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(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Break.
2800. klasis -- a breaking
... a breaking. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: klasis Phonetic Spelling:
(klas'-is) Short Definition: a breaking Definition: a breaking. ...
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1358. diorusso -- to dig through (as of breaking into a house)
... to dig through (as of breaking into a house). Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration:
diorusso Phonetic Spelling: (dee-or-oos'-so) Short Definition: I dig through ...
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3847. parabasis -- a going aside, a transgression
... from 3844 , "contrary" and , "go") -- properly, an "overstepping" (); a going "."
3847 ("a stepping the line") in the NT refers to the (breaking) of God's law ...
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1267. diamerismos -- a division
... a division. Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine Transliteration: diamerismos Phonetic
Spelling: (dee-am-er-is-mos') Short Definition: breaking up, discord ...
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1911. epiballo -- to throw over, to throw oneself
... Word Origin from epi and ballo Definition to throw over, to throw oneself NASB Word
Usage breaking over (1), falls (1), laid (8), lay (2), put (2), puts (2 ...
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1096. ginomai -- to come into being, to happen, to become
... 2), been...came (1), began (1), behaved (1), being (2), come into being (1), being
carried (1), being done (2), being made (2), born (5), breaking* (1), came ...
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3089. luo -- to loose, to release, to dissolve
... verb Definition to loose, to release, to dissolve NASB Word Usage annuls (1), break
(1), breaking (1), broke down (1), broken (4), destroy (2), destroyed (3 ...
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814. ataktos -- disorderly
... Cognate: 814 -- properly, ("breaking rank"); insubordinate to God's Word
and hence () -- because lacking (discipline). See 813 (). ...
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3892. paranomia -- lawbreaking
... 3892 -- properly, what is in direct contradiction to what is lawful; (literally,
"beside the law"); law-breaking, violation of divine justice. ...
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4919. sunthrupto -- to break in pieces, crush
... Word Origin from sun and thrupto (to break in pieces) Definition to break
in pieces, crush NASB Word Usage breaking (1). break. ...
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Strong's Hebrew
4290. machtereth -- a breaking in, burglary
... 4289, 4290. machtereth. 4291 . a breaking in, burglary. Transliteration:
machtereth Phonetic Spelling: (makh-teh'-reth) Short Definition: breaking. ...
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7670. shibbaron -- a breaking, crushing
... 7669, 7670. shibbaron. 7671 . a breaking, crushing. Transliteration: shibbaron
Phonetic Spelling: (shib-rone') Short Definition: breaking. ...
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7667. sheber -- a breaking, fracture, crushing, breach, crash
... a breaking, fracture, crushing, breach, crash. Transliteration: sheber or sheber
Phonetic Spelling: (sheh'-ber) Short Definition: destruction. ...
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4550. massa -- a pulling up, breaking (camp), setting out, a ...
... massa. 4551 . a pulling up, breaking (camp), setting out, a journey. Transliteration:
massa Phonetic Spelling: (mas-sah') Short Definition: journeys. ...
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6556. perets -- a bursting forth, breach
... breach, breaking forth in, forth, gap. From parats; a break (literally or figuratively)
-- breach, breaking forth (in), X forth, gap. see HEBREW parats. ...
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4866. mishbar -- place of breach
... birth, breaking forth. From shabar; the orifice of the womb (from which the fetus
breaks forth) -- birth, breaking forth. see HEBREW shabar. 4865, 4866. ...
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6524b. parach -- to break out
... 6524a, 6524b. parach. 6524c . to break out. Transliteration: parach Short
Definition: breaking. Word Origin a prim. root Definition ...
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6499. par -- young bull, steer
... Or par {pawr}; from parar; a bullock (apparently as breaking forth in wild strength,
or perhaps as dividing the hoof) -- (+ young) bull(-ock), calf, ox. ...
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7665. shabar -- to break, break in pieces
... root Definition to break, break in pieces NASB Word Usage abolish (1), break (25),
break down (1), breaking in pieces (1), breaks (5), breaks in pieces (1 ...
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6565a. parar -- to break, frustrate
... root Definition to break, frustrate NASB Word Usage annul (4), annulled (1), break
(12), breaking (3), broke (4), broken (7), cease (1), do away (1), fail (1 ...
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Breaking with God.
... Why the Results Fail Breaking with God. God answers prayer. Prayer ... Prayer is
transacting business with God. Sin is breaking with God. Suppose ...
// talks on prayer/breaking with god.htm

