157 occurrences in 10 translations

'Stands' in the Bible

Rebekah stands here before you. Take her and go so that she may become the wife of your master's son, just as the Lord has decided."

If you mistreat my daughters or if you take other wives besides them, though no one is watching us, keep in mind that God stands as a witness between you and me."

Jacob erected a pillar over her grave, and that pillar stands over Rachel's grave to this day.

if he stands and walks about in the outside on his staff, the striker will be unpunished; he will only pay for his inactivity {toward his full recovery}."

"Aaron's sons, the priests, are to bring the blood and sprinkle it around the altar that stands at the entrance to the Tent of Meeting. He is to skin the burnt offering and cut it into pieces.

"Then Aaron shall lay both of his hands on the head of the live goat, and confess over it all the iniquities of the sons of Israel and all their transgressions in regard to all their sins; and he shall lay them on the head of the goat and send it away into the wilderness by the hand of a man who stands in readiness.

"Instruct the Israelis that whenever a man or woman does something contained in the list of the sins of man, thereby acting treacherously against the LORD, then that person stands guilty.

They will tell [it to] the inhabitants of this land. They have heard that You, Lord, are among these people, how You, Lord, are seen face to face, how Your cloud stands over them, and how You go before them in a pillar of cloud by day and in a pillar of fire by night.

You will have the cities as a refuge from the avenger, so that the one who kills someone will not die until he stands trial before the assembly.

'Joshua the son of Nun, who stands before you, he shall enter there; encourage him, for he will cause Israel to inherit it.

"If a prophet stands up in your midst or a dreamer of dreams and he gives to you a sign or wonder,

The person who acts arrogantly, refusing to listen either to the priest who stands there serving the Lord your God or to the judge, must die. You must purge the evil from Israel.

Then the elders of his city shall call him and speak to him. And if he stands firm and says, I do not want to take her,

but with whoever stands with us here today before the Lord our God as well as those not with us here today.

They raised over him a great heap of stones that stands to this day, and the LORD turned from the fierceness of His anger. Therefore the name of that place has been called the valley of Achor to this day.

He hanged the king of Ai on a tree until dusk, and at sunset Joshua ordered his body brought down from the tree and laid at the entrance to the gate of the town. There he raised over it a large mound of stones, which stands there to this day.

When someone flees to one of these cities, stands at the entrance of the city gate, and states his case before the elders of that city, they are to bring him into the city and give him a place to live among them.

He is to stay in that city until he stands trial before the assembly and until the death of the high priest serving at that time. Then the one who committed manslaughter may return home to his own city from which he fled.' "

These are the cities appointed for all the Israelites and foreigners among them, so that anyone who kills a person unintentionally may flee there and not die at the hand of the avenger of blood until he stands before the assembly.

But if the land you possess is defiled, cross over to the land the Lord possesses where the Lord's tabernacle stands, and take possession [of it] among us. But don't rebel against the Lord or against us by building for yourselves an altar other than the altar of the Lord our God.

May we never rebel against the LORD today by building an altar for burnt offerings, for grain offerings, or for sacrifice to replace the altar of the LORD our God which stands before his Tent."'"

The descendants of Reuben and the descendants of Gad named the altar "Witness," because they claimed, "It stands as a witness between us that the LORD is God."

So Gideon built an altar right there to the LORD and called it "The LORD is peace." (To this very day it still stands in Ophrah, which belongs to the descendants of Abiezer.)

And Samson said unto the lad that held him by the hand, Bring me near and let me feel the pillars upon which the house stands that I may lean upon them.

When they arrived, Samuel noticed Eliab and said to himself, "Surely, here before the Lord stands his chosen king!"

Your servant stands among your chosen people; they are a great nation that is too numerous to count or number.

Then he made the ten stands of bronze; the length of each stand was four cubits and its width four cubits and its height three cubits.

This was the design of the stands: they had borders, even borders between the frames,

[There were] four bronze wheels for each of the stands, with bronze axles; the four support pedestals for these [were] under the basin, and the supports [were] decorated on each side [with] wreaths.

Four of the wheels [were] underneath the frames, and the axles of the wheels [were] on the stands. The height of each wheel [was] a cubit and a half.

On top of each stand was a round opening three-quarters of a foot deep; there were also supports and frames on top of the stands.

He made the ten stands like this: all of them had one casting, one measure and one form.

He made ten basins of bronze, one basin held forty baths; each basin was four cubits, and on each of the ten stands was one basin.

