Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (v. t.) To rest upon the haunches, or the lower extremity of the trunk of the body
2. (v. t.) To rest upon the haunches, or the lower extremity of the trunk of the body; -- said of human beings, and sometimes of other animals; as, to sit on a sofa, on a chair, or on the ground.
3. (v. t.) To perch; to rest with the feet drawn up, as birds do on a branch, pole, etc.
4. (v. t.) To remain in a state of repose; to rest; to abide; to rest in any position or condition.
5. (v. t.) To lie, rest, or bear; to press or weigh; -- with on; as, a weight or burden sits lightly upon him.
6. (v. t.) To be adjusted; to fit.
7. (v. t.) To suit one well or ill, as an act; to become; to befit; -- used impersonally.
8. (v. t.) To cover and warm eggs for hatching, as a fowl; to brood; to incubate.
9. (v. t.) To have position, as at the point blown from; to hold a relative position; to have direction.
10. (v. t.) To occupy a place or seat as a member of an official body; as, to sit in Congress.
11. (v. t.) To hold a session; to be in session for official business; -- said of legislative assemblies, courts, etc.; as, the court sits in January; the aldermen sit to-night.
12. (v. t.) To take a position for the purpose of having some artistic representation of one's self made, as a picture or a bust; as, to sit to a painter.
13. (v. t.) To sit upon; to keep one's seat upon; as, he sits a horse well.
14. (v. t.) To cause to be seated or in a sitting posture; to furnish a seat to; -- used reflexively.
Greek2523. kathizo -- to make to sit down, to sit down
... to make to sit down, to sit down. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: kathizo
Phonetic Spelling: (kath-id'-zo) Short Definition: I set, make to sit Definition ...
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4776. sugkathizo -- to make to sit together, to sit together
2516. kathezomai -- to sit down
339. anakathizo -- to set up, to sit up
4775. sugkathemai -- to sit together or with
1940. epikathizo -- to sit upon
3869. parakathizo -- to sit down beside
3918a. paredreuo -- to sit constantly beside
3869a. parakathezomai -- to sit down beside
3918. pareimi -- to sit constantly beside
Strong's Hebrew3427. yashab -- to sit, remain, dwell
... 3426, 3427. yashab. 3428 . to sit, remain, dwell. Transliteration: yashab Phonetic
Spelling: (yaw-shab') Short Definition: inhabitants. Word Origin a prim. ...
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3488. yethib -- to sit, dwell
7257. rabats -- stretch oneself out, lie down, lie stretched out
7674. shebeth -- perhaps cessation
8497. takah -- perhaps to follow
1716. dagar -- to gather together as a brood
5437. sabab -- to turn about, go around, surround
3245. yasad -- to establish, found, fix
2814. chashah -- to be silent, inactive, or still
7856. Sitnah -- "hostility," the name of a well near Gerar
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ThesaurusSit (216 Occurrences)
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Sitting (201 Occurrences)
Thrones (19 Occurrences)
Footstool (16 Occurrences)
Brood (19 Occurrences)
Marriage-feasts (6 Occurrences)
Commanded (553 Occurrences)
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Bidden (25 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceSit (216 Occurrences)
Matthew 8:11 I tell you that many will come from the east and the west, and will sit down with Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob in the Kingdom of Heaven,
Matthew 13:2 And great numbers of people came together to him, so that he got into a boat; and the people took up their position by the sea.
Matthew 13:48 When full, they haul it up on the beach, and sit down and collect the good fish in baskets, while the worthless they throw away.
Matthew 14:19 He commanded the multitudes to sit down on the grass; and he took the five loaves and the two fish, and looking up to heaven, he blessed, broke and gave the loaves to the disciples, and the disciples gave to the multitudes.
Matthew 15:35 He commanded the multitude to sit down on the ground;
Matthew 19:28 Jesus said to them, "Most certainly I tell you that you who have followed me, in the regeneration when the Son of Man will sit on the throne of his glory, you also will sit on twelve thrones, judging the twelve tribes of Israel.
Matthew 20:21 He said to her, "What do you want?" She said to him, "Command that these, my two sons, may sit, one on your right hand, and one on your left hand, in your Kingdom."
Matthew 20:23 He said to them, "You will indeed drink my cup, and be baptized with the baptism that I am baptized with, but to sit on my right hand and on my left hand is not mine to give; but it is for whom it has been prepared by my Father."
Matthew 22:44 'The Lord said to my Lord, sit on my right hand, until I make your enemies a footstool for your feet?'