A Heart-Breaking Verse.
... II The Wooing Lover (John i. 1-18.) A Heart-breaking Verse. Then comes
John's second heart-breaking verse; but it is just a bit ...
/.../gordon/quiet talks on johns gospel/a heart-breaking verse.htm

The Breaking Out of Discord
which came down from Judaea taught the brethren, and said ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture the acts/the breaking out of discord.htm

Made Known in the Breaking of Bread.
... The Resurrection: Gravity Upward Made Known in the Breaking of Bread.
The news now quickly spread; the two stories, that of the ...
/.../gordon/quiet talks about jesus/made known in the breaking.htm

The Morning Light is Breaking
... V. THE CHURCH Missions 479. The morning light is breaking. [1848]Webb: ...
Samuel F. Smith, 1832. The morning light is breaking; The darkness disappears; ...
/.../missions 479 the morning light.htm

Making and Breaking Connections.
... MAKING AND BREAKING CONNECTIONS. Many Experiences, but One Law. ... But now the main
topic we are to talk about is making and breaking connections. ...
/.../gordon/quiet talks on power/making and breaking connections.htm

Monday in Easter Week. And they Told what Things were done in the ...
... Monday in Easter Week. And they told what things were done in the way,
and how he was known to them in breaking of bread. And as ...
/.../winkworth/lyra germanica the christian year/monday in easter week and.htm

The Pharisees Accuse Christ of Sabbath-Breaking and Blasphemy. ...
... CHRIST'S SECOND JOURNEY TO JERUSALEM. Section 144. The Pharisees accuse Christ of
Sabbath-breaking and Blasphemy."His Justification. (John, v., 10, 17-19.). ...
/.../section 144 the pharisees accuse.htm

The Salutation. Praise of the Corinthians Before the Breaking ...
... Chapter I."The salutation. Praise of the Corinthians before the breaking
forth of schism among them. The Church of God which sojourns ...
/.../chapter i the salutation praise of.htm

The Division Between East and West
... [Sidenote: with the breaking up of the Roman Empire.] Heresies and ... Section 2. The
Iconoclast (or Image-breaking) Controversy. [Sidenote: Dislike of images]. ...
/.../a key to the knowledge of church history/chapter ix the division between.htm

Breaking (69 Occurrences)
... Multi-Version Concordance Breaking (69 Occurrences). ... Luke 5:6 When they had done
this, they caught a great multitude of fish, and their net was breaking. ...
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Sabbath-breaking. Sabbathbreaking, Sabbath-breaking. Sabbath-day . Int. Standard
Bible Encyclopedia SABBATH-BREAKING. sab'-bath-brak'-ing. ...
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Breach (55 Occurrences)
... 1. (n.) A breaking or infraction of a law, or of any obligation; violation;
non-fulfillment; as, a breach of contract; a breach of promise. ...
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Breaker (2 Occurrences)
... 2. (n.) Specifically: A machine for breaking rocks, or for breaking coal at the
mines; also, the building in which such a machine is placed. ...
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Bands (130 Occurrences)
... The breaking of the two staves is symbolic of the breaking of Yahweh's covenant
and of the union between Judah and Israel. BANDS OF RUDDER. See RUDDER. ...
/b/bands.htm - 37k

