Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (v. t.) To destroy, as by decomposition, dissipation, waste, or fire; to use up; to expend; to waste; to burn up; to eat up; to devour.
International Standard Bible EncyclopediaCONSUME
kon-sum' (akhal, kalah, tamam; analisko): In Old Testament 'akhal ("to eat," "devour") occurs very frequently, and is translated "consumed" (Genesis 31:40 Exodus 15:7 Psalm 78:63, etc.); kalah ("to finish") is also frequently translated "consume," "consumed" (Genesis 41:30 Exodus 32:10 Psalm 59:13, etc.); tamam, "to be perfect," "finished" (Numbers 17:13 Deuteronomy 2:15 Psalm 73:19, etc.). There are many other words translated "consume" and "consumed," e.g. cuph, "to end" (Jeremiah 8:13 Zechariah 1:2, 3); balah, "to fade," "wear away" (Job 13:28 Psalm 49:14); gazal, implying violence (Job 24:19); caphah, "to end" (Genesis 19:15, 17 Isaiah 7:20, etc.); ashesh, "to be old" (Psalm 6:7; Psalm 31:9, 10 the King James Version); maqaq, "to become completed" (Ezekiel 4:17 Zechariah 14:12 bis); `asah kalah is rendered "utterly consume" (Nehemiah 9:31); analisko, "to use up," occurs in Luke 9:54 Galatians 5:15 2 Thessalonians 2:8 (the King James Version); dapanao, "to spend," is translated "consume" in James 4:3 (the Revised Version (British and American) "spend"); katanalisko, "to consume utterly," occurs only in Hebrews 12:29; "for our God is a consuming fire."
Greek355. analisko -- to expend, consume
... to expend, consume. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: analisko Phonetic Spelling:
(an-al-is'-ko) Short Definition: I destroy, annihilate Definition: I ...
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2654. katanalisko -- to use up
2618. katakaio -- to burn up
5077. tephroo -- to burn to ashes
1159. dapanao -- to spend, spend freely
2068. esthio -- to eat
2545. kaio -- to kindle, burn
2719. katesthio -- to eat up
5315. phago -- eat
853. aphanizo -- to make unseen, ie destroy
Strong's Hebrew2628. chasal -- to finish off, consume
... 2627, 2628. chasal. 2629 . to finish off, consume. Transliteration: chasal
Phonetic Spelling: (khaw-sal') Short Definition: consume. Word Origin a prim. ...
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1197a. baar -- to burn, consume
1197. ba'ar -- to burn, consume
1086. balah -- to become old, wear out
3615. kalah -- to be complete, at an end, finished, accomplished ...
4529. masah -- to melt, dissolve, be liquefied
398. akal -- to eat
8046. shmad -- to destroy
1497. gazal -- to tear away, seize, rob
8552. tamam -- to be complete or finished
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ThesaurusConsume (136 Occurrences)
... to eat up; to devour. 2. (vi) To waste away slowly. Int. Standard Bible
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Consumeth (37 Occurrences)
Warred (13 Occurrences)
Wear (56 Occurrences)
Rust (7 Occurrences)
Moth (10 Occurrences)
Consumes (21 Occurrences)
Rot (15 Occurrences)
Sweep (34 Occurrences)
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Bible ConcordanceConsume (136 Occurrences)
Matthew 6:19 "Don't lay up treasures for yourselves on the earth, where moth and rust consume, and where thieves break through and steal;
Matthew 6:20 but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust consume, and where thieves don't break through and steal;
Luke 9:54 And when his disciples James and John saw this, they said, Lord, wilt thou that we command fire to come down from heaven, and consume them, even as Elias did?
Luke 12:33 Sell your possessions and give alms. Provide yourselves with purses that will never wear out, a treasure inexhaustible in Heaven, where no thief can come nor moth consume.
John 2:17 This recalled to His disciples the words of Scripture, "My zeal for Thy House will consume me."
Galatians 5:15 But if you bite and devour one another, be careful that you don't consume one another.
2 Thessalonians 2:8 And then shall that Wicked be revealed, whom the Lord shall consume with the spirit of his mouth, and shall destroy with the brightness of his coming:
2 Timothy 2:17 and their word will consume like gangrene, of whom is Hymenaeus and Philetus;
Hebrews 10:27 but a certain fearful expectation of judgment, and a fierceness of fire which will devour the adversaries. The Letter from James
James 4:3 Ye ask, and receive not, because ye ask amiss, that ye may consume it upon your lusts.
James 5:3 Your gold and your silver are corroded, and their corrosion will be for a testimony against you, and will eat your flesh like fire. You have laid up your treasure in the last days.
