120 occurrences in 11 translations

'Test' in the Bible

Now after these things, God put Abraham to the test, and said to him, Abraham; and he said, Here am I.

And so you will be able to put my honour to the test in time to come; if you see among my flocks any goats which are not marked or coloured, or any sheep which is not black, you may take me for a thief.

So here's how we'll test you. You can bet the life of Pharaoh that you're not leaving here until your youngest brother comes here!

One of you is to be sent back so he can get your brother while the rest of you remain in custody. That way, we'll test whether or not you're telling the truth. If you're not, as surely as the Pharaoh lives, you're spies!"

But the man who was in charge of the land responded, "I'm going to test your honesty. Leave one of your brothers with me, take some grain for the famine that's afflicting your households, and leave.

Then the Lord said to Moses, "I am going to rain bread from heaven for you. The people are to go out each day and gather enough for that day. This way I will test them to see whether or not they will follow My instructions.

Therefore the people quarreled with Moses and said, "Give us water that we may drink " And Moses said to them, "Why do you quarrel with me? Why do you test the LORD?"

And he gave that place the name Massah and Meribah, because the children of Israel were angry, and because they put the Lord to the test, saying, Is the Lord with us or not?

Moses responded to the people, "Don't be afraid, for God has come to test you, so that you will fear Him and will not sin."

"Surely all the men who have seen My glory and My signs which I performed in Egypt and in the wilderness, yet have put Me to the test these ten times and have not listened to My voice,

Remember that the Lord your God led you on the entire journey these 40 years in the wilderness, so that He might humble you and test you to know what was in your heart, whether or not you would keep His commands.

He fed you in the wilderness with manna that your fathers had not known, in order to humble and test you, so that in the end He might cause you to prosper.

And of Levi he said, Give your Thummim to Levi and let the Urim be with your loved one, whom you put to the test at Massah, with whom you were angry at the waters of Meribah;

[I did this] to test Israel and to see whether they would keep the Lord's way by walking in it, as their fathers had."

These are the nations the Lord left in order to test Israel, since none of these Israelites had fought in any of the wars with Canaan.

The Lord left them to test Israel, to determine if they would keep the Lord's commands He had given their fathers through Moses.

Gideon then said to God, "Don't be angry with me; let me speak one more time. Please allow me to make one more test with the fleece. Let it remain dry, and the dew be all over the ground."

Then the Lord said to Gideon, "There are still too many people. Take them down to the water, and I will test them for you there. If I say to you, 'This one can go with you,' he can go. But if I say about anyone, 'This one cannot go with you,' he cannot go."

And Abner said to Joab, Let the young men give a test of their strength before us. And Joab said, Let them do so.

The queen of Sheba heard about Solomon's fame connected with the name of the Lord and came to test him with difficult questions.

Then you will invoke the name of your god, and I will invoke the name of the Lord. The god who responds with fire will demonstrate that he is the true God." All the people responded, "This will be a fair test."

Then Amaziah sent messengers to Jehoash son of Jehoahaz, the son of Jehu, king of Israel, saying, Come, let us look one another in the face and test each other.

I know, my God, that You test the heart and that You are pleased with uprightness. I have willingly given all these things with an upright heart, and now I have seen Your people who are present here giving joyfully and willingly to You.

The queen of Sheba heard of Solomon's fame, so she came to test Solomon with difficult questions at Jerusalem with a very large retinue, with camels bearing spices, gold in abundance, and precious stones. She came to Solomon and spoke with him about everything that was on her mind.

When the ambassadors of Babylon's rulers were sent to him to inquire about the miraculous sign that happened in the land, God left him to test him and discover what was in his heart.

"[If] someone would test a word with you, would you be offended? But who can refrain from speaking?

You inspect him every morning, and put him to the test every moment.

Doesn't the ear test words as the palate tastes food?

Doesn't the ear test words as the palate tastes food?

Let the evil of the wicked come to an end, but establish [the] righteous, and test the hearts and innermost being, O righteous God.

To test God was in their minds, when they demanded food to satisfy their cravings.

Again they put God to the test, and gave pain to the Holy One of Israel.

You gave a cry in your trouble, and I made you free; I gave you an answer in the secret place of the thunder; I put you to the test at the waters of Meribah. (Selah.)

when your ancestors tried me. They put me to the test, [even] though they had seen my work.

They gave way to their evil desires in the waste land, and put God to the test in the dry places.

I said to myself, "Go ahead, I will test you with pleasure and enjoy what is good." But it turned out to be futile.

I said to myself, "This happens concerning people, so that God may test them and they may see for themselves that they are like animals."