Crash (7 Occurrences)
... 2. (vi) To make a loud, clattering sound, as of many things falling and
breaking at once; to break in pieces with a harsh noise. ...
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Fellowship (114 Occurrences)
... as used in Acts 2:42 is by some interpreted in this sense: "They continued stedfastly
in the apostles' teaching and fellowship, in the breaking of bread and ...
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Fracture (2 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (n.) The act of breaking or snapping; rupture; breach;
as the fracture of a bone or a community. 2. (n.) The breaking of a bone. ...
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Festering (7 Occurrences)
... Exodus 9:9 It shall become small dust over all the land of Egypt, and shall be a
boil breaking forth with boils on man and on animal, throughout all the land ...
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Taint (1 Occurrence)
... 2. (n.) An injury done to a lance in an encounter, without its being broken; also,
a breaking of a lance in an encounter in a dishonorable or unscientific ...
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Breaking (69 Occurrences)

Matthew 14:19
And he gave orders for the people to be seated on the grass; and he took the five cakes of bread and the two fishes and, looking up to heaven, he said words of blessing, and made division of the food, and gave it to the disciples, and the disciples gave it to the people.
(See NAS)

Mark 4:37
A big wind storm arose, and the waves beat into the boat, so much that the boat was already filled.
(See NAS)

Luke 5:6
When they had done this, they caught a great multitude of fish, and their net was breaking.

Luke 8:29
For Jesus was commanding the unclean spirit to come out of the man. For the unclean spirit had often seized the man. He was kept under guard, and bound with chains and fetters. Breaking the bands apart, he was driven by the demon into the desert.

Luke 24:30
It happened, that when he had sat down at the table with them, he took the bread and gave thanks. Breaking it, he gave to them.

Luke 24:35
They related the things that happened along the way, and how he was recognized by them in the breaking of the bread.

John 5:18
because of this, then, were the Jews seeking the more to kill him, because not only was he breaking the sabbath, but he also called God his own Father, making himself equal to God.

John 19:33
Then they came to Jesus Himself: but when they saw that He was already dead, they refrained from breaking His legs.

John 21:4
But when day was now breaking, Jesus stood on the beach: yet the disciples knew not that it was Jesus.

Acts 2:42
They continued steadfastly in the apostles' teaching and fellowship, in the breaking of bread, and prayer.

Acts 2:46
Day by day, continuing steadfastly with one accord in the temple, and breaking bread at home, they took their food with gladness and singleness of heart,

Acts 21:13
Then Paul answered, "What are you doing, weeping and breaking my heart? For I am ready not only to be bound, but also to die at Jerusalem for the name of the Lord Jesus."

Acts 23:3
Then Paul said to him, God will smite thee, whited wall. And thou, dost thou sit judging me according to the law, and breaking the law commandest me to be smitten?

Romans 2:23
Thou that makest thy boast of the law, through breaking the law dishonourest thou God?

Romans 5:14
Nevertheless death reigned from Adam until Moses, even over those whose sins weren't like Adam's disobedience, who is a foreshadowing of him who was to come.
(See NIV)

James 2:10
For whoever shall keep the whole law and shall offend in one point, he has come under the guilt of breaking all.

Genesis 32:24
Jacob was left alone, and wrestled with a man there until the breaking of the day.

Genesis 32:26
And he said: 'Let me go, for the day breaketh.' And he said: 'I will not let thee go, except thou bless me.'

Exodus 9:9
It shall become small dust over all the land of Egypt, and shall be a boil breaking forth with boils on man and on animal, throughout all the land of Egypt."

Exodus 9:10
They took ashes of the furnace, and stood before Pharaoh; and Moses sprinkled it up toward the sky; and it became a boil breaking forth with boils on man and on animal.

Exodus 22:2
If the thief is found breaking in, and is struck so that he dies, there shall be no guilt of bloodshed for him.

Exodus 22:3
If the sun has risen on him, there shall be guilt of bloodshed for him; he shall make restitution. If he has nothing, then he shall be sold for his theft.
(See RSV)

Exodus 32:19
And it cometh to pass, when he hath drawn near unto the camp, that he seeth the calf, and the dancing, and the anger of Moses burneth, and he casteth out of his hands the tables, and breaketh them under the mount;
(See NIV)

Leviticus 13:42
But if there is in the bald head, or the bald forehead, a reddish-white plague; it is leprosy breaking out in his bald head, or his bald forehead.

