woman

Definitions of -woman

Noun

an adult human female.

The jury of seven women and five men were discharged after failing to reach a verdict after more than eight hours of deliberation.

Synonyms:

lady girl female matron lass lassie chick girlie sister dame broad gal grrrl maid maiden damsel wench gentlewoman womenfolk

Suffix

in nouns denoting.

Examples of woman

Let only the top man or woman be elected by general public and the rest by taxpayers.

Synonyms of woman

Noun

lady girlfriend cleaning lady womanhood

1 Corinthians 11:9

for indeed man was not created for the woman's sake, but woman for the man's sake.

1 Corinthians 11:12

For as the woman originates from the man, so also the man has his birth through the woman; and all things originate from God.

1 Corinthians 11:11

However, in the Lord, neither is woman independent of man, nor is man independent of woman.

Ecclesiastes 7:28

which I am still seeking but have not found. I have found one man among a thousand, but I have not found a woman among all these.

1 Corinthians 11:3

But I want you to understand that Christ is the head of every man, and the man is the head of a woman, and God is the head of Christ.

1 Corinthians 14:35

If they desire to learn anything, let them ask their own husbands at home; for it is improper for a woman to speak in church.

1 Corinthians 11:15

but if a woman has long hair, it is a glory to her? For her hair is given to her for a covering.

Proverbs 31:16

She considers a field and buys it; From her earnings she plants a vineyard.

John 4:7

There came a woman of Samaria to draw water. Jesus said to her, "Give Me a drink."

Matthew 22:28

"In the resurrection, therefore, whose wife of the seven will she be? For they all had married her."

Deuteronomy 21:11

and see among the captives a beautiful woman, and have a desire for her and would take her as a wife for yourself,

1 Corinthians 14:34

The women are to keep silent in the churches; for they are not permitted to speak, but are to subject themselves, just as the Law also says.

1 Timothy 2:12

But I do not allow a woman to teach or exercise authority over a man, but to remain quiet.

1 Corinthians 7:1

Now concerning the things about which you wrote, it is good for a man not to touch a woman.

Genesis 2:18

Then the LORD God said, "It is not good for the man to be alone; I will make him a helper suitable for him."

Mark 5:25

A woman who had had a hemorrhage for twelve years,

Proverbs 9:13

The woman of folly is boisterous, She is naive and knows nothing.

Luke 15:8

"Or what woman, if she has ten silver coins and loses one coin, does not light a lamp and sweep the house and search carefully until she finds it?

Matthew 15:28

Then Jesus said to her, "O woman, your faith is great; it shall be done for you as you wish." And her daughter was healed at once.

Proverbs 31:10

An excellent wife, who can find? For her worth is far above jewels.

Revelation 12:16

But the earth helped the woman, and the earth opened its mouth and drank up the river which the dragon poured out of his mouth.

1 Timothy 5:2

the older women as mothers, and the younger women as sisters, in all purity.

1 Kings 3:19

"This woman's son died in the night, because she lay on it.

Proverbs 31:29

"Many daughters have done nobly, But you excel them all."

Leviticus 18:22

'You shall not lie with a male as one lies with a female; it is an abomination.

Proverbs 31:3

Do not give your strength to women, Or your ways to that which destroys kings.

1 Samuel 1:15

But Hannah replied, "No, my lord, I am a woman oppressed in spirit; I have drunk neither wine nor strong drink, but I have poured out my soul before the LORD.

Isaiah 3:12

O My people! Their oppressors are children, And women rule over them O My people! Those who guide you lead you astray And confuse the direction of your paths.

Deuteronomy 22:5

"A woman shall not wear man's clothing, nor shall a man put on a woman's clothing; for whoever does these things is an abomination to the LORD your God.

Leviticus 21:13

'He shall take a wife in her virginity.

Matthew 22:25

"Now there were seven brothers with us; and the first married and died, and having no children left his wife to his brother;

1 Corinthians 11:6

For if a woman does not cover her head, let her also have her hair cut off; but if it is disgraceful for a woman to have her hair cut off or her head shaved, let her cover her head.

Isaiah 3:17

Therefore the Lord will afflict the scalp of the daughters of Zion with scabs, And the LORD will make their foreheads bare."

Deuteronomy 22:13

"If any man takes a wife and goes in to her and then turns against her,

Proverbs 7:10

And behold, a woman comes to meet him, Dressed as a harlot and cunning of heart.

Matthew 24:19

"But woe to those who are pregnant and to those who are nursing babies in those days!

Proverbs 21:19

It is better to live in a desert land Than with a contentious and vexing woman.

