112 occurrences

'West' in the Bible

From there he pulled up [his tent pegs] and departed to the mountain on the east of Bethel and pitched his tent, with Bethel on the west and Ai on the east; and there he built an altar to the Lord and called upon the name of the Lord.

And your offspring shall be as [countless as] the dust or sand of the ground, and you shall spread abroad to the west and the east and the north and the south; and by you and your Offspring shall all the families of the earth be blessed and bless themselves.

And they came to the threshing floor of Atad, which is beyond [west of] the Jordan, and there they mourned with a great lamentation and extreme demonstrations of sorrow [according to Egyptian custom]; and [Joseph] made a mourning for his father seven days.

When the inhabitants of the land, the Canaanites, saw the mourning at the floor of Atad, they said, This is a grievous mourning for the Egyptians. Therefore the place was called Abel-mizraim [mourning of Egypt]; it is west of the Jordan.

Now Moses kept the flock of Jethro his father-in-law, the priest of Midian; and he led the flock to the back or west side of the wilderness and came to Horeb or Sinai, the mountain of God.

And the Lord turned a violent west wind, which lifted the locusts and drove them into the Red Sea; not one locust remained in all the country of Egypt.

For the back or west side of the tabernacle you shall make six boards.

And five bars for the boards of the other side of the tabernacle, and five bars for the boards of the rear end of the tabernacle, for the back wall to the west.

And for the breadth of the court on the west side there shall be hangings of fifty cubits, with ten pillars and ten sockets.

And for the rear or west side of the tabernacle he made six [frame] boards.

And five bars for the boards of its other side, and five bars for the boards at the rear or west side.

But for the west side were hangings of fifty cubits; their pillars and their sockets or bases were ten; the hooks of the pillars and their joinings were of silver.

On the west side shall be the standard of the camp of Ephraim by their companies, the leader of the sons of Ephraim being Elishama son of Ammihud.

The families of the Gershonites were to encamp behind the tabernacle on the west,

For we will not inherit with them on the [west] side of the Jordan and beyond, because our inheritance is fallen to us on this side of the Jordan eastward.

You shall measure from the wall of the city outward on the east, south, west, and north sides 2,000 cubits, the city being in the center. This shall belong to [the Levites] as [suburb] pasturelands for their cities.

Are they not beyond the Jordan, west of the road, where the sun goes down, in the land of the Canaanites living in the Arabah opposite Gilgal, beside the oaks or terebinths of Moreh?

From the wilderness and this Lebanon to the great river Euphrates -- "all the land of the Hittites [Canaan] -- "and to the Great [Mediterranean] Sea on the west shall be your territory.

When all the kings of the Amorites who were beyond the Jordan to the west and all the kings of the Canaanites who were by the sea heard that the Lord had dried up the waters of the Jordan before the Israelites until we had crossed over, their hearts melted and there was no spirit in them any more because of the Israelites.

So Joshua sent them forth, and they went to the place of ambush and remained between Bethel and Ai, on the west side of Ai; but Joshua lodged that night among the people.

And he took about five thousand men and set them in ambush between Bethel and Ai, west of the city.

So they stationed all the army -- "the main encampment that was north of the city and their men in ambush behind and on the west of the city -- "and Joshua went that night into the midst of the ravine.

And to the kings who were in the north in the hill country and in the Arabah south of Chinneroth and in the lowland and in the heights of Dor on the west;

To the Canaanites in the east and west; to the Amorites, the Hittites, the Perizzites, the Jebusites in the hill country; and to the Hivites below [Mount] Hermon in the land of Mizpah.

These are the kings of the land whom Joshua and the Israelites defeated on the west side of the Jordan, from Baal-gad in the Valley of Lebanon to Mount Halak, which rises toward Seir. Joshua gave their land to the tribes of Israel for a possession according to their allotments,

Then the boundary went up by the Valley of Ben-hinnom [son of Hinnom] at the southern shoulder of the Jebusite [city] -- "that is, Jerusalem; and the boundary went up to the top of the mountain that lies before the Valley of Hinnom on the west, at the northern end of the Valley of Rephaim.

And the boundary went around west of Baalah to Mount Seir, passed along to the northern side of Mount Jearim, which is Chesalon, went down to Beth-shemesh, and then passed on by Timnah.

