Genesis 1:28 Commentary - Complete Bibliographical Reference of the Bible

And God blessed them, and God said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it: and have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that moveth upon the earth.


Genesis 1:28 - Joseph Benson’s Commentary on the Old and New Testaments

Genesis 1:28 - Calvin's Complete Commentary

Genesis 1:28 - The Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges

Genesis 1:28 - Adam Clarke's Commentary and Critical Notes on the Bible

Genesis 1:28 - Commentary on the Holy Bible by Thomas Coke

Genesis 1:28 - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphics

Genesis 1:28 - Expository Notes of Dr. Constable (Old and New Testaments)

Genesis 1:28 - Geneva Bible Notes

Genesis 1:28 - John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible

Genesis 1:28 - Hawker's Poor Man's Commentary (Old and New Testaments)

Genesis 1:28 - Biblical Illustrator Edited by Joseph S. Exell

Genesis 1:28 - Jamieson, Fausset and Brown's Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

Genesis 1:28 - Commentary Series on the Bible by Peter Pett

Genesis 1:28 - English Annotations on the Holy Bible by Matthew Poole

Genesis 1:28 - Scofield Reference Bible Notes

Genesis 1:28 - John Trapp's Complete Commentary (Old and New Testaments)

Genesis 1:28 - The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


(1): (conj.) In order to; -- used instead of the infinitival to, especially after try, come, go. (2): (conj.) It is sometimes, in old songs, a mere expletive. (3): (conj.) If; though. See An, conj. (4): (conj.) A particle which expresses the relation of connection or addition. It is used to conjoin a word with a word, a clause with a clause, or a sentence with a sentence.


(1): (a. & n.) Good. (2): (n.) A being conceived of as possessing supernatural power, and to be propitiated by sacrifice, worship, etc.; a divinity; a deity; an object of worship; an idol. (3): (n.) The Supreme Being; the eternal and infinite Spirit, the Creator, and the Sovereign of the universe; Jehovah. (4): (n.) Figuratively applied to one who wields great or despotic power. (5): (v. t.) To treat as a god; to idolize. (6): (n.) A person or thing deified and honored as the chief good; an object of supreme regard.


God - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

God - Dictionary of the Apostolic Church

God - Theological Dictionary

God - New Catholic Dictionary

God - Catholic Encyclopedia

God - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

God - Easton's Bible Dictionary

God - Fausset's Bible Dictionary

God - Bridgeway Bible Dictionary

God - A Dictionary Of Christ And The Gospels

God - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

God - The Poor Man’s Concordance and Dictionary to the Sacred Scriptures

God - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

God - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

God - Concise Bible Dictionary

God - Nave's Topical Bible

God - People's Dictionary of the Bible

God - The Dictionary of Philosophy

God - Smith's Bible Dictionary

God - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

God - Biblical and Theological Dictionary


(1): (a.) Imparting happiness or bliss; fraught with happiness; blissful; joyful. (2): (a.) Enjoying happiness or bliss; favored with blessings; happy; highly favored. (3): (a.) Used euphemistically, ironically, or intensively. (4): (a.) Beatified. (5): (a.) Enjoying, or pertaining to, spiritual happiness, or heavenly felicity; as, the blessed in heaven. (6): (imp. & p. p.) of Bless (7): (a.) Hallowed; consecrated; worthy of blessing or adoration; heavenly; holy.


Blessed - New Catholic Dictionary

Blessed - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Blessed - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia


(pron.) The objective case of they. See They.


(1): (a.) Before-mentioned; already spoken of or specified; aforesaid; -- used chiefly in legal style. (2): (imp. & p. p.) of Say (3): imp. & p. p. of Say.


(1): (conj.) Until; till. (2): (prep.) To; -- now used only in antiquated, formal, or scriptural style. See To. (3): (prep.) Until; till.


