Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (v. t.) To order with authority; to lay injunction upon; to direct; to bid; to charge.
2. (v. t.) To exercise direct authority over; to have control of; to have at one's disposal; to lead.
3. (v. t.) To have within a sphere of control, influence, access, or vision; to dominate by position; to guard; to overlook.
4. (v. t.) To have power or influence of the nature of authority over; to obtain as if by ordering; to receive as a due; to challenge; to claim; as, justice commands the respect and affections of the people; the best goods command the best price.
5. (v. t.) To direct to come; to bestow.
6. (v. i.) To have or to exercise direct authority; to govern; to sway; to influence; to give an order or orders.
7. (v. i.) To have a view, as from a superior position.
8. (n.) An authoritative order requiring obedience; a mandate; an injunction.
9. (n.) The possession or exercise of authority.
10. (n.) Authority; power or right of control; leadership; as, the forces under his command.
11. (n.) Power to dominate, command, or overlook by means of position; scope of vision; survey.
12. (n.) Control; power over something; sway; influence; as, to have command over one's temper or voice; the fort has command of the bridge.
Greek3852. paraggelia -- an instruction, a command
... an instruction, a command. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: paraggelia
Phonetic Spelling: (par-ang-gel-ee'-ah) Short Definition: a command ...
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2003. epitage -- a command
2753. keleuo -- to command
2004. epitasso -- to arrange upon, ie to command
1781. entellomai -- to enjoin, to charge, command
4367. prostasso -- to place at, give a command
2752. keleusma -- a shout of command
1785. entole -- an injunction, order, command
4483 -- command, make, say, speak of.
2036 -- answer, bid, bring word, command
Strong's Hebrew6680. tsavah -- to lay charge (upon), give charge (to), command ...
... tsavah. 6681 . to lay charge (upon), give charge (to), command, order.
Transliteration: tsavah Phonetic Spelling: (tsaw-vaw') Short Definition: commanded. ...
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560. amar -- to say, tell, command
2942. teem -- taste, judgment, command
3982. maamar -- a word, command
6673. tsav -- perhaps command
6600. pithgam -- a command, word, affair
7761. sum -- to set, make
6310. peh -- mouth
4406. millah -- a word, thing
4687. mitsvah -- commandment
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ThesaurusCommand (442 Occurrences)
... as if by ordering; to receive as a due; to challenge; to claim; as, justice commands
the respect and affections of the people; the best goods command the best ...
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Second-in-command (1 Occurrence)
Diminish (22 Occurrences)
Charge (379 Occurrences)
Commanding (79 Occurrences)
Battle (282 Occurrences)
Enjoin (15 Occurrences)
Dictate (2 Occurrences)
Dearly-loved (20 Occurrences)
Bond-man (6 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceCommand (442 Occurrences)
Matthew 4:3 The tempter came and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, command that these stones become bread."
Matthew 4:6 and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, throw yourself down, for it is written,'He will put his angels in charge of you.' and,'On their hands they will bear you up, so that you don't dash your foot against a stone.'"
Matthew 5:44 But I command you all, love your enemies, and pray for your persecutors;
Matthew 8:18 Now when Jesus saw great multitudes about him, he gave commandment to depart unto the other side.
Matthew 10:5 Jesus sent these twelve out, and commanded them, saying, "Don't go among the Gentiles, and don't enter into any city of the Samaritans.
Matthew 14:28 Peter answered him and said, "Lord, if it is you, command me to come to you on the waters."
Matthew 15:3 He answered them, "Why do you also disobey the commandment of God because of your tradition?
Matthew 15:4 For God commanded,'Honor your father and your mother,' and,'He who speaks evil of father or mother, let him be put to death.'
Matthew 15:6 he shall not honor his father or mother.' You have made the commandment of God void because of your tradition.
Matthew 17:9 As they were coming down from the mountain, Jesus commanded them, saying, "Don't tell anyone what you saw, until the Son of Man has risen from the dead."
Matthew 18:25 But because he couldn't pay, his lord commanded him to be sold, with his wife, his children, and all that he had, and payment to be made.
Matthew 19:7 They asked him, "Why then did Moses command us to give her a bill of divorce, and divorce her?"
Matthew 20:21 He said to her, "What do you want?" She said to him, "Command that these, my two sons, may sit, one on your right hand, and one on your left hand, in your Kingdom."
Matthew 22:36 "Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the law?"
Matthew 22:38 This is the first and great commandment.
Matthew 23:3 Therefore do and observe everything that they command you; but do not imitate their lives, for though they tell others what to do, they do not do it themselves.
Matthew 27:64 Command therefore that the tomb be made secure until the third day, lest perhaps his disciples come at night and steal him away, and tell the people,'He is risen from the dead;' and the last deception will be worse than the first."
Matthew 28:20 teaching them to observe all things that I commanded you. Behold, I am with you always, even to the end of the age." Amen.
Mark 5:41 Then, taking her by the hand, He says to her, "Talitha, koum;" that is to say, "Little girl, I command you to wake!"
