67 occurrences

'Taking' in the Bible

Then Lot went out and spoke to his sons-in-law [who were] taking his daughters and said, "Get up! Go out from this place, because Yahweh [is going] to destroy the city!" But {it seemed like a joke} in the eyes of his sons-in-law.

And she said to her, "[Is] your taking my husband [such] a small [thing] that you will also take the mandrakes of my son?" Then Rachel said, "Then he may sleep with you tonight in exchange for your son's mandrakes."

And the anointed priest [taking] his place from [among] his sons must do it. [As] a lasting rule, it must be turned into smoke totally for Yahweh.

"A person shall not take a pair of millstones or an upper millstone, for {he is taking necessities of life as a pledge}.

She said, "Surely I will go with you; however, there will be no glory for you in {the path you are taking}, for Yahweh will sell Sisera into [the] hand of a woman." And Deborah stood up and went with Barak to Kedesh.

Now there was a man in Maon, whose business [was] in Carmel. The man was very rich and {owned} three thousand sheep and a thousand goats. {Now} the shearing of his sheep [was taking place] in Carmel.

So then, my lord, {as Yahweh lives and as your soul lives}, since Yahweh restrained you from bloodguilt {by taking matters into your own hand}, so then, may your enemies be like Nabal, even {those who seek to do my lord harm}.

then this will not be an obstacle for you or a stumbling block of conscience for my lord [either] by the shedding of blood without cause or by {my lord taking matters into his own hands}. And when Yahweh does good to my lord, then remember your female servant."

When the sons of Rimmon the Beerothite, Recab and Baanah, set out, they came at the heat of the day to the house of Ish-Bosheth while {he [was] taking a noontime rest}.

Now Absalom whom we anointed [as king] over us has died in the battle; so then, why [are] you taking no action to restore the king?"

and he said to the king, "May not my lord hold me guilty, and may you not remember how your servant did wrong on the day that my lord the king went out from Jerusalem, by taking it to heart!

and the king of Israel said to his servants, "Do you know Ramoth-Gilead belongs to us, and we [are] doing nothing about taking it from the hand of the king of Aram?"

But Gehazi the servant of Elisha, the man of God, thought, "Look, my master has refrained from taking what this Aramean Naaman brought from his hand. {As Yahweh lives}, I will certainly run after him, and I will accept something from him."

So now, let the fear of Yahweh be upon you all. {Be careful what you do}, for there is neither wickedness nor {showing partiality} and taking bribes with Yahweh our God."

I thought over this in my heart, and then I quarreled with the nobles and the prefects. I said to them, "You yourselves are taking interest from your own brother!" So I called the great assembly against them,

Also, I and my brothers and my servants are lending them money and grain. Please stop [taking] this interest.

Please restore to them this day their fields, their vineyards, their olive groves, their houses, and the interest on the money, the grain, the grape juice, and the olive oil that you have been taking from them."

I have seen a fool taking root, but suddenly I cursed his dwelling.

{This day} {taking a stand} at Nob, he will shake his fist [at] the mountain of the daughter of Zion, [at] the hill of Jerusalem.

They have made it a desolation. Desolate, it mourns to me. All the land is made desolate, but there is no person taking [it] to heart.

"Son of man, look! I [am] taking from you what is pleasing to your eyes with a plague, but you shall not mourn, and you shall not weep, and your tears shall not run down.

[Then] speak to them, 'Thus says the Lord Yahweh: "Look! I [am] taking [the piece of] wood for Joseph that [is] in the hand of Ephraim and the tribes of Israel its associates, and I will put them on it, [the piece of] wood of Judah, and I will make them into one [piece of] wood, so that they be one in my hand.'"

And speak to them, 'Thus says the Lord Yahweh: "Look! I [am] taking the {Israelites} from among {the nations to which they went}, and I will gather them from {everywhere}, and I will bring them to their [own] soil.

And he said to me, "This chamber {with its face toward the south} [is] for the priests [who are] taking care of the responsibility of the temple.

And the chamber {with its face to the north} [is] for the priests [who are] taking care of the responsibility of the altar. They [are] the descendants of Zadok, the [ones who] approach [from among] the descendants of Levi to Yahweh to serve him."

And Amos answered and said to Amaziah, "I am not a prophet and I [am] not a son of a prophet, but I [am] a herdsman and I am one taking care of sycamore trees.

And I asked the angel who was talking to me, "Where [are] they taking the basket?"

If you will not listen, and if you will not {take it to heart} to give glory to my name," says Yahweh of hosts, "then I will send the curse on you, and I will curse your blessings; moreover I have [already] cursed them because {you are not taking it to heart}.

"Look! I [am] going to send my messenger, and he will prepare [the] way {before me}. And the Lord whom you [are] seeking will come suddenly to his temple, and the messenger of the covenant, [in] whom you [are] taking pleasure--look!--[he is] about to come," says Yahweh of hosts.

And he commanded the crowds to recline for a meal on the grass. Taking the five loaves and the two fish [and] looking up to heaven, he gave thanks. And [after] breaking [them], he gave the loaves to the disciples, and the disciples [gave them] to the crowds.