(1): (v. i.) To exist actually, or in the world of fact; to have ex/stence. (2): (v. i.) To exist in a certain manner or relation, -- whether as a reality or as a product of thought; to exist as the subject of a certain predicate, that is, as having a certain attribute, or as belonging to a certain sort, or as identical with what is specified, -- a word or words for the predicate being annexed; as, to be happy; to be here; to be large, or strong; to be an animal; to be a hero; to be a nonentity; three and two are five; annihilation is the cessation of existence; that is the man. (3): (v. i.) To take place; to happen; as, the meeting was on Thursday. (4): (v. i.) To signify; to represent or symbolize; to answer to.


Be - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Be - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words


(a.) Full of fruit; producing fruit abundantly; bearing results; prolific; fertile; liberal; bountiful; as, a fruitful tree, or season, or soil; a fruitful wife.


(1): (v. t.) To add (any given number or quantity) to itself a certain number of times; to find the product of by multiplication; thus 7 multiplied by 8 produces the number 56; to multiply two numbers. See the Note under Multiplication. (2): (v. t.) To increase (the amount of gold or silver) by the arts of alchemy. (3): (v. t.) To increase in number; to make more numerous; to add quantity to. (4): (v. i.) To increase in extent and influence; to spread. (5): (v. i.) To become greater in number; to become numerous. (6): (v. i.) To increase amount of gold or silver by the arts of alchemy.


Multiply - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words


(1): (v. t.) To finish; to complete; to perfect. (2): (v. i.) To recover former fullness. (3): (v. t.) To fill again after having been diminished or emptied; to stock anew; hence, to fill completely; to cause to abound.


(1): (v. i.) See Thee. (2): (definite article.) A word placed before nouns to limit or individualize their meaning. (3): (adv.) By that; by how much; by so much; on that account; -- used before comparatives; as, the longer we continue in sin, the more difficult it is to reform.


(1): (n.) The solid materials which make up the globe, in distinction from the air or water; the dry land. (2): (n.) The softer inorganic matter composing part of the surface of the globe, in distinction from the firm rock; soil of all kinds, including gravel, clay, loam, and the like; sometimes, soil favorable to the growth of plants; the visible surface of the globe; the ground; as, loose earth; rich earth. (3): (n.) The globe or planet which we inhabit; the world, in distinction from the sun, moon, or stars. Also, this world as the dwelling place of mortals, in distinction from the dwelling place of spirits. (4): (n.) A part of this globe; a region; a country; land. (5): (n.) Worldly things, as opposed to spiritual things; the pursuits, interests, and allurements of this life. (6): (n.) The people on the globe. (7): (n.) The connection of any part an electric conductor with the ground; specif., the connection of a telegraph line with the ground through a fault or otherwise. (8): (n.) A similar oxide, having a slight alkaline reaction, as lime, magnesia, strontia, baryta. (9): (n.) A hole in the ground, where an animal hides himself; as, the earth of a fox. (10): (n.) Any earthy-looking metallic oxide, as alumina, glucina, zirconia, yttria, and thoria. (11): (v. t.) To hide, or cause to hide, in the earth; to chase into a burrow or den. (12): (v. t.) To cover with earth or mold; to inter; to bury; -- sometimes with up. (13): (v. i.) To burrow. (14): (n.) A plowing.


Earth - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Earth - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Earth - Easton's Bible Dictionary

Earth - Synonyms of the Old Testament

Earth - Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Earth - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Earth - The Poor Man’s Concordance and Dictionary to the Sacred Scriptures

Earth - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Earth - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

Earth - Concise Bible Dictionary

Earth - Nave's Topical Bible

Earth - People's Dictionary of the Bible

Earth - Smith's Bible Dictionary

Earth - A Symbolical Dictionary

Earth - Thompson Chain-Reference Bible

Earth - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

Earth - Biblical and Theological Dictionary

Earth - Wilson's Dictionary of Bible Types


(1): (v. t.) To overpower so as to disable from further resistance; to crush. (2): (v. t.) To destroy the force of; to overcome; as, medicines subdue a fever. (3): (v. t.) To render submissive; to bring under command; to reduce to mildness or obedience; to tame; as, to subdue a stubborn child; to subdue the temper or passions. (4): (v. t.) To reduce to tenderness; to melt; to soften; as, to subdue ferocity by tears. (5): (v. t.) To reduce the intensity or degree of; to tone down; to soften; as, to subdue the brilliancy of colors. (6): (v. t.) To bring under; to conquer by force or the exertion of superior power, and bring into permanent subjection; to reduce under dominion; to vanquish. (7): (v. t.) To make mellow; to break, as land; also, to destroy, as weeds. (8): (v. t.) To overcome, as by persuasion or other mild means; as, to subdue opposition by argument or entreaties.