Leviticus 13:57
and if it appear still in the garment, either in the warp, or in the woof, or in anything of skin, it is breaking out: thou shalt burn that wherein the plague is with fire.

Leviticus 26:15
and if at My statutes ye kick, and if My judgments your soul loathe, so as not to do all My commands -- to your breaking My covenant --

Leviticus 26:25
I will bring a sword upon you, that will execute the vengeance of the covenant; and you will be gathered together within your cities: and I will send the pestilence among you; and you will be delivered into the hand of the enemy.
(See NIV)

Leviticus 26:26
In My breaking to you the staff of bread, then ten women have baked your bread in one oven, and have given back your bread by weight; and ye have eaten, and are not satisfied.

Leviticus 26:44
And yet for all that, when they are in the land of their enemies, I will not reject them, neither will I abhor them, to destroy them utterly, and to break My covenant with them; for I am the LORD their God.

Numbers 5:6
"Speak to the children of Israel:'When a man or woman commits any sin that men commit, so as to trespass against Yahweh, and that soul is guilty;
(See RSV)

Numbers 10:2
"Make two trumpets of silver. You shall make them of beaten work. You shall use them for the calling of the congregation, and for the journeying of the camps.
(See RSV)

Numbers 14:34
by the number of the days 'in' which ye spied the land, forty days, -- a day for a year, a day for a year -- ye do bear your iniquities, forty years, and ye have known my breaking off;

Deuteronomy 9:17
And I lay hold on the two tables, and cast them out of my two hands, and break them before your eyes,
(See NIV)

Deuteronomy 31:20
For when I shall have brought them into the land which I swore to their fathers, flowing with milk and honey, and they shall have eaten and filled themselves, and grown fat; then will they turn to other gods, and serve them, and despise me, and break my covenant.
(See NIV)

Joshua 9:20
This we will do to them, and let them live; lest wrath be on us, because of the oath which we swore to them."
(See NIV)

1 Samuel 25:10
And Nabal answereth the servants of David and saith, 'Who 'is' David, and who the son of Jesse? to-day have servants been multiplied who are breaking away each from his master;

2 Samuel 5:20
And David came to Baal-perazim, and David smote them there; and he said, Jehovah has broken in upon mine enemies before me, as the breaking forth of waters. Therefore he called the name of that place Baal-perazim.

1 Kings 19:11
He said, "Go out, and stand on the mountain before Yahweh." Behold, Yahweh passed by, and a great and strong wind tore the mountains, and broke in pieces the rocks before Yahweh; but Yahweh was not in the wind. After the wind an earthquake; but Yahweh was not in the earthquake.
(See NAS)

1 Chronicles 14:11
So they came up to Baalperazim; and David smote them there. Then David said, God hath broken in upon mine enemies by mine hand like the breaking forth of waters: therefore they called the name of that place Baalperazim.

Job 3:9
Let the stars of its twilight be dark. Let it look for light, but have none, neither let it see the eyelids of the morning,
(See NAS)

Job 30:14
They came upon me as a wide breaking in of waters: in the desolation they rolled themselves upon me.

Psalms 144:14
Our oxen will pull heavy loads. There is no breaking in, and no going away, and no outcry in our streets.

Proverbs 15:4
A gentle tongue is a tree of life; But perverseness therein is a breaking of the spirit.

Ecclesiastes 10:8
Whoso is digging a pit falleth into it, And whoso is breaking a hedge, a serpent biteth him.

Isaiah 22:5
For it is a day of confusion, and of treading down, and of perplexity, from the Lord, Yahweh of Armies, in the valley of vision; a breaking down of the walls, and a crying to the mountains."

Isaiah 28:24
Does he who plows to sow plow continually? Does he keep turning the soil and breaking the clods?

Isaiah 30:13
therefore this iniquity shall be to you like a breach ready to fall, swelling out in a high wall, whose breaking comes suddenly in an instant.

