Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (n.) An agreement; a covenant; a promise.
2. (adv.) Alt. of Forwards.
3. (a.) Near, or at the fore part; in advance of something else; as, the forward gun in a ship, or the forward ship in a fleet.
4. (a.) Ready; prompt; strongly inclined; in an ill sense, overready; to hasty.
5. (a.) Ardent; eager; earnest; in an ill sense, less reserved or modest than is proper; bold; confident; as, the boy is too forward for his years.
6. (a.) Advanced beyond the usual degree; advanced for season; as, the grass is forward, or forward for the season; we have a forward spring.
7. (v. t.) To help onward; to advance; to promote; to accelerate; to quicken; to hasten; as, to forward the growth of a plant; to forward one in improvement.
International Standard Bible EncyclopediaFORWARD; FORWARDNESS
for'-werd for'-werd-nes (hale'ah, naca`; spoudaios):
Greek4260. probaino -- to go forward
... to go forward. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: probaino Phonetic Spelling:
(prob-ah'-ee-no) Short Definition: I go forward Definition: I go forward ...
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4389. protrepo -- to turn forward, urge forward
4264. probibazo -- to lead forward, lead on
1901. epekteino -- to extend, mid. to stretch forward
4298. prokopto -- to cut forward (a way), advance
4281. proerchomai -- to go forward, go on
4312. propetes -- falling forward, headlong
4390. protrecho -- to run forward, ie run in advance
4274. prodromos -- a running forward, going in advance
4255. proaireo -- to bring forth or forward
Strong's Hebrew6277. athaq -- forward, arrogant
... 6276, 6277. athaq. 6278 . forward, arrogant. Transliteration: athaq
Phonetic Spelling: (aw-thawk') Short Definition: arrogantly. ...
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5265. nasa -- to pull out or up, set out, journey
3318. yatsa -- to go or come out
4605. maal -- above, upwards
5066. nagash -- to draw near, approach
1973. haleah -- out there, onwards, further
5674a. abar -- to pass over, through, or by, pass on
6924. qedem -- front, east, formerly
3943. laphath -- to twist, turn, grasp with a twisting motion
3276. yaal -- to confer or gain profit or benefit
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ThesaurusForward (252 Occurrences)
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Forwardness (2 Occurrences)
Stoop (10 Occurrences)
Armies (361 Occurrences)
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Bible ConcordanceForward (252 Occurrences)
Matthew 8:5 When he came into Capernaum, a centurion came to him, asking him,
Matthew 14:8 And she, being put forward by her mother, saith, Give me here on a platter the head of John the Baptist.
Matthew 21:19 And when he saw a fig tree in the way, he came to it, and found nothing thereon, but leaves only, and said unto it, Let no fruit grow on thee henceforward for ever. And presently the fig tree withered away.
Matthew 25:20 He who received the five talents came and brought another five talents, saying,'Lord, you delivered to me five talents. Behold, I have gained another five talents besides them.'
Matthew 25:22 "He also who got the two talents came and said,'Lord, you delivered to me two talents. Behold, I have gained another two talents besides them.'
Matthew 25:24 And he who had had the one talent came and said, Lord, I had knowledge that you are a hard man, getting in grain where you have not put seed, and making profits for which you have done no work:
Matthew 26:39 He went forward a little, fell on his face, and prayed, saying, "My Father, if it is possible, let this cup pass away from me; nevertheless, not what I desire, but what you desire."
Matthew 26:41 watch, and pray, that ye may not enter into temptation: the spirit indeed is forward, but the flesh weak.'
Matthew 26:50 and Jesus said to him, 'Comrade, for what art thou present?' Then having come near, they laid hands on Jesus, and took hold on him.
Matthew 26:60 and they found none. Even though many false witnesses came forward, they found none. But at last two false witnesses came forward,
Mark 3:3 "Come forward," said He to the man with the shrivelled arm.
Mark 3:10 for he did heal many, so that they threw themselves on him, in order to touch him -- as many as had plagues;
Mark 9:15 Immediately the whole multitude on beholding Him were astonished and awe-struck, and yet they ran forward and greeted Him.