Subdue - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words


(1): (pron.) As a substance for any noun of the neuter gender; as, here is the book, take it home. (2): (pron.) As an indefinite nominative for a impersonal verb; as, it snows; it rains. (3): (pron.) As an indefinite object after some intransitive verbs, or after a substantive used humorously as a verb; as, to foot it (i. e., to walk). (4): (pron.) As a demonstrative, especially at the beginning of a sentence, pointing to that which is about to be stated, named, or mentioned, or referring to that which apparent or well known; as, I saw it was John. (5): (pron.) As a substitute for such general terms as, the state of affairs, the condition of things, and the like; as, how is it with the sick man? (6): (pron.) The neuter pronoun of the third person, corresponding to the masculine pronoun he and the feminine she, and having the same plural (they, their or theirs, them).


It - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words


(1): (v. t.) To hold in possession or control; to own; as, he has a farm. (2): (v. t.) To accept possession of; to take or accept. (3): (v. t.) To possess, as something which appertains to, is connected with, or affects, one. (4): (v. t.) To cause or procure to be; to effect; to exact; to desire; to require. (5): (v. t.) To bear, as young; as, she has just had a child. (6): (v. t.) To hold, regard, or esteem. (7): (v. t.) To get possession of; to obtain; to get. (8): (v. t.) To take or hold (one's self); to proceed promptly; -- used reflexively, often with ellipsis of the pronoun; as, to have after one; to have at one or at a thing, i. e., to aim at one or at a thing; to attack; to have with a companion. (9): (v. t.) To be under necessity or obligation; to be compelled; followed by an infinitive. (10): (v. t.) To understand. (11): (v. t.) To put in an awkward position; to have the advantage of; as, that is where he had him. (12): (v. t.) To cause or force to go; to take.


Have - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Have - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words


(1): (n.) Superior prominence; predominance; ascendency. (2): (n.) That which is governed; territory over which authority is exercised; the tract, district, or county, considered as subject; as, the dominions of a king. Also used figuratively; as, the dominion of the passions. (3): (n.) A supposed high order of angels; dominations. See Domination, 3. (4): (n.) Sovereign or supreme authority; the power of governing and controlling; independent right of possession, use, and control; sovereignty; supremacy.


Dominion - Dictionary of the Apostolic Church

Dominion - A Dictionary Of Christ And The Gospels

Dominion - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Dominion - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia


(1): (adv.) From one side to another; from side to side; across; crosswise; as, a board, or a tree, a foot over, i. e., a foot in diameter. (2): (prep.) Above, implying superiority after a contest; in spite of; notwithstanding; as, he triumphed over difficulties; the bill was passed over the veto. (3): (adv.) From one person or place to another regarded as on the opposite side of a space or barrier; -- used with verbs of motion; as, to sail over to England; to hand over the money; to go over to the enemy. (4): (n.) A certain number of balls (usually four) delivered successively from behind one wicket, after which the ball is bowled from behind the other wicket as many times, the fielders changing places. (5): (adv.) From beginning to end; throughout the course, extent, or expanse of anything; as, to look over accounts, or a stock of goods; a dress covered over with jewels. (6): (prep.) Across or during the time of; from beginning to end of; as, to keep anything over night; to keep corn over winter. (7): (prep.) Upon the surface of, or the whole surface of; hither and thither upon; throughout the whole extent of; as, to wander over the earth; to walk over a field, or over a city. (8): (prep.) Across; from side to side of; -- implying a passing or moving, either above the substance or thing, or on the surface of it; as, a dog leaps over a stream or a table. (9): (prep.) Above, or higher than, in place or position, with the idea of covering; -- opposed to under; as, clouds are over our heads; the smoke rises over the city. (10): (a.) Upper; covering; higher; superior; also, excessive; too much or too great; -- chiefly used in composition; as, overshoes, overcoat, over-garment, overlord, overwork, overhaste. (11): (adv.) At an end; beyond the limit of continuance; completed; finished. (12): (adv.) In a manner to bring the under side to or towards the top; as, to turn (one's self) over; to roll a stone over; to turn over the leaves; to tip over a cart. (13): (prep.) Beyond; in excess of; in addition to; more than; as, it cost over five dollars. (14): (adv.) From inside to outside, above or across the brim. (15): (prep.) Above the perpendicular height or length of, with an idea of measurement; as, the water, or the depth of water, was over his head, over his shoes. (16): (adv.) Beyond a limit; hence, in excessive degree or quantity; superfluously; with repetition; as, to do the whole work over. (17): (prep.) Above; -- implying superiority in excellence, dignity, condition, or value; as, the advantages which the Christian world has over the heathen. (18): (prep.) Above in authority or station; -- implying government, direction, care, attention, guard, responsibility, etc.; -- opposed to under. (19): (adv.) Also, with verbs of being: At, or on, the opposite side; as, the boat is over.