I used my wisdom to test all of this. I said, "I want to be wise," but it was beyond me.

But Ahaz replied, "I will not ask. I will not test the Lord."

"I've made you an assayer of my people, as well as a fortress. You know how to test their way."

Therefore, this is what the Lord of Hosts says: I am about to refine them and test them, for what else can I do because of My dear people?

As for You, You know me, Lord; You see me. You test whether my heart is with You. Drag the wicked away like sheep to slaughter, and set them apart for the day of killing.

Yet, O LORD of hosts, You who test the righteous, Who see the mind and the heart; Let me see Your vengeance on them; For to You I have set forth my cause.

Is not My word like fire [that consumes all that cannot endure the test]? says the Lord, and like a hammer that breaks in pieces the rock [of most stubborn resistance]?

because testing is sure to come. "In putting the sword to the test along with the scepter, it won't keep on rejecting, will it?' declares the Lord GOD."

"Please test your servants for 10 days. Let us be given vegetables to eat and water to drink.

So he gave ear to them in this thing and put them to the test for ten days.

And some of those who are wise, prudent, and understanding shall be weakened and fall, [thus, then, the insincere among the people will lose courage and become deserters. It will be a test] to refine, to purify, and to make those among [God's people] white, even to the time of the end, because it is yet for the time [God] appointed.

I will put this third through the fire; I will refine them as silver is refined and test them as gold is tested. They will call on My name, and I will answer them. I will say: They are My people, and they will say: The Lord is our God."

And one of them, an expert in the law, asked a question to test Him:

Have you not even read this [passage of] Scripture: The very Stone which [ after putting It to the test] the builders rejected has become the Head of the corner [Cornerstone];

Should we pay [them] or should we not pay [them]? But knowing their hypocrisy, He asked them, Why do you put Me to the test? Bring Me a coin (a denarius), so I may see it.

And Jesus answered him, "It is said: Do not test the Lord your God. "

And those on the rock are those who with joy give hearing to the word; but having no root, they have faith for a time, and when the test comes they give up.

Just then an expert in the law stood up to test Him, saying, "Teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?"

And another said, I have got some cattle, and I am going to make a test of them: I am full of regret that I am unable to come.

Simon, Simon, Satan has made a request to have you, so that he may put you to the test as grain is tested:

And when he came to the place, he said to them, Make a prayer that you may not be put to the test.

And he said, Why are you sleeping? Get up, and give yourselves to prayer, so that you may not be put to the test.

The [basis of the] judgment (indictment, the test by which men are judged, the ground for the sentence) lies in this: the Light has come into the world, and people have loved the darkness rather than and more than the Light, for their works (deeds) were evil.

He asked this to test him, for He Himself knew what He was going to do.

They said this to test him, so that they might have a charge against him. But Jesus bent down and began to write on the ground with his finger.

So why do you test God by putting on the disciples' neck a yoke that neither our ancestors nor we could carry?

The chief captain gave orders for him to be taken into the army building, saying that he would put him to the test by whipping, so that he might have knowledge of the reason why they were crying out so violently against him.

Then those who were about to put him to the test went away: and the chief captain was in fear, seeing that he was a Roman, and that he had put chains on him.

and know the supreme will, and can test things that differ--being a man who receives instruction from the Law--

each one's work will become obvious, for the day will disclose it, because it will be revealed by fire; the fire will test the quality of each one's work.

If the work which any person has built on this Foundation [any product of his efforts whatever] survives [this test], he will get his reward.

But if any person's work is burned up [under the test], he will suffer the loss [of it all, losing his reward], though he himself will be saved, but only as [one who has passed] through fire.

But [like a boxer] I buffet my body [handle it roughly, discipline it by hardships] and subdue it, for fear that after proclaiming to others the Gospel and things pertaining to it, I myself should become unfit [not stand the test, be unapproved and rejected as a counterfeit].

I had also written to you to see if you would stand the test and be obedient in every way.

Moreover, along with them we are sending our brother, whom we have often put to the test and have found him zealous (devoted and earnest) in many matters, but who is now more [eagerly] earnest than ever because of [his] absolute confidence in you.

