307 occurrences

'Young' in the Bible

Lamech said to his wives, Adah and Zillah, Hear my voice; you wives of Lamech, listen to what I say; for I have slain a man [merely] for wounding me, and a young man [only] for striking and bruising me.

[Take all] except only what my young men have eaten and the share of the men [allies] who went with me -- "Aner, Eshcol, and Mamre; let them take their portion.

And He said to him, Bring to Me a heifer three years old, a she-goat three years old, a ram three years old, a turtledove, and a young pigeon.

And Abraham ran to the herd and brought a calf tender and good and gave it to the young man [to butcher]; then he [Abraham] hastened to prepare it.

Now Abraham and Sarah were old, well advanced in years; it had ceased to be with Sarah as with [young] women. [She was past the age of childbearing].

But before they lay down, the men of the city of Sodom, both young and old, all the men from every quarter, surrounded the house.

So Abraham rose early in the morning, saddled his donkey, and took two of his young men with him and his son Isaac; and he split the wood for the burnt offering, and then began the trip to the place of which God had told him.

And Abraham said to his servants, Settle down and stay here with the donkey, and I and the young man will go yonder and worship and come again to you.

These twenty years I have been with you; your ewes and your she-goats have not lost their young, and the rams of your flock have not been eaten by me.

But Jacob replied, You know, my lord, that the children are tender and delicate and need gentle care, and the flocks and herds with young are of concern to me; for if the men should overdrive them for a single day, the whole of the flocks would die.

But his soul longed for and clung to Dinah daughter of Jacob, and he loved the girl and spoke comfortingly to her young heart's wishes.

And the young man did not delay to do the thing, for he delighted in Jacob's daughter. He was honored above all his family [so, ranking first, he acted first].

So they [both young men and women] gave to Jacob all the strange gods they had and their earrings which were [worn as charms against evil] in their ears; and Jacob buried and hid them under the oak near Shechem.

Then they took Joseph's [distinctive] long garment, killed a young goat, and dipped the garment in the blood;

And there was there with us a young man, a Hebrew, servant to the captain of the guard and chief executioner; and we told him our dreams, and he interpreted them to us, to each man according to the significance of his dream.

And we said to my lord, We have a father -- "an old man -- "and a young [brother, the] child of his old age; and his brother is dead, and he alone is left of his mother's [offspring], and his father loves him.

Now therefore, I pray you, let your servant remain instead of the youth [to be] a slave to my lord, and let the young man go home with his [half] brothers.

And Moses said, We will go with our young and our old, with our sons and our daughters, with our flocks and our herds [all of us and all we have], for we must hold a feast to the Lord.

None shall lose her young by miscarriage or be barren in your land; I will fulfill the number of your days.

And he sent young Israelite men, who offered burnt offerings and sacrificed peace offerings of oxen to the Lord.

And the Lord spoke to Moses face to face, as a man speaks to his friend. Moses returned to the camp, but his minister Joshua son of Nun, a young man, did not depart from the [temporary prayer] tent.

The man shall kill the young bull before the Lord, and the priests, Aaron's sons, shall present the blood and dash [it] round about upon the altar that is at the door of the Tent of Meeting.

And if the offering to the Lord is a burnt offering of birds, then [the man] shall bring turtledoves or young pigeons.

If it is the anointed priest who sins, thus bringing guilt on the people, then let him offer for his sin which he has committed a young bull without blemish to the Lord as a sin offering.

When the sin which they have committed becomes known, then the congregation shall offer a young bull for a sin offering and bring it before the Tent of Meeting.

But if he cannot afford a lamb, then he shall bring for his guilt offering to the Lord two turtledoves or two young pigeons, one for a sin offering and the other for a burnt offering.

But if the offender cannot afford to bring two turtledoves or two young pigeons, then he shall bring for his offering the tenth part of an ephah of fine flour for a sin offering; he shall put no oil or frankincense on it, for it is a sin offering.

And he said to Aaron, Take a young calf for a sin offering and a ram for a burnt offering, [each] without blemish, and offer them before the Lord.

When the days of her purifying are completed, whether for a son or for a daughter, she shall bring a lamb a year old for a burnt offering and a young pigeon or a turtledove for a sin offering to the door of the Tent of Meeting to the priest;

If she is unable to bring a lamb [for lack of means] then she shall bring two turtledoves or young pigeons, one for a burnt offering, the other for a sin offering; the priest shall make atonement for her, and she shall be clean.

And two turtledoves or two young pigeons, such as he can afford, one for a sin offering, the other for a burnt offering.

And he shall offer one of the turtledoves or of the young pigeons, such as he is able to get,

On the eighth day he shall take two turtledoves or two young pigeons and come before the Lord to the door of the Tent of Meeting and give them to the priest;

And on the eighth day she shall take two turtledoves or two young pigeons and bring them to the priest at the door of the Tent of Meeting;

But Aaron shall come into the holy enclosure in this way: with a young bull for a sin offering and a ram for a burnt offering.