Genesis 18:23 Abraham drew near, and said, "Will you consume the righteous with the wicked?
Genesis 18:24 What if there are fifty righteous within the city? Will you consume and not spare the place for the fifty righteous who are in it?
Genesis 41:30 There will arise after them seven years of famine, and all the plenty will be forgotten in the land of Egypt. The famine will consume the land,
Exodus 32:10 Now therefore leave me alone, that my wrath may burn hot against them, and that I may consume them; and I will make of you a great nation."
Exodus 32:12 Why should the Egyptians speak, saying,'He brought them forth for evil, to kill them in the mountains, and to consume them from the surface of the earth?' Turn from your fierce wrath, and repent of this evil against your people.
Exodus 33:3 to a land flowing with milk and honey: for I will not go up in the midst of you, for you are a stiff-necked people, lest I consume you in the way."
Exodus 33:5 Yahweh said to Moses, "Tell the children of Israel,'You are a stiff-necked people. If I were to go up into your midst for one moment, I would consume you. Therefore now take off your jewelry from you, that I may know what to do to you.'"
Leviticus 26:16 I also will do this to you: I will appoint terror over you, even consumption and fever, that shall consume the eyes, and make the soul to pine away; and you will sow your seed in vain, for your enemies will eat it.
Leviticus 26:38 and ye have perished among the nations, and the land of your enemies hath consumed you.
Leviticus 26:39 And those who are left of you -- they consume away in their iniquity, in the lands of your enemies; and also in the iniquities of their fathers, with them they consume away.
Leviticus 26:44 and also even this, in their being in the land of their enemies, I have not rejected them, nor have I loathed them, to consume them, to break My covenant with them; for I 'am' Jehovah their God; --
Numbers 16:21 "Separate yourselves from among this congregation, that I may consume them in a moment!"
Numbers 16:45 "Get away from among this congregation, that I may consume them in a moment!" They fell on their faces.
Numbers 24:8 God brought him out of Egypt; he hath as it were the strength of a buffalo. He shall consume the nations his enemies, and break their bones, and with his arrows shall smite them in pieces.
Numbers 25:11 "Phinehas, the son of Eleazar, the son of Aaron the priest, has turned my wrath away from the children of Israel, in that he was jealous with my jealousy among them, so that I didn't consume the children of Israel in my jealousy.
Deuteronomy 5:25 Now therefore why should we die? For this great fire will consume us: if we hear the voice of Yahweh our God any more, then we shall die.
Deuteronomy 7:16 You shall consume all the peoples whom Yahweh your God shall deliver to you; your eye shall not pity them: neither shall you serve their gods; for that will be a snare to you.
Deuteronomy 7:22 Yahweh your God will cast out those nations before you by little and little: you may not consume them at once, lest the animals of the field increase on you.
Deuteronomy 28:21 Yahweh will make the pestilence cling to you, until he has consumed you from off the land, where you go in to possess it.
Deuteronomy 28:38 You shall carry much seed out into the field, and shall gather little in; for the locust shall consume it.
Deuteronomy 28:39 vineyards thou dost plant, and hast laboured, and wine thou dost not drink nor gather, for the worm doth consume it;
Deuteronomy 28:42 All thy trees and fruit of thy land shall the locust consume.
Deuteronomy 32:22 For a fire is kindled in mine anger, and shall burn unto the lowest hell, and shall consume the earth with her increase, and set on fire the foundations of the mountains.
Deuteronomy 32:23 I gather upon them evils, Mine arrows I consume upon them.
Joshua 24:20 If you forsake Yahweh, and serve foreign gods, then he will turn and do you evil, and consume you, after he has done you good."
Judges 9:15 "The bramble said to the trees,'If in truth you anoint me king over you, then come and take refuge in my shade; and if not, let fire come out of the bramble, and devour the cedars of Lebanon.'
Judges 9:20 Jotham ran away, and fled, and went to Beer, and lived there, for fear of Abimelech his brother.
1 Samuel 2:33 The man of yours, whom I shall not cut off from my altar, shall be to consume your eyes, and to grieve your heart; and all the increase of your house shall die in the flower of their age.
1 Samuel 15:6 and Saul saith unto the Kenite, 'Go, turn aside, go down from the midst of Amalek, lest I consume thee with it, and thou didst kindness with all the sons of Israel, in their going up out of Egypt;' and the Kenite turneth aside from the midst of Amalek.
2 Samuel 2:26 and Abner calleth unto Joab, and saith, 'For ever doth the sword consume? hast thou not known that it is bitterness in the latter end? and till when dost thou not say to the people to turn back from after their brethren?'
