302 verses

Gen 31:16

(NIV)
Surely all the wealth that God took away from our father belongs to us and our children. So do whatever God has told you.’

(ESV)
All the wealth that God has taken away from our father belongs to us and to our children. Now then, whatever God has said to you, do.”

Gen 34:29

(NIV)
They carried off all their wealth and all their women and children, taking as plunder everything in the houses.

(ESV)
All their wealth, all their little ones and their wives, all that was in the houses, they captured and plundered.

Gen 47:6

(NIV)
and the land of Egypt is before you; settle your father and your brothers in the best part of the land. Let them live in Goshen. And if you know of any among them with special ability, put them in charge of my own livestock.’

(ESV)
The land of Egypt is before you. Settle your father and your brothers in the best of the land. Let them settle in the land of Goshen, and if you know any able men among them, put them in charge of my livestock.”

Exod 14:4

(NIV)
And I will harden Pharaoh’s heart, and he will pursue them. But I will gain glory for myself through Pharaoh and all his army, and the Egyptians will know that I am the  Lord.’ So the Israelites did this.

(ESV)
And I will harden Pharaoh’s heart, and he will pursue them, and I will get glory over Pharaoh and all his host, and the Egyptians shall know that I am the  Lord.” And they did so.

Exod 14:9

(NIV)
The Egyptians – all Pharaoh’s horses and chariots, horsemen and troops – pursued the Israelites and overtook them as they camped by the sea near Pi Hahiroth, opposite Baal Zephon.

(ESV)
The Egyptians pursued them, all Pharaoh’s horses and chariots and his horsemen and his army, and overtook them encamped at the sea, by Pi-hahiroth, in front of Baal-zephon.

Exod 14:17

(NIV)
I will harden the hearts of the Egyptians so that they will go in after them. And I will gain glory through Pharaoh and all his army, through his chariots and his horsemen.
(ESV)
And I will harden the hearts of the Egyptians so that they shall go in after them, and I will get glory over Pharaoh and all his host, his chariots, and his horsemen.

Exod 14:28

(NIV)
The water flowed back and covered the chariots and horsemen – the entire army of Pharaoh that had followed the Israelites into the sea. Not one of them survived.

(ESV)
The waters returned and covered the chariots and the horsemen; of all the host of Pharaoh that had followed them into the sea, not one of them remained.

Exod 15:4

(NIV)
Pharaoh’s chariots and his army
he has hurled into the sea.
The best of Pharaoh’s officers
are drowned in the Red Sea.
(ESV)
Pharaoh’s chariots and his host he cast into the sea,
and his chosen officers were sunk in the Red Sea.

Exod 18:21

(NIV)
But select capable men from all the people – men who fear God, trustworthy men who hate dishonest gain – and appoint them as officials over thousands, hundreds, fifties and tens.
(ESV)
Moreover, look for able men from all the people, men who fear God, who are trustworthy and hate a bribe, and place such men over the people as chiefs of thousands, of hundreds, of fifties, and of tens.

Exod 18:25

(NIV)
He chose capable men from all Israel and made them leaders of the people, officials over thousands, hundreds, fifties and tens.
(ESV)
Moses chose able men out of all Israel and made them heads over the people, chiefs of thousands, of hundreds, of fifties, and of tens.

Num 24:18

(NIV)
Edom will be conquered;
Seir, his enemy, will be conquered,
but Israel will grow strong.
(ESV)
Edom shall be dispossessed;
Seir also, his enemies, shall be dispossessed.
Israel is doing valiantly.

Num 31:9

(NIV)
The Israelites captured the Midianite women and children and took all the Midianite herds, flocks and goods as plunder.
(ESV)
And the people of Israel took captive the women of Midian and their little ones, and they took as plunder all their cattle, their flocks, and all their goods.

Num 31:14

(NIV)
Moses was angry with the officers of the army – the commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds – who returned from the battle.

(ESV)
And Moses was angry with the officers of the army, the commanders of thousands and the commanders of hundreds, who had come from service in the war.

Deut 3:18

(NIV)
I commanded you at that time: ‘The  Lord your God has given you this land to take possession of it. But all your able-bodied men, armed for battle, must cross over ahead of the other Israelites.
(ESV)
“And I commanded you at that time, saying, ‘The  Lord your God has given you this land to possess. All your men of valor shall cross over armed before your brothers, the people of Israel.

Deut 8:17

(NIV)
You may say to yourself, ‘My power and the strength of my hands have produced this wealth for me.’
(ESV)
Beware lest you say in your heart, ‘My power and the might of my hand have gotten me this wealth.’

Deut 8:18

(NIV)
But remember the  Lord your God, for it is he who gives you the ability to produce wealth, and so confirms his covenant, which he swore to your ancestors, as it is today.