Isaiah 30:14
He will break it as a potter's vessel is broken, breaking it in pieces without sparing, so that there won't be found among the broken piece a piece good enough to take fire from the hearth, or to dip up water out of the cistern."

Isaiah 58:13
If you keep the Sabbath with care, not doing your business on my holy day; and if the Sabbath seems to you a delight, and the new moon of the Lord a thing to be honoured; and if you give respect to him by not doing your business, or going after your pleasure, or saying unholy words;
(See NIV)

Isaiah 65:14
Lo, My servants sing from joy of heart, And ye cry from pain of heart, And from breaking of spirit ye do howl.

Jeremiah 2:34
Also the blood of the souls of the innocent poor is found in your skirts. You did not find them breaking in; but it is because of all these things.

Jeremiah 10:19
Wo to me for my breaking, Grievious hath been my smiting, And I said, Only, this 'is' my sickness, and I bear it.

Jeremiah 17:18
Let them be ashamed that persecute me, but let not me be ashamed; let them be dismayed, but let not me be dismayed; bring upon them the day of evil, and break them with a double breaking.

Jeremiah 28:12
And there is a word of Jehovah unto Jeremiah after the breaking, by Hananiah the prophet, of the yoke from off the neck of Jeremiah the prophet, saying,

Jeremiah 45:4
Thus shalt thou say unto him: Thus saith the LORD: Behold, that which I have built will I break down, and that which I have planted I will pluck up; and this in the whole land.
(See RSV)

Jeremiah 49:35
Thus said Jehovah of Hosts: Lo, I am breaking the bow of Elam, The beginning of their might.

Ezekiel 4:16
And He saith unto me, 'Son of man, lo, I am breaking the staff of bread in Jerusalem, and they have eaten bread by weight and with fear; and water by measure and with astonishment, they do drink;

Ezekiel 16:59
For thus says the Lord Yahweh: I will also deal with you as you have done, who have despised the oath in breaking the covenant.

Ezekiel 17:18
For he has despised the oath by breaking the covenant; and behold, he had given his hand, and yet has done all these things; he shall not escape.

Ezekiel 21:6
Sigh therefore, you son of man; with the breaking of your thighs and with bitterness you will sigh before their eyes.

Ezekiel 30:18
And in Tehaphnehes hath the day been dark, In My breaking there the yokes of Egypt, And ceased in her hath the excellency of her strength, She -- a cloud doth cover her, And her daughters into captivity do go.

Ezekiel 34:27
And given hath the tree of the field its fruit, And the land doth give her increase, And they have been on their land confident, And they have known that I 'am' Jehovah, In My breaking the bands of their yoke, And I have delivered them from the hand of those laying service on them.

Daniel 2:40
And the fourth kingdom is strong as iron, because that iron is breaking small, and making feeble, all 'things', even as iron that is breaking all these, it beateth small and breaketh.

Daniel 12:7
I heard the man clothed in linen, who was above the waters of the river, when he held up his right hand and his left hand to heaven, and swore by him who lives forever that it shall be for a time, times, and a half; and when they have made an end of breaking in pieces the power of the holy people, all these things shall be finished.

Hosea 4:2
There is nought but swearing and breaking faith, and killing, and stealing, and committing adultery; they break out, and blood toucheth blood.

Hosea 13:13
The sorrows of a travailing woman shall come upon him: he is an unwise son; for he should not stay long in the place of the breaking forth of children.

Joel 2:8
Neither doth one thrust another, they march every one in his highway; and they break through the weapons, and suffer no harm.
(See NIV)

Zechariah 11:14
And I cut asunder my second staff, Bands, to break the unity between Judah and Israel.
(See NIV)

Malachi 2:10
Don't we all have one father? Hasn't one God created us? Why do we deal treacherously every man against his brother, profaning the covenant of our fathers?
(See NIV)



Breaking a Personal Covenant

Breaking a Vow

Breaking Bad Habits

Breaking Bread

Breaking Covenants

Breaking Curses

Breaking Generational Curses

Breaking Promises

Breaking the Law

Breaking the Ten Commandments

Breaking Up

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