Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (a.) Sick.
2. (v. t.) To go in search of; to look for; to search for; to try to find.
3. (v. t.) To inquire for; to ask for; to solicit; to beseech.
4. (v. t.) To try to acquire or gain; to strive after; to aim at; as, to seek wealth or fame; to seek one's life.
5. (v. t.) To try to reach or come to; to go to; to resort to.
Greek2212. zeteo -- to seek
... to seek. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: zeteo Phonetic Spelling:
(dzay-teh'-o) Short Definition: I seek, search for, desire Definition: I seek, search ...
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1567. ekzeteo -- to seek out, demand, inquire
327. anazeteo -- to seek carefully
1567a. ekzeteo -- to seek out, demand, inquire
5389. philotimeomai -- to love or seek after honor
1934. epizeteo -- to inquire for
4802. suzeteo -- to examine together, hence to dispute
2206. zeloo -- to be jealous
2340. thereuo -- to hunt
1748. enedreuo -- to lie in wait for, to plot
Strong's Hebrew1875. darash -- to resort to, seek
... 1874, 1875. darash. 1876 . to resort to, seek. Transliteration: darash Phonetic
Spelling: (daw-rash') Short Definition: seek. Word Origin a prim. ...
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1239. baqar -- to inquire, seek
1245. baqash -- to seek
1156. bea -- to ask, seek
7125. qirah -- against he come, help, meet, seek, to, in the way
2620. chasah -- to seek refuge
8446. tur -- to seek out, spy out, explore
5756. uz -- to take or seek refuge
1240. beqar -- to inquire, seek
7836. shachar -- to look early or diligently for
Seek First the Kingdom.
'Seek Ye' --'I Will Seek'
Thou Didst Seek the Gloom,
I Will Arise and Seek Thy Face,
How Then do I Seek Thee, O Lord? for when I Seek Thee...
All Ye who Seek a Comfort Sure
Seek Ye a Patron to Defend?
But You Will Perhaps Seek to Know the Cause of this Error of ...
We Seek a Rest Beyond the Skies,
Invitation to Seek the Better Country.
ThesaurusSeek (368 Occurrences)
... 4. (vt) To try to acquire or gain; to strive after; to aim at; as, to seek wealth
or fame; to seek one's life. ... Multi-Version Concordance Seek (368 Occurrences). ...
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Dishonor (47 Occurrences)
Meek (23 Occurrences)
Confounded (64 Occurrences)
Meekness (14 Occurrences)
Eagerly (36 Occurrences)
Dishonored (17 Occurrences)
Spiritists (8 Occurrences)
Sue (2 Occurrences)
Earnestly (78 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceSeek (368 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 6:32 For the Gentiles seek after all these things, for your heavenly Father knows that you need all these things.
Matthew 6:33 But seek first God's Kingdom, and his righteousness; and all these things will be given to you as well.
Matthew 7:7 "Ask, and it will be given you. Seek, and you will find. Knock, and it will be opened for you.
Matthew 12:39 But he answered them, "An evil and adulterous generation seeks after a sign, but no sign will be given it but the sign of Jonah the prophet.
Matthew 16:4 An evil and adulterous generation seeks after a sign, and there will be no sign given to it, except the sign of the prophet Jonah." He left them, and departed.
Matthew 18:12 "What do you think? If a man has one hundred sheep, and one of them goes astray, doesn't he leave the ninety-nine, go to the mountains, and seek that which has gone astray?
Matthew 28:5 The angel answered the women, "Don't be afraid, for I know that you seek Jesus, who has been crucified.
Mark 1:37 And when they had found him, they said unto him, All men seek for thee.
Mark 3:32 And the multitude sat about him, and they said unto him, Behold, thy mother and thy brethren without seek for thee.
Mark 8:12 He sighed deeply in his spirit, and said, "Why does this generation seek a sign? Most certainly I tell you, no sign will be given to this generation."
Mark 16:6 He said to them, "Don't be amazed. You seek Jesus, the Nazarene, who has been crucified. He has risen. He is not here. Behold, the place where they laid him!
Luke 6:27 "But to you who are listening to me I say, Love your enemies; seek the welfare of those who hate you;
Luke 11:9 "I tell you, keep asking, and it will be given you. Keep seeking, and you will find. Keep knocking, and it will be opened to you.
Luke 11:29 When the multitudes were gathering together to him, he began to say, "This is an evil generation. It seeks after a sign. No sign will be given to it but the sign of Jonah, the prophet.
Luke 12:29 Don't seek what you will eat or what you will drink; neither be anxious.
Luke 12:30 For the nations of the world seek after all of these things, but your Father knows that you need these things.
Luke 12:31 But seek God's Kingdom, and all these things will be added to you.
Luke 13:24 "Strive to enter in by the narrow door, for many, I tell you, will seek to enter in, and will not be able.
Luke 15:8 Or what woman, if she had ten drachma coins, if she lost one drachma coin, wouldn't light a lamp, sweep the house, and seek diligently until she found it?
