Bible Dictionary and Concordance



motherFemale parent who has borne a child; one who cares for and nurtures a young child. DTP We are all exhorted the kind of heart towards others that a mother has for her own child.a man leaves his father and his mother, Gen 2:24she was the mother of all living. Gen 3:20Honour thy father and thy mother: Ex 20:12 (Matt 15:4; Mark 7:10)that curseth his father, or his mother, Ex 21:17Honour thy father and thy mother, Deut 5:16I Deborah arose, that I arose a mother in Israel. Judg 5:7Moreover his mother made him a little coat, 1 Sam 2:19and in sin did my mother conceive me. Ps 51:5a child that is weaned of his mother: Ps 131:2and forsake not the law of thy mother. Prov 6:20but a foolish man despiseth his mother. Prov 15:20and despise not thy mother when she is old. Prov 23:22He that loveth father or mother more than me Matt 10:37the mother of Jesus saith unto him, John 2:3stood by the cross of Jesus his mother, John 19:25he to the disciple, Behold thy mother! John 19:27Honour thy father and mother; Eph 6:2
mountA large mountain or high rock, large in size, something that one can climb up. To get oneself to a higher position. DTP We are encouraged to soar high like an eagle. Through Christ, we need to soar above the storms of life, so that we can "see the big picture".In the mount of the LORD it shall be seen. Gen 22:14where he encamped at the mount of God. Ex 18:5smoke thereof ascended ... whole mount quaked greatly. Ex 19:18and stand upon the mount before the LORD. 1 Kin 19:11Let mount Zion rejoice, Ps 48:11they shall mount up like the lifting up of smoke. Isa 9:18they shall mount up with wings as eagles; Isa 40:31wings to mount up from the earth, Ezek 10:16
mountain / mountainsHigh hill, a mount, something that is built up high in stature or elevation.waters prevail; and the mountains were covered. Gen 7:20escape to the mountain, lest thou be consumed. Gen 19:17Moses ... came to the mountain of God, Ex 3:1city of our God, in the mountain of his holiness. Ps 48:1The mountains skipped like rams, and the little hills like lambs. Ps 114:4the mountain of the LORD'S house ... the top of the mountains, Isa 2:2Come ye, and let us go up to the mountain of the LORD, Isa 2:3How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet Isa 52:7O habitation of justice, and mountain of holiness. Jer 31:23that the mountains shall drop down new wine, Joel 3:18devil taketh him up into an exceeding high mountain, Matt 4:8he went up into a mountain apart to pray: Matt 14:23Our fathers worshipped in this mountain; John 4:20all faith, so that I could remove mountains, 1 Cor 13:2
mourn / mourned / mourningBewail, sorrow, to cry, grieve deeply, to lament, to be very sad.Moses told these ... the people mourned greatly. Num 14:39And they mourned, and wept, and fasted until even, 2 Sam 1:12And David mourned for his son every day. 2 Sam 13:37for he mourned because of the transgression of them Ezra 10:6This day is holy ... mourn not, nor weep. Neh 8:9hast turned for me my mourning into dancing: Ps 30:11a time to mourn, and a time to dance. Eccl 3:4and the days of thy mourning shall be ended. Isa 60:20for I will turn their mourning into joy, Jer 31:13Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted. Matt 5:4and mourn, ... your laughter be turned to mourning, James 4:9
mouthThe opening in the lower part of the human face which is used for eating, drinking and communicating. All species have a mouth. The human mouth can be used both for blessing and cursing. DTP The Bible teaches that the mouth can reveal to others the true condition of our hearts.and I will be with thy mouth, Ex 4:12unto him, and put words in his mouth: Ex 4:15the LORD'S law may be in thy mouth: Ex 13:9the law shall not depart out of thy mouth; Josh 1:8for thy mouth hath testified against thee, 2 Sam 1:16justify myself, mine own mouth shall condemn me: Job 9:20Out of the mouth of babes and Ps 8:2 (Matt 21:16)His mouth is full of cursing and deceit and fraud: Ps 10:7that my mouth shall not transgress. Ps 