(1): (n.) The flesh of fish, used as food. (2): (n.) A purchase used to fish the anchor. (3): (v. t.) To catch; to draw out or up; as, to fish up an anchor. (4): (v. t.) To search by raking or sweeping. (5): (n.) A piece of timber, somewhat in the form of a fish, used to strengthen a mast or yard. (6): (n.) The twelfth sign of the zodiac; Pisces. (7): (v. t.) To strengthen (a beam, mast, etc.), or unite end to end (two timbers, railroad rails, etc.) by bolting a plank, timber, or plate to the beam, mast, or timbers, lengthwise on one or both sides. See Fish joint, under Fish, n. (8): (n.) An oviparous, vertebrate animal usually having fins and a covering scales or plates. It breathes by means of gills, and lives almost entirely in the water. See Pisces. (9): (n.) A name loosely applied in popular usage to many animals of diverse characteristics, living in the water. (10): (pl.) of Fish (11): (n.) A counter, used in various games. (12): (v. i.) To attempt to catch fish; to be employed in taking fish, by any means, as by angling or drawing a net. (13): (v. i.) To seek to obtain by artifice, or indirectly to seek to draw forth; as, to fish for compliments. (14): (v. t.) To try with a fishing rod; to catch fish in; as, to fish a stream.


Fish - New Catholic Dictionary

Fish - Plants Animals Of Bible

Fish - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Fish - Easton's Bible Dictionary

Fish - Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Fish - Bridgeway Bible Dictionary

Fish - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Fish - The Poor Man’s Concordance and Dictionary to the Sacred Scriptures

Fish - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Fish - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

Fish - Nave's Topical Bible

Fish - Smith's Bible Dictionary

Fish - Thompson Chain-Reference Bible

Fish - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

Fish - Biblical and Theological Dictionary

Fish - Wilson's Dictionary of Bible Types


(1): (prep.) Denoting reference to a thing; about; concerning; relating to; as, to boast of one's achievements. (2): (prep.) Denoting the agent, or person by whom, or thing by which, anything is, or is done; by. (3): (prep.) Denoting part of an aggregate or whole; belonging to a number or quantity mentioned; out of; from amongst; as, of this little he had some to spare; some of the mines were unproductive; most of the company. (4): (prep.) Denoting that by which a person or thing is actuated or impelled; also, the source of a purpose or action; as, they went of their own will; no body can move of itself; he did it of necessity. (5): (prep.) Denoting nearness or distance, either in space or time; from; as, within a league of the town; within an hour of the appointed time. (6): (prep.) Denoting identity or equivalence; -- used with a name or appellation, and equivalent to the relation of apposition; as, the continent of America; the city of Rome; the Island of Cuba. (7): (prep.) Denoting relation to place or time; belonging to, or connected with; as, men of Athens; the people of the Middle Ages; in the days of Herod. (8): (prep.) In a general sense, from, or out from; proceeding from; belonging to; relating to; concerning; -- used in a variety of applications; as: (9): (prep.) Denoting passage from one state to another; from. (10): (prep.) Denoting possession or ownership, or the relation of subject to attribute; as, the apartment of the consul: the power of the king; a man of courage; the gate of heaven. (11): (prep.) During; in the course of. (12): (prep.) Denoting that from which anything proceeds; indicating origin, source, descent, and the like; as, he is of a race of kings; he is of noble blood. (13): (prep.) Denoting the material of which anything is composed, or that which it contains; as, a throne of gold; a sword of steel; a wreath of mist; a cup of water.


