Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (superl.) Fixed; hence, closely compressed; compact; substantial; hard; solid; -- applied to the matter of bodies; as, firm flesh; firm muscles, firm wood.
2. (superl.) Not easily excited or disturbed; unchanging in purpose; fixed; steady; constant; stable; unshaken; not easily changed in feelings or will; strong; as, a firm believer; a firm friend; a firm adherent.
3. (superl.) Solid; -- opposed to fluid; as, firm land.
4. (superl.) Indicating firmness; as, a firm tread; a firm countenance.
5. (n.) The name, title, or style, under which a company transacts business; a partnership of two or more persons; a commercial house; as, the firm of Hope & Co.
6. (v.) To fix; to settle; to confirm; to establish.
Greek949. bebaios -- firm, secure
... firm, secure. Part of Speech: Adjective Transliteration: bebaios Phonetic Spelling:
(beb'-ah-yos) Short Definition: firm, steadfast, enduring Definition: firm ...
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4731. stereos -- hard, firm
4739. steko -- to stand, spec. stand firm
4732. stereoo -- to make firm, strengthen
805. asphalizo -- to make firm, secure
1476. hedraios -- sitting, steadfast
2476. histemi -- to make to stand, to stand
277. ametakinetos -- immovable
186. aklines -- unbending
4517. rhonnumi -- to strengthen, be strong
Strong's Hebrew3559. kun -- to be firm
... 3558, 3559. kun. 3560 . to be firm. Transliteration: kun Phonetic Spelling:
(koon) Short Definition: established. Word Origin a prim. ...
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2388. chazaq -- to be or grow firm or strong, strengthen
3624. kelach -- firm or rugged strength
2342b. chul -- to be firm, strong
723b. aruz -- firm, strong
3332. yatsaq -- to pour, cast, flow
230. azda -- sure, assured
1277. bari -- fat
5975. amad -- to take one's stand, stand
8631. teqeph -- to grow strong
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ThesaurusFirm (111 Occurrences)
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Bible ConcordanceFirm (111 Occurrences)
Matthew 10:22 You will be hated by all men for my name's sake, but he who endures to the end will be saved.
Matthew 13:21 yet he has no root in himself, but endures for a while. When oppression or persecution arises because of the word, immediately he stumbles.
Matthew 24:13 but those who stand firm to the End shall be saved.
Mark 4:17 They have no root in themselves, but are short-lived. When oppression or persecution arises because of the word, immediately they stumble.
Mark 13:13 You will be objects of universal hatred because you are called by my name, but those who stand firm to the End will be saved.
Luke 8:13 Those on the rock are they who, when they hear, receive the word with joy; but these have no root, who believe for a while, then fall away in time of temptation.
Luke 21:19 "By your endurance you will win your lives.
John 8:44 The father whose sons you are is the Devil; and you desire to do what gives him pleasure. *He* was a murderer from the beginning, and does not stand firm in the truth--for there is no truth in him. Whenever he utters his lie, he utters it out of his own store; for he is a liar, and the father of lies.
Acts 26:22 Having, however, obtained the help which is from God, I have stood firm until now, and have solemnly exhorted rich and poor alike, saying nothing except what the Prophets and Moses predicted as soon to happen,
1 Corinthians 7:37 But if a father stands firm in his resolve, being free from all external constraint and having a legal right to act as he pleases, and in his own mind has come to the decision to keep his daughter unmarried, he will do well.
1 Corinthians 10:12 Therefore let him who thinks he stands be careful that he doesn't fall.
1 Corinthians 11:2 Now I praise you, brothers, that you remember me in all things, and hold firm the traditions, even as I delivered them to you.
1 Corinthians 15:58 Therefore, my dear brethren, be firm, unmovable, busily occupied at all times in the Lord's work, knowing that your toil is not fruitless in the Lord.
1 Corinthians 16:13 Watch! Stand firm in the faith! Be courageous! Be strong!
2 Corinthians 1:7 Our hope for you is steadfast, knowing that, since you are partakers of the sufferings, so also are you of the comfort.
2 Corinthians 1:10 He it is who rescued us from so imminent a death, and will do so again; and we have a firm hope in Him that He will also rescue us in all the future,
2 Corinthians 1:21 and He who is confirming you with us into Christ, and did anoint us, 'is' God,
2 Corinthians 1:24 Not that we have lordship over your faith, but are fellow workers with you for your joy. For you stand firm in faith.
Galatians 5:1 Stand firm therefore in the liberty by which Christ has made us free, and don't be entangled again with a yoke of bondage.
Ephesians 6:11 Put on the complete armour of God, so as to be able to stand firm against all the stratagems of the Devil.
Ephesians 6:13 Therefore, put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to withstand in the evil day, and, having done all, to stand.
Ephesians 6:14 Stand therefore, first fastening round you the girdle of truth and putting on the breastplate of uprightness
Ephesians 6:15 as well as the shoes of the Good News of peace-- a firm foundation for your feet.