He set five of the stands on the right side of the Temple and five on the left side of the Temple. He set the bronze sea on the right side of the Temple eastward facing the south.

Then King Ahaz cut off the borders of the stands, and removed the laver from them; he also took down the sea from the bronze oxen which were under it and put it on a pavement of stone.

The Chaldeans also broke into pieces and carried back to Babylon the bronze pillars that stood in the LORD's Temple, along with the stands and the bronze sea that used to be in the LORD's Temple.

The bronze contained in the two pillars, the one sea, and the stands that Solomon had crafted for the LORD's Temple could not be inventoried for weight.

Tremble in his presence, all the earth! Surely the inhabited world stands firm it cannot be moved.

And he removed the high places and the incense stands from all the cities of Judah, and the kingdom had rest under him.

And he destroyed before him the altars for the Baals, and he cut down the incense stands above them. And the Asherahs, the idols, and the images he smashed. And he ground [them] to powder and sprinkled [the dust] over the burial sites of those who sacrificed to them.

he broke down the altars and the Asherahs and crushed the idols, grinding [them] to dust, and he cut down all the incense stands in all the land of Israel. Then he returned to Jerusalem.

Uzai's son Palal carried on repairs over against the angle of the wall at the tower that stands out from the king's upper palace, which is located by the royal guard's court. Next to him, Parosh's son Pedaiah carried on repairs.

(Now the Nethinim lived in Ophel, to the place over against the water gate toward the east, and the tower that stands out.)

After him the Tekoites repaired another portion, over against the great tower that stands out, and to the wall of Ophel.

And the king's servants said unto him, Behold, Haman stands in the court. And the king said, Let him come in.

And Harbonah, one of the chamberlains, said before the king, Behold, also, the gallows fifty cubits high, that Haman made for Mordecai, who spoke good for the king, stands in the house of Haman. And the king said, Hang him on it!

It stands still, but I cannot recognize its appearance; an image is before my eyes, and I hear a murmuring voice:

When he is brought to [the] grave, then someone stands guard over [the] tomb.

what could I do when God stands up [to judge]? How should I answer Him when He calls [me] to account?

He puts my feet in the stocks; He stands watch over all my paths."

It is transformed as clay to the seal and then stands as a garment;

Blessed (happy, fortunate, prosperous, and enviable) is the man who walks and lives not in the counsel of the ungodly [following their advice, their plans and purposes], nor stands [submissive and inactive] in the path where sinners walk, nor sits down [to relax and rest] where the scornful [and the mockers] gather.

My foot stands on level ground; I will praise the Lord in the assemblies.

Behold, you have made my days handbreadths. My lifetime is as nothing before you. Surely every man stands as a breath." Selah.

Kings' daughters are among your honored women; the queen, adorned with gold from Ophir, stands at your right hand.

From heaven you declared judgment. The earth stands in awe and is quiet

A psalm of Asaph. God stands in the assembly of El; in the midst of the gods he renders judgment.

On the holy hills stands the city [of Jerusalem and the temple] God founded.

I indeed declare, "Love stands firm forever. You established the heavens. Your faithfulness is in them."

Who stands up for me against the wicked? Who takes a stand for me against evildoers?

for the LORD is good and his gracious love stands forever. His faithfulness remains from generation to generation. A Davidic Psalm

Your faithfulness is for all generations; You established the earth, and it stands firm.

Jerusalem stands built up, a city knitted together.

Those who trust in, lean on, and confidently hope in the Lord are like Mount Zion, which cannot be moved but abides and stands fast forever.

A song of ascents, by Solomon. If the Lord does not build a house, then those who build it work in vain. If the Lord does not guard a city, then the watchman stands guard in vain.

Look to the right and see: no one stands up for me; there is no refuge for me; no one cares about me.

On top of the highest places along the road she stands where the roads meet.

After they're overthrown, the wicked won't be found, but the house of the righteous stands firm.

A generation goes, and a generation comes, but the earth stands forever.

My beloved is like a gazelle or a young stag. Look, there he stands behind our wall, looking through the windows, gazing through the lattice.

The Beloved to the Maidens: My beloved is dazzling and ruddy; he stands out in comparison to all other men.

But my dove, my undefiled and perfect one, stands alone [above them all]; she is the only one of her mother, she is the choice one of her who bore her. The daughters saw her and called her blessed and happy, yes, the queens and the concubines, and they praised her.

The Lord rises to argue the case and stands to judge the people.