2 Samuel 22:39 I have consumed them, and struck them through, so that they can't arise. Yes, they have fallen under my feet.
1 Kings 14:10 Therefore, lo, I am bringing in evil unto the house of Jeroboam, and have cut off to Jeroboam those sitting on the wall -- shut up and left -- in Israel, and have put away the posterity of the house of Jeroboam, as one putteth away the dung till its consumption;
1 Kings 16:3 behold, I will utterly sweep away Baasha and his house; and I will make your house like the house of Jeroboam the son of Nebat.
1 Kings 21:21 Behold, I will bring evil on you, and will utterly sweep you away and will cut off from Ahab everyone who urinates against a wall, and him who is shut up and him who is left at large in Israel.
2 Kings 1:10 Elijah answered to the captain of fifty, "If I am a man of God, let fire come down from the sky, and consume you and your fifty!" Fire came down from the sky, and consumed him and his fifty.
2 Kings 1:12 Elijah answered them, "If I am a man of God, let fire come down from the sky, and consume you and your fifty!" The fire of God came down from the sky, and consumed him and his fifty.
2 Chronicles 7:13 If I restrain the heavens and there is no rain, and if I lay charge on the locust to consume the land, and if I send pestilence among My people --
2 Chronicles 8:8 of their children who were left after them in the land, whom the children of Israel didn't consume, of them did Solomon conscripted forced labor to this day.
Ezra 9:14 shall we again break your commandments, and join in affinity with the peoples that do these abominations? wouldn't you be angry with us until you had consumed us, so that there should be no remnant, nor any to escape?
Nehemiah 9:31 Nevertheless for thy great mercies' sake thou didst not utterly consume them, nor forsake them; for thou art a gracious and merciful God.
Esther 9:24 because Haman the son of Hammedatha, the Agagite, the enemy of all the Jews, had plotted against the Jews to destroy them, and had cast "Pur," that is the lot, to consume them, and to destroy them;
Job 5:5 whose harvest the hungry eats up, and take it even out of the thorns. The snare gapes for their substance.
Job 15:34 For the company of the godless shall be barren, and fire shall consume the tents of bribery.
Job 18:13 It consumeth the parts of his skin, Consume his parts doth death's first-born.
Job 20:18 He is giving back 'what' he laboured for, And doth not consume 'it'; As a bulwark 'is' his exchange, and he exults not.
Job 20:26 All darkness is laid up for his treasures. An unfanned fire shall devour him. It shall consume that which is left in his tent.
Job 22:20 saying,'Surely those who rose up against us are cut off. The fire has consumed the remnant of them.' cities which are not inhabited.
Job 24:19 Drought and heat consume the snow waters, so does Sheol those who have sinned.
Job 31:16 If I withhold from pleasure the poor, And the eyes of the widow do consume,
Psalms 21:9 You will make them as a fiery furnace in the time of your anger. Yahweh will swallow them up in his wrath. The fire shall devour them.
Psalms 37:20 But the wicked shall perish, and the enemies of the LORD shall be as the fat of lambs: they shall consume; into smoke shall they consume away.
Psalms 39:11 When you rebuke and correct man for iniquity, You consume his wealth like a moth. Surely every man is but a breath." Selah.
Psalms 59:13 Consume them in wrath. Consume them, and they will be no more. Let them know that God rules in Jacob, to the ends of the earth. Selah.
Psalms 74:11 Why do you draw back your hand, even your right hand? Take it out of your pocket and consume them!
Psalms 78:33 Therefore he consumed their days in vanity, and their years in terror.
Psalms 102:3 For my days consume away like smoke. My bones are burned as a firebrand.
Proverbs 30:14 A generation -- swords 'are' their teeth, And knives -- their jaw-teeth, To consume the poor from earth, And the needy from 'among' men.
Ecclesiastes 5:11 In the multiplying of good have its consumers been multiplied, and what benefit 'is' to its possessor except the sight of his eyes?
Ecclesiastes 10:12 The words of a wise man's mouth are sweet to all, but the lips of a foolish man are his destruction.
Isaiah 1:19 If ye are willing, and have hearkened, The good of the land ye consume,
Isaiah 5:17 And fed have lambs according to their leading, And waste places of the fat ones Do sojourners consume.
Isaiah 7:20 In that day the Lord will shave with a razor that is hired in the parts beyond the River, even with the king of Assyria, the head and the hair of the feet; and it shall also consume the beard.
Isaiah 10:17 And the light of Israel will be for a fire, and his Holy One for a flame: wasting and burning up his thorns in one day.
Isaiah 10:18 He will consume the glory of his forest, and of his fruitful field, both soul and body. It will be as when a standard bearer faints.
