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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (a.) Taken from a number by preference; picked out as more valuable or excellent than others; of special value or excellence; nicely chosen; selected; choice.

2. (v. t.) To choose and take from a number; to take by preference from among others; to pick out; to cull; as, to select the best authors for perusal.

1588. eklektos -- select, by impl. favorite
... 1587, 1588. eklektos. 1589 . select, by impl. favorite. Part of Speech:
Adjective Transliteration: eklektos Phonetic Spelling: (ek ...
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1586. eklego -- to select
... to select. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: eklego Phonetic Spelling:
(ek-leg'-om-ahee) Short Definition: I choose, elect Definition: I pick out for myself ...
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1980. episkeptomai -- to inspect, by ext. to go to see
... of Speech: Verb Transliteration: episkeptomai Phonetic Spelling: (ep-ee-skep'-tom-
ahee) Short Definition: I look upon, visit, look out, select Definition: I ...
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4758. stratologeo -- to enlist soldiers
... From a compound of the base of stratia and lego (in its original sense); to gather
(or select) as a warrior, ie Enlist in the army -- choose to be a soldier. ...
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139. hairesis -- choice, opinion
... discord or contention. 139 (a feminine noun derived from 138 , " select,
choose") -- properly, a () . 139 ("a strong, distinctive ...
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1951. epilego -- to call or name, to choose
... call, choose. Middle voice from epi and lego; to surname, select -- call, choose.
see GREEK epi. see GREEK lego. (epilegomene) -- 1 Occurrence. ...
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1589. ekloge -- a (divine) selection
... NT. The cognate verb 1586 ("select, choose out") occurs 22 times "and is
always in the Greek middle voice" (, 1, 538).]. Word Origin ...
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140. hairetizo -- to choose
... Cognate: 140 (from 138 ) -- to select, choose . See 138 (). Word Origin from
haireo Definition to choose NASB Word Usage chosen (1). choose. ...
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350. anakrino -- to examine, investigate
... 350 (from 303 , ", completing a ," which intensifies 2919 , "to select by
separating/judging") -- properly, to by vigorously judging "down to up," ie ...
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1807. exaireo -- to take out, to deliver
... deliver, pluck out, rescue. From ek and haireomai; actively, to tear out; middle
voice, to select; figuratively, to release -- deliver, pluck out, rescue. ...
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Strong's Hebrew
1305. barar -- to purify, select
... 1304b, 1305. barar. 1306 . to purify, select. Transliteration: barar Phonetic
Spelling: (baw-rar') Short Definition: choice. Word Origin a prim. ...
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977. bachar -- to choose
... 6), choicest (2), choose (40), chooses (22), choosing (1), chose (21), chosen (67),
desired (2), men (1), preferred (1), require (1), select (1), selected (1 ...
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7148. qari -- called, summoned
... famous, renowned. From qara'; called, ie Select -- famous, renowned. see HEBREW
qara'. 7147, 7148. qari. 7149 . Strong's Numbers.
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7136a. qarah -- to encounter, meet, befall
... 1), befalls (2), come (3), come true (1), grant me success (1), happen (2), happened
(4), happened* (1), meet (1), met (4), overtake (1), select (1), take ...
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4004. mibchor -- choice
... Word Origin from bachar Definition choice NASB Word Usage choice (3). choice. From
bachar; select, ie Well fortified -- choice. see HEBREW bachar. 4003, 4004 ...
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1262. barah -- to eat
... meat. A primitive root; to select; also (as denominative from bar) to feed;
also (as equivalent to barar) to render clear (Eccl. ...
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4005. mibchar -- choicest, best
... choicest, chosen. From bachar; select, ie Best -- choice(-st), chosen. see HEBREW
bachar. 4004, 4005. mibchar. 4006 . Strong's Numbers.
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3947. laqach -- to take
... obtain (1), placed (2), procured (2), put (1), raise (3), receive (20), received
(12), receives (3), receiving (1), seize (3), seized (2), select (1), selected ...
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2372. chazah -- see, behold
... behold (7), envisioned in visions (1), gaze (2), gloat (1), look (3), looked (1),
prophesy (3), saw (7), see (12), seeing (1), seen (7), sees (4), select (1). ...
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680. atsal -- to lay aside, reserve, withdraw, withhold
... A primitive root; properly, to join; used only as a denominative from 'etsel; to
separate; hence, to select, refuse, contract -- keep, reserve, straiten, take. ...
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Basil: Letters and Select Works
Basil: Letters and Select Works. <. Basil: Letters and Select Works Basil.
Schaff, Philip (Editor) Table of Contents. Title Page. Preface. ...
// letters and select works/

Select Letters of Saint Gregory Nazianzen
Select Letters of Saint Gregory Nazianzen. <. Select Letters of
Saint Gregory Nazianzen St. Cyril of Jerusalem. Schaff ...
// letters of saint gregory nazianzen/

Select Works and Letters or Athanasius
Select Works and Letters or Athanasius. <. Select Works and Letters or Athanasius
Athanasius. Table of Contents. Title Page. Editorial Preface. ...
// works and letters or athanasius/

Select Masterpieces of Biblical Literature
Select Masterpieces of Biblical Literature. <. Select Masterpieces
of Biblical Literature Various. Edited by Richard ...
// masterpieces of biblical literature/

Aphrahat. Select Demonstrations
Aphrahat. Select Demonstrations. <. Aphrahat. Select Demonstrations Aphrahat.
Schaff, Philip (Editor) Table of Contents. Title Page. Aphrahat. ...
// select demonstrations/