That you may be accepted, you shall offer a male without blemish of the young bulls, the sheep, or the goats.

And whether [the mother] is a cow or a ewe, you shall not kill her and her young both in one day.

And you shall offer with the bread seven lambs, a year old and without blemish, and one young bull and two rams. They shall be a burnt offering to the Lord, with their cereal offering and their drink offerings, an offering made by fire, of a sweet and satisfying fragrance to the Lord.

On the eighth day he shall bring two turtledoves or two young pigeons to the priest to the door of the Tent of Meeting,

One young bull, one ram, one male lamb a year old, for a burnt offering;

One young bull, one ram, one male lamb a year old, for a burnt offering;

One young bull, one ram, one male lamb a year old, for a burnt offering;

One young bull, one ram, one male lamb a year old, for a burnt offering;

One young bull, one ram, one male lamb a year old, for a burnt offering;

One young bull, one ram, one male lamb a year old, for a burnt offering;

One young bull, one ram, one male lamb a year old, for a burnt offering;

One young bull, one ram, one male lamb a year old, for a burnt offering;

One young bull, one ram, one male lamb a year old, for a burnt offering;

One young bull, one ram, one male lamb a year old, for a burnt offering;

One young bull, one ram, one male lamb a year old, for a burnt offering;

One young bull, one ram, one male lamb a year old, for a burnt offering;

Then let them take a young bull and its cereal offering of fine flour mixed with oil, and another young bull you shall take for a sin offering.

And a young man ran to Moses and said, Eldad and Medad are prophesying [sounding forth the praises of God and declaring His will] in the camp.

Then it shall be, if it was done unwittingly or in error without the knowledge of the congregation, that all the congregation shall offer one young bull for a burnt offering, for a pleasant and soothing fragrance to the Lord, with its cereal offering and its drink offering, according to the ordinance, and one male goat for a sin offering.

And at the beginning of your months you shall offer a burnt offering to the Lord: two young bulls, one ram, seven male lambs a year old without spot or blemish;

But you shall offer an offering made by fire, a burnt offering to the Lord: two young bulls, one ram, and seven male lambs a year old; they shall be without blemish to the best of your knowledge.

But you shall offer the burnt offering for a sweet, pleasing, and soothing fragrance to the Lord: two young bulls, one ram, seven male lambs a year old,

And you shall offer a burnt offering for a sweet and pleasing odor to the Lord: one young bull, one ram, and seven male lambs a year old without blemish.

But you shall offer a burnt offering to the Lord for a sweet and soothing fragrance: one young bull, one ram, and seven male lambs a year old. See that they are without blemish.

And you shall offer a burnt offering, an offering made by fire, of a sweet and pleasing fragrance to the Lord: thirteen young bulls, two rams, and fourteen male lambs a year old; they shall be without blemish.

But all the young girls who have not known man by lying with him keep alive for yourselves.

And He will love you, bless you, and multiply you; He will also bless the fruit of your body and the fruit of your land, your grain, your new wine, and your oil, the increase of your cattle and the young of your flock in the land which He swore to your fathers to give you.

If a bird's nest should chance to be before you in the way, in any tree or on the ground, with young ones or eggs, and the mother bird is sitting on the young or on the eggs, you shall not take the mother bird with the young.

You shall surely let the mother bird go, and take only the young, that it may be well with you and that you may prolong your days.

Then the father of the young woman, and her mother, shall get and bring out the tokens of her virginity to the elders of the city at the gate.

And they shall fine him 100 shekels of silver and give them to the father of the young woman, because he has brought an evil name upon a virgin of Israel. And she shall be his wife; he may not divorce her all his days.

But if it is true that the evidences of virginity were not found in the young woman,

Then you shall bring them both out to the gate of that city and shall stone them to death -- "the young woman because she did not cry for help though she was in the city, and the man because he has violated his neighbor's [promised] wife. So shall you put away evil from among you.

But you shall do nothing to the young woman; she has committed no sin punishable by death, for this is as when a man attacks and slays his neighbor,

Blessed shall be the fruit of your body and the fruit of your ground and the fruit of your beasts, the increase of your cattle and the young of your flock.

Cursed shall be the fruit of your body, of your land, of the increase of your cattle and the young of your sheep.

A nation of unyielding countenance who will not regard the person of the old or show favor to the young,

And shall eat the fruit of your cattle and the fruit of your ground until you are destroyed, who also shall not leave you grain, new wine, oil, the increase of your cattle or the young of your sheep until they have caused you to perish.

As an eagle that stirs up her nest, that flutters over her young, He spread abroad His wings and He took them, He bore them on His pinions.

From without the sword shall bereave, and in the chambers shall be terror, destroying both young man and virgin, the sucking child with the man of gray hairs.

