'Short' in the Bible
Yahweh said to Moses, "Has Yahweh's hand grown short? Now you will see whether my word will happen to you or not."
that the triumphing of the wicked is short, the joy of the godless but for a moment?
Remember how short my time is! For what vanity have you created all the children of men!
For the bed is too short to stretch out on, and the blanket is too narrow to wrap oneself in.
Are there yet treasures of wickedness in the house of the wicked, and a short ephah that is accursed?
He was trying to see who Jesus was, and couldn't because of the crowd, because he was short.
for all have sinned, and fall short of the glory of God;
for He will finish the work and cut it short in righteousness, because the LORD will make a short work upon the earth."
But I say this, brothers: the time is short, that from now on, both those who have wives may be as though they had none;
But we, brothers, being bereaved of you for a short season, in presence, not in heart, tried even harder to see your face with great desire,
Let us fear therefore, lest perhaps anyone of you should seem to have come short of a promise of entering into his rest.
looking carefully lest there be any man who falls short of the grace of God; lest any root of bitterness springing up trouble you, and many be defiled by it;
Therefore rejoice, heavens, and you who dwell in them. Woe to the earth and to the sea, because the devil has gone down to you, having great wrath, knowing that he has but a short time."
and cast him into the abyss, and shut it, and sealed it over him, that he should deceive the nations no more, until the thousand years were finished. After this, he must be freed for a short time.