Who are the Select Gods, and Whether they are Held to be Exempt ...
... Book VII. Chapter 2."Who are the Select Gods, and Whether They are Held
to Be Exempt from the Offices of the Commoner Gods. The ...
// of god/chapter 2 who are the select.htm

Select Writings and Letters
Select Works and Letters or Athanasius. <. ... Select Writings and Letters.
OF Athanasius, Bishop of Alexandria. Edited, with ...
/.../select works and letters or athanasius/select writings and letters.htm

A Select Bibliography of the Pelagian Controversy.
... A Select Bibliography of the Pelagian Controversy. (Adapted from Dr. Schaff's
Church History, vol. iii.). I. Three works of Pelagius ...
/.../augustine/anti-pelagian writings/a select bibliography of the.htm

But I Shall Select Examples of the Majestic Style from their ...
... Book 4 Chapter 49. But I shall select examples of the majestic style from
their treatment of a? 49. But I shall select examples ...
/.../augustine/on christian doctrine in four books/chapter 49 but i shall.htm

Select Orations of Saint Gregory Nazianzen, Sometime Archbishop of ...
... Select Orations of Saint Gregory Nazianzen, Sometime Archbishop of Constantinople.
Translated by Charles Gordon Browne, MA,. Rector of Lympstone, Devon; and. ...
/.../cyril/lectures of s cyril of jerusalem/select orations of saint gregory.htm

Select (13 Occurrences)
... 2. (vt) To choose and take from a number; to take by preference from among others;
to pick out; to cull; as, to select the best authors for perusal. ...
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Appoint (114 Occurrences)
... paqadh = "put into office" (Genesis 41:34 Numbers 1:50 Esther 2:3); "select" (Jeremiah
51:27); "put in charge" (Jeremiah 49:19; Jeremiah 50:44); "assign ...
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Elect (32 Occurrences)
... 5. (n.) Those who are chosen for salvation. 6. (vt) To pick out; to select; to choose. ...
8. (vt) To designate, choose, or select, as an object of mercy or favor. ...
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Pick (37 Occurrences)
... 7. (v.) To choose; to select; to separate as choice or desirable; to cull; as,
to pick one's company; to pick one's way; -- often with out. ...
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Selected (23 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary (imp. & pp) of Select. Multi-Version Concordance
Selected (23 Occurrences). Luke 6:13 When it was day, He ...
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Choose (116 Occurrences)
... 1. (vt) To make choice of; to select; to take by way of preference from two or more
objects offered; to elect; as, to choose the least of two evils. ...
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... between the doctrines and rites which could be taught to all their pupils, and those
which could profitably be communicated only to a select circle called the ...
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Unanimously (1 Occurrence)
... Acts 15:25 we have unanimously decided to select certain men and send them to
you in company with our dear friends Barnabas and Paul, (WEY). ...
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Journey (214 Occurrences)
... If, for instance, the approach of the Sabbath found one on his journey, the traveler
might select some tree or some stone wall at a distance of 2,000 paces and ...
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Living (3112 Occurrences)
... beast," "beastly" have with us; hence, he translates 1 Corinthians 15:44, "It is
sowen beestli body," meaning simply animal (see Trench's Select Glossary); in ...
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Select: Dictionary and Thesaurus |

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Select (13 Occurrences)

Acts 6:3
Therefore select from among you, brothers, seven men of good report, full of the Holy Spirit and of wisdom, whom we may appoint over this business.

Acts 15:25
we have unanimously decided to select certain men and send them to you in company with our dear friends Barnabas and Paul,

Genesis 41:33
"Now therefore let Pharaoh look for a discreet and wise man, and set him over the land of Egypt.
(See RSV)

Exodus 12:21
And Moses calleth for all the elders of Israel, and saith unto them, 'Draw out and take for yourselves 'from' the flock, for your families, and slaughter the passover-sacrifice;

Exodus 14:7
and he took six hundred chosen chariots, and all the chariots of Egypt, and captains over all of them.
(See NAS)

Exodus 18:21
Moreover you shall provide out of all the people able men, such as fear God: men of truth, hating unjust gain; and place such over them, to be rulers of thousands, rulers of hundreds, rulers of fifties, and rulers of tens.

Numbers 31:30
Of the children of Israel's half, you shall take one drawn out of every fifty, of the persons, of the cattle, of the donkeys, and of the flocks, even of all the livestock, and give them to the Levites, who perform the duty of the tabernacle of Yahweh."
(See NIV)

Numbers 35:11
and have prepared to yourselves cities -- cities of refuge they are to you -- then fled thither hath a man-slayer, smiting a person unawares,

Joshua 18:4
Select from among you three men for each tribe: and I will send them, and they shall rise, and go through the land, and describe it according to the inheritance of them, and they shall come again to me.

2 Kings 10:3
Select the best and fittest of your master's sons, set him on his father's throne, and fight for your master's house."

Esther 3:7
In the first month, which is the month Nisan, in the twelfth year of King Ahasuerus, they cast Pur, that is, the lot, before Haman from day to day, and from month to month, and chose the twelfth month, which is the month Adar.
(See NIV)

Psalms 75:2
When I take the appointed time, I Myself will judge with equity.
(See NAS)

Isaiah 49:2
And he has made my mouth like a sharp sword, in the shade of his hand he has kept me; and he has made me like a polished arrow, keeping me in his secret place;
(See NAS)



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