1 Corinthians 7:34

and his interests are divided. The woman who is unmarried, and the virgin, is concerned about the things of the Lord, that she may be holy both in body and spirit; but one who is married is concerned about the things of the world, how she may please her husband.

Psalm 68:11

The Lord gives the command; The women who proclaim the good tidings are a great host:

Jeremiah 31:22

"How long will you go here and there, O faithless daughter? For the LORD has created a new thing in the earth-- A woman will encompass a man."

From Thematic Bible

Woman » The subjection of

Woman » Creation and temptation of

Woman » Often engaged in » Drawing and carrying water

Woman » Of distinction » Fair and graceful

Woman » Young » Happy

Woman » Often treated with great cruelty in war

Woman » Characterized as » Timid

Woman » Illustrative » (chaste and holy,) of saints

Woman » Young » Often treated with great cruelty in war

Woman » Generally lived in a separated apartment or tent

Woman » Deceived by satan

Woman » Frequently » Active in instigating to iniquity

Woman » Illustrative » (gloriously arrayed,) of the church of Christ

Woman » Frequently » Zealous in promoting superstition and idolatry

Woman » Virtuous, held in high estimation

Woman » Young » Could not marry without consent of parents

Woman » Young » Not to be given in marriage considered a calamity

Woman » Young » Often » Taken captive

Woman » Illustrative » (lewd,) of the roman apostacy

Woman » Frequently » Subtle and deceitful

Woman » Considered a valuable booty in war

Woman » Characterized as » Tender and constant to her offspring

Woman » Young » Called » Virgins

Woman » Often engaged in » Agriculture

Woman » Often engaged in » Attending funerals as mourners

Woman » Often engaged in » Domestic employments

Woman » Illustrative » (wise,) of saints

Woman » Young » Of distinction, dressed in robes of various colors

Woman » Originally made » To be an helpmeet for man

Woman » Of distinction » Wore their hair plaited and adorned with gold and pearls

Woman » Submissive and respectful to husbands

Woman » Often engaged in » Tending sheep

Woman » Often engaged in » Grinding corn

Woman » Illustrative » (at ease and careless,) of a state of carnal security

Woman » Had a court of the tabernacle assigned to them

Woman » Salvation promised through the seed of

Woman » Young » Called » Damsels

Woman » Young » Called » Maids

Woman » Of the poorer classes swarthy from exposure to the sun

Woman » Young » Punishment for seducing, when betrothed

Woman » Allowed to join in the temple-music from the time of david

Woman » To wear her hair long as a covering

Woman » Originally made » To be the glory of man

Woman » Originally made » Subordinate to man

Woman » Originally made » For man

Woman » Often engaged in » Spinning

Woman » Good and virtuous, described

Woman » Often engaged in » Celebrating the victories of the nation

Woman » Originally made » From one of adam's ribs

Woman » Young » Punishment for seducing when not betrothed

Woman » Unfaithfulness of, when married found out by the waters of jealousy

Woman » Punishment for injuring, when with child

Woman » Often engaged in » Embroidery

Woman » Of distinction » Fond of dress and ornaments

Woman » Illustrative » (foolish,) of mere professors

Woman » Frequently » Fond of self-indulgence

Woman » Safety in childbirth promised to the faithful and holy

Woman » Vows of, when married not binding upon the husband

Woman » Rights of

Woman » Characterized as » Loving and affectionate

Woman » Frequently » Silly and easily led into error

Woman » Young » Kind and courteous to strangers

Woman » Young » Fond » Ornaments

Woman » Generally wore a vail in the presence of the other sex

Woman » Originally made » By God in his own image

Woman » Illustrative » (delicate,) of backsliding israel

Woman » Young » Inherited parents' property when there was no male heir

Woman » Origin and cause of the name

Woman » Curse pronounced on

Woman » Characterized as » Weaker than man

Woman » Of distinction » Haughty in their deportment

Woman » Illustrative » (forsaken,) of israel in her captivity

Woman » Led man to disobey God

Woman » To be governed by, considered a calamity by the jews

Woman » To be slain by, considered a great disgrace

Woman » Were required to hear and obey the law

Woman » Young » Required to learn from and imitate their elders

Woman » The subjection of

Genesis 3:16

To the woman He said, "I will greatly multiply Your pain in childbirth, In pain you will bring forth children; Yet your desire will be for your husband, And he will rule over you."

1 Corinthians 11:3

But I want you to understand that Christ is the head of every man, and the man is the head of a woman, and God is the head of Christ.

1 Corinthians 14:34

The women are to keep silent in the churches; for they are not permitted to speak, but are to subject themselves, just as the Law also says.

