Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (superl.) Luxuriant in growth; of vigorous growth; exuberant; grown to immoderate height; as, rank grass; rank weeds.
2. (superl.) Raised to a high degree; violent; extreme; gross; utter; as, rank heresy.
3. (superl.) Causing vigorous growth; producing luxuriantly; very rich and fertile; as, rank land.
4. (superl.) Strong-scented; rancid; musty; as, oil of a rank smell; rank-smelling rue.
5. (superl.) Strong to the taste.
6. (superl.) Inflamed with venereal appetite.
7. (adv.) Rankly; stoutly; violently.
8. (n. & v.) A row or line; a range; an order; a tier; as, a rank of osiers.
9. (n. & v.) A line of soldiers ranged side by side; -- opposed to file. See 1st File, 1 (a).
10. (n. & v.) Grade of official standing, as in the army, navy, or nobility; as, the rank of general; the rank of admiral.
11. (n. & v.) An aggregate of individuals classed together; a permanent social class; an order; a division; as, ranks and orders of men; the highest and the lowest ranks of men, or of other intelligent beings.
12. (n. & v.) Degree of dignity, eminence, or excellence; position in civil or social life; station; degree; grade; as, a writer of the first rank; a lawyer of high rank.
13. (n. & v.) Elevated grade or standing; high degree; high social position; distinction; eminence; as, a man of rank.
14. (v. t.) To place abreast, or in a line.
15. (v. t.) To range in a particular class, order, or division; to class; also, to dispose methodically; to place in suitable classes or order; to classify.
16. (v. t.) To take rank of; to outrank.
17. (v. i.) To be ranged; to be set or disposed, as in a particular degree, class, order, or division.
18. (v. i.) To have a certain grade or degree of elevation in the orders of civil or military life; to have a certain degree of esteem or consideration; as, he ranks with the first class of poets; he ranks high in public estimation.
International Standard Bible EncyclopediaRANK
Greek5001. tagma -- that which has been arranged in order, spec. a ...
... a division, rank. Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter Transliteration: tagma Phonetic Spelling:
(tag'-mah) Short Definition: rank, division Definition: rank, division ...
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1642. elattoo -- to make less (in rank or influence)
4960. sustoicheo -- to stand in the same rank, fig. correspond to
5293. hupotasso -- to place or rank under, to subject, mid. to ...
5010. taxis -- an arranging, order
2903. kratistos -- strongest, noblest
5247. huperoche -- a projection, eminence
1715. emprosthen -- before, in front of (in place or time)
4748. stoicheo -- to be in rows, fig. to walk by rule
4291. proistemi -- early
Strong's Hebrew4634. maarakah -- row, rank, battle line
... 4633, 4634. maarakah. 4635 . row, rank, battle line. Transliteration: maarakah
Phonetic Spelling: (mah-ar-aw-kaw') Short Definition: line. ...
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7713. sederah -- row, rank (of soldiers)
4932. mishneh -- a double, copy, second
1277. bari -- fat
7992. shelishi -- third (an ordinal number)
5737. adar -- to help
7762. shuwm -- garlic
7223. rishon -- former, first, chief
7225. reshith -- beginning, chief
7227. rab -- much, many, great
The Ideal of Rank. January 20.
It is Sacrilege to Degrade a Bishop to the Rank of a Presbyter...
Yet More Discrepancies Just Now the Sex of Bythus was an Object of ...
There was a Certain Matron of High Rank who Already had ...
Against those who Say that it is not Right to Rank the Holy Spirit ...
Against those who Maintain that the Spirit is in the Rank Neither ...
That in all Natures, of Every Kind and Rank, God is Glorified.
If any Poor Cleric, no Matter what his Rank May Be, Shall Acquire ...
None of the Priesthood, nor Clerics of Lower Rank. ...
Those who are Ordained for Money, Whether Bishops or of any Rank ...
ThesaurusRank (42 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (superl.) Luxuriant in growth; of vigorous growth;
exuberant; grown to immoderate height; as, rank grass; rank weeds. ...
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Degree (19 Occurrences)
Range (9 Occurrences)
Order (809 Occurrences)
Quality (14 Occurrences)
Generation (150 Occurrences)
Inferior (14 Occurrences)
Rate (23 Occurrences)
Equal (70 Occurrences)
Dignity (14 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceRank (42 Occurrences)
Matthew 11:11 "I solemnly tell you that among all of woman born no greater has ever been raised up than John the Baptist; yet one who is of lower rank in the Kingdom of the Heavens is greater than he.
Matthew 22:16 So they sent to Him their disciples together with the Herodians; who said, "Teacher, we know that you are truthful and that you faithfully teach God's truth; and that no fear of man misleads you, for you are not biased by men's wealth or rank.
Luke 7:28 "I tell you that among all of women born there is not one greater than John. Yet one who is of lower rank in the Kingdom of God is greater than he.
Luke 19:12 So He said to them, "A man of noble family travelled to a distant country to obtain the rank of king, and to return.
John 1:15 John testified about him. He cried out, saying, "This was he of whom I said,'He who comes after me has surpassed me, for he was before me.'"
John 1:30 This is he of whom I said,'After me comes a man who is preferred before me, for he was before me.'
Acts 8:27 And having arisen, he went on, and lo, a man of Ethiopia, a eunuch, a man of rank, of Candace the queen of the Ethiopians, who was over all her treasure, who had come to worship to Jerusalem;
Acts 13:50 But the Jews influenced the gentlewomen of rank who worshipped with them, and also the leading men in the city, and stirred up persecution against Paul and Barnabas and drove them out of the district.
