'Sir' in the Bible
She said to her father, “Sir, don’t be angry that I cannot stand up in your presence; I am having my period.” So Laban searched, but could not find the household idols.
They said, “Sir, we really did come down here the first time only to buy food.
But Judah approached him and said, “Sir, please let your servant speak personally to my lord. Do not be angry with your servant, for you are like Pharaoh.
Gideon said to Him, “Please Sir, if the Lord is with us, why has all this happened? And where are all His wonders that our fathers told us about? They said, ‘Hasn’t the Lord brought us out of Egypt?’ But now the Lord has abandoned us and handed us over to Midian.”
Then the man went to the other and said the same thing.“‘I will, sir,’ he answered. But he didn’t go.
and said, “Sir, we remember that while this deceiver was still alive He said, ‘After three days I will rise again.’
“But he replied to him, ‘Sir, leave it this year also, until I dig around it and fertilize it.
“Sir,” said the woman, “You don’t even have a bucket, and the well is deep. So where do You get this ‘living water’?
“Sir,” the woman said to Him, “give me this water so I won’t get thirsty and come here to draw water.”
“Sir,” the woman replied, “I see that You are a prophet.
“Sir,” the official said to Him, “come down before my boy dies!”
“Sir,” the sick man answered, “I don’t have a man to put me into the pool when the water is stirred up, but while I’m coming, someone goes down ahead of me.”
“Who is He, Sir, that I may believe in Him?” he asked.
So they came to Philip, who was from Bethsaida in Galilee, and requested of him, “Sir, we want to see Jesus.”
“Woman,” Jesus said to her, “why are you crying? Who is it you are looking for?”Supposing He was the gardener, she replied, “Sir, if you’ve removed Him, tell me where you’ve put Him, and I will take Him away.”
I said to him, “Sir, you know.”Then he told me:These are the ones coming out of the great tribulation.They washed their robes and made them whitein the blood of the Lamb.
- Sir (119 instances)