Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (n.) The race that proceeds from a progenitor; offspring to the furthest generation; the aggregate number of persons who are descended from an ancestor of a generation; descendants; -- contrasted with ancestry; as, the posterity of Abraham.
Greek2455. Ioudas -- Judah, Judas, the name of several Israelites, also ...
... Of Hebrew origin (Yhuwdah); Judas (ie Jehudah), the name of ten Israelites; also
of the posterity of one of them and its region -- Juda(-h, -s); Jude. ...
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4690. sperma -- that which is sown, ie seed
Strong's Hebrew5220. neked -- progeny, posterity
... 5219, 5220. neked. 5221 . progeny, posterity. Transliteration: neked
Phonetic Spelling: (neh'-ked) Short Definition: posterity. ...
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6002. Amaleq -- a descendant of Esau, also his posterity
5209. nin -- offspring, posterity
319. acharith -- the after-part, end
2233. zera -- a sowing, seed, offspring
1755. dor -- period, generation, dwelling
2234. zera -- a seed
8422. Tubal -- a son of Japheth, also his desc. and their land
5983. Ammon -- a people living East of the Jordan
3478. Yisrael -- "God strives," another name of Jacob and his desc ...
Concerning the Posterity of Adam, and the Ten Generations from Him ...
After what Manner the Posterity of Noah Sent Out Colonies, and ...
Abraham: his Posterity.
Of the Word of the Lord to Abraham, by which it was Promised to ...
The Patriarchs and Prophets by Pointing Out the Advent of Christ ...
How is Original Sin Conveyed from Our First Parents unto their ...
How those that Stirred up this Sedition were Destroyed, According ...
Through Adam's Sin his Whole Posterity were Corrupted, and were ...
Concerning Abimelech; and Concerning Ismael the Son of Abraham ...
The Influence of St. Augustin Upon Posterity, and his Relation to ...
ThesaurusPosterity (38 Occurrences)
... the aggregate number of persons who are descended from an ancestor of a generation;
descendants; -- contrasted with ancestry; as, the posterity of Abraham. ...
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Bible ConcordancePosterity (38 Occurrences)
Luke 1:55 In fulfillment of His promises to our forefathers--For Abraham and his posterity for ever."
Acts 3:25 "You are the heirs of the Prophets, and of the Covenant which God made with your forefathers when He said to Abraham, 'And through your posterity all the families of the world shall be blessed.'
Acts 7:5 But he gave him no inheritance in it, no, not a single square yard of ground. And yet He promised to bestow the land as a permanent possession on him and his posterity after him--and promised this at a time when Abraham was childless.
Acts 7:6 And God declared that Abraham's posterity should for four hundred years make their home in a country not their own, and be reduced to slavery and be oppressed.
Acts 8:33 In His humiliation justice was denied Him. Who will make known His posterity? For He is destroyed from among men."
Acts 13:23 From this man's seed, God has brought salvation to Israel according to his promise,
Romans 1:3 who, as regards His human descent, belonged to the posterity of David,
Romans 4:13 Again, the promise that he should inherit the world did not come to Abraham or his posterity conditioned by Law, but by faith-righteousness.
Romans 4:18 Under utterly hopeless circumstances he hopefully believed, so that he might become the forefather of many nations, in agreement with the words "Equally numerous shall your posterity be."
Romans 9:7 nor because they are Abraham's true children. But the promise was "Through Isaac shall your posterity be reckoned."
Romans 9:8 In other words, it is not the children by natural descent who count as God's children, but the children made such by the promise are regarded as Abraham's posterity.
Romans 9:29 As Isaiah has said before, "Unless the Lord of Armies had left us a seed, we would have become like Sodom, and would have been made like Gomorrah."
Romans 11:1 I ask then, Has God cast off His People? No, indeed. Why, I myself am an Israelite, of the posterity of Abraham and of the tribe of Benjamin.
Hebrews 11:18 with regard to whom he had been told, "It is through Isaac that your posterity shall be traced."
Genesis 21:23 Now, therefore, swear to me here by God that you will not deal falsely with me, nor with my son, nor with my son's son. But according to the kindness that I have done to you, you shall do to me, and to the land in which you have lived as a foreigner."
Genesis 45:7 And God sent me before you to preserve you a posterity in the earth, and to save your lives by a great deliverance.
Numbers 9:10 Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, If any man of you or of your posterity shall be unclean by reason of a dead body, or be in a journey afar off, yet he shall keep the passover unto the LORD.
Numbers 21:30 We have shot at them. Heshbon has perished even to Dibon. We have laid waste even to Nophah, Which reaches to Medeba."
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 take away the posterity of Baasha, and the posterity of his house; and will make thy house like the house of Jeroboam the son of Nebat.
1 Kings 21:21 Behold, I will bring evil upon thee, and will take away thy posterity, and will cut off from Ahab him that pisseth against the wall, and him that is shut up and left in Israel,
Job 18:19 He shall have neither son nor grandson among his people, nor any remaining where he sojourned.
Psalms 21:10 You will destroy their descendants from the earth, their posterity from among the children of men.
Psalms 22:30 Posterity shall serve him. Future generations shall be told about the Lord.
Psalms 37:37 Mark the perfect man, and see the upright, for there is a future for the man of peace.
Psalms 37:38 As for transgressors, they shall be destroyed together. The future of the wicked shall be cut off.
Psalms 49:13 This their way is their folly: yet their posterity approve their sayings. Selah.
Psalms 102:28 The children of your servants will continue. Their seed will be established before you."
Psalms 109:13 Let his posterity be cut off. In the generation following let their name be blotted out.
Proverbs 23:18 For, is there a posterity? Then thy hope is not cut off.
Proverbs 24:14 So 'is' the knowledge of wisdom to thy soul, If thou hast found that there is a posterity And thy hope is not cut off.
Proverbs 24:20 For there is not a posterity to the evil, The lamp of the wicked is extinguished.
Isaiah 14:22 For I will come up against them, says the Lord of armies, cutting off from Babylon name and offspring, son and son's son, says the Lord.
Jeremiah 29:11 For I have known the thoughts that I am thinking towards you -- an affirmation of Jehovah; thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give to you posterity and hope.
Jeremiah 50:21 Against the land of Merathaim: Go up against it, and unto the inhabitants of Pekod, Waste and devote their posterity, An affirmation of Jehovah, And do according to all that I have commanded thee.
Ezekiel 23:25 And I have set My jealousy against thee, And they have dealt with thee in fury, Thy nose and thine ears they turn aside, And thy posterity by sword falleth, They, thy sons and thy daughters do take away, And thy posterity is devoured by fire.
Daniel 11:4 When he shall stand up, his kingdom shall be broken, and shall be divided toward the four winds of the sky, but not to his posterity, nor according to his dominion with which he ruled; for his kingdom shall be plucked up, even for others besides these.
Amos 4:2 The Lord GOD hath sworn by his holiness, that, lo, the days shall come upon you, that he will take you away with hooks, and your posterity with fishhooks.
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