International Standard Bible EncyclopediaFAULT
folt (chaTa'; aitia, memphomai): Implies defect, of less moral weight than crime or sin. It is the translation of chaTa', "error," "failure," "sin" (Exodus 5:16); of cheT', same meaning (Genesis 41:9, "I do remember my faults this day"); of `awon, "perversity," "iniquity" (2 Samuel 3:8 Psalm 59:4); of rish`ah, "wrongness," "wickedness" (Deuteronomy 25:2, the Revised Version (British and American) "wickedness"); of shechath (Aramaic) "corruption" (Daniel 6:4 twice); me'umah, "anything" (1 Samuel 29:3, "no fault in him," literally, "not anything"); of aitia, "cause," "case," "guilt," (John 18:38; John 19:4, 6; Pilate of Jesus, "I find no fault in him," the Revised Version (British and American) "no crime"; the same word is rendered "accusation," i.e. `legal cause for prosecution,' Matthew 27:37 Mark 15:26; compare Acts 25:18, 27); of aition, same meaning (Luke 23:4, 14; Luke 23:22, aition thanatou "cause of death"); of hettema, "a worse condition," "defect" (1 Corinthians 6:7, the Revised Version (British and American) "a defect," margin "a loss to you"); of paraptoma, "a falling aside" (Galatians 6:1, "If a man be overtaken in fault," the Revised Version (British and American) "in any trespass," margin "by"; James 5:16, "Confess your faults one to another," the Revised Version (British and American) "Confess therefore your sins one to another"); hamartano, "to miss," "err," "sin," is translated "your faults" (1 Peter 2:20 the Revised Version (British and American), "when ye sin"); memphomai, "to blame," is translated "to find fault" (Mark 7:2 omitted the Revised Version (British and American); Romans 9:19 Hebrews 8:8); elegcho, "to convict," "to tell one's fault" (Matthew 18:15, the Revised Version (British and American) "show him his fault"); amomos, "without blemish," "spotless," is translated "without fault" (Revelation 14:5, the Revised Version (British and American) "without blemish," "faultless"; Jude 1:24, "able to present you faultless," the Revised Version (British and American) "without blemish"); amemptos, "blameless," "without reproach" (Hebrews 8:7, "for if that first covenant had been faultless"). "Faulty" is the translation of 'ashem, "guilty" (2 Samuel 14:13, "as one which is faulty," the Revised Version (British and American) "guilty"); of 'asham, "to be or become guilty" (Hosea 10:2, Revised Version "guilty").
Greek3201. memphomai -- to blame, find fault
... to blame, find fault. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: memphomai Phonetic Spelling:
(mem'-fom-ahee) Short Definition: I blame, censure Definition: I blame ...
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3469. momaomai -- to find fault with
158. aition -- cause, fault.
3437. momphe -- blame
4696. spilos -- a spot, stain
265. hamartema -- a sin
2275. hettema -- loss
156. aitia -- cause, reason
1651. elegcho -- to expose, convict, reprove
3202. mempsimoiros -- complaining of one's fate
Strong's Hebrew1848. dophi -- a blemish, fault
... 1847, 1848. dophi. 1849 . a blemish, fault. Transliteration: dophi Phonetic
Spelling: (dof'-ee) Short Definition: slander. Word ...
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3972. meumah -- anything
2398. chata -- to miss, go wrong, sin
7844. shechath -- to corrupt
7564. rishah -- wickedness
5771. avon -- iniquity, guilt, punishment for iniquity
2399. chet -- a sin
817. asham -- offense, guilt
7960. shalu -- neglect, remissness
819. ashmah -- wrongdoing, guiltiness
It is not the Fault of the Gospel, nor of Christ Offered Therein.. ...
Whether the Devil was Wicked by the Fault of his Own Will in the ...
Whether the Evil of Fault Can be in the Angels?
"That is Your Fault. "
No one Shall Find Fault with us for Observing the Fourth Day of ...
Deceived by his Own Fault, He Falls into the Errors of the ...
That it is no Fault of the Divine Goodness if we have not a Most ...
That it Arises from Our Fault and Our Desert that we Suffer, and ...
Whether Pain Has the Nature of Evil More than Fault Has?
Whether Evil is Adequately Divided into Pain* and Fault?
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (n.) Defect; want; lack; default.
2. (n.) Anything that fails, that is wanting, or that impairs excellence; a failing; a defect; a blemish.
3. (n.) A moral failing; a defect or dereliction from duty; a deviation from propriety; an offense less serious than a crime.
4. (n.) A dislocation of the strata of the vein.
5. (n.) In coal seams, coal rendered worthless by impurities in the seam; as, slate fault, dirt fault, etc.
6. (n.) A lost scent; act of losing the scent.
7. (n.) Failure to serve the ball into the proper court.
8. (v. t.) To charge with a fault; to accuse; to find fault with; to blame.
9. (v. t.) To interrupt the continuity of (rock strata) by displacement along a plane of fracture; -- chiefly used in the p. p.; as, the coal beds are badly faulted.
ThesaurusFault (42 Occurrences)
... 4. (n.) A dislocation of the strata of the vein. 5. (n.) In coal seams, coal rendered
worthless by impurities in the seam; as, slate fault, dirt fault, etc. ...
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Fault-finding (1 Occurrence)
Excuse (13 Occurrences)
Lapse (9 Occurrences)
Blame (14 Occurrences)
Faultless (10 Occurrences)
Vice (2 Occurrences)
Negligence (2 Occurrences)
Negligent (7 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceFault (42 Occurrences)
Matthew 18:15 "If your brother sins against you, go, show him his fault between you and him alone. If he listens to you, you have gained back your brother.
Mark 7:2 Now when they saw some of his disciples eating bread with defiled, that is, unwashed, hands, they found fault.
