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grev'-us; grev'-us-li; grev'-us-nes: In addition to several of the words mentioned under GRIEF (which see), we have kabhedh ("heavy") 8 t, e.g. Genesis 12:10, "The famine was grievous in the land," the Revised Version (British and American) "sore"; marats ("powerful"), "a grievous curse" (1 Kings 2:8); cur, "to turn aside" (Jeremiah 6:28), "grievous revolters"; qasheh, "to make sharp" (1 Kings 12:4 2 Chronicles 10:4); tachalu'im (Jeremiah 16:4), "They shall die grievous deaths," the Revised Version, margin "deaths of sicknesses"; `athaq (Psalm 31:18), "which speak grievous things proudly," the Revised Version (British and American) "against the righteous insolently"; cheT, "sin" (Lamentations 1:8), "Jerus hath grievously sinned" (literally, "hath sinned a sin"); ma`al, "trespass" (Ezekiel 14:13), "trespassing grievously" (literally, "trespassing a trespass") the Revised Version (British and American) "committing a trespass"; kobhedh, "weight" (Isaiah 21:15), "grievousness"; barus, "heavy," "grievous wolves" (Acts 20:29), "grievous charges" (Acts 25:7), "His commandments are not grievous" (1 John 5:3); okneros, the Revised Version (British and American) "irksome" (Philippians 3:1); poneros, "evil" (Revelation 16:2), "a grievous sore"; dusbastaktos, "grievous to be borne" (Matthew 23:4 Luke 11:46); deinos, "greatly," "grievously tormented" (Matthew 8:6); kakos, "badly," "grievously vexed" (Matthew 15:22).

W. L. Walker

1171. deinos -- terribly, vehemently
... Part of Speech: Adverb Transliteration: deinos Phonetic Spelling: (di-noce') Short
Definition: vehemently, terribly Definition: vehemently, terribly, grievously ...
// - 6k

2560. kakos -- badly
... amiss, badly, grievously. From kakos; badly (physically or morally) -- amiss, diseased,
evil, grievously, miserably, sick, sore. see GREEK kakos. ...
// - 6k

Strong's Hebrew
4604. maal -- an unfaithful or treacherous act
... falsehood, grievously, sore, transgression, trespass, very. From ma'al; treachery,
ie Sin -- falsehood, grievously, sore, transgression, trespass, X very. ...
/hebrew/4604.htm - 6k

2342. chuwl -- to whirl, dance, writhe
... bear, make to bring forth, make to calve, dance, drive away, fall grievously
with pain Or chiyl {kheel}; a primitive root; properly ...
/hebrew/2342.htm - 6k

3513. kabad -- to be heavy, weighty, or burdensome
... abounding with, more grievously afflict, boast, be chargeable, be dim.
Or kabed {kaw-bade'}; a primitive root; to be heavy, ie In ...
/hebrew/3513.htm - 7k

4784. marah -- to be contentious or rebellious
... bitter, change, be disobedient, disobey, grievously, provocation, provoking.
A primitive root; to be (causatively, make) bitter (or ...
/hebrew/4784.htm - 6k

2399. chet -- a sin
... fault, grievously, offence, punishment of sin. From chata'; a crime or its penalty --
fault, X grievously, offence, (punishment of) sin. see HEBREW chata'. ...
/hebrew/2399.htm - 6k


Whether a Religious Sins More Grievously than a Secular by the ...
a religious sins more grievously than a secular by the same kind of sin? ...
/.../aquinas/summa theologica/whether a religious sins more.htm

"That those Grievously Sin who Despise or Neglect God's Gracious ...
... Chapter IX.""That Those Grievously Sin Who Despise or Neglect God's Gracious
Calling.". I could adduce ten thousand Scriptures ...
/.../clement/exhortation to the heathen/chapter ix that those grievously sin.htm

Of the Excitements of the Flesh, Without the Humiliation of which ...
... II. Second Conference of Abbot Moses. Chapter XVI. Of the excitements of the flesh,
without the humiliation of which we should fall more grievously. ...
/.../cassian/the works of john cassian /chapter xvi of the excitements.htm

Whether Adam's Sin was More Grievous than Eve's?
... he should live better, and give an example of good deeds to his wife, that she may
imitate him." Now he who ought to do better, sins more grievously, if he ...
/...// theologica/whether adams sin was more.htm

Whether in a Case of Divorce Husband and Wife Should be Judged on ...
... Therefore the wife sins more grievously in adultery than the husband, and
consequently they ought not to be judged on a par with each other. ...
// theologica/whether in a case of.htm

The Glory of Penitents and Pious People.
... Who is she? She is Mary Magdalen, the bright queen of Penitents, and the star
of hope to all who have grievously sinned in this world. ...
/.../boudreaux/the happiness of heaven/chapter xx the glory of.htm

Whether the Gravity of a Sin Depends on Its Cause?
... less grievous the sin: so much so that he who lacks the use of reason, is altogether
excused from sin, and he who sins through ignorance, sins less grievously. ...
// theologica/whether the gravity of a.htm

Whether the Unbelief of Pagans or Heathens is Graver than Other ...
... venerate the New Testament. Therefore they sin less grievously than heathens,
who receive neither Testament. On the contrary, It ...
/.../aquinas/summa theologica/whether the unbelief of pagans.htm

Whether a Sin is Aggravated by Reason of the Condition of the ...
... On the part of man himself, it is evident that he sins all the more grievously,
according as the person against whom he sins, is more united to him, either ...
/.../ theologica/whether a sin is aggravated.htm