And the west boundary was the Great Sea with its coastline. This is the boundary round about the people of Judah according to their families.

Allammelech, Amad, and Mishal; and on the west it touched Carmel and Shihor-libnath.

Then the boundary turned westward to Aznoth-tabor and went from there to Hukkok, touching Zebulun on the south, Asher on the west, and Judah on the east at the Jordan.

Now to one-half of the tribe of Manasseh Moses had given a possession in Bashan, but to the other half Joshua gave a possession on the west side of the Jordan among their brethren. So when Joshua sent them away to their homes, he blessed them,

And the [other] Israelites heard it said, Behold, the Reubenites, Gadites, and the half-tribe of Manasseh have built an altar at the edge of the land of Canaan in the region [west] of the Jordan in the passage [belonging to us], the Israelites.

Behold, I have allotted to you as an inheritance for your tribes those nations that remain, with all the nations I have cut off, from the Jordan to the Great Sea on the west.

And they went up and encamped at Kiriath-jearim in Judah. Therefore they called that place Mahaneh-dan [camp of Dan] to this day; it is west of Kiriath-jearim.

For he had dominion over all the region west of the [Euphrates] River, from Tiphsah to Gaza, over all the kings west of the River, and he had peace on all sides around him.

It stood upon twelve oxen, three facing north, three west, three south, and three east; the Sea was set upon them, and all their rears pointed inward.

Eastward [Bela] inhabited the land as far as the entrance into the desert this [west] side of the river Euphrates, because their cattle had multiplied in the land of Gilead.

The gatekeepers were stationed on the four sides [of the house of the Lord] -- "on the east, west, north, and south.

These are the men who went over the Jordan in the first month when it had overflowed all its banks, and put to flight all those in the valleys, east and west.

To Shuppim and Hosah the lot fell for the west, by the refuse gate that goes into the ascending highway, post opposite post.

At the colonnade on the west side [of the outer court of the temple], there were four at the road and two at the colonnade.

Of the Hebronites: Hashabiah and his brethren, men of courage and ability, 1,700 in all, were officers over Israel on the west side of the Jordan in all the Lord's business and the king's service.

It stood upon twelve oxen, three looking north, three west, three south, three east; and the Sea rested upon them, and all their hind parts were inward.

This same Hezekiah also closed the upper springs of Gihon and directed the waters down to the west side of the City of David. And Hezekiah prospered in all his works.

And he built an outer wall to the City of David west of Gihon in the valley, to the entrance of the Fish Gate, and ran it around Ophel, raising it to a very great height; and he put commanders of the army in all the fortified cities of Judah.

And the rest of the nations whom the great and noble Osnappar deported and settled in the city of Samaria and the rest of the country beyond [west of] the Euphrates River, and so forth.

This is a copy of the letter which they sent to King Artaxerxes: Your servants, the men beyond [that is, west of] the River [Euphrates], and so forth.

There have been mighty kings also over Jerusalem who have ruled over all countries beyond [west of] the [Euphrates] River, and tribute, custom, and toll were paid to them.

Then Tattenai, governor on the west side of the [Euphrates] River, and Shethar-bozenai and their companions came to them and said, Who authorized you to build this house and to restore this wall?

This is a copy of the letter that Tattenai, governor on this side of the River, and Shethar-bozenai and his associates, the Apharsachites who were on this [west] side of the River, sent to Darius the king.

Now therefore, Tattenai, governor of the province [west of] the River, Shethar-bozenai, and your associates, the Apharsachites who are [west of] the River, keep far away from there.

Moreover, I make a decree as to what you shall do for these elders of the Jews for the rebuilding of this house of God: the cost is to be paid in full to these men at once from the king's revenue, the tribute of the province [west of] the River, that they may not be hindered.

You, Ezra, after the wisdom of your God, which is [in His instructions] in your hand, set magistrates and judges who may judge all the people [west] of the River; choose those who know the instructions of your God, and teach him who does not know them.

And they delivered the king's commissions to the king's lieutenants and to the governors west of the River, and they aided the people and God's house.

Next to them repaired Melatiah the Gibeonite and Jadon the Meronothite, the men of Gibeon and of Mizpah, [up] to the seat or residence of the governor [west of] the River [Euphrates, there in Jerusalem].

