Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary(v. i.) To run away, as from danger or evil; to avoid in an alarmed or cowardly manner; to hasten off; -- usually with from. This is sometimes omitted, making the verb transitive.
International Standard Bible EncyclopediaFLEE
Greek2703. katapheugo -- to flee for refuge
... to flee for refuge. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: katapheugo Phonetic Spelling:
(kat-af-yoo'-go) Short Definition: I flee for refuge Definition: I flee ...
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5343. pheugo -- to flee
1628. ekpheugo -- to flee away
668. apopheugo -- to flee from
1309. diapheugo -- to flee through, escape
5401. phobos -- panic flight, fear, the causing of fear, terror
1377. dioko -- to put to flight, pursue, by impl. to persecute
1633. ekchoreo -- to depart, withdraw
Strong's Hebrew1272. barach -- to go through, flee
... 1271, 1272. barach. 1273 . to go through, flee. Transliteration: barach Phonetic
Spelling: (baw-rakh') Short Definition: fled. Word Origin a prim. ...
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5127. nus -- to flee, escape
5074. nadad -- to retreat, flee, depart, stray, wander, flutter
5111. nud -- to flee
5323. natsa -- flee
5132. nuts -- flee away, bud forth
5075. nedad -- to flee
5110. nud -- to move to and fro, wander, flutter, show grief
5756. uz -- to take or seek refuge
3680. kasah -- to cover
If it is Wrong to Flee, it is Worse to Persecute.
Far Let Me Flee from Worldly Sin,
A Time to Flee and a Time to Stay.
Flee Away, My Beloved, and be Thou Like to a Roe or to a Young ...
April 4. "Resist the Devil and He Will Flee" (James iv. 7).
A Good Teaching How a Man Shall Flee These Deceits, and Work More ...
The Evil one Wailed "Where Now, is There a Place for Me to Flee to ...
Until the Day Break and the Shadows Flee Away, Turn, My Beloved ...
Until the Day Break and the Shadows Flee Away, I Will Get Me to ...
Turn Away Thine Eyes from Me, Because they have Made Me to Flee ...
ThesaurusFlee (187 Occurrences)
... This is sometimes omitted, making the verb transitive. Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia.
FLEE. fle. See FLY. Multi-Version Concordance Flee (187 Occurrences). ...
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Manslayer (20 Occurrences)
Unintentionally (20 Occurrences)
Kills (38 Occurrences)
Killeth (23 Occurrences)
Unawares (14 Occurrences)
Slayer (23 Occurrences)
Fleeing (38 Occurrences)
Thither (119 Occurrences)
Unwittingly (17 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceFlee (187 Occurrences)
Matthew 2:13 Now when they had departed, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream, saying, "Arise and take the young child and his mother, and flee into Egypt, and stay there until I tell you, for Herod will seek the young child to destroy him."
Matthew 3:7 But when he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees coming for his baptism, he said to them, "You offspring of vipers, who warned you to flee from the wrath to come?
Matthew 8:33 and those feeding did flee, and, having gone to the city, they declared all, and the matter of the demoniacs.
Matthew 10:23 But when they persecute you in this city, flee into the next, for most certainly I tell you, you will not have gone through the cities of Israel, until the Son of Man has come.
Matthew 24:16 then let those who are in Judea flee to the mountains.
Mark 5:14 And those feeding the swine did flee, and told in the city, and in the fields, and they came forth to see what it is that hath been done;
Mark 13:14 But when you see the abomination of desolation, spoken of by Daniel the prophet, standing where it ought not (let the reader understand), then let those who are in Judea flee to the mountains,
Mark 14:52 and he, having left the linen cloth, did flee from them naked.
Luke 3:7 He said therefore to the multitudes who went out to be baptized by him, "You offspring of vipers, who warned you to flee from the wrath to come?
Luke 21:21 Then let those who are in Judea flee to the mountains. Let those who are in the midst of her depart. Let those who are in the country not enter therein.
John 10:5 They will by no means follow a stranger, but will flee from him; for they don't know the voice of strangers."
John 10:13 The hired hand flees because he is a hired hand, and doesn't care for the sheep.
Acts 14:6 they having become aware, did flee to the cities of Lycaonia, Lystra, and Derbe, and to the region round about,
Acts 19:16 And the man, in whom was the evil spirit, leaping upon them, and having overcome them, prevailed against them, so that naked and wounded they did flee out of that house,
Acts 27:30 As the sailors were trying to flee out of the ship, and had lowered the boat into the sea, pretending that they would lay out anchors from the bow,
1 Corinthians 6:18 Flee sexual immorality! "Every sin that a man does is outside the body," but he who commits sexual immorality sins against his own body.