Of - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Of - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Of - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words


(1): (n.) One of the larger bodies of salt water, less than an ocean, found on the earth's surface; a body of salt water of second rank, generally forming part of, or connecting with, an ocean or a larger sea; as, the Mediterranean Sea; the Sea of Marmora; the North Sea; the Carribean Sea. (2): (n.) An inland body of water, esp. if large or if salt or brackish; as, the Caspian Sea; the Sea of Aral; sometimes, a small fresh-water lake; as, the Sea of Galilee. (3): (n.) The ocean; the whole body of the salt water which covers a large part of the globe. (4): (n.) The swell of the ocean or other body of water in a high wind; motion of the water's surface; also, a single wave; a billow; as, there was a high sea after the storm; the vessel shipped a sea. (5): (n.) A great brazen laver in the temple at Jerusalem; -- so called from its size. (6): (n.) Fig.: Anything resembling the sea in vastness; as, a sea of glory.


Sea - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Sea - Dictionary of the Apostolic Church

Sea - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Sea - Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Sea - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Sea - The Poor Man’s Concordance and Dictionary to the Sacred Scriptures

Sea - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Sea - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

Sea - Concise Bible Dictionary

Sea - Nave's Topical Bible

Sea - People's Dictionary of the Bible

Sea - People's Dictionary of the Bible

Sea - People's Dictionary of the Bible

Sea - People's Dictionary of the Bible

Sea - People's Dictionary of the Bible

Sea - Smith's Bible Dictionary

Sea - Synonyms of the New Testament

Sea - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

Sea - Biblical and Theological Dictionary

Sea - Wilson's Dictionary of Bible Types


(1): (n.) Any domesticated bird used as food, as a hen, turkey, duck; in a more restricted sense, the common domestic cock or hen (Gallus domesticus). (2): (v. i.) To catch or kill wild fowl, for game or food, as by shooting, or by decoys, nets, etc. (3): (n.) Any bird; esp., any large edible bird.


Fowl - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Fowl - Plants Animals Of Bible

Fowl - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Fowl - Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Fowl - A Dictionary Of Christ And The Gospels

Fowl - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Fowl - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Fowl - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

Fowl - Concise Bible Dictionary

Fowl - Smith's Bible Dictionary

Fowl - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

Fowl - Wilson's Dictionary of Bible Types


(1): (n.) To expose to the air for the purpose of cooling, refreshing, or purifying; to ventilate; as, to air a room. (2): (n.) A particular state of the atmosphere, as respects heat, cold, moisture, etc., or as affecting the sensations; as, a smoky air, a damp air, the morning air, etc. (3): (n.) Any aeriform body; a gas; as, oxygen was formerly called vital air. (4): (n.) Air in motion; a light breeze; a gentle wind. (5): (n.) Carriage; attitude; action; movement; as, the head of that portrait has a good air. (6): (n.) Odoriferous or contaminated air. (7): (n.) Utterance abroad; publicity; vent. (8): (n.) Intelligence; information. (9): (n.) A musical idea, or motive, rhythmically developed in consecutive single tones, so as to form a symmetrical and balanced whole, which may be sung by a single voice to the stanzas of a hymn or song, or even to plain prose, or played upon an instrument; a melody; a tune; an aria. (10): (n.) In harmonized chorals, psalmody, part songs, etc., the part which bears the tune or melody -- in modern harmony usually the upper part -- is sometimes called the air. (11): (n.) The peculiar look, appearance, and bearing of a person; mien; demeanor; as, the air of a youth; a heavy air; a lofty air. (12): (n.) Peculiar appearance; apparent character; semblance; manner; style. (13): (n.) An artificial or affected manner; show of pride or vanity; haughtiness; as, it is said of a person, he puts on airs. (14): (n.) The representation or reproduction of the effect of the atmospheric medium through which every object in nature is viewed. (15): (n.) That which surrounds and influences. (16): (n.) To expose for the sake of public notice; to display ostentatiously; as, to air one's opinion. (17): (n.) To expose to heat, for the purpose of expelling dampness, or of warming; as, to air linen; to air liquors. (18): (n.) Symbolically: Something unsubstantial, light, or volatile. (19): (n.) The fluid which we breathe, and which surrounds the earth; the atmosphere. It is invisible, inodorous, insipid, transparent, compressible, elastic, and ponderable. (20): (n.) The artificial motion or carriage of a horse.


