13 occurrences

'Wish' in the Bible

And he said, "Please, Lord, do send {anyone else whom you wish to send}."

Then Jonathan said to David, "{Whatever you wish}, I will do for you."

And Haman came, and the king said to him, "What [is] to be done for the man whom the king wishes to honor?" And Haman thought to himself, "Whom would the king wish to honor more than me?"

{How I wish that you were my little brother}, [who] nursed {upon my mother's breasts}! [If] {I met you outside}, I would kiss you, {and no one would despise me}!

Assemble, all of you, and hear! Who among them declared these [things]? Yahweh loves him; he shall perform his wish against Babylon and his arm [against] {the Chaldeans}.

"I have come to bring fire on the earth, and how I wish that it had been kindled already!

But if it is questions concerning a word and names and {your own law}, see to [it] yourselves! I do not wish to be a judge of these [things]."

I wish all people could be like myself, but each one has his own gift from God, one in this way and another in that way.

I wish that you would put up with me {in something a little foolish}--but indeed you are putting up with me.

But I could wish to be present with you now, and to change my tone because I am perplexed about you.

These have the authority to shut the sky, so that {it does not rain} during the days of their prophecy. And they have authority over the waters, to turn them to blood, and to strike the earth with every plague as often as they wish.

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

חפץ 
Chaphets 
Usage: 10

משׂכּית 
Maskiyth 
Usage: 6