Ephesians 5:22

Wives, be subject to your own husbands, as to the Lord.

1 Peter 3:1

In the same way, you wives, be submissive to your own husbands so that even if any of them are disobedient to the word, they may be won without a word by the behavior of their wives,

More verses: 1 Peter 3:5 1 Timothy 2:11

Woman » Creation and temptation of

Genesis 3:6

When the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a delight to the eyes, and that the tree was desirable to make one wise, she took from its fruit and ate; and she gave also to her husband with her, and he ate.

1 Timothy 2:14

And it was not Adam who was deceived, but the woman being deceived, fell into transgression.

Genesis 3:1

Now the serpent was more crafty than any beast of the field which the LORD God had made. And he said to the woman, "Indeed, has God said, 'You shall not eat from any tree of the garden'?"

2 Corinthians 11:3

But I am afraid that, as the serpent deceived Eve by his craftiness, your minds will be led astray from the simplicity and purity of devotion to Christ.

Genesis 3:13

Then the LORD God said to the woman, "What is this you have done?" And the woman said, "The serpent deceived me, and I ate."

More verses: Genesis 1:27 Genesis 2:22

Woman » Often engaged in » Drawing and carrying water

Genesis 24:11

He made the camels kneel down outside the city by the well of water at evening time, the time when women go out to draw water.

Genesis 24:13

"Behold, I am standing by the spring, and the daughters of the men of the city are coming out to draw water;

John 4:7

There came a woman of Samaria to draw water. Jesus said to her, "Give Me a drink."

1 Samuel 9:11

As they went up the slope to the city, they found young women going out to draw water and said to them, "Is the seer here?"

Genesis 24:15-16

Before he had finished speaking, behold, Rebekah who was born to Bethuel the son of Milcah, the wife of Abraham's brother Nahor, came out with her jar on her shoulder. The girl was very beautiful, a virgin, and no man had had relations with her; and she went down to the spring and filled her jar and came up.

Woman » Of distinction » Fair and graceful

Genesis 24:16

The girl was very beautiful, a virgin, and no man had had relations with her; and she went down to the spring and filled her jar and came up.

Genesis 12:11

It came about when he came near to Egypt, that he said to Sarai his wife, "See now, I know that you are a beautiful woman;

Amos 8:13

"In that day the beautiful virgins And the young men will faint from thirst.

Song of Songs 1:8

"If you yourself do not know, Most beautiful among women, Go forth on the trail of the flock And pasture your young goats By the tents of the shepherds.

Woman » Young » Happy

Jeremiah 31:13

"Then the virgin will rejoice in the dance, And the young men and the old, together, For I will turn their mourning into joy And will comfort them and give them joy for their sorrow.

Zechariah 9:17

For what comeliness and beauty will be theirs! Grain will make the young men flourish, and new wine the virgins.

Judges 11:34

When Jephthah came to his house at Mizpah, behold, his daughter was coming out to meet him with tambourines and with dancing. Now she was his one and only child; besides her he had no son or daughter.

Judges 21:21

and watch; and behold, if the daughters of Shiloh come out to take part in the dances, then you shall come out of the vineyards and each of you shall catch his wife from the daughters of Shiloh, and go to the land of Benjamin.

Woman » Often treated with great cruelty in war

2 Kings 8:12

Hazael said, "Why does my lord weep?" Then he answered, "Because I know the evil that you will do to the sons of Israel: their strongholds you will set on fire, and their young men you will kill with the sword, and their little ones you will dash in pieces, and their women with child you will rip up."

Ezekiel 9:6

"Utterly slay old men, young men, maidens, little children, and women, but do not touch any man on whom is the mark; and you shall start from My sanctuary." So they started with the elders who were before the temple.

Hosea 13:16

Samaria will be held guilty, For she has rebelled against her God They will fall by the sword, Their little ones will be dashed in pieces, And their pregnant women will be ripped open.

Lamentations 5:11

They ravished the women in Zion, The virgins in the cities of Judah.

Woman » Characterized as » Timid

Jeremiah 50:37

"A sword against their horses and against their chariots And against all the foreigners who are in the midst of her, And they will become women! A sword against her treasures, and they will be plundered!

Isaiah 19:16

In that day the Egyptians will become like women, and they will tremble and be in dread because of the waving of the hand of the LORD of hosts, which He is going to wave over them.

Jeremiah 51:30

The mighty men of Babylon have ceased fighting, They stay in the strongholds; Their strength is exhausted, They are becoming like women; Their dwelling places are set on fire, The bars of her gates are broken.

Nahum 3:13

Behold, your people are women in your midst! The gates of your land are opened wide to your enemies; Fire consumes your gate bars.