Like a firstling young bull his majesty is, and his horns like the horns of the wild ox; with them he shall push the peoples, all of them, to the ends of the earth. And they are the ten thousands of Ephraim, and they are the thousands of Manasseh.

Then they utterly destroyed all that was in the city, both man and woman, young and old, ox, sheep, and donkey, with the edge of the sword.

So the young men, the spies, went in and brought out Rahab, her father and mother, her brethren, and all that she had; and they brought out all her kindred and set them outside the camp of Israel.

And he caught a young man of Succoth and inquired of him, and [the youth] wrote down for him [the names of] the officials of Succoth and its elders, seventy-seven men.

Then he called hastily to the young man, his armor-bearer, and said to him, Draw your sword and slay me, so that men may not say of me, A woman slew him. And his young man thrust him through, and he died.

Then Samson and his father and mother went down to Timnah and came to the vineyards of Timnah. And behold, a young lion roared against him.

His father went down to the woman, and Samson made a feast there, for that was the customary thing for young men to do.

And there was a young man in Bethlehem of Judah, of the family of Judah, who was a Levite; and he sojourned there.

And the Levite was content to dwell with the man, and the young man was to Micah as one of his sons.

And Micah consecrated the Levite, and the young man became his priest and was in the house of Micah.

When they went by the house of Micah, they recognized the voice of the young Levite, and they turned aside there and said to him, Who brought you here? And what do you do in this place? And what have you here?

And they turned in that direction and came to the house of the young Levite, at the home of Micah, and saluted him.

Yet we have both straw and provender for our donkeys and bread and wine also for me, your handmaid, and the young man who is with your servants; there is no lack of anything.

And they found among the inhabitants of Jabesh-gilead 400 young virgins, who had known no man by lying with him; and they brought them to the camp at Shiloh, which is in the land of Canaan.

Watch which field they reap, and follow them. Have I not charged the young men not to molest you? And when you are thirsty, go to the vessels and drink what the young men have drawn.

And when she got up to glean, Boaz ordered his young men, Let her glean even among the sheaves, and do not reproach her.

And Ruth the Moabitess said, He said to me also, Stay close to my young men until they have harvested my entire crop.

And he said, Blessed be you of the Lord, my daughter. For you have made this last loving-kindness greater than the former, for you have not gone after young men, whether poor or rich.

And let your house be like the house of Perez, whom Tamar bore to Judah, because of the offspring which the Lord will give you by this young woman.

So the sin of the [two] young men was very great before the Lord, for they despised the offering of the Lord.

Kish had a son named Saul, a choice young man and handsome; among all the Israelites there was not a man more handsome than he. He was a head taller than any of the people.

As they went up the hill to the city, they met young maidens going out to draw water, and said to them, Is the seer here?

And Jonathan said to his young armor-bearer, Come, and let us go over to the garrison of these uncircumcised; it may be that the Lord will work for us. For there is nothing to prevent the Lord from saving by many or by few.

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Root Form
Definition
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נער 
Na`ar 
Usage: 239

עוּל 
`uwl 
Usage: 5

νέος νεώτερος 
Neos 
Usage: 11

אפרח 
'ephroach 
Usage: 4

בּחר בּחוּר 
Bachuwr 
young man , the chosen , young , not translated
Usage: 46

בּקר 
Baqar 
Usage: 183

גּזל גּוזל 
Gowzal 
Usage: 2

ילד 
Yeled 
Usage: 89

נערה 
Na`arah 
Usage: 63

בּחרים בּחוּרות בּחרות 
B@churowth 
Usage: 3

בּן 
Ben (Aramaic) 
children , son , young, of the captives
Usage: 11

גּר גּוּר 
Guwr 
Usage: 7

יונקת 
Yowneqeth 
Usage: 6

יניקה 
Y@niqah 
Usage: 2

כּפיר 
K@phiyr 
Usage: 32

לבאות לבאים לביּא לביא 
Labiy' 
Usage: 14

נער 
Na`ar 
Usage: 1

עויל 
`aviyl 
Usage: 3

עיר 
`ayir 
Usage: 8

עלם 
`elem 
Usage: 2

עפר 
`opher 
Usage: 5

פּר פּר 
Par 
Usage: 133

צעור צעירo 
Tsa`iyr 
Usage: 22

קטן קטן 
Qatan 
Usage: 101

שׁכל 
Shakol 
Usage: 23

שׁליה 
Shilyah 
Usage: 1

βρέφος 
Brephos 
Usage: 8

ἐλάσσων ἐλάττων 
Elasson 
Usage: 4

θυγάτριον 
Thugatrion 
Usage: 2

νεανίας 
Neanias 
Usage: 5

νεανίσκος 
Neaniskos 
Usage: 9

νεοσσός 
Neossos 
Usage: 1

ὀνάριον 
Onarion 
Usage: 1

παιδίον 
Paidion 
Usage: 35

παῖς 
Pais 
Usage: 21