Luke 18:15 On one occasion people also brought with them their infants, for Him to touch them; but the disciples, noticing this, proceeded to find fault with them.
Luke 23:4 Then said Pilate to the chief priests and to the people, I find no fault in this man.
Luke 23:14 Said unto them, Ye have brought this man unto me, as one that perverteth the people: and, behold, I, having examined him before you, have found no fault in this man touching those things whereof ye accuse him:
John 6:41 Now the Jews began to find fault about Him because of His claiming to be the bread which came down out of Heaven.
John 6:43 "Do not thus find fault among yourselves," replied Jesus;
John 18:38 Pilate saith unto him, What is truth? And when he had said this, he went out again unto the Jews, and saith unto them, I find in him no fault at all.
John 19:4 Pilate therefore went forth again, and saith unto them, Behold, I bring him forth to you, that ye may know that I find no fault in him.
John 19:6 When the chief priests therefore and officers saw him, they cried out, saying, Crucify him, crucify him. Pilate saith unto them, Take ye him, and crucify him: for I find no fault in him.
Acts 11:2 and, when Peter returned to Jerusalem, the champions of circumcision found fault with him.
Romans 9:19 You will say then to me, "Why does he still find fault? For who withstands his will?"
Romans 14:3 Let not him who eats certain food look down upon him who abstains from it, nor him who abstains from it find fault with him who eats it; for God has received both of them.
Romans 14:4 Who are you that you should find fault with the servant of another? Whether he stands or falls is a matter which concerns his own master. But stand he will; for the Master can give him power to stand.
Romans 14:10 But you, why do you find fault with your brother? Or you, why do you look down upon your brother? We shall all stand before God to be judged;
1 Corinthians 6:7 Now therefore there is utterly a fault among you, because ye go to law one with another. Why do ye not rather take wrong? why do ye not rather suffer yourselves to be defrauded?
1 Corinthians 10:30 If, so far as I am concerned, I partake with a grateful heart, why am I to be found fault with in regard to a thing for which I give thanks?"
2 Corinthians 6:3 We give no occasion of stumbling in anything, that our service may not be blamed,
Galatians 6:1 Brothers, even if a man is caught in some fault, you who are spiritual must restore such a one in a spirit of gentleness; looking to yourself so that you also aren't tempted.
Philippians 2:15 that you may become blameless and harmless, children of God without blemish in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, among whom you are seen as lights in the world,
1 Timothy 3:6 not a novice, that he may not, being inflated, fall into the fault of the devil.
Hebrews 8:8 For finding fault with them, he said, "Behold, the days come," says the Lord, "that I will make a new covenant with the house of Israel and with the house of Judah;
James 1:5 But if any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all liberally and without reproach; and it will be given to him.
James 3:2 For in many things we all stumble. If anyone doesn't stumble in word, the same is a perfect man, able to bridle the whole body also.
Jude 1:16 These are murmurers and complainers, walking after their lusts (and their mouth speaks proud things), showing respect of persons to gain advantage.
Jude 1:24 Now to him who is able to keep them from stumbling, and to present you faultless before the presence of his glory in great joy,
Revelation 14:5 And in their mouth was found no guile: for they are without fault before the throne of God.
Genesis 16:5 Sarai said to Abram, "This wrong is your fault. I gave my handmaid into your bosom, and when she saw that she had conceived, I was despised in her eyes. Yahweh judge between me and you."
Genesis 31:36 And Jacob was angry, and he disputed with Laban. And Jacob answered and said to Laban, What is my fault, what my sin, that thou hast so hotly pursued after me?
Exodus 5:16 No straw is given to your servants, and they tell us,'Make brick!' and behold, your servants are beaten; but the fault is in your own people."
Exodus 17:2 Therefore the people quarreled with Moses, and said, "Give us water to drink." Moses said to them, "Why do you quarrel with me? Why do you test Yahweh?"
Deuteronomy 25:2 And it shall be, if the wicked man be worthy to be beaten, that the judge shall cause him to lie down, and to be beaten before his face, according to his fault, by a certain number.
1 Samuel 29:3 Then said the princes of the Philistines, "What about these Hebrews?" Achish said to the princes of the Philistines, "Isn't this David, the servant of Saul the king of Israel, who has been with me these days, or rather these years, and I have found no fault in him since he fell away to this day?"
1 Samuel 29:6 Then Achish called David, and said to him, "As Yahweh lives, you have been upright, and your going out and your coming in with me in the army is good in my sight; for I have not found evil in you since the day of your coming to me to this day. Nevertheless, the lords don't favor you.
2 Samuel 3:8 Then was Abner very angry for the words of Ishbosheth, and said, "Am I a dog's head that belongs to Judah? Today I show kindness to the house of Saul your father, to his brothers, and to his friends, and have not delivered you into the hand of David; and yet you charge me this day with a fault concerning this woman!
Job 33:10 Behold, he finds occasions against me. He counts me for his enemy.
Psalms 59:4 They run and prepare themselves without my fault: awake to help me, and behold.
Psalms 73:10 Therefore their people return to them, and they drink up waters of abundance.
Jeremiah 2:5 These are the words of the Lord: What evil have your fathers seen in me that they have gone far from me, and, walking after what is false, have become false?
Daniel 6:4 Then the presidents and the satraps sought to find occasion against Daniel as touching the kingdom; but they could find no occasion nor fault, because he was faithful, neither was there any error or fault found in him.
Hosea 4:4 "Yet let no man bring a charge, neither let any man accuse; For your people are like those who bring charges against a priest.
Jonah 1:12 He said to them, "Take me up, and throw me into the sea. Then the sea will be calm for you; for I know that because of me this great storm is on you."
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