Philippians 1:27 Only let your manner of life be worthy of the Good News of Christ, that, whether I come and see you or am absent, I may hear of your state, that you stand firm in one spirit, with one soul striving for the faith of the Good News;
Philippians 4:1 Therefore, my brothers, beloved and longed for, my joy and crown, so stand firm in the Lord, my beloved.
Colossians 1:23 if, indeed, you are still firmly holding to faith as your foundation, without ever shifting from your hope that rests on the Good News that you have heard, which has been proclaimed in the whole creation under Heaven, and in which I Paul have been appointed to serve.
Colossians 2:5 For if indeed in the flesh I am absent, yet I am with you in spirit, rejoicing and seeing your order, and the firmness of your faith in Christ.
Colossians 4:12 Epaphras, who is one of yourselves, a bondservant of Jesus Christ, sends greetings to you, always wrestling on your behalf in his prayers, that you may stand firm--Christians of ripe character and of clear conviction as to everything which is God's will.
1 Thessalonians 3:8 because now we live if ye stand firm in the Lord.
2 Thessalonians 2:15 So then, brothers, stand firm, and hold the traditions which you were taught by us, whether by word, or by letter.
1 Timothy 6:19 laying up in store for themselves a good foundation against the time to come, that they may lay hold of eternal life.
2 Timothy 2:19 However God's firm foundation stands, having this seal, "The Lord knows those who are his," and, "Let every one who names the name of the Lord depart from unrighteousness."
Titus 1:9 holding to the faithful word which is according to the teaching, that he may be able to exhort in the sound doctrine, and to convict those who contradict him.
Hebrews 2:2 For if the word which was spoken by angels was firm, and every transgression and disobedience received just retribution,
Hebrews 3:6 but Christ is faithful as a Son over his house; whose house we are, if we hold fast our confidence and the glorying of our hope firm to the end.
Hebrews 3:14 For we have become partakers of Christ, if we hold fast the beginning of our confidence firm to the end:
Hebrews 6:19 which we have as anchor of the soul, both secure and firm, and entering into that within the veil,
James 5:8 You also be patient. Establish your hearts, for the coming of the Lord is at hand.
1 Peter 5:9 Withstand him, firm in your faith; knowing that your brethren in other parts of the world are passing through just the same experiences.
1 Peter 5:10 And God, the giver of all grace, who has called you to share His eternal glory, through Christ, after you have suffered for a short time, will Himself make you perfect, firm, and strong.
1 Peter 5:12 Through Silvanus, our faithful brother, as I consider him, I have written to you briefly, exhorting, and testifying that this is the true grace of God in which you stand.
2 Peter 1:19 And we have more firm the prophetic word, to which we do well giving heed, as to a lamp shining in a dark place, till day may dawn, and a morning star may arise -- in your hearts;
Genesis 49:24 But his bow abideth firm, And the arms of his hands are supple By the hands of the Mighty One of Jacob. From thence is the shepherd, the stone of Israel:
Exodus 14:13 Moses said to the people, "Don't be afraid. Stand still, and see the salvation of Yahweh, which he will work for you today: for the Egyptians whom you have seen today, you shall never see them again.
Exodus 15:8 With the blast of your nostrils, the waters were piled up. The floods stood upright as a heap. The deeps were congealed in the heart of the sea.
Numbers 24:21 And he saw the Kenites, and took up his parable, and said, Firm is thy dwelling-place, and thy nest fixed in the rock;
Joshua 3:17 The priests who bore the ark of the covenant of Yahweh stood firm on dry ground in the middle of the Jordan; and all Israel passed over on dry ground, until all the nation had passed completely over the Jordan.
Joshua 4:3 and command them, saying,'Take from out of the middle of the Jordan, out of the place where the priests' feet stood firm, twelve stones, and carry them over with you, and lay them down in the lodging place, where you will lodge tonight.'"
Joshua 4:9 And twelve stones did Joshua set up in the midst of the Jordan, in the place where the feet of the priests who bore the ark of the covenant had stood firm; and they are there to this day.
Joshua 23:6 "Therefore be very courageous to keep and to do all that is written in the book of the law of Moses, that you not turn aside from it to the right hand or to the left;
2 Samuel 7:16 And thy house and thy kingdom shall be made firm for ever before thee: thy throne shall be established for ever.
2 Samuel 15:24 and lo, also Zadok, and all the Levites with him, bearing the ark of the covenant of God, and they make the ark of God firm, and Abiathar goeth up, till the completion of all the people to pass over out of the city.
2 Samuel 23:10 He arose, and smote the Philistines until his hand was weary, and his hand clave unto the sword; and Jehovah wrought a great victory that day; and the people returned after him only to take spoil.
1 Chronicles 16:30 Tremble before him, all the earth. The world also is established that it can't be moved.
1 Chronicles 28:7 And I will establish his kingdom for ever, if he be firm to do my commandments and mine ordinances, as at this day.
2 Chronicles 1:9 Now, Jehovah Elohim, let thy word unto David my father be firm; for thou hast made me king over a people numerous as the dust of the earth.
