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'Violent' in the Bible

Cursed be their anger, for it was violent; And their rage, for it was cruel! I will divide them in Jacob, And scatter them in Israel.

Or, rescue me from the hand of the oppressor, and redeem me from the hand of the violent?

All his days the wicked man is tormented, and numbered years are allotted to the violent.

This is the portion of the wicked man with God, and the heritage of the violent, which they receive from the Almighty: --

Concerning the works of men, by the word of thy lips I have kept from the paths of the violent man.

For strangers are risen up against me, and the violent seek after my life: they have not set God before them. Selah.

O God, the proud are risen against me, and the assembly of the violent seek after my soul, and they have not set thee before them.

If thou seest the oppression of the poor, and violent perverting of judgment and justice in a province, marvel not at the matter; for a higher than the high is watching, and there are higher than they.

And I will turn my face from them; and they shall profane my secret place; and the violent shall enter into it, and profane it.

And if he have begotten a son that is violent, a shedder of blood, and that doeth only one of any of these things,

And in those times shall many stand up against the king of the south; and the violent of thy people will exalt themselves to establish the vision; but they shall fall.

But from the days of John the baptist until now, the kingdom of the heavens is taken by violence, and the violent seize on it.

And there comes a violent gust of wind, and the waves beat into the ship, so that it already filled.

But when he had spent all there arose a violent famine throughout that country, and he began to be in want.

And there came suddenly a sound out of heaven as of a violent impetuous blowing, and filled all the house where they were sitting.

But the storm being extremely violent on us, on the next day they threw cargo overboard,

Behold also the ships, which are so great, and driven by violent winds, are turned about by a very small rudder, wherever the pleasure of the helmsman will.

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גּזל 
Gezel 
Usage: 2

חמס 
Chamac 
Usage: 60

עריץ 
`ariyts 
Usage: 20

צנף 
Tsanaph 
Usage: 3

βιαστής 
Biastes 
Usage: 0

ὁρμάω 
Hormao 
Usage: 5