17:3Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, Ps 19:14The mouth of the righteous speaketh wisdom, Ps 37:30And he hath put a new song in my mouth, Ps 40:3the freewill offerings of my mouth, Ps 119:108For my mouth shall speak truth; Prov 8:7the mouth of the foolish is near destruction. Prov 10:14He that keepeth his mouth keepeth his life: Prov 13:3Whoso keepeth his mouth and his tongue keepeth Prov 21:23and a flattering mouth worketh ruin. Prov 26:28people draw near me with their mouth, Isa 29:13 (Matt 15:8)And he opened his mouth, and taught them, Matt 5:2of the heart the mouth speaketh. Matt 12:34I will open my mouth in parables; Matt 13:35For I will give you a mouth and wisdom, Luke 21:15Whose mouth is full of cursings and bitterness. Rom 3:14confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, Rom 10:9with the mouth confession is made unto salvation. Rom 10:10no corrupt communication proceed out of your mouth, Eph 4:29Behold, we put bits in horses’ mouths, James 3:3Out of the same mouth proceedeth James 3:10sword proceeded out of his mouth: Rev 19:21
move / movedTo pass from one place to another in a physical sense; to go, to shift, to be stirred. One can also be moved emotionally and spiritually. The idea is that one changes position or attitude; it can be an action.the Spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters. Gen 1:2I will move them to jealousy with those Deut 32:21the Spirit of the LORD began to move him Judg 13:25in his heart, I shall not be moved: Ps 10:6He that doeth these things shall never be moved. Ps 15:5at my right hand, I shall not be moved. Ps 16:8 (Acts 2:25)the most High he shall not be moved. Ps 21:7he shall never suffer the righteous to be moved. Ps 55:22I shall not be moved. Ps 62:6the root of the righteous shall not be moved. Prov 12:3he was moved with compassion on them, Matt 9:36and was moved with compassion toward them, Matt 14:14For in him we live, and move, and have our being; Acts 17:28none of these things move me, neither count Acts 20:24be not moved away from the hope of the gospel, Col 1:23receiving a kingdom which cannot be moved, Heb 12:28God spake as they were moved by the Holy Ghost. 2 Pet 1:21
multiply / multipliedFlourish, to grow, increase, reproduce, enlarge, proliferate, to flourish. DTP Life's journey for the disciple should be marked by growth and maturation, producing fruit for the kingdom of God. Christ has freely given to us so we can freely give to others. As disciples, we are to be known by our fruit. When we serve the Lord Jesus Christ, the Kingdom of God will be multiplied through us.Be fruitful, and multiply, and fill the waters Gen 1:22Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, Gen 1:28make my covenant ... will multiply thee exceedingly. Gen 17:2in multiplying I will multiply thy seed Gen 22:17I am God Almighty: be fruitful and multiply; Gen 35:11That your days may be multiplied, and the days Deut 11:21wicked are multiplied, transgression increaseth: Prov 29:16our transgressions are multiplied before thee, Isa 59:12when the number of the disciples was multiplied, Acts 6:1in the comfort of the Holy Ghost, were multiplied. Acts 9:31But the word of God grew and multiplied. Acts 12:24
multitude / multitudesA host or large group of people, a nation, a very large gathering of people.that thou mayest be a multitude of people. Gen 28:3Thou shalt not follow a multitude to do evil; Ex 23:2ye are this day as the stars of heaven for multitude. Deut 1:10as the sand ... upon the sea shore in multitude, Josh 11:4come into thy house in the multitude of thy mercy: Ps 5:7but in the multitude of counsellors there is safety. Prov 11:14Multitudes, multitudes in the valley of decision: Joel 3:14great multitudes followed him, and he healed them all. Matt 12:15saw a great multitude, and was moved with compassion Matt 14:14with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host Luke 2:13save a soul ... and shall hide a multitude of sins. James 5:20for charity shall cover the multitude of sins. 1 Pet 4:8I heard as it were the voice of a great multitude, Rev 19:6