But that slave went out [and] found one of his fellow slaves who owed him a hundred denarii, and taking hold of him, he began to choke [him], saying, 'Pay back everything that you owe!'

And [after] taking the cup and giving thanks he gave [it] to them, saying, "Drink from it, all of you,

And taking along Peter and the two sons of Zebedee, he began to be distressed and troubled.

And [after] taking counsel, they purchased {with} them the Potter's Field, for a burial place for strangers.

And he came [and] raised her up [by] taking hold of her hand, and the fever left her, and she began to serve them.

And taking hold of the child's hand, he said to her, "Talitha koum!" (which is translated, "Little girl, I say to you, get up!"),

And taking the five loaves and the two fish [and] looking up to heaven, he gave thanks and broke the loaves and gave [them] to his disciples so that they could set [them] before them. And he distributed the two fish to [them] all.

And he commanded the crowd to recline for a meal on the ground, and taking the seven loaves, [after he] had given thanks he broke [them] and began giving [them] to his disciples so that they could set [them] before [them]. And they set [them] before the crowd.

And he took a young child [and] had him stand {among them}. And taking him in his arms, he said to them,

Now they were on the road going up to Jerusalem, and Jesus was going on ahead of them. And they were astounded, but those who were following [him] were afraid. And taking aside the twelve again, he began to tell them the things that were about to happen to him:

And [after] taking the cup [and] giving thanks, he gave [it] to them, and they all drank from it.

And [after] purchasing a linen cloth [and] taking him down, he wrapped [him] in the linen cloth and placed him in a tomb that had been cut from the rock. And he rolled a stone over the entrance of the tomb.

And taking the five loaves and the two fish, [and] looking up to heaven, he gave thanks and broke them and began giving [them] to the disciples to set before the crowd.

But if that slave should say {to himself}, 'My master is taking a long time to return,' and he begins to beat the male slaves and the female slaves and to eat and drink and get drunk,

And the manager said to himself, 'What should I do, because my master is taking away the management from me? I am not strong enough to dig; I am ashamed to beg.

And taking aside the twelve, he said to them, "Behold, we are going up to Jerusalem, and all the things that are written by the prophets with reference to the Son of Man will be accomplished.

(Now they were saying this to test him, so that they would have [an occasion] to bring charges against him.) But Jesus, bending down, began to write with [his] finger on the ground, taking no notice.

And [as] a dinner was taking place, [when] the devil had already put into the heart of Judas [son] of Simon Iscariot that he should betray him,

he got up from the dinner and took off [his] outer clothing, and taking a towel, tied [it] around himself.

So Judas, taking the cohort and officers from the chief priests and from the Pharisees, came there with lanterns and torches and weapons.

And taking hold of him by the right hand, he raised him up, and immediately his feet and ankles were made strong.

And Simon himself also believed, and [after he] was baptized he was {keeping close company with} Philip. And [when he] saw the signs and great miracles that were taking place, he was astonished.

and [after] taking food, he regained his strength. And he was with the disciples in Damascus several days.

But the Jews were filled with jealousy and, taking along some worthless men from the rabble in the marketplace and forming a mob, threw the city into an uproar. And attacking Jason's house, they were looking for them to bring [them] out to the popular assembly.

And [after] taking money as security from Jason and the rest, they released them.

And the military tribune, taking hold of his hand and withdrawing privately, asked, "What is it that you have to report to me?

And [when] he had been summoned, Tertullus began to accuse [him], saying, "We have experienced much peace through you, and reforms are taking place in this nation through your foresight.

And taking soundings, they found twenty fathoms. So going on a little [further] and taking soundings again, they found fifteen fathoms.

[We are] giving no one an occasion for taking offense in anything, in order that our ministry will not have fault found [with it],

For we are taking into consideration what is honorable not only before the Lord, but also before people.

Then after fourteen years I went up again to Jerusalem with Barnabas, taking along Titus also.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἀναλαμβάνω 
Analambano 
take up , receive up , take , take in , take into
Usage: 13

ἐπιλαμβάνομαι 
Epilambanomai 
take , take by , catch , take on , lay hold on , take hold of , lay hold upon
Usage: 19

παραλαμβάνω 
Paralambano 
Usage: 41

προσέχω 
Prosecho 
Usage: 15

לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

αἴρω 
Airo 
take up , take away , take , away with , lift up , bear ,
Usage: 52

בּזז 
Bazaz 
Usage: 43

חתה 
Chathah 
Usage: 4

נסג 
Nacag 
Usage: 9

נפק 
N@phaq (Aramaic) 
Usage: 11

שׂוּר סוּר 
Cuwr 
away , depart , remove , aside , take , turn , turn in , take off , go , put , eschewed ,
Usage: 301

עוּץ 
`uwts 
Usage: 2

קמץ 
Qamats 
Usage: 3

שׁבי 
Sh@biy 
Usage: 50

ἀναιρέω 
Anaireo 
kill , slay , put to death , take up , do , take away
Usage: 23

