,In a dry and weary land where there is no water.

Pe.Your testimonies are wonderful;Therefore my soul keeps them.

I will give thanks and praise to You, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made;Wonderful are Your works,And my soul knows it very well.

In your lovingkindness, silence and destroy my enemiesAnd destroy all those who afflict my life,For I am Your servant.

And they will be life to your soul (your inner self)And a gracious adornment to your neck (your outer self).

When pride comes [boiling up with an arrogant attitude of self-importance], then come dishonor and shame,But with the humble [the teachable who have been chiseled by trial and who have learned to walk humbly with God] there is wisdom and soundness of mind.

A man’s stomach will be satisfied with the fruit of his mouth;He will be satisfied with the consequence of his words.

For shorter hath been the bed Than to stretch one's self out in, And the covering hath been narrower Than to wrap one's self up in.

And it shall be as when the hungry person dreams--look, [he is] eating! And he wakes up and his inner self [is] empty. Or as when the thirsty person dreams--look, [he is] drinking! And he wakes up and look, [he is] faint, and his inner self [is] longing for water. So shall be the multitude of all the nations who fight against Mount Zion.

My bowels, my bowels! I writhe! The walls of my heart! My heart is restless within me, I cannot keep silent, for I hear [in] my inner self the sound of a horn, [the] alarm of war.

But if you will not listen to it, my inner self will weep in secret places, because of {the presence of} [your] pride. And my eyes will weep bitterly, and they will melt [in] tears, because the flock of Yahweh has been taken captive.

And I will rejoice over them to do good [to] them, and I will plant them in this land in faithfulness with all my heart, and with all my inner self."

“The Lord is my portion and my inheritance,” says my soul;“Therefore I have hope in Him and wait expectantly for Him.”

"And you, son of man, [will it] not [be that] on the day {when I take from them} their stronghold, the joy of their glory, the delight of their eyes, and the longing of their inner self, their sons and daughters--

You have planned shame for your houseby wiping out many peoplesand sinning against your own self.

I heard and my whole inner self trembled;My lips quivered at the sound.Decay and rottenness enter my bones,And I tremble in my place.Because I must wait quietly for the day of distress,For the people to arise who will invade and attack us.

This is the self-assured citythat lives in security,that thinks to herself:I exist, and there is no one else.What a desolation she has become,a place for wild animals to lie down!Everyone who passes by herjeers and shakes his fist.

But give that which is within as charity [that is, acts of mercy and compassion, not as a public display, but as an expression of your faithfulness to God], and then indeed all things are clean for you.

See my hands and my feet--it is my very self. Feel me and see, for a spirit has not flesh and bones as you see I have."

“I have manifested Your name [and revealed Your very self, Your real self] to the people whom You have given Me out of the world; they were Yours and You gave them to Me, and they have kept and obeyed Your word.

and I have made Your name known to them, and will continue to make it known, so that the love with which You have loved Me may be in them [overwhelming their heart], and I [may be] in them.”

that ye receive her in the Lord, worthily of the saints, and that ye assist her in whatsoever matter she may have need of you: for she herself also hath been a helper of many, and of mine own self.

But with me it is a very small thing that I should be judged of you, or of man's judgment: yea, I judge not mine own self.

I assure you, believers, by the pride which I have in you in [your union with] Christ Jesus our Lord, I die daily [I face death and die to self].

Let us not be full of self-glory, making one another angry, having envy of one another.

However, each man among you [without exception] is to love his wife as his very own self [with behavior worthy of respect and esteem, always seeking the best for her with an attitude of lovingkindness], and the wife [must see to it] that she respects and delights in her husband [that she notices him and prefers him and treats him with loving concern, treasuring him, honoring him, and holding him dear].

If you point out these instructions to the brothers and sisters, you will be a good servant of Christ Jesus, constantly nourished [through study] on the words of the faith and of the good [Christian] doctrine which you have closely followed.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἀπολογέομαι 
Apologeomai 
Usage: 8

ἀπολογία 
Apologia 
Usage: 8

ἀρσενοκοίτης 
Arsenokoites 
Usage: 2

ἀσχημονέω 
Aschemoneo 
Usage: 2

ὑποτάσσω 
Hupotasso 
Usage: 39

עצם 
`etsem 
Usage: 126

רצן רצון 
Ratsown 
Usage: 56

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ἁγνίζω 
Hagnizo 
Usage: 7

ἀνακύπτω 
Anakupto 
lift up self , look up
Usage: 3

ἀνανήφω 
Ananepho 
Usage: 1

ἀναστρέφω 
Anastrepho 
Usage: 11

ἀναχωρέω 
Anachoreo 
Usage: 13

ἀντιδιατίθεμαι 
Antidiatithemai 
Usage: 1

ἀντιτάσσομαι 
Antitassomai 
Usage: 5

ἀποδιορίζω 
Apodiorizo 
Usage: 1

ἀποῤῥίπτω 
Aporrhipto 
Usage: 1

ἀτακτέω 
Atakteo 
Usage: 1

αὐθάδης 
Authades 
Usage: 2

αὐθαίρετος 
Authairetos 
Usage: 2

αὐτόματος 
Automatos 
of self , of own accord
Usage: 1

ἀφίστημι 
Aphistemi 
Usage: 13

ἐκπορνεύω 
Ekporneuo 
Usage: 1

ἐμαυτοῦ ἐμαυτῷ ἐμαυτόν 
Emautou 
myself , me , mine own self , mine own , I myself
Usage: 21

ἐμπλέκω 
Empleko 
Usage: 2

ἐνεργέω 
Energeo 
Usage: 21

ἐντρυφάω 
Entruphao 
Usage: 1

ἐξίστημι 
Existemi 
Usage: 17

ἐπαίρω 
Epairo 
lift up , exalt self , take up , hoisted up
Usage: 14

ἐπιορκέω 
Epiorkeo 
Usage: 0

θερμαίνω 
thermaino 
Usage: 6

θορυβέω 
Thorubeo 
Usage: 3

κολλάω 
Kollao 
Usage: 8

κρύπτω 
Krupto 
Usage: 10

μαίνομαι 
Mainomai 
be mad , be beside self
Usage: 5

μετακαλέω 
metakaleo 
Usage: 4

μεταμέλλομαι 
metamellomai 
Usage: 4

μετασχηματίζω 
metaschematizo 
Usage: 5

μόνος 
Monos 
only , alone , by self
Usage: 30

ὁπλίζω 
Hoplizo 
arm self with
Usage: 1

ὀπτάνομαι ὄπτομαι 
Optanomai 
Usage: 41

περιζώννυμι 
Perizonnumi 
Usage: 4

προσκαρτερέω 
Proskartereo 
Usage: 10

προσκολλάω 
Proskollao 
Usage: 2

σεαυτοῦ σεαυτῷ σεαυτόν σαυτοῦ σαυτῷ σα
Seautou 
Usage: 31

σκύλλω 
Skullo 
Usage: 3

στέλλω 
Stello 
Usage: 2

στρέφω 
Strepho 
Usage: 15

συσχηματίζω 
Suschematizo 
Usage: 2

σχολάζω 
Scholazo 
empty , give self to
Usage: 1

ταπεινόω 
Tapeinoo 
Usage: 7

ὑπείκω 
Hupeiko 
Usage: 1

ὑπεραίρομαι 
Huperairomai 
Usage: 3

φανερόω 
Phaneroo 
Usage: 44

φθείρω 
Phtheiro 
Usage: 8

φίλαυτος 
Philautos 
Usage: 1

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

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