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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (superl.) Removed to a distance; not near; far away; distant; -- said in respect to time or to place; as, remote ages; remote lands.

2. (superl.) Hence, removed; not agreeing, according, or being related; -- in various figurative uses.

3. (superl.) Not agreeing; alien; foreign.

4. (superl.) Not nearly related; not close; as, a remote connection or consanguinity.

5. (superl.) Separate; abstracted.

6. (superl.) Not proximate or acting directly; primary; distant.

7. (superl.) Not obvious or striking; as, a remote resemblance.

8. (superl.) Separated by intervals greater than usual.

1136. Gog -- Gog, associated with Magog
... Transliteration: Gog Phonetic Spelling: (gogue) Short Definition: Gog Definition:
Gog, in Ezekiel a king of Magog, a land of the remote north; hence, in ...
// - 6k

3794. ochuroma -- a stronghold, fortress
... stronghold. From a remote derivative of echo (meaning to fortify, through the idea
of holding safely); a castle (figuratively, argument) -- stronghold. ...
// - 7k

1537. ek -- from, from out of
... denoting origin (the point whence action or motion proceeds), from, out (of place,
time, or cause; literal or figurative; direct or remote) -- after, among, X ...
// - 7k

3962. pater -- a father
... father, parent. Apparently a primary word; a "father" (literally or figuratively,
near or more remote) -- father, parent. (pater) -- 24 Occurrences. ...
// - 8k

3112. makran -- a long way, far
... far. Part of Speech: Adverb Transliteration: makran Phonetic Spelling: (mak-ran')
Short Definition: far away Definition: at a distance, far away, remote, alien. ...
// - 6k

510. anoterikos -- upper
... Word Origin from anoteros Definition upper NASB Word Usage upper (1). upper. From
anoteros; superior, ie (locally) more remote -- upper. see GREEK anoteros. ...
// - 6k

5207. huios -- a son
... son, child, foal. Apparently a primary word; a "son" (sometimes of animals), used
very widely of immediate, remote or figuratively, kinship -- child, foal, son. ...
// - 8k

80. adelphos -- a brother
... brother. From a (as a connective particle) and delphus (the womb); a brother (literally
or figuratively) near or remote (much like a) -- brother. see GREEK a. ...
// - 7k

3384. meter -- mother
... mother. Apparently a primary word; a "mother" (literally or figuratively, immediate
or remote) -- mother. (metera) -- 26 Occurrences. (meteras) -- 2 Occurrences ...
// - 6k

2192. echo -- to have, hold
... scheo skheh'-o; (used in certain tenses only); a primary verb; to hold (used in
very various applications, literally or figuratively, direct or remote; such as ...
// - 11k

Strong's Hebrew
7350. rachoq -- distant, far, a distance
... 1), far (31), far away (1), far off (2), farthest (1), great while (1), great while
to come (1), long ago (4), long* (1), off* (1), reach (1), remote (1), who ...
/hebrew/7350.htm - 6k

4801. merchaq -- distant place, distance
... place, distance NASB Word Usage afar (5), afar off (1), distant (3), far (3), far
away (1), far countries (1), far-distant (1), last (1), remote place (1 ...
/hebrew/4801.htm - 6k

3411. yerekah -- flank, side, extreme parts, recesses
... NASB Word Usage extreme rear (1), far (1), flank (1), hold (1), inner recesses
(1), innermost part (1), rear (6), rear part (1), recesses (2), remote part (2 ...
/hebrew/3411.htm - 6k

7369. racheq -- removing, departing
... Word Origin from rachaq Definition removing, departing NASB Word Usage far (1).
remote. From rachaq; remote -- that are far. see HEBREW rachaq. 7368, 7369. ...
/hebrew/7369.htm - 6k

5957. alam -- perpetuity, antiquity
... forever lasting, old. (Aramaic) corresponding to owlam; remote time, ie The future
or past indefinitely; often adverb, forever -- for ((n-))ever (lasting), old. ...
/hebrew/5957.htm - 6k