1 Corinthians 10:14 Therefore, my beloved, flee from idolatry.
1 Timothy 6:11 But you, man of God, flee these things, and follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, and gentleness.
2 Timothy 2:22 Flee from youthful lusts; but pursue righteousness, faith, love, and peace with those who call on the Lord out of a pure heart.
Hebrews 6:18 that through two immutable things, in which 'it is' impossible for God to lie, a strong comfort we may have who did flee for refuge to lay hold on the hope set before 'us',
Hebrews 11:34 quenched the power of fire, escaped the edge of the sword, from weakness were made strong, grew mighty in war, and caused foreign armies to flee.
James 4:7 Be subject therefore to God. But resist the devil, and he will flee from you.
Revelation 9:6 In those days people will seek death, and will in no way find it. They will desire to die, and death will flee from them.
Revelation 12:6 and the woman did flee to the wilderness, where she hath a place made ready from God, that there they may nourish her -- days a thousand, two hundred, sixty.
Revelation 16:20 and every island did flee away, and mountains were not found,
Revelation 20:11 And I saw a great white throne, and Him who is sitting upon it, from whose face the earth and the heaven did flee away, and place was not found for them;
Genesis 14:10 And the valley of Siddim 'is' full of bitumen-pits; and the kings of Sodom and Gomorrah flee, and fall there, and those left have fled to the mountain.
Genesis 16:8 He said, "Hagar, Sarai's handmaid, where did you come from? Where are you going?" She said, "I am fleeing from the face of my mistress Sarai."
Genesis 19:17 It came to pass, when they had taken them out, that he said, "Escape for your life! Don't look behind you, and don't stay anywhere in the plain. Escape to the mountains, lest you be consumed!"
Genesis 19:19 See now, your servant has found favor in your sight, and you have magnified your loving kindness, which you have shown to me in saving my life. I can't escape to the mountain, lest evil overtake me, and I die.
Genesis 19:20 See now, this city is near to flee to, and it is a little one. Oh let me escape there (isn't it a little one?), and my soul will live."
Genesis 27:43 Now therefore, my son, obey my voice. Arise, flee to Laban, my brother, in Haran.
Genesis 31:20 and Jacob deceiveth the heart of Laban the Aramaean, because he hath not declared to him that he is fleeing;
Genesis 31:27 Why did you flee secretly, and deceive me, and didn't tell me, that I might have sent you away with mirth and with songs, with tambourine and with harp;
Genesis 35:1 And God said unto Jacob, Arise, go up to Beth-el, and dwell there: and make there an altar unto God, who appeared unto thee when thou fleddest from the face of Esau thy brother.
Exodus 9:20 Those who feared the word of Yahweh among the servants of Pharaoh made their servants and their livestock flee into the houses.
Exodus 14:25 He took off their chariot wheels, and they drove them heavily; so that the Egyptians said, "Let's flee from the face of Israel, for Yahweh fights for them against the Egyptians!"
Exodus 21:13 but not if it is unintentional, but God allows it to happen: then I will appoint you a place where he shall flee.
Leviticus 26:17 I will set my face against you, and you will be struck before your enemies. Those who hate you will rule over you; and you will flee when no one pursues you.
Leviticus 26:36 "'As for those of you who are left, I will send a faintness into their hearts in the lands of their enemies: and the sound of a driven leaf will put them to flight; and they shall flee, as one flees from the sword; and they will fall when no one pursues.
Numbers 10:35 It happened, when the ark went forward, that Moses said, "Rise up, Yahweh, and let your enemies be scattered! Let those who hate you flee before you!"
Numbers 24:11 Therefore now flee you to your place! I thought to promote you to great honor; but, behold, Yahweh has kept you back from honor."
Numbers 35:6 "The cities which you shall give to the Levites, they shall be the six cities of refuge, which you shall give for the manslayer to flee to: and besides them you shall give forty-two cities.
Numbers 35:11 then you shall appoint you cities to be cities of refuge for you, that the manslayer who kills any person unwittingly may flee there.
Numbers 35:15 For the children of Israel, and for the stranger and for the foreigner living among them, shall these six cities be for refuge; that everyone who kills any person unwittingly may flee there.
Numbers 35:26 "'But if the manslayer shall at any time go beyond the border of his city of refuge, where he flees,
Numbers 35:32 and ye take no atonement for him to flee unto the city of his refuge, to turn back to dwell in the land, until the death of the priest.