(ESV)
You shall remember the  Lord your God, for it is he who gives you power to get wealth, that he may confirm his covenant that he swore to your fathers, as it is this day.

Deut 11:4

(NIV)
what he did to the Egyptian army, to its horses and chariots, how he overwhelmed them with the waters of the Red Sea as they were pursuing you, and how the  Lord brought lasting ruin on them.
(ESV)
and what he did to the army of Egypt, to their horses and to their chariots, how he made the water of the Red Sea flow over them as they pursued after you, and how the  Lord has destroyed them to this day,

Deut 33:11

(NIV)
Bless all his skills,  Lord,
and be pleased with the work of his hands.
Strike down those who rise against him,
his foes till they rise no more.’
(ESV)
Bless, O  Lord, his substance,
and accept the work of his hands;
crush the loins of his adversaries,
of those who hate him, that they rise not again.”

Josh 1:14

(NIV)
Your wives, your children and your livestock may stay in the land that Moses gave you east of the Jordan, but all your fighting men, ready for battle, must cross over ahead of your fellow Israelites. You are to help them
(ESV)
Your wives, your little ones, and your livestock shall remain in the land that Moses gave you beyond the Jordan, but all the men of valor among you shall pass over armed before your brothers and shall help them,

Josh 6:2

(NIV)
Then the  Lord said to Joshua, ‘See, I have delivered Jericho into your hands, along with its king and its fighting men.
(ESV)
And the  Lord said to Joshua, “See, I have given Jericho into your hand, with its king and mighty men of valor.

Josh 8:3

(NIV)
So Joshua and the whole army moved out to attack Ai. He chose thirty thousand of his best fighting men and sent them out at night
(ESV)
So Joshua and all the fighting men arose to go up to Ai. And Joshua chose 30,000 mighty men of valor and sent them out by night.

Josh 10:7

(NIV)
So Joshua marched up from Gilgal with his entire army, including all the best fighting men.
(ESV)
So Joshua went up from Gilgal, he and all the people of war with him, and all the mighty men of valor.

Josh 22:8

(NIV)
saying, ‘Return to your homes with your great wealth – with large herds of livestock, with silver, gold, bronze and iron, and a great quantity of clothing – and divide the plunder from your enemies with your fellow Israelites.’

(ESV)
he said to them, “Go back to your tents with much wealth and with very much livestock, with silver, gold, bronze, and iron, and with much clothing. Divide the spoil of your enemies with your brothers.”

Judg 3:29

(NIV)
At that time they struck down about ten thousand Moabites, all vigorous and strong; not one escaped.
(ESV)
And they killed at that time about 10,000 of the Moabites, all strong, able-bodied men; not a man escaped.

Judg 6:12

(NIV)
When the angel of the  Lord appeared to Gideon, he said, ‘The Lord is with you, mighty warrior.’

(ESV)
And the angel of the  Lord appeared to him and said to him, “The  Lord is with you, O mighty man of valor.”

Judg 11:1

(NIV)
Jephthah the Gileadite was a mighty warrior. His father was Gilead; his mother was a prostitute.
(ESV)
Now Jephthah the Gileadite was a mighty warrior, but he was the son of a prostitute. Gilead was the father of Jephthah.

Judg 18:2

(NIV)
So the Danites sent five of their leading men from Zorah and Eshtaol to spy out the land and explore it. These men represented all the Danites. They told them, ‘Go, explore the land.’

So they entered the hill country of Ephraim and came to the house of Micah, where they spent the night.
(ESV)
So the people of Dan sent five able men from the whole number of their tribe, from Zorah and from Eshtaol, to spy out the land and to explore it. And they said to them, “Go and explore the land.” And they came to the hill country of Ephraim, to the house of Micah, and lodged there.

Judg 20:44

(NIV)
Eighteen thousand Benjaminites fell, all of them valiant fighters.
(ESV)
Eighteen thousand men of Benjamin fell, all of them men of valor.

Judg 20:46

(NIV)
On that day twenty-five thousand Benjaminite swordsmen fell, all of them valiant fighters.
(ESV)
So all who fell that day of Benjamin were 25,000 men who drew the sword, all of them men of valor.

Judg 21:10

(NIV)
So the assembly sent twelve thousand fighting men with instructions to go to Jabesh Gilead and put to the sword those living there, including the women and children.
(ESV)
So the congregation sent 12,000 of their bravest men there and commanded them, “Go and strike the inhabitants of Jabesh-gilead with the edge of the sword; also the women and the little ones.

Ruth 2:1

(NIV)
Now Naomi had a relative on her husband’s side, a man of standing from the clan of Elimelek, whose name was Boaz.

(ESV)
Now Naomi had a relative of her husband’s, a worthy man of the clan of Elimelech, whose name was Boaz.