Woman » Illustrative » (chaste and holy,) of saints

Song of Songs 1:3

"Your oils have a pleasing fragrance, Your name is like purified oil; Therefore the maidens love you.

Revelation 14:4

These are the ones who have not been defiled with women, for they have kept themselves chaste These are the ones who follow the Lamb wherever He goes These have been purchased from among men as first fruits to God and to the Lamb.

2 Corinthians 11:2

For I am jealous for you with a godly jealousy; for I betrothed you to one husband, so that to Christ I might present you as a pure virgin.

Woman » Young » Often treated with great cruelty in war

Lamentations 2:21

On the ground in the streets Lie young and old; My virgins and my young men Have fallen by the sword You have slain them in the day of Your anger, You have slaughtered, not sparing.

Lamentations 5:11

They ravished the women in Zion, The virgins in the cities of Judah.

Deuteronomy 32:25

'Outside the sword will bereave, And inside terror-- Both young man and virgin, The nursling with the man of gray hair.

Woman » Generally lived in a separated apartment or tent

Esther 2:11

Every day Mordecai walked back and forth in front of the court of the harem to learn how Esther was and how she fared.

Genesis 24:67

Then Isaac brought her into his mother Sarah's tent, and he took Rebekah, and she became his wife, and he loved her; thus Isaac was comforted after his mother's death.

Esther 2:9

Now the young lady pleased him and found favor with him. So he quickly provided her with her cosmetics and food, gave her seven choice maids from the king's palace and transferred her and her maids to the best place in the harem.

Genesis 18:9

Then they said to him, "Where is Sarah your wife?" And he said, "There, in the tent."

Woman » Deceived by satan

1 Timothy 2:14

And it was not Adam who was deceived, but the woman being deceived, fell into transgression.

2 Corinthians 11:3

But I am afraid that, as the serpent deceived Eve by his craftiness, your minds will be led astray from the simplicity and purity of devotion to Christ.

Genesis 3:1-6

Now the serpent was more crafty than any beast of the field which the LORD God had made. And he said to the woman, "Indeed, has God said, 'You shall not eat from any tree of the garden'?" The woman said to the serpent, "From the fruit of the trees of the garden we may eat; but from the fruit of the tree which is in the middle of the garden, God has said, 'You shall not eat from it or touch it, or you will die.'" read more.

Woman » Frequently » Active in instigating to iniquity

1 Kings 21:25

Surely there was no one like Ahab who sold himself to do evil in the sight of the LORD, because Jezebel his wife incited him.

Nehemiah 13:26

"Did not Solomon king of Israel sin regarding these things? Yet among the many nations there was no king like him, and he was loved by his God, and God made him king over all Israel; nevertheless the foreign women caused even him to sin.

Numbers 31:15-16

And Moses said to them, "Have you spared all the women? "Behold, these caused the sons of Israel, through the counsel of Balaam, to trespass against the LORD in the matter of Peor, so the plague was among the congregation of the LORD.

Woman » Illustrative » (gloriously arrayed,) of the church of Christ

Psalm 45:13

The King's daughter is all glorious within; Her clothing is interwoven with gold.

Galatians 4:26

But the Jerusalem above is free; she is our mother.

Revelation 12:1

A great sign appeared in heaven: a woman clothed with the sun, and the moon under her feet, and on her head a crown of twelve stars;

Woman » Frequently » Zealous in promoting superstition and idolatry

Jeremiah 7:18

"The children gather wood, and the fathers kindle the fire, and the women knead dough to make cakes for the queen of heaven; and they pour out drink offerings to other gods in order to spite Me.

Ezekiel 13:23

therefore, you women will no longer see false visions or practice divination, and I will deliver My people out of your hand Thus you will know that I am the LORD."

Ezekiel 13:17

"Now you, son of man, set your face against the daughters of your people who are prophesying from their own inspiration. Prophesy against them

Woman » Virtuous, held in high estimation

Proverbs 31:30

Charm is deceitful and beauty is vain, But a woman who fears the LORD, she shall be praised.

Proverbs 31:10

An excellent wife, who can find? For her worth is far above jewels.

Ruth 3:11

"Now, my daughter, do not fear. I will do for you whatever you ask, for all my people in the city know that you are a woman of excellence.

Woman » Young » Could not marry without consent of parents

Exodus 22:17

"If her father absolutely refuses to give her to him, he shall pay money equal to the dowry for virgins.

Genesis 24:3

and I will make you swear by the LORD, the God of heaven and the God of earth, that you shall not take a wife for my son from the daughters of the Canaanites, among whom I live,

Genesis 34:6

Then Hamor the father of Shechem went out to Jacob to speak with him.