Deuteronomy 4:42 that the manslayer might flee there, who kills his neighbor unawares, and didn't hate him in time past; and that fleeing to one of these cities he might live:
Deuteronomy 19:3 You shall prepare you the way, and divide the borders of your land, which Yahweh your God causes you to inherit, into three parts, that every manslayer may flee there.
Deuteronomy 19:4 This is the case of the manslayer, that shall flee there and live: whoever kills his neighbor unawares, and didn't hate him in time past;
Deuteronomy 19:5 as when a man goes into the forest with his neighbor to chop wood, and his hand fetches a stroke with the axe to cut down the tree, and the head slips from the handle, and lights on his neighbor, so that he dies; he shall flee to one of these cities and live:
Deuteronomy 19:11 But if any man hates his neighbor, and lies in wait for him, and rises up against him, and strikes him mortally so that he dies, and he flees into one of these cities;
Deuteronomy 28:7 Yahweh will cause your enemies who rise up against you to be struck before you. They will come out against you one way, and will flee before you seven ways.
Deuteronomy 28:25 Yahweh will cause you to be struck before your enemies; you shall go out one way against them, and shall flee seven ways before them: and you shall be tossed back and forth among all the kingdoms of the earth.
Deuteronomy 32:30 How doth one pursue a thousand, And two cause a myriad to flee! If not -- that their rock hath sold them, And Jehovah hath shut them up?
Joshua 7:4 And there go up of the people thither about three thousand men, and they flee before the men of Ai,
Joshua 8:5 I, and all the people who are with me, will approach to the city. It shall happen, when they come out against us, as at the first, that we will flee before them.
Joshua 8:6 They will come out after us, until we have drawn them away from the city; for they will say,'They flee before us, like the first time.' So we will flee before them,
Joshua 8:15 And Joshua and all Israel 'seem' stricken before them, and flee the way of the wilderness,
Joshua 8:20 When the men of Ai looked behind them, they saw, and behold, the smoke of the city ascended up to heaven, and they had no power to flee this way or that way. The people who fled to the wilderness turned back on the pursuers.
Joshua 8:22 And the others went out of the city against them; so they were in the midst of Israel, some on this side, and some on that side; and they smote them, until they let none of them escape or flee away.
Joshua 10:16 And these five kings flee, and are hidden in a cave at Makkedah,
Joshua 20:3 that the manslayer who kills any person accidentally or unintentionally may flee there. They shall be to you for a refuge from the avenger of blood.
Joshua 20:4 He shall flee to one of those cities, and shall stand at the entrance of the gate of the city, and declare his cause in the ears of the elders of that city. They shall take him into the city with them, and give him a place, that he may live among them.
Joshua 20:9 These were the appointed cities for all the children of Israel, and for the stranger who sojourns among them, that whoever kills any person unintentionally might flee there, and not die by the hand of the avenger of blood, until he stands before the congregation.
Judges 7:21 And they stand each in his place, round about the camp, and all the camp runneth, and they shout, and flee;
Judges 8:12 and Zebab and Zalmunna flee, and he pursueth after them, and captureth the two kings of Midian, Zebah and Zalmunna, and all the camp he hath caused to tremble.
Judges 9:51 and a strong tower hath been in the midst of the city, and thither flee do all the men and the women, and all the masters of the city, and they shut 'it' behind them, and go up on the roof of the tower.
Judges 20:32 The children of Benjamin said, "They are struck down before us, as at the first." But the children of Israel said, "Let us flee, and draw them away from the city to the highways."
Judges 20:45 and they turn and flee toward the wilderness, unto the rock of Rimmon; and they glean of them in the highways five thousand men, and follow after them unto Gidom, and smite of them two thousand men.
Judges 20:47 and there turn and flee into the wilderness, unto the rock of Rimmon six hundred men, and they dwell in the rock Rimmon four months.
1 Samuel 4:10 And the Philistines fight, and Israel is smitten, and they flee each to his tents, and the blow is very great, and there fall of Israel thirty thousand footmen;
1 Samuel 17:24 and all the men of Israel when they see the man flee from his presence, and are greatly afraid.
1 Samuel 17:51 and David runneth and standeth over the Philistine, and taketh his sword, and draweth it out of its sheath, and putteth him to death, and cutteth off with it his head; and the Philistines see that their hero 'is' dead, and flee.
1 Samuel 19:8 And there addeth to be war, and David goeth out and fighteth against the Philistines, and smiteth among them -- a great smiting, and they flee from his face.
