Greek2052. eritheia -- rivalry, hence ambition
... of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: eritheia Phonetic Spelling:
(er-ith-i'-ah) Short Definition: ambition, rivalry Definition: (the seeking of ...
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1934. epizeteo -- to inquire for
327. anazeteo -- to seek carefully
429. aneurisko -- to find out
1375. diogmos -- persecution
2045. ereunao -- search.
1567. ekzeteo -- to seek out, demand, inquire
2214. zetesis -- a search, questioning
2212. zeteo -- to seek
476. antidikos -- an opponent, adversary
Strong's Hebrew1243. baqqarah -- a seeking
... 1242, 1243. baqqarah. 1244 . a seeking. Transliteration: baqqarah Phonetic
Spelling: (bak-kaw-raw') Short Definition: cares. Word ...
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1245. baqash -- to seek
1156. bea -- to ask, seek
1875. darash -- to resort to, seek
579. anah -- to be opportune, to meet, encounter opportunely
7836. shachar -- to look early or diligently for
4672. matsa -- to attain to, find
Struggling and Seeking
Seeking for Hidden Treasure.
Gentiles Seeking Christ.
Seeking the Beloved.
Seeking and Finding
The Lost Sheep and the Seeking Shepherd
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Seek.
ThesaurusSeeking (182 Occurrences)
...Seeking (182 Occurrences). ... Matthew 7:8 for every one who is asking doth receive,
and he who is seeking doth find, and to him who is knocking it shall be opened. ...
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Self-seeking (2 Occurrences)
Finding (57 Occurrences)
Knocking (9 Occurrences)
Walketh (62 Occurrences)
Purchase (25 Occurrences)
Blush (16 Occurrences)
Tried (96 Occurrences)
Nebuchadrez'zar (31 Occurrences)
Season (101 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceSeeking (182 Occurrences)
Matthew 2:20 "Rise from sleep, and take the child and His mother, and go into the land of Israel, for those who were seeking the child's life are dead."
Matthew 7:8 for every one who is asking doth receive, and he who is seeking doth find, and to him who is knocking it shall be opened.
Matthew 12:43 But the unclean spirit, when he is gone out of the man, passes through waterless places, seeking rest, and doesn't find it.
Matthew 12:46 While he was yet speaking to the multitudes, behold, his mother and his brothers stood outside, seeking to speak to him.
Matthew 12:47 One said to him, "Behold, your mother and your brothers stand outside, seeking to speak to you."
Matthew 13:45 "Again, the Kingdom of Heaven is like a man who is a merchant seeking fine pearls,
Matthew 21:46 And seeking to lay hold of him, they were afraid of the crowds, because they held him for a prophet.
Matthew 23:13 "But alas for you, Scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites, for you lock the door of the Kingdom of the Heavens against men; you yourselves do not enter, nor do you allow those to enter who are seeking to do so.
Matthew 26:16 and from that time he was seeking a convenient season to deliver him up.
Matthew 26:59 Meanwhile the High Priests and the whole Sanhedrin were seeking false testimony against Jesus in order to put Him to death;
Mark 1:37 and they found him, and say unto him, All are seeking thee.
Mark 8:11 The Pharisees came out and began to question him, seeking from him a sign from heaven, and testing him.
Mark 10:2 Presently a party of Pharisees come to Him with the question--seeking to entrap Him, "May a man divorce his wife?"
Mark 11:18 And the scribes and the chief priests heard, and they were seeking how they shall destroy him, for they were afraid of him, because all the multitude was astonished at his teaching;
Mark 12:12 And they were seeking to lay hold on him, and they feared the multitude, for they knew that against them he spake the simile, and having left him, they went away;
Mark 14:1 Now the passover and the feast of unleavened bread was after two days. And the chief priests and the scribes were seeking how they might seize him by subtlety and kill him.
Mark 14:11 and having heard, they were glad, and promised to give him money, and he was seeking how, conveniently, he might deliver him up.