Matthew 23:2 Saying The scribes and the Pharisees sit in Moses' seat:
Matthew 25:31 "But when the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the holy angels with him, then he will sit on the throne of his glory.
Matthew 26:36 Then Jesus came with them to a place called Gethsemane, and said to his disciples, "Sit here, while I go there and pray."
Matthew 26:55 Then said Jesus to the crowds, "Have you come out as if to fight with a robber, with swords and bludgeons to apprehend me? Day after day I have been sitting teaching in the Temple, and you did not arrest me.
Mark 6:39 He commanded them that everyone should sit down in groups on the green grass.
Mark 8:6 He commanded the multitude to sit down on the ground, and he took the seven loaves. Having given thanks, he broke them, and gave them to his disciples to serve, and they served the multitude.
Mark 10:37 They said to him, "Grant to us that we may sit, one at your right hand, and one at your left hand, in your glory."
Mark 10:40 but to sit at my right hand and at my left hand is not mine to give, but for whom it has been prepared."
Mark 12:36 For David himself said in the Holy Spirit,'The Lord said to my Lord, "Sit at my right hand, until I make your enemies the footstool of your feet."'
Mark 14:32 They came to a place which was named Gethsemane. He said to his disciples, "Sit here, while I pray."
Luke 1:79 to shine on those who sit in darkness and the shadow of death; to guide our feet into the way of peace."
Luke 7:32 They are like children who sit in the marketplace, and call one to another, saying,'We piped to you, and you didn't dance. We mourned, and you didn't weep.'
Luke 9:14 For they were about five thousand men. He said to his disciples, "Make them sit down in groups of about fifty each."
Luke 9:15 They did so, and made them all sit down.
Luke 12:37 Blessed are those servants, whom the lord when he cometh shall find watching: verily I say unto you, that he shall gird himself, and make them to sit down to meat, and will come forth and serve them.
Luke 13:29 They will come from the east, west, north, and south, and will sit down in the Kingdom of God.
Luke 14:8 "When you are invited by anyone to a marriage feast, don't sit in the best seat, since perhaps someone more honorable than you might be invited by him,
Luke 14:10 But when you are invited, go and sit in the lowest place, so that when he who invited you comes, he may tell you,'Friend, move up higher.' Then you will be honored in the presence of all who sit at the table with you.
Luke 14:28 For which of you, desiring to build a tower, doesn't first sit down and count the cost, to see if he has enough to complete it?
Luke 14:31 Or what king, as he goes to encounter another king in war, will not sit down first and consider whether he is able with ten thousand to meet him who comes against him with twenty thousand?
Luke 16:6 He said,'A hundred batos of oil.' He said to him,'Take your bill, and sit down quickly and write fifty.'
Luke 17:7 But who is there among you, having a servant plowing or keeping sheep, that will say, when he comes in from the field,'Come immediately and sit down at the table,'
Luke 19:30 having said, Go away to the village over-against, in which, entering into, ye shall find a colt bound, on which no one of men did ever sit, having loosed it, bring 'it';
Luke 20:42 David himself says in the book of Psalms,'The Lord said to my Lord, "Sit at my right hand,
Luke 22:30 that you may eat and drink at my table in my Kingdom. You will sit on thrones, judging the twelve tribes of Israel."
Luke 22:69 Hereafter shall the Son of man sit on the right hand of the power of God.
John 6:10 Jesus said, "Have the people sit down." Now there was much grass in that place. So the men sat down, in number about five thousand.
John 9:8 His neighbours, therefore, and the other people to whom he had been a familiar object because he was a beggar, began asking, "Is not this the man who used to sit and beg?"
John 12:14 and Jesus having found a young ass did sit upon it, according as it is written,
Acts 2:30 Therefore, being a prophet, and knowing that God had sworn with an oath to him that of the fruit of his body, according to the flesh, he would raise up the Christ to sit on his throne,
Acts 2:34 For David didn't ascend into the heavens, but he says himself,'The Lord said to my Lord, "Sit by my right hand,
Acts 3:10 They recognized him, that it was he who used to sit begging for gifts for the needy at the Beautiful Gate of the temple. They were filled with wonder and amazement at what had happened to him.
Acts 8:31 He said, "How can I, unless someone explains it to me?" He begged Philip to come up and sit with him.
Acts 14:8 Now a man who had no power in his feet used to sit in the streets of Lystra. He had been lame from his birth and had never walked.
Acts 23:3 Then Paul said to him, "God will strike you, you whitewashed wall! Do you sit to judge me according to the law, and command me to be struck contrary to the law?"