The Valley Gate [the main entrance in the west wall, the Jaffa Gate] was repaired by Hanun and the inhabitants of Zanoah. They built it and set up its doors, its bolts, and its bars and repaired a thousand cubits of the wall, as far as the Dung Gate.

They [of the west] that come after [the wicked man] shall be astonished and appalled at his day, as they [of the east] that went before were seized with horror.

Behold, I go forward [and to the east], but He is not there; I go backward [and to the west], but I cannot perceive Him;

God has spoken in His holiness [in His promises]: I will rejoice, I will divide and portion out [the land] Shechem and the Valley of Succoth [west to east].

And gathered them out of the lands, from the east and from the west, from the north and from the [Red] Sea in the south.

[The wrath of God will begin by coming down] against all the cedars of Lebanon [west of the Jordan] that are high and lifted up, and against all the oaks of Bashan [east of the Jordan],

The Syrians [compelled to fight with their enemies, going] before [on the east] and the Philistines behind [on the west]; and they will devour Israel with open mouth. For all this, [God's] anger is not [then] turned away, but His hand is still stretched out [in judgment].

But [with united forces Ephraim and Judah] will swoop down upon the shoulders of the Philistines' [land sloping] toward the west; together they will strip the people on the east [the Arabs]. They will lay their hands upon Edom and Moab, and the Ammonites will obey them.

And the Lord will utterly destroy (doom and dry up) the tongue of the Egyptian sea [the west fork of the Red Sea]; and with His [mighty] scorching wind He will wave His hand over the river [Nile] and will smite it into seven channels and will cause men to cross over dry-shod.

Wherefore glorify the Lord in the east [whether in the region of daybreak's lights and fires, or in the west]; [glorify] the name of the Lord, the God of Israel in the isles and coasts of the [Mediterranean] Sea.

Fear not, for I am with you; I will bring your offspring from the east [where they are dispersed] and gather you from the west.

That men may know from the east and the rising of the sun and from the west and the setting of the sun that there is no God besides Me. I am the Lord, and no one else [is He].

Behold, these shall come from afar -- "and, behold, these from the north and from the west, and these from the land of Sinim (China).

So [as the result of the Messiah's intervention] they shall [reverently] fear the name of the Lord from the west, and His glory from the rising of the sun. When the enemy shall come in like a flood, the Spirit of the Lord will lift up a standard against him and put him to flight [for He will come like a rushing stream which the breath of the Lord drives].

For cross over to the coasts of Cyprus [to the west] and see, send also to Kedar [to the east] and carefully consider; and see whether there has been such a thing as this:

For thus says the Lord concerning the house of the king of Judah: [If you will not listen to Me, though] you are [as valuable] to Me as [the fat pastures of] Gilead [east of the Jordan] or as the [plentiful] summit of Lebanon [west of the Jordan], yet surely I will make you a wilderness and uninhabited cities.

And I will bring Israel [home] again to his fold and pasturage, and he will feed on Carmel and Bashan [in the most fertile districts both west and east], and his soul will be satisfied upon the hills of Ephraim and Gilead.

And the building that faced the temple yard on the west side was seventy cubits broad, and the wall of the building was five cubits thick round about, and its length ninety cubits.

Then the man [an angel] measured the length of the building on the west side of the yard with its walls on either side, a hundred cubits. The Holy Place of the temple, the inner Holy of Holies, and the outer vestibule

He turned about to the west side and measured five hundred reeds with the measuring reed.

And to the prince shall belong the land on the one side and on the other side of the portion set aside as a holy section and the property of the city, in front of the holy section and the property of the city, from the west side westward and from the east side eastward; and the length shall be answerable to that of one of the tribal portions and parallel to it from the western boundary to the eastern boundary of the land.

On the west side [the boundary] shall be the Great or Mediterranean Sea to a point opposite the entrance of Hamath [north of Mount Hermon]. This is the west side.

Now these are the names of the tribes: From the north end, beside the way of Hethlon to the entrance of Hamath as far as Hazar-enan, which is on the northern border of Damascus opposite Hamath, and reaching from the east border to the west, Dan, one [portion].

And beside the border of Dan, from the east side to the west side, Asher, one [portion].

And beside the border of Asher, from the east side to the west side, Naphtali, one [portion].