Mark 14:55 And the chief priests and all the sanhedrim were seeking against Jesus testimony -- to put him to death, and they were not finding,
Luke 2:44 and, having supposed him to be in the company, they went a day's journey, and were seeking him among the kindred and among the acquaintances,
Luke 2:45 And when they found him not, they turned back again to Jerusalem, seeking him.
Luke 2:48 And, having seen him, they were amazed, and his mother said unto him, 'Child, why didst thou thus to us? lo, thy father and I, sorrowing, were seeking thee.'
Luke 2:49 And he said unto them, 'Why 'is it' that ye were seeking me? did ye not know that in the things of my Father it behoveth me to be?'
Luke 4:42 And day having come, having gone forth, he went on to a desert place, and the multitudes were seeking him, and they came unto him, and were staying him -- not to go on from them,
Luke 5:18 And lo, men bearing upon a couch a man, who hath been struck with palsy, and they were seeking to bring him in, and to place before him,
Luke 6:19 and all the multitude were seeking to touch him, because power from him was going forth, and he was healing all.
Luke 9:9 and Herod said, 'John I did behead, but who is this concerning whom I hear such things?' and he was seeking to see him.
Luke 11:9 "I tell you, keep asking, and it will be given you. Keep seeking, and you will find. Keep knocking, and it will be opened to you.
Luke 11:10 for every one who is asking doth receive; and he who is seeking doth find; and to him who is knocking it shall be opened.
Luke 11:24 The unclean spirit, when he has gone out of the man, passes through dry places, seeking rest, and finding none, he says,'I will turn back to my house from which I came out.'
Luke 11:54 lying in wait for him, and seeking to catch him in something he might say, that they might accuse him.
Luke 13:6 He spoke this parable. "A certain man had a fig tree planted in his vineyard, and he came seeking fruit on it, and found none.
Luke 13:7 Then said he unto the dresser of his vineyard, Behold, these three years I come seeking fruit on this fig tree, and find none: cut it down; why cumbereth it the ground?
Luke 19:3 and he was seeking to see Jesus, who he is, and was not able for the multitude, because in stature he was small,
Luke 19:47 And he was teaching daily in the temple, but the chief priests and the scribes were seeking to destroy him -- also the chiefs of the people --
Luke 22:2 and the chief priests and the scribes were seeking how they may take him up, for they were afraid of the people.
Luke 22:6 and he agreed, and was seeking a favourable season to deliver him up to them without tumult.
John 5:16 and because of this were the Jews persecuting Jesus, and seeking to kill him, because these things he was doing on a sabbath.
John 5:18 because of this, then, were the Jews seeking the more to kill him, because not only was he breaking the sabbath, but he also called God his own Father, making himself equal to God.
John 6:24 When the multitude therefore saw that Jesus wasn't there, nor his disciples, they themselves got into the boats, and came to Capernaum, seeking Jesus.
John 7:1 After this Jesus moved from place to place in Galilee. He would not go about in Judaea, because the Jews were seeking an opportunity to kill Him.
John 7:11 the Jews, therefore, were seeking him, in the feast, and said, 'Where is that one?'
John 7:18 He who is speaking from himself his own glory doth seek, but he who is seeking the glory of him who sent him, this one is true, and unrighteousness is not in him;
John 7:20 The multitude answered and said, 'Thou hast a demon, who doth seek to kill thee?'
John 7:25 Certain, therefore, of the Jerusalemites said, 'Is not this he whom they are seeking to kill?
John 7:30 They were seeking, therefore, to seize him, and no one laid the hand on him, because his hour had not yet come,
John 8:40 and now, ye seek to kill me -- a man who hath spoken to you the truth I heard from God; this Abraham did not;
John 8:50 and I do not seek my own glory; there is who is seeking and is judging;
John 10:39 Therefore were they seeking again to seize him, and he went forth out of their hand,
John 11:8 The disciples say unto him, Rabbi, the Jews were but now seeking to stone thee; and goest thou thither again?