Romans 2:1 You are therefore without excuse, O man, whoever you are who sit in judgement upon others. For when you pass judgement on your fellow man, you condemn yourself; for you who sit in judgement upon others are guilty of the same misdeeds;
Romans 2:27 although he is a Gentile by birth, if he scrupulously obeys the Law, shall he not sit in judgement upon you who, possessing, as you do, a written Law and circumcision, are yet a Law-breaker?
1 Corinthians 6:2 Do you not know that God's people will sit in judgement upon the world? And if you are the court before which the world is to be judged, are you unfit to deal with these petty matters?
1 Corinthians 6:3 Do you not know that we are to sit in judgement upon angels--to say nothing of things belonging to this life?
1 Corinthians 6:4 If then there are questions to be judged in connection with the things of this life, why do you put them in the hands of those who have no position in the church?
1 Corinthians 8:10 For if a man sees you who have knowledge sitting in an idol's temple, won't his conscience, if he is weak, be emboldened to eat things sacrificed to idols?
1 Corinthians 9:3 My defense to those who examine me is this.
Ephesians 1:20 which he worked in Christ, when he raised him from the dead, and made him to sit at his right hand in the heavenly places,
Ephesians 2:6 and raised us up with him, and made us to sit with him in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus,
Colossians 2:16 Therefore suffer no one to sit in judgement on you as to eating or drinking or with regard to a festival, a new moon or a sabbath.
Hebrews 1:13 But which of the angels has he told at any time, "Sit at my right hand, until I make your enemies the footstool of your feet?" and prospered.
Hebrews 8:1 And the sum concerning the things spoken of 'is': we have such a chief priest, who did sit down at the right hand of the throne of the greatness in the heavens,
Hebrews 10:12 And He, for sin one sacrifice having offered -- to the end, did sit down on the right hand of God, --
Hebrews 12:2 simply fixing our gaze upon Jesus, our Prince Leader in the faith, who will also award us the prize. He, for the sake of the joy which lay before Him, patiently endured the cross, looking with contempt upon its shame, and afterwards seated Himself-- where He still sits--at the right hand of the throne of God.
James 2:3 and you pay special attention to him who wears the fine clothing, and say, "Sit here in a good place;" and you tell the poor man, "Stand there," or "Sit by my footstool;"
James 4:12 The only real Lawgiver and Judge is He who is able to save or to destroy. Who are you to sit in judgement on your fellow man?
Revelation 3:21 He who overcomes, I will give to him to sit down with me on my throne, as I also overcame, and sat down with my Father on his throne.
Revelation 11:16 The twenty-four elders, who sit on their thrones before God's throne, fell on their faces and worshiped God,
Revelation 17:9 Here is the mind that has wisdom. The seven heads are seven mountains, on which the woman sits.
Revelation 17:15 He said to me, "The waters which you saw, where the prostitute sits, are peoples, multitudes, nations, and languages.
Revelation 18:7 However much she glorified herself, and grew wanton, so much give her of torment and mourning. For she says in her heart,'I sit a queen, and am no widow, and will in no way see mourning.'
Revelation 19:18 that you may eat the flesh of kings, the flesh of captains, the flesh of mighty men, and the flesh of horses and of those who sit on them, and the flesh of all men, both free and slave, and small and great."
Genesis 27:19 Jacob said to his father, "I am Esau your firstborn. I have done what you asked me to do. Please arise, sit and eat of my venison, that your soul may bless me."
Genesis 27:31 He also made savory food, and brought it to his father. He said to his father, "Let my father arise, and eat of his son's venison, that your soul may bless me."
Genesis 37:25 And they sit down to eat bread, and they lift up their eyes, and look, and lo, a company of Ishmaelites coming from Gilead, and their camels bearing spices, and balm, and myrrh, going to take 'them' down to Egypt.
Genesis 43:33 And they sit before him, the first-born according to his birthright, and the young one according to his youth, and the men wonder one at another;
Genesis 48:2 And 'one' declareth to Jacob, and saith, 'Lo, thy son Joseph is coming unto thee;' and Israel doth strengthen himself, and sit upon the bed.
Exodus 18:14 When Moses' father-in-law saw all that he did to the people, he said, "What is this thing that you do for the people? Why do you sit alone, and all the people stand around you from morning to evening?"
Exodus 32:6 and they rise early on the morrow, and cause burnt-offerings to ascend, and bring nigh peace-offerings; and the people sit down to eat and to drink, and rise up to play.