Woman » Young » Not to be given in marriage considered a calamity

Isaiah 4:1

For seven women will take hold of one man in that day, saying, "We will eat our own bread and wear our own clothes, only let us be called by your name; take away our reproach!"

Judges 11:37

She said to her father, "Let this thing be done for me; let me alone two months, that I may go to the mountains and weep because of my virginity, I and my companions."

Psalm 78:63

Fire devoured His young men, And His virgins had no wedding songs.

Woman » Young » Often » Taken captive

Lamentations 1:18

"The LORD is righteous; For I have rebelled against His command; Hear now, all peoples, And behold my pain; My virgins and my young men Have gone into captivity.

Ezekiel 30:17-18

"The young men of On and of Pi-beseth Will fall by the sword, And the women will go into captivity. "In Tehaphnehes the day will be dark When I break there the yoke bars of Egypt. Then the pride of her power will cease in her; A cloud will cover her, And her daughters will go into captivity.

Woman » Illustrative » (lewd,) of the roman apostacy

Revelation 17:18

"The woman whom you saw is the great city, which reigns over the kings of the earth."

Revelation 17:4

The woman was clothed in purple and scarlet, and adorned with gold and precious stones and pearls, having in her hand a gold cup full of abominations and of the unclean things of her immorality,

Woman » Frequently » Subtle and deceitful

Ecclesiastes 7:26

And I discovered more bitter than death the woman whose heart is snares and nets, whose hands are chains One who is pleasing to God will escape from her, but the sinner will be captured by her.

Proverbs 7:10

And behold, a woman comes to meet him, Dressed as a harlot and cunning of heart.

Woman » Considered a valuable booty in war

Deuteronomy 20:14

"Only the women and the children and the animals and all that is in the city, all its spoil, you shall take as booty for yourself; and you shall use the spoil of your enemies which the LORD your God has given you.

1 Samuel 30:2

and they took captive the women and all who were in it, both small and great, without killing anyone, and carried them off and went their way.

Woman » Characterized as » Tender and constant to her offspring

Isaiah 49:15

"Can a woman forget her nursing child And have no compassion on the son of her womb? Even these may forget, but I will not forget you.

Lamentations 4:10

The hands of compassionate women Boiled their own children; They became food for them Because of the destruction of the daughter of my people.

Woman » Young » Called » Virgins

Genesis 24:16

The girl was very beautiful, a virgin, and no man had had relations with her; and she went down to the spring and filled her jar and came up.

Lamentations 1:4

The roads of Zion are in mourning Because no one comes to the appointed feasts All her gates are desolate; Her priests are groaning, Her virgins are afflicted, And she herself is bitter.

Woman » Often engaged in » Agriculture

Ruth 2:8

Then Boaz said to Ruth, "Listen carefully, my daughter. Do not go to glean in another field; furthermore, do not go on from this one, but stay here with my maids.

Song of Songs 1:6

"Do not stare at me because I am swarthy, For the sun has burned me. My mother's sons were angry with me; They made me caretaker of the vineyards, But I have not taken care of my own vineyard.

Woman » Often engaged in » Attending funerals as mourners

Jeremiah 9:17

Thus says the LORD of hosts, "Consider and call for the mourning women, that they may come; And send for the wailing women, that they may come!

Jeremiah 9:20

Now hear the word of the LORD, O you women, And let your ear receive the word of His mouth; Teach your daughters wailing, And everyone her neighbor a dirge.

Woman » Often engaged in » Domestic employments

Genesis 18:6

So Abraham hurried into the tent to Sarah, and said, "Quickly, prepare three measures of fine flour, knead it and make bread cakes."

Proverbs 31:15

She rises also while it is still night And gives food to her household And portions to her maidens.

Woman » Illustrative » (wise,) of saints

Matthew 25:4

but the prudent took oil in flasks along with their lamps.

Matthew 25:1-2

"Then the kingdom of heaven will be comparable to ten virgins, who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom. "Five of them were foolish, and five were prudent.

Woman » Young » Of distinction, dressed in robes of various colors

Psalm 45:14

She will be led to the King in embroidered work; The virgins, her companions who follow her, Will be brought to You.

2 Samuel 13:18

Now she had on a long-sleeved garment; for in this manner the virgin daughters of the king dressed themselves in robes. Then his attendant took her out and locked the door behind her.

Woman » Originally made » To be an helpmeet for man

Genesis 2:20

The man gave names to all the cattle, and to the birds of the sky, and to every beast of the field, but for Adam there was not found a helper suitable for him.