Luke 17:33 Whoever seeks to save his life loses it, but whoever loses his life preserves it.
Luke 19:10 For the Son of Man came to seek and to save that which was lost."
Luke 24:5 Becoming terrified, they bowed their faces down to the earth. They said to them, "Why do you seek the living among the dead?
John 1:38 Then Jesus turned, and saw them following, and saith unto them, What seek ye? They said unto him, Rabbi, (which is to say, being interpreted, Master,) where dwellest thou?
John 4:23 But the hour comes, and now is, when the true worshippers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for the Father seeks such to be his worshippers.
John 4:27 And upon this came his disciples, and marvelled that he talked with the woman: yet no man said, What seekest thou? or, Why talkest thou with her?
John 5:30 I can of myself do nothing. As I hear, I judge, and my judgment is righteous; because I don't seek my own will, but the will of my Father who sent me.
John 5:44 How can you believe, who receive glory from one another, and you don't seek the glory that comes from the only God?
John 6:26 Jesus answered them, "Most certainly I tell you, you seek me, not because you saw signs, but because you ate of the loaves, and were filled.
John 6:38 For I have left Heaven and have come down to earth not to seek my own pleasure, but to do the will of Him who sent me.
John 7:18 He who speaks from himself seeks his own glory, but he who seeks the glory of him who sent him is true, and no unrighteousness is in him.
John 7:19 Didn't Moses give you the law, and yet none of you keeps the law? Why do you seek to kill me?"
John 7:20 The multitude answered, "You have a demon! Who seeks to kill you?"
John 7:25 Therefore some of them of Jerusalem said, "Isn't this he whom they seek to kill?
John 7:34 You will seek me, and won't find me; and where I am, you can't come."
John 7:36 What is this word that he said,'You will seek me, and won't find me; and where I am, you can't come'? "
John 8:21 Jesus said therefore again to them, "I am going away, and you will seek me, and you will die in your sins. Where I go, you can't come."
John 8:37 I know that you are Abraham's seed, yet you seek to kill me, because my word finds no place in you.
John 8:40 But now you seek to kill me, a man who has told you the truth, which I heard from God. Abraham didn't do this.
John 8:50 But I don't seek my own glory. There is one who seeks and judges.
John 13:33 Little children, I will be with you a little while longer. You will seek me, and as I said to the Jews,'Where I am going, you can't come,' so now I tell you.
John 16:19 Jesus, therefore, knew that they were wishing to ask him, and he said to them, 'Concerning this do ye seek one with another, because I said, A little while, and you do not behold me, and again a little while, and ye shall see me?
John 18:4 Jesus therefore, knowing all things that should come upon him, went forth, and said unto them, Whom seek ye?
John 18:7 Then asked he them again, Whom seek ye? And they said, Jesus of Nazareth.
John 18:8 Jesus answered, "I told you that I am he. If therefore you seek me, let these go their way,"
John 20:15 Jesus saith unto her, Woman, why weepest thou? whom seekest thou? She, supposing him to be the gardener, saith unto him, Sir, if thou have borne him hence, tell me where thou hast laid him, and I will take him away.
Acts 9:11 And the Lord said to him, Rise up and go into the street which is called Straight, and seek in the house of Judas one by name Saul, he is of Tarsus: for, behold, he is praying,
Acts 10:19 While Peter was pondering the vision, the Spirit said to him, "Behold, three men seek you.
Acts 10:21 Peter went down to the men, and said, "Behold, I am he whom you seek. Why have you come?"
Acts 11:25 Then departed Barnabas to Tarsus, for to seek Saul:
Acts 15:17 That the rest of men may seek after the Lord; All the Gentiles who are called by my name, Says the Lord, who does all these things.
Acts 17:27 that they should seek the Lord, if perhaps they might reach out for him and find him, though he is not far from each one of us.
Acts 19:39 But if you seek anything about other matters, it will be settled in the regular assembly.
Acts 20:30 and that from among your own selves men will rise up who will seek with their perverse talk to draw away the disciples after them.
Acts 25:11 For if I have done wrong, and have committed anything worthy of death, I don't refuse to die; but if none of those things is true that they accuse me of, no one can give me up to them. I appeal to Caesar!"
Romans 2:7 to those who by patience in well-doing seek for glory, honor, and incorruptibility, eternal life;
Romans 9:32 Why? Because they didn't seek it by faith, but as it were by works of the law. They stumbled over the stumbling stone;
Romans 10:20 Isaiah is very bold, and says, "I was found by those who didn't seek me. I was revealed to those who didn't ask for me."
Romans 11:3 "Lord, they have killed your prophets, they have broken down your altars; and I am left alone, and they seek my life."
Romans 11:7 What then? That which Israel seeks for, that he didn't obtain, but the chosen ones obtained it, and the rest were hardened.