Numbers 32:6 Moses said to the children of Gad, and to the children of Reuben, "Shall your brothers go to the war, and shall you sit here?
Deuteronomy 6:7 and you shall teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, and when you walk by the way, and when you lie down, and when you rise up.
Deuteronomy 11:19 You shall teach them your children, talking of them, when you sit in your house, and when you walk by the way, and when you lie down, and when you rise up.
Deuteronomy 23:13 and you shall have a paddle among your weapons; and it shall be, when you sit down abroad, you shall dig therewith, and shall turn back and cover that which comes from you:
Deuteronomy 33:3 Yea, he loveth the people; All his saints are in thy hand: And they sat down at thy feet; Every one'shall receive of thy words.
Judges 4:5 She used to sit under the palm of Deb'orah between Ramah and Bethel in the hill country of E'phraim; and the people of Israel came up to her for judgment.
Judges 5:10 "Tell of it, you who ride on white donkeys, you who sit on rich carpets, and you who walk by the way.
Judges 5:16 Why did you sit among the sheepfolds, To hear the whistling for the flocks? At the watercourses of Reuben There were great searchings of heart.
Judges 18:9 They said, "Arise, and let us go up against them; for we have seen the land, and behold, it is very good. Do you stand still? Don't be slothful to go and to enter in to possess the land.
Judges 19:6 And they sit and eat both of them together, and drink, and the father of the young woman saith unto the man, 'Be willing, I pray thee, and lodge all night, and let thy heart be glad.'
Judges 20:26 And all the sons of Israel go up, even all the people, and come in to Beth-El, and weep, and sit there before Jehovah, and fast on that day till the evening, and cause to ascend burnt-offerings and peace-offerings before Jehovah.
Judges 21:2 And the people come in to Beth-El, and sit there till the evening before God, and lift up their voice, and weep -- a great weeping,
Ruth 3:18 Then she said, "Sit still, my daughter, until you know how the matter will fall; for the man will not rest, until he has finished the thing this day."
Ruth 4:1 Now Boaz went up to the gate, and sat down there. Behold, the near kinsman of whom Boaz spoke came by; to whom he said, "Ho, such a one! Turn aside, sit down here." He turned aside, and sat down.
Ruth 4:2 He took ten men of the elders of the city, and said, "Sit down here." They sat down.
Ruth 4:4 I thought to disclose it to you, saying,'Buy it before those who sit here, and before the elders of my people.' If you will redeem it, redeem it; but if you will not redeem it, then tell me, that I may know. For there is no one to redeem it besides you; and I am after you." He said, "I will redeem it."
1 Samuel 2:8 He raises up the poor out of the dust. He lifts up the needy from the dunghill, To make them sit with princes, and inherit the throne of glory. For the pillars of the earth are Yahweh's. He has set the world on them.
1 Samuel 9:22 Samuel took Saul and his servant, and brought them into the guest room, and made them sit in the best place among those who were invited, who were about thirty persons.
1 Samuel 16:11 Samuel said to Jesse, "Are all your children here?" He said, "There remains yet the youngest, and behold, he is keeping the sheep." Samuel said to Jesse, "Send and get him; for we will not sit down until he comes here."
2 Samuel 2:13 And Joab, the son of Zeruiah, and the servants of David, went out and came face to face with them by the pool of Gibeon; and they took up their position, facing one another on opposite sides of the pool.
2 Samuel 19:8 Then the king arose, and sat in the gate. They told to all the people, saying, "Behold, the king is sitting in the gate." All the people came before the king. Now Israel had fled every man to his tent.
1 Kings 1:13 Go in to king David, and tell him,'Didn't you, my lord, king, swear to your handmaid, saying, Assuredly Solomon your son shall reign after me, and he shall sit on my throne? Why then does Adonijah reign?'
1 Kings 1:17 She said to him, "My lord, you swore by Yahweh your God to your handmaid,'Assuredly Solomon your son shall reign after me, and he shall sit on my throne.'
1 Kings 1:20 You, my lord the king, the eyes of all Israel are on you, that you should tell them who shall sit on the throne of my lord the king after him.
1 Kings 1:24 Nathan said, "My lord, king, have you said,'Adonijah shall reign after me, and he shall sit on my throne?'
1 Kings 1:27 Is this thing done by my lord the king, and you haven't shown to your servants who should sit on the throne of my lord the king after him?"
1 Kings 1:30 most certainly as I swore to you by Yahweh, the God of Israel, saying,'Assuredly Solomon your son shall reign after me, and he shall sit on my throne in my place;' most certainly so will I do this day."
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