7097a. qatseh -- end, extremity
... Word Usage among (2), border (2), edge (12), end (46), ends (5), extreme (1), extreme
end (2), extremity (2), frontiers (1), last one (1), most remote part (1 ...
/hebrew/7097a.htm - 5k

3027. yad -- hand
... kaph, the closed one); used (as noun, adverb, etc.) In a great variety of applications,
both literally and figuratively, both proximate and remote (as follows ...
/hebrew/3027.htm - 8k

1. ab -- father
... A primitive word; father, in a literal and immediate, or figurative and remote
application) -- chief, (fore-)father(-less), X patrimony, principal. ...
/hebrew/1.htm - 6k

1972. hala -- to be removed far off
... cast far off. Probably denominatively from halah; to remove or be remote -- cast
far off. see HEBREW halah. 1971, 1972. hala. 1973 . Strong's Numbers.
/hebrew/1972.htm - 6k


Come, Then, Let Some Magian Zoroaster Arrive from a Remote Part of ...
... Book I. 52 Come, then, let some Magian Zoroaster arrive from a remote
part of the globe? Come, then, let some Magian Zoroaster ...
/.../the seven books of arnobius against the heathen/52 come then let some.htm

Whether There is a Degree of Prophecy in the Blessed?
... Therefore they cannot be called prophets. I answer that, Prophecy denotes vision
of some supernatural truth as being far remote from us. ...
// theologica/whether there is a degree.htm

Whether Prophecy is Only About Future Contingencies?
... Since, however, prophecy is about things remote from our knowledge, it must be observed
that the more remote things are from our knowledge the more pertinent ...
/.../aquinas/summa theologica/whether prophecy is only about.htm

Whether this is True: "God is Man"?
... Objection 1: It would seem that this is false: "God is man." For every
affirmative proposition of remote matter is false. Now this ...
// theologica/whether this is true god.htm

Whether an Angle Knows God by his Own Natural Principles?
... that God "by His incomprehensible might is placed above all heavenly minds." Afterwards
he adds that, "since He is above all substances, He is remote from all ...
/...// theologica/whether an angle knows god.htm

Whether Sin Has an Internal Cause?
... Now we may distinguish a twofold internal cause of human acts, one remote,
the other proximate. The proximate internal cause of ...
/.../ theologica/whether sin has an internal.htm

Whether Sins are the Proper Matter of this Sacrament?
... I answer that, Matter is twofold, viz. proximate and remote: thus the proximate
matter of a statue is a metal, while the remote matter is water. ...
/.../ theologica/whether sins are the proper.htm

Whether the Degrees of Consanguinity that are an Impediment to ...
... Hence in olden times marriage was forbidden even within the more remote degrees
of consanguinity, in order that consanguinity and affinity might be the sources ...
/.../aquinas/summa theologica/whether the degrees of consanguinity.htm

Whether the Acts of the Orders are Rightly Assigned in the Text?
... One is remote and is effected by the ministers: another is proximate, whereby
they are rendered apt at once for receiving the sacraments. ...
// theologica/whether the acts of the 2.htm

Synopsis. --The Present Net Results of the Discussion of the ...
... But whatever their evidential value to the eye-witnesses at that remote day, it
was of the inevitably volatile kind that exhales away like a perfume with lapse ...
/.../miracles and supernatural religion/ii synopsis the present net results.htm

Remote (17 Occurrences)
... 1. (superl.) Removed to a distance; not near; far away; distant; -- said in
respect to time or to place; as, remote ages; remote lands. ...
/r/remote.htm - 12k

Far (2526 Occurrences)
... 1. (n.) A young pig, or a litter of pigs. 2. (a.) Distant in any direction; not
near; remote; mutually separated by a wide space or extent. ...
/f/far.htm - 11k

Nigh (243 Occurrences)
... 1. (superl.) Not distant or remote in place or time; near. 2. (superl.) Not remote
in degree, kindred, circumstances, etc.; closely allied; intimate. ...
/n/nigh.htm - 36k

Father (11359 Occurrences)
... 2. (n.) A male ancestor more remote than a parent; a progenitor; especially, a first
ancestor; a founder of a race or family; -- in the plural, fathers ...
/f/father.htm - 21k