Romans 12:19 Don't seek revenge yourselves, beloved, but give place to God's wrath. For it is written, "Vengeance belongs to me; I will repay, says the Lord."
Romans 15:1 As for us who are strong, our duty is to bear with the weaknesses of those who are not strong, and not seek our own pleasure.
Romans 15:3 For even the Christ did not seek His own pleasure. His principle was, "The reproaches which they addressed to Thee have fallen on me."
1 Corinthians 1:22 For Jews ask for signs, Greeks seek after wisdom,
1 Corinthians 7:18 Was anyone called having been circumcised? Let him not become uncircumcised. Has anyone been called in uncircumcision? Let him not be circumcised.
1 Corinthians 7:27 Are you bound to a wife? Don't seek to be freed. Are you free from a wife? Don't seek a wife.
1 Corinthians 10:24 Let no one seek his own, but each one his neighbor's good.
1 Corinthians 10:33 even as I also please all men in all things, not seeking my own profit, but the profit of the many, that they may be saved.
1 Corinthians 12:31 But always seek to excel in the greater gifts. And now I will point out to you a way of life which transcends all others.
1 Corinthians 13:5 doesn't behave itself inappropriately, doesn't seek its own way, is not provoked, takes no account of evil;
1 Corinthians 14:1 Pursue the love, and seek earnestly the spiritual things, and rather that ye may prophecy,
1 Corinthians 14:12 So also you, since you are zealous for spiritual gifts, seek that you may abound to the building up of the assembly.
2 Corinthians 6:4 On the contrary, as God's servants, we seek their full approval--by unwearied endurance, by afflictions, by distress, by helplessness;
2 Corinthians 8:21 For we seek not only God's approval of our integrity, but man's also.
2 Corinthians 12:14 Behold, this is the third time I am ready to come to you, and I will not be a burden to you; for I seek not your possessions, but you. For the children ought not to save up for the parents, but the parents for the children.
2 Corinthians 13:3 seeing that you seek a proof of Christ who speaks in me; who toward you is not weak, but is powerful in you.
Galatians 1:10 For am I now seeking the favor of men, or of God? Or am I striving to please men? For if I were still pleasing men, I wouldn't be a servant of Christ.
Galatians 2:17 But if, while we seek to be justified by Christ, we ourselves also are found sinners, is therefore Christ the minister of sin? God forbid.
Galatians 4:17 They zealously seek you in no good way. No, they desire to alienate you, that you may seek them.
Philippians 2:21 For they all seek their own, not the things of Jesus Christ.
Philippians 4:17 Not that I seek for the gift, but I seek for the fruit that increases to your account.
Colossians 3:1 If then you were raised together with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, seated on the right hand of God.
1 Thessalonians 2:6 nor seeking glory from men (neither from you nor from others), when we might have claimed authority as apostles of Christ.
1 Thessalonians 4:11 and to seek earnestly to be quiet and mind your own affairs, and work with your own hands, even as we charged you,
1 Thessalonians 5:15 See to it that no one ever repays another with evil for evil; but always seek opportunities of doing good both to one another and to all the world.
2 Timothy 2:15 Earnestly seek to commend yourself to God as a servant who, because of his straightforward dealing with the word of truth, has no reason to feel any shame.
Hebrews 11:6 Without faith it is impossible to be well pleasing to him, for he who comes to God must believe that he exists, and that he is a rewarder of those who seek him.
Hebrews 11:14 For those who say such things make it clear that they are seeking a country of their own.
Hebrews 11:16 but now they seek a better, that is, a heavenly; wherefore God is not ashamed of them, to be called their God; for he has prepared for them a city.
Hebrews 13:14 For we don't have here an enduring city, but we seek that which is to come.
1 Peter 1:10 concerning which salvation seek out and search out did prophets who concerning the grace toward you did prophecy,
1 Peter 3:11 Let him turn away from evil, and do good. Let him seek peace, and pursue it.
2 Peter 3:1 This letter which I am now writing to you, dear friends, is my second letter. In both my letters I seek to revive in your honest minds the memory of certain things,
2 Peter 3:14 Therefore, dear friends, since you have these expectations, earnestly seek to be found in His presence, free from blemish or reproach, in peace.
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.
Genesis 25:22 and the children struggle together within her, and she saith, 'If 'it is' right -- why 'am' I thus?' and she goeth to seek Jehovah.
Genesis 31:39 the torn I have not brought in unto thee -- I, I repay it -- from my hand thou dost seek it; I have been deceived by day, and I have been deceived by night;
Genesis 37:16 And he said, I seek my brethren: tell me, I pray thee, where they feed their flocks.
Genesis 43:18 The men were afraid, because they were brought to Joseph's house; and they said, "Because of the money that was returned in our sacks at the first time, we're brought in; that he may seek occasion against us, attack us, and seize us as slaves, along with our donkeys."
Exodus 4:19 And Jehovah saith unto Moses in Midian, 'Go, turn back to Egypt, for all the men have died who seek thy life;'
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