11 occurrences

'Wandering' in the Bible

So Cain went away from the presence of the Lord and dwelt in the land of Nod [wandering], east of Eden.

And a certain man found him, and behold, he had lost his way and was wandering in the open country. The man asked him, What are you trying to find?

And you shall say before the Lord your God, A wandering and lost Aramean ready to perish was my father [Jacob], and he went down into Egypt and sojourned there, few in number, and he became there a nation, great, mighty, and numerous.

Yes, they do no unrighteousness [no willful wandering from His precepts]; they walk in His ways.

Like the sparrow in her wandering, like the swallow in her flying, so the causeless curse does not alight.

Better is the sight of the eyes [the enjoyment of what is available to one] than the cravings of wandering desire. This is also vanity (emptiness, falsity, and futility) and a striving after the wind and a feeding on it!

For like wandering birds, like a brood cast out and a scattered nest, so shall the daughters of Moab be at the fords of the [river] Arnon.

For the fields of Heshbon languish and wither, and the vines of Sibmah; the lords of the nations have broken down [Moab's] choice vine branches, which reached even to Jazer, wandering into the wilderness; its shoots stretched out abroad, they passed over [the shores of] the [Dead] Sea.

Then [Zion], you will say in your heart, Who has borne me all these children, seeing that I lost my offspring and am alone and barren and unfruitful, an exile put away and wandering hither and thither? And who brought them up? Behold, I was left alone [put away by the Lord, my Husband]; from where then did all these children come?

[O Lord] remember [earnestly] my affliction and my misery, my wandering and my outcast state, the wormwood and the gall.

Wild waves of the sea, flinging up the foam of their own shame and disgrace; wandering stars, for whom the gloom of eternal darkness has been reserved forever.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
נדד 
Nadad 
Usage: 28

נוּד 
Nuwd 
Usage: 24

נוּע 
Nuwa` 
Usage: 40

צעה 
Tsa`ah 
Usage: 5

שׁגה 
Shagah 
Usage: 21

תּעה 
Ta`ah 
err , astray , wander , seduced , stagger , out of the way , away , deceived ,
Usage: 50

περιέρχομαι 
Perierchomai 
Usage: 4

πλανάω 
Planao 
deceive , err , go astray , seduce , wander , be out of the way
Usage: 25

πλανήτης 
Planetes 
Usage: 1