Mark 6:27 Immediately the king sent out a soldier of his guard, and commanded to bring John's head, and he went and beheaded him in the prison,
Mark 7:8 "For you set aside the commandment of God, and hold tightly to the tradition of men-the washing of pitchers and cups, and you do many other such things."
Mark 7:9 He said to them, "Full well do you reject the commandment of God, that you may keep your tradition.
Mark 9:25 When Jesus saw that a multitude came running together, he rebuked the unclean spirit, saying to him, "You mute and deaf spirit, I command you, come out of him, and never enter him again!"
Mark 10:3 He answered, "What did Moses command you?"
Mark 10:5 But Jesus said to them, "For your hardness of heart, he wrote you this commandment.
Mark 12:28 One of the scribes came, and heard them questioning together. Knowing that he had answered them well, asked him, "Which commandment is the greatest of all?"
Mark 12:30 you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind, and with all your strength.' This is the first commandment.
Mark 12:31 The second is like this,'You shall love your neighbor as yourself.' There is no other commandment greater than these."
Mark 13:34 "It is like a man, traveling to another country, having left his house, and given authority to his servants, and to each one his work, and also commanded the doorkeeper to keep watch.
Luke 4:3 The devil said to him, "If you are the Son of God, command this stone to become bread."
Luke 4:10 for it is written,'He will put his angels in charge of you, to guard you;'
Luke 4:36 Amazement came on all, and they spoke together, one with another, saying, "What is this word? For with authority and power he commands the unclean spirits, and they come out!"
Luke 5:5 "Rabbi," replied Peter, "all night long we have worked hard and caught nothing; but at your command I will let down the nets."
Luke 7:14 Then He went close and touched the bier, and the bearers halted. "Young man," He said, "I command you, wake!"
Luke 8:25 He said to them, "Where is your faith?" Being afraid they marveled, saying one to another, "Who is this, then, that he commands even the winds and the water, and they obey him?"
Luke 8:31 They begged him that he would not command them to go into the abyss.
Luke 9:54 When his disciples, James and John, saw this, they said, "Lord, do you want us to command fire to come down from the sky, and destroy them, just as Elijah did?"
Luke 14:22 "The servant said,'Lord, it is done as you commanded, and there is still room.'
Luke 15:29 But he answered his father,'Behold, these many years I have served you, and I never disobeyed a commandment of yours, but you never gave me a goat, that I might celebrate with my friends.
Luke 17:6 "If your faith," replied the Lord, "is like a mustard seed, you might command this black-mulberry-tree, 'Tear up your roots and plant yourself in the sea,' and instantly it would obey you.
Luke 23:56 They returned, and prepared spices and ointments. On the Sabbath they rested according to the commandment.
John 8:5 Now in our law, Moses commanded us to stone such. What then do you say about her?"
John 10:18 No one takes it away from me, but I lay it down by myself. I have power to lay it down, and I have power to take it again. I received this commandment from my Father."
John 11:57 Now the chief priests and the Pharisees had commanded that if anyone knew where he was, he should report it, that they might seize him.
John 12:49 For I spoke not from myself, but the Father who sent me, he gave me a commandment, what I should say, and what I should speak.
John 12:50 I know that his commandment is eternal life. The things therefore which I speak, even as the Father has said to me, so I speak."
John 14:15 If you love me, keep my commandments.
John 14:31 But that the world may know that I love the Father, and as the Father commanded me, even so I do. Arise, let us go from here.
John 15:12 "This is my commandment, that you love one another, even as I have loved you.
John 15:14 You are my friends, if you do whatever I command you.
John 15:17 "I command these things to you, that you may love one another.
Acts 1:2 until the day in which he was received up, after he had given commandment through the Holy Spirit to the apostles whom he had chosen.
Acts 1:4 Being assembled together with them, he commanded them, "Don't depart from Jerusalem, but wait for the promise of the Father, which you heard from me.
Acts 5:21 Having received that command they went into the Temple, just before daybreak, and began to teach: So when the High Priest and his party came, and had called together the Sanhedrin as well as all the Elders of the descendants of Israel, they sent to the jail to fetch the Apostles.
Acts 5:28 saying, "Didn't we strictly command you not to teach in this name? Behold, you have filled Jerusalem with your teaching, and intend to bring this man's blood on us."
Acts 12:19 When Herod had sought for him, and didn't find him, he examined the guards, and commanded that they should be put to death. He went down from Judea to Caesarea, and stayed there.
Acts 13:47 For so has the Lord commanded us, saying,'I have set you as a light for the Gentiles, that you should bring salvation to the uttermost parts of the earth.'"
Acts 15:5 But some of the sect of the Pharisees who believed rose up, saying, "It is necessary to circumcise them, and to command them to keep the law of Moses."
Acts 16:18 She was doing this for many days. But Paul, becoming greatly annoyed, turned and said to the spirit, "I command you in the name of Jesus Christ to come out of her!" It came out that very hour.
Acts 16:24 who, having received such a command, threw them into the inner prison, and secured their feet in the stocks.
Acts 17:15 But those who escorted Paul brought him as far as Athens. Receiving a commandment to Silas and Timothy that they should come to him very quickly, they departed.