Air - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Air - Dictionary of the Apostolic Church

Air - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Air - Easton's Bible Dictionary

Air - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Air - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

Air - Concise Bible Dictionary

Air - A Symbolical Dictionary

Air - Thompson Chain-Reference Bible

Air - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

Air - Biblical and Theological Dictionary

Air - Wilson's Dictionary of Bible Types


(1): (a. & a. pron.) Every one. Cf. (2): (a. & a. pron.) All the parts which compose a whole collection or aggregate number, considered in their individuality, all taken separately one by one, out of an indefinite bumber.


(1): (n.) The benefice of a clergyman; an ecclesiastical charge which a minister receives. (2): (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Live (3): (n.) Power of continuing life; the act of living, or living comfortably. (4): (n.) Means of subsistence; sustenance; estate. (5): (n.) Manner of life; as, riotous living; penurious living; earnest living. (6): (n.) The state of one who, or that which, lives; lives; life; existence.


Living - Dictionary of the Apostolic Church

Living - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Living (2) - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Living - A Dictionary Of Christ And The Gospels

Living - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words


(1): (n.) A portion or part; something. (2): (n.) Whatever exists, or is conceived to exist, as a separate entity, whether animate or inanimate; any separable or distinguishable object of thought. (3): (n.) Alt. of Ting (4): (n.) An inanimate object, in distinction from a living being; any lifeless material. (5): (n.) Whatever may be possessed or owned; a property; -- distinguished from person. (6): (n.) A transaction or occurrence; an event; a deed. (7): (n.) A diminutive or slighted object; any object viewed as merely existing; -- often used in pity or contempt. (8): (n.) Clothes; furniture; appurtenances; luggage; as, to pack or store one's things. (9): (n.) In Scandinavian countries, a legislative or judicial assembly.


(1): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) As a demonstrative pronoun (pl. Those), that usually points out, or refers to, a person or thing previously mentioned, or supposed to be understood. That, as a demonstrative, may precede the noun to which it refers; as, that which he has said is true; those in the basket are good apples. (2): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) As a conjunction, that retains much of its force as a demonstrative pronoun. (3): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) To introduce a clause employed as the object of the preceding verb, or as the subject or predicate nominative of a verb. (4): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) To introduce, a reason or cause; -- equivalent to for that, in that, for the reason that, because. (5): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) To introduce a purpose; -- usually followed by may, or might, and frequently preceded by so, in order, to the end, etc. (6): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) To introduce a consequence, result, or effect; -- usually preceded by so or such, sometimes by that. (7): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) In an elliptical sentence to introduce a dependent sentence expressing a wish, or a cause of surprise, indignation, or the like. (8): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) As adverb: To such a degree; so; as, he was that frightened he could say nothing. (9): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) As a relative pronoun, that is equivalent to who or which, serving to point out, and make definite, a person or thing spoken of, or alluded to, before, and may be either singular or plural. (10): (pron., a., conj., & adv.) As an adjective, that has the same demonstrative force as the pronoun, but is followed by a noun.



(prep.) On; -- used in all the senses of that word, with which it is interchangeable.


Upon - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

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