Isaiah 26:11 Yahweh, your hand is lifted up, yet they don't see; but they will see your zeal for the people, and be disappointed. Yes, fire will consume your adversaries.
Isaiah 27:10 For the fortified city is solitary, a habitation deserted and forsaken, like the wilderness. The calf will feed there, and there he will lie down, and consume its branches.
Isaiah 31:8 And fallen hath Asshur by sword, not of the high, Yea, a sword -- not of the low, doth consume him, And he hath fled for himself from the face of a sword, And his young men become tributary.
Isaiah 33:11 Ye conceive chaff, ye shall bring forth stubble; your breath is a fire that shall devour you.
Isaiah 43:2 When you go through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they will not go over you: when you go through the fire, you will not be burned; and the flame will have no power over you.
Isaiah 61:6 And ye are called 'Priests of Jehovah,' 'Ministers of our God,' is said of you, The strength of nations ye consume, And in their honour ye do boast yourselves.
Jeremiah 2:16 Also sons of Noph and Tahapanes Consume thee -- the crown of the head!
Jeremiah 5:14 For this reason the Lord, the God of armies, has said: Because you have said this, I will make my words in your mouth a fire, and this people wood, and they will be burned up by it.
Jeremiah 5:17 And it hath consumed thy harvest and thy bread, They consume thy sons, and thy daughters, It consumeth thy flock, and thy herd, It consumeth thy vine, and thy fig-tree, It maketh poor thy fenced cities, In which thou art trusting -- by the sword.
Jeremiah 8:13 I will utterly consume them, says Yahweh: there shall be no grapes on the vine, nor figs on the fig tree, and the leaf shall fade; and the things that I have given them shall pass away from them.
Jeremiah 8:16 From Dan hath been heard the snorting of his horses, From the voice of the neighings of his mighty ones, Trembled hath all the land, And they come in and consume the land and its fulness, The city and the inhabitants in it.
Jeremiah 10:25 Pour out your wrath on the nations that don't know you, and on the families that don't call on your name: for they have devoured Jacob, yes, they have devoured him and consumed him, and have laid waste his habitation.
Jeremiah 14:12 When they fast, I will not hear their cry; and when they offer burnt offering and meal offering, I will not accept them; but I will consume them by the sword, and by the famine, and by the pestilence.
Jeremiah 15:3 And I have appointed over them four kinds, an affirmation of Jehovah, The sword to slay, and the dogs to drag, And the fowl of the heavens, And the beast of the earth, to consume and to devour.
Jeremiah 17:27 And if ye do not hearken unto me to sanctify the day of rest, And so as not to bear a burden, And to come in at the gates of Jerusalem on the day of rest, Then I have kindled a fire in its gates, And it hath consumed the high places of Jerusalem, And it is not quenched!'
Jeremiah 21:14 And I have laid a charge against you, According to the fruit of your doings, An affirmation of Jehovah, And I have kindled a fire in its forest, And it hath consumed -- all its suburbs!
Jeremiah 22:22 All thy friends consume doth wind, And thy lovers into captivity do go, Surely then thou art ashamed, And hast blushed for all thy wickedness.
Jeremiah 27:8 It shall happen, that the nation and the kingdom which will not serve the same Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon, and that will not put their neck under the yoke of the king of Babylon, that nation will I punish, says Yahweh, with the sword, and with the famine, and with the pestilence, until I have consumed them by his hand.
Jeremiah 49:27 And I will kindle a fire in the wall of Damascus, and it shall consume the palaces of Benhadad.
Jeremiah 50:32 The proud one shall stumble and fall, and none shall raise him up; and I will kindle a fire in his cities, and it shall devour all who are around him.
Ezekiel 4:17 That they may want bread and water, and be astonied one with another, and consume away for their iniquity.
Ezekiel 7:15 The sword is outside, and the pestilence and the famine within: he who is in the field shall die with the sword: and he who is in the city, famine and pestilence shall devour him.
Ezekiel 13:13 Therefore thus says the Lord Yahweh: I will even tear it with a stormy wind in my wrath; and there shall be an overflowing shower in my anger, and great hailstones in wrath to consume it.
Ezekiel 15:7 And I have set My face against them, From the fire they have gone forth, And the fire doth consume them, And ye have known that I 'am' Jehovah, In My setting My face against them.
Ezekiel 20:13 But the house of Israel rebelled against me in the wilderness: they didn't walk in my statutes, and they rejected my ordinances, which if a man keep, he shall live in them; and my Sabbaths they greatly profaned. Then I said I would pour out my wrath on them in the wilderness, to consume them.
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