Ruth 3:11

(NIV)
And now, my daughter, don’t be afraid. I will do for you all you ask. All the people of my town know that you are a woman of noble character.
(ESV)
And now, my daughter, do not fear. I will do for you all that you ask, for all my fellow townsmen know that you are a worthy woman.

Ruth 4:11

(NIV)
Then the elders and all the people at the gate said, ‘We are witnesses. May the  Lord make the woman who is coming into your home like Rachel and Leah, who together built up the family of Israel. May you have standing in Ephrathah and be famous in Bethlehem.
(ESV)
Then all the people who were at the gate and the elders said, “We are witnesses. May the  Lord make the woman, who is coming into your house, like Rachel and Leah, who together built up the house of Israel. May you act worthily in Ephrathah and be renowned in Bethlehem,

1Sam 2:4

(NIV)
‘The bows of the warriors are broken,
but those who stumbled are armed with strength.
(ESV)
The bows of the mighty are broken,
but the feeble bind on strength.

1Sam 9:1

(NIV)
There was a Benjaminite, a man of standing, whose name was Kish son of Abiel, the son of Zeror, the son of Bekorath, the son of Aphiah of Benjamin.
(ESV)
There was a man of Benjamin whose name was Kish, the son of Abiel, son of Zeror, son of Becorath, son of Aphiah, a Benjaminite, a man of wealth.

1Sam 10:26

(NIV)
Saul also went to his home in Gibeah, accompanied by valiant men whose hearts God had touched.
(ESV)
Saul also went to his home at Gibeah, and with him went men of valor whose hearts God had touched.

1Sam 14:48

(NIV)
He fought valiantly and defeated the Amalekites, delivering Israel from the hands of those who had plundered them.

(ESV)
And he did valiantly and struck the Amalekites and delivered Israel out of the hands of those who plundered them.

1Sam 14:52

(NIV)
All the days of Saul there was bitter war with the Philistines, and whenever Saul saw a mighty or brave man, he took him into his service.

(ESV)
There was hard fighting against the Philistines all the days of Saul. And when Saul saw any strong man, or any valiant man, he attached him to himself.

1Sam 16:18

(NIV)
One of the servants answered, ‘I have seen a son of Jesse of Bethlehem who knows how to play the lyre. He is a brave man and a warrior. He speaks well and is a fine-looking man. And the  Lord is with him.’

(ESV)
One of the young men answered, “Behold, I have seen a son of Jesse the Bethlehemite, who is skillful in playing a man of valor, a man of war, prudent in speech, and a man of good presence and the  Lord is with him.”

1Sam 17:20

(NIV)
Early in the morning David left the flock in the care of a shepherd, loaded up and set out, as Jesse had directed. He reached the camp as the army was going out to its battle positions, shouting the war cry.
(ESV)
And David rose early in the morning and left the sheep with a keeper and took the provisions and went, as Jesse had commanded him. And he came to the encampment as the host was going out to the battle line, shouting the war cry.

1Sam 17:25

(NIV)
Now the Israelites had been saying, ‘Do you see how this man keeps coming out? He comes out to defy Israel. The king will give great wealth to the man who kills him. He will also give him his daughter in marriage and will exempt his family from taxes in Israel.’

(ESV)
And the men of Israel said, “Have you seen this man who has come up? Surely he has come up to defy Israel. And the king will enrich the man who kills him with great riches and will give him his daughter and make his father’s house free in Israel.”

1Sam 18:17

(NIV)
Saul said to David, ‘Here is my elder daughter Merab. I will give her to you in marriage; only serve me bravely and fight the battles of the  Lord.’ For Saul said to himself, ‘I will not raise a hand against him. Let the Philistines do that!’

(ESV)
Then Saul said to David, “Here is my elder daughter Merab. I will give her to you for a wife. Only be valiant for me and fight the  Lord’s battles.” For Saul thought, “Let not my hand be against him, but let the hand of the Philistines be against him.”

1Sam 27:5

(NIV)
Then David said to Achish, ‘If I have found favour in your eyes, let a place be assigned to me in one of the country towns, that I may live there. Why should your servant live in the royal city with you?’

(ESV)
Then David said to Achish, “If I have found favor in your eyes, let a place be given me in one of the country towns, that I may dwell there. For why should your servant dwell in the royal city with you?”

1Sam 31:12

(NIV)
all their valiant men marched through the night to Beth Shan. They took down the bodies of Saul and his sons from the wall of Beth Shan and went to Jabesh, where they burned them.
(ESV)
all the valiant men arose and went all night and took the body of Saul and the bodies of his sons from the wall of Beth-shan, and they came to Jabesh and burned them there.

2Sam 2:7

(NIV)
Now then, be strong and brave, for Saul your master is dead, and the people of Judah have anointed me king over them.’