1 Samuel 31:1 And the Philistines are fighting against Israel, and the men of Israel flee from the face of the Philistines, and fall wounded in mount Gilboa,
1 Samuel 31:7 And they see -- the men of Israel, who 'are' beyond the valley, and who 'are' beyond the Jordan -- that the men of Israel have fled, and that Saul and his sons have died, and they forsake the cities and flee, and Philistines come in, and dwell in them.
2 Samuel 4:3 and the Beerothites flee to Gittaim, and are there sojourners unto this day.
2 Samuel 4:4 Now Jonathan, Saul's son, had a son who was lame of his feet. He was five years old when the news came of Saul and Jonathan out of Jezreel; and his nurse took him up, and fled: and it happened, as she made haste to flee, that he fell, and became lame. His name was Mephibosheth.
2 Samuel 10:13 And Joab draweth nigh, and the people who 'are' with him, to battle against Aram, and they flee from his presence;
2 Samuel 10:14 and the Bene-Ammon have seen that Aram hath fled, and they flee from the presence of Abishai, and go in to the city; and Joab turneth back from the Bene-Ammon, and cometh in to Jerusalem.
2 Samuel 13:29 And the young men of Absalom do to Amnon as Absalom commanded, and rise do all the sons of the king, and they ride, each on his mule, and flee.
2 Samuel 15:14 David said to all his servants who were with him at Jerusalem, "Arise, and let us flee; for else none of us shall escape from Absalom. Make speed to depart, lest he overtake us quickly, and bring down evil on us, and strike the city with the edge of the sword."
2 Samuel 17:2 I will come on him while he is weary and exhausted, and will make him afraid. All the people who are with him shall flee. I will strike the king only;
2 Samuel 18:3 But the people said, "You shall not go forth; for if we flee away, they will not care for us; neither if half of us die, will they care for us. But you are worth ten thousand of us. Therefore now it is better that you are ready to help us out of the city."
2 Samuel 19:3 The people snuck into the city that day, as people who are ashamed steal away when they flee in battle.
2 Samuel 24:13 So Gad came to David, and told him, and said to him, "Shall seven years of famine come to you in your land? Or will you flee three months before your foes while they pursue you? Or shall there be three days' pestilence in your land? Now answer, and consider what answer I shall return to him who sent me."
1 Kings 2:39 And it cometh to pass, at the end of three years, that flee do two of the servants of Shimei unto Achish son of Maachah, king of Gath, and they declare to Shimei, saying, 'Lo, thy servants 'are' in Gath;'
1 Kings 12:18 Then king Rehoboam sent Adoram, who was over the men subject to forced labor; and all Israel stoned him to death with stones. King Rehoboam made speed to get him up to his chariot, to flee to Jerusalem.
1 Kings 20:30 And those left flee to Aphek, unto the city, and the wall falleth on twenty and seven chief men who are left, and Ben-Hadad hath fled, and cometh in unto the city, into the innermost part.
2 Kings 3:24 And they come in unto the camp of Israel, and the Israelites rise, and smite the Moabites, and they flee from their face; and they enter into Moab, so as to smite Moab,
2 Kings 7:7 And they rise and flee in the twilight, and forsake their tents, and their horses, and their asses -- the camp as it 'is' -- and flee for their life.
2 Kings 9:3 Then take the vial of oil, and pour it on his head, and say,'Thus says Yahweh, "I have anointed you king over Israel."' Then open the door, flee, and don't wait."
2 Kings 14:12 and Judah is smitten before Israel, and they flee each to his tent.
2 Kings 19:21 This is the word that Yahweh has spoken concerning him: "The virgin daughter of Zion has despised you and ridiculed you. The daughter of Jerusalem has shaken her head at you.
1 Chronicles 8:13 and Beriah and Shema, (they 'are' the heads of fathers to the inhabitants of Aijalon -- they caused to flee the inhabitants of Gath),
1 Chronicles 10:1 And the Philistines have fought with Israel, and the men of Israel flee from the face of the Philistines, and fall wounded in mount Gilboa,
1 Chronicles 10:7 And all the men of Israel who 'are' in the valley see that they have fled, and that Saul and his sons have died, and they forsake their cities and flee, and the Philistines come and dwell in them.
1 Chronicles 12:15 these 'are' they who have passed over the Jordan in the first month, -- and it is full over all its banks -- and cause all 'they of' the valley to flee to the east and to the west.
1 Chronicles 19:14 And Joab draweth nigh, and the people who 'are' with him, before Aram to battle, and they flee from his face;
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