Vicinity (18 Occurrences)
... 1. (n.) The quality or state of being near, or not remote; nearness; propinquity;
proximity; as, the value of the estate was increased by the vicinity of two ...
/v/vicinity.htm - 11k

Near (3455 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (adv.) At a little distance, in place, time, manner,
or degree; not remote; nigh. 2. (adv.) Nearly; almost; well-nigh. ...
/n/near.htm - 9k

Obscure (7 Occurrences)
... 2. (superl.) of or pertaining to darkness or night; inconspicuous to the sight;
indistinctly seen; hidden; retired; remote from observation; unnoticed. ...
/o/obscure.htm - 9k

Great (10383 Occurrences)
... 10. (superl.) Older, younger, or more remote, by single generation; -- often used
before grand to indicate one degree more remote in the direct line of descent ...
/g/great.htm - 35k

Farther (33 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (superl.) More remote; more distant than
something else. 2. (superl.) Tending to a greater distance ...
/f/farther.htm - 19k

Distance (75 Occurrences)
... 2. (n.) Remoteness of place; a remote place. ... (vt) To place at a distance or remotely.
14. (vt) To cause to appear as if at a distance; to make seem remote. 15. ...
/d/distance.htm - 29k

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Bible ConcordanceBible DictionaryBible EncyclopediaTopical BibleBible Thesuarus
Remote (17 Occurrences)

Matthew 14:15
When evening had come, his disciples came to him, saying, "This place is deserted, and the hour is already late. Send the multitudes away, that they may go into the villages, and buy themselves food."
(See NIV)

Matthew 15:33
"Where can we," asked the disciples, "get bread enough in this remote place to satisfy so vast a multitude?"

Mark 6:35
When it was late in the day, his disciples came to him, and said, "This place is deserted, and it is late in the day.
(See NIV)

Mark 8:4
"Where can we possibly get bread here in this remote place to satisfy such a crowd?" answered His disciples.

Luke 9:12
The day began to wear away; and the twelve came, and said to him, "Send the multitude away, that they may go into the surrounding villages and farms, and lodge, and get food, for we are here in a deserted place."
(See NIV)

Judges 19:1
In those days, when there was no king in Israel, a certain Levite was sojourning in the remote parts of the hill country of E'phraim, who took to himself a concubine from Bethlehem in Judah.

Judges 19:18
And he said to him, "We are passing from Bethlehem in Judah to the remote parts of the hill country of E'phraim, from which I come. I went to Bethlehem in Judah; and I am going to my home; and nobody takes me into his house.

2 Samuel 15:17
And the king went forth, and all the people after him, and stayed at the remote house.

Nehemiah 1:9
but if you return to me, and keep my commandments and do them, though your outcasts were in the uttermost part of the heavens, yet will I gather them from there, and will bring them to the place that I have chosen, to cause my name to dwell there.
(See NAS)

Ecclesiastes 7:24
Far off is true existence, and very deep; who may have knowledge of it?
(See NAS)

Isaiah 30:27
See, the name of the Lord is coming from far, burning with his wrath, with thick smoke going up: his lips are full of passion, and his tongue is like a burning fire:
(See NAS)

Jeremiah 6:22
The Lord has said, See, a people is coming from the north country, a great nation will be put in motion from the inmost parts of the earth.
(See NAS)

Jeremiah 31:8
Behold, I will bring them from the north country, and gather them from the uttermost parts of the earth, and with them the blind and the lame, the woman with child and her who travails with child together: a great company shall they return here.
(See NAS)

Jeremiah 50:41
Behold, a people comes from the north; and a great nation and many kings shall be stirred up from the uttermost parts of the earth.
(See NAS)

Ezekiel 38:6
Gomer, and all his hordes; the house of Togarmah in the uttermost parts of the north, and all his hordes; even many peoples with you.
(See NAS)

Ezekiel 38:15
You shall come from your place out of the uttermost parts of the north, you, and many peoples with you, all of them riding on horses, a great company and a mighty army;
(See NAS)

Zechariah 10:9
And I will sow them among the people: and they shall remember me in remote countries; and they shall live with their children, and turn again.



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