49 occurrences in 14 translations

'Smooth' in the Bible

And Jacob said to Rebekah his mother, Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man:

from the smooth mountain, which rises toward Seir, as far as Baal-Gad in the valley of Lebanon, at the foot of mount Hermon; and he took all their kings, and smote them, and put them to death.

And these are the kings of the land whom Joshua and the children of Israel smote on this side the Jordan on the west, from Baal-Gad in the valley of Lebanon as far as the smooth mountain, which rises toward Seir. And Joshua gave it to the tribes of Israel for a possession according to their divisions,

And he took his staff in his hand, and chose him five smooth stones out of the brook, and put them in a shepherd's bag which he had, even in a scrip; and his sling was in his hand: and he drew near to the Philistine.

So he went down and dipped in the Jordan seven times, as the prophet had instructed. His skin became as smooth as a young child's and he was healed.

Will you, with him, make the skies smooth, and strong as a polished looking-glass?

Everyone says false words to his neighbour: their tongues are smooth in their talk, and their hearts are full of deceit.

The smooth lips and the tongue of pride will be cut off by the Lord.

His buttery words are smooth, but war is in his heart. His words are softer than oil, but they are drawn swords.

You make the ploughed lands full of water; you make smooth the slopes: you make the earth soft with showers, sending your blessing on its growth.

To deliver thee from the strange woman, From the stranger who hath made smooth her sayings,

To keep you from the evil woman, From the smooth tongue of the adulteress.

To preserve thee from a strange woman, From a stranger who hath made smooth her sayings.

The righteousness of the blameless will smooth his way, But the wicked will fall by his own wickedness.

The words of a talebearer seem smooth, but they go down into the innermost parts of the belly.

The words of a talebearer seem smooth, but they go down into the innermost parts of the belly.

A false tongue has hate for those who have clean hearts, and a smooth mouth is a cause of falling.

He who says words of protest to a man will later have more approval than one who says smooth words with his tongue.

A man who says smooth things to his neighbour is stretching out a net for his steps.

His hands are as rings of gold ornamented with beryl-stones; his body is as a smooth plate of ivory covered with sapphires.

"The bricks have fallen down, But we will rebuild with smooth stones; The sycamores have been cut down, But we will replace them with cedars."

sends envoys by sea, in reed vessels on the waters. Go, swift messengers, to a nation tall and smooth-skinned, to a people feared near and far, a powerful nation with a strange language, whose land is divided by rivers.

At that time a gift will be brought to the Lord of Hosts from a people tall and smooth-skinned, a people feared near and far, a powerful nation with a strange language, whose land is divided by rivers-to Mount Zion, the place of the name of the Lord of Hosts.

The way of the righteous is smooth; O Upright One, make the path of the righteous level.

Does he who plows for sowing plow continually? Does he continue to plow and harrow the ground after it is smooth?

Which say to the seers, See not; and to the prophets, Prophesy not unto us right things, speak unto us smooth things, prophesy deceits:

Every valley will be lifted up, and every mountain and hill will be leveled; the uneven ground will become smooth, and the rough places a plain.

And [the] artisan encourages [the] {goldsmith}, [the] one who makes smooth with [the] hammer [encourages the] one who strikes [the] anvil, saying of the soldering, "It [is] good!" And they strengthen it with nails [so] it cannot be knocked over.

"I will go before you and make the rough places smooth; I will shatter the doors of bronze and cut through their iron bars.

"I have aroused him in righteousness, and I'll make all his pathways smooth. It is he who will rebuild my city and set my exiles free, but not for a price nor reward, " says the LORD of the Heavenly Armies.

Among the smooth stones of the stream is thy portion; they, they are thy lot: even to them hast thou poured a drink offering, thou hast offered a meat offering. Should I receive comfort in these?

Yet my people have forgotten me and offered sacrifices to worthless idols! This makes them stumble along in the way they live and leave the old reliable path of their fathers. They have left them to walk in bypaths, in roads that are not smooth and level.

Lo, I am against the prophets, An affirmation of Jehovah, Who are making smooth their tongue, And they affirm -- an affirmation.

They will come weeping, but I will bring them back with consolation. I will lead them to wadis [filled] with water by a smooth way where they will not stumble, for I am Israel's Father, and Ephraim is My firstborn.

Son of man, Nebuchadrezzar, king of Babylon, made his army do hard work against Tyre, and the hair came off every head and every arm was rubbed smooth: but he and his army got no payment out of Tyre for the hard work which he had done against it.

"By smooth words he will turn to godlessness those who act wickedly toward the covenant, but the people who know their God will display strength and take action.

Every valley shall be filled, and every mountain and hill shall be brought low; and the crooked shall be made straight, and the rough ways shall be made smooth;

For it is common knowledge among you that we never made use of smooth-sounding false words, and God is witness that at no time were we secretly desiring profit for ourselves,

And cut through and make firm and plain and smooth, straight paths for your feet [yes, make them safe and upright and happy paths that go in the right direction], so that the lame and halting [limbs] may not be put out of joint, but rather may be cured.

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חלקה 
Chelqah 
Usage: 29

חלק 
Chalaq 
Usage: 65

חלק 
Chalaq 
Usage: 4

חלּק 
Challaq 
Usage: 1

חלּק 
Challuq 
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