Mark 10:35 And there come near to him James and John, the sons of Zebedee, saying, 'Teacher, we wish that whatever we may ask for ourselves, thou mayest do for us;'
Mark 12:28 Then one of the Scribes, who had heard them disputing and well knew that Jesus had given them an answer to the point, and a forcible one, came forward and asked Him, "Which is the chief of all the Commandments?"
Mark 12:34 Perceiving that the Scribe had answered wisely Jesus said to him, "You are not far from the Kingdom of God." No one from that time forward ventured to put any question to Him.
Mark 14:35 He went forward a little, and fell on the ground, and prayed that, if it were possible, the hour might pass away from him.
Mark 14:38 Watch ye and pray, that ye may not enter into temptation; the spirit indeed is forward, but the flesh weak.'
Mark 14:57 Then some came forward as witnesses and falsely declared,
Mark 14:60 The high priest stood up in the midst, and asked Jesus, "Have you no answer? What is it which these testify against you?"
Luke 1:48 Because He has not turned from His maidservant in her lowly position; For from this time forward all generations will account me happy,
Luke 2:38 and she, at that hour, having come in, was confessing, likewise, to the Lord, and was speaking concerning him, to all those looking for redemption in Jerusalem.
Luke 3:15 And the people are looking forward, and all are reasoning in their hearts concerning John, whether or not he may be the Christ;
Luke 5:10 And so were James and John, the sons of Zebedee, who were working with Simon. And Jesus said to Simon, Have no fear; from this time forward you will be a fisher of men.
Luke 6:8 But he had knowledge of their thoughts; and he said to the man whose hand was dead, Get up and come into the middle. And he got up and came forward.
Luke 19:4 and having run forward before, he went up on a sycamore, that he may see him, because through that 'way' he was about to pass by.
Luke 20:27 Next some of the Sadducees came forward (who deny that there is a Resurrection)
Luke 22:69 But from this time forward the Son of Man will be seated at the right hand of God's omnipotence."
Luke 23:14 said unto them, 'Ye brought to me this man as perverting the people, and lo, I before you having examined, found in this man no fault in those things ye bring forward against him;
John 8:4 And putting her forward, they said to him, Master, this woman has been taken in the very act of sinning against the married relation.
John 8:6 They asked this in order to put Him to the test, so that they might have some charge to bring against Him. But Jesus leant forward and began to write with His finger on the ground.
John 8:8 Then He leant forward again, and again began to write on the ground.
John 11:53 So from that day forward they took counsel that they might put him to death.
John 13:19 From this time forward I tell you things before they happen, in order that when they do happen you may believe that I am He.
John 14:7 If you--all of you--knew me, you would fully know my Father also. From this time forward you know Him and have seen Him."
John 18:4 Then Jesus, having knowledge of everything which was coming on him, went forward and said to them, Who are you looking for?
John 20:4 And the two ran together, and the other disciple ran forward faster than Peter, and came first to the tomb,
Acts 1:23 They put forward two, Joseph called Barsabbas, who was surnamed Justus, and Matthias.
Acts 6:11 Then they privately put forward men who declared, "We have heard him speak blasphemous things against Moses and against God."
Acts 6:13 Here they brought forward false witnesses who declared, "This fellow is incessantly speaking against the Holy Place and the Law.
Acts 12:6 and when Herod was about to bring him forth, the same night was Peter sleeping between two soldiers, having been bound with two chains, guards also before the door were keeping the prison,
Acts 15:3 they indeed, then, having been sent forward by the assembly, were passing through Phenice and Samaria, declaring the conversion of the nations, and they were causing great joy to all the brethren.
Acts 19:33 They brought Alexander out of the multitude, the Jews putting him forward. Alexander beckoned with his hand, and would have made a defense to the people.
Acts 22:25 But as they stretched him forward with the thongs, Paul said to the centurion who stood by, Is it lawful for you to scourge a man who is a Roman and uncondemned?
Acts 27:21 And when they had been without food for a long time, Paul got up among them and said, Friends, it would have been better if you had given attention to me and not gone sailing out from Crete, to undergo this damage and loss.