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Definition
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H6
אבד 
'abad 
Usage: 184

H7
אבד 
'abad (Aramaic) 
to destroy , to perish
Usage: 7

H9
אבדה 
'abedah 
Usage: 4

H24
אביב 
'abiyb 
Abib , in the ear , green ears of corn
Usage: 8

H86
אברך 
'abrek 
bow the knee
Usage: 1

H92
אגדּה 
'aguddah 
Usage: 4

אדין 
'edayin (Aramaic) 
then , now , time
Usage: 57

אדּר 
'iddar (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

אדשׁ 
'adash 
Usage: 0

אהל 
'ahal 
Usage: 4

אהל 
'ohel 
Usage: 345

אהלות אהלים 
'ahaliym 
Usage: 4

או או 
'ow 
Usage: 320

אדות אודות 
'owdowth 
Usage: 10

אוּלם 
'uwlam 
but , but truly , surely , very deed , howbeit , wherefore , truly , not translated
Usage: 18

אוצר 
'owtsar 
Usage: 79

אות 
'owth 
Usage: 79

אז 
'az 
Usage: 141

אזל 
'azal 
gone , fail , gaddest about , to and fro , spent
Usage: 6

אזן 
'azan 
give ear , hearken , hear , perceived by the ear
Usage: 42

אזן 
'ozen 
Usage: 187

אזרח 
'ezrach 
Usage: 17

אחד 
'achad 
go thee one way or other
Usage: 1

אחר אחור 
'achowr 
Usage: 41

אחות 
'achowth 
Usage: 114

אחז 
'achaz 
Usage: 66

אחלי אחלי 
'achalay 
O that , would God
Usage: 2

אחר 
'achar 
Usage: 16

אטד 
'atad 
Usage: 6

אי 
'iy 
Usage: 3

איל 
'ayil 
Usage: 100

אילן 
'iylan (Aramaic) 
Usage: 6

אים 
'ayom 
Usage: 3

אמה אימה 
'eymah 
Usage: 17

אין 
'iyn 
there not
Usage: 1

איתי 
'iythay (Aramaic) 
to be
Usage: 17

אכן 
'aken 
Usage: 18

אל 
'al 
never , nay , neither , no , none , nor , not , nothing , rather than , whither , nothing worth
Usage: 727

אל 
'el 
Usage: 9

אל 
'el (Aramaic) 
Usage: 0

אלגּוּמּים 
'alguwmmiym 
Usage: 3

אלה 
'elah 
Usage: 13

אלּה 
'el-leh 
Usage: 746

אלּה 
'elleh (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

אלּוּ 
'illuw 
but if , yea though
Usage: 2

אליל 
'eliyl 
idol , image , no value , things of nought
Usage: 19

אלּן אלּין 
'illeyn (Aramaic) 
these , the
Usage: 6

אלּך 
'illek (Aramaic) 
Usage: 14

אלם 
'alam 
Usage: 9

אלף 
'alph 
Usage: 4

אלף 
'eleph 
Usage: 504

אלף אלף 
'alaph (Aramaic) 
Usage: 4

אמּה 
'ammah 
Usage: 245

אמוּן 
'emuwn 
Usage: 5

אמנה אמוּנה 
'emuwnah 
Usage: 49

אמן 
'aman 
Usage: 108

אמן 
'aman 
turn to the right
Usage: 1

אמנם 
'omnam 
Usage: 8

אמר 
'amar (Aramaic) 
Usage: 71

אמר 
'omer 
Usage: 6

אמשׁ 
'emesh 
Usage: 5

אמת 
'emeth 
Usage: 127

אמתּני 
'emtaniy (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

אנּה אנּא 
'anna' 
I beseech thee , I pray thee , Oh , O
Usage: 13

אנּין אנּוּן 
'innuwn (Aramaic) 
are , these , them
Usage: 2

אנס 
'anac (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

אנתּה 
'antah (Aramaic) 
thou , thee
Usage: 15

אסף 
'acaph 
Usage: 199

אסף 
'acuph 
Usage: 3

אסף 
'oceph 
Usage: 3

אספה 
'acephah 
Usage: 1

אסר 
'acar 
Usage: 70

אע 
'a` (Aramaic) 
Usage: 5

אף 
'aph 
Usage: 134

אפלה 
'aphelah 
Usage: 10

אפס 
'aphec 
Usage: 5

אצבּע 
'etsba` (Aramaic) 
Usage: 3

אצל 
'atsal 
Usage: 5

אצל 
'etsel 
by , beside , by ... , near , at , with ... , from ... , against , close , to , toward , unto , with
Usage: 61

אצר 
'atsar 
Usage: 5

ארבּעה ארבּע 
'arba` 
Usage: 318

ארז 
'erez 
Usage: 73

ארח 
'orach 
Usage: 59

ארך 
'arak 
Usage: 34

ארמית 
'Aramiyth 
Usage: 5

אשׁ 
'ish 
Usage: 2

אשׁל 
'eshel 
Usage: 3

אשׁם אשׁם 
'asham 
Usage: 35

אשׁם 
'asham 
Usage: 46

אשׁמה 
'ashmah 
Usage: 19



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