John 11:56 they were seeking, therefore, Jesus, and said one with another, standing in the temple, 'What doth appear to you -- that he may not come to the feast?'
John 19:12 At this, Pilate was seeking to release him, but the Jews cried out, saying, "If you release this man, you aren't Caesar's friend! Everyone who makes himself a king speaks against Caesar!"
John 20:15 Jesus saith to her, 'Woman, why dost thou weep? whom dost thou seek;' she, supposing that he is the gardener, saith to him, 'Sir, if thou didst carry him away, tell me where thou didst lay him, and I will take him away;'
Acts 9:29 preaching boldly in the name of the Lord Jesus. He spoke and disputed against the Hellenists, but they were seeking to kill him.
Acts 13:8 But Elymas the sorcerer (for so is his name by interpretation) withstood them, seeking to turn aside the proconsul from the faith.
Acts 13:11 Now, behold, the hand of the Lord is on you, and you will be blind, not seeing the sun for a season!" Immediately a mist and darkness fell on him. He went around seeking someone to lead him by the hand.
Acts 17:5 And the unbelieving Jews, having been moved with envy, and having taken to them of the loungers certain evil men, and having made a crowd, were setting the city in an uproar; having assailed also the house of Jason, they were seeking them to bring 'them' to the populace,
Acts 21:31 And as they were seeking to kill him, tidings came up to the chief captain of the band, that all Jerusalem was in confusion.
Acts 27:30 And as the sailors were seeking to flee out of the ship, and had lowered the boat into the sea, under color as though they would lay out anchors from the foreship,
Romans 3:11 There is none who is understanding, there is none who is seeking after God.
Romans 10:3 For being ignorant of God's righteousness, and seeking to establish their own righteousness, they didn't subject themselves to the righteousness of God.
Romans 10:20 But Esaias is very bold, and says, I have been found by those not seeking me; I have become manifest to those not inquiring after me.
Romans 11:3 Lord, Thy prophets they did kill, and Thy altars they dug down, and I was left alone, and they seek my life;'
Romans 11:7 What then? What Israel doth seek after, this it did not obtain, and the chosen did obtain, and the rest were hardened,
1 Corinthians 10:24 Let no one be for ever seeking his own good, but let each seek that of his fellow man.
1 Corinthians 10:33 even as I also please all men in all things, not seeking my own profit, but the profit of the many, that they may be saved.
2 Corinthians 13:3 since a proof ye seek of the Christ speaking in me, who to you is not infirm, but is powerful in you,
Galatians 1:7 For other "Good News" there is none; but there are some persons who are troubling you, and are seeking to distort the Good News concerning Christ.
Galatians 1:10 For am I now seeking the favor of men, or of God? Or am I striving to please men? For if I were still pleasing men, I wouldn't be a servant of Christ.
Galatians 2:17 But if while we are seeking in Christ acquittal from guilt we ourselves are convicted of sin, Christ then encourages us to sin! No, indeed.
Galatians 5:4 Christ has become nothing to any of you who are seeking acceptance with God through the Law: you have fallen away from grace.
Colossians 3:1 If, then, ye were raised with the Christ, the things above seek ye, where the Christ is, on the right hand of God seated,
1 Thessalonians 2:4 But as God tested and approved us before entrusting us with His Good News, so in what we say we are seeking not to please men but to please God, who tests and approves our motives.
1 Thessalonians 2:6 nor seeking glory from men (neither from you nor from others), when we might have claimed authority as apostles of Christ.
1 Timothy 3:8 Ministers, in like manner, grave, not double-tongued, not given to much wine, not seeking gain by base means,
Titus 1:7 For the overseer must be free from all charge against him as God's steward; not headstrong, not passionate, not disorderly through wine, not a striker, not seeking gain by base means;
Hebrews 11:6 and apart from faith it is impossible to please well, for it behoveth him who is coming to God to believe that He is, and to those seeking Him He becometh a rewarder.
Hebrews 11:14 For those who say such things make it clear that they are seeking a country of their own.