Acts 27:39 And when the day came, they were not discerning the land, but a certain creek were perceiving having a beach, into which they took counsel, if possible, to thrust forward the ship,
Romans 3:25 He it is whom God put forward as a Mercy-seat, rendered efficacious through faith in His blood, in order to demonstrate His righteousness-- because of the passing over, in God's forbearance, of the sins previously committed--
Romans 15:24 I hope, as soon as ever I extend my travels into Spain, to see you on my way and be helped forward by you on my journey, when I have first enjoyed being with you for a time.
1 Corinthians 13:4 Love is patient and kind. Love knows neither envy nor jealousy. Love is not forward and self-assertive, nor boastful and conceited.
1 Corinthians 16:6 and I shall make some stay with you perhaps, or even spend the winter with you, in order that you may help me forward, whichever way I travel.
1 Corinthians 16:11 Therefore let no one despise him. But set him forward on his journey in peace, that he may come to me; for I expect him with the brothers.
2 Corinthians 1:16 and by you to pass into Macedonia, and again from Macedonia to come to you, and to be sent forward by you on my journey to Judea.
2 Corinthians 5:16 For this reason, from this time forward we have knowledge of no man after the flesh: even if we have had knowledge of Christ after the flesh, we have no longer any such knowledge.
2 Corinthians 8:10 And herein I give my advice: for this is expedient for you, who have begun before, not only to do, but also to be forward a year ago.
2 Corinthians 8:17 For indeed he accepted the exhortation; but being more forward, of his own accord he went unto you.
2 Corinthians 11:20 for ye bear, if any one is bringing you under bondage, if any one doth devour, if any one doth take away, if any one doth exalt himself, if any one on the face doth smite you;
2 Corinthians 11:21 I say this by way of shaming ourselves, as if we had been feeble. But if anyone puts himself forward (I am talking like a foolish person), I will do the same.
Galatians 2:10 Only they would that we should remember the poor; the same which I also was forward to do.
Philippians 3:13 Brothers, I don't regard myself as yet having taken hold, but one thing I do. Forgetting the things which are behind, and stretching forward to the things which are before,
Philippians 3:14 I go forward to the mark, even the reward of the high purpose of God in Christ Jesus.
2 Thessalonians 2:4 Who puts himself against all authority, lifting himself up over all which is named God or is given worship; so that he takes his seat in the Temple of God, putting himself forward as God.
2 Thessalonians 3:1 For the rest, my brothers, let there be prayer for us that the word of the Lord may go forward with increasing glory, even as it does with you;
1 Timothy 1:3 It was my desire, when I went on into Macedonia, that you might make a stop at Ephesus, to give orders to certain men not to put forward a different teaching,
1 Timothy 4:15 Have a care for these things; give yourself to them with all your heart, so that all may see how you go forward.
Titus 1:7 For it is necessary for a Bishop to be a man of virtue, as God's servant; not pushing himself forward, not quickly moved to wrath or blows, not desiring profit for himself;
Titus 3:13 Help Zenas the lawyer forward on his journey with special care, and Apollos, so that they may have all they require.
Hebrews 9:16 For where there is a legal 'will,' there must also be a death brought forward in evidence--the death of him who made it.
Hebrews 10:33 This was partly through allowing yourselves to be made a public spectacle amid reproaches and persecutions, and partly through coming forward to share the sufferings of those who were thus treated.
Hebrews 11:10 for he continually looked forward to the city which has the foundations, whose architect and builder is God.
Hebrews 11:26 Judging a part in the shame of Christ to be better than all the wealth of Egypt; for he was looking forward to his reward.
2 Peter 2:1 But there were false prophets among the people, as there will be false teachers among you, who will secretly put forward wrong teachings for your destruction, even turning away from the Lord who gave himself for them; whose destruction will come quickly, and they themselves will be the cause of it.
2 Peter 3:12 eagerly looking forward to the coming of the day of God, by reason of which the heavens, all ablaze, will be destroyed, and the elements will melt in the fierce heat?