(ESV)
Now therefore let your hands be strong, and be valiant, for Saul your lord is dead, and the house of Judah has anointed me king over them.”

2Sam 8:9

(NIV)
When Tou king of Hamath heard that David had defeated the entire army of Hadadezer,
(ESV)
When Toi king of Hamath heard that David had defeated the whole army of Hadadezer,

2Sam 11:16

(NIV)
So while Joab had the city under siege, he put Uriah at a place where he knew the strongest defenders were.
(ESV)
And as Joab was besieging the city, he assigned Uriah to the place where he knew there were valiant men.

2Sam 13:28

(NIV)
Absalom ordered his men, ‘Listen! When Amnon is in high spirits from drinking wine and I say to you, “Strike Amnon down,” then kill him. Don’t be afraid. Haven’t I given you this order? Be strong and brave.’
(ESV)
Then Absalom commanded his servants, “Mark when Amnon’s heart is merry with wine, and when I say to you, ‘Strike Amnon,’ then kill him. Do not fear; have I not commanded you? Be courageous and be valiant.”

2Sam 17:10

(NIV)
Then even the bravest soldier, whose heart is like the heart of a lion, will melt with fear, for all Israel knows that your father is a fighter and that those with him are brave.

(ESV)
Then even the valiant man, whose heart is like the heart of a lion, will utterly melt with fear, for all Israel knows that your father is a mighty man, and that those who are with him are valiant men.

2Sam 22:33

(NIV)
It is God who arms me with strength
and keeps my way secure.
(ESV)
This God is my strong refuge
and has made my way blameless.

2Sam 22:40

(NIV)
You armed me with strength for battle;
you humbled my adversaries before me.
(ESV)
For you equipped me with strength for the battle;
you made those who rise against me sink under me.

2Sam 23:20

(NIV)
Benaiah son of Jehoiada, a valiant fighter from Kabzeel, performed great exploits. He struck down Moab’s two mightiest warriors. He also went down into a pit on a snowy day and killed a lion.
(ESV)
And Benaiah the son of Jehoiada was a valiant man of Kabzeel, a doer of great deeds. He struck down two ariels of Moab. He also went down and struck down a lion in a pit on a day when snow had fallen.

2Sam 24:2

(NIV)
So the king said to Joab and the army commanders with him, ‘Go throughout the tribes of Israel from Dan to Beersheba and enrol the fighting men, so that I may know how many there are.’

(ESV)
So the king said to Joab, the commander of the army, who was with him, “Go through all the tribes of Israel, from Dan to Beersheba, and number the people, that I may know the number of the people.”

2Sam 24:4

(NIV)
The king’s word, however, overruled Joab and the army commanders; so they left the presence of the king to enrol the fighting men of Israel.

(ESV)
But the king’s word prevailed against Joab and the commanders of the army. So Joab and the commanders of the army went out from the presence of the king to number the people of Israel.

2Sam 24:9

(NIV)
Joab reported the number of the fighting men to the king: in Israel there were eight hundred thousand able-bodied men who could handle a sword, and in Judah five hundred thousand.

(ESV)
And Joab gave the sum of the numbering of the people to the king: in Israel there were 800,000 valiant men who drew the sword, and the men of Judah were 500,000.

1Kgs 1:42

(NIV)
Even as he was speaking, Jonathan son of Abiathar the priest arrived. Adonijah said, ‘Come in. A worthy man like you must be bringing good news.’

(ESV)
While he was still speaking, behold, Jonathan the son of Abiathar the priest came. And Adonijah said, “Come in, for you are a worthy man and bring good news.”

1Kgs 1:52

(NIV)
Solomon replied, ‘If he shows himself to be worthy, not a hair of his head will fall to the ground; but if evil is found in him, he will die.’
(ESV)
And Solomon said, “If he will show himself a worthy man, not one of his hairs shall fall to the earth, but if wickedness is found in him, he shall die.”

1Kgs 3:11

(NIV)
So God said to him, ‘Since you have asked for this and not for long life or wealth for yourself, nor have asked for the death of your enemies but for discernment in administering justice,
(ESV)
And God said to him, “Because you have asked this, and have not asked for yourself long life or riches or the life of your enemies, but have asked for yourself understanding to discern what is right,

1Kgs 3:13

(NIV)
Moreover, I will give you what you have not asked for – both wealth and honour – so that in your lifetime you will have no equal among kings.
(ESV)
I give you also what you have not asked both riches and honor, so that no other king shall compare with you, all your days.

1Kgs 10:2

(NIV)
Arriving at Jerusalem with a very great caravan – with camels carrying spices, large quantities of gold, and precious stones – she came to Solomon and talked with him about all that she had on her mind.
(ESV)
She came to Jerusalem with a very great retinue, with camels bearing spices and very much gold and precious stones. And when she came to Solomon, she told him all that was on her mind.
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