The Blood-Shedding
... One is yonder soldier, who has been wounded on the field of battle, grievously wounded,
well nigh unto death; the surgeon is by his side, and the soldier asks ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 3 1857/the blood-shedding.htm

Grievously (17 Occurrences)
... Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia GRIEVOUS; GRIEVOUSLY; GREIEVOUSNESS.
grev'-us; grev'-us-li; grev'-us-nes: In addition to several ...
/g/grievously.htm - 14k

... Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia GRIEVOUS; GRIEVOUSLY; GREIEVOUSNESS.
grev'-us; grev'-us-li; grev'-us-nes: In addition to several ...
/g/greievousness.htm - 8k

Grievous (73 Occurrences)
... affliction; as, a grievous cry. Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. GRIEVOUS;
GRIEVOUSLY; GREIEVOUSNESS. grev'-us; grev'-us-li; grev ...
/g/grievous.htm - 31k

Palsy (12 Occurrences)
... Bennett conjectures that the centurion's palsied servant grievously tormented was
suffering from progressive paralysis with respiratory spasms (see PAIN). ...
/p/palsy.htm - 12k

Vexation (36 Occurrences)
... and American) "distressed";. pascho in Matthew 17:15 is "suffereth grievously";
kakoo in Acts 12:1 is "afflict," etc. So "vexation ...
/v/vexation.htm - 18k

Afflict (55 Occurrences)
... 2. (vt) To inflict some great injury or hurt upon, causing continued pain or mental
distress; to trouble grievously; to torment. 3. (vt) To make low or humble. ...
/a/afflict.htm - 23k

Second (2060 Occurrences)
... The apostle had been grievously wronged in the presence of the church, and
the Corinthians had not spontaneously resented the wrong. ...
/s/second.htm - 96k

Home (270 Occurrences)
... NIV). Matthew 8:6 And saying, Lord, my servant lieth at home sick of the palsy,
grievously tormented. (KJV WEY WBS NAS RSV NIV). Matthew ...
/h/ - 36k

Home (270 Occurrences)
... NIV). Matthew 8:6 And saying, Lord, my servant lieth at home sick of the palsy,
grievously tormented. (KJV WEY WBS NAS RSV NIV). Matthew ...
/h/home.htm - 36k

Vex (20 Occurrences)
... and American) "distressed";. pascho in Matthew 17:15 is "suffereth grievously";
kakoo in Acts 12:1 is "afflict," etc. So "vexation ...
/v/vex.htm - 14k

Bible Concordance
Grievously (17 Occurrences)

Matthew 8:6 and saying, "Lord, my servant lies in the house paralyzed, grievously tormented."

Matthew 15:22 And, behold, a woman of Canaan came out of the same coasts, and cried unto him, saying, Have mercy on me, O Lord, thou son of David; my daughter is grievously vexed with a devil.

Matthew 17:15 "Lord, have mercy on my son, for he is epileptic, and suffers grievously; for he often falls into the fire, and often into the water.

Mark 9:20 And they brought him unto him: and when he saw him, straightway the spirit tare him grievously; and he fell on the ground, and wallowed foaming.

Luke 9:42 And as he was yet a coming, the demon dashed him down, and tare 'him' grievously. But Jesus rebuked the unclean spirit, and healed the boy, and gave him back to his father.

1 Samuel 28:15 And Samuel said to Saul, Why hast thou disquieted me, to bring me up? And Saul answered, I am grievously distressed; for the Philistines make war against me, and God hath departed from me, and answereth me no more, neither by prophets, nor by dreams: therefore I have called thee, that thou mayest make known to me what I shall do.

2 Kings 20:3 I beseech thee, O LORD, remember now how I have walked before thee in truth and with a perfect heart, and have done that which is good in thy sight. And Hezekiah wept grievously.

Psalms 38:8 I am feeble and grievously broken: I have roared by reason of the disquietness of my heart.

Isaiah 9:1 Nevertheless the dimness shall not be such as was in her vexation, when at the first he lightly afflicted the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, and afterward did more grievously afflict her by the way of the sea, beyond Jordan, in Galilee of the nations.

Isaiah 59:11 We roar all like bears, and mourn grievously like doves: we look for judgment, and there is none; for salvation, but it is far from us.

Isaiah 64:12 Wilt thou refrain thyself for these things, O LORD? wilt thou hold thy peace, and grievously afflict us?

Jeremiah 23:19 Behold, a whirlwind of the LORD is gone forth in fury, even a grievous whirlwind: it shall fall grievously upon the head of the wicked.

Lamentations 1:8 Jerusalem has grievously sinned; therefore she is become as an unclean thing; all who honored her despise her, because they have seen her nakedness: yes, she sighs, and turns backward.

Lamentations 1:20 See, Yahweh; for I am in distress; my heart is troubled; My heart is turned within me; for I have grievously rebelled: Abroad the sword bereaves, at home there is as death.

Ezekiel 14:13 Son of man, when the land sinneth against me by trespassing grievously, then will I stretch out mine hand upon it, and will break the staff of the bread thereof, and will send famine upon it, and will cut off man and beast from it:

Ezekiel 25:12 Thus says the Lord Yahweh: Because Edom has dealt against the house of Judah by taking vengeance, and has greatly offended, and revenged himself on them;
(See RSV)

Zechariah 12:3 It will happen in that day, that I will make Jerusalem a burdensome stone for all the peoples. All who burden themselves with it will be severely wounded, and all the nations of the earth will be gathered together against it.
(See RSV)



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