And beside the border of Naphtali, from the east side to the west side, Manasseh, one [portion].

And beside the border of Manasseh, from the east side to the west side, Ephraim, one [portion].

And beside the border of Ephraim, from the east side to the west side, Reuben, one [portion].

And beside the border of Reuben, from the east side to the west side, Judah, one [portion].

And beside the border of Judah, from the east side to the west side, shall be the offering of land which you shall offer: 25,000 reeds in breadth, and in length as one of the tribal portions from the east side to the west side; and the sanctuary shall be in the midst of it.

And for these, even for the priests, shall be this holy offering of land: toward the north 25,000 [measures] in length, and toward the west 10,000 in breadth, and toward the east 10,000 in breadth, and toward the south 25,000 in length, and the sanctuary of the Lord shall be in the midst of it.

And these shall be the dimensions of it: the north side 4,500 [measures] and the south side 4,500, the east side 4,500 and the west side 4,500.

And the city shall have suburbs or open country: toward the north 250 [measures] and toward the south 250, toward the east 250 and toward the west 250.

The remainder of the length along beside the holy portion shall be 10,000 [measures] to the east and 10,000 to the west, and it shall be along beside the holy portion. The produce from it shall be for food for those who work in the city.

And what is left unallotted, on both sides of the holy portion and of that possessed by the city, shall belong to the prince. Reaching eastward from the 25,000 [measures] of the holy portion to the east border, and westward from the 25,000 [measures] to the west border, parallel to the tribal allotments, it belongs to the prince. The holy portion with the sanctuary of the temple in its midst,

As for the rest of the tribes, from the east side to the west side, Benjamin, one [portion].

And beside the border of Benjamin, from the east side to the west side, Simeon, one [portion].

And beside the border of Simeon, from the east side to the west side, Issachar, one [portion].

And beside the border of Issachar, from the east side to the west side, Zebulun, one [portion].

And beside the border of Zebulun, from the east side to the west side, Gad, one [portion].

On the west side's 4,500 measures, three gates: one gate of Gad, one gate of Asher, one gate of Naphtali.

As I was considering, behold, a he-goat [the king of Greece] came from the west across the face of the whole earth without touching the ground, and the goat had a conspicuous and remarkable horn between his eyes [symbolizing Alexander the Great].

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
χείρων 
Cheiron 
Usage: 6

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

ἄμωμος 
amomos 
Usage: 7

לוּ לא לוּא 
Luw' 
if , would God , O that , Oh , would it might be , if haply , peradventure , Oh that , pray thee , Though , would
Usage: 22

ἀσθενέω 
Astheneo 
be weak , be sick , sick , weak , impotent man , be diseased , be made weak
Usage: 34

ἐνεργέω 
Energeo 
Usage: 21

ἐπιβουλή 
Epiboule 
Usage: 4

ἐπιγράφω 
Epigrapho 
Usage: 5

ἐπιστέλλω 
Epistello 
Usage: 3

μαρτυρέω 
Martureo 
Usage: 58

ὅσος 
Hosos 
Usage: 76

ὄφελον 
Ophelon 
I would , I would to God , would to God
Usage: 3

προγράφω 
Prographo 
Usage: 5

ארב 
'arab 
lay in wait , liers in wait , ambush
Usage: 42

אשׁמרת אשׁמוּרה אשׁמרה 
'ashmurah 
Usage: 7

בּכה 
Bakah 
Usage: 114

בּעל 
Ba`al 
Usage: 15

זמּה זמּה 
Zimmah 
Usage: 29

זנה 
Zanah 
Usage: 93

חכם 
Chakam 
Usage: 137

חרבּה 
Chorbah 
Usage: 42

ים 
Yam 
Usage: 396

כּתב 
Kathab 
Usage: 223

לבן 
Laban 
make white , make , make brick , be white , be whiter
Usage: 8

לוּלי לוּלא 
Luwle' 
except , unless , If , had not , were it not , were it not that
Usage: 14

לחם 
Lacham 
Usage: 177

מדבּר 
Midbar 
Usage: 271

מחה 
Machah 
Usage: 36

מלחמה 
Milchamah 
Usage: 319

סערה סער 
Ca`ar 
Usage: 24

ספיח 
Caphiyach 
Usage: 5

עלל 
`alal (Aramaic) 
bring in , come in , went in , bring , went , come
Usage: 11