Genesis 2:18

Then the LORD God said, "It is not good for the man to be alone; I will make him a helper suitable for him."

Woman » Of distinction » Wore their hair plaited and adorned with gold and pearls

Isaiah 3:24

Now it will come about that instead of sweet perfume there will be putrefaction; Instead of a belt, a rope; Instead of well-set hair, a plucked-out scalp; Instead of fine clothes, a donning of sackcloth; And branding instead of beauty.

1 Timothy 2:9

Likewise, I want women to adorn themselves with proper clothing, modestly and discreetly, not with braided hair and gold or pearls or costly garments,

Woman » Submissive and respectful to husbands

Genesis 18:12

Sarah laughed to herself, saying, "After I have become old, shall I have pleasure, my lord being old also?"

1 Peter 3:6

just as Sarah obeyed Abraham, calling him lord, and you have become her children if you do what is right without being frightened by any fear.

Woman » Often engaged in » Tending sheep

Exodus 2:16

Now the priest of Midian had seven daughters; and they came to draw water and filled the troughs to water their father's flock.

Genesis 29:9

While he was still speaking with them, Rachel came with her father's sheep, for she was a shepherdess.

Woman » Often engaged in » Grinding corn

Matthew 24:41

"Two women will be grinding at the mill; one will be taken and one will be left.

Luke 17:35

"There will be two women grinding at the same place; one will be taken and the other will be left.

Woman » Illustrative » (at ease and careless,) of a state of carnal security

Isaiah 32:9

Rise up, you women who are at ease, And hear my voice; Give ear to my word, You complacent daughters.

Isaiah 32:11

Tremble, you women who are at ease; Be troubled, you complacent daughters; Strip, undress and put sackcloth on your waist,

Woman » Had a court of the tabernacle assigned to them

Exodus 38:8

Moreover, he made the laver of bronze with its base of bronze, from the mirrors of the serving women who served at the doorway of the tent of meeting.

1 Samuel 2:2

"There is no one holy like the LORD, Indeed, there is no one besides You, Nor is there any rock like our God.

Woman » Salvation promised through the seed of

Genesis 3:15

And I will put enmity Between you and the woman, And between your seed and her seed; He shall bruise you on the head, And you shall bruise him on the heel."

Isaiah 7:14

"Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign: Behold, a virgin will be with child and bear a son, and she will call His name Immanuel.

Woman » Young » Called » Damsels

Mark 5:39

And entering in, He said to them, "Why make a commotion and weep? The child has not died, but is asleep."

Genesis 24:55

But her brother and her mother said, "Let the girl stay with us a few days, say ten; afterward she may go."

Woman » Young » Called » Maids

Exodus 2:8

Pharaoh's daughter said to her, "Go ahead." So the girl went and called the child's mother.

Luke 8:51-52

When He came to the house, He did not allow anyone to enter with Him, except Peter and John and James, and the girl's father and mother. Now they were all weeping and lamenting for her; but He said, "Stop weeping, for she has not died, but is asleep."

Woman » Of the poorer classes swarthy from exposure to the sun

Song of Songs 1:5-6

"I am black but lovely, O daughters of Jerusalem, Like the tents of Kedar, Like the curtains of Solomon. "Do not stare at me because I am swarthy, For the sun has burned me. My mother's sons were angry with me; They made me caretaker of the vineyards, But I have not taken care of my own vineyard.

Woman » Young » Punishment for seducing, when betrothed

Deuteronomy 22:23-27

"If there is a girl who is a virgin engaged to a man, and another man finds her in the city and lies with her, then you shall bring them both out to the gate of that city and you shall stone them to death; the girl, because she did not cry out in the city, and the man, because he has violated his neighbor's wife. Thus you shall purge the evil from among you. "But if in the field the man finds the girl who is engaged, and the man forces her and lies with her, then only the man who lies with her shall die. read more.

Woman » Allowed to join in the temple-music from the time of david

1 Chronicles 25:5-6

All these were the sons of Heman the king's seer to exalt him according to the words of God, for God gave fourteen sons and three daughters to Heman. All these were under the direction of their father to sing in the house of the LORD, with cymbals, harps and lyres, for the service of the house of God Asaph, Jeduthun and Heman were under the direction of the king.

Woman » To wear her hair long as a covering

1 Corinthians 11:15

but if a woman has long hair, it is a glory to her? For her hair is given to her for a covering.

Woman » Originally made » To be the glory of man

1 Corinthians 11:7

For a man ought not to have his head covered, since he is the image and glory of God; but the woman is the glory of man.