When it was reported to the house of David, saying "Aram stands by Ephraim," his heart and the heart of his people shook like the shaking of the trees of [the] forest because of [the] wind.

It will happen in that day that the nations will seek the root of Jesse, who stands as a banner of the peoples; and his resting place will be glorious.

Howl, O gate! Cry, O city! Melt away, O Philistia, all of you! For there is coming a smoke out of the north, and there is no straggler in his ranks and none stands aloof [in Hezekiah's battalions].

He will not have regard for the altars, the work of his hands, Nor will he look to that which his fingers have made, Even the Asherim and incense stands.

For the Lord's power will make this mountain secure. Moab will be trampled down where it stands, as a heap of straw is trampled down in a manure pile.

For the fortified city stands desolate, a settlement abandoned and forsaken like the desert; calves graze there, and there they lie down and strip bare its branches.

But a noble person plans noble things; he stands up for noble causes.

They lift it to their shoulder and bear it along; they set it in its place, and there it stands; it does not budge from its place. They cry out to it but it doesn't answer; it saves no one from his trouble.

Justice is turned back, and righteousness stands far off. For truth has stumbled in the public square, and honesty cannot enter.

Watch out! It stands written before me: "I won't keep silent, but I will pay back in full; I'll indeed repay into their laps

Micah of Moresheth prophesied in the days of Hezekiah king of Judah and said to all the people of Judah, Thus says the Lord of hosts: Zion shall be plowed like a field, and Jerusalem shall become heaps [of ruins], and the mountain of the house [of the Lord -- "Mount Moriah, on which stands the temple, shall become covered not with buildings, but] like a densely wooded height.

For this is what the LORD of the Heavenly Armies says about the pillars, the bronze sea, the stands, and the rest of the vessels that remain in this city

Those who escape the sword will return from the land of Egypt to the land of Judah only few in number, and the whole remnant of Judah, the ones going to the land of Egypt to live there for a while, will know whose word stands, Mine or theirs!

Therefore behold, the days are coming, says the Lord, when I will cause an alarm of war to be heard against Rabbah of the Ammonites; and it [the high ground on which it stands] will become a desolate heap, and its daughter [villages] will be burned with fire. Then will Israel dispossess those who dispossessed him, says the Lord.

The Chaldeans broke in pieces the bronze pillars that were in the LORD's Temple and the stands and the bronze sea that were in the LORD's Temple, and they carried all the bronze to Babylon.

There was too much bronze to weigh in the two pillars, the one sea, the twelve bronze oxen that were under the sea, and the stands which King Solomon had made for the LORD's Temple.

Thus says the Lord God: Behold, an evil is coming, [an evil so destructive and injurious, so sudden and violent, that it stands alone, not as a succession but as] only one evil.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
H98
אגם 
'agam 
Usage: 10

אמן 
'aman 
Usage: 108

גּוּר 
Guwr 
Usage: 98

דּגל 
Degel 
Usage: 15

יצב 
Yatsab 
Usage: 48

נוּס 
Nuwc 
Usage: 160

נס 
Nec 
Usage: 20

נסס 
Nacac 
Usage: 1

נצב 
Natsab 
Usage: 75

סמך 
Camak 
Usage: 48

עמד 
`amad 
Usage: 521

קוּם 
Quwm 
Usage: 629

קוּם 
Quwm (Aramaic) 
set up , arise , stand , set , establish , rise up , appointeth , stood by , made , rise
Usage: 35

קמה 
Qamah 
Usage: 10

תּקוּמה 
T@quwmah 
Usage: 1

ἀνίστημι 
Anistemi 
arise , rise , rise up , rise again , raise up , stand up , raise up again ,
Usage: 86

ἀπορέω 
Aporeo 
Usage: 4

ἐφίστημι 
Ephistemi 
come upon , come , stand , stand by ,
Usage: 20

ἵστημι 
histemi 
stand , set , establish , stand still , stand by , , vr stand
Usage: 129

κινδυνέυω 
Kinduneuo 
be in danger , be in jeopardy , stand in jeopardy
Usage: 4

κυκλόω 
Kukloo 
Usage: 4

παρίστημι παριστάνω 
Paristemi 
stand by , present , yield , show , stand ,
Usage: 38

περιΐ́στημι 
Periistemi 
Usage: 3

στάσις 
Stasis 
Usage: 9

στήκω 
Steko 
Usage: 7

συμπαραγίνομαι 
Sumparaginomai 
Usage: 2

συνιστάω συνιστάνω συνίστημι 
sunistao 
Usage: 16



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