עסיס 
`aciyc 
Usage: 5

פּרה פּרא 
Pere' 
Usage: 10

קוה 
Qavah 
Usage: 49

רחץ 
Rachats 
Usage: 72

רשׁע 
Rasha` 
Usage: 263

שׁאה 
Sha'ah 
Usage: 6

שׁכּל שׁכּוּל 
Shakkuwl 
Usage: 7

שׂרקה שׂורק שׂרק 
Soreq 
Usage: 3

תּוא תּאו 
T@'ow 
wild ox , wild bull
Usage: 2

תּנוּפה 
T@nuwphah 
Usage: 30

G15
ἀγαθοποιέω 
Agathopoieo 
do good , well doing , do well
Usage: 6

αἰώνιος 
Aionios 
Usage: 47

ἀνυπόκριτος 
Anupokritos 
Usage: 6

ἀξιόω 
Axioo 
Usage: 7

ἀπαγγέλλω 
Apaggello 
Usage: 40

ἀπολούω 
Apolouo 
Usage: 2

ἀσθενής 
Asthenes 
Usage: 19

γράφω 
Grapho 
Usage: 149

εἴτε 
Eite 
or , whether , or whether , if
Usage: 64

ἐκδέχομαι 
Ekdechomai 
Usage: 8

ἐνεδρεύω 
Enedreuo 
Usage: 2

ἐνέργεια 
Energeia 
Usage: 8

ἐντυλίσσω 
Entulisso 
Usage: 3

ἔξωθεν 
Exothen 
Usage: 4

ἔσωθεν 
Esothen 
Usage: 4

εὖ 
Eu 
Usage: 2

εὐάρεστος 
Euarestos 
Usage: 9

εὔχομαι 
Euchomai 
wish , pray , can wish , I would
Usage: 7

θαυμάζω 
Thaumazo 
Usage: 42

θέλω ἐθέλω 
thelo 
will/would , will/would have , desire , desirous , list , to will ,
Usage: 136

καλῶς 
Kalos 
well , good , full well , .
Usage: 26

καταξιόω 
Kataxioo 
Usage: 2

κατεργάζομαι 
Katergazomai 
work , do , do deed , to perform , cause , work out
Usage: 24

λευκαίνω 
Leukaino 
Usage: 2

ληνός 
Lenos 
Usage: 4

λόγος 
Logos 
word , saying , account , speech , Word , thing , not tr ,
Usage: 256

μακράν 
Makran 
Usage: 7

μικρόν 
Mikron 
a little while , a little , a while
Usage: 10

ξηραίνω 
Xeraino 
wither away , wither , dry up , pine away , be ripe
Usage: 12

ὁδός 
Hodos 
Usage: 75

ὅθεν 
Hothen 
Usage: 11

ὅστις ἥτις ὅ6τι 
hostis 
Usage: 112

πάλαι 
Palai 
long ago , any while , a great while ago , old , in time past , of old
Usage: 4

παρατηρέω 
Paratereo 
Usage: 6

περιπατέω 
Peripateo 
walk , go , walk about , be occupied
Usage: 77

πολεμέω 
Polemeo 
Usage: 6

πονηρός 
Poneros 
Usage: 36

προσκαρτερέω 
Proskartereo 
Usage: 10

στοιχέω 
Stoicheo 
Usage: 5

συμμαρτυρέω 
Summartureo 
Usage: 4

συνεργέω 
sunergeo 
Usage: 5

σώζω 
Sozo 
save , make whole , heal , be whole ,
Usage: 79

ὑγιαίνω 
Hugiaino 
sound , be sound , be whole , whole , wholesome , be in health , safe and sound
Usage: 10

ὑστερέω 
Hustereo 
lack , be behind , want , come short , be in want , fail , come behind , be destitute ,
Usage: 13

χάριν 
Charin 
Usage: 8

χρηματίζω 
Chrematizo 
be warned of God , call , be admonished of God , reveal , speak , be warned from God
Usage: 9

χρόνος 
Chronos 
time , season , while , a while , space , oftentimes Trans , not tr ,
Usage: 41

H9
אבדה 
'abedah 
Usage: 4

H14
אבה 
'abah 
Usage: 54

H70
אבן 
'oben 
Usage: 2