2 Chronicles 15:7 But as for you, be firm and let not your hands be weak; for there is a reward for your deeds.
2 Chronicles 17:1 Jehoshaphat his son reigned in his place, and strengthened himself against Israel.
2 Chronicles 20:17 You shall not need to fight in this battle : set yourselves, stand still, and see the salvation of Yahweh with you, O Judah and Jerusalem; don't be afraid, nor be dismayed: tomorrow go out against them: for Yahweh is with you.
Ezra 9:8 Now for a little moment grace has been shown from Yahweh our God, to leave us a remnant to escape, and to give us a nail in his holy place, that our God may lighten our eyes, and give us a little reviving in our bondage.
Nehemiah 9:38 Yet for all this we make a sure covenant, and write it; and our princes, our Levites, and our priests, seal to it.
Nehemiah 11:23 For there was a commandment from the king concerning them, and a settled provision for the singers, as every day required.
Job 2:3 And Jehovah said to Satan, Hast thou considered my servant Job, that there is none like him on the earth, a perfect and an upright man, one that feareth God and abstaineth from evil? and still he remaineth firm in his integrity, though thou movedst me against him, to swallow him up without cause.
Job 2:9 And his wife said to him, Dost thou still remain firm in thine integrity? curse God and die.
Job 4:4 Your words have supported him who was falling, You have made firm the feeble knees.
Job 11:15 For then thou liftest up thy face from blemish, And thou hast been firm, and fearest not.
Job 28:2 Iron from the dust is taken, And 'from' the firm stone brass.
Job 29:6 When washing my goings with butter, And the firm rock 'is' with me rivulets of oil.
Job 36:5 "Behold, God is mighty, and doesn't despise anyone. He is mighty in strength of understanding.
Job 37:18 Hast thou with him spread out the sky, firm, like a molten mirror?
Job 41:23 The flakes of his flesh are joined together. They are firm on him. They can't be moved.
Job 41:24 His heart is as firm as a stone, yes, firm as the lower millstone.
Psalms 10:5 His ways are firm at all times; Thy judgments are far above out of his sight: As for all his adversaries, he puffeth at them.
Psalms 20:8 They are bowed down and fallen, but we rise up, and stand upright.
Psalms 30:7 You, Yahweh, when you favored me, made my mountain stand strong; but when you hid your face, I was troubled.
Psalms 33:9 For he spoke, and it was done. He commanded, and it stood firm.
Psalms 33:11 The counsel of Yahweh stands fast forever, the thoughts of his heart to all generations.
Psalms 37:23 A man's goings are established by Yahweh. He delights in his way.
Psalms 40:2 He brought me up also out of a horrible pit, out of the miry clay. He set my feet on a rock, and gave me a firm place to stand.
Psalms 73:4 For there are no struggles in their death, but their strength is firm.
Psalms 75:3 The earth and all its inhabitants quake. I firmly hold its pillars. Selah.
Psalms 78:13 He split the sea, and caused them to pass through. He made the waters stand as a heap.
Psalms 78:37 For their heart was not firm toward him, neither were they stedfast in his covenant.
Psalms 89:2 I indeed declare, "Love stands firm forever. You established the heavens. Your faithfulness is in them."
Psalms 89:4 I will establish your seed forever, and build up your throne to all generations.'" Selah.
Psalms 89:28 I will keep my loving kindness for him forevermore. My covenant will stand firm with him.
Psalms 89:37 It shall be established for ever as the moon, and the witness in the sky is firm. Selah.
Psalms 93:5 Your statutes stand firm. Holiness adorns your house, Yahweh, forevermore.
Psalms 112:7 He will not be afraid of evil news. His heart is steadfast, trusting in Yahweh.
Psalms 119:89 Yahweh, your word is settled in heaven forever.
Proverbs 4:13 Take firm hold of instruction. Don't let her go. Keep her, for she is your life.
Proverbs 4:26 Keep a watch on your behaviour; let all your ways be rightly ordered.
Proverbs 8:28 When he made firm the skies above, When the fountains of the deep became strong,
Proverbs 10:25 When the whirlwind passes, the wicked is no more; but the righteous stand firm forever.
Proverbs 12:7 Evil-doers are overturned and never seen again, but the house of upright men will keep its place.
Proverbs 12:12 The resting-place of the sinner will come to destruction, but the root of upright men is for ever.
Isaiah 7:9 And the head of Ephraim is Samaria, and the head of Samaria is Remaliah's son. If you will not have faith, your kingdom will be broken.
Isaiah 22:17 Behold, Yahweh will overcome you and hurl you away violently. Yes, he will grasp you firmly.
Isaiah 22:23 And I will put him like a nail in a safe place; and he will be for a seat of glory to his father's family.
Isaiah 22:25 In that day -- an affirmation of Jehovah of Hosts, Moved is the nail that is fixed In a stedfast place, Yea, it hath been cut down, and hath fallen, And cut off hath been the burden that 'is' on it, For Jehovah hath spoken!'
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