48 occurrences

'Speech' in the Bible

Come, let Us go down there and confuse their language so that they will not understand one another's speech."

But Moses replied to the Lord, "Please, Lord, I have never been eloquent-either in the past or recently or since You have been speaking to Your servant-because I am slow and hesitant in speech."

While they were near Micah's home, they recognized the speech of the young Levite. So they went over to him and asked, "Who brought you here? What are you doing in this place? What is keeping you here?"

He deprives trusted advisers of speech and takes away the elders' good judgment.

If this is not true, then who can prove me a liar and show that my speech is worthless?

After a word from me they did not speak again; my speech settled on them [like dew].

But now, Job, pay attention to my speech, and listen to all my words.

Day after day they pour out speech; night after night they communicate knowledge.

There is no speech; there are no words; their voice is not heard.

The words of the wicked are a deadly ambush, but the speech of the upright rescues them.

An evil man is trapped by [his] rebellious speech, but the righteous escapes from trouble.

Anyone with a wise heart is called discerning, and pleasant speech increases learning.

Excessive speech is not appropriate on a fool's lips; how much worse are lies for a ruler.

A hateful person disguises himself with his speech and harbors deceit within.

Do not be hasty to speak, and do not be impulsive to make a speech before God. God is in heaven and you are on earth, so let your words be few.

So He will speak to this people with stammering speech and in a foreign language.

You will be brought down; you will speak from the ground, and your words will come from low in the dust. Your voice will be like that of a spirit from the ground; your speech will whisper from the dust.

those who, with [their] speech, accuse a person of wrongdoing, who set a trap at the gate for the mediator, and without cause deprive the righteous of justice.

You will no longer see the barbarians, a people whose speech is difficult to comprehend- who stammer in a language that is not understood.

I am about to bring a nation from far away against you, house of Israel. [This is]*The bracketed text has been added for clarity. the Lord's declaration. It is an established nation, an ancient nation, a nation whose language you do not know and whose speech you do not understand.

For you are not being sent to a people of unintelligible speech or difficult language but to the house of Israel.

[You are] not [being sent] to many peoples of unintelligible speech or difficult language, whose words you cannot understand. No doubt, if I sent you to them, they would listen to you.

For I will then restore pure speech to the peoples so that all of them may call on the name of Yahweh and serve Him with a single purpose.

They brought to Him a deaf man who also had a speech difficulty, and begged Jesus to lay His hand on him.

Immediately his ears were opened, his speech difficulty was removed, and he began to speak clearly.

"What things?" He asked them. So they said to Him, "The things concerning Jesus the Nazarene, who was a Prophet powerful in action and speech before God and all the people,

"I have spoken these things to you in figures of speech. A time is coming when I will no longer speak to you in figures, but I will tell you plainly about the Father.

So Moses was educated in all the wisdom of the Egyptians, and was powerful in his speech and actions.

When I came to you, brothers, announcing the testimony of God to you, I did not come with brilliance of speech or wisdom.

In the same way, unless you use your tongue for intelligible speech, how will what is spoken be known? For you will be speaking into the air.

Now as you excel in everything-in faith, in speech, in knowledge, in all diligence, and in your love for us-excel also in this grace.

If anyone speaks, [his speech should be] like the oracles of God; if anyone serves, [his service should be] from the strength God provides, so that in everything God may be glorified through Jesus Christ. To Him belong the glory and the power forever and ever. Amen.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
אמר 
'emer 
Usage: 49

אמר 
'omer 
Usage: 6

אמרה אמרה 
'imrah 
Usage: 37

אשׁדּודית 
'Ashdowdiyth 
Usage: 1

המוּלּה המלּה 
Hamullah 
Usage: 2

חידה 
Chiydah 
Usage: 17

יהוּדית 
Y@huwdiyth 
Usage: 6

לקח 
Leqach 
Usage: 9

מדבּר 
Midbar 
Usage: 271

מלּה מלּה 
Millah 
Usage: 38

שׁמע 
Shema` 
Usage: 18

שׂפת שׂפה 
Saphah 
Usage: 176

ἐννεός 
Enneos 
Usage: 1

εὐλογία 
Eulogia 
Usage: 16

κωφός 
Kophos 
Usage: 11

λαλιά 
Lalia 
Usage: 3

λόγος 
Logos 
word , saying , account , speech , Word , thing , not tr ,
Usage: 256

Λυκαονιστί 
Lukaonisti 
Usage: 1

μογιλάλος 
Mogilalos 
Usage: 1

φιμόω 
Phimoo 
Usage: 4



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