Acts 17:4 Some of the people were won over, and attached themselves to Paul and Silas, including many God-fearing Greeks and not a few gentlewomen of high rank.
Acts 19:27 There is danger, therefore, not only that this our trade will become of no account, but also that the temple of the great goddess Diana will fall into utter disrepute, and that before long she will be actually deposed from her majestic rank--she who is now worshipped by the whole province of Asia; nay, by the whole world."
Acts 25:23 and took their seats in the Judgement Hall, attended by the Tribunes and the men of high rank in the city; and, at the command of Festus, Paul was brought in.
Romans 13:1 Let every individual be obedient to those who rule over him; for no one is a ruler except by God's permission, and our present rulers have had their rank and power assigned to them by Him.
1 Corinthians 15:23 But each in his own rank: the first-fruits, Christ; then those that are the Christ's at his coming.
James 1:21 Therefore, putting away all filthiness and overflowing of wickedness, receive with humility the implanted word, which is able to save your souls.
Genesis 41:5 And he slept and dreamed the second time: and, behold, seven ears of corn came up upon one stalk, rank and good.
Genesis 41:7 And the seven thin ears devoured the seven rank and full ears. And Pharaoh awoke, and, behold, it was a dream.
Leviticus 24:6 and thou hast set them two ranks (six in the rank) on the pure table before Jehovah,
Leviticus 24:7 You shall put pure frankincense on each row, that it may be to the bread for a memorial, even an offering made by fire to Yahweh.
Numbers 2:16 All that were numbered in the camp of Reuben were an hundred thousand and fifty and one thousand and four hundred and fifty, throughout their armies. And they shall set forth in the second rank.
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.
1 Samuel 17:20 And David riseth early in the morning, and leaveth the flock to a keeper, and lifteth up, and goeth, as Jesse commanded him, and he cometh in to the path, and to the force which is going out unto the rank, and they have shouted for battle;
1 Samuel 17:21 And Israel and the Philistines put the battle in array, rank against rank.
1 Samuel 17:22 And David left the things he was carrying in the hand of the keeper of the baggage, and ran into the ranks, and came and saluted his brethren.
1 Samuel 17:48 And it came to pass, when the Philistine arose, and came and advanced to meet David, that David hasted, and ran towards the ranks to meet the Philistine.
1 Samuel 18:5 David went out wherever Saul sent him, and behaved himself wisely: and Saul set him over the men of war, and it was good in the sight of all the people, and also in the sight of Saul's servants.
2 Kings 23:4 The king commanded Hilkiah the high priest, and the priests of the second order, and the keepers of the threshold, to bring forth out of the temple of Yahweh all the vessels that were made for Baal, and for the Asherah, and for all the army of the sky, and he burned them outside of Jerusalem in the fields of the Kidron, and carried the ashes of them to Bethel.
2 Kings 25:18 The captain of the guard took Seraiah the chief priest, and Zephaniah the second priest, and the three keepers of the threshold:
1 Chronicles 11:21 Of the three, he was more honorable than the two, and was made their captain: howbeit he attained not to the first three.
1 Chronicles 12:38 All these men of war, that could keep rank, came with a perfect heart to Hebron, to make David king over all Israel: and all the rest also of Israel were of one heart to make David king.
1 Chronicles 15:18 and with them their brethren of the second rank, Zechariah, Ben, and Jaaziel, and Shemiramoth, and Jehiel, and Unni, Eliab, and Benaiah, and Maaseiah, and Mattithiah, and Elipheleh, and Mikneiah, and Obed-Edom, and Jeiel, the doorkeepers;
1 Chronicles 17:17 And this hath been a small thing in thy sight, O God; and thou hast spoken of thy servant's house for a great while to come, and hast regarded me according to the rank of a man of high degree, Jehovah Elohim.
2 Chronicles 31:12 They brought in the offerings and the tithes and the dedicated things faithfully: and over them Conaniah the Levite was ruler, and Shimei his brother was second.
Esther 10:3 For Mordecai the Jew was next to King Ahasuerus, and great among the Jews, and accepted by the multitude of his brothers, seeking the good of his people, and speaking peace to all his descendants.
Job 22:8 But as for the mighty man, he had the earth; And the honorable man, he dwelt in it.
Psalms 62:9 Surely men of low degree are just a breath, and men of high degree are a lie. In the balances they will go up. They are together lighter than a breath.
Proverbs 12:9 Better is he that is lightly esteemed, and hath a servant, Than he that honoreth himself, and lacketh bread.
Proverbs 30:27 The locusts have no king, yet they advance in ranks.
Isaiah 3:3 the captain of fifty, and the honorable man, and the counsellor, and the expert artificer, and the skilful enchanter.
Isaiah 5:13 For this cause my people are taken away as prisoners into strange countries for need of knowledge: and their rulers are wasted for need of food, and their loud-voiced feasters are dry for need of water.
Isaiah 9:15 The elder and the honorable man, he is the head; and the prophet that teacheth lies, he is the tail.
Jeremiah 52:24 The captain of the guard took Seraiah the chief priest, and Zephaniah the second priest, and the three keepers of the threshold:
Ezekiel 23:23 the Babylonians and all the Chaldeans, Pekod and Shoa and Koa, and all the Assyrians with them; desirable young men, governors and rulers all of them, princes and men of renown, all of them riding on horses.
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