Acts 17:30 The times of ignorance therefore God overlooked. But now he commands that all people everywhere should repent,
Acts 19:13 But there were also some wandering Jewish exorcists who undertook to invoke the name of Jesus over those who had the evil spirits, saying, "I command you by that Jesus whom Paul preaches."
Acts 21:31 As they were trying to kill him, news came up to the commanding officer of the regiment that all Jerusalem was in an uproar.
Acts 23:3 Then Paul said to him, "God will strike you, you whitewashed wall! Do you sit to judge me according to the law, and command me to be struck contrary to the law?"
Acts 23:30 And when it was told me how that the Jews laid wait for the man, I sent straightway to thee, and gave commandment to his accusers also to say before thee what they had against him. Farewell.
Acts 25:17 When therefore they had come together here, I didn't delay, but on the next day sat on the judgment seat, and commanded the man to be brought.
Acts 25:21 But when Paul had appealed to be kept for the decision of the emperor, I commanded him to be kept until I could send him to Caesar."
Acts 25:23 So on the next day, when Agrippa and Bernice had come with great pomp, and they had entered into the place of hearing with the commanding officers and principal men of the city, at the command of Festus, Paul was brought in.
Acts 27:43 But the centurion, desiring to save Paul, stopped them from their purpose, and commanded that those who could swim should throw themselves overboard first to go toward the land;
Romans 5:14 but the death did reign from Adam till Moses, even upon those not having sinned in the likeness of Adam's transgression, who is a type of him who is coming.
Romans 7:8 But sin, finding occasion through the commandment, produced in me all kinds of coveting. For apart from the law, sin is dead.
Romans 7:9 I was alive apart from the law once, but when the commandment came, sin revived, and I died.
Romans 7:10 The commandment, which was for life, this I found to be for death;
Romans 7:11 for sin, finding occasion through the commandment, deceived me, and through it killed me.
Romans 7:12 Therefore the law indeed is holy, and the commandment holy, and righteous, and good.
Romans 7:13 Did then that which is good become death to me? May it never be! But sin, that it might be shown to be sin, by working death to me through that which is good; that through the commandment sin might become exceeding sinful.
Romans 13:9 For the commandments, "You shall not commit adultery," "You shall not murder," "You shall not steal," "You shall not give false testimony," "You shall not covet," and whatever other commandments there are, are all summed up in this saying, namely, "You shall love your neighbor as yourself."
Romans 16:26 But now is made manifest, and by the scriptures of the prophets, according to the commandment of the everlasting God, made known to all nations for the obedience of faith:
1 Corinthians 7:6 But this I say by way of concession, not of commandment.
1 Corinthians 7:10 But to the married I command-not I, but the Lord-that the wife not leave her husband
1 Corinthians 7:17 Only, as the Lord has distributed to each man, as God has called each, so let him walk. So I command in all the assemblies.
1 Corinthians 7:18 This is what I command in all the Churches. Was any one already circumcised when called? Let him not have recourse to the surgeons. Was any one uncircumcised when called? Let him remain uncircumcised.
1 Corinthians 7:25 Now concerning virgins, I have no commandment from the Lord, but I give my judgment as one who has obtained mercy from the Lord to be trustworthy.
1 Corinthians 11:17 But in giving you this command, I don't praise you, that you come together not for the better but for the worse.
1 Corinthians 14:37 If any man thinks himself to be a prophet, or spiritual, let him recognize the things which I write to you, that they are the commandment of the Lord.
2 Corinthians 8:8 I speak not by way of commandment, but as proving through the earnestness of others the sincerity also of your love.
2 Corinthians 11:17 What I am now saying, I do not say by the Lord's command, but as a fool in his folly might, in this reckless boasting.
Galatians 5:14 For all the law is made complete in one word, even in this, Have love for your neighbour as for yourself.
Ephesians 6:3 which is the first command with a promise, 'That it may be well with thee, and thou mayest live a long time upon the land.'
1 Thessalonians 4:11 And that ye study to be quiet, and to do your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you;
1 Thessalonians 4:12 that ye may walk becomingly unto those without, and may have lack of nothing.
1 Thessalonians 4:16 For the Lord Himself will come down from Heaven with a loud word of command, and with an archangel's voice and the trumpet of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first.
1 Thessalonians 5:27 I solemnly command you by the Lord that this letter be read to all the holy brothers.
2 Thessalonians 3:4 We have confidence in the Lord concerning you, that you both do and will do the things we command.
2 Thessalonians 3:6 Now we command you, brothers, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you withdraw yourselves from every brother who walks in rebellion, and not after the tradition which they received from us.
2 Thessalonians 3:10 For even when we were with you, we commanded you this: "If anyone will not work, neither let him eat."
2 Thessalonians 3:12 Now those who are that way, we command and exhort in the Lord Jesus Christ, that with quietness they work, and eat their own bread.
1 Timothy 1:1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus according to the commandment of God our Savior, and Christ Jesus our hope;
1 Timothy 1:3 As I urged you when I was going into Macedonia, stay at Ephesus that you might command certain men not to teach a different doctrine,
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