ἀναπαύω 
Anapauo 
Usage: 7

ἀπαίρω 
Apairo 
Usage: 0

δέχομαι 
Dechomai 
receive , take , accept , take up
Usage: 30

ἐναγκαλίζομαι 
Enagkalizomai 
take in arms , take up in arms
Usage: 2

ἐπιχειρέω 
Epicheireo 
take in hand , go about , take upon
Usage: 3

κρατέω 
Krateo 
hold , take , lay hold on , hold fast , take by , lay hold upon , lay hand on ,
Usage: 33

παραφέρω 
Paraphero 
Usage: 0

περιαιρέω 
Periaireo 
take away , take up
Usage: 4

προσλαμβάνω 
Proslambano 
Usage: 14

συμβουλεύω 
Sumbouleuo 
Usage: 4

H6
אבד 
'abad 
Usage: 184

אחז 
'achaz 
Usage: 66

אצל 
'atsal 
Usage: 5

גּזה 
Gazah 
Usage: 1

גּזל 
Gazal 
Usage: 30

גּזל 
Gazel 
Usage: 4

גּח גּיח 
Giyach 
Usage: 6

גּרע 
Gara` 
Usage: 22

דּאג 
Da'ag 
Usage: 7

דּבק 
Dabaq 
Usage: 54

דּשׁן 
Dashen 
Usage: 11

הגה 
Hagah 
Usage: 3

חבל 
Chabal 
Usage: 30

חזק 
Chazaq 
Usage: 290

חלץ 
Chalats 
Usage: 44

חשׂף 
Chasaph 
Usage: 11

חתף 
Chathaph 
Usage: 1

יאל 
Ya'al 
Usage: 18

יהב 
Yahab 
give , go to , Bring , ascribe , come on , give out , Set , take
Usage: 34

יעץ 
Ya`ats 
Usage: 80

ירד 
Yarad 
Usage: 378

ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

לכד 
Lakad 
Usage: 121

לפת 
Laphath 
Usage: 3

מוּשׁ 
Muwsh 
Usage: 20

מקּח 
Miqqach 
Usage: 1

נטל 
Natal 
bare , take up , offer
Usage: 4

נסק 
N@caq (Aramaic) 
take up
Usage: 3

נצל 
Natsal 
Usage: 213

נקם 
Naqam 
Usage: 35

נקמה 
N@qamah 
Usage: 27

נסה נשׂא 
Nasa' 
Usage: 653

נשׂא 
N@sa' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 3

נשׂג 
Nasag 
Usage: 50

נשׁה 
Nashah 
Usage: 12

סכת 
Cakath 
Usage: 1

עדה עדא 
`ada' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 9

עדה 
`adah 
deck ... , adorn , passed , take away
Usage: 10

עוּד 
`uwd 
Usage: 45

עמל 
`amal 
Usage: 11

עמל 
`amel 
Usage: 9

עקב 
`aqab 
supplant , take by the heel , stay, utterly
Usage: 5

עשׂר 
`asar 
Usage: 9

פּוּר 
Puwr 
Usage: 2

צוּד 
Tsuwd 
Usage: 18

צען 
Tsa`an 
Usage: 1

קבל 
Qabal 
Usage: 13

קבל 
Q@bal (Aramaic) 
Usage: 3

קפץ 
Qaphats 
shut , stop , shut up , take out of the way , skip
Usage: 7

רדה 
Radah 
Usage: 27

רוּם 
Ruwm 
up , exalt , high , offer , give , heave , extol , lofty , take , tall , higher ,
Usage: 189

שׁבה 
Shabah 
Usage: 47

שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
put , make , set , lay , appoint , give , set up , consider , turn , brought , ordain , place , take , shew , regard , mark , disposed , care ,
Usage: 580

שׁלה 
Shalah 
Usage: 1

שׁלל 
Shalal 
Usage: 16

תּפשׂ 
Taphas 
Usage: 65

G91
ἀδικέω 
Adikeo 
hurt , do wrong , wrong , suffer wrong , be unjust , take wrong , injure , be an offender , vr hope
Usage: 24

ἅλωσις 
Halosis 
to be taken 9
Usage: 1

ἀπάγω 
Apago 
Usage: 11

ἀποδεκατόω 
Apodekatoo 
Usage: 1

ἀποδημέω 
Apodemeo 
Usage: 0

ἀπόδημος 
Apodemos 
Usage: 0

ἀπολαμβάνω 
Apolambano 
Usage: 7

ἀπορφανίζω 
Aporphanizo 
Usage: 1

ἀποσκευάζω 
Aposkeuazo 
Usage: 1

ἀποτάσσομαι 
Apotassomai 
Usage: 5

ἁρπάζω 
Harpazo 
catch up , take by force , catch away , pluck , catch , pull
Usage: 8

ἀσπάζομαι 
Aspazomai 
Usage: 57

ἀφαιρέω 
Aphaireo 
Usage: 8

βαστάζω 
Bastazo 
bear , carry , take up
Usage: 18

βλέπω 
Blepo 
see , take heed , behold , beware , look on , look , beware of ,
Usage: 85

βουλεύω 
Bouleuo 
Usage: 7