'Stern' in the Bible
it will be a nation whose language you don't understand, whose stern appearance neither shows regard nor extends grace to anyone whether old or young.
Grievous punishment is for him who forsakes the way;He who hates reproof will die.
An evil man seeks only rebellion; therefore a stern and pitiless messenger shall be sent against him.
Who is like the wise man and who knows the interpretation of a matter? A man’s wisdom illumines him and causes his stern face to beam.
Then their eyes were opened. And assuming a stern tone Jesus said to them, "Be careful to let no one know."
But He was in the stern, sleeping on the cushion. So they woke Him up and said to Him, “Teacher! Don’t You care that we’re going to die?”
For I was [constantly] afraid of you, because you are a stern (hard, severe) man; you pick up what you did not lay down, and you reap what you did not sow.
He said to the servant, I will judge and condemn you out of your own mouth, you wicked slave! You knew [did you] that I was a stern (hard, severe) man, picking up what I did not lay down, and reaping what I did not sow?
But in order that it may not spread further among the people and the nation, let us warn and forbid them with a stern threat to speak any more to anyone in this name [or about this Person].
Then fearing lest we should have fallen upon rocks, they cast four anchors out of the stern, and wished for the day.
But they struck a sandbar and ran the ship aground. The bow jammed fast and remained immovable, while the stern began to break up by the pounding of the waves.
- Cistern (28 instances in 11 translations)
- Cisterns (8 instances in 10 translations)
- Consternation (14 instances in 6 translations)
- Eastern (56 instances in 10 translations)
- Easterners (1 instance in 1 translation)
- Easterns (1 instance in 1 translation)
- South-western (1 instance in 1 translation)
- Ass (94 instances)
- Backside (3 instances)
- Behind (289 instances)
- Bottom (41 instances)
- Butt (4 instances)
- Buttocks (3 instances)
- Exacting (9 instances)
- Fundament (1 instance)
- Hindquarters (2 instances)
- Quarter (69 instances)
- Rear (45 instances)
- Relentless (2 instances)
- Rump (5 instances)
- Seat (249 instances)