Woman » Originally made » Subordinate to man

1 Corinthians 11:3

But I want you to understand that Christ is the head of every man, and the man is the head of a woman, and God is the head of Christ.

Woman » Originally made » For man

1 Corinthians 11:9

for indeed man was not created for the woman's sake, but woman for the man's sake.

Woman » Often engaged in » Spinning

Proverbs 31:13-14

She looks for wool and flax And works with her hands in delight. She is like merchant ships; She brings her food from afar.

Woman » Good and virtuous, described

Proverbs 31:10-28

An excellent wife, who can find? For her worth is far above jewels. The heart of her husband trusts in her, And he will have no lack of gain. She does him good and not evil All the days of her life. read more.

Woman » Often engaged in » Celebrating the victories of the nation

Exodus 15:20-21

Miriam the prophetess, Aaron's sister, took the timbrel in her hand, and all the women went out after her with timbrels and with dancing. Miriam answered them, "Sing to the LORD, for He is highly exalted; The horse and his rider He has hurled into the sea."

Woman » Originally made » From one of adam's ribs

Genesis 2:21-22

So the LORD God caused a deep sleep to fall upon the man, and he slept; then He took one of his ribs and closed up the flesh at that place. The LORD God fashioned into a woman the rib which He had taken from the man, and brought her to the man.

Woman » Young » Punishment for seducing when not betrothed

Exodus 22:16-17

"If a man seduces a virgin who is not engaged, and lies with her, he must pay a dowry for her to be his wife. "If her father absolutely refuses to give her to him, he shall pay money equal to the dowry for virgins.

Woman » Unfaithfulness of, when married found out by the waters of jealousy

Numbers 5:14-28

if a spirit of jealousy comes over him and he is jealous of his wife when she has defiled herself, or if a spirit of jealousy comes over him and he is jealous of his wife when she has not defiled herself, the man shall then bring his wife to the priest, and shall bring as an offering for her one-tenth of an ephah of barley meal; he shall not pour oil on it nor put frankincense on it, for it is a grain offering of jealousy, a grain offering of memorial, a reminder of iniquity. 'Then the priest shall bring her near and have her stand before the LORD, read more.

Woman » Punishment for injuring, when with child

Exodus 21:22-25

"If men struggle with each other and strike a woman with child so that she gives birth prematurely, yet there is no injury, he shall surely be fined as the woman's husband may demand of him, and he shall pay as the judges decide. "But if there is any further injury, then you shall appoint as a penalty life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot, read more.

Woman » Often engaged in » Embroidery

Proverbs 31:22

She makes coverings for herself; Her clothing is fine linen and purple.

Woman » Of distinction » Fond of dress and ornaments

Isaiah 3:17-23

Therefore the Lord will afflict the scalp of the daughters of Zion with scabs, And the LORD will make their foreheads bare." In that day the Lord will take away the beauty of their anklets, headbands, crescent ornaments, dangling earrings, bracelets, veils, read more.

Woman » Illustrative » (foolish,) of mere professors

Matthew 25:1-3

"Then the kingdom of heaven will be comparable to ten virgins, who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom. "Five of them were foolish, and five were prudent. "For when the foolish took their lamps, they took no oil with them,

Woman » Frequently » Fond of self-indulgence

Isaiah 32:9-11

Rise up, you women who are at ease, And hear my voice; Give ear to my word, You complacent daughters. Within a year and a few days You will be troubled, O complacent daughters; For the vintage is ended, And the fruit gathering will not come. Tremble, you women who are at ease; Be troubled, you complacent daughters; Strip, undress and put sackcloth on your waist,

Woman » Safety in childbirth promised to the faithful and holy

1 Timothy 2:15

But women will be preserved through the bearing of children if they continue in faith and love and sanctity with self-restraint.

Woman » Vows of, when married not binding upon the husband

Numbers 30:6-8

"However, if she should marry while under her vows or the rash statement of her lips by which she has bound herself, and her husband hears of it and says nothing to her on the day he hears it, then her vows shall stand and her obligations by which she has bound herself shall stand. "But if on the day her husband hears of it, he forbids her, then he shall annul her vow which she is under and the rash statement of her lips by which she has bound herself; and the LORD will forgive her.

Woman » Rights of

Numbers 27:1-8

Then the daughters of Zelophehad, the son of Hepher, the son of Gilead, the son of Machir, the son of Manasseh, of the families of Manasseh the son of Joseph, came near; and these are the names of his daughters: Mahlah, Noah and Hoglah and Milcah and Tirzah. They stood before Moses and before Eleazar the priest and before the leaders and all the congregation, at the doorway of the tent of meeting, saying, "Our father died in the wilderness, yet he was not among the company of those who gathered themselves together against the LORD in the company of Korah; but he died in his own sin, and he had no sons. read more.