Hebrews 13:14 for we have not here an abiding city, but the coming one we seek;
1 Peter 1:11 Attempting to see what sort of time the Spirit of Christ which was in them was pointing to, when it gave witness to the pains which Christ would undergo and the glories which would come after them.
1 Peter 5:8 Be sober and self-controlled. Be watchful. Your adversary the devil, walks around like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour.
Genesis 37:15 And a certain man found him, and, behold, he was wandering in the field. And the man asked him, saying: 'What seekest thou?'
Genesis 37:16 And he said, I am seeking my brethren: tell me, I pray thee, where they are feeding 'the flock'.
Exodus 4:19 And Jehovah saith unto Moses in Midian, 'Go, turn back to Egypt, for all the men have died who seek thy life;'
Exodus 10:11 not so! go now, ye who 'are' men, and serve Jehovah, for that ye are seeking;' and 'one' casteth them out from the presence of Pharaoh.
Exodus 33:7 And Moses taketh the tent, and hath stretched it out at the outside of the camp, afar off from the camp, and hath called it, 'Tent of Meeting;' and it hath come to pass, every one seeking Jehovah goeth out unto the tent of meeting, which 'is' at the outside of the camp.
Numbers 16:10 and that He hath brought thee near, and all thy brethren the sons of Levi with thee? and will ye seek the priesthood also?
Numbers 35:23 or with any stone wherewith he dieth, without seeing, and causeth 'it' to fall upon him, and he dieth, and he 'is' not his enemy, nor seeking his evil;
Deuteronomy 18:11 and a charmer, and one asking at a familiar spirit, and a wizard, and one seeking unto the dead.
Judges 4:22 And behold, as Barak pursued Sis'era, Ja'el went out to meet him, and said to him, "Come, and I will show you the man whom you are seeking." So he went in to her tent; and there lay Sis'era dead, with the tent peg in his temple.
Judges 14:4 His father and mother did not know that it was from the LORD; for he was seeking an occasion against the Philistines. At that time the Philistines had dominion over Israel.
Judges 18:1 In those days there was no king in Israel. And in those days the tribe of the Danites was seeking for itself an inheritance to dwell in; for until then no inheritance among the tribes of Israel had fallen to them.
1 Samuel 19:2 and Jonathan son of Saul delighted exceedingly in David, and Jonathan declareth to David, saying, 'Saul my father is seeking to put thee to death, and, now, take heed, I pray thee, in the morning, and thou hast abode in a secret place, and been hidden,
1 Samuel 20:1 And David fleeth from Naioth in Ramah, and cometh, and saith before Jonathan, 'What have I done? what 'is' mine iniquity? and what my sin before thy father, that he is seeking my life?'
1 Samuel 22:23 Abide thou with me, fear not; for he that seeketh my life seeketh thy life; for with me thou shalt be in safeguard.'
1 Samuel 23:10 And David saith, 'Jehovah, God of Israel, Thy servant hath certainly heard that Saul is seeking to come in unto Keilah, to destroy the city on mine account.
1 Samuel 24:9 And David saith to Saul, 'Why dost thou hear the words of man, saying, Lo, David is seeking thine evil?
1 Samuel 25:26 and now, my lord, Jehovah liveth, and thy soul liveth, in that Jehovah hath withheld thee from coming in with blood, and to save thy hand to thee -- now let thine enemies be as Nabal, even those seeking evil unto my lord.
1 Samuel 27:1 And David saith unto his heart, 'Now am I consumed one day by the hand of Saul; there is nothing for me better than that I diligently escape unto the land of the Philistines, and Saul hath been despairing of me -- of seeking me any more in all the border of Israel, and I have escaped out of his hand.'
2 Samuel 3:17 And the word of Abner was with the elders of Israel, saying, 'Heretofore ye have been seeking David for king over you,
2 Samuel 14:16 for the king doth hearken to deliver his handmaid out of the paw of the man 'seeking' to destroy me and my son together out of the inheritance of God,
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