2 Peter 3:13 and for new heavens and a new earth according to His promise we do wait, in which righteousness doth dwell;
2 Peter 3:14 wherefore, beloved, these things waiting for, be diligent, spotless and unblameable, by Him to be found in peace,
2 John 1:9 Whosoever goes forward and abides not in the doctrine of the Christ has not God. He that abides in the doctrine, he has both the Father and the Son.
3 John 1:6 They have testified about your love before the assembly. You will do well to send them forward on their journey in a manner worthy of God,
Genesis 2:14 And the name of the third river is Hiddekel: that is it which flows forward toward Asshur. And the fourth river, that is Euphrates.
Genesis 19:9 They said, "Stand back!" Then they said, "This one fellow came in to live as a foreigner, and he appoints himself a judge. Now will we deal worse with you, than with them!" They pressed hard on the man Lot, and drew near to break the door.
Genesis 26:13 And the man waxed great, and went forward, and grew until he became very great:
Exodus 14:15 Yahweh said to Moses, "Why do you cry to me? Speak to the children of Israel, that they go forward.
Exodus 15:22 Then Moses took Israel forward from the Red Sea, and they went out into the waste land of Shur; and for three days they were in the waste land where there was no water.
Exodus 33:1 And the Lord said to Moses, Go forward from this place, you and the people whom you have taken up out of the land of Egypt, to that land about which I made an oath to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, saying, To your seed will I give it.
Exodus 40:36 And whenever the cloud was taken up from the House, the children of Israel went forward on their journey:
Leviticus 8:6 Moses brought Aaron and his sons, and washed them with water.
Leviticus 8:13 And Moses bringeth near the sons of Aaron, and doth clothe them 'with' coats, and girdeth them 'with' girdles, and bindeth for them turbans, as Jehovah hath commanded Moses.
Leviticus 8:24 He brought Aaron's sons; and Moses put some of the blood on the tip of their right ear, and on the thumb of their right hand, and on the great toe of their right foot; and Moses sprinkled the blood around on the altar.
Leviticus 10:4 And Moses called Mishael and Elzaphan, the sons of Uzziel the uncle of Aaron, and said unto them: 'Draw near, carry your brethren from before the sanctuary out of the camp.'
Leviticus 10:5 So they drew near, and carried them in their coats out of the camp, as Moses had said.
Leviticus 16:20 And when he hath made an end of atoning for the holy place, and the tent of meeting, and the altar, he shall present the live goat.
Numbers 1:51 And when the tabernacle setteth forward, the Levites shall take it down: and when the tabernacle is to be pitched, the Levites shall set it up: and the stranger that cometh nigh shall be put to death.
Numbers 2:9 The number of all the armies of Judah was a hundred and eighty-six thousand, four hundred. They go forward first.
Numbers 2:16 The number of all the armies of Reuben together came to a hundred and fifty-one thousand, four hundred and fifty. They go forward second.
Numbers 2:17 Then the tabernacle of the congregation shall set forward with the camp of the Levites in the midst of the camp: as they encamp, so shall they set forward, every man in his place by their standards.
Numbers 2:24 All that were numbered of the camp of Ephraim were an hundred thousand and eight thousand and an hundred, throughout their armies. And they shall go forward in the third rank.
Numbers 2:31 The number of all the armies in the tents of Dan was a hundred and fifty-seven thousand, six hundred. They will go forward last, by their flags.
Numbers 2:34 And the children of Israel did according to all that the LORD commanded Moses: so they pitched by their standards, and so they set forward, every one after their families, according to the house of their fathers.
Numbers 4:5 When the camp moves forward, Aaron shall go in, and his sons, and they shall take down the veil of the screen, and cover the ark of the Testimony with it,
Numbers 4:15 "When Aaron and his sons have finished covering the sanctuary, and all the furniture of the sanctuary, as the camp moves forward; after that, the sons of Kohath shall come to carry it: but they shall not touch the sanctuary, lest they die. These things are the burden of the sons of Kohath in the Tent of Meeting.
Numbers 8:3 Aaron did so. He lit its lamps to light the area in front of the lampstand, as Yahweh commanded Moses.
Numbers 8:9 And make the Levites come forward in front of the Tent of meeting, and let all the children of Israel come together:
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