Woman » Characterized as » Loving and affectionate

2 Samuel 1:26

"I am distressed for you, my brother Jonathan; You have been very pleasant to me. Your love to me was more wonderful Than the love of women.

Woman » Frequently » Silly and easily led into error

2 Timothy 3:6

For among them are those who enter into households and captivate weak women weighed down with sins, led on by various impulses,

Woman » Young » Kind and courteous to strangers

Genesis 24:17

Then the servant ran to meet her, and said, "Please let me drink a little water from your jar."

Woman » Young » Fond » Ornaments

Jeremiah 2:32

"Can a virgin forget her ornaments, Or a bride her attire? Yet My people have forgotten Me Days without number.

Woman » Generally wore a vail in the presence of the other sex

Genesis 24:65

She said to the servant, "Who is that man walking in the field to meet us?" And the servant said, "He is my master." Then she took her veil and covered herself.

Woman » Originally made » By God in his own image

Genesis 1:27

God created man in His own image, in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.

Woman » Illustrative » (delicate,) of backsliding israel

Jeremiah 6:2

"The comely and dainty one, the daughter of Zion, I will cut off.

Woman » Young » Inherited parents' property when there was no male heir

Numbers 27:8

"Further, you shall speak to the sons of Israel, saying, 'If a man dies and has no son, then you shall transfer his inheritance to his daughter.

Woman » Origin and cause of the name

Genesis 2:23

The man said, "This is now bone of my bones, And flesh of my flesh; She shall be called Woman, Because she was taken out of Man."

Woman » Curse pronounced on

Genesis 3:16

To the woman He said, "I will greatly multiply Your pain in childbirth, In pain you will bring forth children; Yet your desire will be for your husband, And he will rule over you."

Woman » Characterized as » Weaker than man

1 Peter 3:7

You husbands in the same way, live with your wives in an understanding way, as with someone weaker, since she is a woman; and show her honor as a fellow heir of the grace of life, so that your prayers will not be hindered.

Woman » Of distinction » Haughty in their deportment

Isaiah 3:16

Moreover, the LORD said, "Because the daughters of Zion are proud And walk with heads held high and seductive eyes, And go along with mincing steps And tinkle the bangles on their feet,

Woman » Illustrative » (forsaken,) of israel in her captivity

Isaiah 54:6

"For the LORD has called you, Like a wife forsaken and grieved in spirit, Even like a wife of one's youth when she is rejected," Says your God.

Woman » Led man to disobey God

Genesis 3:6

When the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a delight to the eyes, and that the tree was desirable to make one wise, she took from its fruit and ate; and she gave also to her husband with her, and he ate.

Woman » To be governed by, considered a calamity by the jews

Isaiah 3:12

O My people! Their oppressors are children, And women rule over them O My people! Those who guide you lead you astray And confuse the direction of your paths.

Woman » To be slain by, considered a great disgrace

Judges 9:54

Then he called quickly to the young man, his armor bearer, and said to him, "Draw your sword and kill me, so that it will not be said of me, 'A woman slew him.'" So the young man pierced him through, and he died.

Woman » Were required to hear and obey the law

Joshua 8:35

There was not a word of all that Moses had commanded which Joshua did not read before all the assembly of Israel with the women and the little ones and the strangers who were living among them.

Woman » Young » Required to learn from and imitate their elders

Titus 2:4

so that they may encourage the young women to love their husbands, to love their children,

Topics on Woman

A Good Woman

21;7;28

which I am still seeking but have not found. I have found one man among a thousand, but I have not found a woman among all these.

Being A Woman Of God

46;11;3

But I want you to understand that Christ is the head of every man, and the man is the head of a woman, and God is the head of Christ.

Contentious Woman

7;16;19

She made him sleep on her knees, and called for a man and had him shave off the seven locks of his hair. Then she began to afflict him, and his strength left him.

Creation Of Woman

1;2;18

Then the LORD God said, "It is not good for the man to be alone; I will make him a helper suitable for him."

Godly Woman

20;31;10

An excellent wife, who can find? For her worth is far above jewels.

Man And Woman

46;11;12

For as the woman originates from the man, so also the man has his birth through the woman; and all things originate from God.

Marriage Between Man And Woman

46;7;33

but one who is married is concerned about the things of the world, how he may please his wife,

Virtuous Woman

20;31;10

An excellent wife, who can find? For her worth is far above jewels.

Woman's Place

46;11;9

for indeed man was not created for the woman's sake, but woman for the man's sake.