murder / murders / murderer / murderersTo deliberately take someone's life, to kill, to slay, to assassinate, to execute, to terminate or bring to an end the existence of a human being.the murderer shall surely be put to death. Num 35:16places doth he murder the innocent: Ps 10:8They slay the widow ... and murder the fatherless. Ps 94:6Will ye steal, murder, and commit adultery, Jer 7:9heart proceed evil thoughts, murders, Matt 15:19Jesus said, Thou shalt do no murder, Matt 19:18adulteries, fornications, murders. Mark 7:21full of envy, murder, debate, deceit, Rom 1:29Envyings, murders, drunkenness, Gal 5:21for murderers of fathers and murderers of mothers, 1 Tim 1:9hateth his brother is a murderer: 1 John 3:15Neither repented they of their murders, Rev 9:21
murmur / murmured / murmurings /murmurersTo complain in a quiet, guarded manner. To speak ill against another, to tear down another with words. Such people often bring about disunity and disharmony within a group of people, often saying things that are untrue.the people murmured against Moses, Ex 15:24what are we, that ye murmur against us? Ex 16:7your murmurings which ye murmur against him: us Ex 16:8congregation, which murmur against me? Num 14:27ye murmured in your tents, and said, Deut 1:27they that murmured shall learn doctrine. Isa 29:24Pharisees murmured against the disciples Luke 5:30Neither murmur ye, as some of them also murmured, 1 Cor 10:10Do all things without murmurings and disputings. Phil 2:14These are murmurers, complainers, Jude 1:16
musick / musical / musiciansRhymic sounds made by voice or an instrument; the art of arranging and combining sounds in ways that express emotion. DTP For the disciple, music is one important manner by which we worship God. Music often reflects the condition of the heart, expressing desires and feelings of love or of pain and, and with instruments of musick. 1 Sam 18:6the singers with instruments of musick, 1 Chr 15:16and with musical instruments of God. 1 Chr 16:42with the musical instruments of David the man of God, Neh 12:36And the voice of harpers, and musicians, Rev 18:22
mustard seedA very small seed that can produce a large plant. DTP Christ wanted the hearers to know that something done with even the smallest amount of faith can produce a great harvest for His glory. A little step of faith is better than no step of like to a grain of mustard seed, Matt 13:31ye have faith as a grain of mustard seed, Matt 17:20It is like a grain of mustard seed, Mark 4:31ye had faith as a grain of mustard seed, Luke 17:6
myrrhA sweet-smelling resin made from certain Asian and African shrubs. Used to make a costly ointment or perfume. It was sometimes used as medicine and for preparing the body for burial.bearing spicery and balm and myrrh, Gen 37:25of pure myrrh five hundred shekels, Ex 30:23All thy garments smell of myrrh, Ps 45:8gold, and frankincense, and myrrh. Matt 2:11him to drink wine mingled with myrrh: Mark 15:23brought a mixture of myrrh and aloes, John 19:39
mystery / mysteriesSomething that is difficult to understand or to comprehend in one's mind. It often doesn't line up well with scientific understanding or goes against logic. The ways and plans of God often come across as a mystery to man.the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, Matt 13:11 (Luke 8:10)know the mystery of the kingdom of God: Mark 4:11ye should be ignorant of this mystery, Rom 11:25revelation of the mystery, which was kept secret Rom 16:25we speak the wisdom of God in a mystery, 1 Cor 2:7ministers of Christ, and stewards of the mysteries of God. 1 Cor 4:1Behold, I shew you a mystery; 1 Cor 15:51known unto us the mystery of his will, Eph 1:9by revelation he made known unto me the mystery; Eph 3:3what is the fellowship of the mystery, Eph 3:9to make known the mystery of the gospel. Eph 6:19what is the riches of the glory of this mystery Col 1:27to speak the mystery of Christ, Col 4:3Holding the mystery of the faith in a pure conscience. 1 Tim 3:9